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NASSM Conference Abstract Archive: NASSM 2016

NASSM 2016
Communication
One Nation One Team: An Examination of the 2015 U.S. Women’s Soccer National Team Players’ Self-Presentation on Twitter
Matthew Blaszka, Indiana State University; Molly Hayes Sauder, York College of Pennsylvania
The Building Blocks for Online Communities
Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
The Power of the Retweet: Athlete Twitter Endorsement Activity
B. Colin Cork, University of Arkansas; Terry Eddy, University of Arkansas (Advisor)
Team Identification and Instagram
Nicole Furuiye, University of Northern Colorado; Kerry Fischer, University of Northern Colorado
An Exploration of Factors that Encourage and Discourage Sport Fans from Using Their Smartphones
Sun Kang, Manchester University; Marion Hambrick, University of Louisville; Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville
The Effect of Anthropomorphism on Sport Consumers’ Responses toward Team’s Performance
Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Wonseok (Eric) Jang, University of Florida; Shintaro Sato, Georgia Southern University
Athlete Celebrity’s Image Management in Non-Sport Product Endorsements
Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Why We Follow: Exploring How Culture Shapes Users’ Motivations for Following Sport Organizations on Twitter and Weibo
Bo Li, University of Arkansas; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas; Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Megan Turk, University of Arkansas; Jongyeol Yoo, University of Arkansas
Double Standard? An Evaluation of Responses to a Televised Sport Debate
Michael Mudrick, York College of Pennsylvania; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Perception Formation Process for Subsidized Stadiums: A Grounded Theory Analysis of Miami-Dade Residents
Emily Must, University of Northern Colorado; Daniel Rosenberg, Barry University (Advisor)
People-First Language in Newspaper Coverage of Paralympic Games Held in North America
Joshua Pate, James Madison University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Timothy Mirabito, Marist College
Consumer Misbehavior: Pay-Per-View Broadcasts and Peer-to-Peer Smartphone Streaming Apps
Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University
Online Sport Consumers Segmentation: Examining the Differing Psychological Connections of a Team’s Online Following
Olan Scott, University of Canberra; Jason Doyle, Griffith University; Anthony Beaton, University of Canberra ; Jerry Watkins, University of Canberra
Advancing Social Media Research
Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University; Grace Yan, University of Missouri; Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa; Rebecca Achen, Illinois State University
Diversity
Examining the Size and Scope of Youth Disability Sport
Michael Cottingham, University of Houston; Don Lee, University of Houston; Mitzi Laughlin, University of Houston; Fernanda Velasco, Texas Women's University
Head Coach Gender and Team Performance in the WNBA
Lindsey Darvin, University of Florida; David Berri, Southern Utah University
The Salience of Sport in Cross-Race Friendship Selection
Gareth Jones, North Carolina State University; Kyle Bunds, North Carolina State University; Troy Carlton, North Carolina State University; Mike Edwards, North Carolina State University; Jason Bocarro, North Carolina State University
An Analysis of Motivation of Sport Participation among College Students: A Cross-National Comparison
Sunyoong Kim, University of Arkansas; Jongyeol Yoo, University of Arkansas; Jaeman Son, University of Arkansas; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas (Advisor)
Sponsorship Opportunities for Professional Women Soccer Players: Their Perspectives
Alyssa Mautz, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Creating Beneficial Relationships: A Diversity and Inclusion Workshop for Researchers Sponsored by the NASSM Diversity Committee
Kristy McCray, Otterbein University; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Examining Diversity and Inclusion as an Indicator of Success in College Athletics: The Case for Building an Inclusive Workplace
E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nefertiti A. Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst
An Examination of Gender Differences in Student-athletes’ Perceived Career Barriers and Coping Efficacy: A Perspective from Social Cognitive Career Theory
Jin Park, University of Louisville; Sin-Wook Yoo, University of Louisville; Seonghun Lee, University of Louisville; Mary Hums, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Gender Analysis of Italian Women’s Basketball Coaches and Staff in Serie A1
Manuela Picariello, University of Tennessee; Lars Dzikus, University of Tennessee
The Fat Leading the Thin? Perceptions of Physical Activity Instructor Ability Relative to Body Size
Andrew Pickett, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Understanding the Motivations and Constraints of Women in Triathlon
Amy Rundio, East Carolina University; Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University
Basketball Officiating as a Gendered Arena: An Autoethnography
Claire Schaeperkoetter, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Walking a Mile in their Shoes: Examining Social Class and Accessibility in Sport
Christa Spedding, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Multicultural Goal: The Acculturation of Foreign Professional Athletes in MLS
Claudia Stura, University of Applied Sciences Kufstein
Managing a Big Problem: Attitudes towards Sexual Diversity in Spanish Soccer
Luisa Velez-Colon, West VirginiaUniversity; Joaquín Piedra, University of Seville
What’s Diversity Got to Do With Me?
Jörg Vianden, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse; Elizabeth Gregg, University of North Florida
Economics
Momentum Effects and the “Hot Hand” in College Football
Katie Brown, Texas A&M University; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University
Supercharging the Mallpark: Battery Atlanta and the Future of Baseball Stadium Development
Michael Friedman, University of Maryland, College Park; Adam Beissel, University of Maryland, College Park
Public Goods Generated by Intercollegiate Athletics: Student's Willingness to Pay Increased Athletic Fees
Mark Howard, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Evaluating League Competitiveness in Europe: Public Involvement vs. Privatization in European Soccer
Gidon Jakar, University of Michigan; Stephanie Gerretsen, University of Michigan; Mark Rosentraub, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Factors Impacting Management Tenure in Professional Sport
Matthew Juravich, University of Akron; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University
The Determinants of Television Audience Demand for Professional Baseball: An Analysis of Post-Season Games
Kihan Kim, Seoul National University; Jongwon Paik, Seoul National University; Yunjae Cheong, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; Yoonji Ryu, Seoul National University
From Rivalry to Reciprocity: Ultimatum Game Outcomes Between College Football Rivals
Brian Mills, University of Florida; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia
Shortening the NBA Game: A Look at the Effects on Competitive Balance
Ryan Spalding, Merrimack College; Caleb Engelbourg, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Mike McGrath, University of Massachusetts Amherst
International Comparisons and Fan Demand for Professional Soccer
Hojun Sung, University of Florida; Brian Mills, University of Florida (Advisor)
Salary Structures and Team Performance: The Case of Wage Inequality in Major League Soccer
Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri; Brian Soebbing, Temple University; Anders Aarhus, University of Missouri
Ethics
Whistleblowing Intention in Sport: An Investigation into Perceptions, Antecedent Conditions, and Cost-Benefit Analysis
Andrew Goldsmith, Coastal Carolina University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University
Causes of Corruption in Intercollegiate Athletics: A Multi-Level Analysis
Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Caroline Heffernan, University of Minnesota
The Ethics of Message Board Engagement: The Deflategate Case
Brendan O'Hallarn, Old Dominion University; Michelle Redmond, Old Dominion University
Rethinking Athlete Gambling: Comparison to CEO Stock Purchase Behavior
Nicholas Schlereth, University of New Mexico; Evan Frederick, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
Perceptions of Hazing among Intercollegiate Athletes
Kayla Smith, Central Washington University; Kirk Mathias, Central Washington University (Advisor)
Are they Recruitable? Perceptions of Deviant Student-Athletes
Robert Turick, University of Florida; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida (Advisor)
Finance
A Critical Review of Determinant Factors of Attendance Demand
Sung Il Hong, Hong Kong Baptist University; Brooke Forrester, University of South Alabama
Licensed Sport Product Purchase Behavior: Analysis of the 2014 Asian Games Sales Revenue
Hyun-Woo Lee, Georgia Southern University; Shawn Saeyeul Park, Middle Georgia State University; Sunyun Shin, Yonsei University; Young Do Kim, University of Nebraska Kearney; Woong Kwon, Hoseo University; Tae Jun Chon, Soongsil University
The Financial Value of Athlete Endorsements: Is It Worthwhile to Invest?
J. Lucy Lee, Bowling Green State University; June Won, Bowling Green State University
Governance
Athletics or Academics: The Effects of University Conference Switches
Philip Bergman, University of Missouri; Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri (Advisor)
Changing Rules: A Stakeholder Perspective of College Coaches on NCAA Policy
Matt Huml, University of Louisville; Mary Hums, University of Louisville
The Institutionalization of Paralympic Sport Governance: The Case of the United States Olympic Committee
Kelsey LeFevour, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia
Athlete's Perspective on Own the Podium
Hillary Pattenden, Brock University; Lucie Thibault, Brock University (Advisor)
The Development of Athletes in the United States and Europe: A Contrast in Sport Governance
Daniel Rosenberg, Barry University; Tijana Bunjevacki, Barry University
Examining the Amalgamation of New Zealand Golf: Financial, Strategic, and Integration Perspectives
Sally Shaw, University of Otago; Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology
Integrating Athletics within the Academy: Educational Experiences of Athletes, Musicians, and Traditional Students
Erianne Weight, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Megan Lewis, Boston University
Legal Aspects
Education and Management of Concussions in Iowa High School Football
Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota; Colby Felts, University of South Dakota
An Examination of Concussion Safety Policies in U.S. Municipal Park and Recreation Departments
Sungwon Kim, University of Florida; Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor); John O. Spengler, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Sexual Violence and College Athletics: An Examination of How Higher Education Institutions are Managing Sexual Violence and Sexual Misconduct Investigations
Anita Moorman, University of Louisville; Barbara Osborne, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
A Content Analysis of Vulnerable Road Users Laws in the US
Yoojung Rhee, University of Florida; John Egberts, University of Florida; Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor)
An Analysis of Doping-Related Dispute Resolution in United States Olympic Sport
Emily Sparvero, University of Texas at Austin; Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee; James Bemiller, University of Tennessee; Manuela Picariello, University of Tennessee
Management/Leadership
Growth Entrepreneurship in Sport Business: Two Cases from Finland
Aila Ahonen, Jyvaskyla University of Applied Sciences
A Cohort Effect on Sport Participation: A Case of the Tokyo 1964 Olympic Games
Kurumi Aizawa, Waseda University; Ji Wu, University of Minnesota; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
An Analysis of Scholarly Literature on CSR in Sport: Looking Back to Move Forward
Christos Anagnostopoulos, Molde University College; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan
Stakeholder Salience in Professional Sport Clubs: A Perspective Based on Fans’ Self-Perceptions
Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia & Universidade de Lisboa; David Hedlund, St. John’s University; Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology; Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology
Gender Bias in Evaluation of Leaders: Examining the Decline in Female Head Coaches
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Janelle E. Wells, University of South Florida; Nefertiti A. Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nicole LaVoi, University of Minnesota
Mapping the Landscape of Sports Facilities Management in Trinidad & Tobago: A Critical Approach
Sherlan Cabralis, University of the West Indies; Cornell Foo, Auburn University at Montgomery; George Schaefer, Auburn University at Montgomery
The Outcomes of an In-School SBYD Intervention Focused on Developing Grit and Leadership Characteristics
Michael Corral, University of Connecticut; Jesse Mala, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Exploring Sense of Community among Older Adult Volunteers in Community Sport
Luc Cousineau, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo (Advisor); Lisbeth Berbary, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
Through the Kaleidoscope Lens: Exploring Gender Differences in the Career Needs of NCAA D-I Head Coaches
Shaina M. Dabbs, Elon University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University
Authentic Leadership Theory in Sport Management and its Influence on Sense of Community: An Exploratory Qualitative Study
Zack Damon, Texas A&M University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Getting by with a Little Help from my Friends: Volunteer Social Capital in Community Sport
Alison Doherty, Western University; Russell Hoye, LaTrobe University; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo
Using Film to Teach Leadership in Sport Management: Challenging the Millennial Students
Patti Donahue, Troy University; John Miller, Troy University (Advisor)
Assessing the Occupational Leadership Efficacy of Sport Management Students
Michelle Dykstra, Brock University; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University (Advisor)
Aspirations through Associations: Using Division III Athletics to Enhance Institutional Status and Reputation
Rhema Fuller, The University of Memphis; Michael Hutchinson, The University of Memphis; Brennan Berg, The University of Memphis
Human Capital Legacy and Event Career Path: Lessons from the Athens 2004 Olympic Games
Chrysostomos Giannoulakis, Ball State University; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Michael Odio, University of Cincinnati; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
\We Wanna Do Different Stuff\: Lessons Learned from a Pilot Program
Christina Gipson, Georgia Southern University; Pamela Wells, Georgia Southern University; Trey Burdette, Georgia Southern University
Professional Sport Security and Marketing Interface: A Delphi Study
Kiernan Gordon, University of New Hampshire; William Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University; James DeMeo, Unified Sports & Entertainment Security Consulting, LLC
Managing a Sport by Managing Its Culture: Lessons from USA Rugby
B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Matthew Greenberg, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Allison Musser, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Erin Morris, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Role of Mentoring in Career Satisfaction and Career Breakthroughs for Women in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration
Meg G. Hancock, University of Louisville; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati; Janelle E. Wells, University of South Florida; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut
A Qualitative Study of Sport Event Volunteer Management
Janet Howes, University of Northern Colorado; David Stotlar, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
U.S. Collegiate Athletics: International Student Athletes' Recruiting Process
Evelyn Jara-Pazmino, University of South Carolina
College Football Consumers’ Reaction towards Supporting an Environmentally Friendly Stadium
Liyan Jin, University of Georgia; Minhong Kim, University of Georgia; Minkil Kim, Troy University; Kevin Byon, Indiana University; Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor); James Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
An Evaluation of Leadership Change and Hiring Profiles in NCAA Division I Men's Basketball
James Johnson, Ball State University; David Pierce, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; Brian Krohn, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; Lawrence Judge, Ball State University
Servant Leadership in Intercollegiate Athletics: Follower Perceptions of NCAA Division II Athletic Directors
Harlan Johnson, Southern Nazarene University; Richard Remedios, Northcentral University (Advisor)
Exogenous Policy Shocks and Institutional Change: NBA Policy and NCAA Externalities
Matthew Juravich, University of Akron; Brian Mills, University of Florida
Are Educated Sport Managers Better?
Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Kevin Mongeon, Brock University
Mentoring in Professional Sport: An Investigation of the Most Prolific General Managers in the History of the National Hockey League
Stephen Kirzinger, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor)
An Inferiority Complex: Managing Semi-Professional Clubs
Elsa Kristiansen, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences; Simon T. Day, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa/Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Recalibrating the Global Sport Impact (GSI) Index: A Scalable Framework for Measuring the Impact of Sporting Events on Their Host
Michael Linley, Victoria University; Eric Schwarz, Victoria University (Advisor); Hans Westerbeek, Victoria University (Advisor)
Resource Leveraging in Organizational Recruitment: Development and Testing of a Recruitment Model in NCAA Men's Basketball
Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Charn McAllister, Florida State University; Hunter Taylor, Baylor University; Pamela Perrewé, Florida State University; Gerald Ferris, Florida State University
Permeability of Sport Job Sectors: An Analysis of Careers across Boundaries
Michael Odio, University of Cincinnati; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Ethan Swingle, University of Cincinnati
Wearable Fitness Technology and Exercise Change Behavior
Anthony Pizzo, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Social Partnerships and College Athletics: A Means to Increase Social Impact on Community Stakeholders
Nicholas Schlereth, University of New Mexico; David Scott, University of New Mexico (Advisor); Shawn Berman, University of New Mexico (Advisor); Evan Frederick, University of New Mexico (Advisor); Todd Seidler, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
Job Satisfaction and Turnover in College Athletics Sales Departments: Does Sales Training Make a Difference?
Jason Simmons, University of Cincinnati; Nels Popp, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Engagement of Women in Sport: The Strategies Adopted by the International Olympic Committee
Alcides Vieira Costa, Lusíada University of Lisbon; Maria José Carvalho, University of Porto
Building and Sustaining Partnerships in Sport for Development and Peace: Challenges, Tensions, and Strategies
Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University; Na Ri Shin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Bruno Fusaro, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Role Conflict, Psychological Distress, and College Athletes: An Application of Conservation of Resources Theory.
Elodie Wendling, University of Florida; Timothy Kellison, University of Florida (Advisor)
Corporate Social Responsibility Practices and Professional Sport Organizations in Emerging Markets: A Stakeholder Perspective in the National Basketball Association’s Social Involvement in China
Hanhan Xue, Florida State University; Joanna Tweedie, Florida State University; Christopher McLeod, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Under Pressure?: An Exploration in Managing Stakeholder Interests and Priorities in High School Athletics
Jen Zdroik, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Marketing
The Value of Social Media for Sport Fans: A Sequential Focus Group Design Exploration
Gashaw Abeza, Southern Methodist University; Norm O’Reilly, Ohio University; Benoit Seguin, University of Ottawa
The Effectiveness of Word of Mouth in Spectator Sport: A Gender Difference Perspective
Akira Asada, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Expansion of Brand Value: A Case Study of an AFL Franchise
Kathy Barlow, Whittier College; Vishal Kolar, Whittier College
CSR and Community Sport Events: Balancing Sponsorship and a Public Health Agenda
Rachel Batty, Massey University - Palmerston North; Graham Cuskelly, Griffith University; Kristine Toohey, Griffith University
Exploring the Role of Digital Marketing in Facilitating Value Co-Creation in Small Sports Clubs
Ryan Bell, Ulster University; Damian Gallagher, Ulster University (Advisor); Audrey Gilmore, Ulster University (Advisor)
Understanding the Role of Fan Club Membership on Service Quality Assessments in Professional Soccer
Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia & Universidade de Lisboa; Abel Correia, Universidade de Lisboa; Stephen Ross, Concordia University, St. Paul; Tiago Ribeiro, Universidade de Lisboa
National Identity and Sport Consumerism: Consumer Behaviour and the Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan American Games
Cheri Bradish, Ryerson University; Nick Burton, Brock University; Melanie Dempsey, Ryerson University
Consumer Motives for Daily Fantasy Sports: A Content Analysis of Television Advertising
Simon Brandon-Lai, Florida State University; John Holden, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Investigating the Effects of Fan Association with Sport Team Performance and Corporate Social Responsibility on Pride, and Understanding the Intention to Donate
Jaewon Chang, University of Florida; Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor); Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University; Michael Sagas, University of Florida; Seong-Hee Park, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
What Gives You a Sense of Pride? Effect of Fans’ Associations with Team Performance and Corporate Social Responsibility on Self-Continuity, Pride, and Word-of-Mouth Intention
Jaewon Chang, University of Florida; Ilyoung Ju, University of Florida; Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida; Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University
Reconsidering the Role of Fit in Athlete Endorsement: New Evidences from the Single–Target Implicit Association Test (ST–IAT)
Yonghwan Chang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Is Negative Publicity of Athletes Always Harmful? A Memory–Based Illusory Perspective
Yonghwan Chang, University of Florida; Semih Yilmaz, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Influence of Brand Experience, Satisfaction, and Uncertainty on Brand Loyalty: A Focus on the Golf Club Industry as an Experience Good
Mi Ryoung Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Kisung Dennis Kwon, Seoul National University (Advisor); Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
There’s No Place Like Home: Understanding Team Identification as a Memory of Home
Dorothy Collins, University of South Carolina; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Brand Management in a Niche Sport: An LPGA Golfer's Use of Instagram
Melissa Davies, University of the Pacific; Michael Mudrick, York College of Pennsylvania
Driving Sponsee Equity in a Sports Context: Concurrent Sponsors’ Collective Responsibility
Peter Dickenson, Loughborough University; Anne Souchon, Loughborough University
The Expected Social Impact of Hosting Winter Olympic Games from a Non-Host Perspective During the Bidding Stage
Liu Dongfeng, Shanghai University of Sport; Christopher Hautbois, Université Paris-Saclay; Michel Desbordes, Université Paris-Saclay
Exploring Motivations of Daily Fantasy Sports Participants
Joris Drayer, Temple University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University; Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University
Niche versus Mainstream Sport Fandom: Exploring Desire for Uniqueness
Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University
Exploring the Connections between Grassroots Football and the Canadian Football League: A Customer Equity Perspective
Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick; Bob Copeland, McLaren Global Sport Solutions; Wade Wilson, University of Waterloo
Effects of Ticket Donation on the Consumer Behavior and Attitude of Sport Fans
Sarah Frazier, Cleveland State University; Eddie Lam, Cleveland State University
Realizing Entrepreneurial Opportunities & Alternative Revenue in the Global Sport and Entertainment Marketplace
Damian Gallagher, Ulster University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; John Miller, Troy University
The Role of Pride Feelings in the Team and Fan Community Identification Processes: An Empirical Examination in Japanese Professional Sport
Brian Gordon, University of Kansas; Masa Yoshida, Biwako Seikei Sport College; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas; Makoto Nakazawa, University of Tsukuba
Effect of Consumer Education on NHL Fan Renewals: An Experimental Study
Michelle Harrolle, University of South Florida; Michael Mondello, University of South Florida
Examining the Impact of Promotional Rivalry Titles on Fan Perceptions and Behavior in Intercollegiate Athletics
Cody T. Havard, The University of Memphis; Daniel Wann, Murray State University; Frederick Grieve, Western Kentucky University; Timothy D. Ryan, The University of Memphis
Feminist Themes within the Marketing of The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL)
Chris Henderson, Miami University; James Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor); Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor); Kevin Byon, Indiana University (Advisor); Paul Schempp, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Influence of Personal Performance Expectation on Event Satisfaction
Moon Sup Hyun, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Exciting vs. Winning Game? Relative Effects of the Game Outcome and Process on Fans’ Happiness and Overall Game Evaluations
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Daniel Wann, Murray State University (Advisor); Jeoung-Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University
Exploring the Impact of Multiple External Identities on the Development of Team Identification
Soyoung Joo, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Ben Larkin, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Five Dimensions of Sport Brand Personality
Chanho Kang, University of North Alabama; Ye Hoon Lee, University of North Alabama; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
From Event Quality To Quality of Life: The Role of Satisfaction and Purchase Happiness
Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Nicholas Theodorakis, Qatar University; Kostas Alexandris, Aristotle University
Explaining Attendance through Social Network Analysis: The Effect of Centrality and Team Identification on Continued Game Attendance
Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina; Rose Marie Ward, Miami University
The Halo Effect of CSR oriented Sport Sponsorship in Customers’ Attribution toward Service Failure
Daehwan Kim, University of Florida; Yongcheol Kim, Catholic University in Korea; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Major League Baseball Teams’ Promotional Tactics to Get Fan Engagement on Instagram
Joon Kyoung Kim, University of South Carolina; Kevin Hull, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Annelie Schmittel, University of Florida
Fulfilling Psychological Needs and Improving Life Satisfaction through Sport Consumption Activities: A Comparison with Non-Sport Activities
Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor); Adrianna Alonso, Florida State University; Casey Coholan, Florida State University; Daniel Prewett, Florida State University
How Consumer Engagement Influences Consumer Extra-Role Behaviors
Tae Ho Kim, Washington State University; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor); Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University; Justin Barnes, University of Idaho
Personality, Fan Identification, and Mediated Sports Consumption: A Phenomenological Approach
Min Jung Kim, University of New Mexico; Luke Lunhua Mao, University of New Mexico
Flow as Sports Consumer Experiences in the Sports Media: A Conceptual Model
Daehwan Kim, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Community Value Innovation: The Role of Minor-League Sport Teams in Rural Communities
Young Do Kim, University of Nebraska Kearney; Hyun-Woo Lee, Georgia Southern University; Nita Unruh, University of Nebraska Kearney
Mega versus Local Sport Sponsorships
Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Younghan Lee, Mississippi State University (Advisor)
Daily Fantasy Sports: Motives for Consumption
Ryan Kota, Florida State University; Charles Reid, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor); Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Addressing Issues in the Measurement of Sport Attendance Motives
Ryan Kota, Florida State University; James Harwood, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Exploring the Move Away from Cable TV: Are Sport Fans a Threat to Cut the Cord?
Ben Larkin, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Show and Tell? How Sport Manufacturers Are Re-Defining their Self-Presentation on Digital Platforms
Katie Lebel, St. John's University; Terry Eddy, University of Arkansas; B. Colin Cork, University of Arkansas
Are You Angry? Are You Disgusted? Yet You are Still a Fan? The Effect of Athletes’ Off-Field Immoral Behaviors on Fans’ Emotion and Team Identification
YoungJik Lee, Washington State University; Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor); Tae Ho Kim, Washington State University (Advisor)
Examining the Influence of Perceived Risk and Consumer Personality on Sport Apparel Purchase within the Context of Gift Giving
Choonghoon Lim, Seoul National University; Hyunwoo Kim, Seoul National University; Hongbum Eun, Seoul National University
Cross-Cultural Examination of Soccer Brand Perceptions
Jennifer Mak, Marshall University; Siu Yin Cheung, Hong Kong Baptist University; N. David Pifer, University of Georgia; Carina King, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Dressed to the Nines: Using Fashion Theory to Explain Athlete Apparel Choice
Jonathan Mays, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas
Sense of Place and Environmental Sustainability in Sport
Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University; Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University
Structural Relationship among Socio-Motivation, Market Demand, Overall Satisfaction, and Consumption of WNBA Game Events
Sophia D. Min, University of Northern Iowa; Kevin Byon, Indiana University (Advisor); Minkil Kim, Troy University (Advisor); Thomas A. Baker III, University of Georgia (Advisor); James Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Athletic Ticket Pricing in the Collegiate Environment: An Agenda for Research
Craig Morehead, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University (Advisor); Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University (Advisor); Timothy Madden, Old Dominion University (Advisor)
Competition of Mediated Professional Sport in Broadcasting: Applying Latent Dirichlet Allocation with Big Data
Taeyeon Oh, Seoul National University; Namkyeong Jang, Seoul National University; Hyung Keun Koo, University of Pennsylvania; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Assessing the Role of Fan Community Attachment in Building Brand Equity
Brent Oja, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Portuguese Soccer Fans and Their Love for ‘The Big Three’
Boris Osorio, Brock University; Craig Hyatt, Brock University
Branding Opportunities in Twitter: Evidence from the Professional Soccer Industry
Petros Parganas, Heriot-Watt University; Christos Anagnostopoulos, Molde University College; Simon Chadwick, University of Salford
The Effects of Emotional Appeals in Charity Sporting Event Advertisements on Intention to Participate: Examining the Roles of Sympathy, Empathy, and Personal Involvement
Meungguk Park, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Taeho Yoh, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Paul Pedersen, Indiana University
Determinants of Trust, Commitment, and Satisfaction among Participants in Charity Affiliated Sporting Events
Meungguk Park, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Sung Jin Nam, Daegu University of Foreign Studies
Modeling a Demonstration Effect: The Case of Track Cycling Competitions at the 2015 Pan Am Games
Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; David Drewery, University of Waterloo; Mark Havitz, University of Waterloo; Heather Mair, University of Waterloo
Exploring Spectator Motivations for Attending E-Sports Events
Haozhou Pu, Florida State University; Hwayong Son, Independent Scholar; Zhongtian Lin, Florida State University
Marketing Youth Running Events: Targeting Parents
Michelle Redmond, Old Dominion University; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University (Advisor)
Organized Fan Groups and Their Effect on Sport Spectator Enjoyment
Charles Reid, Florida State University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Advertising Clutter in NASCAR: The Impact on Ratings, Share, and Number of Viewers
Stephen Ross, Concordia University; Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Examining Consumer-Based League Brand Associations for Women's Sport Leagues
Brittani Sahm, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor); Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Ted Spiker, University of Florida (Advisor)
An Empirical Examination of an Online Team Community and its Consequences
Thiago Santos, Universidade de Lisboa; Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia & Universidade de Lisboa (Advisor); Abel Correia, Universidade de Lisboa (Advisor)
Examining Fan Engagement through Social Network Sites and its Consequences
Thiago Santos, Universidade de Lisboa; Abel Correia, Universidade de Lisboa (Advisor); Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia & Universidade de Lisboa (Advisor)
Does Doing Good Shield against Athlete Scandals? The Effect of Positive Associations on Consumer Judgement and Behavior Toward Scandalized Athletes
Shintaro Sato, Georgia Southern University; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor); Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor)
Conceptualizing Cause Related Marketing in Professional Sport Organizations
Cleo Schyvinck, Ghent University; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan; Annick Willem, Ghent University
Understanding Quality Attributes that Predict Service Value and Word-of-Mouth for Two Minor-League Sports
Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville; Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville
Effects of Team Identification on College Adjustment: A Cross-National Study between American and Korean students
Jaeman Son, University of Arkansas; Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University; Junmo Sung, Troy University; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas (Advisor)
Understanding Long-Distance Fandom: A Qualitative Study of Chinese Soccer Fans.
Yiran Su, Temple University; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University
Effects of Situational and Enduring Involvement on Team Identification
Junmo Sung, Troy University; Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas; Terry Eddy, University of Arkansas
Predicting Consumption of Rival Sport Team Games: The Importance of Team Identification of Perceptions of the Rival
Daniel Wann, Murray State University; Ted Peetz, Belmont University; Frederick Grieve, Western Kentucky University; Jason Lanter, Kutztown University; Julie Partridge, Southern Illinois; Cody T. Havard, University of Memphis
Owning the Campus: Examining the Impact of Sportswear Sponsorship on Student Consumers
Henry Wear, University of South Carolina; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Simon Brandon-Lai, Florida State University
Building on Community through the Use of a Sporting event: The Case of the CrossFit Open.
Jules Woolf, Adelphi University; Heather Lawrence, Ohio University
Identifying Critical Factors Associated with Millennial Sport Consumption Behavior
Brian Yim, Kent State University; Kevin Byon, Indiana University (Advisor); Thomas Baker, University of Georgia (Advisor); James Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Agony of Defeat: Disappointment Impacts on Baseball Fans
Sukjoon Yoon, Texas A&M University; James Petrick, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Hyunmin Yang, Texas A&M University
The Link between Team Associations and Team Product Consumptive Behaviors
Hoyeol Yu, University of Houston; Dong Hun Lee, University of Houston (Advisor); Michael Cottingham, University of Houston (Advisor)
Show Me the Money: Purchase Behaviors in Sponsorship
Noni Zaharia, Florida State University; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado
The Role of Emotion in Impulse Buying of Sport Team-Licensed Merchandise
Xiaochen Zhou, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Understanding the Triggers of Inspiration in Sport Event Participation Among Runners
Ran Zhou, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor); Nicholas Theodorakis, Qatar University; Kostas Alexandris, Aristotle University
Organizational Theory/Culture
A Case Study Analysis of Competitive Advantage amongst Provincial Rugby Organizations in Canada
Scott Asselstine, University of New Brunswick; Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick (Advisor)
Testing the Limits of Trust: Athlete Foundations and Team Outcomes
Lauren E. Brown, DeSales University; William Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University
Status and Status Signals in European Soccer
Chen Chen, University of Alberta; Dan Mason, University of Alberta
Building Capacity for Local Sport for Social Change: An Action Research Project
Ryan Clutterbuck, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
Can They Handle the Pressure?: An Analysis of Major League Baseball Playoff Races
Mike Ferguson, Brock University; Kevin Mongeon, Brock University (Advisor)
Understanding the Strategic Nature of Social Responsibility in Major Junior Hockey
Lynne Gulliver, University of Waterloo; Kristen Rogalsky, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
Corporate Social Responsibility as a Human Resource Advantage for Sport Organizations
Theodore Hayduk III, Texas A&M University; Zack Damon, Texas A&M University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
CSR Initiatives in College Athletic Programs: A Website Content Analysis of Community Service Endeavors
Rammi Hazzaa, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Katja Sonkeng, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Taeho Yoh, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (Advisor)
Contextualizing Erotic Capital for Sexualized and Commercialized Women’s Sports
Kayoung Kim, Dongduck Women's University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University; Jinwoo Ahn, Seoul National University; YuSeung Doh, Seoul National University
Assessing Donor Motivation in Professional Sports from the Stakeholder Perspective
Minhong Kim, University of Georgia; James Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Positive Organizational Behavior in Sport: The Left and Right of Psychological Capital (PsyCap) in Sport Organizations
Minjung Kim, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor); Pamela Perrewé, Florida State University; Gerald Ferris, Florida State University
Evaluating Student-Athlete Emotional Intelligence Development Due to Participation in College Sport
Gregory Lott, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
The Strategic Use of Sport to Grow Enrollment: A Case Study Analysis
Gregory Lott, The Ohio State University; Sean Dahlin, The Ohio State University; Emily Newell, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Legitimacy for Capacity? An Investigation of the Role of Certification in Community Sport Organizations
Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Torsten Schlesinger, Chemintz University of Technology; Alison Doherty, Western University; Kyle Johnston, Club Excellence/Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport; Kristen Rogalsky, University of Waterloo
Institutional Entrepreneurship to Avoid Change: The NCAA’s Institutional Maintenance Strategies
Calvin Nite, Texas Tech University; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta
Sport Employee Identification: Developing and Validating an Instrument
Brent Oja, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor); Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Managing Institutional Maintenance: A Case Study of Anti-Doping Strategies, Policies, Procedures, and Practices in Canadian Interuniversity Sport
Evan Richtsfeld, University of New Brunswick; Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick (Advisor)
Understanding the Evolution of Environmental Practices in Mega-Sporting Events: A Case Study of the Olympic Games
Walker Ross, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Reaching Out to Diverse Ethnic Communities: Perceived Organizational Culture of the LA Dodgers and its Impact on Korean Fans
Na Ri Shin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Doo Jae Park, Eastern Illinois University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Inter-Organizational Relationships and the Development of Elite Flemish Tennis Players
Popi Sotiriadou, Griffith University; Jessie Brouwers, Griffith University; Veerle De Bosscher, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Contrapower Harassment: A Quantitative Analysis of the Experiences of Sport Management Female Faculty
Elizabeth Taylor, University of Tennessee; Allison Smith, University of Tennessee; Cheryl Rode, Ohio Dominican University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee (Advisor)
A Need for Data-Driven Decision Making: Perspectives on Advancing Theory and Practice in Intercollegiate Athletics
Erianne Weight, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Robert Malekoff, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ellen Staurowsky, Drexel University; Richard Southall, University of South Carolina
Boundary Spanning and Expansion in a Collegiate Athletics Sustainability Committee
Elodie Wendling, University of Florida; Timothy Kellison, University of Florida (Advisor)
E-Sports Management? Institutional Logics, Professional Sports, Emerging E-Sports Field
Hanhan Xue, Florida State University; Haozhou Pu, Florida State University; Matthew Hawzen, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Professional Preparation
Sustaining the Development of Sport Management: Perspectives of University Senior Administrators
Damon Andrew, Louisiana State University; Ming Li, Western Michigan University; Dan Mahony, Winthrop University; Jim Weese, Western University
Preparedness & Profession: Analysis of Sport Management Alumni Career Trajectories
Jessica Braunstein-Minkove, Towson University; Jaime DeLuca, Towson University
Who’s Coaching our Kids? From Athlete to Head Coach
Carol Fletcher, St. John's University; Simon Pack, St. John's University
Sport Management Faculty Perceptions of Professional Service
Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; James Strode, Ohio Dominican University; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Bob Baker, George Mason University; Pam Baker, George Mason University; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado; Armen Shaomian, University of South Carolina
Is Talent Transfer an Effective Option for Rugby Sevens Athlete Development?
Lisa Gowthorp, Bond University; Ben Corbett, Loughborough University; Danny O'Brien, Bond University
Reconceptualizing the Sport Management Ph.D. – For Sport Management Doctoral Students
James Harwood, Florida State University; Mark DiDonato, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
The Value and Challenges of Interdisciplinary Research in Sport Management
Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Orland Hoeber, Universtiy of Regina; Bob Baker, George Mason University; Pam Baker, George Mason University; George Cunningham, Texas A & M University
Going Pro in Something Other Than Sport: Does Being a Student-Athlete Impact Hiring Decisions in Intercollegiate Athletics?
Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Chad McEvoy, Northern Illinois University; Keegan Morgan, Northern Illinois University; Delroy Folkes, Northern Illinois University
Issues in Sport Management Doctoral Programs: Perspectives from the Directors
John Miller, Troy University; Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina
Moving from Research Idea to Research Agenda: How to Develop Your Research Road Map as a Graduate Student
Allison Musser, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Natalie Smith, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Kyle Rich, Western University; Kylie Wasser, Western University
Sport Management Faculty Perspectives on Mid-Career Mentoring and Professional Development
Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Sean Dahlin, The Ohio State University; James Morton, The Ohio State University
Working with Industry: How to Cultivate Practitioner Partnerships within a Sport Management Program
Nels Popp, University of North Carolina; Chad McEvoy, Northern Illinois University; Michelle Gacio Harrolle, University of South Florida; Gina Pauline, Syracuse University; Matt Garrett, Loras College
The Influence of Athletic Identity on Career Exploration in Intercollegiate Athletics: Examining a Mid-Sized University Considering a Move from FCS to FBS in Football
David Shonk, James Madison University; Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Emeka Anaza, James Madison University
An Examination of Student-Athletes’ Academic Advising Contentment
Katja Sonkeng, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Rammi Hazzaa, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Taeho Yoh, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (Advisor)
Division III Athletic Facilities and College Choice Factors
Erica Zonder, Adrian College; Keith Christy, Adrian College
Research/Statistical Methodology
Mapping the Sport Consumer: Concept Mapping in Qualitative Research
Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Toward a More Well-Balanced Approach: A Content Analysis of NASSM Conference Abstracts from 2002 to 2015
Joon Young Han, Yeungnam University; Gregory Kane, Eastern Connecticut State University; Sarah Walton, Central Connecticut State University; Minyong Lee, North Carolina A&T University
An Analysis of Media Sponsors Exposure Effects
Jiyoung Park, University of Northern Colorado; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Investigating Sport Management Literature: A Summative Content Analysis of the International Journal of Sport Management
Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University; Doris Lu-Anderson, Mira Costa College
Measuring Referee Retention and Attrition
Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Jacob Tingle, Trinity University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Kyungun Ryan Kim, University of Texas at Austin
Ethical Considerations in Sport Management Research Methodologies
Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Annelies Knoppers, Utrecht University; Ellen Staurowsky, Drexel University
Biased Decision-Making in Sport
Weller Ross, Brock University; Kevin Mongeon, Brock University (Advisor)
Socio-Cultural
Redefining the Stacking Phenomenon Four Years Later: Eight Seasons of Racial Tasking among College Quarterbacks
Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Robert Turick, University of Florida
Sport for Social Change in the City: Case Southeastern United States
Velina Brackebusch, University of Georgia; Billy Hawkins, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Role of Alma Mater Sport in International Students' School Adaptation and Life Satisfaction
Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Chungsup Lee, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jie Xu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
The Antecedents and Consequences of Organizational Commitment in Ethnic Sporting Event: The Social Impact of 2015 Korean Sports Festival
Kyu-soo Chung, Winston-Salem State University; Geumchan Hwang, Northern State University; Clay Harshaw, Winston-Salem State University; Seungyup Shin, Sang Ji University
Music, Sport and Physical Activity: Intersecting to Yield Positive Impact
Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University; Khalid Ballouli, University of South Carolina
Looking at the Work-Life Interface of College Head Coaches through the Kaleidoscope: A Gender and Career Stage Study
Shaina M. Dabbs, Elon University; Jeffrey Graham, University of Tennessee; Marlene Dixon, Troy University
¿Por Qué Jugar? A Study on Sport Socialization among Hispanic and Latina Female Student-Athletes.
Lindsey Darvin, University of Florida; Alicia Cintron, University of Louisville; Meg G. Hancock, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Why Isn’t Marijuana Used as a Medical Treatment for Concussions? Perceptions of Former NFL Players
Patti Donahue, Troy University; John Miller, Troy University (Advisor)
A Comparative Study of Girls Flag American Football in England and the USA
Peter Evans, Coventry University; Marlene Dixon, Troy University
A Retrospective Analysis of Motivations to Participate in Youth Sport: Why Youth Sustained Participation
Meredith Flaherty, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor); Timothy Kellison, University of Florida (Advisor)
Motivation in Youth Sport: Examination of the Antecedents and Importance
Michael Fraina, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
The Role of Change Agent and Event Context in Sport-for-Development Projects
Chrysostomos Giannoulakis, Ball State University; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology Sydney; Lindsey Blom, Ball State University
Sport Transitions as Epiphanies
Randall J. Griffiths, University of the Incarnate Word; David W. Walsh, University of Houston; Heather M. Barton-Weston, University of the Incarnate Word
Constraints to Participation in Sport in Developing Countries: A Comparison
Gail Halforty, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University; Laetitia Radder, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Examining the Effect of Status and Organizational Context on the Salience of College Student-Athletes' Identities
Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; Sara Soderstrom, University of Michigan; Di Lu, University of Michigan
The Gendering of Sport Fan Clothing on Team Online Stores
Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Katie Sveinson, University of Regina; Raúl García, University of Regina; Nathan Legg, University of Regina
Recruitment and Retention of Adult Sport Participants: The Challenge of Player Ratings
Edward Horne, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Matthew Brown, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Uncertain Mobility: Adaptive Sport Programming for Participants Living with Homelessness
Matthew Horner, Florida State University; Christopher McLeod, Florida State University; Matthew Hawzen, Florida State University; Mark DiDonato, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
A Qualitative Assessment of Social Impact of a Charity Sport Event in Cambodia
Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Caroline Heffernan, University of Minnesota
An Exploration of Community-Orientated Practice by Professional Sport Teams
Adam Karg, Deakin University; Katie Rowe, Deakin University
Atlanta’s Urban Renewal Reprise: Coupling the 1996 Olympic Stadium and 2017 SunTrust Park Developments
Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University
An Analytical Framework for Measuring Sport Literacy
Kyungun Ryan Kim, University of Texas at Austin; Emily Sparvero, University of Texas at Austin; Fernando Diego Arguelles, University of Texas at Austin
Expanding Horizons: Study Abroad’s Impact on Sport Management Students
Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University
Personal Values, Goals, and Involvements in Sport: A Cross-Cultural Study
Dong Hun Lee, University of Houston; Yinghui Zhang, Huaqiao University; Michael Cottingham, University of Houston; Hoyeol Yu, University of Houston
Sense of Community And Social Capital: Examining The Moderating Effects Of Social Identity, Psychological Involvement, And Behavioral Involvement In Adult Recreational League Tennis
Eric Legg, Arizona State University; Mary Wells, University of Utah; Aubrey Newland, California State University, Chico
Health and Physical Literacy in Sport: An Examination of the Associated Benefits and Risks of Football Participation across the Life Course
Sherrina S. Lofton, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor); Noah S. Webb, Florida State University; Amy M. Burdette, Florida State University (Advisor); Michael C. Turner, Florida State University
Forever Our City: Examination of an MLS Supporter Group
Justin Lovich, State University of New York at Cortland
\They Made Me Do It\: An Exploration of Student-Athlete Volunteer Motivations and Satisfaction
Tiesha Martin, Virginia Commonwealth University; Lisa Rufer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Mark Slavich, Virginia Commonwealth University
The Sexual Assault Prevention Paradigm for Athletic Departments: Creating Change in Athletic Department Culture
Kristy McCray, Otterbein University; Susan Sutherland, The Ohio State University
Title IX then and now at Old Dominion University: Listening for the Echoes
Brendan O'Hallarn, Old Dominion University; Angela Eckhoff, Old Dominion University; D'Andra Seymore, Old Dominion University
(Para)Panamania: The Influnece of the Toronto 2015 ParaPan Am Games on Spectator and Volunteer Attitudes Towards Disability
Kyle Paradis, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University; David Legg, Mount Royal University; David McGillivray, University of the West of Scotland; Gayle McPherson, University of the West of Scotland
DIY Sport or DIY Eroticism? Tensions in the Spectacle of Roller Derby
Diana Parry, University of Waterloo; Troy Glover, University of Waterloo
Cheers and Queers: Leveraging Sport Events for LGBTQ Communities
Kyle Rich, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Physically Active Leisure and Community Health: Evidence from US Counties
Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; James Du, Temple University
League Bilong Laif: Sport for Development in Papua New Guinea
Emma Sherry, La Trobe University; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology Sydney; Emma Seal, La Trobe University
Does the Sport Fan Role Cause Conflict with Family? Exploring the Dynamics
Jason Simmons, University of Cincinnati; Meg G. Hancock, University of Louisville; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati
All Families Can Play: Building Inclusive Experiences for LGBTQ Parents and Their Children in Youth Sport
Dawn Trussell, Brock University; Heather Isnor, Brock University; Jennifer Apgar, Independent Scholar
Catalysing Parasport Development through Events: Challenges and Lessons from the Local initiatives
Kylie Wasser, Western University; Robert Carlisi, Western University; Marika Kay, Western University; Ross Bailey, Western University; Madison Hubley, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University
Super Bowl XXXVI and the New England Patriots: A Critical Discourse Analysis of White-Framed Narratives of Patriotism Post-9/11
Anthony J. Weems, Texas A&M University; John N. Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
The Role of Behavioral Involvement in Social Identity Work within Sport Management
Christine Wegner, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Sporting Space and Governmentality: The Modernization of Wrigley Field
Grace Yan, University of Missouri; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University; Jacob Toppel, University of Missouri
Sport Tourism
Tourist Expenditure at a Sport Event Portfolio: Determinants, Outcomes, and Variances
Richard Buning, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; Zachary Cole, The University of North Carolina Greensboro; Jeff McNamee, Linfield College
Active Sport Heritage and Tourism Development: The Case of the Tour of Flanders Cyclo Event
Inge Derom, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Gregory Ramshaw, Clemson University
Event Factors and Experience Affecting (Repeat) Participation in an International Youth Hockey Tournament
Alexander DiBiase, University of Windsor; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Impact of International Sport Events on Host Countries’ Destination Images: A Comparison of the 2014 Winter Olympics and the 2015 IAAF Championships
Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University; Sungho Cho, Bowling Green State University; Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University
Using Equity Theory to Understand Non-Host City Residents’ Perceptions of a Mega-Event
Hannah Lovegrove, University of Queensland; Sheranne Fairley, University of Queensland
I’m Racing Abroad! Examining Sport Event and Destination Choices
Brianna Newland, University of Delaware; Thomas Aicher, University of Cincinnati
Attitudes toward Attending the 2016 Olympic Games and Visiting Brazil after the Games
Claudio Rocha, University of São Paulo; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Welcome to the Club! An Examination of the Initiation Phase of the Active Sport Event Travel Career
Amy Rundio, East Carolina University; Richard Buning, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Brand Associations of Minor Hockey Tournaments: Understanding the Rep Hockey Parents' Perspective
Daniel Wigfield, Brock University; Chris Chard, Brock University (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Finalist
Sunday Afternoon Social Capital: An Ethnographic Study of the Southern City Jets Club
Dorothy Collins, University of South Carolina; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
A Qualitative Exploration of the Ticket-Pricing Process Used in Intercollegiate Athletics
Craig Morehead, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University (Advisor)
Managing Sport and Physical Activity Spaces to Create Body Weight Inclusivity: Dimensionality and Health Related Outcomes
Andrew Pickett, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
Run Again another Day: The Role of Satisfaction on Repeat Marathon Participation
Bradley Baker, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Teaching
Using Narrative Techniques to Increase Engagement in Sport Management Online Courses
Windy Dees, University of Miami; Alicia Jessop, University of Miami; Tywan Martin, University of Miami; Warren Whisenant, University of Miami
From Classroom to Community: Sport-based Service Learning in a Sport Management Curriculum
M. Katie Flanagan, Florida State University; Wilma Proctor, Florida State University; Neal Ternes, Florida State University; Ibrahim Toure, Florida State University
Impact of Team Based Learning and Immediate Feedback Assessment Technique on Student Learning and Retention
Alanna Harman, Lock Haven University; Justin Wartella, Lock Haven University; Patricia Lally, Lock Haven University
An Exploration of a Community of Inquiry in Graduate Online Sports Administration Education
Heather Lawrence, Ohio University; Kelley Walton, Ohio University; Michael Pfahl, Ohio University; Aaron Wright, Ohio University; Scott Smith, Ohio University
Redesigning Sport Through Fink
Robyn Lubisco, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Teaching Environmental Sustainability Across The Sport Management Curriculum
Haylee Mercado, University of South Carolina; John Grady, University of South Carolina
The Need for Experiential Learning in Career Preparation: An Examination of Sales Training in Sport Administration Education
Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville; Samuel Schmidt, University of Louisville; Matthew Paras, University of Louisville
An Ethnographic Study: Parental Influence in Travel Youth Baseball and Softball
Allison Smith, University of Tennessee; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee (Advisor)
I am Not a Tyrant: Sport Management Faculty Members’ Attitudes toward Students
Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Bo Li, University of Arkansas; C.H. Wilson, Jr., Georgia Southern University; Megan Turk, University of Arkansas; Cheryl Rode, Ohio Dominican University; Benjamin D. Goss, Stetson University
Tweeting to Bridge the Gap: A Collaborative Netnography of the NASSM 2015 Social Media Correspondents
Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Melissa Ogilvie, University of Ottawa; Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa (Advisor); Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
An Examination of Sport Management Master’s Programs and Curriculum
Jennifer Willett, Kennesaw State University; Chris Brown, Kennesaw State University