NASSM 2021
Communication
The More You Win, The Less You Believe? An Examination of the Moderating Effect of Team Performance on Attitude Toward Message of Sport Fan’s Superstitions
Wen-hao Winston Chou, University of Georgia; Jeong-Yeob Han, University of Georgia (Advisor); James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Who Wrote the Sports News: AI or Human Reporter? The Perspective of Persuasion Knowledge Model
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Sungkyunkwan University; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan; Erik Bucy, Texas Tech University
Exploring Sport Media Consumption Behavior in the Use of Paid Sports Streaming Services: A Qualitative Inquiry
Andrew Kim, University of Georgia; Minhong Kim, University of North Texas (Advisor); James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Understanding Demonstration Effect on Non-sport Behaviors: A Conceptual Application of the Transtheoretical Model
Danielle Kushner Smith, North Carolina State University; Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University (Advisor)
The Effect of Crisis Response Appropriateness on the Behavioral Intentions of Major League Baseball Fans
Seomgyun Lee, The University of Mississippi; Taeyeon Oh, The University of Mississippi (Advisor)
How do Guilt and Shame Help You Participate in Physical Activity? The Role of Message Framing
Jiho Lee, Seoul National University; Jinguk Kim, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Lee, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Motivation Behind Watching Korea Baseball Organization Games Amongst U.S. Baseball Fans During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Minkyo Lee, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania; Ju Young Lee, Indiana University Kokomo; Jinwook (Jason) Chung, Winthrop University
The Role of Actual Brand Positioning: An Analysis of Digital Advertisements
J. Lucy Lee, Bowling Green State University; June Won, Bowling Green State University
Femvertising or Faux Feminism? A Critical Discourse Analysis of Sport Femvertising Campaigns
Zahra Sharifzadeh, Texas A&M University; Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University
That's Classic: The Impact of Nostalgic Media on Sports Consumers
Mark Slavich, Grand View University; Eric Hungenberg, University of Tennesseee at Chattanooga
“Wear Your Damn Mask!”: Effects of SEC Head College Football Coaches COVID-19 Public Service Announcements
Tim Wilson, Tusculum University; Chris Croft, University of Southern Mississippi
The Effect of Subjective Knowledge of Sport, Perceived Anonymity, and Neutralization on the Willingness to Write Malicious Comments
Dong Chun Won, Seoul National University; SangYong An, Seoul National University; Jooho Kim, Seoul National University; Choong Hoon Lim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Conference Theme
The Athletic Department’s Role in Racial Justice and the Black Lives Matter Movement: Perceptions of NCAA Student-Athletes
Natalie Bunch, Georgia State University; Beth A. Cianfrone, Georgia State University (Advisor)
Transforming the Coaching Landscape in England: Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Women Soccer Coaches’ Acts of Resistance
Beth Clarkson, University of Portsmouth; Keith Parry, Bournemouth University; Rebecca Sawiuk, University of Hertfordshire; Laura Grubb, University of Portsmouth; Emma Kavanagh, Bournemouth University
Authenticity in Sport Organization Statements Towards Black Lives Matter and Social Justice
Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas; Andrew C. Pickett, University of South Dakota; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Kwame Agyemang, The Ohio State University; Katie M. Brown, Texas Tech University; John Singer, Texas A&M University
Say Her Name: Examining Media Coverage in Women’s Professional Sports through an Intersectionality Lens
Risa F. Isard, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Alannah Scardino, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Missy Kubik, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Sophie Weller, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Aadit D. Mehta, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Sport Fan Networks and Social Advocacy: An Examination of Black Girl Hockey Club
Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Bradley Baker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Hidden in Plain Sight: Deconstructing “Race” and Colonial Legacy in the Narratives of Curling Club Culture
Richard Norman, University of Waterloo; Heather Mair, University of Waterloo (Advisor); Katie Misener, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
Experiences of Black Women Athletics Administrators in the NCAA Division I Workplace
Gabrielle Nottage, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Barbara Osborne, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Safe for Whom and for What? Scrutinizing ‘Safe Sport,’ Inclusion, and Equity Policies of National Sport Organizations in Canada: An Intersectional Workshop
Danielle Peers, University of Alberta; Janelle Joseph, University of Toronto; Chen Chen, University of Alberta; Lisa Tink, University of Alberta; William Bridel, University of Calgary; Tricia McGuire-Adams, University of Ottawa; Laura Hall, Laurentian University; Lindsay Eales, University of Alberta
#SportToo: Improving Opportunities for Women and Women of Color in Sport Management
Jillian Rosandich, United States Sports Academy; Robert Herron, United States Sports Academy; Holly Pak, United States Sports Academy; Shane Mitchell, United States Sports Academy; Brandon Spradley, United States Sports Academy (Advisor)
The Arborescent Model of Privilege: Critical Allyship in Sport Management
Daniel Springer, Texas A&M University; Sarah Stokowski, Clemson University (Advisor)
Using the Civic Wealth Framework to Develop a Comprehensive Diversity Plan for Sport Management Programs
James Strode, Ohio University; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; Donna Pastore, Ohio State University; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University
How Students View an Athletic Department’s Social Responsibility in Times of Racial Diversity and Social Unrest
Alison Talcott, The Ohio State University; Jourdan Seib, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Experiences of Black Athletes with White Fandom
Saadia Timpton, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Barbara Osborne, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Why Are There So Few Black Women Head Coaches in College Basketball? An Intersectionality Analysis
Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Mackenzie Rector, The Ohio State University; Kwame Agyemang, The Ohio State University
Leadership Diversity and COVID-19 Risk Management in NCAA Division I Football
Lance Warwick, University of Guelph; Josh Gonzales, University of Guelph; Heather Kennedy, University of Guelph (Advisor); Ann Pegoraro, University of Guelph (Advisor); Sandeep Mishra, University of Guelph (Advisor)
Facilities/Events
Running Passion: Does it Influence Event Satisfaction?
Thomas Aicher, University of Colorado Colorado Springs; Brianna Newland, New York University
Residents’ Experiences and Socio-Economic Outcomes from Hosting the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, Ten Years Later
Jordan Bakhsh, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor); Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Sustaining Olympic Legacy Through Strategic Resource Management in the Post-Games Phase: A Resource-Based View
Jinsu Byun, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
“A Huge Step Forward”?: Moving Towards Socially Just Public Spaces Through Women’s Cycling
Cory Kulczycki, University of Regina; Amy Rundio, Georgia Southern University; Arshpreet Kaur Mallhi, Georgia Southern University
Barriers to Prioritizing Environmental Sustainability in Collegiate Athletics
Lauren L. Lichterman, Texas A&M University; Brian P. McCullough, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Sustainability at the President’s Cup: An Eagle or a Double Bogie?
Jamee Pelcher, University of Tennessee; Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee (Advisor)
Predicting Climatological Impacts to Mega-Events in the 2020s
Walker Ross, Florida Southern College; Madeleine Orr, State University of New York at Cortland
Leveraging Sport Events for the Promotion of Human Rights in Host Communities: Diffusion of Innovations and Anti-Trafficking Campaigns
Stacy-Lynn Sant, University of Michigan; Christine Maleske, University of Michigan; Wenche Wang, University of Michigan; Elizabeth King, University of Michigan
Social Media Engagement and Social Impact Experiences: The Case of the 2019 NBA Finals
Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; Jordan Bakhsh, University of Ottawa; Ann Pegoraro, University of Guelph
The Influence of Adapted Sport and Non-Sport Infrastructure 2008 Legacies on Beijing Residents Support for the 2022 Beijing Winter Games
Yishan Wang, The University of Florida; Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, The University of Florida (Advisor)
Finance/Economics
Does Location Matter? An Econometric Analysis of Stadium Location and Attendance at National Women’s Soccer League Matches
Tarlan Chahardovali, Florida State University; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina; Ryan Dastrup, University of South Carolina
Do Excitement, Winning, and Losing Impact Risk-Taking? Evidence from the National Hockey League
Alexander Davidson, Wayne State University; Scott Tainsky, Wayne State University; Matthew D. Meng, Utah State University; Mitchell C. Olsen, Notre Dame University
The Multi-Dimensionality of Competitive Balance: Some Further Evidence from the Major Leagues
Bill Gerrard, University of Leeds; Morten Kringstad, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Team Performance Metrics in the 2020 NBA Bubble: A Case Study
Tyler J. Hajek, University of Northern Colorado; Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
The Impact of Hosting Mega-Events in Small Communities: An Analysis of Local Real Estate Markets During the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Games
Chan Hyeon Hur, University of South Carolina; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Rivalry and Teamwork Among Players in the National Basketball Association
Moonsup Hyun, Temple University; Taeyeon Oh, University of Mississippi
Assessing Customer Discrimination in NCAA College Basketball Television Viewership
Byungju Kang, University of Georgia; Steven Salaga, University of Georgia
‘So, It's Kind of Like, a Kind of a Nail in the Coffin’: The Effects of COVID-19 on the Career and Life of Developmental Tour Golfers
Robbie Matz, California University State, Long Beach; Allison Smith, University of New Mexico
Sports City, USA: A Case Study of Public-Private Partnerships in Frisco, Texas
Grace McDowell, Texas Woman's University; Gwendolyn Weatherford, Texas Woman's University (Advisor)
Credibility Loss Among the Generally-Wise Crowds and the Upsurge of Underdog Teams
Adrian Simion, Wayne State University; Scott Tainsky, Wayne State University (Advisor); Steven Salaga, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Expert Leadership and the Impact of NBA Head Coaches on Team Performance
Tyler Skinner, University of Georgia; Steven Salaga, University of Georgia (Advisor); Matthew Juravich, University of Akron
Competitive Balance and the Emergence of \Big Clubs\ in Major League Soccer
Clinton Warren, University of Minnesota; Daniel Plumley, Sheffield Hallam University; Robert Wilson, Sheffield Hallam University
Factors Affecting the Retention of NCAA Athletes
Tsu-Lin Yeh, University of South Carolina; Mark Nagel, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Governance/Policy
The Issues and Challenges Associated with Becoming Sports Governance Compliant: Insights from Ireland
Sarah Banville, Waterford Institute of Technology; Ray Griffin, Waterford Institute of Technology (Advisor); Patrick Delaney, Waterford Institute of Technology (Advisor); Noel Connors, Waterford Institute of Technology (Advisor)
Advancing Sport Event Research Through Agency Theory
Kerri Bodin, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Kenyan Athletes’ Experiences with Anti-Doping Education and the Challenges of WADA Code Implementation
Byron Juma, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Andrew Bloodworth, Swansea University (Advisor); Julian R. Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Opening the “Black Box”: Exploring Board Decision-Making Processes in Non-Profit Sport Organizations
Erik L. Lachance, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Analyzing Sport Participation Policy from a Gendered and Spatial Perspective: Identifying Issues and Analyzing Contexts
Kyle Rich, Brock University; Ann Pegoraro, University of Guelph; Brooke Ellison-Wareing, University of Guelph; Philip Ampofo-Dwomoh, Brock University; Jeffrey Boggs, Brock University; Andrew Backer, Row Ontario
How to Increase Youth Governance in Organized Sport?
Anna-Maria Strittmatter, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Vulnerability to Occupational Fraud in Community Sport Organizations
Pamela Wicker, Bielefeld University; Graham Cuskelly, Griffith University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo
Management
Measuring and Evaluating Corporate Social Responsibility in Professional Sport
Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Marika Warner, Maple Leaf Sport and Entertainment; James Lopez, LA Dodgers Foundation; Lisa Kikulis, Brock University
Practice Theory and the Study of Sport Organization
Taryn Barry, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Innovation Under Pressure: How Athletes Transform Their Business Models in Times of Crisis
Nataliya Bredikhina, Temple University; Katie Sveinson, Temple University (Advisor); Thilo Kunkel, Temple University (Advisor)
Building Coaching Capacity at One Provincial Sport Organization
Ryan Clutterbuck, Brock University; Pat Reid, Brock University; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University
Leading With Legacy - Exploring the Concept of Legacy as a Behavioral Intention in Sport Organization Leadership
Adam Copeland, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Justice: Examining Responses to Environmental Disruption in Professional Sport Leagues
Adam Copeland, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Perceptions of Leader Character for Sport Performance
Corey Crossan, Western University; Karen Danylchuk, Western University (Advisor)
Understanding the Relationship between Youth Sport Participation and Family Resilience
Jeffrey R. Farr, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B. Christine Green, George Mason University (Advisor); Julian R. Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Supporting the Case for Values: Utilizing the 4-I Values Framework to Explore Management by Values (MBV) in a Professional Sport Organization
Evan Gwartz, Brock University; Michael Van Bussel, Brock University; Kirsty Spence, Brock University
Synch or Swim: Examining the Capacity of the Canadian University Artistic Swimming League
Alanna Harman, Wilfrid Laurier University; Nicole Vandermade, Wilfrid Laurier University; Lindsay Duncas, McGill University
Fix the Women? The Effects of Gendered Leadership Training in Sport
Lauren Hindman, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Risa F. Isard, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
How Organizational Structure and Power Relations Impact Decision Making— An Empirical Investigation of General Manager Turnover in the NBA
Xiaoan Huang, University of South Carolina; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta; Donald Schepker, University of South Carolina
When Home Becomes Work: The Pandemic’s Impact on Work and Family for College Sport Employees
Matt Huml, University of Cincinnati; Elizabeth Taylor, Temple University; Eric Martin, Boise State University
The Organizational Identification and Well-being Framework: Theorizing the Contribution of Sport Organizations in Times of Crisis
Yuhei Inoue, Manchester Metropolitan University; Daniel Lock, Bournemouth University; Leah Gillooly, Manchester Metropolitan University; Richard Shipway, Bournemouth University; Steve Swanson, Deakin University
Adapting to a New Normal: The Impact of the COVID-19 on the Mediatization of Professional Sport Organizations
Sehwan Kim, University of Georgia; Jinsu Byun, University of Georgia; Jepkorir Rose Chepyator Thomson, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Are They Doing Good and Right? Assessing the Nonprofit Effectiveness and Community Impact of Professional Sport Team Nonprofit Organizations
Minhong Kim, University of North Texas; Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado; Youngmin Yoon, Eastern New Mexico University
The Unbalanced Structure of College Football Causing Competitive (Im)balance: A Social Network Approach
Sanghoon Kim, Texas A&M University; Sangchul Park, Texas A&M University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Developing and Managing Sport Team Captains as Formal Leaders: Perspectives from Collegiate Coaches
Leeann Lower-Hoppe, The Ohio State University; Shea Brgoch, The Ohio State University; Tarkington Newman, University of New Hampshire
The Complex Institutional Environment of Competitive Sport in the United States
Charles D.T. Macaulay, University of Connecticut; Laura J. Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
“What’s with the Scarf?” Investigating the Perceptions of Identity Covering by Hiring Committees In Sport
Jeffrey D. MacCharles, Michigan State University; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
A Typology of Strategic Approaches to Membership Growth in Nonprofit Community Sport
Kristen A. Morrison, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
A Theory of Institutional Shocks and Organizational Change in Sport
Ajhanai Newton, University of Connecticut; Charles D.T. Macaulay, University of Connecticut; Calvin Nite, Texas A&M University
Examining the Effects of Institutional Maintenance Work on Institutionalization in US Athletic Departments
Calvin Nite, Texas A&M University; Sayvon Foster, Texas A&M University; Matt Huml, University of Cincinnati
Crafting Their Way Forward: An Exploration of Job Design Among Sport Employees
Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado; Claire C. Zvosec, Louisiana State University; Minjung Kim, University of Mississippi; Logan Schuetz, University of Northern Colorado; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University
From the Ground Up: A Model for Improving Organizational Performance Through Sport Employee Growth
Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado; Minjung Kim, University of Mississippi; Nathan R. Baer, Louisiana State University
A Qualitative Study Exploring Perceived Barriers to Career Development: Perspectives from Division I Female Student-Athletes
Jin Park, Indiana University Bloomington; Antonio Williams, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
The Impact of Justice Perception in Non-Profit Sport Organization on Citizenship and Dysfunctional Behavior: The Intervening Role of Exchange Orientation
Sangchul Park, Texas A&M University; Calvin Nite, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
A Strategic Business Case for Women in Sport Leadership
Swarali Patil, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
Corporate Social Responsibility During COVID-19: An Initial Review of the NBA Response to the Global Pandemic
Manuela Picariello, Texas Woman's University; Richard Henry, Texas Woman's University; Gwendolyn Weatherford, Texas Woman's University; Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee; Vassilios Ziakas, Independent Scholar
Examining the Political Skill of Sport Leaders: The Effects of Social Astuteness on Employee Job Engagement and Identification
Logan Schuetz, University of Northern Colorado; Marcella G. Otto, Northern Illinois University; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Organizational Change in National Sport Organizations: Examining Capacity for Change
Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Establishing Legitimacy in the Face of a Dominant Amateur Sport Institution: A Case Study of True Hockey
Daniel Wigfield, University of Waterloo; Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
Social Responsibility Activities and Financial Performance: An Empirical Analysis of Bowl Games
Dylan Williams, The University of Alabama; Yoseph Mamo, Tennessee State University
Signaling Theory in College Football Recruiting: How On-Field Gameplay Entices Recruits
Dylan Williams, The University of Alabama; Jeremy Foreman, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Effects of Team-Member Exchange on Student-Athletes: The Mediating Role of Interpersonal Self-Efficacy and the Moderating Role of Seniority
Doyeon Won, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi; Ray Tak-yin Hui, Nagoya University of Commerce and Business; Weisheng Chiu, Open University of Hong Kong; Jung-sup Bae, Konkuk University
The Impact of Internal Marketing Activities on Mandatory Volunteers in Sport: A Case from the 2019 Military World Games in China
Doyeon Won, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi; Weisheng Chiu, Open University of Hong Kong; Hyejin Bang, Florida International University; Cindy Lee, West Virginia University; Lei Chen, Jianghan University
Exploring the Influence of Community Institutional Forces on Corporate Philanthropy in Professional Sport
Daniel Yang, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Marketing
Consumers Responses to Sports Leagues' Employer Branding: A Psychological Contract Perspective
Akira Asada, Texas Tech University; Christopher McLeod, University of Florida
Birds of a Feather: Using Word Embeddings to Evaluate Athlete Brand Similarity
Bradley Baker, University of Massachusetts Amherst
A Systematic Review of Psychological Outcomes of Artistic Gymnastics Participation
Courtney Beck, Florida State University; Amy Chan Hyung Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Michael Giardina, Florida State University (Advisor)
Marketing Approaches and Perspectives of the Big Ten's 14 Football Marketing Directors
Jonathan Benedek, Indiana University; Alex Gang, Indiana University; Braden Norris, Indiana University; Tyler Ratts, Indiana University; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
Network, Network, Network! Determinants of Athlete Social Media Brand Growth During Events
Nataliya Bredikhina, Temple University; Keshav Gupta, Temple University; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University (Advisor)
Understanding Athlete Branding: A Scoping Review
Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University; Zahra Sharifzadeh, Texas A&M University
Virtual Influencers as Endorsers? Examining the Interactions Between Consumers and Avatars on Instagram
Sarah Brown, Southern Methodist University; Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
The Differential Effects of Team Performance on Current and Throwback Team Apparel
Jisuk Chang, Seoul National University; Inae Oh, Seoul National University; Jiho Kim, Seoul National University; Choong Hoon Lim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Impacts of Confirmation Bias on Sport Consumer Responses to Athlete Scandals
Myoug Kyoung Choi, Yonsei University; Jae Hyeok Bae, Yonsei University; Joon Sung Lee, Yonsei University (Advisor)
Exploring the Managerial Perspective on Developing a New Sport Team Brand
Melissa Davies, Ohio University; Cole Armstrong, San Jose State University; Matthew Blaszka, Indiana State University; Christopher Koczak, Ohio University; Valentina Javiera Ibaseta Nunez, Ohio University
How New Updates Influence eSports Gamer’s Emotions
Chanwook Do, Texas A&M University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Effects of Different Message Appeals on Information Sharing and Giving Behaviors in Charity Running Events for Homeless People
Erica Dolinting, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Predictors of Sports Gambling in Legal and Illegal States
Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Ted Hayduk III, New York University; Joris Drayer, Temple University
An Examination of Sponsor Outcomes at Different Tiers of IndyCar
Zachary Evans, University of Windsor; Terry Eddy, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Finding the Perfect Match: Dimension Analysis and Development of the External Sponsorship Congruence Scale
Kelly Evans, Metropolitan State University of Denver; Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina
Evolution of The Number of Sponsors of Brazilian Sports Administration Entities in The Period 2014-2018
Rene Fender, University of Sao Paulo; Flávia Bastos, University of Sao Paulo (Advisor)
The Influence of Emotions on the Meaning of Sport Event Experience
Skyler Fleshman, University of Florida; Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
The Invisible Persuasive Hand: Interplay Between Consumers and Developers of Gamified Applications
Keshav Gupta, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Once Upon a Time: Using Brand Stories to Sell Signature Sneakers
Yoon Heo, Indiana University; Sungwook Son, Indiana University; Zack Pedersen, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
Determining the Effectiveness of NBA Jersey Sponsorship
Sungjai Hong, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Lucy Lee, Bowling Green State University (Advisor); Mikihiro Sato, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Avoiding Fan Discontinuity: Nostalgia and Displaced Fans
Blaine Huber, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Determinants of Muslim Women’s Pro-Sport Hijab Purchase Intention: Theory of Reasoned Action and Social Identity Perspective
Umer Hussain, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Dimensions of Constraining Factors Affecting Physical Activity Participation of Iranian Women
Khatereh Jamaat, Islamic Azad University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia; Lauren Michele Johnson, University of Georgia
Decision-Making Process of Millennial Esports Fans in Esports Live Streaming Consumption
Wooyoung (William) Jang, University of West Georgia; Brian H. Yim, Kent State University; Charles W. Jones, East Tennessee State University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University
The Buffering Role of Affective and Cognitive Trust on Disidentification.
Namkyeong Jang, Seoul National University; Jisuk Chang, Seoul National University; Jihyeon Oh, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
The Impact of the Interaction Effect of Gender and Genre on the Drivers Behind Esports Gameplay Intention
Wooyoung (William) Jang, University of West Georgia; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University
Gender Effects in Sponsor Decision-Making: Investigating Sponsor Loyalty in Title Sponsorships
Jonathan A. Jensen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Connor Leeson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Value of Being Official: Effects of Official Sponsor Designation on Brand Recognition
Jonathan A. Jensen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Jeremy Vlacancich, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Analysis of Home Training Online Content Users’ Intention and Behavior : Focusing on the UTAUT Model
Yun Ji Jeong, Yonsei University; Feng Yin, Yonsei University; Yeo Eon Kim, Yonsei University; June Hyeok Kang, Yonsei University; Tae Won Park, Yonsei University; Joon Sung Lee, Yonsei University (Advisor)
Dynamic Interplay of Athlete and Product Image as Determinants of Overall Signature Brand Image
Philip Kang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
The Influence of Risk Attitudes, Emotions and Life Goals on Intentions to Travel for Sport Events During a Pandemic
Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Skyler Fleshman, University of Florida; Inje Cho, University of Florida
Understanding Sport Social Media Usage: An Examination of Uses and Gratifications Theory
Heather Kennedy, University of Guelph; Daniel Funk, Temple University
eSports Users’ Consumption Behavior: The Case of Sports Simulation Games
Min Jung Kim, Fairleigh Dickinson University; Michael Stocz, University of North Alabama; Min Hyun Kim, Sam Houston State University
Sport Consumers’ Adoption of Digital Ticketing: The Moderating Effect of Technology Readiness
Sanghoon Kim, Texas A&M University; Hoyeol Yu, Arkansas State University; Jun-Phil Uhm, Texas A&M University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Effects of Attribution Type, Rumination and Distraction on Sport Fan’s Anger
Jinguk Kim, Seoul National University; Jiho Lee, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Impact of Sport Tourists’ Involvement and Emotions on Their Satisfaction of the Sport Event and Loyalty Toward the Host City
Euisoo Kim, University of Georgia; Yunduk Jeong, Kookmin University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
A Conceptual Framework of Year-Round Fan Engagement: The Role of Off-Season Fan Behavior
Han Soo Kim, University of Mississippi; Minjung Kim, University of Mississippi (Advisor); Andre Simmond, University of Mississippi
Differences in Points of Attachment in eSport Consumption: Exploring the Role of Gender and Culture
Se Jin Kim, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Development and Validation of a Multiple Points of Attachment Index for eSport Consumers
Se Jin Kim, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Role of Perceived Social Benefit on Behavioral Loyalty: A Moderated-Mediation Analysis
Dae Yeon Kim, University of Central Missouri; Minkyo Lee, East Stroudsburg University; Woo-Young Lee, University of Central Missouri; Kyungun Kim, University of Central Missouri; Jinwook (Jason) Chung, Winthrop University
Determinants of Older Adults’ Commitment to Organized Sport Activities Using the Sport Commitment Model
Seonghun Lee, Flagler College; Mary A. Hums, University of Louisville; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville; Marion Hambrick, University of Louisville
Typology of eSports Crowdfunding Donors and Their Behavioral Outcomes
Seomgyun Lee, The University of Mississippi; Taeyeon Oh, The University of Mississippi (Advisor)
When Athletes Break the Rules: Post-Transgression CSR Communication Strategy
Myungwoo Lee, University of Houston; Michael Cottingham, University of Houston; Don Lee, University of Houston (Advisor)
Multiple Levels of Social Connection: Impact of Social VR Experiences in Sports and Competitive Gaming
Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University; Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University
Impact of Team Identification on Sport Consumer’s Psychological Well-being: Focusing on Social Isolation and Sense of Belonging
Geon-Woo Lim, Yonsei University; Hwa Kyung Jeong, Yonsei University; Liwei Jiang, Yonsei University; ChungWoo Na, Yonsei University; Jung Lin Jun, Yonsei University; Joon Sung Lee, Yonsei University (Advisor)
Segmenters, Synergistics, & Socialization: An Examination of Health-Conscious Sport Fans’ Identity Work
Aaron Mansfield, Merrimack College; Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Effects of Pricing Format on Ticket Purchasers’ Response
Armin Marquez, Georgia State University; Beth A. Cianfrone, Georgia State University; Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina
The Impact of Team Service Dogs on Brand Image, Perceived Altruism, and Behavioral Intention
Brandon Mastromartino, Southern Methodist University; Henry Wear, University of Oregon; Michael Naraine, Brock University; Katherine Reifurth, Aurora University
Environmental Sustainability Sponsorships: Examining the Organizational and Corporate Partner Financial Returns on Investment
Brian P. McCullough, Texas A&M University; Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Danielle Smith, North Carolina State University
Impacts of Personal Involvement Levels and Advertising Appeals on eSports Event Advertisement: Focusing on the MZ Generation
Jin Namkung, Yonsei University; Mugyeol Choi, Yonsei University; Soung Youl Baek, Yonsei University; Bo Seul Choi, Yonsei University; Dae Seung Kim, Yonsei University; Joon Sung Lee, Yonsei University (Advisor)
COVID-19 and Sport Sponsorship: Impacts and Foe
Norm O'Reilly, University of Guelph; Gashaw Abeza, Towson University
Fans’ Forgiveness Intentions Toward Underdog and Top-Dog Athletes in Response to Transgression Type
Inae Oh, Seoul National University; Deokkyung Ock, Seoul National University; Tae Hoon Lee, Seoul National University; Choong Hoon Lim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
A Receptor Based Perspective on 'Spectator-Less' Games Followed by The New Normal Era
Seong Jin Park, Seoul National University; Tae Geu Bok, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Are Sports Fans More Ethical? Investigation of Social Desirability Bias among Sports Fans in Survey
Youngho Park, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan
“Outta Here!” The Impact of Outgroup Salience and Member Status on Sports Fans’ Evaluations of Athlete Performance
Sean Pradhan, Menlo College; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan (Advisor); Sean Laraway, San José State University; Susan Snycerski, San José State University; Gregory Costedoat, San José State University
Student-Athlete Experience During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A DIII Perspective
Lisa Rufer, Rider University; Savanna Love, Randolph Macon College
An Examination of College Adaptive Sport Sponsorship Assets and the Role of Cause-Related Marketing
Nina Siegfried, University of Louisville; Ehren Green, University of Louisville; Nicholas Swim, University of Louisville; Anthony Montanaro, University of Louisville; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Sport Rebranding History: A Content Analysis of the Evolution of Sport Team Logos
Sungwook Son, Indiana University Bloomington; Yoon Heo, Indiana University Bloomington; Kelly Brummett, Indiana University Bloomington; Antonio Williams, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
We Are In This Together: Sport Brand Involvement and Fans’ Psychological Well-Being
Yiran Su, University of Georgia; James Du, Florida State University; Rui Biscaia, Coventry University; Yuhei Inoue, Manchester Metropolitan University
Family Experiences with Youth Sport Participation During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Georgia Teare, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Gamification of Sport in Virtual Reality: Stimulating Uncertainty
Jun-Phil Uhm, Texas A&M University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
An Initial Exploration of the “Over-The-Top” Sports Streaming Consumer
Tyler Williams, Georgia State University; Beth A. Cianfrone, Georgia State University
An Analysis of Surcharge Transparency and Ticket Purchase Behavior on the Secondary Market
Misun Won, University of South Carolina; Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Consumer Enjoyment and Gambling Intention: Case of Live On-Screen Betting Odds During XFL Games
Zimu Xu, Coventry University; Maria Huertas Gonzalez Serrano, University of Valencia; Rocco P. Porreca, Coventry University; W. Paul Jones, Swansea University
Emergency Purchasing Situation of Home Training Equipment on Decision-making Process during the COVID-19 in China
Hong Wei Yang, Seoul National University; Shan Shan Li, Seoul National University; Song Mi Song, Seoul National University; Choong Hoon Lim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Assessment of Factors Affecting Perceptions of Spatial Presence, Enjoyment, and Workload in a Virtual Reality Football Game
Jinhee Yoo, Gannon University; Eugene Ohu, Lagos Business School; Ikechukwu Ohu, Gannon University; Eric Brownlee, Gannon University
Determents of Volunteer Engagement: A Case of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games
Seongjin Yoo, University Of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University Of Florida (Advisor); Hyejin Bang, Florida International University; Youngjin Hur, Konkuk University
“There’s No Crying in Baseball”: The Effect of Emotional Behavior and Gender on Athlete Brand Authenticity
Bo Yu, Texas A&M University; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
A Conceptual Framework of Value Co-Creation in Recurring Sport Events
Jingxian (Cecilia) Zhang, Limestone University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
Method
Narrative Inquiry in Sport Management Research: A Social Justice Perspective
Lauren Beasley, University of Tennessee; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee (Advisor)
Insights about Publishing Qualitative Research From 'Reviewer 2': Conversations and Collective Learning
Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Katie Sveinson, Temple University; Sally Shaw, University of Otago; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Kyle Rich, Brock University; Chen Chen, University of Alberta
Development and Assessment of Higher-Order Reflective-Formative Fitness Switching Costs Scale (FSCS)
Kyungyeol (Anthony) Kim, Indiana University Bloomington; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
Big Data Opportunities for Sport Management Research: New Perspectives on Data Sources and Modern Analytical Approaches
Yoseph Mamo, Tennessee State University; Yiran Su, University of Georgia; Damon Andrew, Florida State University
Toward More Nuanced Understandings of Demonstration Effects: Insights from the 2019 Netball World Cup
Girish Ramchandani, Sheffield Hallam University; Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; Robbie Millar, Sheffield Hallam University; Richard Coleman, Sheffield Hallam University
The Bass Model Forecast for Natural Language Processing Adoption in Professional Sport
Liz Wanless, Ohio University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University; Adrien Bouchet, University of Tulsa; Annie Valeant, Ohio University; Michael Naraine, Brock University
Socio-Cultural
The Effect of University Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic on College Student-Athletes
Jessica Brougham, Illinois State University; Rebecca Achen, Illinois State University
Me, Then We: The Evolution of Group Identification in an NCAA Division II Athletic Program
Dorothy Collins, Lake Erie College; Cody Prochaska, Lake Erie College; Molly Hoffman, Lake Erie College; Connor McCaughey, Lake Erie College
A Scoping Review of LGBTQ+ Scholarship in Sport
George Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Sally Shaw, University of Otago
Coach as CEO: Developing a Work-Family Balance Taxonomy for Sport Executives
Shaina Dabbs, Elon University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University; Jeffrey Graham, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Youth Sport Coaches and Parents Knowledge of Concussion Management
Corinne Daprano, University of Dayton; Haozhou Pu, University of Dayton
Champions of Women in Sport Coaching: An Analysis of the Hiring Procedures of Intercollegiate Head Coaches
Lindsey Darvin, State University of New York at Cortland; Nicole LaVoi, University of Minnesota; Courtney Boucher, University of Minnesota
Breaking the Glass Monitor: Examining the Underrepresentation of Women in eSports Environments
Lindsey Darvin, State University of New York at Cortland; John Holden, Oklahoma State; Janelle Wells, University of South Florida; Thomas Baker, University of Georgia
Exploring the Effects of Demographic and Athletic Variables on the Retention of International Student-Athletes
Anya Eicher, Ball State University; James Johnson, Ball State University (Advisor); Robert Turick, Ball State University (Advisor); Benjamin Downs, Ball State University (Advisor)
A Different World: A Critical Race Reconceptualization of HBCU Athletics
Sayvon Foster, Texas A&M University; John Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
How do Elite Sport Organizations Frame Racial Diversity?
Ashley Gardner, University of Tennessee at Knoxville; Adam Love, University of Tennessee at Knoxville (Advisor); Steven Waller, University of Tennessee at Knoxville (Advisor)
Diversity and Inclusion in Youth Sport: A Scoping Review
Jennifer Gellock, University of North Alabama; Leigh Stanfield, University of North Alabama; William Holt, University of North Alabama
Body Image Perceptions of Post-Career Female Athletes: Implications for Sport Managers
Ashlyn Hardie, Texas A&M University; Kristi Oshiro, Belmont University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Sport Contact as a Means to Reduce Islamophobia: FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar
Umer Hussain, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
A Critical Examination of Former Student Athletes Career Trajectory in Intercollegiate Athletics Administration
Donta Ingram, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Women’s Baseball in Japan: Women’s Experiences Navigating a Male-Dominated Sport
Maki Itoh, Hosei University; Mary A. Hums, University of Louisville; Glenna G. Bower, University of Southern Indiana
Shrouded by Stigma: Mental Health Among Female Basketball Officials
Brittany L. Jacobs, Nichols College; Jacob K. Tingle, Trinity University; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
Interscholastic Sport Research: What Do We Know and Where Can We Go?
James Johnson, Ball State University; Anya Eicher, Ball State University
Career Needs of Women in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration: Authenticity, Balance and Challenge
Rebecca Kapusta, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Female Experiences in Esport: An Ethnographic Approach
Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University; Megan Gassman, Southern New Hampshire University; Christopher Florek, Southern New Hampshire University
Exploring the Impact of Fan Identification and Leisure Participation on International Students’ Acculturation
Kibaek Kim, University of Arkansas; Alison Fridley, Northern State University (Advisor); Merry Moiseichik, University of Arkansas (Advisor); Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas (Advisor); Jinwook Han, Kyung Hee University (Advisor)
Solo Trekking: An Autoethnographic Journey
Brianna Newland, New York University
Examining Perceptions of Whiteness for White Women Working in College Athletic Administration
Ajhanai Newton, University of Connecticut; Laura J. Burton, University of Connecticut
Stereotypes of Student-Athletes in the Classroom: Views of Sport Management Students
Megan Parietti, University of Wisconsin-Parkside; Shaina Dabbs, Elon University; Emily Newell, University of Southern Maine; Margaret Tudor, University of Tampa
Critically Examining Postnatal Women’s Community Team Sport Participation: “Playing for Team Motherhood”
Talia Ritondo, Brock University; Dawn Trussell, Brock Univeristy (Advisor)
Formation of Polycultural Capital through Sport Participation: Korean Immigrant Families’ Involvement in Taekwondo
NaRi Shin, Texas Tech University; DooJae Park, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“I Wear Dresses and Makeup”: Experiences of Female Sexual Minority Collegiate-Athletes
Sarah Stokowski, Clemson University; Austin R. Anderson, University of North Texas; Alison Fridley, Northern State University; Chris Croft, University of Southern Mississippi; Megan R. Turk, University of Arkansas
Exploring the Gendering of Children’s Official Sport Fan Apparel Through Critical Discourse Analysis
Katie Sveinson, Temple University; Szu-En Lin, Temple University; Dakota Boring, Temple University
The Summer of Racial Injustice Awakening and COVID-19: Investigating the Experiences of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Professionals in College Athletics
Nicholas Swim, University of Louisville; Robert Turick, Ball State University; Yannick Kluch, Rowan University; Raquel Wright-Mair, Rowan University
Barriers to Diversity and Inclusion in NASSM Leadership: A Workshop Sponsored by the Diversity and Inclusion Committee
Cynthia Veraldo, Mount St. Joseph University; Gabrielle Salomon, Manchester Metropolitan University; Tiesha R. Martin, Radford University; NaRi Shin, Texas Tech University; Laura J. Burton, University of Connecticut; Andrew C. Pickett, University of South Dakota
Examination for Disability Related Content across Sport Business Management Textbooks
Jen Zdroik, Minnesota State University Mankato; Deborah Sharpio, Georgia State University; Cindy Piletic, Western Illinois University; Brenda Pitts,
“It Was My Story To Tell and I Wasn't Ready To Tell It. I Wanted To Just Continue and Referee”: Stigma Management Amongst LGBTQ+ Sport Officials
Claire C. Zvosec, Louisiana State University; Anna C. Baeth, Athlete Ally; Brittany L. Jacobs, Nichols College; Jacob K. Tingle, Trinity Universitty
Sport Development
Exploring Roller Derby Athletes’ Recruitment, Retention, and Advancement
Guangzhou Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Andrew Kerins, Eastern Illinois University; Toni Liechty, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Exploring Financial and Strategic Investments in the Marketing of Sport-Based Youth Development (SBYD) Organizations
Tyler W. Gibson, Temple University; Gareth J. Jones, Temple University (Advisor)
Youth Sport Parents and Coaches: How Do We Establish Collaborative Partnerships?
Edward Horne, University of New Mexico; Robert Wright, University of New Mexico
Cradling Talent: Where Elite Women’s Lacrosse Players Develop and Migrate
Ciera Jones, University of Texas at Austin; Jennifer Miller, University of Texas at Austin; Matt Bowers, University of Texas - Austin (Advisor)
Making the Connection: Examining the Antecedents and Consequences of Athlete Burnout Among Collegiate Sport Club Members
Leeann Lower-Hoppe, The Ohio State University; Wonju Lee, University of Illinois; Shea Brgoch, The Ohio State University; Ashley Ryder, The Ohio State University; Chad Lowe, The Ohio State University
The Landscape of Participation Sport in a Community: Profiling the Goals of Sport Delivery
Swarali Patil, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor); Kendra Squire, Western University; Ross Clausi, Western University
Early Specialization in Youth Hockey: A Parental Perspective
Jacob Ruest, University of Ottawa; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Sport For Development
Why Sport in a Sport-Based Youth Development Program?
Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Joshua Vadeboncoeur, University of Florida; Jeffery Danso, University of Florida
Examining Sport for Development Nonprofits’ Decision-Making for Organizational Resilience amid the COVID-19 Pandemic
Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Incheol Jang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Patrick Hill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); B. Christine Green, George Mason University (Advisor)
The Surprising Impact of COVID-19 on Grassroots Sport Resource Creativity
Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University; Ashlyn Hardie, Texas A&M University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Arden Anderson, High Point University; Emmaculate Owiro, Highway of Hope; Dennis Orek, Highway of Hope
Understanding Participants' Lived Experiences and Their Involvement in a Sport-Based Youth Development Program
Kolin Ebron, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut
Collaborative Synergy and Collective Impact: The Development of an Inter-Organizational Sport for Development Collaborative
Gareth J. Jones, Temple University; Per G. Svensson, Louisiana State University; Tessa Huttenlocher, University of Pennsylvania; Briana DuBose, University of Pennsylvania; Tyler W. Gibson, Temple University
Exploring the Role of Shared Leadership in Multi-Organizational Sport for Development and Peace Collaboratives
Seungmin Kang, Louisiana State University; Per G. Svensson, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Sport for Development's Adaptation to COVID-19: What Can We Learn Moving Forward?
Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Tiesha Martin, Radford University
Understanding Community Perspectives: A Case Study of a Bottom-Up Sport-For-Development Initiative in Rural Africa
Justin Robar, Western University; Lisa Kikulis, Brock University (Advisor)
Managerial Implications for a Systems Theory of Youth Development through Sport
Meredith Whitley, Adelphi University; William Massey, Oregon State University; Gareth J. Jones, Temple University
Satisfaction and Perceived Benefits for Youth Participating in an MLS-Sponsored Urban Community-Based Soccer Program: A Formative Evaluation Integrating Coach, Player, and Parent Perspectives
Paul M. Wright, Northern Illinois University; Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Jennifer M. Jacobs, Northern Illinois University; Jessica Yavitz, Chicago Fire Foundation; Michael Mangino, Northern Illinois University
Factors Affecting Leisure Sports Participation of Immigrants: A Scoping Review
Yiqi Yang, University of Ottawa; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Finalist
The Impact of Social Media on the Mental Health of Student-Athletes
Jessica Brougham, Illinois State University; Rebecca Achen , Illinois State University (Advisor)
Exploring the Effects of Foundation Governance on Corporate Philanthropy: Insights from Professional Sport
Daniel Yang, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
Spatial Effects of the Sport Industry on Community Resilience
Changwook Kim, University of Florida; Jinwon Kim, University of Florida (Advisor)
Teaching & Learning Fair
Integrating Wikipedia into the Classroom: An Innovative Approach to Term Papers
Bradley Baker, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Using the Case Method to Teach Students the Value of an Organizational Culture of Diversity
Mark Beattie, Fort Lewis College; Leeann Lower-Hoppe, The Ohio State University
Career Authoring
Christopher Brown, University of Kansas; Dominique Kropp, Xavier University; Sarah Tackett, University of Kansas
Bringing Art Education to the eSports Marketing Curriculum: How to Develop Sport Management Students’ Visual Aesthetic Sensitivity
Wen-hao Winston Chou, University of Georgia; Jhih-yin Diane Lee, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Teaching Public Relations Through Fantasy Football
John Collett, Gonzaga University
Multi-Stage Facility Planning Simulation
Dorothy Collins, Lake Erie College
Participate Through Padlet
Emily Dane-Staples, St. John Fisher College
Choose to Schmooze: Networking for the Future
Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Trevecca Nazarene University
The Use of Multi-Media to Explore Socio-Cultural Themes in Sport
Corinne Daprano, University of Dayton; Leslie Picca, University of Dayton
Connecting the Dots: Using Concept Maps as a Final Assessment in the Sport Management Classroom
Evan Davis, Ohio State University; Shea Brgoch, Ohio State University
Building a Budget – a Two Part Assignment
Kim Fierke, State University of New York at Oneonta
Creating & Governing a LLC in Sport & Recreation
Jennifer Gellock, University of North Alabama
Video Interviews Via Student Question Submissions
Tyler J. Hajek, University of Northern Colorado; Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Peer Mentoring After Experiential Learning
Molly Hayes Sauder, York College of Pennsylvania; Donna Grove, York College of Pennsylvania; Dexter Davis, The University of Tennessee-Martin
Action! Making Videos for Online Educational Content
Robert Herron, United States Sports Academy; Jillian Rosandich, United States Sports Academy; Holly Pak, United States Sports Academy; Shane Mitchell, United States Sports Academy; Brandon Spradley, United States Sports Academy (Advisor)
Experiential Learning to Enhance a Sport Sales Course: Partnerships with Professional and College Sport Organizations
Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; David R. Serowka, Northern Illinois University
GIFs, Memes and Videos Galore! Facilitating Student Discussion Through Padlet Virtual Bulletin Boards
Farah Ishaq, Aurora University; Peyton Stensland, University of Cincinnati
Streaming in Esports: Lessons Learned from Student Reflection Journals
Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University
Social Stewards: Sport Marketing Campaign Development
Danielle Kushner Smith, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Gregory Greenhalgh, University of South Florida; Matthew Cacciato, Ohio University
Call Me by My Name: Using Student Name Tents to Increase Class Inclusivity and Decrease Student Apathy
John Miller, University of Southern Mississippi; Chris Croft, University of Southern Mississippi; Sarah Stokowski, Clemson University
Sport Management Education in a Pandemic: Student Disparities and Faculty Strategies for Promoting Student Success During COVID-19
Andrew C. Pickett, University of South Dakota; Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota; Katie M. Brown, Texas Tech University; Laura B. Kruger, University of South Dakota; Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas
Building Inclusivity into Online Courses: The Player Card Activity
Angela Robles, Azusa Pacific University; Heidi Grappendorf, Western Carolina University; Charlene Gamus, Azusa Pacific University
What’s your [Strategic Marketing] Plan?
Ashley Ryder, The Ohio State University; Derek Walton, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Tabletop: An Experiential Learning Approach to Problem Solving
Moetiz Samad, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Jigsawing to Improve Student Engagement in Sport Management Classrooms
Logan Schuetz, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Sales in Sport: Developing a Sport Ticket Plan
Olzhas Taniyev, Roanoke College; K.C. Mayer, Roanoke College
The Sports Career Game Plan by WorkInSports
Robert Turick, Ball State University
Effectively Integrating Course Content into a Service Learning Program
Mitchell Woltring, University of South Alabama; Christopher Keshock, University of South Alabama; Brooke Forester, University of South Alabama
Teaching/Learning
From the Ground Up: Redesigning a Synchronous Online Sport Psychology Course to Reflect Gameful Learning
Ashley M. Duguay, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Amber M. Shipherd, Texas A&M University - Kingsville; Chad Goebert, Virginia Commonwealth University
An Anti-Racist Classroom: Teaching Strategies Across the Curriculum
Erika Gray, University of Ottawa; Jeffrey R. Farr, University of Illinois; Ehren Green, University of Louisville; Lauren Hindman, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Kerri Bodin, University of Ottawa; Ashley Ryder, The Ohio State University; Swarali Patil, Western University; Georgia Teare, University of Ottawa
Exploring the Motivations of Undergraduate Sport Management Students
Tyler J. Hajek, University of Northern Colorado; Kyle J. Brannigan, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
A Retrospective of Sport Management Education Journal: The Evolution and Content of the First 20 Issues
Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Joshua Pate, James Madison University; David J. Shonk, James Madison University; Kelsie Saxe, University of Tennessee
Virtual Programmatic Strategies to Foster a Sense of Community Among Online Learners in a Sport Management Program During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Jesse Mala, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut; Danielle DeRosa, University of Connecticut; Gabrielle Tyer, University of Connecticut; Mariah King, University of Connecticut
Knowledge Production and the Sport Management Faculty Career
Brian Mills, University of Texas at Austin
Defining Diversity and Inclusion: Tensions and Contradictions in the Sport Management Classroom
Mike Mudrick, York College of Pennsylvania; Molly Hayes Sauder, York College of Pennsylvania; Jaime DeLuca, Towson University; Elizabeth Taylor, Temple University
The Sport Management Internship as a Wicked Problem
Michael Odio, University of Cincinnati
Virtually There: The Evolving Use of Virtual and E-Internships in Sport Management
Simon Pack, St. John's University; E. Su Jara-Pazmino, University of West Georgia
The Visibility (or Invisibility) of Disability in the Sport Management Classroom
Joshua Pate, James Madison University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Deborah Shapiro, Georgia State University; Cathy McKay, James Madison University
Preparing Students for Career Longevity Amid Uncertainty with Design Thinking
David Pierce, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; Geoffre Sherman, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
NASSM 2020
Communication
An Experimental Examination of the Effects of Source Gender on Perceived Credibility of eSports Casters
Celine Charitat, Georgia State University; Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University
The Effects of Verbal and Nonverbal Communication of Golf instructors on Customers' Emotional Responses: From a Gender Perspective
Seungree Choi, Sungkyunkwan University; Jisun Park, Sungkyunkwan University; Heeryeong You, Sungkyunkwan University; Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor); Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor); Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor)
Social Media and the Promotion of Sports Franchises within Broader Arena Districts
Syeda Farah Farzana, University of Alberta; Daniel Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Novelty or Distraction: Effects of High-Tech Cameras on Sports Consumers’ Viewing Experiences
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Sungkyunkwan University; Young Jun Kim, Sungkyunkwan University; Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwan University; Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University
The Rise of Robot Journalism: Can Robot Reporters Replace Human Reporters in Sports?
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Sungkyunkwan University; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan; Erik Bucy, Texas Tech University
Understanding Social Media Platform Usage Behaviour: The Case of Balancing Functional Alternatives
Heather Kennedy, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Constraints of Pay-Per-View Viewership and the Role of Social Media: A Case of the Ultimate Fighting Championship
Andrew Kim, University of Georgia; Sehwan Kim, University of Georgia; Minhong Kim, University of North Texas (Advisor); James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Role of Fan Identification in User’s Attentional Patterns on Sport Team Facebook Pages: An Eye-Tracking Approach
Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Seungbum Lee, University of Akron; Soojin Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Mi-Lyang Kim, Soonchunhyang University; Younghan Lee, Mississippi State Universitiy
Women’s Ice Hockey Unites the Two Koreas at the 2018 Winter Olympics Games: A Comparative Framing Analysis
Sehwan Kim, University of Georgia; Jepkorir Rose Chepyator Thomson, University of Georgia (Advisor); Kyu Ha Choi, University of Georgia; Panpan Jiang, University of Georgia
eSports Viewership Analyses
Seomgyun Lee, University of Mississippi; Sebastian Akash, University of Mississippi; Taeyeon Oh, University of Mississippi (Advisor)
The Effect of Team Identification on Information Processing
Colin Lopez, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Fandom in the Twitter World: A Content Analysis of Sports Fans’ Tweets during the 2018 College Football National Championship
Bumsoo Park, The University of Alabama; Nathan Towery, The University of Alabama; Andrew C. Billings, The University of Alabama (Advisor)
The Effects of Robot Umpires on Fans’ Evaluations of Game Consumption
Jin Yoon Park, Sungkyunkwan University; Haram Lee, Sungkyunkwan University; Young Woo Kang, Sungkyunkwan University; Seonghyeon Baek, Sungkyunkwan University; Seung Hwan Ju, Sungkyunkwan University; Kwangjo Choi, Sungkyunkwan University; Dohyung Kim, Sungkyunkwan University; Su Kyung Hyung, Sungkyunkwan University; Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwan University; Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor); Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor)
Take Me Out to the Ballgame: Evaluating Accessibility and Accessible Services of Major League Baseball Websites
Joshua Pate, James Madison University; Timothy Mirabito, Ithaca College
Informing Future Media Approaches: The Perspective of Paralympic Athletes
Erin Pearson, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Examining Communication Effectiveness of The Globalized Fitness Program -F45
Ran Wei, Western Michigan University; Yuanlong Liu, Western Michigan University (Advisor); Elizabeth Northuis, Western Michigan University
Impacts of Sensory and Cognitive Reality on Enjoyment, Usefulness, and Satisfaction in Virtual Reality Sports
Heeryeong You, Sungkyunkwan University; Seungree Choi, Sungkyunkwan University; Junseok Byeon, Sungkyunkwan University; Junhyung Lee, Sungkyunkwan University; Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor); Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor); Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor)
Facilities/Events
Bundling Urban Amenities and Building Strategic Capacity: The Case of the Columbus Arena District
Taryn Barry, University of Alberta; Daniel Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
How Coach Behaviors, Practice Structure, & Operation Quality Influence Parental Valuation of Youth Sport Programs
Zachary Beldon, University of North Texas; Joseph Walker, University of North Texas (Advisor)
Gamified Messages and Intentions to Participate in Future Running Events
Inje Cho, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Scoping Review: Incorporating Wearable Fitness Tracker with Sport Events
Inje Cho, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Advergames: Gamification as a Tool to Improve Event-Sponsor Advertising
Keshav Gupta, Temple University; Yiran Su, University of Georgia; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Influence of Hosting Olympic Games on the Real Estate Price: An Analysis of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games
Chan Hyeon Hur, Seoul National University; Kihan Kim, Seoul National University
A Mixed Method Approach to Understanding the Progressive Constraints of the Social Worlds within Indoor Climbing Gyms
Cory Kulczycki, University of Regina; Richard Buning, University of Queensland
Understanding the Volunteer Experience: A Holistic Examination
Erik L. Lachance, University of Ottawa; Jordan Bakhsh, University of Ottawa; Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Who’s House? Our House: Instrument Development to Assess Student-Athlete Satisfaction with Stadium Facilities
J. Patrick Marsh, Samford University; Jeffrey C. Petersen, Baylor University; Andrew R. Gallucci, Baylor University
Trend Analysis of Waste Management Programs in Collegiate Athletics
Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University; Donta T. Ingram, The Ohio State University
Defining the Community-Driven Approach to Sport Venue and Event Security
Brian Menaker, Texas A&M University - Kingsville; Dale Sheptak, Baldwin Wallace University; Justin Kurland, University of Southern Mississippi; Derya Tekin, Istanbul Medeniyet University
Mass Sport Events and the Environment: Can One Exist Without Destroying the Other?
Brianna Newland, New York University; Thomas Aicher, University of Colorado Colorado Springs; Melissa Davies, Ohio University; Eric Hungenberg, University of Tennessee - Chattanooga
Examining the Value Transfer Effect of Olympic Sponsorship: The Case of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games
Inae Oh, Seoul National University; Jisuk Chang, Seoul National University; Dongchun Won, Seoul National University; Choong Hoon Lim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Simulated and Controlled: Exploring the Managerial Implications of Sport’s Evolution fom Natural to Artificial Environments
Madeleine Orr, University of Minnesota; Walker Ross, Florida Southern College; Jamee Pelcher, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Is Tennis Acing the Sustainability Game?
Jamee Pelcher, University of Tennessee; Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee (Advisor); Jeffrey Graham, University of Tennessee (Advisor)
Investigating Managerial Priority of Environmental Inputs and Outputs in Public Assembly Venues
Walker Ross, Florida Southern College; Haylee Mercado, University of South Carolina
A Mechanism for Assessing Spectators’ Carbon Footprint in Collegiate Football Events
Stavros Triantafyllidis, The Citadel; Ross Caterino, The Citadel; Bradley Frasier, The Citadel; Alexander Northrup, The Citadel
Examining Knowledge Transfer of Event Legacies and Leveraging Strategies: The Cases of Vancouver 2010 Olympics and Toronto 2015 Parapan Games
Kylie Wasser, Western University; Landy Lu, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Understanding the Role of Consecutive International Sport Events on Sport Participation: A Study with Different Age Segments
Ryuta Yoda, Coventry University; Rui Biscaia, Coventry University (Advisor); Benoit Senaux, Coventry University (Advisor); Ian Brittain, Coventry University (Advisor)
Finance/Economics
Teaching or Recruiting: Unraveling the Roles of the College Coach
David Berri, Southern Utah University; Chris Croft, Southern Mississippi University; Mike Mondello, University of South Florida
Is Shared Team Experience Really Team-Specific? Some Evidence from International Soccer Teams
Bill Gerrard, University of Leeds; Maurizio Massaro, Ca' Foscari, University of Venice; Francesca Dal Mas, University of Lincoln; Nick Bontis, McMaster University
The Relationship between the Different Dimensions of Competitive Balance: Evidence from European Soccer
Bill Gerrard, University of Leeds; Morten Kringstad, NTNU Business School
Resting Healthy Players and Tanking in the NBA
Hua Gong, University of South Carolina; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta (Advisor); Matt Brown, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
The Economic Value of Professional Baseball Teams in the Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) League: A Contingent Valuation Method (CVM) Approach
Sung Il Hong, Hong Kong Baptist University; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Namkyeong Jang, Seoul National University
Out of Left Field? An Estimation of the Effect of Bullpenning on Team Performance in Major League Baseball: Evidence from Tampa Bay Rays
Hoyoon Jung, University of Northern Colorado; Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor); Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Salary Discrimination among Superstars: An Evidence from Major League Soccer
Hoyoon Jung, University of Northern Colorado; Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Assessing the Financial Performance of Professional Sport Team Nonprofit Organizations: A Case of Dallas-Forth Worth Metroplex
Minhong Kim, University of North Texas; Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado; Youngmin Yoon, Eastern New Mexico University
Comparing the Stock Performance of Competing Companies During the 2016 Rio Olympic Games
Timothy Koba, University of South Carolina; Mark Nagel, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Environmental Factors Influencing Attendance for Professional Soccer League: Case of Korean Professional Soccer League
Seomgyun Lee, University of Mississippi; Taeyeon Oh, University of Mississippi (Advisor)
Peculiarities That Position Sport Management
Brian Mills, University of Texas
Decided Wagers and Television Viewership Loss
Steven Salaga, University of Georgia
To Sign or Not to Sign: Quantifying the Financial Opportunity Costs of Major League Draftees
William J. Travis, Texas Tech University; Colten R. Castleberry, Texas Tech University; N. David Pifer, Texas Tech University (Advisor); Christopher McLeod, Texas Tech University (Advisor)
Leadership in Culturally Heterogeneous Team Contexts
Janelle E. Wells, University of South Florida; Brian Mills, University of Texas at Austin; Randall Croom, Stetson University
Governance/Policy
Exploring Issues within Post-Sport Event Legacy Governance
Jinsu Byun, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Analyzing The Policy Impact of The Olympic Strategy on The Soccer Professionalization in China
Yiming Chen, University of Texas at Austin; Emily Sparvero, University of Texas at Austin
International Cricket Council: Managing the Racism
Umer Hussain, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
“We’re Coming for You”: Challenging the Virtue Ethic of Amateurism. How the Passage of California Senate Bill 206 is Changing the Face of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Gregory Johnson, University of Minnesota Crookston; Eddie Walker II, University of Minnesota Crookston (Advisor)
A Data-Driven Approach to NCAA Scholarships Distribution Limits
Kate Kantor, ; Barbara Osborne, University of North Carolina; Erianne Weight, University of North Carolina
The Power of the NCAA Governance Structure: How the NCAA Governance Structure Impedes on Student-Athletes Rights
Charles D.T. Macaulay, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
The Kitchen Table Archetype is Dead… At least in Canadian National Sport Organizations
Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa; Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; Erik L. Lachance, University of Ottawa; Russell Hoye, La Trobe University; Michael L. Naraine, Brock University; Benoit Séguin, University of Ottawa
Processing Input Factors for Jamaica’s Athletics Successes at the Olympics
Richard Toomer, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Developing a Conceptual Framework for Designing Long-Term Legacy Strategies: Using Canadian Sport Mega-Events as Case Studies
Kylie Wasser, Western University; Denise Kamyuka, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Intergovernmental Collaboration Among Fragmented Bureaucracies: Policy Networks in Sport-based Industry Convergence In China
Yanni Xu, Beijing Sport University; Shengxin Li, Beijing Sport University; Jingyi Cao, Beijing Sport University
Governing Sport Boards with Passion: Insights from Sport Board Chairs
Géraldine Zeimers, UCLouvain; David Shilbury, Deakin University; Thierry Zintz, UCLouvain
Law
The Market for Champions: The US Women’s National Team, The US Soccer Federation, and the Market Defense
Tarlan Chahardovali, Florida State University; Justin Lovich, Coastal Carolina University
A Title IX Legal Analysis: Analyzing the Intercollegiate \Sport\ Status of eSports
Derek Walton, The Ohio State University; Leeann Lower-Hoppe, The Ohio State University (Advisor); Marc Horger, The Ohio State University
Management
A Case Study of Collaborative Value Creation in a University Affiliated Community Sport Partnership Program
Haley Baxter, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
Older Adults’ Sport Preferences and Participation
Guangzhou Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Toni Liechty, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jen Wong, The Ohio State University; Barbara Hodgdon, The Ohio State University; Stephanie West, Appalachian State University; Julie Son, University of Idaho; Megan Janke, East Carolina University; Jill Naar, Appalachian State University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
What Does “Degrowth” Mean for Sport Management?
Chen Chen, University of Alberta
Understanding the Structures, Processes, and Outcomes of Inter-Organizational Sport-for-Development Partnerships in the At-Risk Youth Development Field
Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B. Christine Green, George Mason University (Advisor); Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Exploring Capacity to Serve a Sport Club Mission
Ryan Clutterbuck, Brock University; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University
Canadian Women’s Experiences in Wheelchair Rugby
Bronwyn Corrigan, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
A Comparison of the Job Satisfaction of Sport Management Alumni Working Within and Outside of the Sport Industry
Sheldon Fetter, University of Windsor; Emily Stadder, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Utility Maximization and Player Procurement: An Investigation of Major League Baseball
Brian Fowler, University of Northern Colorado; Logan Schuetz, University of Northern Colorado; Alan Morse, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Movin’ On Up! An Examination of the Strategic Decision to Move From FCS to FBS Football
Corey Fox, Texas State University; Todd Jewell, Texas State University; Dennis Smart, Texas State University
For the Good of the Game? A New Institutionalism Examination of FIFA and the Development of the Women’s Game
Alanna Harman, Wilfrid Laurier University; Katie Lebel, Ryerson University; Simrit Bola, Wilfrid Laurier University
Examining the Role of CSR on Employee Attitudes in Sport and Recreation Organizations
Rammi N. Hazzaa, University of Saint Joseph; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Going Deep: Leading Culture Change in Public Recreation
Florian Hemme, High Point University; Dominic G. Morais, Trinity University
Who Makes a Good Leader? Gendered Evaluations of Leadership Competencies in Intercollegiate Sport
Lauren Hindman, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Lindsey Darvin, State University of New York College, Cortland (Advisor)
College Student Perceptions of Professional Development Through Sport Management Club Participation
Emily J. Houghton, Minnesota State University, Mankato; Erica J. Zonder, Eastern Michigan University; Brenda A. Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Keith Christy, Adrian College
Strategic Middle Management in North American Professional Sport
Matthew Juravich, University of Akron; Steven Salaga, University of Georgia
Boundary-Straddling Brand Extensions: A Network Analysis of the National Basketball Association’s 2K League Sponsors
Heather Kennedy, Temple University; Anthony D. Pizzo, Temple University, Japan Campus; Keshav Gupta, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
A-Hero for Sport Employee Creativity? An Empirical Investigation of Psychological Capital
Minjung Kim, University of Mississippi; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado
Augmenting Sports Officials’ Well-Being: From Prediction Variables of Referee Retention
Han Soo Kim, University of Mississippi; Nathan Ferdinand, Ohio University; Minjung Kim, University of Mississippi (Advisor); Kofan Lee, University of Mississippi
The Dark Side of Cohesion: Examining the Influence of Team Cohesion on Team Performance in the Korean Basketball League
Seungmo Kim, Hong Kong Baptist University; Sanghyun Park, Yonsei University; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Taeyeon Oh, University of Mississippi
Administrators’ Perceptions of Success at NCAA Division III Institutions
Dominique Kropp, University of Kansas; Christopher Brown, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Value Creation Through Athlete Social Responsibility
Suhan Ku, Texas A&M University; Matthew Walker, University of North Texas (Advisor); Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Exploring the Role of Mentorship in Achieving NBA Success: Narratives Told by Nine Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductees
Mark Lasota, University of New Mexico; Todd Seidler, University of New Mexico (Advisor); David Scott, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Advisor); Arlie Woodrum, University of New Mexico; Wade Gilbert, California State University, Fresno; Douglas Thomas, University of New Mexico
Institutional Pluralism and the Organization’s Response: A Case Study of Chinese Women’s Ice Hockey
Hongxin Li, University of North Texas; Calvin Nite, University of North Texas (Advisor)
The Impacts of the Work-Family Interface and Coping Strategy on the Relationship between Workaholism and Burnout in Collegiate Recreation Employees
Colin Lopez, Temple University; Elizabeth Taylor, Temple University (Advisor); Matt Huml, University of Cincinnati (Advisor)
Authentic CSR in Professional Sport Organizations: Examining its Antecedents and Outcomes
Yoseph Mamo, Tennessee State University; Kwame Agyemang, The Ohio State University; Damon Andrew, Florida State University
Athlete-Centric Employment Branding During Market Entry
Christopher McLeod, Texas Tech University
Managing Cross-Sectoral Leveraging Partnerships in the Post-Event Era
Laura Misener, Western University; Di Lu, Western University
College Student-Athletes Perceptions of their Faculty Interactions
Sergio Molina, Missouri Western State University; Regan Dodd, Missouri Western State University; Eric Kramer, Troy University
Developing a Framework of Strategic Types in Community Sport
Kristen Morrison, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo
The Emergence of Diversity and Inclusion Officers in Intercollegiate Athletic Departments: A Conceptual Model
Ajhanai Newton, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Creating and Maintaining Diversity and Inclusion with Sport: The Role of Positive Institutional Work
Calvin Nite, University of North Texas; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst
What Are We Even Talking About Here? A Critical Analysis of the Use of Institutional Theory in Sport Management Research
Calvin Nite, University of North Texas; Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick
True Grit: Defining Grit in the Sport Workplace
Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado; Claire C. Zvosec, Louisiana State University; Minjung Kim, University of Mississippi
Ready or Not: Developing a Framework to Assess Climate Change Preparedness Among Sport Organizations
Madeleine Orr, University of Minnesota; Yuhei Inoue, Manchester Metropolitan University (Advisor)
The Impact of Engagement on Satisfaction and Intention to Remain among Volunteers at Sporting Events
Marcella G. Otto, Louisiana State University; Christopher Barnhill, Georgia Southern University (Advisor); Michael Martinez, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Authentic Leadership and Job Engagement: An Empirical Examination into the Development of Creative Sport Employees
Bomin Paek, University of Northern Colorado; Jay Martyn, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Why WIN (Women in NASSM)? Motives and Benefits to Members
Heidi M. Parker, University of Southern Maine; Heidi Grappendorf, Western Carolina University; Annemarie Farrell, Ithaca College; Emily M. Newell, University of Southern Maine
Faster, Higher, Stronger, Older: Benefits of Masters Sport and Implications for Older Adults' Participation
Swarali Patil, Western University; Sarah Deck, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University; Craig Hall, Western University; Glen Belfry, Western University; Angela Schneider, Western University
Sensemaking of Novelty: The Integration of eSports
Anthony D. Pizzo, Temple University, Japan Campus; Gareth Jones, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
A Scoping Review of Sport Related Institutional Research
Jonathan Robertson, Deakin University; Mat Dowling, Anglia Ruskin University; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia; Dana Ellis, Laurentian University; Lee Smith, Anglia Ruskin University
Win-At-All-Costs? Follower Bottom-line Mentality as a Buffer between Servant Leadership and Organizational Commitment
G. Matthew Robinson, Schreiner University; Jun Kim, Arcadia University; Ho Yeol Yu, University of Houston
Depth or Breadth? Analyzing Innovation in the NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision Coaching Network
Carter Rockhill, The Ohio State University; Catherine Quatman-Yates, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Statements vs. Reality: Examining Racial Diversity within Division I College Athletics
Carter Rockhill, The Ohio State University; Jonathan Howe, The Ohio State University; Kwame Agyemang, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
College Sports as an Institutionalized Foreclosure
Michael Sagas, University of Florida; Elodie Wendling, Georgia State University
The Impact of Pride and Passion on Job Engagement with Sport Employees
Logan Schuetz, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Effects of Employees’ Extra-Role Behaviors on Organizational Performance: An Assessment of Minor League Baseball Team Front Offices
Natalie L. Smith, East Tennessee State University; Christopher Barnhill, Georgia Southern University; Hojun Sung, Incheon National University
Breaking from Tradition: A Deinstitutionalization Process in Minor Hockey
Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo; Daniel Wigfield, University of Waterloo; Laura Wood, University of Waterloo; Orland Hoeber, University of Regina
A Case Study of Strategic Event Volunteer Management
Emily Stadder, University of Windsor; Sheldon Fetter, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Impact of Ethnic/Cultural Diversity on Team Performance in Major League Baseball
Hojun Sung, Seoul National University; Joon Ho Kang, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Experience and Construction of Mental Health among Female Sports Officials
Jacob K. Tingle, Trinity University; Brittany Jacobs, Nichols College; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
Examining the Change in Leadership Process Through a Social Construction of Leadership Lens among Intercollegiate Athletes
Jeff Ward, University of Central Arkansas; Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas (Advisor)
Elite Athletes & Mental Health: Building a Help-Seeking Culture
Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; David W. Walsh, University of Houston; Christine Habeeb, East Carolina University
It’s not a Job, It’s a Lifestyle: Sport Industry Employee Experience Archetypes Through a Human Capital Lens
Erianne Weight, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Elizabeth Taylor, Temple University; Matt Huml, University of Cincinnati; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University
Fairness, Safety, and Spectacle: A Look at Changes To NFL Rules and Structure Through the Lens of Institutional Theory
Karl Wernecke, East Tennessee State University; Charles Jones, East Tennessee State University (Advisor); Natalie L. Smith, East Tennessee State University (Advisor)
A Study on the Organizational Conflict and Withdrawal of Sport Club Members
Seokkyun Yoon, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Coaches Impacting Parental Involvement: A National Study of Girl’s Youth Sports
Jen Zdroik, Minnesota State University, Mankato; Philip Veliz, University of Michigan
Marketing
Nation-Branding through Sport:The Soft Power Strategy of Nations Sponsoring Football Clubs
Gashaw Abeza, Towson University; Jessica Braunstein-Minkove, Towson University; Norm O’Reilly, University of Guelph
Sport Consumer Responses to Rival Team Athlete’s Scandal: Focusing on Emotional and Cognitive Approaches
Jinwoo Ahn, University of Florida; Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida (Advisor); Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor)
Can't Avoid The Bad Calls? Impact of Post-Match Interview Message Type on the Emotional Fluctuation
Jinwoo Ahn, University of Florida; Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida (Advisor)
Fan Reactions to Building the Brand: The Case of NHL Seattle
Cole Armstrong, San Jose State University; Matthew Blaszka, Indiana State University
Secondary Advertising Effects: A New Perspective on Giveaway Items
Akira Asada, Texas Tech University; Akiko Arai, Tokyo University of Science
Shared Joy is Doubled Joy? Does Stadium Atmosphere Influence the Emotional Experience of Media Consumers and the Attractiveness of Sport Broadcasts?
Anton Behrens, German Sport University Cologne; Sebastian Uhrich, German Sport University Cologne
Youth Sport Outcome Variables Influence on Parent's Program Valuation
Zachary Beldon, University of North Texas; Joseph Walker, University of North Texas (Advisor)
Is Activation Worth It? The Effects of Consumer Engagement on Sponsorship Outcomes
Nataliya Bredikhina, Temple University; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University (Advisor)
Gender and Emotional Branding in Sport
Katie M. Brown, Texas Tech University; Andrew C. Pickett, University of South Dakota
Psychological Commitment to Pickleball: An Examination Based on Age and Competitive Involvement
Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; JungHawn Jeon, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
A Study on Female Sport Participants' Subjectivity: The Investigation of Consumer Types towards Sport Brands' Online Advertisements using the Q-Methodology
Yoonki Chun, Kyung Hee University; Ji-Hae Lee, Kyung Hee University; Hye-Kyung Cho, Kyung Hee University; Jeoung-Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University (Advisor)
How Real Does Sport VR Feel? The Dynamics of Sensory Stimuli, Presence, Emotion, and Behavioral Intention
Kyu-soo Chung, Kennesaw State University; John David Johnson, Kennesaw State University
Consumers’ Cognitive Response to Green v. Non-Green Category Sponsors: A Case of Major League Soccer
Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University; Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University
A Study of NHL Fandom Formation in Red Deer, Alberta
Blair Cipywnyk, Brock University; Craig Hyatt, Brock University
Where in the World are the Minor League Fans? Effects of Proximity and Competition on Minor League Fandom
Dorothy Collins, Lake Erie College; Katharine Reifurth, Aurora University
Conceptualizing the Creation of Shared Value in the Sport Ecosystem: The Role of Sponsors and Event Hosts
David Cook, Nottingham Trent University; Rui Biscaia, Coventry University (Advisor); Karolos-Konstantinos Papadas, University of York (Advisor); Lyndon Simkin, Coventry University (Advisor)
“Why Can’t We Be Friends”? An Examination of Academic and Industry Alignment in Sport Sponsorship
Ryan Dastrup, University of South Carolina; Todd Koesters, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Impacts of Perceived Value on Purchasing Virtual Sport Branded Merchandise
Sean Davis, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); JeeWon Cheong, University of Florida
Team Identification in Women’s Sport: Seeking Equality While Preserving Purity
Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst
The Influence of Social Network Structure on Sport Participation and Consumption: A Case of Chinese Amateur Tennis Club
Hui Du, University of Georgia; Thomas Baker, University of Georgia (Advisor); Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Role of Meaningfulness: When Suspense Overrides the Game Outcome Effects
Gyujik Han, University of Minnesota; Yonghwan Chang, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Superstition, Voodoo Dolls, and Sport Fandom: Investigating Fan Behavior and Willingness to Display Aggression toward Rival Teams
Cody Havard, University of Memphis; Daniel Wann, Murray State University; Frederick Grieve, Western Kentucky University; Rhema Fuller, The University of Memphis
The Moderating Role of Technology Perceptions on the Relationship Between Sports Gambling Perceptions and Sports Gambling Behaviors
Ted Hayduk, New York University; Joris Drayer, Temple University; Brandon Brown, New York University
Benefits of Team Identification for Social Well-Being of Middle-Aged and Older Adults
Yuhei Inoue, Manchester Metropolitan University; Daniel Lock, Bournemouth University; Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Daniel Funk, Temple University
eSportscape: A Scale for Spectators’ Perception of eSports Venues
Wooyoung (William) Jang, Indiana University; Kyungyeol (Anthony) Kim, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
Experiencing Together: The Effects of Sharing Experience on the Sports Spectators' Hope
Namkyeong Jang, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Investigating the Effectiveness of Sponsor Activation of Sport Intellectual Property: The Influence of Identification
Jonathan A. Jensen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Danielle Kushner Smith, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
What Drives Sport Tourists' Positive Word-of-Mouth?
Yunduk Jeong, University of Georgia; Euisoo Kim, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Psychological and Social Outcomes of Sport Participation among College Students: A Systematic Review
Young Jin Joo, Florida State University; Amy Chan Hyung Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
An Egocentric Network Analysis of WNBA Fans: Examining IsoFans and Social Fans
Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Aaron C. Mansfield, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Mediated Sports Consumption: Scale Development and Initial Validation
Min Jung Kim, University of New Mexico; Luke Mao, University of New Mexico (Advisor); Todd Seidler, University of New Mexico (Advisor); John Barnes, University of New Mexico (Advisor); Hyun-Duck Kim, Keimyung University (Advisor)
Should Sports Team Redesign the Logo? The Effects of Logo Redesign in Determining Fans' Behavioral Consequences
Daehwan Kim, Pukyong National University; Chanmin Park, Inha University
The Effect of Immersion and the Enthusiasm from Watching eSports on Viewers’ Satisfaction and Behavior
Jae-Hyuk Kim, Kyung Hee University; Min-Jun Kim, Kyung Hee University; Jung-Jin Park, Kyung Hee University; Jeoung-Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University (Advisor)
The Impact of Sport Team Rebranding on Sport Consumers’ Response: A Case of Korean Professional Baseball League
Ari Kim, Towson University; Yoojung Rhee, Gallaudet University; Keunsu Han, Towson University
To Live a Better Life: A Sense of Community and Psychological Well-being in the USTA Community Tennis Programs
Amy Chan Hyung Kim, Florida State University; James Du, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University
Understanding the Effects of Team- or Fan-generated Content and Communication on Fan Engagement and Relationship Quality
Sanghoon Kim, Texas A&M University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Consumers’ Attitudinal and Behavioral Responses to Controversial Endorser: A Case of Nike Ad Campaign
Soojin Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Mi-Lyang Kim, Soonchunhyang University; Younghan Lee, Mississippi State University; Seungbum Lee, University of Akron
CSR Congruence and Consistency Strategy in Sport
Myungwoo Lee, University of Houston; Chansoo Jun, Kookmin University; Seung-Ho Shin, Kookmin University (Advisor)
Sport Experience Design: The Impact of Physical and Relational Contexts at Division-II Athletic Events
Mi Ae Lee, Farmingdale State College; Sang Uk Joo, Messiah College
The Effect of Directional Dominance in the Concurrent Environment of Multiple-Endorser and Multiple-Brand Endorsement
J. Lucy Lee, Bowling Green State University; June Won, Bowling Green State University
Who Won the March Madness Bracket in Social Media?
Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University; Sanghoon Kim, Texas A&M University; Chanwook Do, Texas A&M University; Emily M. Newell, University of Southern Maine
Who is The Female Athlete Endorser? Experiences from Professional Women's Soccer Players in India
Sandhya Manjunath, Texas Woman's University; Rachel Cinquepalmi, Texas Woman's University; Manuela Picariello, Texas Woman's University (Advisor); Gwendolyn Weatherford, Texas Woman's University (Advisor)
Processing: A Multi-Step Examination of Fan Support for Tanking in the NBA
Michael Mudrick, York College of Pennsylvania; Molly Hayes Sauder, York College of Pennsylvania
Us vs. Them: Exploring the Relative Effectiveness of Shared Emotion, Prejudice, and Entitativity on Sport Consumer Behavior
Jihyeon Oh, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Corporate Social Responsibility: Fostering Disability Sport Organizations through Authentic Prosocial Sponsorship
Young Suk Oh, Clemson University; Skye Arthur-Banning, Clemson University (Advisor)
Giving Empowerment and Gaining Compliance: The Effect of Dietary Prescription Types on Customers’ Compliance in Sport Service
Sangchul Park, Texas A&M University; Shinhyoung Lee, Seoul National University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Do Three Wrongs Make a Right: Relative Influence of Spectator Dysfunctional Behaviors on Spectator Enjoyment
Zack Pedersen, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor); Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
Who Has a Logo? A Content Analysis on the Prevalence of Professional Athletes Personal Logo
Zack Pedersen, Indiana University; Jin Park, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
An Extension to Fan Behavior: The Introduction and Initial Measurement of Basking in Other’s Failure (BOFing), Cutting Off Other’s Failure (COOFing), Basking in Other’s Success (BOSing), and Cutting Off Other’s Success (COOSing)
Sean Pradhan, Menlo College; Sean Laraway, San Jose State University; Cody Havard, The University of Memphis; Susan Snycerski, San Jose State University; Ravi Chachad, University of California, San Francisco
Understanding Viewers’ Interactivity and Intentions to Watch Thursday Night Football on Twitch: The Mediating Roles of Co-Creation Experience and Involvement
Tyreal Yizhou Qian, Louisiana State University; Yiran Su, University of Georgia; John Hulland, University of Georgia; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University
The Impact of Participation in a Corporate Social Responsibility Program: Examining Fans’ Attitudes and Behaviour
Brendan Riggin, Western University; Dawn Gill, Western University; Wendy Blunt, Western University; Robert Petrella, Western University
Natural Experiment on Fans’ Player Trust and Attitudes Using Machine Learning with Social Network Data
Aksah Sebastian, University of Mississippi; Taeyeon Oh, University of Mississippi; Seungmo Kim, Hong Kong Baptist University
A New Player in Town: Fan Consumption Behavior Factors within a Recently-Competitive Market
Mark Slavich, Grand View University; Gregg Rich, Georgia Southern University; Dylan Williams, University of Alabama
Red or Blue: How Political Affiliation of Sport Fans Relates to Sustainability Attitudes and Behaviors
Danielle Smith, North Carolina State University; Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University (Advisor); Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University (Advisor)
Typology of Service Failures: Age and Gender Perspectives
Hyunseok Song, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
Anchoring Down: Examining User Sentiment across Three Brand-Related Hashtags on Twitter
Katie Sveinson, Temple University; Aaron C. Mansfield, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Michael L. Naraine, Brock University
Co-Branding Sporting Events and Destination Brands: Gila River Arena, Westgate, and Phoenix, AZ
Robert Trzonkowski, University of Alberta; Daniel Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
The Effect of Background Music in Sports Advertisements on Emotional Arousal, Attention, and Purchase Intention
Jun-Phil Uhm, Texas A&M University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Jin-Wook Han, KyungHee University (Advisor)
Explore the Impact of Team Identification and Consumer Ethnocentrism on Foreign Sponsors: A Cross-Cultural Study
Yong Wang, University of New Mexico; Luke Mao, University of New Mexico (Advisor); Brian Gillespie, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
Self-branding through NFL Team Fanship: Fans’ Desired Self-Image and Its Implications for Branding Practices
Jerred Junqi Wang, University of West Georgia; Jessica Braunstein-Minkove, Towson University (Advisor); Thomas Baker, University of Georgia (Advisor); Bo Li, Miami University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Co-Creation of Value in Sport Ticket Sales: An Examination of Subscription-Based Ticket Services
Clinton Warren, University of Minnesota; Liz Sattler, Illinois State University; Lisa Rufer, Rider University
Sport Spectatorship and Population Health: A Case of Japanese Professional Golf Tournament
Yasuhiro Watanabe, Hiroshima University of Economics; Tyreal Yizhou Qian, Louisiana State University; Jerred Junqi Wang, University of West Georgia; N. David Pifer, Texas Tech University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia
An Analysis of Price Bundling and Framing: The Impact of Discount and Availability Messaging Among Traveling Sport Consumers
Misun Won, University of South Carolina; Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Seeking a Social Experience at a Themed Running Event
Laura Wood, University of Waterloo; Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo
Customer-to-Customer Value Co-Creation at Recurring Sport Events: Relationship Life-Cycle Perspective
Jingxian (Cecilia) Zhang, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
Method
Re-Thinking Sample and Population Information with Inferential Statistics in Sport Management Research
JoonYoung Han, Yeungnam University; Gregory Kane, Eastern Connecticut State University; Michelle Ferrer, Eastern Connecticut State University
Viewing Donor Behavior Through the Lens of Inductive Reasoning Theory: A “Big Data” Approach
Jonathan A. Jensen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Liz Wanless, Ohio University; Kaya Hedt, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Emily Wayland, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Shadowing as a Data Collection Method in Qualitative Sport Management Research
Greg Joachim, University of Technology Sydney; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Katie Schlenker, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Stephen Frawley, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Adam Cohen, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor)
Hot and Cold Spots of Youth Lacrosse: How Utilizing GIS Can Identify Opportunities and Barriers to Participation
Ciera Jones, University of Texas at Austin; Matt Bowers, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Item Analysis of a Survey of Team Identification Using Item Response Theory
Kyungyeol (Anthony) Kim, Indiana University Bloomington; Senyung Lee, Northeastern Illinois University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University-Bloomington (Advisor)
The Disruptive Potential of Virtual Reality (VR) Technology in Sport Management Research
Joshua Lupinek, Montclair State University; Jinhee Yoo, Gannon University; Eugene Ohu, Lagos Business School; Eric Brownlee, Gannon University
Engaging Partners and Managing a Large-Scale Research Project
Galen Trail, Seattle University; Thomas Aicher, University of Colorado Colorado Springs; Kristi Sweeney, University of North Florida; Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology; Melody Johnston, Auckland University of Technology; Priscila Alfaro-Barrantes, Nichols College; Julie Lanzillo, Neumann University; Stavros Triantafyllidis, The Citadel; Norm O’Reilly, University of Guelph; Khatereh Jamaat, Islamic Azad University; Wanyong Choi, University of North Florida; Jessica Braunstein-Minkove, Towson University; Ari Kim, Towson University; Windy Dees, Miami University; Hyejin (Jina) Bang, Florida International University
Scale Development Using Test-retest Reliability: Implications for Consumer Research
Yiqi Yang, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor); Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Learning Portals: Identifying Threshold Concepts for Introduction to Sport Management Courses
Brian Yim, Kent State University; Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Brian Crow, Slippery Rock University; Larry McCarthy, Seton Hall University
Exploring Potential Motives for and Perceived Barriers to Playing Virtual Reality Sport Video Games
Jinhee Yoo, Gannon University; Eric Brownlee, Gannon University; Joshua Lupinek, Montclair State University
Publishing in Leading Sport Management Journals: Contemporary Issues from Journal Editors
James J. Zhang, University of Georgia; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts; Paul Downward, Loughborough University; Sheranne Fairley, University of Queensland; Matthew Walker, University of North Texas
Socio-Cultural
Examining Multicultural Youth's Cultural Capital in Sport: Fanship and Competency to Enjoy Sport
Wonyul Bae, Ithaca College; Sungmin Kheel, Ewha Woman's University; Dongyoo Han, Hannam University
Critical Social Science in Sport Management Research: A Scoping Review
Kerri Bodin, University of Ottawa; Georgia Teare, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Sport Management Student Club Participation: An Exploratory Study
Chris Brown, Kennesaw State University; John David Johnson, Kennesaw State University
Are We Creating Sport Management Programs that Support Female Students?
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Danielle DeRosa, University of Connecticut
Sport and Politics: The Use of the Rising Sun Flag in The 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Joohyun Choi, German Sport University Cologne; Kwangho Park, Troy University
Competing Values: The Role of Value Congruence in Female Administrators’ Career Advancement
Evan Davis, The Ohio State University; Moetiz Samad, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Getting a Second Shot: Subsequent Head Coaching Opportunities For Black NFL Coaches
Jeremy Foreman, University of Louisiana at Lafayette; Robert Turick, Ball State University
The Peoples' Team: A Critical Analysis of NBA City Edition Jerseys
Sayvon Foster, Texas A&M University; John Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Causes and Consequences of Fanship among Adolescent Female Football Players
B. Christine Green, George Mason University; Laurence Chalip, George Mason University; Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois
Cricket, Colonialism, Politics, and Globalization - The Rise of a Cricketing Nation
Susmit Gulavani, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
\\I Don't Know What I'm Doing\: International Student Athletes and their Transition to American Universities
Caitlyn Hauff, University of South Alabama; Mitchell Woltring, University of South Alabama; Brooke Forester, University of South Alabama; Shelley Holden, University of South Alabama
Participation in Active Sport Tourism and Sense of Wellbeing: Comparing Golf, Snowboarding, and Long-distance Running
Brian Krohn, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; Mona Mirehie, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Gendering Assemblages in eSports Online Streaming: An Actor-Network Analysis of Online Media Technologies and Gender Practices
Xiaohan Lei, Florida State University; Hanhan Xue, Florida State Univeristy (Advisor)
Power Five Conferences: The Lack of African-American Head Football Coaches
Aaron Livingston, Grambling State University; Robert Lindsey, Johnson C. Smith University; Charles Crowley, Livingstone College; F. Michelle Richardson, Coppin State University; Chevelle Hall, Virginia State University; Karla Jones, Johnson C. Smith University
The Relationship Between Abuse of Student-Athletes, Mental Health, & Social Identities
Charles D.T. Macaulay, University of Connecticut; Ajhanai Newton, University of Connecticut
Imposter Phenomenon and the Increased Work Demands on Sport Management Faculty
Jessica Murfree, University of Louisville; Chelsea Police, University of Louisville; Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Dear Student-Athlete: Illuminating the Voices of Former Female Student-Athletes of Color
Kristi Oshiro, Texas A&M University; John Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Student Perspectives of Student-Athlete Treatment in the Classroom
Megan Parietti, University of Wisconsin-Parkside; Shaina Dabbs, Elon University
Institutional Constraints in Elite Sport: Connecting Institutional Theory and Rigid Environment
Christopher J. Prosser, University of Maryland Eastern Shore; Shashank Nautiyal, Tennessee State University; Michael Rabel, University of Maryland Eastern Shore; Tao Gong, University of Maryland Eastern Shore; James Heimdal, Tennessee State University
Stereotype Threat and Interscholastic Athletic Leadership
Meredith Scarlata, University of Connecticut; James Strode, Ohio University; Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; Anna Parkman, Ohio State University
Perceptions of Progress in the Equitable Treatment of Women Leaders in the Sport Industry
Ellen Staurowsky, Drexel University; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina
“Don’t Be Open or Tell Anyone”: Inclusion of Sexual Minority College Athletes
Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Megan Turk, University of Arkansas; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas
Perceptions of Division III Female Student-Athletes Self-Efficacy to Pursue Collegiate Coaching
Nicholas Swim, University of Louisville; Khirey Walker, Ball State University (Advisor); Robert Turick, Ball State University (Advisor); Lawrence Judge, Ball State University (Advisor)
The Role of Social Media in Social Impacts Experiences of Sport Events
Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University
Finding Foreigners: Examining US College Basketball Coaches' International Recruitment Strategies
Ryan Turcott, Gonzaga University; Nalani Butler, Kennesaw State University; Matthew Lee Smith, Texas A&M University
Being Female AND: Using Intersectionality Theory to Explore the Experiences of Female Sport Coaches
Rebecca Varney, Arizona State University; Eric Legg, Arizona State University (Advisor)
The Impact of Title IX on Women’SsLeadership in Collegiate Sport
Karl Wernecke, East Tennessee State University; Charles Jones, East Tennessee State University (Advisor); Lindsay Pieper, University of Lynchburg (Advisor)
“We’re Hoping it Pays Off in the End:” Middle-Class Parents’ Perceptions of Youth Football
Laurel Whalen, Wayne State University; Nathan McCaughtry, Wayne State University; Erin Centeio, University of Hawaii at Manoa; Jeffrey Martin, Wayne State University; Albert Bimper, Colorado State University
Sport Participation and Acculturation among Immigrants: A Systematic Review
Hyosoon Yim, Florida State University; Amy Chan Hyung Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Sport Development
The Invisible Hand: The Role of Context in Shaping the Environment of an SBYD Program Environment
Nneka Arinze, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Program Evaluation of a National Sport Organization’s Sport Participation Program: The Case of Baseball5™
Kerri Bodin, University of Ottawa; Georgia Teare, University of Ottawa; Jordan Bakhsh, University of Ottawa; Maxine Gauthier, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
To Specialize or Not to Specialize: Perspectives from Parents and Coaches
Shea Brgoch, The Ohio State University; Ashley Ryder, The Ohio State University; Obidiah Atkinson, The Ohio State University; Christin Zwolski, The Ohio State University; Leeann Lower-Hoppe, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Youth Athletes’ Process of Acquiring the Sport Development Perspective at the Youth Olympic Games
Keita Kinoshita, University of Ottawa; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa (Advisor); Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa
Prediction Model of Spectator Intention for High-Concept Collaboration Dance Performance using the Extended Theory of Planned Behavior(ETPB): Focused on Moderating Effect of Access Burden
Sun-Young Lim, Kyung Hee University; Min-Jun Kim, Kyung Hee University; Jae-Hyuck Kim, Kyung Hee University; Jeoung-Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University (Advisor)
Bridging the Gap: A Workshop on Knowledge Mobilization Strategies for Youth Sport Development Research
K. David McCann, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jeffrey Farr, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; John Kaczorowski, University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign; Kelsey LeFevour, University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign; Jules Woolf, University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Determining Elite Para-Athletic Development Pathways: An Investigation of Track & Field
Rebecca Peake, Sheffield Hallam University; Larissa Davies, Sheffield Hallam University
Major Parasport Games Impact: A Legacy of Recognition?
Adam Purdy, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
\\Belonging is Key\: Lessons Learned from Para Swimmers’ Development Experiences
Darda Sales, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Sport For Development
Integrating a Cultural Competency Framework in SBYD Programs
Julian Alonso, University of Florida; Christine Wegner, University of Florida (Advisor); Trevor Bopp, University of Florida (Advisor)
Beyond Pressure: Black and Hispanic Girls’ Peer Experiences in a Sport-Based Youth Development Program
Nneka Arinze, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Forecasting Spectator Sport and Population Health Research: A Delphi Study
Brennan Berg, University of Memphis; Matt Bowers, University of Texas at Austin; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University
A Psychological Contract Perspective for Volunteer Retention
Mi Ryoung Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Authentic Leadership Development at the MLSE Launchpad
Ryan Clutterbuck, Brock University; Marika Warner, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment
A Case for Virtual Reality and Individuals with Disabilities
Michelle Ferrer, Eastern Connecticut State University; Gregory Kane, Eastern Connecticut State University; JoonYoung Han, Yeungnam University
Understanding the Civic Potential of Soccer Fan Clubs: Tracing the Process of Materialization of Civic Opportunities in the Lives of Association Members
Alex C. Gang, Indiana University Bloomington; Juha Yoon, Indiana University Bloomington; Juho Park, Indiana University - Bloomington; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University - Bloomington
A Giant Look Back: Detailing the Success of the Last Nine Years for a Large-Scale Applied Research Partnership
Brian Greenwood, California Polytechnic State University; Sarah Macias, California Polytechnic State University; Sue Petersen, Giants Community Fund; Paul Giuliacci, Giants Community Fund; Cassandra Hofman, Giants Community Fund
Extending the SDP Conversation: Hearing the Voices of Grassroots Sport Facilitators
Ashlyn Hardie, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Parent assessment of an Urban, After-School, Youth Soccer Program Sponsored by a Major League Soccer (MLS) Organization: A Case Study Exploration
Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Paul M. Wright, Northern Illinois University; Jennifer M. Jacobs, Northern Illinois University; Jessica Yavitz, Chicago Fire Foundation
The Moderating Role of Urban Sprawl between Sport Participation and Health-related Quality of Life: Spatial Structural Equation Modeling Approach
Changwook Kim, University of Florida; Jinwon Kim, University of Florida (Advisor); Jeounghak Lee, KyungHee University (Advisor)
Maximizing Positive Youth Development through Sport: The Relative Role of Social Support from Caring Adults in a Sport-Based Youth Development Program
Wonju Lee, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Gareth Jones, Temple University (Advisor); Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (Advisor); Elizabeth Taylor, Temple University (Advisor)
Barriers and Facilitators of Developing Physical Literacy of Athletes with Intellectual Disabilities through Special Olympics
Leeann Lower-Hoppe, The Ohio State University; Shea Brgoch, The Ohio State University; Kelly Tanner, The Ohio State University; Catherine Quatman-Yates, The Ohio State University; Sue Sutherland, The Ohio State University; Christy Zwolski, The Ohio State University; Laura Schmitt, The Ohio State University; Grace Murphy, The Ohio State University
Conceptualising the Unique Contribution of Sport to Sport for Development
Emma Sherry, Swinburne University of Technology; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; NaRi Shin, Texas Tech University
Leveraging Human and Social Capital to Transition Out of Sport and into Collegiate Athletic Coaching and Administration
Allison Smith, University of New Mexico; Tiesha Martin, Radford University; Fred Williams, University of New Mexico; Jeongwon Choi, University of New Mexico
Sport-For-Development: A Comprehensive Analysis of Theoretical and Conceptual Advancements
Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology Sydney; Patrick Hill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Leveraging a Communication Approach to Understand Sport for Social Change in an SDP Setting
Caitlin Williams, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Finalist
Sport Industry and Community Resilience: A Spatial Approach
Changwook Kim, University of Florida; Jinwon Kim, University of Florida (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
Exploring Conflict among Stakeholders in the Governance of Olympic Legacy
Jinsu Byun, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Teaching & Learning Fair
Securing the Foundation of Sales and Fundraising Principles via a Fundraising Final Project
Katie M. Brown, Texas Tech University; Andrew C. Pickett, University of South Dakota; Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas
Teaching on Racial and Ethnic Issues in Sport in a General Education Class
Guangzhou Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Monika Stodolska, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Celebrating Event Excellence in Collaborating with Hospitatility
Andra D. Chisholm, University of Memphis; Crystal N. Hudson, University of Memphis; Carol A. Silkes, University of Memphis (Advisor); Timothy D. Ryan, University of Memphis (Advisor)
What Does Your Future Boss Need from You? Developing Critical Thinking Skills for Job Market in the Sport Management Classroom
Wen-hao Winston Chou, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Navigating Collaborative Quizzes in Large Classes
Cassandra Coble, Indiana University
A Sports Marketing Experiential Learning Opportunity in Intercollegiate Basketball
Chris Croft, University of Southern Mississippi; John Miller, University of Southern Mississippi; Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas
Scaffolding Academic Service-Learning in the Department of Sport Management: Application of Corporate Social Responsibility and Sport for Development Models
Shaina Dabbs, Elon University; Anthony Weaver, Elon University; Cara Lucia, Elon University; Young Do Kim, Elon University
Students for Hire: Creating a Challenging Capstone Experience
Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Trevecca Nazarene University
Olympic Sport Addition Case Study
Sayvon Foster, Texas A&M University; John Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
The \Golden Bat\ Awards
Jennifer Gellock, University of North Alabama
Enhancing Student Learning and Engagement through Classification
Rammi N. Hazzaa, University of Saint Joseph
Virtual Reality Sport as a Pedagogical Technique
Gregory Kane, Eastern Connecticut State University; Michelle Ferrer, Eastern Connecticut State University; Ari de Wilde, Eastern Connecticut State University
Text and Network Discovery
Soojin Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Sports Partnership: Networking and Experiential Learning Opportunities
Whitney Marks, East Carolina University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
Materials for Establishing a Standalone Sport Ecology Course
Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University; Madeleine Orr, University of Minnesota
Project Management Apps :Transitioning from Academic to Professional Skills
Sloane Milstein, Colorado Mesa University; Sean Phelps, Colorado Mesa University; Saurabh Singh, Texas A&M University
Integrating Research into Assignments to Develop Students’ Analytical Thinking: Sport Tourism Case Study
Mona Mirehie, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; Heather Gibson, University of Florida
Using the ADDIE model to design effective courses
Michael Odio, University of Cincinnati
Community Engagement in the Sport Management Classroom
Megan Parietti, University of Wisconsin Parkside; Sean Dahlin, Central Washington University
Running a Successful Majors’ Club: Real-World Experiences Outside the Classroom
Jennifer Parsons, Wittenberg University; Lance Kaltenbaugh, Ashland University
Preparing for the Big Leagues: Tactics and Innovations for Teaching Students' Hard Skills
Carter Rockhill, The Ohio State University; Alex Miller, The Ohio State University
Current Hot Topics in College Sport: Translating Papers to Discussion
Ashley Ryder, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Using Kahoot! Game-based Learning in the Sport Management Classroom
Logan Schuetz, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Integrating eSports within the Traditional Sport Management Curriculum
Christopher Scroggins, Shenandoah University; Mark Nagel, University of South Carolina; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina; Joey Gawrysiak, Shenandoah University
Facilitating Social Change through Sport-Based Entrepreneurship
Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo; Laura Wood, University of Waterloo
The Ultimate Internship: Designing a Short-Term Immersive Study Abroad Experience
Daniel Springer, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Stuart Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Study Tools: The Use of Crossword Puzzles to Help Students Review Course Content
Peyton Stensland, University of Cincinnati; Dominique Kropp, University of Kansas
Sport Public Relations Class Project: Alumni Society Revitalization
G. Clayton Stoldt, Wichita State University; Courtney Calder, Wichita State University
Fictional Pop Culture Analysis
Sarah Tackett, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Using Real World Contracts to Enhance the Teaching and Learning of Contract Law
Claire Williams, Saint Mary's College of California
Redesigning Sport Management Curriculum to Enhance Student Success
Wendi Zimmer, Texas A&M University; Paul Keiper, Texas A&M University; Shane Hudson, Texas A&M University; Scott Waltemyer, Texas A&M University; Hannah Malcomb, Texas A&M University
Teaching/Learning
The Influence of Graduate Programs on Perceptions of Career Decision Self-Efficacy and Emotional Intelligence
Rebecca Achen, Illinois State University; Angela Lumpkin, Texas Tech University; Liz Sattler, Illinois State University
The Flipped Classroom: How to use Case Studies to Increase Active Learning
Nola Agha, University of San Francisco; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor; Jeffrey D. MacCharles, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Emily Sparvero, University of Texas at Austin
Who Teaches the Teachers? An Exploratory Study of Pedagogy in North American Sport Management Doctoral Programs
Andre Andrijiw, ; Craig Hyatt, Brock University; Mark Julien, Brock University
Project-Based Learning in Sport Management: A Student-Centered Approach
Chris Brown, Kennesaw State University; Jennifer Willett, Kennesaw State University
Evaluation of Community Partner – Student Relationships in the Service-Learning Context
Cassandra Coble, Indiana University; Rachel Ryder, Indiana University; Eric Knee, Adelphi University; Hope Zeller, Indiana University
Hot Topics and Burning Questions: A NASSM Student Board Networking Opportunity
Jeffrey Farr, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sport Management Program Satisfaction Perceived by Generation Z Students
Tyler Hajek, University of Northern Colorado; Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Niche Degrees and Concentrations Within Sport Management: Why They Exist and How They Add Value
Chris Hanna, Georgia Southern University; Christopher Barnhill, Georgia Southern University; Bettina Cornwell, University of Oregon; Rodney Paul, Syracuse University
Advancing future leaders of the Sport Industry: An Examination of Leadership Development, Barriers, and Opportunities to Careers in Sport
Rebecca Kapusta, The Ohio State University; Derek Walton, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Back to Basics: Assessing the Writing and Communication Skills of Sport Management Interns
Simon Pack, St. John's University; Andras Nemeth, St. John's University
Proposing an Integrative Model of Entry-Level Career Readiness in Sport Management
Emily Plunkett, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor)
“I Am More Open to it Than I Was Before”: Mindfulness Meditation in the Classroom
Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Alison Fridley, University of Arkansas; Robert Davis, University of Arkansas
R3Grouping – Establishing an Empowering Environment for Female Students In Sport Management
Sarah Tackett, University of Kansas; Dominique Kropp, University of Kansas; Forre Zook, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Flipgrid Technology: Engaging Students in Kinesiology and Sports Administration
Carrie Taylor, Midwestern State University; Sandra Shawver, Midwestern State University
NASSM 2019
Communication
Watch Me Work: The Impact of Twitter Broadcasts on Fan Engagement on WNBA Social Media Accounts
Nicholas Brown, University of San Francisco; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University (Advisor); Nola Agha, University of San Francisco (Advisor); David Berri, Southern Utah University (Advisor)
An Exploration of Social Media Use and Its Impact On Canadian Football Coaches
Ryan Clutterbuck, Brock University; Olan Scott, Brock University
Examining Fans’ Emotions in the Twittersphere: A Longitudinal Text Analysis of Fans’ Tweets Yielded During Games Between Prominent NCAA Division I FBS Rivals
Kiernan Gordon, University of New England; Christina Herrick, University of New Hampshire; Ryan Boyd, University of Texas
Urban Meyer Needs an Image Repair Coach
Chris Hanna, Georgia Southern University; James Morton, Ithaca College
Unification of the Two Koreas through Sport the 2018 Winter Olympics and Beyond
Sehwan Kim, University of Georgia; Jepkorir Rose Chepyator Thomson, University of Georgia (Advisor); Kyu Ha Choi, University of Georgia
The Big Wave of Watching Sport Events: Application of Social Live Streaming Services for Fans’ Psychological Benefits
Han Soo Kim, The University of Mississippi; Minjung Kim, The University of Mississippi (Advisor); Young Do Kim, Elon University; Minseok Kwag, Cheongju National University of Education; Hong Ryol Kim, Sangmyung University
Dimensions of Social Media Usage Motivation of Ultimate Fighting Championship Fans: A Qualitative Inquiry
Andrew Kim, University of Georgia; Minhong Kim, University of North Texas (Advisor); James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
From the Lingerie Girls to the Legends Gladiators: The Commercial Narratives of the LFL on YouTube
Kayoung Kim, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
The Role of Media on Declining Sport Involvement
Sarah Lynch, The Citadel Graduate College; Stavros Triantafyllidis, The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina (Advisor)
In-Groups and Out-Groups: The Impact of Social Identity Theory on Local Sports Talk Radio
Michael Mudrick, York College of Pennsylvania; Stephen Stifano, University of Connecticut; Sara Stifano, Northeastern University
Views from the 6: Analyzing Engagement Within the Twitter Communities of Professional Sport Teams
Michael Naraine, Deakin University; Henry Wear, Deakin University
Fan Reactions to the Unified North/South Korean Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team
Taeyeon Oh, University of Mississippi; Seungmo Kim, Hong Kong Baptist University; Adam Love, University of Tennessee
An Analysis of Athlete Activism, Endorsed Brand, and Media Effects
Bumsoo Park, The University of Alabama; Andrew Billings, The University of Alabama (Advisor); Kenon Brown, The University of Alabama (Advisor); Sanghyun Park, Yonsei University
Athlete Activism in Professional Sport: The Role of the Media in Mobilizing Support for Social Movements
Stacy-Lynn Sant, University of Michigan; Wenche Wang, University of Michigan
Understanding Athletes’ Use of Instagram: A Content Analysis of Iranian Professional Athletes on Instagram
Zahra Sharifzadeh, Texas Woman's University; Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Gwendolyn Weatherford, Texas Woman's University (Advisor)
Winning a Silver Medal or Losing a Gold Medal? Examining Olympic Medalist's Self-Representation on Press Conferences
Stirling Sharpe, University of Canberra; John Malmo, Christian Brothers University; David Rolfe, Central Washington University; Sangkeon Yoo, Sangmyung University
#NHLSeattle Networked Support for National Hockey League Expansion
Kelsey Slater, Mississippi State University; Matthew Zimmerman, Mississippi State University (Advisor)
Changing the Conversation: Athletes, Power-Dynamics, and Well-Being
Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Gareth Jones, Temple University; Todd Fraley, East Carolina University; Christine Wilson, East Carolina University; Michael Catalano, East Carolina University
Facilities/Events
Are “Youth Days” Effective at Promoting New Sport Participation? Evidence from a Pre-Post Event Research Design
Jordan Bakhsh, University of Ottawa; Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo (Advisor); Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo
Perceptions of Zero-Waste Among College Football Fans
Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Martin Barrett, North Carolina State University; Kyle Bunds, North Carolina State University
Exploring the Moderating Effect of Wearable Device Usage on Youth Sport Participation
Inje Cho, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Using Applied History to Preserve Cultural Heritage through the Adaptive Reuse of Multipurpose Facilities
Benjamin Downs, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University
Mapping Sport-Led Urban Development: The Case of Major League Arenas
Stephanie Gerretsen, University of Michigan; Judith Long, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Beyond the Host Nation: An Exploration of Trickle-Down Effects in the “Hometowns” of Canadian Athletes Who Medaled at London 2012
Kai Jiang, University of Waterloo; Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo (Advisor); Girish Ramchandani, Sheffield Hallam University; Richard Coleman, Sheffield Hallam University
Stakeholders Perspectives on Major Event Referenda
Mel Johnston, Auckland University of Technology; Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology (Advisor); Geoff Dickson, La Trobe University (Advisor)
Cost and Knowledge Valuation of Prospective Environmental Legacy Initiatives for LA 2028
Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University; Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University
The Influence of Prospective Tourist Risk Perception on Travel Intention to Mega Sporting Event Destinations with Different Levels of Risk
Minhong Kim, University of North Texas; Kyu Ha Choi, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia
The Sport Crowd Movement Experience Model: Mediation Effect of Perceived Speed, Density, and Flow.
Sanghoon Kim, Texas A&M University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Psychometric Properties of the Planned Behavior Model and its Predictive Power for Future Intention in Volunteerism
Ka Man Leung, Hong Kong Baptist Univeristy; Eddie T.C. Lam, Cleveland State University
Do Sports and Entertainment Districts Attract Young Professionals to Live and Work Downtown? The Case of Major League Arenas
Judith Long, University of Michigan; Stephanie Gerretsen, University of Michigan
Making an Impact? District Detroit and Little Caesars Arena
Daniel Mason, University of Alberta; Robert Trzonkowski, University of Alberta
Sport Ecology: Conceptualizing an Emerging Sub-Discipline Within Sport Management
Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University; Madeleine Orr, University of Minnesota; Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University
Friendly or Unfriendly Confines: Impact of Chicago Baseball Stadiums on Vicinity Crime Patterns
Brian E. Menaker, Texas A&M University - Kingsville; Kamry R. Barton, Texas A&M University - Kingsville
360 Virtual Reality’s Impact on Olympic Legacy Venue Tourism
Brian Mihalik, University of South Carolina; Chris Corr, Jr., University of South Carolina; Linda Mihalik, University of South Carolina
The ‘Hidden’ Fan: Stadia Disability Provision for Fans on the Autistic Spectrum
Steve Prewitt, Texas A&M University - Commerce; Claire Rosselli, Texas A&M University - Commerce; Daniel Doe, Texas A&M University - Commerce
The Effect of the Mega-Events on Nation Image: A Case Study on the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia
Haozhou Pu, University of Dayton; Jeeyoon Kim, Syracuse University; Yiran Su, Temple University
The Influence of the Foreign Media's Host Destination Experience on Event Reporting
Vitor Sobral, University of Queensland; Sheranne Fairley, University of Queensland
From Sport Participation as a Legacy of Sport Events to Leveraging Sport Events for Sport Participation: A Scoping Review
Georgia Teare, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Sense of Place and Voluntary Carbon Offsetting Intentions in Beach Volleyball
Stavros Triantafyllidis, The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Leveraging the Super Bowl for Positive Social Impact
Ji Wu, University of Minnesota; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota (Advisor); Yonghwan Chang, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
An Assessment of Perceived Risk, Mitigating Factors, and Travel Intentions: The Case of the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games
Brian Yim, Kent State University; Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Miran Jang, Kent State University; Kyung-Sik Kim, Hoseo University; Larry McCarthy, Seton Hall University
Finance/Economics
Does Giving Birth Matter To Performance? A Case Study Of the WNBA
David Berri, Southern Utah University; Jill Harris, Air Force Academy
High-Profile Contests and Betting Market Efficiency in College Basketball
Byungju Kang, University of Georgia; Steven Salaga, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Using Hierarchical Linear Regression Modelling to Analyze Attendance Determinants of National Basketball Association (NBA) and Major League Baseball (MLB)
Namhun Lim, Wichita State University; Wanyong Choi, University of North Florida; Mark Vermillion, Wichita State University; Jeff Noble, Wichita State University
Heterogeneity in Fan Demand for Visiting Team Quality in Major League Baseball
Brian Mills, University of Florida; Rodney Fort, University of Michigan
Does Olympic Games Announcement Affect Stock Markets? A Bayesian Causal Impact Study
Ceyda Mumcu, University of New Haven; Esin Cakan, University of New Haven
Practical Measures of Competitive Balance in European Soccer
N. David Pifer, Texas Tech University
Dominance and Distress: Analyzing the Labor Market Strategies of Clubs in Europe’s Top Soccer Leagues
N. David Pifer, Texas Tech University; Timothy D. DeSchriver, University of Delaware; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia; Thomas A. Baker III, University of Georgia
End of an Era: Spillover Effects of Power Conference Membership to Non-Revenue Sport Success
Timothy D. Ryan, The University of Memphis; Rhema Fuller, The University of Memphis; Cody T. Havard, The University of Memphis; Michael Hutchinson, The University of Memphis
Policy Change, Race, and Employment Tenure in the NFL
Steven Salaga, University of Georgia; Matthew Juravich, University of Akron
Discrimination at the Margins: Evidence of Discrimination Against Black NFL Backup Quarterbacks
Ryan Spalding, University of Oklahoma; Ben Larkin, Merrimack College; Taesoo Ahn, Merrimack College
Competitive Balance in Major League Soccer: Application of Bias-Corrected Estimator
Hojun Sung, University of Florida; Brian Mills, University of Florida (Advisor); Young Hoon Lee, Sogang University
Rest Schedules and Market Efficiency in NFL Point Spread Markets
Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado
Home Cage Advantage: Implicit Bias in MMA Decisions
Scott Tainsky, Wayne State University; Steven Salaga, University of Georgia; Zainab Hans, Wayne State University
Determinants of Distance Running Expenditure in China: The Influence of Consumption, Health and Social Capital
Xioayan Xing, Capital University of P.E. & Sports, Beijing, China; Ruo Zhang, Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China
Governance/Policy
Governance Structures and Adaptation Strategies of the Winter Sport Industry: A Case Study of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games
Guangzhou Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Monika Stodolska, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Soft Power and The Olympics: The Case of 2018 Winter Olympics
Keunsu Han, Towson University; Ari Kim, Towson University
A Policy Analysis on the Promotion of Traditional Education for Elite Athletes in China
Matthew Haugen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
The Legitimacy of The World Anti-Doping Agency: A Double-Edged Sword
Daniel Read, Loughborough University; James Skinner, Loughborough University (Advisor); Daniel Lock, Bournemouth University (Advisor); Barrie Houlihan, Loughborough University (Advisor)
Profile of a Cheat: Trends in Failed Drugs Tests in International Sport
Samantha Roberts, Texas A&M University - Commerce; Dean Culpepper, Texas A&M University - Commerce
Have Things Really Changed? Understanding Governance Changes in Canadian National Sport Organizations
Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa; Russell Hoye, La Trobe University; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; Michael Naraine, Deakin University; Benoît Séguin, University of Ottawa
Hybridity in Non-profit Sport Organisations: Organisational Challenges
Géraldine Zeimers, Universite Catholique Louvain; David Shilbury, Deakin University; Annick Willem, Ghent University; Thierry Zintz, Universite Catholique Louvain
Law
Looking for a Team: A Call for a United States Esport Player's Association
Henry Evans, Washington State University; Melissa Farrell, Washington State University
Challenges for Maintaining Major League Soccer’s Single-Entity Structure: An Antitrust Perspective
Zlatko Markoski, Mississippi State University; Soyoun Lim, Mississippi State University (Advisor); Younghan Lee, Mississippi State University (Advisor)
Teaching for Internship Success: Instructional Methods and Curriculum Ideas for Preparing Students to Enter the Unpaid Workforce
Neal Ternes, Miami University; Sam Ehrlich, Florida State University; John Holden, Oklahoma State University; Matthew Hawzen, Fairleigh Dickinson University
The Impact of the 2017 Tax Reform on College Athletic Donations Related to Ticket Sales
Dylan Williams, The University of Alabama; Patrick Tutka, Niagara University
Management
Obstacles and Opportunities for Female Sport Management Students
Aaron Anderson, Texas A&M University; Scott Waltemyer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
The Greedy Role of Sport: Exploring Athlete Role Engulfment
Arden Anderson, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Does Team Ownership Affect Corporate Philanthropy in Professional Sport?
Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan; Daniel Yang, University of Michigan; Yue Yu, University of Michigan
Transdisciplinary Methods: Applying Single-Case Design in Sport Management
Pamela Baker, George Mason University; Anya Evmenova, George Mason University; Bob Baker, George Mason University
The Role of Social Workers in NCAA Division I Athletic Departments
Lauren Beasley, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; John Magliocca, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Zach Smith, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Advisor)
The Impact of Value Creation on the Performance of Soccer Clubs in Colombia Mediated by Co-Innovation
Jorge Brand, Instituto Tecnológico Metropolitano; Mathieu Winand, LUNEX University
Career Boundaries and Professionalization of College Sport Fundraising and Development
Emily Briscoe, University of Cincinnati; Michael A. Odio, University of Cincinnati (Advisor); Thomas J. Aicher, University of Colorado – Colorado Springs
Assessing the Impact of Stereotype Threat on Leadership and Career Aspirations for Students in Sport Management
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Monique Golden, University of Connecticut
Exploring Post-Merger Sociocultural Integration in Sport
Jinsu Byun, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor); Dana Ellis, Laurentian University
A Viable Pathway to Professional Hockey? An Empirical Investigation of U Sports Hockey from 2000-2018
Chris Chard, Brock University; Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick
Role Conflict of International Student-Athletes: The Distinct Challenges They Face and the Implications for Collegiate Administrators
Guangzhou Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Incheol Jang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jules Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
A Resource-Based View of Organizational Sustainability in the Sport-for-Development Context
Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Mi Ryoung Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Gareth Jones, Temple University (Advisor); B. Christine Green, George Mason University (Advisor)
Low Pay, Poor Play; What Motivates Referees of Adult Community Sport Leagues
Mi Ryoung Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Patrick Hill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jules Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Volunteering as Serious Leisure: The Cognitive System of Volunteers
Michelle L. Coley, George Mason University; Bradley J. Leydig, George Mason University; B. Christine Green, George Mason University (Advisor); Laurence Chalip, George Mason University (Advisor)
Developing Leadership Character in Sport Organizations
Corey Crossan, Western University; Cassandra Ellis, Western University; Karen Danylchuk, Western University (Advisor)
Michael Jordan Ruined Basketball: A Multilevel Growth Model of National Basketball Association Statistics
Dax Crum, The University of New Mexico; Frederick Williams, The University of New Mexico
Who is in Charge? An Examination of Social Exchange Relationships in American Collegiate Sport Clubs
W. Andrew Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University; Leeann Lower, The Ohio State University; Patrick Marsh, Samford University
The Changing Face of Leadership within Sport: What does the future hold?
Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas; Lesley Ferkins, Auckland University of Technology; Sarah Leberman, Massey University; Jim Weese, University of Western Ontario; Janelle E. Wells, University of South Florida
Assessing Group Cohesion Among Intercollegiate Sport Teams through Sociograms and the Group Cohesion Index.
Shelby Davis, University of Central Arkansas; Jeffrey Ward, University of Central Arkansas; Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas (Advisor)
Ice Hockey Officiating Retention: A Qualitative Understanding of Junior Ice Hockey Officials’ Motivations
Brian Fowler, University of Northern Colorado; Jimmy Smith, Gonzaga University; Kyle Brannigan, University of Northern Colorado; Heidi Nordstrom, Gonzaga University; Alan Morse, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Expanding Institutional Boundaries and Eroding Practices: Examining the Effects of Virtual Innovations on the Sport of Cycling
Craig Fulk, University of North Texas; Calvin Nite, University of North Texas (Advisor)
Tracing the Perceptional Changes Roused by a Mega Sport Event in the Context of Strained Bilateral Relations: Measuring the Effect of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia on the Perceptions of Georgians
Alex C. Gang, Indiana University Bloomington; Juha Yoon, Indiana University Bloomington; Juho Park, Indiana University Bloomington; Lasha Beridze, Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University Bloomington; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
Work-Life Factors that Impact Job Burnout and Turnover Intention among Athletic Academic Support Professionals
Jennifer Gellock, Virginia Commonwealth University; Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University (Advisor)
Examining the Fundraising Challenges Faced and Strategies Utilized in the NCAA Division II Athletics Environment
Andrew Hanson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Navigating the Balance Between Competition and Fun: Understanding the Importance of Values-Based Expectations
Alanna Harman, Wilfrid Laurier University; Patti Millar, University of Windsor; Ryan Clutterbuck, Brock University; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University
Leading Canadian Athletic Departments: Understanding the Competencies Needed to be an Effective Athletic Director
Tyler Harrison, Brock University; Chris Chard, Brock University (Advisor)
Addressing Hegemony and Homophily in Sport Entrepreneurship
Ted Hayduk, San José State University
Examining Positive Fit and Engagement in Recreational Sport Employees: The Mediating Role of Intrinsic Motivation
Rammi N. Hazzaa, University of Northern Colorado; Hoyoon Jung, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
The Effects of Corporate Social Responsibility and Psychological Capital on Sport Employees' Prosocial Attitudes and Behaviors
Rammi N. Hazzaa, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor); Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Translating Change Around Youth Sport: Project Play and Community Implementation
Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; Goun Ji, University of Michigan
Meditating Role of Cohesion in Relationship between Athlete Leadership and Athlete Satisfaction
Ziqi Hou, Troy University; Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University; Anthony Dixon, Troy University; Robert Mathner, Troy University; Kwangho Park, Troy University
Partnership Evaluation Practices in Public-Nonprofit Community Sport Relationships
Ashley Hutchinson, University of Waterloo; Haley Baxter, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo
Organizational Socialization for Student-Athletes with a Different Cultural Background: Scale Development
Evelyn Su Jara-Pazmino, University of South Carolina; Bob Heere, University of North Texas (Advisor)
Examining the Relationships among Organizational Culture, Justice, Empowerment, and Organizational Citizenship Behavior of Korean Professional Sport Clubs
Yun-Duk Jeong, Kyonggi University; Euisoo Kim, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, Unversity of Georgia (Advisor)
Enhancing Innovation in Sport Management With Design Thinking: The Case of an Australian Professional Cricket Franchise
Greg Joachim, University of Technology Sydney; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Stephen Frawley, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Katie Schlenker, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Adam Cohen, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor)
50 Shades of Ambush Marketing: Exploring the Effects of Ambush Marketing on Sport Employees
Stephanie Kast, Brock University; Nick Burton, Brock University (Advisor); Shannon Kerwin, Brock University (Advisor)
It is Time to Consider Student-Athletes’ Well-Being and Performance Satisfaction: The Roles of Authentic Leadership and Psychological Capital
Minjung Kim, The University of Mississippi; Young Do Kim, Elon University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University; Han Soo Kim, The University of Mississippi; Minseok Kwag, Cheongju National University of Education
Determinants of Employee Innovative Behavior: Studying Professional Sport Organizations in Korea
Euisoo Kim, University of Georgia; Yun-Duk Jeong, Kyonggi University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Scrutinizing the Nonprofit Organizational Efficiency of Professional Sport Team Nonprofit Organizations
Minhong Kim, University of North Texas; Youngmin Yoon, Eastern New Mexico University
Sponsoring or Sponsored: The Influence of Social Sponsorship in Professional Sport
Suhan Ku, Texas A&M University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Exploring Competitive Advantage and Volunteers in Different Sport Organizations
Erik L. Lachance, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
A Conceptual Model of Occupational Stress in Sport Leadership: A Case of Athletic Directors
Ye Hoon Lee, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; Boyun Woo, Endicott College
Campus Sport Experience as Catalyst for College Student Adjustment and Well-Being
Hyun-Woo Lee, Texas A&M University; Heetae Cho, Nanyang Technological University; Sunyun Shin, Yonsei University
Organizational Resources Fostering Collaborations Among Sport Clubs: A Qualitative Comparative Analysis
Arthur Lefebvre, Université Catholique de Louvain; Géraldine Zeimers, Université Catholique de Louvain; Thierry Zintz, Université Catholique de Louvain (Advisor)
Isomorphism Across International Borders: Why College University Basketball Association in China wants to adopt the structure of U.S. college sport?
Hongxin Li, University of North Texas; Calvin Nite, University of North Texas (Advisor); John Nauright, University of North Texas (Advisor)
Toxicity: University of Maryland, and a Case Study in Compounding Crisis Events
Justin Lovich, Coastal Carolina University; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas
To Cover or Not to Cover? The Impact of Organizational Signals on Employment Applications of Marginalized Applicants.
Jeffrey D. MacCharles, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Determinants and Outcomes of CSR in Sport Organizations: The Case of a Developing Country
Yoseph Mamo, Louisiana State University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Allyship in Sport: Examining Bystander Reactions to Acts of Inclusion
E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Jeffrey D. MacCharles, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Toward an Institutional Theory of Escalation of Commitment Within Sport Management: A Review and Future Research Directions
Calvin Nite, University of North Texas; Michael Hutchinson, University of Memphis; Adrien Bouchet, University of Tulsa
Examining the Institutionalization of Sexual Abuse Within U.S. University Athletic Departments
Calvin Nite, University of North Texas; John Nauright, University of North Texas
Towards an 'Authentic Hero': Revisiting the HERO Model in Sport Organizations
Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado; Minjung Kim, The University of Mississippi; Pamela L. Perrewé, Florida State University; Christos Anagnostopoulos, UCLAn Cyprus & Molde University College Norway
From Medal to Certificate. A Study into the Suitability of the Strategy ‘Validation of Prior Learning’ in the Transition from an Elite Sports Career to a Second Career
Jorike Olde Loohuis, Wagner Group; Daco Woudenberg, Wagner Group (Advisor); Philip Wagner, Wagner Group (Advisor)
Employee Engagement in Sport: An Integrated Literature Review
Marcella Otto, Louisiana State University; Michael Martinez, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Christopher Barnhill, Georgia Southern University (Advisor)
Developing Creative Sport Employees: An Examination of Emotional Intelligence and Job Engagement
Bomin Paek, University of Northern Colorado; Jay Martin, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Capacity for Gender Equity in the National Sport Organization Environment
Swarali Patil, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
“There's Really Gotta Be a Genuine Attraction”: The Organic Nature of Mentoring of Female Upper Managers in the NBA
Manuela Picariello, Texas Woman's University; Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee; Steven Waller, University of Tennessee
The Strategic Advantage of Sport Organizations: The Case of Esport
Anthony Pizzo, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Toxic Leadership in the Management of Sport: Challenging the Context of the ‘Toxic Triangle’
Samantha Roberts, Texas A&M University - Commerce; Tara Tietjen-Smith, Texas A&M University - Commerce; Clay Bolton, Texas A&M University - Commerce
A Study of the Relationship Between Servant Leadership, Political Skill, and Leader Effectiveness among Interscholastic Sport Administrators
Matt Robinson, Schreiner University; Mitchell Neubert, Baylor University; Andrew Meyer, Baylor University; Glenn Miller, Baylor University
Conceptualizing the Role Social Networks Play in the Lack of Black College Football Coaches
Carter Rockhill, The Ohio State University; Catherine Quatman-Yates, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Integrating the Identity Construct in Sport Management: The Multilayer Identity Development System (MIDS) Model
Michael Sagas, University of Florida; Elodie Wendling, University of Florida
The Role of Time Use, Social Support, and Belongingness in College Athlete’s Happiness
Jay Santos, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor)
Building and Instrument to Measure Gender Stereotype Threat in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration
Meredith Scarlata, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Examining the Development and Adoption of Club-Based Certification in Canadian Soccer
Lara Schroeder, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo
Athletic Identity and Athlete Satisfaction: An Analysis of Club Sport Athletes
Nicole Sellars, University of Northern Colorado; Brian Fowler, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Trust, Communication, and Differing Acknowledgement of Competition: Analysis of Coopetition For Stakeholders in a Non-Profit Sport Program
Natalie L. Smith, East Tennessee State University; Amy Rundio, Georgia Southern University; Andrew Dotterweich, East Tennessee State University
The Cultural Landscape of Sport Management: Experiences of Sport Management Faculty
Elizabeth Taylor, Temple University; Molly Hayes Sauder, York College of Pennsylvania; Cheryl Rode, Niagara University
A Policy Capturing Exploration of Sport Job Seeker Decision Making: The Relative Influence of Prestige, Segment, Duties, and Location
Samuel Todd, University of South Carolina; Timothy Koba, University of South Carolina; Zeqing Mao, University of South Carolina; Steve Swanson, Loughborough University
Path to Head Coach in Revenue and Non-Revenue Sports: Implications for Athletic Administrators
Pete Van Mullem, Lewis-Clark State College; Chris Croft, University of Southern Mississippi
Gendered Hiring Networks And Access Discrimination: A Social Network Analysis of Leadership Positions in NCAA Sports
Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nicole LaVoi, University of Minnesota
Double Punch to the Glass Ceiling: Career Path Experiences of Minority Women Athletic Directors
Natalie Welch, University of Tennessee; Jessica Siegele, University of North Carolina at Pembroke; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee (Advisor)
Personnel Selection in Sales Departments of Professional Sport Organizations: The [Un]masking of Biases
Janelle E. Wells, University of South Florida; Michelle G. Harrolle, University of South Florida; Nels Popp, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Servant Leadership in the Sport Fitness Industries: A Relational Model to Increase Member Retention
HoYeol Yu, University of Houston; Matt Robinson, Schreiner University; Don Lee, University of Houston (Advisor); Michael Cottingham, University of Houston (Advisor)
It Takes A Village: Exploring the Under-representation of Women Interscholastic Coaches
Jen Zdroik, Western Illinois University; Phillip Veliz, University of Michigan
Where Does a Sport Official Belong? Navigating the Social Identities of Sport Officials
Claire C. Zvosec, Northern Illinois University; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado; Regan Mullen, University of Northern Colorado
Marketing
Relationship Marketing in Sport: Perspective on the Scholarship and Directions for Future Research.
Gashaw Abeza, Towson University; Norm O'Reilly, University of Guelph
The Role of Social Media Influencers in Sport Branding: Unfamiliar Brands in Familiar Markets
Gashaw Abeza, Towson University; Jessica R. Braunstein-Minkove, Towson University; Norm O'Reilly, University of Guelph
Sport Branding and Consumers’ Purchase Patterns: A Scoping Study
Na Young Ahn, Texas A&M University; Bo Yu, Texas A&M University; Sarah M. Brown, Texas A&M University; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Perception of Consumer Surplus in Sport: How Do Season Ticket Holders’ Perceptions Differ by Sport? The Case of Baseball, Basketball, Football and Soccer
Eklou Amendah, Southern New Hampshire University; Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University
Relation Between Sports Entities, Investing Companies, Communication Vehicles and Advertising Agencies to Carry Out Sports Sponsorship in Brasília, Federal Capital of Brazil
Paulo Azevêdo, University of Brasília; Nicolas Lois, Center Education Institute of Brasília; Alexandre Ribeiro, University of Brasília
The Power of ‘If’ : The Effect of Imagination on Postgame Fan Emotions
Hankyul Bae, Seoul National University; Namkyeong Jang, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Double Jeopardy Patterns in Sport Participation
Bradley Baker, D5ai; Heath McDonald, Swinburne University
Service Quality in Spectator Sports: A Meta-Analytic Review and Assessment of its Impact on Fan Outcomes.
Rui Biscaia, Coventry University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University; Masayuki Yoshida, Hosei University
Coping in the Wake of #MeToo: An Examination of Moral Reasoning Strategies Following University Legal Scandals
Katie M. Brown, Texas Tech University; Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University
Investigating the Impact of National and International Rugby Events on Canadian Grassroots Rugby Participation
John Bruyea, University of Windsor; Patti Millar, University of Windsor (Advisor); Terry Eddy, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Perception of Constraints to National Hockey League Attendance: A Study of Non-Attendees
Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Jung-Hwan Jeon, University of North Carolina Greensboro
The Impact of Different CSR Messages on Consumers’ Pride, Empathy, and Behaviors
Mark Jaewon Chang, The College at Brockport, State University of New York; Daniel P. Connaughton, University of Florida
Do Nostalgic Messages Attract Sport Fans to Their Favorite Sport Team’s Hometown?
Mark Jaewon Chang, The College at Brockport, State University of New York; Robert Schneider, The College at Brockport, State University of New York; Daniel P. Connaughton, University of Florida; Ilyoung Ju, Bowling Green State University
When Sport Participants Meet Service Touchpoints: A Blessing or a Curse?
James Du, Florida State University; Jeffrey D. James, Florida State University; Heather Kennedy, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Sports Fan Engagement and Egocentric Social Network: A Case Study on Chinese Minor League Soccer
Hui Du, University of Georgia; Thomas Baker, University of Georgia (Advisor); Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Attitudes Toward Rival Teams’ Naming-Rights Sponsors: The Influence of Perceived Strength of Rivalry
Terry Eddy, University of Windsor; Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University
Examining the National Women’s Soccer League’s Brand Building Through Instagram
Mary Grace Faltings, St. John's University; Alanna Harman, Wilfrid Laurier University; Katie Lebel, Ryerson University
Creating Personas to Differentiate Road Race Participants
Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University ; Chad Goebert, Virginia Commonwealth University
Paying While Playing: Examining the Role of In-App Engagement on In-App Purchases
Keshav Gupta, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor); Thilo Kunkel, Temple University (Advisor)
A Study of Extreme Sports Experience Through Virtual Reality Technology.
Geumchan Hwang, Western Michigan University; James Lewis, Western Michigan University; Colin Cork, Western Michigan University; Yungchen Chen, Western Michigan University
More than Meets the Eye: Development of a Place Image and Event Stimuli Fit Scale
Yongjin Hwang, Arkansas State University; Khalid Ballouli, University of South Carolina
NCAA Conference Realignment and its Effect on Donor Behavior
Farah Ishaq, University of Kansas; Peyton Stensland, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Single vs. Multiple Signage: Applying Limited Capacity Message Processing to Fans’ s Recognition and Recall of In-Stadium Advertising
Derrick Jackson, East Stroudsburg University; Minkyo Lee, East Stroudsburg University (Advisor); Xiaochen Zhou, East Stroudsburg University (Advisor)
The Longitudinal Effects of Sport Spectatorship on Fans’ Subjective Well-Being
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Sungkyunkwan University; Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida; Daniel Wann, Murray State University
Interrelationships Among Playing Esports Games, Watching Esports Streaming, and Esports Event Broadcasts
Wooyoung (William) Jang, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
Blinded by Attachment: Examining Overconfidence in Consumer's Risk Assessment on When to Buy Sport Event Tickets
Wonsok (Frank) Jee, St Joseph's College New York; Moonsup Hyun, Temple University; Joris Drayer, Temple University (Advisor)
Commuter Schools and Student Sense of Community: The Impact of a New On-Campus Football Stadium.
Charles W. Jones, East Tennessee State University; Amanda Greene, East Tennessee State University; Natalie L. Smith, East Tennessee State University; Susan Waters, East Tennessee State University
Expanding Behavioural Variables to Predict Churn in Season Ticket Holders
Adam Karg, Swinburne University of Technology; Ali Tamaddoni, Deakin University; Heath McDonald, Swinburne University of Technology
The Strength of Fan Ties: A Multilevel Model of Egocentric Consumption Networks
Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Aaron Mansfield, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Mediating Mechanisms of Coping Strategies Between Severity of Spectator Dysfunctional Behavior and Stadium Revisit Intention
Kyungyeol (Anthony) Kim, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor); Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
Does Types of Exercise Matter? Self Determination Theory and Consumer Engagement in Fitness Industry
Tae Ho Kim, Washington State University; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Jong Eun Lee, Washington State University; Jae-Pil Ha, Gyeongsang National University
Consumer-to-Consumer Value Co-Creation and Co-Destruction in Spectator Sport
Kyungyeol (Anthony) Kim, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor); Woo-yeul Baek, Kyunggi University; William W. Jang, Indiana University
Meaning Transfer Through Celebrities in the WNBA: Examining Organizational Image & Perceived Athletic Ability
Se Jin Kim, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Sport Spectators' Flow Experience and Satisfaction in Virtual Reality Spectatorship (VRS)
Daehwan Kim, Seoul National University; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
I Follow an Underdog because I Have Hope: The Role of Hope in Consumers’ BIRFing (Basking in Reflected Failure) Behavior
Daehwan Kim, Seoul National University; Jihyeon Oh, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Behavioral Concepts in Sport Consumer Decision Making: A Systematic Review
Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University; Jeeyoon Kim, Syracuse University; Namkyeong Jang, Seoul National University
What Comes After Rebranding? Understanding Long-term Effect of MiLB Team Rebranding:
Ari Kim, Towson University; Moonhoon Choi, University of Wisconsin-Madison
The Impact of Pride and Satisfaction on Volunteer Engagement in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games
Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Seongjin Yoo, University of Florida; Hyejin Bang, Florida International University
Impact of Athlete Social Activism in Endorsement
Suhan Ku, Texas A&M University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Sponsorship and Scandal in College Sport: A Case Study of the University of Louisville and the Decision-Making Processes of Their Sponsors
Achyut Kulkarni, University of Louisville; Evan Frederick, University of Louisville (Advisor)
The Influence of Sponsor Recognition on Brand Perception and Choice: An Ambush Marketing Case in Taiwan Basketball (Ball) Market
Tzu-Yin Kuo, Singapore University of Social Sciences; Jackie Yu-Lin Shao, University of Taipei
A Meta-Analytic Review of Event Studies in Sport Sponsorship
Youngbum Kwon, University of Michigan; T. Bettina Cornwell, University of Oregon
Toward a Better Understanding of How Fantasy Football Impacts Dehumanization of Athletes
Ben Larkin, Merrimack College; Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University
Evaluating Sponsorship Effects through Neuro Marketing
Sanghak Lee, Korea Aerospace University; Youngik Suh, University of West Georgia; Yong Jin Hyun, KAIST College of Business; Byungho Park, KAIST College of Business
Perceived Emotional Labor, Member Satisfaction, and Member Loyalty Intention in Fitness Organizations
Ye Hoon Lee, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; Seong-Hee Park, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; Boyun Woo, Endicott College
The Relationship Between Brand Extension and Brand Loyalty in Sport: A Case of Brand Extension Failure
Myungwoo Lee, University of Houston; Seung-Ho Shin, Kookmin University (Advisor); Chansoo Jun, Kookmin University; Don Lee, University of Houston (Advisor); Michael Cottingham, University of Houston (Advisor)
Identity Pendulum Effect in Group Dynamics of NFL fans
Mi Ae Lee, Farmingdale State College, SUNY
The Effect of Taekwondo Gym Franchise Support System on the Satisfaction, Trust, and Recontract Intention
Ji-Hae Lee, Kyung Hee University; Hye-Kyung Cho, Kyung Hee University; Jeoung-Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University (Advisor); Yun-Kyeong Hwang, Kyung Hee University
The Effects of Dramatic Sports Programming and Congruence on Television Advertising Effectiveness: An Examination of Emotional and Cognitive Priming Effects using Psycho-Physiological Approaches
Minkyo Lee, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University-Bloomington (Advisor); Edward Arner, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania; Jaedeock Lee, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania; Xiaochen Zhou, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
An Examination of Sponsor Recall on Internet Broadcast of Sports Events
Ho Keat Leng, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; Philip Yi Xian Phua, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; Yen-Chun Lin, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Journalists as Event Consumers: Effects of Media Service Quality on Journalists’ Behavioral Intention
Bo Li, St. Ambrose University; Jerred Junqi Wang, University of West Georgia; Olan Scott, Brock University; Yury Ugrinov, Russian Olympic Committee; David Rolfe, Central Washington University
Psychological Distance and Consumer Engagement Behavior on Mobile Applications
Colin Lopez, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Using Brand-Based Value Congruity in Brand-Consumer Relationship Marketing: The Case Study of the International Olympic Committee
Nicolas Lorgnier, Canisius College; Nicolas Chanavat, Paris-Saclay University; Shawn O'Rourke, Canisius College; Che-Jen Su, Fu Jen Catholic University
Good Beer is Hard to Not Purchase (in the NFL)
Joshua Lupinek, University of Alaska Fairbanks; Rui Biscaia, Coventry University; Noni Zaharia, Flagler College
Innovativeness of High School Athletic Departments: Digital Ticketing Adoption
Armin Marquez, Georgia State University; Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University (Advisor)
The Need for Partitioned Pricing Research in Sport – A Review of Literature
Armin Marquez, Georgia State University; Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University (Advisor)
Fan Identity Formation in New or Non-Traditional Sport Market Environments: The Case of NHL Teams in the Sunbelt Region
Brandon Mastromartino, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Great Divide: How Younger Generations are Disrupting the Sport Consumption Landscape
Brianna Newland, New York University; Andrea Geurin, New York University; Brandon Brown, New York University; Vince Gennaro, New York University; Ben Valenta, FOX Sports; Jen Jorgensen, Egg Strategy; Grant Pullman, Egg Strategy
What Causes a Fan to Attend the Game?: A Conceptual Framework on Sport Consumers’ Behavior in Disappointing Performance Situations
Jihyeon Oh, Seoul National University; Daehwan Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National university (Advisor)
Developing Online Sport Consumer Behavior: Online Sport Consumer Information Search Behavior (OSCISB)
Bomin Paek, University of Northern Colorado; Alan Morse, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor); Jiyoung Park, Henderson State University
A Qualitative Examination of the Role of a Personal Logo in Athlete Branding
Jin Park, Indiana University; Sungwook Son, Indiana University; Zack Pedersen, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
“If the Media Talk About You, Then They Are Interested in You”: The Challenges to be an Endorser for Female Soccer Athletes from Cameroon
Manuela Picariello, Texas Woman's University; Gwendolyn Weatherford, Texas Woman's University; Yvonne Metende Mballa, Texas Woman's University; Jose Canelo, Texas Woman's University
Investigating the Impact of Outsourcing a Sport Organization’s Salesforce on Ticket Revenue and Event Attendance
Nels Popp, University of North Carolina; Jonathan Jensen, University of North Carolina; James Weiner, University of Tampa; Chad McEvoy, Northern Illinois University
Power Five Conference? Does it Really Matter?: A Comparison Between Power Five Conference and Mid-Major Conference on Psychic Income.
Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University; Jinwook (Jason) Chung, Winthrop University; Wonyoung Kim, Wichita State University; Jae-Pil Ha, Gyeongsang National University; Tae Ho Kim, Washington State University
Subscription-Based Ticketing: An Exploration of Season Ticket Holder Perceptions
Lisa Rufer, Rider University; Liz Sattler, Illinois State University; Clinton Warren, Illinois State University
Past, Present, Future: An Exploration of Domestic LPGA Fan Motivation and identification
Molly Hayes Sauder, York College of Pennsylvania; Michael Mudrick, York College of Pennsylvania; Melissa Davies, University of the Pacific; Kerrilyn Curtin, Ladies Professional Golf Association
Has New Technology Affected Formula 1 Fans Satisfaction and Commitment to Watching the Sport?
Christopher Schneiders, University of Stirling, UK; Claudio Rocha, University of Stirling, UK
Retro Marketing and the Consumer: Examining the Sentiment of Retro Brand Merchandise
Zach Scola, University of Kansas; Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Joris Drayer, Temple University
“Needle in a Haystack”: Examining Networked Influence on Twitter During the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games
Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina; Grace Yan, University of South Carolina; Misun Won, University of South Carolina
Going Back to the Ballpark: Memories of Previous Baseball Experiences
Mark Slavich, Grand View University; Eric Hungenberg, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga; Dylan Williams, University of Alabama
The Effect of RFM Scores on Behavioral Intention
Hyunseok Song, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
At What Cost? A Case Study of Elite Athlete Sponsorship
Marc St.Pierre, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor); Swarali Patil, Western University
We are not talking about the game: Exploring the Athlete Brand Community Practices
Olzhas Taniyev, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Beyond the Court: Analyzing the Benefits of Belonging to the Athlete Brand Community
Olzhas Taniyev, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Where Legends Are Made: How The University of Alabama Synergized its Fabled Athletics Brand with its Academic Missions Through Brand Archetypes
John Vincent, University of Alabama; Jason Lee, University of North Florida; Kevin Hull, University of South Carolina; Edward (Ted) Kian, Oklahoma State University
The Effect of Fan Passion on Sport Consumer Behavior in the Minor League Context
Victoria Vogt, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania; Minkyo Lee, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (Advisor); Jaedeock Lee, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (Advisor)
An Examination of Box Office Relationship Quality and Relationship Selling in Division I College Athletics
James Weiner, University of Tampa; Chris Greenwell, University of Louisville (Advisor); Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Nike Is Just Still Doing It: Use of Social Media and Application Technology Platforms to Increase Direct to Consumer Sales
Doyeon Won, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi; Weisheng Chiu, Open University of Hong Kong; Jung-sup Bae, Hanyang University-ERICA; Simon Pack, St. John's University
The Effect of CSR-Centric Sports Partnership on Consumer Responses
Meimei Yan, Florida State University; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Akira Asada, Texas Tech University (Advisor); Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida (Advisor); Daewhan Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Factors Affecting Downhill Skiing Participation of Canadian Consumers
Yiqi Yang, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
An Assessment of Brand Image Gains & Losses after Changing Controversial Native American Marks: The Case of the Cleveland Indians Dropping Chief Wahoo
Brian Yim, Kent State University; Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Theresa Walton-Fisette, Kent State University; Aaron Mulrooney, Kent State University
Athlete Retirement and Sponsor Stock Value: An Event Study Analysis
Bo Yu, Texas A&M University; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
College Sport as a Vehicle for University Identity: An International Student Perspective
Xiaochen Zhou, East Stroudsburg University; Anthony Pizzo, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University
Method
Reviewing in Sport Management Journals: Perspectives of Editors
George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Paul Downward, Loughborough University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia
A Review of Ethnography in the Journal of Sport Management
Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Framing Interdisciplinary Research Questions: An Example from the Field of Play
Alison Doherty, Western University; Brendan Riggin, Western University; Annette Greenhow, Bond University
Scale Validation Using Rasch Analysis: Application in Sport Management
James Evans, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Grounded Theory: The Misunderstood Methodology Within Sport Management
Caroline Heffernan, Temple University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota
Exploring the Gaps: Utilizing Visual Analog Scales in Sport-Management Research
Robert Herron, United States Sports Academy; Jillian Rosandich, United States Sports Academy; Brandon Spradley, United States Sports Academy (Advisor)
A Predictive Analytic Approach to Measure Sport Marketing Efforts on Social Media
Heather Kennedy, Temple University; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Innovations in the Measurement of Experience During Live Sport Viewing
Daniel Larson, University of Oklahoma; Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo
Scoping Reviews in Sport Management: Methods, Protocol and Lessons Learnt
Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia; Brennen Berg, University of Memphis; Mathew Dowling, Anglia Ruskin University; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Lee Smith, Anglia Ruskin University
Analyzing Multilevel Data in Sport Using General Linear Modelling (GLM) and Hierarchical Linear Regression Modelling (HLM)
Namhun Lim, Wichita State University; Wonyoung Kim, Wichita State University; Mark Vermillion, Wichita State University; Mike Ross, Wichita State University
A Social Network Analysis (R)Evolution Within Sport Management Literature
Joshua Lupinek, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Olympism for Humanity in Action: Systems Thinking and Science-driven Action Research for Change and Development
Alexis Lyras, Olympism for Humanity Alliance, USA & Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies, Japan
Reliability is \Trivial\: A Cautionary Tale of Interpreting Reliability of Sport Managemnet Scales
Luke Mao, University of New Mexico; Min Jung Kim, University of New Mexico; Yen Hsun Chen, University of New Mexico; Yong Wang, University of New Mexico
“Safe Travels”: Investigating Travel Fatigue Among East and West Coast Teams During the 2017-18 National Basketball Association (NBA) Season
Sean Pradhan, Menlo College; Kevin Gregory, San José State University Research Foundation; Ravi Chachad, San José State University Research Foundation; Nicholas Bathurst, San José State University Research Foundation; Erin Flynn-Evans, NASA Ames Research Center
An Agent-Based Model of Match Fixing in Professional Sports – Using Computer Simulation to Understand a Player’s Incentive to Fix a Match.
Marius Sprenger, University of Muenster, Germany; Daniel Westmattelmann, University of Muenster, Germany; Gerhard Schewe, University of Muenster, Germany
Measuring Organizational Effectiveness within University Student-Athlete Programming
Daniel Wray, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Social Capital from Sport Event Participation: An Integrative Measurement Framework
Ran Zhou, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Socio-Cultural
A Focus Group Study of High School Athletes' Perceptions of Athlete Activism
Cole Armstrong, San Jose State University; Ted Butryn, San Jose State University
Integrating Theoretical Approaches: Practice Theory and Neo-Institutionalism in Sport Management Research
Kerri Bodin, University of Ottawa; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
The Conceptualization of Racial Tasking for Sport Management Research
Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Joshua Vadeboncoeur, University of Florida; Robert Turick, Ball State University
Comparing Career Advice for Women and Men Aspiring to Leadership Positions in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration
Glenna Bower, University of Southern Indiana; Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Sarah Williams, University of Louisville
Responses to Athlete Activism: An Examination of the Role of Multiracial Identity Integration
Lauren Brown, DeSales University; W. Andrew Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University
A Systematic Literature Review on Sport and Family Structure
Wonock Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jeffrey Farr, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Disability Sport in Bangladesh: Exploring the Lived Experiences of Athletes with Disabilities in Dhaka Bangladesh
Michael Cottingham, University of Houston; Shaikh Abdus Salam, Dhaka University; Pappu Lal Modak, Sports for Hope and Independence; Andrew Goldsmith, Troy University
A Pipeline Leak: Career Experiences of Former Intercollegiate Female Assistant Coaches
Lindsey Darvin, State University of New York at Cortland; Meredith Flaherty, University of Florida
Exploring Current Debates in New Materialism, Post-Humanism and Actor Network Theory: Application to Sport Management?
Donna De Haan, Utrecth University; Simone Fullagar, University of Bath; Annelies Knoppers, Utrecht University
Entrepreneurial Experience, Sex, and Sport Experience: A Study of Texas Entrepreneurs
Rachel Elms, Texas Woman's University; Gwendolyn Weatherford, Texas Woman's University (Advisor); Manuela Picariello, Texas Woman's University (Advisor)
Managing Work and Family Across Time: Examining Daily Fluctuations in Balance, Conflict, and Enrichment Among High School Coaches
Jeffrey Graham, University of Tennessee Knoxville; Jason Scott, University of Tennessee Knoxville
Taking Advantage of the Opportunity: Negotiation Strategies for Women in Sport Management
Heidi Grappendorf, Western Carolina University; Cynthia Veraldo, Mount St. Joseph University; Annemarie Farrell, Ithaca College; Rachel Madsen, Ithaca College; Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University
Protect, Control, Objectify: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Hegemonic Masculinity and Professional Cheerleading
Lauren C. Hindman, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Academic and Athletic Investment: The Effect on Perceived Stress
Matt Huml, Texas Tech University; Samuel Schmidt, Wilkes University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University
The Effect of Athletic Identity on the Usage of Athletic Department Support Services and Career Transition Readiness
John Kaczorowski, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Matthew Greenberg, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Kelsey LeFevour, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jules Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Athletic Identity as Positive? Examining Student-Athlete Valuation of Support Services
John Kaczorowski, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Qualitative Examiniation of International Graduate Student Experiences with Campus Recreation Services
Seonghun Lee, University of Louisville; Tyler Spencer, University of Louisville; Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Meera Alagaraja, University of Louisville
An Examination of Hispanic Intercollegiate Student-Athlete Experience: Managerial Implications and Practical Considerations
Allison K. Manwell, Ball State University; James Johnson, Ball State University; Khirey Walker, Ball State University; Liz Wanless, Ohio University
Why Are All the Black Scholars Going to NASSS? A Reflective Dialogue on the Under-Representation of Black Scholars at the NASSM Conference.
Jacqueline McDowell, George Mason University; John Singer, Texas A&M University; Akilah Carter-Francisque, Prarie View A&M University; Charles Crowley, Olivet College; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst
The Precariat in the Sport Industry: A Discussion of the Sport Management Academy’s Role in Sport Labor Precarity
Brian E. Menaker, Texas A&M University - Kingsville; R. Dale Sheptak, Jr., Baldwin Wallace University; Michael A. Odio, University of Cincinnati; Jeffrey F. Levine, Drexel University
Empirical Testing of a Trajectory of Women’s Participation in Recreational Snow-Sports
Mona Mirehie, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; Heather Gibson, University of Florida
A Critical Race Analysis of Cyber Racism in a Online Brand Community: A Case of TexAgs.com
Kristi Oshiro, Texas A&M University; Anthony Weems, Texas A&M University; John Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
The Recruitment of Black Athletes by White Head Coaches at Predominately White Institutions in Power Five Conferences
Moetiz Samad, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Factors That Impact Physical Activity Participation in African-American College Women: A Qualitative Study
Lauren Scott, Wayne State University; Krista Brumley, Wayne State University; Bo Shen, Wayne State University; Erin Centeio, University of Hawaii at Manoa; Nate McCaughtry, Wayne State University
“It Was Great Talking to You!”: Increasing Senior Citizens’ Social Connectedness Through Tailgating
Christopher Scroggins, University of South Carolina; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Phoenix Rising: CrossFit, Sport for Recovery, and the Sober-Active Community
Chelsea Shore, Florida State University; Michael Giardina, Florida State University (Advisor)
At a Crossroads: The Senior Woman Administrator Designation
Allison Smith, University of New Mexico; Jessica Siegele, University of North Carolina at Pembroke
All Fans Are Not Created Equal: Establishing Cultural Boundaries of Sport Fandom on Twitter
Katie Sveinson, University of Regina; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina (Advisor)
Perceptions of US Military Minority Members of National Anthem Protests
Sarah Tackett, University of Kansas; Dominique Kropp, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Transitioning Women’s Rugby League: Professionalisation Expectations, Opportunities and Challenges
Tracy Taylor, University of Technology Sydney; Clare Hanlon, Victoria University; Donna O'Connor, University of Sydney
Physical Activity for People with Autism Spectrum Disorder: The Perspectives of Healthcare Professionals
Sarah Tiner, Texas A&M University; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Perceptions of Whiteness: Exploring the Narratives of College Athletes
Joshua Vadeboncoeur, University of Florida; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida (Advisor)
Girl's Still Don't Surf: The Gender Inequality of Women Surfers
Aimee Vlachos, University of New England
Sport as a Resource to Affect Healthy Aging: A Structural Equation Model Evaluation
David Walsh, University of Houston; Don Lee, University of Houston; Myungwoo Lee, University of Houston
Sport Development
The Impact of Sport Development-Related Factors on Psychosocial Well-Being of High School Athletes
Matthew Bowers, University of Texas at Austin; Kyungun (Ryan) Kim, University of Central Missouri
Sport Development in South Korea in the Aspect of Policy
Joohyun Choi, German Sport University Cologne
The Next Level: An Examination of Barriers for Athletes with Disabilities at Different Levels of Competition
Michael Cottingham, University of Houston; Don Lee, University of Houston; Sajeevika Saumali Daundasekara, University of Houston; Michael Carroll, Troy University
Unpacking the Talent Transfer Process: New Theoretical Perspectives and Program Implications
Rubiana Cury, Griffith University and Queensland Academy of Sport, Australia; Popi Sotiriadou, Griffith University
Exploring the Role of Multidimensional Perfectionism on Collegiate Athletes Expectations Towards Team Performance
Oadiah Gassett, The Citadel Graduate College; Stavros Triantafyllidis, The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina (Advisor)
Balancing the Needs of Key Stakeholders in Youth Sport
Edward Horne, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jules Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Commitment and Advancement of Professional Athletes: All or Nothing?
Edward Horne, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Thomas Slotcavage, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Matthew Haugen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Jules Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
The Role of Resident Sport Involvement in the Evaluation of Youth Olympic Games Impacts, Resident Qol and Event Support
Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Dikaia Chatziefstathiou, Canterbury Christ Church University; Chris Ma, National Cheng Kung University; Inje Cho, University of Florida
A Closer Look at Youth Sports Experiences: Validation of the Youth Experiences Survey for Sport (YES-S) using the Rasch Model
Kyungun (Ryan) Kim, University of Central Missouri; Matthew Bowers, University of Texas at Austin
Does Urban Sprawl Matter? Measuring the Effect of Urban Sprawl on Physical Activity
Changwook Kim, University of Florida; Jinwon Kim, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Developing Wheelchair Basketball: Necessary Elements for Training Coaches
Kelsey LeFevour, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jeffrey Farr, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jules Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); B. Christine Green, George Mason University (Advisor)
Perception of Coaching Leadership Among African American College Student Athletes
Robert Lindsey, Johnson C Smith University; Joseph Martin-Toney, Johnson C Smith University; Aaron Livingston, Grambling State University
The Evolving Business of Women’s Sport
Nancy Lough, University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Andrea Geurin, New York University; Donna De Haan, The Hague University of Applied Sciences; Erin McNary, University of Miami; Ceyda Mumcu, University of New Haven; Brianna Newland, New York University; Ted Peetz, Belmont University; Emma Sherry, Swinburne University of Technology; Erianne Weight, University of North Carolina; Brandon Brown, New York University
Understanding the Athlete Experience of Para-Sport Pathways: Para-Swimming
Darda Sales, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Building Capacity for Sport Participation with and Without an Event: Bringing Knowledge to Action
Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; Laura Misener, Western University; B. Christine Green, George Mason University; Laurence Chalip, George Mason University
Sport For Development
What About Your Friends?: Peer Support and Influence Among Black and Latina Girls in the SBYD Setting
Nneka Arinze, The University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, The University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Trade-offs with Legitimations for Sport: The Case of an Elite Youth Development Program and its Effect on Salubrious Socialization and Community Development
Khalid Ballouli, University of South Carolina; Zikun Li, University of South Carolina; Adam Cohen, University of Technology Sydney
Sportspersonship Coaching Behaviors Scale: Parent Perceptions of Coaches' Behavior
Zachary Beldon, University of North Texas; Joseph Walker, University of North Texas (Advisor)
Life Skill Development Through Community-Campus Partnership Sport Program for Socially Vulnerable Youth
Junyoung Cho, University of Connecticut; Kolin Ebron, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Using Sport for Long-Term Community Youth Development Programming
Corinne Farneti, Mount St. Mary's University
The Role of Network Density in the Creation of Social and Human Capital: Identifying the Consequence of Volunteering at a Mega Sport Event
Alex C. Gang, Indiana University Bloomington; Juha Yoon, Indiana University Bloomington; Juho Park, Indiana University Bloomington; Sang Keon Yoo, Sangmyung University; Zack Pedersen, Indiana University Bloomington; Antonio Williams, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor); Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
An Urban Perspective On The Challenges of Sport For Development
Patrick Hill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Jules Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (Advisor)
The Challenge of Theorizing Social Change in Sport-for-Development
Stephen Hills, London Metropolitan University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University
Identifying Coach and School Characteristics That Facilitate the Development of NCAA Wheelchair Basketball Programs
Patrick Huang, Yale University; Blake Caldwell, University of Colorado; Sakinah Suttiratana, Yale University; Ceyda Mumcu, University of New Haven (Advisor); Yetsa Tuakli-Wosornu, Yale University (Advisor); Mary Jo Archambault, Southern Connecticut State University (Advisor); Kevin McGinniss, Southern Connecticut State University (Advisor)
Examining Effective Mission Statement Construction in Sport for Development and Peace Organizations
Incheol Jang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Mina Woo, Illinois State University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Accountability in Sport for Development and Peace: An Application of the Nonprofit Virtual Accountability Index
Seungmin Kang, Louisiana State University; Per G. Svensson, Louisiana State University
The 2018 Winter Olympic Games in the News: The Legacy of North and South Korea Participating in the Olympics Under One Flag
Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Artemisia Apostolopoulou, Robert Morris University
A Bidirectional Relationship between Physical Activity and Quality of Life
Changwook Kim, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Perception of Coaching Competency Among African American College Student Athletes
Robert Lindsey, Johnson C Smith University; Joseph Martin-Toney, Johnson C Smith University; Aaron Livingston, Grambling State University
Sport Events and Residents’ Perception of Quality of Life in Indianapolis, IN
Mona Mirehie, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; Becky Liu-Lastres, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; Suosheng Wang, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; Brian Krohn, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Older Adults’ Leisure-Time Physical Activity and Healthcare Costs: A 12-year Analysis
Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; James Du, Florida State University; Daniel Funk, Temple University; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota
Conceptualizing the Unique Contribution of “Sport” in Sport for Development and Peace.
Emma Sherry, Swinburne University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Na Ri Shin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Curious Case of Financial Capacity and Vulnerability in Sport for Development and Peace
Per G. Svensson, Louisiana State University; Seungmin Kang, Louisiana State University
Evaluation of a Sport Based Youth Development Adhocracy
Christine Wegner, University of Florida; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Gareth Jones, Temple University
Transferring Athletic Genius: An Exploration of the Applied Athlete Mindset in Life After Sport
Erianne Weight, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Behavioral Economics in Sport for Development and Peace
Meredith Whitley, Adelphi University
Developing Servant Leaders: Why Reliance on a Community of Practice May be Problematic.
Jules Woolf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
A Qualitative Examination of Teacher/Coach Assessment of an Urban, After-School, Youth Soccer Program Sponsored by a Major League Soccer (MLS) Organization
Paul M. Wright, Northern Illinois University; Jennifer M. Jacobs, Northern Illinois University; Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Gabriella McLoughlin, Iowa State University; Jessica Yavitz, Chicago Fire Foundation
A Case Study Examination of Student Perceived Benefits of an Urban, After-School, Youth Soccer Program Sponsored by a Major League Soccer (MLS) Organization
Paul M. Wright, Northern Illinois University; Jennifer M. Jacobs, Northern Illinois University; Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Gabriella McLoughlin, Iowa State University; Jessica Yavitz, Chicago Fire Foundation
Student Research Competition Finalist
Non-Indigenous Volunteers at Indigenous Games: An Exploratory Study
Chen Chen, University of Alberta; Daniel Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Maintainers and Modifiers: How New Parenthood Impacts Sport Fandom
Aaron Mansfield, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Beyond The Game: Dimensions of Esports Online Spectator Demand
Tyreal Qian, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
Understanding the Global-Local Nexus in the Context of the Olympic Games: Implications for Managing Community Development through Sports Mega-Events
Na Ri Shin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Teaching & Learning Fair
The #NC22Challenge Project
Priscila Alfaro-Barrantes, Nichols College; Brittany Jacobs, Nichols College
Creating a New Brand Identity Activity
Julie Aylsworth, George Mason University
Sport Sales Role Play
Jonathan Benedek, Indiana University
Intercollegiate Athletic - Homecoming Project
Chris Brown, University of Kansas
Best Practices For Online Learning in Sport Management
Michael Carroll, Troy University; Andrew Goldsmith, Troy University
Golf Tournament Experiential Learning Project
Mike Dalgety, Ball State University
Using a Stock Market Management Project to Reinforce Course Concepts in a Graduate Sport Finance Course
Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas; Drew Pickett, University of South Dakota; Katie M. Brown, Texas Tech University
You Got Served!
Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Trevecca Nazarene University
Integrating Sport Sales Into Any Classroom
Kelly Evans, University of South Carolina; Todd Koesters, University of South Carolina
Sport Leadership and Management: Utilizing the Birkman Method in the Classroom to Enhance Student Development
Stacey Forsythe, Western Kentucky University; Rachel Mergenthal, Western Kentucky University; Paula Upright, Western Kentucky University; Chris Woods, Plaid, LLC
Conflict Resolution in Sports Management
James Guinn, Texas A&M University
Sport Consumer Motivation and Social Media Scavenger Hunt
Jennifer Hamilton, Louisiana State University
Utilizing an Online Learning Tool in Canvas to Promote Student Creativity
Rammi N. Hazzaa, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado
Current Sport Issue Case Study
Janet Howes, University of Saint Joseph
Using \The Office\ to Illustrate Personnel Management in Sport Concepts
Farah Ishaq, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Mock Trial: Transforming Curriculum through Coopetition
Leeann Lower, The Ohio State University; James Evans, The Ohio State University; Richard Bailey, The Ohio State University; Shea Brgoch, The Ohio State University
Bringing The Business of Sport Inside Your Classroom
Jay Martyn, University of Northern Colorado; Alan Morse, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Helping Sport Management Students Build a Portfolio for Potential Employers
Brandon Mastromartino, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
A Student Led Case Study from an Experiential Learning Capstone Course
Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University; Jamee Pelcher, Western Carolina University
Using a Town Hall Style Debate in a Sport Finance Course
Glynn McGehee, Georgia State University
Using a Mock Trial: An Experiential Learning Opportunity
John Miller, The University of Southern Mississippi
Wiki Spaces and Wiki Places
Sloane Milstein, Texas A&M University; Saurabh Singh, Texas A&M University
Personal Branding Class Project
Kristi Oshiro, Texas A&M University; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Understanding the Planning of College Sport Events
Jiyoung Park, Henderson State University; Bomin Paek, University of Northern Colorado
Creating an Internship Manual: Giving Structure to the Experience
Jennifer Parsons, Wittenberg University; Lance Kaltenbaugh, Ashland University
Using The Simpsons to Teach Sport Sociology
Ted Peetz, Belmont University
Career Exploration Through the Use of an Odyssey Planning and Prototyping Activity
Emily Plunkett, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor)
Simulating the Management of an NBA Franchise
Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo; Laura Wood, University of Waterloo; Daniel Wigfield, University of Waterloo
Improving Students' Oral Communication Skills Through a Service-Learning Project in Sport Marketing
Charlie Song, University of West Florida; Heather Riddell, University of West Florida; Matthrew Ruckman, University of West Florida
Community Trail Route Planning Activity
Peyton Stensland, University of Kansas
Incorporating the Liberal Arts into Sport Management Curriculum
James Strode, Ohio Dominican University
Current Ethical Issue in Sport Case Analysis
Sarah Tackett, University of Kansas
Integrating Informational Interviews into the Fundraising and Sponsorship Course
Olzhas Taniyev, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Graduate Sport Sociology Research Paper Project
Robert Turick, Ball State University
Teaching Cost-Effective Community Engagement Strategies via Social Media Management
Ashley N. Weingartz, East Carolina University; Whitney W. Marks, East Carolina University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
Teaching/Learning
Casing the Sport Management Case Studies Repository: Insights for Case Writers and Teachers
Jess Dixon, University of Windsor; Orland Hoeber, University of Regina
A Qualitative Analysis of Students’ Sport Management Service Learning Perceptions
Brooke Forester, University of South Alabama; Christopher Keshock, University of South Alabama; Mitchell Woltring, University of South Alabama
Teaching the Anthem Protests: A Law, Policy, and Governance Case
John Grady, University of South Carolina; Kristi Schoepfer, Winthrop University
Case of Cases: Applying Kolb's Experiential Learning Model to the Case Teaching Method
Randall Griffiths, University of the Incarnate Word; Emily Sparvero, University of Texas at Austin; Jacob Tingle, Trinity University
Transforming Pedagogy into Scholarship
Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Joshua R. Pate, James Madison University; David J. Shonk, James Madison University
The Interdependence of Mental Health, Academic Success, and Quality of Life Among Sport Management Students
N. Shelby Hutchens, University of Arkansas; Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Brooke Bouza, University of Arkansas
How Rigorous are Sport Management Courses? An Evaluation Relative to Class Level, Course Grades, and Student Ratings
James Johnson, Ball State University; Robert Turick, Ball State University; Mike Dalgety, Ball State University; Eric Klosterman, Ball State University; Allison K. Manwell, Ball State University
Sport Management, Entrepreneurship, and Finding a Place Within the Academy
Heather Lawrence, Ohio University; James Strode, Ohio Dominican University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Bob Baker, George Mason University; Pamela Baker, George Mason University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut
Keeping It Practical: Sport Management Faculty Experiential Engagement
BerNadette Lawson-Williams, Johnson C. Smith University; Rennae Stowe, Winston-Salem State University; Karla Jones, Johnson C. Smith University
Getting Athletics into the Sustainability Game: A Self-Ethnographic Reflection of the Fruits and Experiences of Experiential Learning
Jamee Pelcher, Western Carolina University; Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University (Advisor)
Exploring the Relationship Between Quantity and Quality of Sport Management Internships and Career-Related Outcomes
Emily Plunkett, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor)
Preferential Learning in Sport Management Courses: An Assessment of Student Learning Styles, Instructional Methods, and Course Outcomes
Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville; Adam Cocco, University of Louisville; Gin Presley, University of Louisville; Chelsea Police, University of Louisville
An Examination of Native American Themed Mascots: Perceptions of Non-Native Students
Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville; Brandon Joseph, University of Louisville
Teaching Distributive Justice Through Extended Role Play
Kevin Snyder, Southern New Hampshire University; Elizabeth Sheehan, Southern New Hampshire University
Impacts of Intentional Design on Sport Management Student Outcomes from a Short-Term Study Abroad
Daniel Springer, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Stacy Warner, East Carolina University (Advisor); Stuart Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Mental Health of Sport Management Students
Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; N. Shelby Hutchens, University of Arkansas; Brooke Bouza, University of Arkansas
Re-envisioning the Role of Teaching Intensive Institutions in NASSM: A Workshop Sponsored by the Diversity Committee
Cynthia Veraldo, Mount St. Joseph University; Drew Pickett, University of South Dakota; Rhema Fuller, University of Memphis; Kristy McCray, Otterbein University
Perceived Benefits of Active, Experiential Learning in a Sport Management Curriculum
Jennifer Willett, Kennesaw State University; Bernie Goldfine, Kennesaw State University; Chris Brown, Kennesaw State University
NASSM 2018
Communication
Fantasy Sports Usage and Sports Media Consumption Behaviors across Platforms
Sylvia Chan-Olmsted, University of Florida; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan
How to Create a Congruence Image for a Sponsorship Lacking Natural Fit with a Sport Property? An Empirical Inquiry of Kumho as an NBA Sponsor
Wen-hao (Winston) Chou, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
A Critical Discourse Analysis of Media Coverage of the Vancouver 2010 Luge Olympics
Ovidiu C. Cocieru, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Matthew C.B. Lyle, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Mark McDonald, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
A Public Relations Approach to Co-Creational Image Management in Professional Sport
Mark Dottori, University of Ottawa; Benoît Séguin, University of Ottawa (Advisor); Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University (Advisor)
Examining Virtual Reality (VR) Usage in Sport
Sun Kang, Manchester University; Jeffrey Levine, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Racism in Social Media: Examining Athlete-Fan Interactions on Twitter
Dominique Kropp, University of Kansas; Bobby Nichols, University of Kansas; Claire Schaeperkoetter, Northern Illinois University; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
‘Drug Cheat or a Jerk?’: A Comparative Analysis of Framing Athletes’ Conflicts in Australian and Chinese Media
Bo Li, St Ambrose University; Olan Scott, University of Canberra; Stirling Sharpe, University of Canberra; Qingru Xu, University of Alabama
Leader Social Network and Team Performance: A Study of Division I Football Captains
Leeann Lower, The Ohio State University; Kyle Heuett, Ball State University
#WeTheNorth: The Emergence of Online Subcommunities within a Professional Sport Organization’s Hashtag Marketing Campaign
Michael Naraine, Deakin University; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University; Henry Wear, Deakin University
Framing Transgender Gaming: Reddit Users’ Perspectives on Transgender Participation in E-sports
Ally Quinney, Florida State University; Hanhan Xue, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Examining Nationalism During the Commonwealth Games: An Analysis of Australian Broadcast Commentary During the 2018 Commonwealth Games
Olan Scott, University of Canberra; Andrew Billings, University of Alabama; Bo Li, St Ambrose University; Stirling Sharpe, University of Canberra; Qingru Xu, University of Alabama
Stakeholders’ Twitter Reactions to An Athlete’s Transgression: A Case Study of Kevin Pillar’s Homophobic Slur
Katie Sveinson, University of Regina; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina (Advisor)
Facilities/Events
The Influence of an Individual’s Social World Status on Event Participation and Travel Behaviors
Thomas Aicher, Univeristy of Cincinnati; Richard Buning, University of Queensland; Brianna Newland, University of Delaware
Managing Volunteers at Mega Sport Events: Case Studies in Spain
Gerardo Bielons, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
“I Mean, You Don’t Really Have a Choice”: The Youth Sport Travel Experience
Richard Buning, University of Queensland; Cassandra Coble, Indiana University
The Pursuit of Legitimacy Through Strategic Alliances: An Institutional Perspective on Sport Event Bidding
Jinsu Byun, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor); Dana Ellis, Laurentian University
The Influence of Event Vitality and Involvement on Satisfaction and Well-being in the Senior Games
Inje Cho, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Civic Pride or Civic Duty: An Examination of Willingness to Support a Professional Stadium Referendum
Alicia Cintron, University of Cincinnati; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville; Marion Hambrick, University of Louisville
Attracting Spectators to Non-Traditional Sport Events: The Case of Swimming
Inge Derom, Vrije Universiteit; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo; Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; Laura Wood, University of Waterloo
An Examination of Fundraising Challenges among Participants in Triathlon Pink
Kevin Filo, Griffith University; David Fechner, Griffith University
Olympic Games Legacies in Non-Host Cities: A Case Study of Athens, Georgia
Kristina Hoff, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Environmental Costs of Civic Paternalism During Stadium-building
Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University; Brian McCullough, Seattle University
The Confluence of Historic Preservation and Innovation Aversion in an Urban Sports Stadium
Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University; Johnny Coetzee, University of Pretoria
Two Phases, Two Tales: Planning and Implementation Phase Experiences of a Para-Sport Event Volunteer
Erik L. Lachance, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Implementing a Realistic Approach to Economic Impact in a Large and a Small Market: Learning from the 2016 and 2017 CrossFit Games
Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; Andy Fodor, Ohio University; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University; Justin Bergh, CrossFit
Leveraging Sport Event Legacies from Sport Events: An Analysis of Key Event Stakeholders Leveraging Activities
Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa
Failed Sporting Event Bids: A Scope of the Literature
Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia; Tom Bason, Coventry University; Mathew Dowling, Anglia Ruskin University; Paul Salisbury, Coventry University; Cem Tinaz, Istanbul Bilgi University; Jonathan Grix, Manchester Metropolitan University
What’s the Difference? Spending between Mass Participation Sporting Event First-Timers and Repeaters
Colin Lopez, Temple University; Koo Yul Kim, Temple University; Joris Drayer, Temple University (Advisor); Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Student Perception of Branding Benefits of a New Collegiate Stadium
Glynn McGehee, Georgia State University; Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University (Advisor); Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University (Advisor)
Knowledge Retention of a 360 Virtual Reality Tour of a Traveling Team Sport Complex
Brian Mihalik, University of South Carolina; Fei Gao, University of South Carolina; Linda Mihalik, University of South Carolina
Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix and the City of São Paulo: Impacts and Perceptions from the Perspective of Consumers
Virgílio Neto, Universidade de São Paulo; Camila Dantas, Universidade de São Paulo; Matheus Santos, Universidade de São Paulo
Social Impact of the 2018 Winterlude Triathlon: An Experience Approach of Non-Attendee Residents
Alexander Oakes, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Exploring the Linguistic Relativity of Conceptualizations of Sport Event Legacy in Four Languages: A Multi-Lingual Literature Review
Madeleine Orr, University of Minnesota; Ji Wu, University of Minnesota; Kurumi Aizawa, University of Minnesota; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
The Social Impact of Sporting Events: A Scoping Review and Future Research Direction
Daichi Oshimi, University of Ottawa; Shiro Yamaguchi, University of Marketing and Distribution Sciences
Professional Sports Stadiums as Meeting and Event Venues: Importance-Performance Analysis of Features and Services
Charles Parrish, Western Carolina University; Suengwon \Shawn\ Lee, George Mason University
If We Build It, Will They Come? The Effect of New Athletic Facilities on Recruiting Rankings for Power Five Football and Men’s Basketball Programs
N. David Pifer, Texas Tech University; Matt R. Huml, Texas Tech University; Cheryl R. Rode, Niagara University
Association Strength between Sport and Human Values as a Function of the Involvement with Rio 2016 Olympic Games
Claudio Rocha, University of Stirling; Otavio Gratao, University of Sao Paulo
Who Pushes for Environmentally Sustainable Venues?
Walker Ross, University of South Carolina; Haylee Mercado, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
The State of Environmental Research in Sport Management: Where Are We and Where Are We Going?
Walker Ross, University of South Carolina; Haylee Mercado, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Volunteer Motivations at Small-Scale Special Sporting Events
Jennifer Stoll, Troy University; Mark Davis, Troy University; John Miller, Troy University (Advisor)
Olympus Mountain Marathon and Participants Willingness to Pay for CO2 Offsetting: The Mediation Effect of Pro-Environmental Consciousness
Stavros Triantafyllidis, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
To Stay or Not to Stay? Japanese Spectators' Event-Related Perspectives on a Professional Golf Tournament
Yasuhiro Watanabe, Hiroshima University of Economics; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Attracting International Spectators to a Sport Event Held in Asia: The Case of Formula One Petronas Malaysia Grand Prix
Yasuhiro Watanabe, Hiroshima University of Economics; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Social Capital from Sport Event Participation: Understanding the Behavioral Outcomes of Social Capital among Runners
Ran Zhou, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Finance/Economics
Is the EPL Soccer Players' Labour Market Efficient? Some Further Evidence
Bill Gerrard, Leeds University Business School
The Impact of the Chinese Basketball Association’s Asian-Born Player Policy on Competitive Balance
Hua Gong, University of South Carolina; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Matt Brown, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Mark Nagel, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Investigating Exploitation in College Women's Basketball
Jill Harris, Air Force Academy; David Berri, Southern Utah University
Determinants of the Number of Spectators in the Korean Professional Baseball League
Hoyoon Jung, University of Northern Colorado; Choon-Geol Moon, Hanyang University (Advisor); Yoon Tae Sung, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
NCAA College Basketball Television Viewership: Does Consumer Preference for Outcome Uncertainty Change Over Time?
Byungju Kang, University of Georgia; Steven Salaga, University of Georgia (Advisor); Scott Tainsky, Wayne State University (Advisor); Matthew Juravich, University of Akron (Advisor)
Sport Brand Positioning Strategies' Effectiveness and a Position-Congruity Efficiency
J. Lucy Lee, Bowling Green State University; June Won, Bowling Green State University
Opportunistic Shirking and MLB Umpires
Michael Lopez, Skidmore College; Brian Mills, University of Florida
Was Interest in First-Round NBA Playoffs Series Impacted by the Lengthening of Series in 2003?
Todd McFall, Wake Forest University; Rotua Lumbantobing, Western Connecticut State University
Stadium Capital Budgeting Decisions and Industry Implications Derived from the Date of Ecological Maturity Model
Christopher McLeod, Texas Tech University; John Holden, Florida State University
The Advantage of Experience: Analyzing the Effects of Player Experience on the Performances of March Madness Teams
N. David Pifer, Texas Tech University; Timothy D. DeSchriver, University of Delaware; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia
Drafting Errors and Decision Making Theory in the NBA Draft
Daniel Sailofsky, Brock University; Kevin Mongeon, Brock University (Advisor)
Local Viewership Demand in Major League Soccer
Hojun Sung, University of Florida; Brian Mills, University of Florida (Advisor); Michael Mondello, University of South Florida
Spectator Age and Periodic Changes in the Effects of Quality and Uncertainty on Game Viewership
Scott Tainsky, Wayne State University; Jie Xu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
On the Road with Minor League Baseball Externalities
Scott Tainsky, Wayne State University; Brian Mills, University of Florida; Zainab Hans, Wayne State University; Kyunghee Lee, Wayne State University
Pay Dispersion, Team Diversity and Employee Migration: An Empirical Analysis Using Data from the National Football League
Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne; Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta
Governance/Policy
Modernisation of Athletics in Oman; between Global Pressures and Local Dynamics
Abdul Rahim Al Droushi, Sultan Qaboos University; Ian Henry, Loughborough University
Investigating the Structure of a National Sport and Recreation Network
Martha Barnes, Brock University; Laura Cousens, Brock University
Strategies and Challenges in Governing an Integrated Sport Organization
Kerri Bodin, Western University; Marika Kay, Western University; Darda Sales, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
NCAA Student Athlete Perceptions of Early Recruiting Experiences
Meredith Flaherty, University of Florida; Lydia Bell, NCAA Research; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor)
Moving Down the Field: The Spread of Youth Sports Concussion Legislation across States
Di (Landy) Lu, University of Michigan; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Employee Perceptions of Salary Equity and Fairness in Response to University Athletic Departments’ Fair Labor Standards Act Compliance Strategies
Anita Moorman, University of Louisville; Meg Hancock, University of Louisville; Nels Popp, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The New Canadian National Sport Organization Governance Landscape
Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa; Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Russell Hoye, La Trobe University; Benoît Séguin, University of Ottawa
State of the Field: What are the Zeigler Winners Saying?
Robert Turick, University of Florida; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida (Advisor)
Learning to Dope: Accounts from Professional Baseball Players
Jules Woolf, Adelphi University; Khalid Ballouli, University of South Carolina; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina
Law
Duck or Bleed: An Introspective Look at the “Baseball Rule” and Its Present Day Relevance to MLB
Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota; John Miller, Troy University; Ravan Kott, University of South Dakota
How College eSports Changes the NCAA’s Amateurism Model
Thomas Baker, University of Georgia; John Holden, Florida State University
Management
Understanding Institutional Defiance in an Institutionalized Field: A Case Study of the 1968 Olympic Games
Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University; Brennan Berg, University of Memphis; Rhema Fuller, University of Memphis
Good Intentions or Self Serving Behavior? How the Media Frames Professional Athlete Philanthropy
Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan; Stacy-Lynn Sant, University of Michigan
Psychological Contract Fulfillment and Innovative Work Behaviors
Christopher Barnhill, Louisiana State University; Natalie Smith, East Tennessee State University
Collective Environmental Action within the Professional Sport Industry
Martin Barrett, North Carolina State University; Kyle Bunds, North Carolina State University (Advisor); Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University (Advisor)
Training and Development of Coaches: Application of Reaction Surveys
Gonzalo Bravo, West Virginia University; Doyeon Won, Liverpool John Moores University; Ryan Flett, West Virginia University; Fernando Mezzadri, Universidade Federal do Paraná
Governance, Control and the Demise of the Voluntary Sport Sector: International Comparative Cases from Canada, UK, and Cyprus
Terri Byers, University of New Brunswick; Christos Anagnostopoulos, Molde University; Mathieu Winand, Lunex University
NASSM 101
Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota
Classification of Dimensions, Processes, and Outcomes of Organizational Capacity: A Systems Theory Perspective
Mary Beth Chambers, Troy University; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University (Advisor)
Tell Me Why, They Don’t Like Mondays?
Chris Chard, Brock University; Daniel Wigfield, University of Waterloo
Women in Football: Pursuing Radical Organizational Change at One Provincial Sport Organization
Ryan Clutterbuck, Western University; Patti Millar, University of Windsor
The Influence of Board and Coach on the Ethical Climate Perception of Soccer Players
Bram Constandt, Ghent University; Annick Willem, Ghent University
LGBT Inclusion and Institutional Characteristics Predict Organizational Performance
George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Calvin Nite, University of North Texas
Collegiate Sport Club Structure and Function
William Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University; Leeann Lower, The Ohio State University
A Sociogram Says a Thousand Words: An Examination of Leadership and Follower Development Among NCAA Athletes
Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
An Investigation of Intercollegiate Organizational Diversity as a Variable of Significance in Combating Destructive Organizational Outcomes
Lindsey Darvin, University of Florida; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University; Lauren Smith, Indiana University
Networks of Volunteer Social Capital: A Comparative Case Study of Sport and Non-Sport Member-Based Community Organizations
Alison Doherty, Western University; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Swarali Patil, Western University
A Review of Athlete Leadership and Its Intentional Development Through Sport: Implications for Sport Managers
Ashley M. Duguay, University of Windsor; Todd M. Loughead, University of Windsor (Advisor); Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Managing Interorganizational Relationships: A Systematic Analysis of the Challenges Associated with the Efficacy of Delivering a Standardized Nationalized Program in Canada
Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick; Ross Leadbetter, University of New Brunswick; Kate Kloos, University of New Brunswick; Diana Culver, University of Ottawa; Emilio Landolfi, University of the Fraser Valley
Legitimizing Intercollegiate Sport: A Case Study into the Type of Legitimacy of Men’s U Sports Ice Hockey in Canada
Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick; Cameron Braes, University of New Brunswick
Strategic Human Resource Management of Foreign Players in Professional Soccer: A Case of the Korean Professional Football League (K-League)
Alex Chinhoo Gang, Indiana University ; Minkyo Lee, Indiana University ; Juha Yoon, Indiana University ; Zack Pedersen, Indiana University ; Michael Willett, Indiana University ; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
Who's the Glue? A Social Network Analysis
Jennifer Gellock, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University
Work-Family Outcomes Over Time: Utilizing Ecological Momentary Assessment to Gain Insight into the Work-Family Interface
Jeffrey Graham, University of Tennessee; Jason Scott, University of Tennessee
Balancing Work and Family in the Mid and Late Career
Jeffrey Graham, University of Tennessee; Shaina Dabbs, Elon University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University
Sport, The Business of _________: Exploring Higher Purpose in a Professional Sport Organization
Evan Gwartz, Brock University; Kirsty Spence, Brock University (Advisor)
Women’s Experiences of Harassment in Sport Management Internships
Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Elizabeth A. Taylor, Temple University; Emily S. Corley, University of Tennessee
Understanding Perceptions of Social Responsibility in Professional Sport from Contemporary Sport Consumers
Rammi N. Hazzaa, University of Northern Colorado; Nicole Sellars, University of Northern Colorado; Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Stakeholders in Sports: Examining Fitness Club Members
David Hedlund, St. John’s University; Vera Pedragosa, Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa; Rui Biscaia, Coventry University; Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology; Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology
The Sport Treatment: Examining Strategic Partnerships between Professional Sport Healthcare Organizations
Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan; Jane Banaszak-Holl, University of Michigan; Daniel Yang, University of Michigan; Ryan Olthoff, University of Michigan
Gendered Evaluations of Sport Domain Knowledge & Expertise: Impacts on the Hiring Process for Male and Female Job Candidates
Lauren C. Hindman, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Amplified Effects of Team-Oriented Employee Sport Programs
Moonsup Hyun, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Exploring the Effects of Ambush Marketing on Sport Employees during a National Championship Event
Stephanie Kast, Brock University; Nicholas Burton, Brock University (Advisor); Shannon Kerwin, Brock University (Advisor)
Locker Rooms, Laughter & Lads: Exploring the Inner Sanctums of Professional Football in the UK
Seamus Kelly, University College Dublin; Dikaia Chatziefstathiou, Canterbury Christ Church University
The Influence of Temporal Distance on the Spectator Motivation
Dongryul Lee, Seoul National University; Deukmook Bae, Seoul National University; Jihyeon Oh, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul national university (Advisor)
The Development of the Ice Hockey Market in Beijing, China
Hongxin Li, University of North Texas; John Nauright, University of North Texas (Advisor); Calvin Nite, University of North Texas (Advisor)
Criteria in Sport Management Faculty Job Postings
Robyn Lubisco, Fairleigh Dickinson University; Genevieve F.E. Birren, The State University of New York at Cortland; Ryan Vooris, The State University of New York at Cortland
Strategic Sports Management: An Analysis of Mission Statements in Professional Sport
Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Larry McCarthy, Seton Hall University; Brian Yim, Kent State University; Eric Abowd, Keent State University
The Risk of Expressing Your Authentic Self in Sport: The Impact of Identity Covering on Hiring Decisions
Jeffrey D. MacCharles, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Role of Strategic CSR for Creating a Competitive Advantage: The Case of Professional Sport Teams
Yoseph Mamo, Louisiana State University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
The Construction of Detroit's Little Caesar's Arena: Exploring Discourses of Image, Status, and Quality of Life
Daniel Mason, University of Alberta; Stacy-Lynn Sant, University of Michigan
Scale Design: An Ideological Psychological Contract in Youth Sport
Patti Millar, University of Windsor; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Alanna Harman, St. John's University
Examining the Context and Content of Organizational Strategy in Community Sport Organizations
Kristen Morrison, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo
Legitimizing Amateur Baseball: A Conceptual Framework of \Town Ball\ in Rural Minnesota
Brent D. Oja, University of Northern Colorado; Rammi N. Hazzaa, University of Northern Colorado; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas
Conceptualizing Sport Organization Vulnerability and Capacity in the Context of Climate Change
Madeleine Orr, University of Minnesota; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Crisis Responsibility on CSR Outcomes: The Case of Sportswear Industry
Kwangho Park, Troy University; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University (Advisor); Minkil Kim, Troy University (Advisor); Museong Park, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
The Politics of Social Change: The Case of the Thorold Blackhawks and Their Offensive Indigenous Logo
Colleen Patterson, Brock University; Lucie Thibault, Brock University; Lisa Kikulis, Brock University
Investigsting Institutional Complexity: Logics and Responses in Action
Loic Pedras, University of Technology Sydney; Tracy Taylor, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Stephen Frawley, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor)
The Impact of Trust on Sport Organizational Change in China—A Case Study of the Chinese Football Association Reform
Qi Peng, Loughborough University; James Skinner, Loughborough University (Advisor); Barrie Houlihan, Loughborough University (Advisor)
The Virtual Iron Cage: Institutional Theory and Collegiate eSport
Anthony Pizzo, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Career Stages and the Psychological Contract in Professional Sport: A Case Study of English Rugby Union
Mike Rayner, University of Portsmouth; Tom Webb, University of Portsmouth
Shared Value in Sport: From Theory to Practice
Brendan Riggin, Western University; Karen Danylchuk, Western University (Advisor); Dawn Gill, Western University; Robert Petrella, Western University
What is Trust in Sport? A Multi-Level Analysis
Samantha Roberts , Texas A&M University-Commerce; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota
Taking Stock of CSR Research in Professional Team Sport Organizations: Current Knowledge and Future Research Directions
Jonathan Robertson, Deakin University; Stefan Walzel, German Sport Univeristy Cologne; Christos Anagnostopoulos, Molde University College & UCLan Cyprus
A National Study of Leader Effectiveness and Political Skill in Interscholastic Sport Leadership
Gordon M. Robinson, Baylor University; J. Patrick Marsh, Baylor University; Marshall J. Magnusen, Baylor University
Examining the Community Practices of Professional Sport Teams: Strategic Rationales and Design Choices
Katie Rowe, Deakin University; Adam Karg, Deakin University; Jonathan Robertson, Deakin University
The Effect of Perceived Relationship Quality of University and University Athletic Program on Social Capital and Community Identification
Zach Scola, University of Kansas; Peyton Stensland, University of Kansas; Olzhas Taniyev, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
The Role of Interorganizational Relationships in Grassroots Parasport Organizations
Mamie Sealey-Baker, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
Sport Mega-Event Complexity and Legitimacy: Development of A Model
David Shonk, James Madison University; Gonzalo Bravo, West Virginia University
Understanding Work-Life Synthesis for Women Working in Collegiate Athletics
Elizabeth A. Taylor, Temple University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Allison B. Smith, Virginia Commonwealth University
New Leadership for Organized Sports
Sandra Temmerman, Wagner Group; Leen Waal, de, Wagner Group (Advisor); Daco Woudenberg, Wagner Group (Advisor); Philip Wagner, Wagner Group (Advisor)
Understanding Organizational Change and Effectiveness in Canadian Sport Organizations: An Internal and External Stakeholder Approach
Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Am I a Fraud?: Impostor Syndrome in Sport Management
Cynthia Veraldo, Mount St. Joseph University; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati
Are all Coaches Treated the Same in the WNBA? Evidence of Gendered Treatment Discrimination
Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; David Berri, Southern Utah University
Student-Athletes, Community, and Outcomes
Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Brennan Berg, University of Memphis; Kyungun (Ryan) Kim, University of Central Missouri
Leading Soccer Referees: Elite Match Officials and the Influence of Culture Across Transnational Boundaries
Tom Webb, University of Portsmouth; Mike Rayner, University of Portsmouth
Willingness-to-Volunteer versus Willingness-to-Pay in Sport Clubs: How Organizational Capacity Affects Individual Decisions
Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne; Philipp Swierzy, German Sport University Cologne; Christoph Breuer, German Sport University Cologne
Are Augmented Reality Games a Solution to Tackle Low Physical Activity Rates? A Qualitative Analysis of Pokémon Go Players’ Motivation to Play and be Active
Mathieu Winand, Lunex University; Alicia Ng, University of Stirling; Terri Byers, University of New Brunswick
The Effect of Value Integration on Sport Employees’ Job Engagement
Ji Wu, University of Minnesota; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Building Legitimacy for E-sports: From a Perspective of Traditional Sports Business Media
Hanhan Xue, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University; Haozhou Pu, University of Dayton; Jacob Hindin, Florida State University
Variation of Philanthropic Contributions in Professional Sport Teams: Institutional Equivalence as an Explanatory Factor
Daniel Yang, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
An Attention Economy Perspective of Professional Sports
Jingxuan Zheng, University of Alberta; Daniel Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Marketing
Relationship Marketing in Sport Management: A Review and Agenda for Future Research
Gashaw Abeza, Southern Methodist; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University
Ambush Marketing in the Digital Age: Practitioners’ Perspective
Gashaw Abeza, Southern Methodist; Benoît Séguin, University of Ottawa
Does Identification Equal Interaction?
Rebecca Achen, Illinois State University
Is Winter Coming? A Longitudinal Study of Group Identity via #WeAreWinter
Cole Armstrong, San Jose State University; Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Spectatorship Socio-Affective Dynamics among US College Basketball Fans
Gabriela Baranowski Pinto, University of Connecticut; Vitor Leandro Profeta, University of Connecticut; Peter Mano, University of Connecticut; Dimitris Xygalatas, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Service Quality and Its Consequences: An Integrative Review and Analysis of the Literature in Spectator Sports
Rui Biscaia, Coventry University; Masayuki Yoshida, Hosei University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University
Messaging Effects on Donation Intention: The Case of a Non-Profit Sponsorship
Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University
Does Playing Mobile Sports Video Games Increase Interest in Sports?
Eric Brownlee, Gannon University; Jinhee Yoo, Gannon University; Seungbum Lee, University of Akron
Why Would People Pay to Do CrossFit?
Timothy Campbell, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Examining Environmental Fan Engagement Initiatives through Values and Norms with Intercollegiate Sport Fans
Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Brian McCullough, Seattle University; Michael Pfahl, Bangkok University International
Psychological Connection to Pickleball: Assessing Motives and Participation in Older Adults
Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Jung-Hwan Jeon, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Capturing Association Sets to Evaluate Consumer Differences in Perceptions of Sports
Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Laura Misener, Western University
Communicating through Sportswear: An Examination of Self-Perceptions and First Impressions of Sport Participants
Jisuk Chang, Seoul National University; Yoon Heo, Seoul National University; Choong Hoon Lim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Implicit and Explicit Affective Evaluations of Athlete Brands
Yonghwan Chang, University of Minnesota ; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Brad Carlson, Saint Louis University
The Relationship among Participation Motivation and Commitment and Intention to Stay in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA)
Junyoung Cho, University of Connecticut; Seongsik Cho, Hanyang University (Advisor)
The Influence of Title Sponsor’s Philanthropy on Sport Team Authenticity, Team Identification, and Citizenship Behavior
Inje Cho, University of Florida; Minseong Kim, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Does it Look Good on Goods? The Role of Aesthetics in Purchase Intention of the NBA Jersey with Sponsor Logo
Wen-hao Winston Chou, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
A Conceptual Analysis of the Theory of Consumer Choice on NBA Attendance
Mark Davis, Troy University; John Miller, Troy University (Advisor)
Team Identification in Women’s Sport: What Do We Know?
Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Effects of Emotional Connections to a Team’s Tradition and Stadium on Naming-Rights Outcomes
Terence Eddy, University of Windsor; Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University
External Congruence and Its Effect on Sport Sponsorship Recall
Kelly Evans, University of South Carolina; Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Matt Brown, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Does the Social Media have An (Negative) Effect on Student-Athletes’ Performance?
Rylee Gardinier, Wilkes University; Woojun Lee, Wilkes University (Advisor)
Assessing Collegiate Sport Sponsorship: An International Perspective
Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University; Cheri Bradish, Ryerson University; Nicholas Burton, Brock University
Personal Values and Sport Consumer Motives: An Exploratory Study
James Harwood, Florida State University; Charles Reid III, Florida State University; Mark DiDonato, McKendree University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Enhancing Team Spirit? The Role of Professional Cheerleading and Dance Squads in Team Identification
Lauren C. Hindman, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Beyond Hedonic Consumption: Exploring the Role of Meaningful Experiences in Online Sports Consumption
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Texas Tech University; Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida
More than a Name: A Longitudinal Approach to the Survival of North American Naming Rights Sponsorships
Jonathan A. Jensen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; David Head, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Development and Validation of Value Co-Creation in Sport
Charles Jones, East Tennessee State University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor); Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor); Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
The Scarlet Letter: Impacts of Attribution Type on Consumer Stigmatization and Moral Reasoning Strategies in Athlete Scandal Context
Soobum Jun, University of Michigan; Daehwan Kim, University of Florida; Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida (Advisor)
Perception of Consumer Surplus in Sport: The Influence of Bundled Sport Items for Season Ticket Holders
Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University; Eklou Amendah, Southern New Hampshire University
One Team, Multiple Identities, Many Relationships: A Network Analysis of Soccer Fan Club
Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Thomas Baker, University of Georgia
Comparison of Perceived Barriers to Live Attendance Across Various Involvement Levels
Heather Kennedy, Temple University; Heath McDonald, Swinburne University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
The Importance of CSR in Professional Sports: Key Take-Aways from a Multi-Season Research Partnership with an NBA Team
Pamela Kennett-Hensel, University of New Orleans; Russell Lacey, Xavier University
Towards a Multi-Endorsements Effect Model: A Duo-Processing Perspective
Min Jung Kim, University of New Mexico; Luke Lunhua Mao, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
How Would Athletes Receive Support from Casual Fans?
Daehwan Kim, University of Florida; Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Texas Tech University (Advisor); Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida (Advisor)
Sportswear Consumption among College Students: A Comparison between the U.S. and South Korea
Min Jung Kim, University of New Mexico; Luke Lunhua Mao, University of New Mexico; Hyun Jung Lee, Sookmyung Women's University; Sangil Lee, Sookmyung Women's University
Ethnicity Mismatch and the Role of Diversity Promotion: The Effect of Perceived Image on LPGA Consumption Intentions
Euisoo Kim, University of Georgia; Tyreal Yizhou Qian, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Building the Host Country’s Brand Personality and Brand Equity through the Olympic games: The Case of 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics
Jeeyoon Kim, Syracuse University; Jiyoon Oh, Yonsei University; Haozhou Pu, University of Dayton
Effect of Taekwondo Uniform Attributes, Perceived by University Taekwondo Demonstration Groups, on Consumer Attitude, Brand Loyalty, and Re-purchase Intention
Se Jin Ko, KyungHee University; Ji Hae Lee, KyungHee University; Wook Ki Kim, YongIn University; Jeoung Hak Lee, KyungHee University (Advisor)
Advancing the Psychological Continuum Model: Dealing with Risk and Misclassification
Ryan Kota, Florida State University; James Du, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University; Heather Kennedy, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Examining the Impact of Fantasy Sport Participation on Player Performance Assessments
Ben Larkin, Merrimack College; Ryan Spalding, Merrimack College; Taesoo Ahn, Merrimack College
Man or Machine: Fantasy Football and Dehumanization of Professional Athletes
Ben Larkin, Merrimack College; Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Chad Goebert, Virginia Commonwealth University
To Purchase, Or Not To Purchase? That Is the (Sponsorship) Question
Joshua Lupinek, University of Alaska Fairbanks; Noni Zaharia, Flagler College
Fan Perceptions of CSR-Link Sponsorship: The Case of Mega Event Sponsor
Yoseph Mamo, Louisiana State University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Damon Andrew, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
The Salience of Network for Coping Fans of Historically Disappointing Teams
Aaron Mansfield, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
High School Athletic Ticketing: Adapting to Emerging Technology
Armin Marquez, Georgia State University; Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University (Advisor); Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University (Advisor)
When Athletes don’t “Stick to Sports”: The Relationship between Athlete Activism and Sport Consumer Behavior
Michael Mudrick, York College of Pennsylvania; Molly Hayes Sauder, York College of Pennsylvania; Melissa Davies, University of the Pacific
The Influence of Athletes’ Social Media Activities on Perceived Brand Image and Fan Behavior
Sangwon Na, Temple University; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University (Advisor)
A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Sport Spectators' Patience
Jihyeon Oh, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
A Qualitative Study of Student-athletes’ Personal Branding on Social Media: A Look through the Lens of Self-Presentation Theory
Jin Park, Indiana University; Sungwook Son, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
The Presence of Underrepresented Populations in Outdoor Recreation: An Analysis of Collegiate Recreation Advertisements
Jennifer Pecoraro, Georgia State University; Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University (Advisor)
Can Watching an Elite Sport Event Increase Youths’ Intention to Participate? Evidence from a Longitudinal Investigation
Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo; Laura Wood, University of Waterloo; Georgia Teare, University of Waterloo; Daniel Wigfield, University of Waterloo
Understanding and Measuring esports Spectator Motivations: Preliminary Development of a Conceptual Framework
Tyreal Yizhou Qian, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, Univeristy of Georgia (Advisor)
Child Game-Day Socialization: The Importance of Community to Emotional Involvement on Game Day
Katherine R. N. Reifurth, University of South Carolina; Matthew J. Bernthal, Florida Southern College; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Instagagement: An Analysis of the Self-Presentation Strategies and Engagement Rates of Professional Tennis Players on Instagram
Kellie Ring, Ryerson University; Katie Lebel, Ryerson University (Advisor); Alanna Harman, St. John's University
Complements or Substitutes? The Impact of Cable Viewership on Pay-Per-View Purchases in Combat Sports
Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina; Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University
New Jerseys: The Impact of Professional Sport Jersey Sponsors on Teams and Sponsors
Sara Shoffner, Huntingdon College; Mark Slavich, Grand View University; Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University
Rebranding in Sports: Examining Fan Response to Logo Redesign and the Role of Logo Evaluation and Fan Identification
Sungwook Son, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University; Patrick Walsh, Syracuse University; Jin Park, Indiana University
Athlete Endorsement Effect in Twitter: Perspective from Big Data
Hyunseok Song, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
More than Just Donations: University Alumni Association Clubs and Gamewatch Parties
Peyton Stensland, University of Kansas; Farah Ishaq, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Social Media Self-Promotion: The Impact of Mindsets on Sport Content Effectiveness
Yiran Su, Temple University; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University (Advisor)
Investigating the Perceptions of Retired Athlete Brand Image
Olzhas Taniyev, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Managing Personal Brands via Social Media: A Cross-National Study of Elite Athletes’ Impression Management Behavior
Bart van Bezooijen, Fontys University of Applied Sciences; Monique van Rooijen, Fontys University of Applied Sciences; Jos de Schepper, Griffith University; Popi Sotiriadou, Griffith University
Comparing the Identity Centrality of Sport Team Identification and Sport Fandom
Daniel Wann, Murray State University; Frederick Grieve, Western Kentucky University; Ted Peetz, Belmont University; Ryan Zapalac, Sam Houston State University
Choice Overload in the Market for Major League Soccer Partial Season Ticket Plans
Clinton Warren, Illinois State University; Joshua Lupinek, University of Alaska-Fairbanks
An Examination of Aggressive Motivations’ Influence on Sport Fandom and Aggressive Aspects of Sports
Sin-Wook Yoo, University of Louisville; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Examining Information-Processing Strategies for Smartphone Apps
Sukjoon Yoon, Texas A&M University; James Petrick, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Sun Kang, Manchester University
Bridging the Gap between Social Media and Behavioral Team Loyalty: The Mediating Role of Team-Related Social Media Engagement
Masayuki Yoshida, Hosei University; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas; Makoto Nakazawa, University of Tsukuba; Shigeki Shibuya, Sasakawa Sports Foundation; Naoyuki Fujiwara, Sasakawa Sports Foundation
How Image Influences Attachment and Loyalty toward Event and Destination in a Recurring Event: First-time vs. Repeat Spectators
Jingxian Cecilia Zhang, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor); Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor); Haiyan Roger Huang, Shanghai University of Sport
Activewear Brand Associations Structure: A Comparison across Contexts
Xiaochen Zhou, Temple University; Clare Hanlon, Victoria University; Hans Westerbeek, Victoria University; Ramon Spaaij, Victoria University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Method
Expanding the Impact and Scope of Sport Management Inquiry by “Thinking in Time”
Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Robert Baker, George Mason University
Publishing in Sport Management Journals: Perspectives of Editors
George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Paul Downward, Loughborough University; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Stephen Shapiro, University of South Carolina; David Shilbury, Deakin University; Tracy Taylor, University of Technology Sydney
#OnlineSportManagement: Challenges, Opportunities and Implications
Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Trevecca Nazarene University; Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University; Jennifer Willett, Kennesaw State University; Heather Alderman, COSMA
What's the Problem? Building an Interdisciplinary Research Program on Youth Sport Concussion Management
Alison Doherty, Western University; Annette Greenhow, Bond University; Lori Dithurbide, Dalhousie University; Kevin Gordon, Dalhousie University; Brendan Riggin, Western University; Kevin Wamsley, St. Francis Xavier
Conducting Qualitative Research with Image Data: A Novel Approach for Exploration and Sensemaking among Sport-Related Images Posted to Social Media
Orland Hoeber, University of Regina; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Manali Gaikwad, University of Regina
Common Mistakes in Statistical Analysis of Sport Management Research
Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University; J. Lucy Lee, Bowling Green State University
Breaking Down Silos: A Professional Development Workshop on Methodological Diversity in Sport Management Research
Andrew C. Pickett, University of South Dakota; Janelle Wells, University of South Florida; Emily M. Newell, Georgia Southern University; Kristy McCray, Otterbein University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University
Analysis of Literature in Sport Management: Research Methods Utilized in Articles in the European Sport Management Quarterly, 1994-2015
Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University; Amy Kim, Florida State University; Minjung Kim, East Stroudsburg University
Understanding Researcher Positionality and Reflexivity in Sport Management Research
Joshua Vadeboncoeur, University of Florida; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida (Advisor)
Socio-Cultural
Religiosity, Democracy, and Gender Equity on National Olympic Committees
Na Young Ahn, Texas A&M University; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Social Impacts of College Athletics beyond Institutions: A Systematic Review
Kurumi Aizawa, University of Minnesota; Daniel Funk, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Tsuyoshi Matsumoto, University of Tsukuba
Sport Participation and Underage Drinking in America: Mediation Effects of Self-Esteem across Gender
Hyunin Baek, University of Louisville; Jason Nicholson, University of West Georgia; Seonghun Lee, University of Louisville
A Comparison of the Mentoring Characteristics and Functions Important to the Advancement of Men and Women within Intercollegiate Athletic Administration
Glenna Bower, University of Southern Indiana; Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Sarah Williams, University of Louisville
The Sport of Oppression: An Analysis of Barriers Affecting Retention of Black Faculty in Sport and Leisure Studies Academic Programs
Brigitte Burpo, University of Louisville; Marion Hambrick, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Settler Volunteers at Indigenous Games: An Autoethnography
Chen Chen, University of Alberta; Daniel Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Perceived Financial, Recreational and Political Benefits of the 2017 Summer Universiade Games
Steve Chen, Morehead State University; Yun-kuang Lee, National Taipei City University; Chie-Der Dongfang, Soochow University; Chao-yen Chen, Kaohsiung Medical University
Media Coverage and Gender During the Olympics: An Integrated Literature Review
Kyu Ha Choi, University of Georgia; Jepkorir Rose Chepyator-Thomson, University of Georgia (Advisor); Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Myth or Reality? Athletic Administrators' Perceptions of the Sport Industry Leadership Labyrinth
Lindsey Darvin, University of Florida; Sarah Williams, University of Louisville; Meg Hancock, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Examining Work-Life Balance Among NCAA Student-Athletes Who Are Fathers
Jim Evans, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
The Glass Cliff as an Explanation for the Under-Representation of Women in Coaching
Drew Fields, Texas A&M University; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne (Advisor)
How Much has Changed? Decision-Making Processes Surrounding Sponsorship in Women’s Sport
Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst; SeJin Kim, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Need v. Strategy: Women’s Perspectives on Gender Allyship in Sport Organizations
Caroline Heffernan, University of Minnesota; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Twitter’s Paradoxes: A Feminist Critical Discourse Analysis of Women’s Professional Cycling Tweets
Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Sally Shaw, University of Otago; Katie Rowe, Deakin University
Linking Team Identification and Social Well-Being for Older Adults: Roles of Perceived Social Support and On-Field Performance
Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Daniel Lock, Bournemouth University; Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Daniel Funk, Temple University
“I never thought I’d be playing sport again”: Qualitative Evaluation of a Walking Sport Program for Older Adults
Claire Jenkin, University of Hertfordshire; Rochelle Eime, Victoria University & Federation University; Toni Hilland, RMIT University
Leveraging Sport-Based Social Identity to Facilitate Positive Cross-Group Interactions: A Mixed Methods Approach
Gareth J. Jones, Temple University; Christine E. Wegner, University of Florida
A Zero Tolerance Approach: Assessing the Effectiveness of Sexual Assault Prevention Education for Intercollegiate Athletes
Kristy McCray, Otterbein University; Kaitlin McDougal, Otterbein University; Cayla McNeil, Otterbein University
Alcoholics Fanonymous: The Relationship between Reasons for Drinking, Aggression, and Team Identification in Sports Fans
Sean Pradhan, San José State University; Nicholas Lee, University of California – San Francisco; Sean Laraway, San José State University; Susan Snycerski, San José State University
An Examination into the Tactics Employed by a Sport Advocacy Organization to Retain Athlete Constituents
Samuel Schmidt, University of Louisville; Meg Hancock, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Senior Citizens: The Motivations and Benefits of Tailgate Participation
Christopher Scroggins, University of South Carolina; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
My Significant Other Puts Their Team before Me: Spouse/Partner Perceptions of Fan-Family Conflict
Jason Simmons, University of Cincinnati; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati; Alicia Cintron, University of Cincinnati
The Consistently Diverse Institutional Stakeholder’s Devotion to Diversity and Inclusion: A NASSM Diversity Committee Sponsored Workshop
Ellen Staurowsky, Drexel University; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Jacobs Brittany, University of Northern Colorado
A Practitioner Analysis of the Sport Management Literature Examining the of Lack of Minority Coaches in College Football
Robert Turick, University of Florida; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida (Advisor)
Factors Influencing College Students' Sports Gambling Behavior: Extended Theory of Planned Behavior
Doyeon Won, Liverpool John Moores University; Simon Pack, St. John's University; Carolyn Park, Seoul National University; Weisheng Chiu, The Open University of Hong Kong
College Sport Environment and Athletes’ Perceptions of Concussion Injuries: An Empirical Analysis
Grace Yan, University of South Carolina; Nicholas Watanabe, University of South Carolina; Melinda Valliant, University of Mississippi
Sport Development
Attracting and Maintaining Women in Football Refereeing in Trinidad and Tobago
Lynda Bramble-Thompson, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine; Sherlan Cabralis, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine
The Effect of Family Size and Gender Composition on Parents’ Financial Support for Children’s School Sport
Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Justin Heinze, University of Michigan; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; Sarah Clark, University of Michigan; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Modifying Rules to Create a Product: Managing the AFLW
Kim Encel, Deakin University; Pamm Phillips, Deakin University (Advisor); Helen Brown, Deakin University (Advisor); Josh Vanderloo, Australian Football League (Advisor)
Goal Congruency within the Sport Development System for Youth Tennis: “The Nature of the Beast” or a Problem of Structure?
Edward Horne, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Sport Participation and Life-Course Narratives: An Analysis of Elite Wheelchair Athletes
Kelsey LeFevour, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Aging and Sport Participation: Exploring the Influence of Addiction to Sport
Brianna Newland, University of Delaware; Thomas Aicher, University of Cincinnati
Modified Rules in Junior Sport Development: The Impact of a Modified Rules Program on Sport Involvement and Psychosocial Outcomes
Pamm Phillips, Deakin University; Kim Encel, Deakin University; Helen Brown, Deakin University
Sport For Development
Delivering Effective Sport for Health Programs among Refugee Populations: A Comparison of Germany and the Netherlands
Arden J. Anderson, Texas A&M University; Kristi F. Oshiro, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne (Advisor); George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
The Sport Commitment Model and Sport Based Youth Development Programs: Are They a Match?
Nneka Arinze, University of Connecticut; Jesse Mala, University of Connecticut; Kolin Ebron, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Personal Development and Personal Growth: The Importance of Servant Leadership in SDP Organizations
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Janelle Wells, University of South Florida; Mi Ryoung Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign at Urbana-Champaign
Exploring Student Volunteers’ Challenges and Learning in a Sport for Development Program
Mi Ryoung Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Hwayong Son, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Social Leveraging of a Mega Sport Event: Initial Intentions among Stakeholders of a Newly Formed IOR
Fei Gao, University of South Carolina; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Samuel Todd, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Brian Mihalik, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
An Examination of Youth Sport and Self-Regulation across Three Domains
Gareth J. Jones, Temple University; Christine E. Wegner, University of Florida; Ryan Schlaepfer, Temple University
Exploring Unintended Negative Consequences in Refugee-Focused Sport for Development Programs
Seungmin Kang, Louisiana State University; Arden J. Anderson, Texas A&M University; Per G. Svensson, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M (Advisor); Christine E. Wegner, University of Florida (Advisor)
The Relationship of Sport and Physical Activity Participation on Cognitive Function Among Youth in Poverty
Jesse Mala, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words: Sport Program Needs Assessment Through Photovoice
Tiesha Martin, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University
Evaluating Major League Baseball Stadia Redevelopment Using the Social Capital Paradigm
Emily Must, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Alan Morse, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Coaching Sport in Belize: Stories That Frame Sport for Development
James D. Ressler, Northern Illinois University; Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Jenn Jacobs, Northern Illinois University; Paul M. Wright, Northern Illinois University
An Examination of the Perceived Role of Sport in a Hispanic-Based Youth Development Initiative
Mayra Robledo, North Carolina State University; Michael Edwards, North Carolina State University; Jason Bocarro, North Carolina State University; Andrew Behnke, North Carolina State University; Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University (Advisor)
Managing Role Conflict and Organizational Hybridity in Sport for Development
Emma Sherry, Swinburne University; Katherine Raw, Swinburne University; Emma Seal, La Trobe University; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology, Sydney
Future Directions in Sport for Development: Perceptions and Reflections of SFD Practitioners
Na Ri Shin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Adam Cohen, University of Technology Sydney; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Chamapaign
Sports-Based Prevention and Intervention Programs for At-Risk Youth: Meanings, Motivations, and Impacts
Hwayong Son, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Liza Berdychevsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Examining Shared Leadership in a Sport for Development and Peace Coalition
Per G. Svensson, Louisiana State University; Seungmin Kang, Louisiana State University
Student Research Competition Finalist
Standing on the Glass Cliff? A Case Study of FIFA’s Female Leadership Development Programme
Na Young Ahn, Texas A&M University; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Overcoming Inertia: Considering the Catalyst and the Role of Facilitators in Gender Allyship in Sport Organizations
Caroline Heffernan, University of Minnesota; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Organizational Support for Employees’ Physical Activity: The Effect of Employee Sports Programs
Moonsup Hyun, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Antecedents and Consequence of Playing eSports
Woo Yung (William) Jang, Indiana University; Kevin K. Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
The Role of Brand Extension Authenticity in Sport: A Case Study of Nike Jordan and UnderArmour Coffee
Myungwoo Lee, University of Houston; Don Lee, University of Houston (Advisor)
The Passage of Youth Sports Concussion Legislation across States: An Institutional, Mixed-Method Analysis
Di (Landy) Lu, University of Michigan; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Charting Their Own Course: Using Life Maps of Gay Male Sport Employees to Identify and Explain Their Career Paths in the Sport Industry
Jeffrey D. MacCharles, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Skating in the Sun: Examining Identity Formation of National Hockey League Fans in Sunbelt States
Brandon Mastromartino, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Social Capital from Sport Event Participation: Scale Development and Validation
Ran Zhou, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
Teaching & Learning Fair
Check-in to Improve Class Communication
Nneka Arinze, University of Connecticut
Infographics: A Tool for Student Engagement & Effective Communication
Carla Blakey, University of Alabama; Melvin Lewis, University of Alabama
How Mocking Press Conference Could Be an Effective Teaching Activity in a Sport Media Class
Wen-hao Winston Chou, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Halftime Promotions: Theory to Practice
B. Colin Cork, Western Michigan University
High Impact Practices in Sport Management
George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Shane Hudson, Texas A&M University; Paul Keiper, Texas A&M University
Cultivate, Cooperate, Collaborate, Celebrate: A Win-Win Event Partnership
Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Trevecca Nazarene University
Introduction to Photoshop Activity
Melissa Davies, University of the Pacific
Planning for a Career in Sports: A Semester-Long Interactive Career Plan Project
Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Claire Schaeperkoetter, Northern Illinois University; Chad D. McEvoy, Northern Illinois University; Addison M. Pond, Northern Illinois University
Attend an Event and Sport Event Manager Interview
Janet Howes, University of Saint Joseph
Creating A Sport-oriented Approach to Student Learning and Participation
Farah Ishaq, University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Identification and Selection of Event Sites for Service Learning
Christopher Keshock, University of South Alabama; Mitchell Woltring, University of South Alabama; Brooke Forester, University of South Alabama
Service Learning in Intercollegiate Athletics
James Lewis, Western Michigan University
The Leaderboard: Using a Fantasy Sports Model to Study Leadership Assessment
Amanda Menier, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Expanding Knowledge of International Sport Events
Jiyoung Park, University of Northern Colorado; Jin Park, Indiana University
Creating the Perfect Retail Space
Heidi Parker, University of Southern Maine
Discovering Fandom: Creating Documentaries of Fan Bases
Heidi Parker, University of Southern Maine
Evaluating the Use of Podcasts in Your Classroom
Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Carter Rockhill, The Ohio State University; Duncan Johnston, The Ohio State University
Effective Approaches for Integrating Interactive Technologies into Sport Management Classrooms
Tyreal Yizhou Qian, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Use of Ted/TedX Talks in the Classroom
Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Erica Zonder, Eastern Michigan University
Creating A Practical, Hands-on Project for A Class through A Partnership with A Local Sport Team
Zach Scola, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Implementing Active Learning in Online Graduate Education
Kylee Studer O'Daniel, Houston Baptist University; Heather Morrison, Houston Baptist University
Integrating Undergraduate Research into the Sport Marketing Course
Olzhas Taniyev, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Kansas (Advisor)
Mentorship through Physical Activity for Resilient Students
Kylie Wasser, Western University; Francesca Gable, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Teaching/Learning
The Importance of Undergraduate Research: Implementation and Benefits for Sport Management Programs
Daniel Burt , Texas A&M University-Kingsville; Gwen Weatherford, Texas Women's University; Fredrick Wagner, Texas Women's University
Transitioning from Mentee to Mentor for Sport Management Faculty: Understanding Barriers and Needs
Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M Univeristy; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Jim Weese, Western University; Dan Mahony, Winthrop University
Sport Management Case Studies Repository: An Online Resource for the Exploration and Discovery of Teaching Case Studies
Jess Dixon, University of Windsor; Orland Hoeber, University of Regina; Santiago Felix Cardenas, University of Regina
Educating Doctoral Students to Teach More Effectively
Angela Lumpkin, Texas Tech University
Knowledge Creation in Traditional or Integrated Doctoral Programs
J. Michael Martinez, Louisiana State University; Christopher Barnhill, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University
Impact of Prior Practical Experience on Sport Management Professors’ Research and Teaching
James Morton, Ithaca College; Chris Hanna, Georgia Southern University; Jonathan A. Jensen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Barbara Osborne, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Administrating Internships in Sport Management: Comparing Practices across the Discipline
Michael Odio, University of Cincinnati; Cassandra Coble, Indiana University; Emily Plunkett, University of Florida
Promoting Participation in Sport and Physical Activity for Japanese High School Students
Etsuko Ogasawara, Juntendo University; Naoka Yano, Juntendo University; Yuki Mera, Juntendo University; Junya Kitagawa, Juntendo University; Fumitake Sakaori, Chuo University; Toshikazu Kato, Chuo University; Akane Mikura, Juntendo University
A Different View: How a Wheelchair Basketball Documentary May Shape Student Attitudes Toward Disability Sport
Joshua Pate, James Madison University; Cathy McKay, James Madison University
Bullying in Academia: What Faculty Need to Know
Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Jim Strode, Ohio Dominican University; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Pam Baker, George Mason University; Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina
Show and Tell: Blending and Expanding Credit by Exam and Competency-Based Credit
Timothy D. Ryan, University of Memphis; Michael D. Hutchinson, University of Memphis; Sharianne Walker, Western New England University
Factors Influencing the Choice of Graduate Programs in Sport Management: A Consumer-Oriented Perspective in Brazil
Thiago Santos, Universidade Federal do Parana; Luiz Haas, Universidade de Lisboa; Virgílio Neto, Universidade de São Paulo; Abel Correia, Universidade de Lisboa
An Examination of Instruction Type and Learning Outcomes in Sport Administration Courses
Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville; Jacob Shreffler, University of Louisville; James Weiner, Old Dominion University
What Makes Sport Management Students “Tick”?: Research Informed Curriculum Implications from a Longitudinal Study
Kirsty Spence, Brock University; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Mark McDonald, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Service Learning and Sport in the Dominican Republic
Cynthia Veraldo, Mount St. Joseph University; Daniel Yost, Mount St. Joseph University
Faculty Perceptions of Online Learning in Undergraduate Sport Management Programs
Jennifer Willett, Kennesaw State University; Christopher Brown, Kennesaw State University; Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Trevecca Nazarene University
NASSM 2017
Communication
Community Sports Foundations and Twitter: Communicating Social Responsibility Programs
Christos Anagnostopoulos, Molde University College; Sylvia Trendafilova, The University of Tennessee
The Effect of Viral Media Content on College Athletics
Andrea Chin, University of San Francisco; William Eleazer, University of San Francisco; Rachel Franks, University of San Francisco; Derrick Sanchez, University of San Francisco; Nola Agha, University of San Francisco
Peyton Manning and Budweiser: A Case Study of Fan Buzz and Sentiment expressed through Twitter
Benjamin Cork, University of Arkansas; Terry Eddy, University of Arkansas (Advisor)
A Longitudinal Study of #NBCFail and Active Consumers
Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Cole Armstrong, San Jose State University
Mitigating Impacts of Visualization Strategies within Messages on Athlete Images in Case of Athlete Scandal
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Texas Tech University; Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida; Jeoung Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University
Focused World Engagement: Twitter Activity of the International Basketball Federation
Simon Licen, Washington State University; Robert Willoughby, Washington State University
Assessing the Anticipated Impact of a New Stadium on the Local Community
Glynn McGehee, Georgia State University; Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University (Advisor); Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University (Advisor)
Measuring the Information Sources Used for Sport Tourist’s Purchase Decisions
Lei Ouyang, University of Northern Colorado; Eric Hungenberg, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado
Internet User Behavior Change: Scholar Perspective
Ricardo Ramos, ISCTE - University Institute of Lisbon; Paulo Rita, ISCTE - University Institute of Lisbon, Nova University of Lisbon (Advisor); Sérgio Moro, ISCTE - University Institute of Lisbon (Advisor)
Endorsed Brands’ Appropriate Response Strategies to Athlete Endorser Transgressions
Shintaro Sato, Montclair State University; Akiko Arai, Tokyo University of Science; Yosuke Tsuji, Rikkyo University; Ricard Jensen, Montclair State University
An Analysis of Colin Kaepernick, Megan Rapinoe, and the National Anthem Protests
Samuel Schmidt, University of Louisville; Tyler Spencer, University of Louisville; Evan Frederick, University of Louisville (Advisor); Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University (Advisor)
AFL Women’s: The Media Framing of a New Professional Sport League
Emma Sherry, La Trobe University; Merryn Sherwood, La Trobe University
Show Me the Honey (Barbecue!): An Exploration of College Football Fans’ Instagramming of Food
Mark Slavich, Virginia Commonwealth University; Craig Morehead, Northern Illinois University; Brendan O'Hallarn, Old Dominion University
Examining the Content of Tweets for Individual Sport Athletes versus Team Sport Athletes and its Implications on Self-branding
Olzhas Taniyev, The University of Kansas; Farah Ishaq, The University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, The University of Kansas (Advisor)
Olympic Tweeting: An Examination of the Athlete Experience from the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympic Games
Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Facilities/Events
The Relationship between Runners' Environmental Paradigm and Their Motives to Participate in an Urban or Rural Marathon
Thomas Aicher, University of Cincinnati; Melissa Davies, University of Pacific; Eric Hungenberg, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Leveraging Events for Sport Participation: The Case of the Japanese National Sports Festival
Kurumi Aizawa, Waseda University Research Institute for Sport Knowledge; Madeleine Orr, University of Minnesota; Jin Nagazumi, Ritsumeikan University; Masayuki Yoshida, Hosei University
Does Event Prestige Affect Spectators’ Behavior? Applying the Model of Goal-Directed Behavior
Weisheng Chiu, Keimyung University; Simon Pack, St. John's University; Doyeon Won, Liverpool John Moores University
Examining the Modernization Construct through the Historical Case Study of Kenan Stadium 1926-2016
Benjamin Downs, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
An Examination of Non Host Community Roles During the Hosting of the Olympic Games
Kristina Hoff, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Testing the External Validity of Sport Stadium Atmosphere (SSA)
Woo Young Jang, Indiana University; Kevin Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
An Investigation of Super Bowl Advertising Trends from 2011 to 2016: A Categorical Content Analysis
Incheol Jang, Southern Illinois University; Taeho Yoh, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (Advisor); Meungguk Park, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (Advisor)
Parental Support for Children with Disabilities: Special Olympics Participation
Mihye Jeong, East Stroudsburg University; Edward Arner, East Stroudsburg University; Minjung Kim, East Stroudsburg University (Advisor)
Development and Pilot Test of a Mega-Sport Event Leveraging Toolkit
Gareth J. Jones, Temple University; Michael B. Edwards, North Carolina State University; Nicholas S. Passenger, University of Central Lancashire
Parkrun or Running in the Park? Media Framing of Place Meaning in Small-Scale Sporting Events
Cory Kulczycki, University of Regina; Mathew Dowling, Anglia Ruskin University
The Volunteer Experience in a Local Para-sport Event: An Ethnographic Approach
Erik L. Lachance, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
The Impact of Capital Improvements to Football Facilities on Revenue in FBS Institutions
J. Patrick Marsh, Baylor University; G. Matthew Robinson, Baylor University; Jorge A. Carmona, Baylor University; Jeffrey C. Petersen, Baylor University (Advisor)
Sport Venues and Crime: Applying Criminology and Criminal Justice Theory to Stadium Policing and Security
Brian Menaker, Texas A&M University - Kingsville; R. Dale Sheptak, Lake Erie College
Examining the Impact of Game Characteristics on Alcohol-Related Stadium Ejections in College Football
Brian Menaker, Texas A&M University - Kingsville; Adam E. Barry, Texas A&M University; Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University
Toward a Practitioner-Oriented Framework of Event Legacy: A Case Study of Toronto 2015
Madeleine Orr, University of Minnesota; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
A Conceptual Framework of Organizational Issues in Mega Sport Events: The Case of 2016 Rio Olympic Games
Tiago Ribeiro, University of Lisbon; Abel Correia, University of Lisbon (Advisor); Rui Biscaia, Coventry University (Advisor); Thiago Santos, University of Lisbon
Moving Off Campus: An Examination of NCAA Division I College Football Neutral-Site Games
Cheryl Rode, Texas Tech University; Mark Slavich, Virginia Commonwealth University
The 2016 Rio Olympic Games and the Happiness of Brazilian Residents
Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; Claudio Rocha, University of Sao Paulo
Legacy vs. Leverage – Whose Responsibility?: Organizational Forms in Legacy Governance
Kylie Wasser, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Expanding Stadia's Bandwidth: A Preliminary Stakeholder Analysis of E-Sports Tournaments in Sport Arenas
Hanhan Xue, Florida State University; Jacob Hindin, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University
Longitudinal Analysis of Event Impact on Residents' Satisfaction and Behavior Intentions: Case of the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games
Jingxian Zhang, Indiana University; Kevin Byon, Indiana University (Advisor); Haiyan Huang, Shanghai University of Sport
Finance/Economics
What Drives Television Viewership in NCAA College Football?
Katie Brown, Texas A&M University; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
A Longitudinal Study of a New College Football Program on Athletic Fundraising
Robert Case, Old Dominion University; Tanujit Dey, None
Sport Tourism Impact of the Open Golf Championship (2010-2016)
Richard Coleman, Sheffield Hallam University; Steve Bullough, Sheffield Hallam University
Head Coach Gender and Player Performance in NCAA Softball
Lindsey Darvin, University of Florida; David Berri, Southern Utah University
Determinants of Television Viewership in NCAA College Basketball: Does Quality Predict Quantity?
Byungju Kang, Texas A&M University; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois (Advisor); Matthew Juravich, University of Akron
Structural Changes and Competitive Balance in the Korean Professional Baseball League
Min Soo Kim, Korea Institute of Sport Science; Dongkyu Won, Korea Electric Power Corporation
Is Competitive Balance Reflecting League Competitiveness?
Morten Kringstad, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Tourist Tax Increments for MLB Spring Training in Florida: Spatial Effects of County Level Tax Rate Variation
Brian Mills, University of Florida; Mark Rosentraub, University of Michigan; Gidon Jakar, University of Michigan
A Natural Experiment for the Efficient Market Hypothesis: Periodic Information Updating in MLB Betting Markets
Brian Mills, University of Florida; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University
Does a Satisfied Customer Care about Price? The Link between Customer Satisfaction and Price Sensitivity in the Fitness Industry
Lei Ouyang, University of Northern Colorado; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Rivalry in Combat Sports: An Analysis of Antecedents and Market Demand
Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University; Terry Eddy, University of Arkansas
The Wagering Market and NBA Television Ratings
Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois; Michael Mondello, University of South Florida
Does a Novelty Effect Exist for Renovated Facilities? A Look at Division I-FBS College Football
Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta; Patrick Tutka, Niagara University
Cross-Elasticity of Demand in Multi-Product Sports & Entertainment Portfolios
Hojun Sung, University of Florida; Brian Mills, University of Florida (Advisor)
The Impact of Air Pollution on Fan Attendance: An Analysis of the Chinese Super League
Nicholas Watanabe, University of Mississippi; Grace Yan, University of Mississippi; Wantong Fu, University of Mississippi
An Evaluation of an Age Eligibility Policy Intervention in Tennis
Elodie Wendling, University of Florida; Brian Mills, University of Florida (Advisor)
Governance/Policy
University Sport and Policy Reform in China: Understanding the Implementation of Policy in Universities
Xuedong Chen, Civil Aviation University of China; Shushu Chen, University of Birmingham
Governance in Sport: A Scoping Review
Mathew Dowling, Anglia Ruskin University; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia
How are Cross-Sectoral Sport Networks Structured and Governed? Insights through Social Network Analysis in Surfing Clusters
Anna Gerke, Audencia Business School; Hagen Wäsche, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology; Mihalis Giannakis, Audencia Business School
Mapping the Success of Sports Districts: The Role of Formal Planning Initiatives on Development Outcomes
Stephanie Gerretsen, University of Michigan; Mark Rosentraub, University of Michigan (Advisor); Judith Grant Long, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Athlete Representation in the Governance of Intercollegiate Sport
Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Vicki Schull, Minnesota State University, Mankato; Caroline Heffernan, University of Minnesota
The Fates of Former Major League Sports Facilities
Judith Long, University of Michigan
Fighting for First Place or a Race to the Bottom? Policy Diffusion within Elite Youth Sport
Natalie Marcotte, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa and Norwegian School of Sport Sciences (Advisor)
Neuro-Doping (tDCS): The Rise of a Loophole to Get around Anti-Doping Policy
Kwangho Park, Florida State University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
A Method to Establish the Current Situation of Olympic and Paralympic Sport in Brazil
Alberto Reinaldo Reppold Filho, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul; Selda Engelman, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul; Alan Ferreira, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
Nation-Based versus Industry-Based Governance of Freestyle Sports: An Institutional Analysis of the Olympic Impact on International Snowboarding
Anna-Maria Strittmatter, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences; Boris Kilvinger, University of Bayreuth; Annika Bodemar, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences; Eivind Åsrum Skille, University College Hedmark; Markus Kurscheidt, University of Bayreuth
Beyond Economic Impact: The Psychic Income Received by a College Town Community from Intercollegiate Athletics
Lea Zagorin, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Erianne Weight, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Advisor); Nels Popp, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Advisor)
Law
An Analysis of Concussion Legislation in the United States: Is Anyone Paying Attention?
Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota; Barbara Osborne, University of North Carolina; Amber Eichkorn, University of South Dakota
Head of the Class: An Analysis of NCAA Class Action Litigation Involving Student-Athletes
Jim Evans, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Advertised Incentives for Participation in Daily Fantasy Sports: A Comparison of Television Commercials Airing in 2015 and 2016
John Holden, Florida State University; Simon Brandon-Lai, State University of New York College at Cortland
A Review of Legal Cases Involving Concussion in Youth Sports: Risk Management Implications for Coaches and Managers
Sungwon Kim, University of Florida; Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor); John Egberts, University of Florida; Jong Hoon Lee, University of New Mexico
A Legal and Political Economic Analysis of College Football Event Labor
Christopher McLeod, Florida State University; John Holden, Florida State University; Matthew Hawzen, Florida State University; Tarlan Chahardovali, Florida State University
How Will Changes in the New Fair Labor Standards Act Impact Collegiate Athletics Departments: An Initial Exploration
Nels Popp, University of North Carolina; Anita Moorman, University of Louisville
Management
Cultural Values and Gender Equity on National Olympic Committee Boards
Na Young Ahn, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Team Cohesion with Collegiate Athletics: Bonding or Isolation?
Arden Anderson, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Creating Organizational Impression Congruence: Case Study of a Professional Golf Event
Cole Armstrong, San José State University; Simon Brandon-Lai, State University of New York College at Cortland
Outcomes of Organizational Identification in Sport Volunteers
Bradley Baker, Temple University; Christine Wegner, University of Florida
Towards an Understanding of Women’s Progressive Experiences in Cycling: From Sport Participation to Event Travel
Richard Buning, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; Heather Gibson, University of Florida
The Paradoxical Decline of Women in Coaching: Time for Radical Structural Change
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Nicole LaVoi, University of Minnesota; Janelle Wells, University of South Florida; Sarah Leberman, Massey University; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati
Measuring Transportation and the Environmental Impact of Youth Sport Programs: A Case Study
Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Michael Kanters, North Carolina State University; Richard Venditti, North Carolina State University; Kyle Bunds, North Carolina State University; Neethi Rajagopalan, North Carolina State University; Troy Carlton, North Carolina State University
NASSM 101
George Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Influence of Leadership on Sense of Community: Examining Authentic, Servant, Transactional, and Transformational Theories in Sport
Zack Damon, University of Central Arkansas; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Collective Social Capital in Community Sport Boards
Alison Doherty, Western University; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Russ Hoye, La Trobe University
Recruit Quality and Team Performance in NCAA Division I Men's Basketball
Jim Evans, The Ohio State University; Mark Beattie, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
The Scarcity Effect in Early Recruiting
Meredith Flaherty, University of Florida
The Effects of Deviance and a Personal Conduct Policy on Head Coach Dismissals
Jeremy Foreman, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta (Advisor); Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Searching for a Voice. Women and Leadership Development in Sport Organizations
Stephen Frawley, University of Technology Sydney; Marissa Banu-Lawrence, University of Technology
Choosing Between Work and Family: Insights into the Antecedents of the Work-Family Decision Making Process
Jeffrey Graham, The University of Tennessee; Allison Smith, The University of Tennessee
Sport Management Students’ Perceptions of the Glass Ceiling
Meg Hancock, University of Louisville; Lindsey Darvin, University of Florida
It Takes Two to Tango: Unlocking the Psychological Contract of Volunteer Coaches and Their Club
Alanna Harman, St. John's University; Patti Millar, Niagara University; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University
Career Motivation within NCAA: A Study on Division II Administrators' Motivation to Advance to Division I Athletics
Sean Harris, University of San Francisco; Katerina Peterson, University of San Francisco; Kelsey Sampson, University of San Francisco; Taylor Sundstrom, University of San Francisco; Nola Agha, University of San Francisco
Dynamic Capabilities in National Governing Bodies of Sport
Spencer Harris, University of Colorado Colorado Springs; Matt Metzger, University of Colorado Colorado Springs; Tom Duening, University of Colorado Colorado Springs
U Sports Competence: Analysis of Competencies Required for University Sports Canada (U Sports) Athletic Directors
Tyler Harrison, Brock University; Chris Chard, Brock University (Advisor)
Examining Student-Athlete Identity Salience: A Large-Scale Survey Study
Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; Sara Soderstrom, University of Michigan; Di Lu, University of Michigan
A Longitudinal Multiple-Case Study of Attention-Based Sensemaking in Public Recreation
Florian Hemme, The University of Texas at Austin; Matthew T. Bowers, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Janice S. Todd, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Change Readiness in Public Recreation: A Longitudinal Multiple-Case Study
Florian Hemme, The University of Texas at Austin; Janice S. Todd, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Matthew T. Bowers, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Sexism and Microaggressions: Experiences of Female Managers in Professional Sports
Lauren Hindman, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Navigating Dichotomies: Uncovering the Role of the Referee within the Olympic Sporting Structure
Brittany Jacobs, University of Northern Colorado; Claire Schaeperkoetter, The University of Kansas; Brent Oja, The University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Exploring the Relationship between Volunteer Management & Corporate Sponsorship: Empowerment, Social Capital, and Application Value
Go Un Ji, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; Seung Pil Lee, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Advisor)
Challenges to Facilitating Distributed Leadership (DL) in Community Sport Organizations
Gareth J. Jones, Temple University; Michael B. Edwards, North Carolina State University; Kyle Bunds, North Carolina State University; Jason N. Bocarro, North Carolina State University; Jordan W. Smith, Utah State University
Corporate Social Responsibility in Professional Sport: Investigating Partnerships and the Desire for Authenticity
Leah Kartun, George Mason University; Christopher Atwater, George Mason University (Advisor); Craig Esherick, George Mason University (Advisor); Robert Baker, George Mason University (Advisor)
Gendered Leadership Networks in the NCAA: A 2-Mode Analysis of Senior Woman Administrator and Athletic Director Networks
Matthew Katz, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Lauren Hindman, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Student-Athletes’ Psychological Well-Being in Intercollegiate Sports: Authentic Leadership and Athletes’ PsyCap (ASAP) Model
Minjung Kim, East Stroudsburg University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Georgia Southern University; Bomin Paek, Seoul National University
Can Employees Contribute to Initiating CSR? The Moderating Role of Promotion Focus between Employees’ Persuasion Knowledge and Voice Behavior
Kyungyeol Kim, Indiana University Bloomington; Kevin Byon, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
Effects of Abusive Leader Behaviors on Athletes’ Satisfaction and Commitment: Cross-National Differences between Hong Kong and Korean Student-Athletes
Seungmo Kim, Hong Kong Baptist University; Sungil Hong, Hong Kong Baptist University; Yoojung Rhee, University of Florida; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Jintaek Lee, Daegu National University of Education
Determinants of Volunteer Motives and Future Behavior in Community Sporting Events
Myungwoo Lee, University of Houston; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Transformational Leadership and Organizational Citizenship Behavior: Mediating Role of Affective Commitment
Ye Hoon Lee, University of North Alabama; Boyun Woo, Endicott College; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University
Emotional Display Requirements and Emotional Labor Strategies in Teaching and Coaching
Ye Hoon Lee, University of North Alabama; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University (Advisor); Chanho Kang, University of North Alabama
Predicting Youth Sport Experience: Student-Athletes’ Perceptions of Hostile, Performance, and Communication Climates
Hao Xin Li, University of South Florida; Janelle Wells, University of South Florida (Advisor); Michelle Gacio Harrolle, University of South Florida (Advisor)
Organizational Citizenship Behaviors in Sport: A Perspective from Athletes
Adam Love, The University of Tennessee; Seungmo Kim, Hong Kong Baptist University
Translating institutional change around concussions: The processes of high school athletic associations
Di Lu, University of Michigan; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Examining High-Performance Athletes Experiences within an Athlete Centered Games: Beyond the Podium
Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa; Nicole Forrester, Niagra College
To Be or Not to Be a Coach: Career Aspirations of Male and Female DOBOs
Rachel Madsen, Ithaca College; Jimmy Smith, Gonzaga University
Employee’s Perceived Service Quality and Turnover: The Influence of Managerial Practices and Job-Related Characteristics
Michael Martinez, Louisiana State University; Christopher Barnhill, Louisiana State University; Allison Mosso, Louisiana State University
Recruitment and Retention Strategies for Team Canada Volunteers
Mouslimatou Mbacké, University of Windsor; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Impact of Internship Stimulus Events on Sport Management Student Well-Being
Cole McClean, Brock University; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University (Advisor)
Organizing, Function, and Effectiveness of Cross Sector Social Partnerships in Green Athletic Committees
Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University; Timothy Kellison, Georgia State University
Member Perceptions of Social Responsibility in Nonprofit Community Sport
Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Kristen Rogalsky, University of Waterloo; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan
Friends in Low Places: Examining the Social Network of Professional Sport Executives in the National Hockey League
Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa; Ashley Thompson, University of Ottawa; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor); Todd Loughead, University of Windsor (Advisor)
How the Perception of Athletic Academic Advisers Affect the Overall College Experience of Freshmen Student-Athletes
Marcella Otto, Louisiana State University; Michael Martinez, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Christopher Barnhill, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Assessing an Amateur Ice Hockey League Corporate Community Involvement Initiative
Brendan Riggin, Western University; Karen Danylchuk, Western University (Advisor); Shannon Sibbald, Western University; Dawn Gill, Western University; Robert Petrella, Western University
Responsible Leadership in College Athletics
Nicholas Schlereth, University of New Mexico; David Scott, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
A Tale of Two Cities: The Factors Affecting the Realisation of Volunteering Legacies at the Sydney 2000 & London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Richard Shipway, Bournemouth University; Leonie Lockstone-Binney, William Angliss Institute; Kirsten Holmes, Curtin University; Karen A. Smith, Victoria University of Wellington
Leadership Impact on Employee Fulfillment in Multi-Sport Major Games: A Phenomenographical Research Study
Lindsay Smith, Brock University; Kirsty Spence, Brock University (Advisor)
Rocking the Boat? Changing the Underrepresentation of Women in Sport Governance
Popi Sotiriadou, Griffith University; Donna de Haan, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences; Annelies Knoppers, Utrecht University
“I Don’t Want to Work in Sales” - The Impact Emotional Labor Has on Sport Sale Employees
Peyton Stensland, The University of Kansas; Jordan Bass, The University of Kansas (Advisor)
Dual Commitments and Job Performance: Outsourced Marketing Partners with NCAA Intercollegiate Athletics Departments
Junmo Sung, Troy University; Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University (Advisor); Anthony Dixon, Troy University (Advisor); Robert Mathner, Troy University (Advisor)
Quantitative Assessment of Organizational Capacity and Organizational Life Stages in Sport for Development and Peace
Per Svensson, Louisiana State University; Fredrik Andersson, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Sport Management Female Faculty Experiences of Harassment from Colleagues, Department Heads, and Deans
Elizabeth Taylor, The University of Tennessee; Allison Smith, The University of Tennessee; Natalie Welch, The University of Tennessee; Robin Hardin, The University of Tennessee (Advisor)
Concerned Students 2016: An Examination of the Views of Student-Athletes on Boycotts and Race Issues within Intercollegiate Athletics
Patrick Tutka, Niagara University; Dylan Williams, University of Alabama; Andrew Goldsmith, Kutztown University
The NCAA as a Social Control Agent: An Historical Analysis of the Executive Directors
Khirey Walker, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Home Advantage in the Winter Paralympic Games
Darryl Wilson, Sheffield Hallam University; Girish Ramchandani, Sheffield Hallam University
Training of Leaders for Egalitarian and Elite Sport
Jason Young, Troy University; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University (Advisor)
The Influence of Pay-to-Play on Opportunities to Participate in Interscholastic Sport across U.S. Schools
Jen Zdroik, Mount St. Mary's University; Phillip Veliz, University of Michigan
Teaming-Up for Social Responsibility Programs: The Case of Belgian Nonprofit Sport Organizations
Géraldine Zeimers, Université Catholique de Louvain - Ghent University; Christos Anagnostopoulos, University of Central Lancashire (Advisor); Thierry Zintz, Université Catholique de Louvain; Annick Willem, Ghent University
Sustainable Growth of Professional Sports Industry: An Upgrading of the Platform
Jingxuan Zheng, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Exploring Partnerships in Sport Event Delivery
Ran Zhou, University of Florida; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor); Changwook Kim, University of Florida; Haozhou Pu, Florida State University; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor); Walker Ross, University of South Carolina
Marketing
Sport Consumers’ Socialization in Spectator Sports: A Social Categorization Perspective
Akira Asada, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Exploring the Use of Public Perception on Twitter to Identify Potential Athlete Endorsers
Peter Baldwin, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor); Craig Greenham, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Feeling Generous for the Good Old Days: The Effects of Nostalgia on Self-Continuity, Pride, and Intention to Donate
Mark Jaewon Chang, State University of New York at Brockport; Robert Schneider, State University of New York at Brockport; Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor); Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University
Spectators’ Flow Experiences and Life Satisfaction: The Interplay of Emotions and Implicit Team Identification
Yonghwan Chang, Texas Tech University; Semih Yilmaz, California State University; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Daniel Wann, Murray State University
Rationale of Risk-Taking Behaviors in Sports of Taiwan
Yen-Hsun Chen, University of New Mexico; Bo Yu, University of New Mexico; Luke Lunhua Mao, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
Spectator Motivations in eSports from Three Different Segmentation Approaches: The Level of Addiction, Passion, and Fan Identification
Chulhwan Choi, University of Louisville; Sin-Wook Yoo, University of Louisville; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville
Gender Difference in the Relationship between Acquisition Types of Sport Rules Knowledge and Future Consumption
Wanyong Choi, Marshall University; Wonyoung Kim, Wichita State University; Jinwook Chung, Winthrop University; Dae Yeon Kim, University of Central Missouri
Examining the Efficacy of Virtual Golf Simulators on Improving Self-Efficacy and Motivation
Mi Ryoung Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Kisung Dennis Kwon, Seoul National University (Advisor)
The Dynamics of Sensory Stimuli, Social Interaction, Sense of Community, and Social Consumption among Racing Spectators
Kyu-soo Chung, Kennesaw State University; Clay Harshaw, Winston-Salem State University
The Role of Physical Activity on Advertising Effectiveness in a Mobile Fitness App
Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University; Rebecca Ellis, Georgia State University
Rivalry in Major League Soccer: Antecedents to Rival Fan Discrimination
Joe Cobbs, Northern Kentucky University; B. David Tyler, Western Carolina University
Does Sponsorship Enhance Sport Organization Performance?
Joe Cobbs, Northern Kentucky University; Jonathan Jensen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; B. David Tyler, Western Carolina University
Social Issues and Sponsorship: A New Chapter in Sport Management Research
Windy Dees, University of Miami; Jonathan Jensen, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill; Bettina Cornwell, University of Oregon; Alicia Jessop, University of Miami
Daily Grind: A Comparison of Causality Orientations, Emotions, and Fantasy Sport Participation
Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; James Weiner, University of Louisville
Assessing the Role of Stakeholder Relationships in the Promotion of a Major Event
Terry Eddy, University of Arkansas; Katie Lebel, Ryerson University; Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University; Colin Cork, University of Arkansas
Are You Watching Video Gaming? Why?: The Motivation Behind Viewing eSports
Henry Evans, Washington State University; Sung Jin Park, Washington State University; Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor)
The Effects of Identification on Loyalty Program Social and Psychological Benefits
Fernando A. Fleury, University of São Paulo; Thomas Brashear Alejandro, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Giuliana Isabella, Insper - Education and Research Institute; Alcides Carlos de Araújo, University of São Paulo
Evaluating Minor League Baseball Social Identity and Brand Equity
Chris Hanna, Georgia Southern University; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville; Marion Hambrick, University of Louisville
Investigating the Influence of Media Headlines on Fan Behavior
Cody T. Havard, University of Memphis; Patrick Ferrucci, University of Colorado Boulder; Timothy D. Ryan, The University of Memphis
Conceptualizing and Measuring Tribal Sports Fans
David P. Hedlund, St. John's University; Rui Biscaia, Coventry University; Maria do Carmo Leal, Universidade Europeia
The Measurement of Team Identification: What We Did Wrong and Are Still Trying to Fix
Bob Heere, University of South Carolina; Daniel Lock, Bournemouth University
Using Hallmark Sport Events to Internationally Brand Your City: Measuring the Effects of the Tour de France on the Brand of the City of Utrecht in Nine Different Nations
Bob Heere, University of South Carolina; Tim Breitbarth, Bournemouth University; Xiaoyan Xing, Capital University for Physical Education and Sport; Adam Jones, University of Brighton; Juan Luis Paramio Salcines, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid; Masayuki Yoshida, Hosei University; Inge Derom, University of Brussels
An Untold Story: Investigation into Fan Attendance at Collegiate Rowing Events
Alec Hurley, Washington State University; Brandon Campbell, Washington State University; Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor)
Effects of Stadium Stimuli and Local Image on Fans’ Sensory Experience in a Sport Stadium
Yongjin Hwang, University of South Carolina; Khalid Ballouli, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Understanding the Intersection between Sport Fandom and Parenting: Family Rivalries and Reverse Socialization
Craig Hyatt, Brock University; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Katherine Sveinson, University of Regina
Sport Spectatorship and Life Satisfaction: A Multi-City Investigation
Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Kevin Filo, Griffith University; James Du, Florida State University; Daniel Funk, Temple University
“No” is Not “Low”: Improving the Assessment of Sport Team Identification
Jeffrey James, Florida State University; Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Daniel Wann, Murray State University
Exploring Attributes of Virtual Advertising in Sport Events: Its Impact on Consumers’ Attitudes toward Advertising and Brands
Hyeon Gil Jang, University of Florida; Song Hyun Cho, Pusan National University (Advisor); Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Na Young Choo, Pusan National University; Gwi Lyun An, Pusan National University
Sports Spectators' Experience of Flow and its Antecedents
Namkyeong Jang, Seoul National University; Hankyul Bae, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Value Co-Creation in Sport: A Proposed Model
Charles W. Jones, Indiana University; Kevin Byon, Indiana University (Advisor)
The Impacts of Stigma in Athlete Endorsement Context: Focusing on Sport Consumers’ Moral Reasoning Strategies
Soobum Jun, University of Michigan; Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida (Advisor)
Understanding the Domains and Roles of Fit in Sport Event Sponsorship
Ari Kim, University of Florida; Heather Gibson, University of Florida (Advisor)
Does Causal Reasoning Lead to Moral Reasoning?: Consumers’ Responses toward Scandalized Athletes
Daehwan Kim, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida (Advisor)
Beyond Spectator Sports: Scale Development and Validation for Mediated Sports Consumption
Min Jung Kim, University of New Mexico; Luke Lunhua Mao, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
The Influence of Technological Interacting and Media Sociability on Sport Consumer Value Co-Creation
DaeEun Kim, Mississippi State University; Younghan Lee, Mississippi State University; Milyang Kim, SoonChunHyang University; So Youn Lim, University of Central Missouri
Relationships as Strategic Assets: Application of the Commitment-Trust Theory of Relationship Marketing in Spectator Sport Context
Young Do Kim, University of Nebraska at Kearney; Daekwan Kim, Florida State University; Jun Woo Kim, Arcadia University
Are Sport Consumers Happy after a Win, a Tie, or a Loss?
Jeeyoon (Jamie) Kim, Syracuse University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
The Influence of Customer Participation on Customer Satisfaction in the Sport Service Encounter: A Mediating Effect of Perceived Staff Competence
Jun Hee Kim, Seoul National University; Daul Lim, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Using Experiments in Sport Consumer Behavior Research
Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan; Wonseok (Eric) Jang, Texas Tech University; Yonghwan Chang, Texas Tech University; Semih Yilmaz, California State University at Eastbay; Joon Sung Lee, University of Florida; Akira Asada, University of Florida; Daehwan Kim, University of Florida; Sean Pradhan, University of Michigan
Reassessment of Risk in Active Sport Involvement
Ryan Kota, Florida State University
Us vs. Them and Especially Them: Rival Derogation in Sport Fans
Jaroth Lanzalotta, Reed College; Frederick Grieve, Western Kentucky University (Advisor)
Does Fandom Have a Dark Side? Exploring the Development of Collectively Narcissistic Sport Fandom
Ben Larkin, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Elizabeth Delia, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
CrossFit Athletic Identity’s Relationship to Sponsorship Recall and Recognition
Daniel Larson, University of Oklahoma; Jordan Wetherbee, University of Oklahoma
The Role of Optimal Distinctiveness in Licensed Merchandise Choice
Mi Ae Lee, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
The Effect of Athletes' Off-Field Immoral Behaviors on Fans' Emotions and Team Identification
Youngjik Lee, Washington State University; Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor)
The Determinants of Consumers' Willingness to Pay Price Premiums for Branded Sporting Events
J. Lucy Lee, Bowling Green State University; June Won, Bowling Green State University
The Effect of Consumer Confusion Proneness on Negative Emotion, Decision Postponement, Word of Mouth, and Trust
Ji Hae Lee, Kyung Hee University; Wook Ki Kim, Yongin University; Jeoung Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University (Advisor)
Difference in P300 Latency by Levels of Involvement to Sport: Using EEG ERP Evidence in Sport Consumer Behavior
Hyun-Woo Lee, Georgia Southern University; Woong Kwon, Hoseo University; Emily Lasko, Georgia Southern University; Minjung Kim, East Stroudsburg University; Sunyun Shin, Yonsei University; Young Do Kim, University of Nebraska at Kearney
Sport Brand Extension Evaluations: A Case Study of Nike Golf and TaylorMade Golf
Myungwoo Lee, University of Houston; Hoyeol Yu, University of Houston; Dong Hun Lee, University of Houston (Advisor)
Fantasy Empowerment: Introducing the Motivation Scale for Female Fantasy Football Participation (MSFFFP)
Joshua Lupinek, University of Alaska Fairbanks; Rebecca Achen, Illinois State University
Consumer Perceptions of a Sponsor's Corporate Social Responsibility Activities
Yoseph Mamo, Louisiana State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor); Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Understanding the Brand Associations Attached to U Sports by Former NCAA & Current U Sports Student-Athletes
Sean Medeiros, Brock University; Chris Chard, Brock University (Advisor)
Can Professional Sport Leagues Successfully Market to LGBT Fans?
Ceyda Mumcu, University of New Haven; Nancy Lough, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
A Dent in the NFL Shield? Investigating the Kaepernick Effect
Tarale Murry, Texas A&M University; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Identifying the Prevalent Motivations among Participants Who Take Part in the Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon
Ayobami Ogunlana, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor)
The Effect of Crowdfunding on the Perception of Fans with Sports Team
TaeYeon Oh, Hong Kong Baptist University; HoJun Sung, Seoul National University; Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
What Happened to America’s Favorite Pastime? Motivation and Constraints for Youth Participation in Baseball and Softball
Ashley Olson, Washington State University; Anna Pearson, Washington State University; Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor)
Exploring New Frameworks in Sponsorship Research: Rhetorical History, Subcultures and Institutional Theory
Norman OReilly, Ohio University; Bill Foster, University of Alberta; John Nadeau, Ohio University; Gashaw Abeza, Southern Methodist University; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa
eSport vs. Sport: A Comparison of Consumer Motives
Anthony Pizzo, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Positive and Negative Affect, State Inspiration, and Intention to Become More Physically Active in Response an Elite Sport Event: The Case of Spectators Attending 2015 Pan Am Games’ Track Cycling Competitions
Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida; David Drewery, University of Waterloo; Georgia Teare, University of Waterloo
Is There No Turning Back? Introducing Black Sheep Regret and Ancillary Effects of Post-Transgression Athlete Behavior
Sean Pradhan, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan (Advisor); Sean Laraway, San Jose State University
Distance Matters: A Comparison of Socialization, Motives, and Group Identities between Distant Fans and Local Fans
Haozhou Pu, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Utilizing the Motivation, Opportunity, and Ability Theory to Study Esports Consumer Behavior: Development of Research Framework
Tyreal Yizhou Qian, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Fans for Life: A Qualitative Analysis of Child Consumer Perceptions of a New Sport Brand
Katherine Reifurth, University of South Carolina; Henry Wear, Deakin University; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
Effect of Environmental CSR Initiatives on Public Perceptions of Non-Environmentally Friendly Sporting Events
Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University; Youngjik Lee, Washington State University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Breaking Up: Is It Hard To Do? Dissolution of the Sponsorship Relationship
Samantha Roberts, Texas A&M University - Commerce; Nick Burton, Brock University
The Impact of Sport Goods' Social Repsonsibility on Consumers' Assessment of Perceived Value
Jonathan Robertson, Deakin University; Michael Polonsky, Deakin University; Adam Karg, Deakin University
The Adoption and Preferences Among Sport Fans for In-Stadium Sport Team Apps
Lisa Rufer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Melissa Davies, University of the Pacific
Building Fan Relationships: Measuring the Effectiveness of Using Loyalty Programs
Lisa Rufer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University (Advisor)
An Empirical Examination of Fan Value Co-Creation through SNS and its Consequences
Thiago Santos, Universidade de Lisboa; Abel Correia, University of Lisbon (Advisor); Rui Biscaia, Conventry University (Advisor); Tiago Ribeiro, University of Lisbon
Individual Forces of Physical Activity Involvement: A Two-Year Study
Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University
Exploring the Motivations of KU Basketball Campers
Zach Scola, The University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, The University of Kansas (Advisor)
Don’t Tell Me What To Do! An Examination of Consumer Reactance to Daily Fantasy Sport Regulatory Restrictions
Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University; Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Joris Drayer, Temple University
Season Ticket Holder Experiences at an FCS Institution: Development of a Scale
David Shonk, James Madison University; Joshua Pate, James Madison University
Fans’ Awareness and Effectiveness of Commercial Promotions in NCAA D-II Football Inaugural Season Games
Charlie Song, University of West Florida; Matthew Ruckman, University of West Florida; Mark Chasteen, University of West Florida
Steelers in Kansas: Why Distant Fans Join and Continue to Participate in a Pittsburgh Football Viewing Party
Peyton Stensland, The University of Kansas; Zach Scola, The University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, The University of Kansas (Advisor)
Factors Affecting Women’s Attendance at and Consumption of Professional Sporting Events
Kristi Sweeney, University of North Florida; Rhema Fuller, University of Memphis; Ashley Stadler Blank, University of St. Thomas
Investigating the Perceptions of Retrobranding in Sport
Olzhas Taniyev, The University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, The University of Kansas (Advisor)
Marketing Sustainability through Sport: Testing the Sport Participant Sustainability Behavior Model
Galen T. Trail, Seattle University; Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University
Health and Self-Motivational Factors as Predictors of Marathon Runners Environmentally Friendly Behaviors
Stavros Triantafyllidis, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Exploring Antecedents of Word-of-Mouth in Teams’ Social Media: A Perspective of Information Value
Jerred Junqi Wang, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Branded for Success: Examining the Impact of Communal Brand Associations on Team Identity of a New Sport Brand
Henry Wear, Deakin University; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor); Dorothy Collins, University of South Carolina
An Agency Theory Perspective of Third-Party Ticketing Partnerships
James Weiner, University of Louisville; Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Health-Related Charities & Sports-Related Events: Maximizing Value Creation through Reciprocity
Caroline Wensink, Wagner Group Graduate School; Daco Woudenberg, Wagner Group Graduate School (Advisor); Leen de Waal, Wagner Group Graduate School (Advisor)
Predicting Athlete Brand Equity: An Econometric Approach Integrating Psychometric Measures
Bo Yu, University of New Mexico; Min Jung Kim, University of New Mexico; Luke Lunhua Mao, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
An Empirical Study of Different Sport Sponsorship Types and its Effect on Brand Equity: A Chinese Basketball Association Case Study
Hong Zhang, Guangzhou Sport University; Danping Rong, Hunan University of Science and Engineering; Jaedeock Lee, East Stroudsburg University; Li-Ming Chiang, East Stroudsburg University
An Exploration of Brand Associations of Female Activewear Consumer
Xiaochen Zhou, Temple University; Clare Hanlon, Victoria University; Jonathan Robertson, Deakin University; Hans Westerbeek, Victoria University; Ramon Spaaij, Victoria University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Method
Utilizing a Bayesian Approach within the Psychological Continuum Model
James Du, Florida State University; Bradley Baker, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor); Jeffrey James, Florida State University
Exploring the Benefits of Fuzzy Set Qualitative Comparative Analysis
Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University
Charting the Course: Enhancing Qualitative Research with Life Maps
Allyson C. Hartzell, The University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University; David W. Walsh, University of Houston; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois
Topic Models in Sport Management
Theodore Hayduk III, Texas A&M University; Andrew Pickett, University of South Dakota
The Effect of Sport Involvement on College Adjustment
Sunyoong Kim, University of Arkansas; Wen-Juo Lo, University of Arkansas
History of the Journal of Sport Management (JSM), 1987-2015: Citation and Co-Citation Network Analysis
Amy Kim, Florida State University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University; Hanjoo Lee, Yonsei University; Sanghoon Kim, Florida State University; Kwangho Park, Florida State University
“Let’s Go Fish’n”: The Importance of Reflexivity within Qualitative Research
Mitchell McSweeney, Brock University; Lisa Kikulis, Brock University (Advisor)
Getting Some Action: Building Sport Management Theory and Practice through Action Research
Laura Misener, Western University; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois; Marijke Taks, University of Ottawa; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois; Kyle Rich, Brock University
Which Professional Sport Team has the Best Marketing Ability in Driving Attendance? The Stochastic Frontier Approach
Hyunwoong Pyun, West Virginia University; Jeeyoon (Jamie) Kim, Syracuse University; Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University
Critical Conversations About Qualitative Research in Sport Management
John N. Singer, Texas A&M University; Sally Shaw, University of Otago; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Kyle Rich, Brock University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University
Socio-Cultural
The Other Side of the Coin: An Examination of the Impact of Racial Identity on Sport Management Scholarship
Nneka Arinze, University of Connecticut; Michael Corral, The University of Connecticut; Michael Mallery, University of Connecticut
Perception of Athletic Identity: A Case Study of Club Quidditch
Jacob Augustin, University of Northern Colorado; Alex Traugutt, University of Northern Colorado; Rammi Hazzaa, University of Northern Colorado
An Exploration of the Transition Experience among Korean Student-Athletes
Jinsu Byun, University of Georgia; Sun-Yong Kwon, Seoul National University
A Postcolonial Reading of Representations of Non-Western Leadership in Sport Management Studies
Chen Chen, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Contextualizing Ethics and Morality in Sports Management: The Case of Match-Fixing
YuSeung Doh, Seoul National University; Jinwoo Ahn, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National Univeristy (Advisor)
Sponsoring Women’s Sport Leagues as a Cause: What Signal Does it Send?
Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Soyoung Joo, University of Massachusetts Amherst
An Exploratory Study on the Environment of Development and Identity of Student-Athletes
Chad Gerber, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
“She Enjoys Going to the Games if She Doesn't Have to Watch the Kids”: Gender Differences in Experiences of Fan-Family Conflict
Meg Hancock, University of Louisville; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati; Jason Simmons, University of Cincinnati
Stressing the Student Intern: Exploring Conflicts Between Student and Worker Roles of Sport Management Student Interns in the Sports Industry
Matthew G. Hawzen, Florida State University; Christopher McLeod, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Perceived Barriers and Sources of Support for Undergraduate Female Students’ Persistence in the Sport Management Major
Molly Hayes Sauder, York College of Pennsylvania; Michael Mudrick, York College of Pennsylvania; Jaime R. DeLuca, Towson University
The Structural Relationship between Community Service and University/Athlete Characteristics
Matt Huml, Texas Tech University; Mary Hums, University of Louisville
A Comparison of the Career Experiences of Men and Women Working in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration
Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Glenna Bower, University of Southern Indiana; Sarah Williams, University of Louisville
Development of a Scale to Measure Professional Athletes as Role Models
Doyeop Kim, Troy University; Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University (Advisor); Susan Kim, Korea National Sport University (Advisor)
Developing Community on the Sidelines: A Social Network Analysis of Youth Sport League Parents
Amy Kim, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University; Woong Kwon, Hoseo University
Rethinking the Use of Feminist Theories in Sport Management Research and Teaching in the Age of Hillary
Annelies Knoppers, Utrecht University; Ellen Staurowsky, Drexel University; Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University
Research on the Relationship between the Socio-economic Development Level and Physical Activities of Chinese Residents
Xinhua Liu, China Institute of Sport Science; Chunlong Gan, Guizhou Institute of Sport Science; Qiang Feng, China Institute of Sport Science; Han Zhang, China Institute of Sport Science
Examining Ways Sport Organizations Attract Diverse Job Applicants: A Signaling Theory Perspective
Jeffrey D. MacCharles, University of Massachusetts Amherst; E. Nicole Melton, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Addressing the Gap in Coach Training for Volunteer Youth Sports Coaches: Integrating Sports Based Youth Development with the Xs and Os through Core Practices
Julie McCleery, University of Washington; Sara Lopez, University of Washington; Hannah Olson, University of Washington
Studying Asian Sport Consumer Behaviors: A Conceptual Review on Cultural Differences
Sophia D. Min, University of Northern Iowa; Cecilia J. Zhang, Indiana University; Howon Jeong, Kyungpook National University; Roger R. Huang, ShangHai University of Sport
Stand, Sit, or Play: Examining the Relationship between Athlete Activism and Athlete Brand Image Using CRT
Tarale Murry, Texas A&M University; Natasha Brison, Texas A&M University (Advisor); John N. Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
The Role of Community in Athlete Deviance
Brianna Newland, University of Delaware; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
Reverse Integration through Wheelchair Basketball: Motivations and Experiences of Participants
Joshua Pate, James Madison University; Emeka Anaza, James Madison University; Chris Scroggins, James Madison University
Do People in High-risk Occupations Seek High-risk Sports? An Ethnographic Approach to Explaining Participation in Skydiving
Alyson Procopio, East Stroudsburg University; Minjung Kim, East Stroudsburg University (Advisor); Jaedeock Lee, East Stroudsburg University (Advisor)
What’s Our Play? The Role of Front-line Sport Management Professionals in Promoting Physical Literacy in North American Youth
Catherine Quatman-Yates, Cincinnati Children's Hospital; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Christin Zwolski, Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Toward a Transgender Inclusive Mixed Martial Arts Program Design
Ally Quinney, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Understanding the Negotiation of Constraints amongst Female Triathletes
Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University; Amy Rundio, East Carolina University
Playing Gender: The Performance of Gender Roles among Trans Athletes in Pacific Netball
Emma Sherry, La Trobe University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University
A Call to Coaches: Preventing Athlete Violence through Promoting Healthy Masculinity
Joseph Simons-Rudolph, North Carolina State University; Angela Stoica, North Carolina State University; Shelby Edwards, North Carolina State University
The Double Jeopardy of Black Female Athlete Activism: An Analysis of Social Media
Dain TePoel, University of Iowa; Lauren E. Brown, DeSales University
The Experiences of Minors Who Compete in Senior Community Sport Teams: Is Alcohol a Team Socialization Tool?
Holly Thompson, University of Queensland; Sarah Kelly, The University of Queensland (Advisor); Josephine Previte, The University of Queensland Business School (Advisor); Adrian B. Kelly, The University of Queensland (Advisor)
Who Are We Honoring? Extending the Ebony & Ivy Discussion to Include Sport Facilities
Robert Turick, University of Florida; Anthony Weems, Texas A&M University; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida (Advisor); John N. Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Understanding Wrigley Field’s Transformation: Community and Narratives of Nostalgia
Grace Yan, University of Mississippi; Jacob Toppel, University of Missouri; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University
Sport Media Portrayal of Professional Sport Wives: A Content Analysis
Hope Zeller, Indiana University; L. Julius Hanks II, Indiana University; Cassandra Coble, Indiana University (Advisor)
Sport Development
Exploring the Moderating Effect of Academic Timing on the Relative Age Effect among Canadian Interuniversity Athletes
Laura Chittle, University of Windsor; Sean Horton, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor
Baseball 4 All: Providing Inclusive Sport and Leisure Spaces for Persons with Disabilities
George Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
Consumer Evaluations of a Youth Soccer Club: The Effects of Gender and Parents' Soccer Experience
Jeffrey R. Farr, University of Illinois; Wonock Chung, University of Illinois; Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois; Edward Horne, University of Illinois; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois (Advisor); Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois (Advisor)
Implications of Motivation Among High School Student-Athletes
Michael Fraina, Farmingdale State College; Donna Pastore, Ohio State University (Advisor)
Pens and Swords: A Sport and Literacy Program
Randall Griffiths, University of the Incarnate Word; Stephanie Grote-Garcia, University of the Incarnate Word
Can Sport and Physical Activity Participation Be Utilized as an Intervention to Mitigate the Negative Effects of Poverty on Brain Function?
Jesse Mala, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Outcomes of a Sport-Based Intervention on Adolescent Authentic Leadership Development
Jesse Mala, University of Connecticut; Charles Macaulay, University of Connecticut; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
The Sport Development Cube: An Emerging Sport Development Framework
Popi Sotiriadou, Griffith University; David Shilbury, Deakin University
Factors Affecting the Regional Strategies for Developing and Advancing the Sports Industry
Yan Wang, Three Gorges University; Minkil Kim, Troy University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Sport For Development
Spectator Sport and Population Health: A Consultation Exercise Bridging Research and Practice
Brennan Berg, University of Memphis; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University
Assessing the Impact of an Olympic-Themed Sport-for-Development Initiative
Wonjun Choi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Mi Ryoung Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sport for Development in Canada: Perspectives from National Sport Organization Leaders
Ryan Clutterbuck, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
Creating Positive Change through SDP Programming: A Content Analysis
Marlene Dixon, Texas A&M University; Arden Anderson, Texas A&M University; Bob Baker, George Mason University; Pam Baker, George Mason University; Craig Esherick, George Mason University
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
Evaluating a Socially Responsible, Sport-for-Development Program: Shared Growth, Beneficiary Impacts, and Strategic Payback
Stephen Hills, London Metropolitan University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University
Promoting Cultural Understanding through Sport-Based Exchanges
Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Tiesha Martin, Virginia Commonwealth University; Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University
Inter-Group Interaction of Immigrants in Informal Sport
Yen-Chun Lin, National Taiwan Normal University
Examining Program Dosage as a Mediator of Youth Outcomes in Sport-Based Positive Youth Development
Leeann M. Lower, Ball State University; Dawn Anderson-Butcher, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University
Comparing Servant and Transformational Leadership and Their Relationship to Organizational Effectiveness in the Sport for Development and Peace Context
Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Janelle Wells, University of South Florida
Student Research Competition Finalist
Social Consciousness, Perceived Person-Organization Fit, and Corporate Social Responsibility as Drivers of Strategic Competitiveness
Theodore Hayduk III, Texas A&M University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Sport, Twitter Hashtags and the Public Sphere: A Qualitative Test of Habermasian Discourse through a Curt Schilling Case Study
Brendan O'Hallarn, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
Teaching & Learning Fair
Evaluating Graduate Students' Out-of-Class Learning
Rebecca Achen, Illinois State University; Clinton Warren, Illinois State University
Carmel-by-the-Sea Consulting Activity
Nola Agha, University of San Francisco
Crisis Press Conference
Chris Amos, Liberty University
TimeToast in Sport Management Classes
Christopher Atwater, George Mason University
International Group Learning: A Cross-Atlantic Study
Tom Bason, Coventry University; Anthony May, Coventry University; Janna LaFountaine, College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University
Sport Media/Sport Communication Course Project
Tom Bell, Campbellsville University
Using Reflexivity to Enrich Students’ Community Engagement Experience in an Introductory Sport Management Course
Velina B. Brackebusch, Saint Mary's College of California; Claire M. Williams, Saint Mary's College of California
Get the Mouse Out of the House: Active Learning in an Online Environment
Leigh Ann Bussell, Trevecca Nazarene University
Use of Unique Teaching Methods in a Sport Finance Course
Mary Beth Chambers, Belmont Abbey College; Troy University
Active Learning in Large Classrooms
Cassandra Coble, Indiana University
Bridging the Gap Between Coursework and Industry Application: An Academic and Olympic NGB Partnership
Colleen Colles, Metropolitan State University of Denver; Troy Morgan, Metropolitan State University of Denver; Nicole Furuiye, Metropolitan State University of Denver
Teaching the History of College Sports Thru Timeline Software
Joel Cormier, Eastern Kentucky University
Integrating Environmental Stewardship into the Sport Management Curriculum
Ray Cotrufo, Southern Connecticut State University; Emily Cole, Westfield State University
Value of Experiential Learning in Sport Management
Charles Crowley, California University of Pennsylvania
Ethics Meets Policy
Alaina Di Giorgio, University of Tennessee; Jessica Siegele, University of Tennessee
Facility Manager Interview and Venue Inspection Project
Michael Diacin, University of Indianapolis
Teaching Strategies for Graduate Leadership Course
Regan Dodd, Missouri Western State University
Foster 5-Step Experiential Learning Model for Internships
Susan Foster, St. Leo University; John Dollar, Northwestern State University
Aspirations Through Association: Using Athletics to Enhance Institutional Prestige
Rhema Fuller, The University of Memphis; Brennan Berg, The University of Memphis; Michael Hutchinson, The University of Memphis
Integrating Undergraduate Research into the Sport Management Curriculum
John Grady, University of South Carolina; Matthew Brown, University of South Carolina; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina
Creating Actionable Assessment: Implementing Multiple Intelligences into a Sport Management Course
Rammi Hazzaa, University of Northern Colorado; Brent Oja, University of Northern Colorado
GIS and Spatial Analytics in Sports Management
Gidon Jakar, University of Michigan
Sport Facility Design Portfolio Project
Harlan Johnson, Southern Nazarene University
International Field Trip Leads to a High Impact Practice
Paul Keiper, Texas A&M University; Shane Hudson, Texas A&M University
Defining How Experiential Learning impacts Ego Development and Leadership Efficacy
Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Kirsty Spence, Brock University
Sport Management Internship Assessment
Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Incorporating Case-Competition into Sport Marketing Course
Euisoo Kim, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Using Laddering Research Techniques in the Classroom
David B. Klenosky, Purdue University; Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University
Psychophysiological Responses of Sport Consumers
Minkyo Lee, Indiana University; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
Decision Making with Monte Carlo Simulation by Using Excel
Ju Young Lee, Indiana University; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
Project Management and Simulated Job Roles Applied to Event Management
Marybeth Lennox, Castleton University; Kristianna Lawless, Castleton University
Driving Experiential Learning with Professional Auto Racing
Melvin Lewis, The University of Alabama; Ken Wright, The University of Alabama
Blended Learning: Transforming Curriculum from the Classroom to Online
Leeann M. Lower, Ball State University; Daniel Jones, Ball State University
Kent State Day with the Cleveland Indians
Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Hyong Yim, Kent State University; Theresa Walton-Fisette, Kent State University; Aaron Mulrooney, Kent State University
Case Study Research for Research Applications Courses
Allison Manwell, Ball State University; James Johnson, Ball State University (Advisor)
Race to the Jobs: Teaching about Privilege in Sports
Kristy L. McCray, Otterbein University
Assessing and Integrating Vertical Learning in Sport Management Curricula
Colleen McGlone, Coastal Carolina University; Donald Rockey, Coastal Carolina University
Use of Virtual Reality in Sport and Entertainment Education
Brian Mihalik, University of South Carolina; Linda Mihalik, University of South Carolina
Using Blogs in Sport Finance Class
John Miller, Troy University
The Budget Game: Putting Your Money Where Your Values Are
Joyce Olushola, Arkansas State University
The Understanding of International Sporting Event
Jiyoung Park, University of Northern Colorado; Jin Park, Indiana University at Bloomington
Experiential Learning Through A Collaborative Effort Across Disciplines: The Food Truck Experience
Jennifer Parsons, Ashland University; Lance Kaltenbaugh, Ashland University
Let’s Build Something! Conducting a Feasibility Study
Jennifer A. Pecoraro, Georgia State University; Brenda G. Pitts, Georgia State University (Advisor)
Special Olympics Photo Journal Assignment
Andrew Pickett, University of South Dakota
Sport Event Management Bid Assignment
Alex Rondon Azcarate, University of Northern Colorado; Alan Morse, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Successful Portfolio for Hire by the Future Sport Manager
LaNise Rosemond, Tennessee Technological University
Introducing Formal Debate as a Tool for Enhancing Critical Thinking Skills
Jonathan Rosenberg, College of Mount Saint Vincent
How Videos of Actual Interns Working can Shape Unrealistic Expectations of Sport Management Students
Samuel Todd, Georgia Southern University; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University
Undergraduate Scientific Research Poster Project
Robert Turick, University of Florida; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida (Advisor)
Control Your Search: Encouraging Content Creation as a Competitive Advantage for Sport Management Students
Ryan Vooris, State University of New York at Cortland; Tara Mahoney, State University of New York at Cortland
Using Simulations as Teaching Tools in Sport Management Courses
Jules Woolf, Adelphi University; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor
Sport Networks: Integrating Network Analysis into the Sport Management Curriculum
Juha Yoon, Indiana University at Bloomington; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University at Bloomington (Advisor)
Curriculum-Based Career Readiness Plan
Robert Zullo, Seton Hill University
Teaching/Learning
International Student Perspectives of Studying Sport Management in North America
Karen Danylchuk, Western University; Brenda G. Pitts, Georgia State University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia
Enhancing Social Presence of Students in Online Sport Management Courses: A Qualitative Assessment of Techniques
Christopher Barnhill, Louisiana State University; Michael Martinez, Louisiana State University
Applying an Experiential Learning Model to Sport Management Internships
Chris Brown, Kennesaw State University; Jennifer Willett, Kennesaw State University; Bernie Goldfine, Kennesaw State University
Academic Research Centers and Institutes: Are They Worth the Effort?
Richard Buning, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; James Gladden, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University
Using Gamification to Engage Students in Sport Management Classrooms
Daniel Burt, Texas A&M University - Kingsville; Amber Shipherd, Texas A&M University - Kingsville
Charting the Development of the Class-as-Organization
Ovidiu C. Cocieru, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Mark McDonald, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Matthew C. Lyle, University of Massachusetts Amherst
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Challenges of Experiential Learning in Sport Management Classes
Adam Cohen, University of Technology Sydney; Calvin Nite, University of North Texas; Kris Plunkett, Texas Tech University
Using Case Studies to Achieve Active Engagement in Sport Management Classes
Jess Dixon, University of Windsor; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lessons Learned: Navigating the Application Process and Succeeding at Teaching-Focused Institutions
Annemarie Farrell, Ithaca College; Rachel Madsen, Ithaca College; Heidi Parker, University of Southern Maine; John Borland, Springfield College
Bikes as Bridges: Participatory Action Research, the Contact Hypothesis, and Sport-Based Service Learning
M. Katie Flanagan, Florida State University; Tarlan Chahardovali, Florida State University; Melanie Dammel, Florida State University
Sport Management Accreditation: Trends and Challenges
Dina Gentile, Endicott College; Heather Alderman, Commission on Sport Management Accreditation
Apply – Accept – Survive: The Experience of First-Year Faculty in Sport Management
Matt Huml, Texas Tech University; Emily Newell, Georgia Southern University; Natalie Smith, East Tennessee State University; Christine Wegner, University of Florida
Responding to Difficult Situations through a Teachable Moment
Mark Julien, Brock University; Craig Hyatt, Brock University
Examining Perceived Values of Sport Event Service Learning: A Longitudinal Assessment Exploring Gender Differences
Christopher Keshock, University of South Alabama; Mitchell Woltring, University of South Alabama; Brooke Forester, University of South Alabama
Increasing Student Engagement through the Use of Virtual Case Studies
Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University; Sara Shoffner, Troy University; Jeeheon Ryu, Chonnam National University
Building Diversity Through Research, Service, Advising, and Teaching: A Workshop Sponsored by the NASSM Diversity Committee
Kristy L. McCray, Otterbein University; Elizabeth Taylor, The University of Tennessee; Rhema Fuller, University of Memphis
Experiential Learning: Applying the Integral Model
Mark McDonald, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Kirsty Spence, Brock University; Beth Sheehan, Southern New Hampshire University; Ovidiu Cocieru, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Rewards and Challenges in Considering a Transition from Faculty into Administration
Chad McEvoy, Northern Illinois University; Jordan Bass, The University of Kansas; Matthew Brown, University of South Carolina; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Clay Stoldt, Wichita State University
Defining and Describing Reseach Centers for Sport Management
Marcella Otto, Louisiana State University; Benjamin Downs, Louisiana State University; Yoseph Mamo, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Exploring the Roles of Mentoring Relationships on Female Student-Athletes’ Career Development
Jin Park, Indiana University Bloomington; Jiyoung Park, University of Northern Colorado; Alan Morse, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Faculty Entrepreneurship and Sport Management
Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Jim Strode, Ohio Dominican University; Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; Lynn L. Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Pam Baker, George Mason University; Jennifer McGarry, University of Connecticut
Examining a Sport and Recreation Management Internship Program at a Historically Black University
Jason Perry, East Stroudsburg University; Brian Smith, Drexel University (Advisor)
The Art and Science of Teaching: Translating Practice into Scholarship
Lynn L. Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Robin Hardin, The University of Tennessee; Angela Lumpkin, Texas Tech University; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Rebecca Achen, Illinois State University
Investigating Challenges, Difficulties, and Strategies of Asian International Doctoral Students Majoring in Sport Management in North American Universities
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)
Ready, Set, Engage: Teaching (and Reaching) Millennials
Emily Sparvero, The University of Texas at Austin; Randall Griffiths, University of the Incarnate Word; Joseph Mahan, Temple University; Jacob Tingle, Trinity University
Teaching Environmental Sustainability to Digital Natives: The 2016 Rio Olympics as a Case Study
Sylvia Trendafilova, The University of Tennessee; Jeffrey Graham, The University of Tennessee; Jim Bemiller, The University of Tennessee; Christos Anagnostopoulos, Molde University College; Manuella Picariello, The University of Tennessee
An Empirical Investigation of Internship Employers’ Satisfaction and Future Hiring Intention
Taeho Yoh, Southern Illinois University; Incheol Jang, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Sarah Stipp, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
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
NASSM 2015
Communication
Theory Utilization in Social Media Scholarship in Sport Studies: A Review
Gashaw Abeza, University of Ottawa; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University (Advisor); Benoit Séguin, University of Ottawa; Ornella Nzindukiyimana, Western University; Mark Dottori, University of Ottawa
The Playing Field of Sports Public Relations
Mark Dottori, University of Ottawa; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University (Advisor); Alexandre Sévigny, McMaster University
Exploring Smartphone Usage: What Are Fans Doing With Their Smartphones?
Sun Kang, University of Louisville; Chris Hanna, University of Louisville; Marion Hambrick, University of Louisville (Advisor); T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville (Advisor)
A Comparison of National and International Media Frames of Professional Cyclist Ryder Hesjedal
Cory Kulczycki, University of Regina; Andrew Spiers, Brock University
Athlete Endorsement, Attitudes, and Purchase Intention: The Interaction Effect between Athlete Endorser-product Congruence and Endorser Credibility
Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Applying the 3M Model of Personality and Motivation to Sport Event Emotional Responses
Minkyo Lee, Indiana University; Ju Young Lee, Indiana University; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
How Mediated Sporting Events Constituted Nationalism? An Analysis of Chinese Newspaper Coverage of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games
Bo Li, University of Arkansas; Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Jongyeol Yoo, University of Arkansas; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas
Cities, Status Hierarchies, and Arena Development
Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta; Stacy-Lynn Sant, University of Alberta; Chen Chen, University of Alberta
FBS Athletic Department Website Communications of Environmental Initiatives
Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University; Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Manuela Picariello, University of Tennessee
A Cross-National Comparative Thematic Analysis of National Sport Organizations' Twitter Activity
Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Gaining STEAM: Seeking a Generalizable Athletic Department Social Media Strategy
Brendan O'Hallarn, Old Dominion University; Craig Morehead, Old Dominion University; Shana Pribesh, Old Dominion University
The Relationship among Anger, Perceived Responsibility, and Negative Word-of-Mouth in the Athlete Scandal Context
Shintaro Sato, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); John Egberts, University of Florida; Chanmin Park, Nanyang Technological University
Comparison of the Relationships among Fanship, Motivation, College Satisfaction in American Students and International Students by Using SNS for Sports
Youngmin Yoon, University of Florida; TzuShuo Ryan Wang, Kennesaw State University; Seung Hoon Jeong, Kyung Hee University
Diversity
“It’s All in How You Say It” The Influence of Fundamentalism, Framing, and Sport Endorser on Promoting Ally Behavior
Donna Fickes, Texas Tech University; Nicole Melton, Texas Tech University (Advisor)
An Examination of Mentoring of Minority and Female Student-Athletes
Michael Fraina, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor); Sean Dahlin, The Ohio State University; Megan Parietti, The Ohio State University; James Morton, The Ohio State University
Role Models, Women's Leadership and Careers of Women in the Management of Professional Baseball
Maki Itoh, Juntendo University; Mary Hums, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Group Diversity’s Effects on Sport Teams and Organizations: A Meta-Analysis
Woojun Lee, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Framing Analysis of the Paralympic Games
Kelsey LeFevour, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Valuing Feminine Traits in Coaching: The Impact of High and Low Exposure to Female Coaches
Rachel Madsen, Niagara University; Brianna Clark, Temple University
Psychological Safety among Women in Sport: The Influence of Status, Gender, and Sexual Orientation
Nicole Melton, Texas Tech University; Nefertiti A. Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Sound Check: Are Women's Voices Undervalued in the Sport Workplace?
Amanda L. Menier, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nefertiti A. Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Attitudinal Changes as Legacy of an Integrated Parasport Event
Laura Misener, Western University; David Legg, Mount Royal University; Gayle MacPherson, University of the West of Scotland; David McGillivray, University of the West of Scotland
Examining the Relationship of Gender, Sport Type, and Athletic Identity to Student Athletes’ Career Maturity: Perspectives from Career Construction Theory
Jin Park, University of Louisville; Alicia Cintron, University of Louisville; Mary Hums, University of Louisville (Advisor)
An Exploration of Black Women's Intersectional Identity in the Context of Athletic Administration
Taryn Price, Middle Tennessee State University; Rudy Dunlap, Middle Tennessee State University (Advisor)
The “Decline”: Major League Baseball Scouts’ Perspectives on the Decline of African-Americans in Baseball
Lequez Spearman, Gordon College; Dawn Norwood, University of Southern Indiana; Steven Waller, University of Tennessee; Marcus Amos, University of Tennessee
The Future of Diversity Research: A Symposium for Researchers Sponsored by the NASSM Diversity Committee
Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri; Emily Newell, The Ohio State University; Algerian Hart, Western Illinois University
The Meaning of American Football among Chinese Spectators: A Qualitative Investigation of Live Sport Events Viewing Experiences
Yilun Zhou, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Hongping Zhang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Monika Stodolska, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Economics
Competitive Balance and Game Attendance in Korean Professional Baseball League
Jae Hyuk Cha, Sungkyunkwan University; Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University; Hyen Seo Roh, Sungkyunkwan University; Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor)
The Impact of Team Performance on Player Salaries
Mike Ferguson, Brock University; J. Weller Ross, Brock University; Kevin Mongeon, Brock University (Advisor)
The Effects of Intra-Team Pay Inequality on Organizational Goals
Jeremy Foreman, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Decomposing the Win-Wage Relationship in Pro Team Sports
Bill Gerrard, Leeds University Business School
NBA Primary Ticket Market Purchases and Market-Based Dynamic Demand
Brian Mills, University of Florida; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sports Analytics: Perspectives on How Analytics Can Drive Decisions in the Boardroom and on the Field
Michael Mondello, University of South Florida; Bill Gerrard, Leeds University Business School; Daniel Rascher, University of San Fransisco; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Impact of Upper and Middle Management on Team Production
Thomas Peeters, Erasmus School of Economics; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University; Matthew Juravich, University of Akron
Who’s the Main Attraction? Examining Star Power as a Determinant of UFC Pay-Per-View Demand
Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University
Winners Do It Differently!
J. Weller Ross, Brock University; Mike Ferguson, Brock University; Kevin Mongeon, Brock University (Advisor)
Reclassifying from NAIA: Are There Differences in Applications between Division II and Division III?
Dylan Williams, The University of Alabama; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University
Spectator Age and Television Viewership of Sports
Jie Xu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ethics
A Qualitative Examination of Sportsmanship and Behavior in a Little League Organization
Paula Upright, Western Kentucky University; Tricia Jordan, Western Kentucky University; Amy Halligan, Western Kentucky University
Finance
The Impact of International Football Matches on Primary Sponsors and Shareholder Wealth
Adrien Bouchet, The University of Tulsa; Mike Troilo, The University of Tulsa; Brian Walkup, The University of Tulsa
Football Fans and Finances: How Fan Passion Influences Price Sensitivity
Blake Gardner, Samford University ; Brooks Hanrahan, Samford University; Caroline Novkov, Samford University ; Darin W. White, Samford University (Advisor)
Governance
An Assessment of Consistency in the NCAA Infractions Process
Bradley Baker, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Sport Development Through National Governing Body Member Retention
Richard Buning, The University of Memphis; Daniel Larson, University of Oklahoma
Reconsidering Governance Structures in National Federations: A Constituency Representative Model
Bogdan Ciomaga, Brock University; Lucie Thibault, Brock University
Patient-Centered? A Critical Analysis of Sport Concussion Policies
Alanna Harman, Lock Haven University; Katie Lebel, St. John's University
Defining the Key Determinants of Cross Sector Partnerships to Promote Sports Participation
Mathieu Marlier, Ghent University; Steffie Lucidarme, Ghent University; Greet Cardon, Ghent University; Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij, Ghent University; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor); Annick Willem, Ghent University
Support for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro - A Longitudinal Study
Claudio Rocha, University of São Paulo; Valdir Barbanti, University of São Paulo; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University
Collaborative Governance: Mapping Future Sport Governance Research
David Shilbury, Deakin University; Lesley Ferkins, Unitec Institute of Technology
Lifting Up the Youth? The Implementation of Norwegian Youth Sport Policy through the 2016 Lillehammer Winter Youth Olympic Games
Anna-Maria Strittmatter, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences; Dag Vidar Hanstad, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences (Advisor); Eivind Å. Skille, Hedmark University College (Advisor)
Sport for Who's Development? A Critical Examination of a City's Event Leveraging Strategy for Community Development
Kylie Wasser, Western University; Rob Carlisi, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Legal Aspects
Student-Athlete Social Media Restrictions: U.S. Constitutional Concerns
Joshua Bowles, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; James Bemiller, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Danger Lurks! Does Risk Management Work? Effectiveness of Risk Management Strategies at University Athletic Venues
Angela Hayslett, James Madison University; Emeka Anaza, James Madison University
Amicus Curiae Briefs for Sport Managers
John Holden, Florida State University
“Until I Die, I Will be Suing the NBA”: An Analysis of The Major Legal Issues Raised by the Donald Sterling Saga
Jeffrey Levine, University of Louisville; Craig Esherick, George Mason University; Jordan Kobritz, State University of New York at Cortland
A Content Analysis of Child and Spousal Abuse U.S. and Canadian Laws: Can They Deter the Professional Athlete?
John Miller, Troy University; Jeff Waller, Troy University; Christina Martin, Troy University
The (in)Congruence of Helmet Use Policies within Sport and Resort Management: Implications for Recreational Youth Sport
Richard Norman, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Whitney Arthurs, University of Waterloo
Management/Leadership
Business Networking Legacy Planning in Qatar from the 2022 World Cup
Ahmed Al-Emadi, Qatar University; Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida; Abdoylaye Diop, Qatar University
Passion at Work: Evidence from Team Sport Organisations
Christos Anagnostopoulos, Molde University College; Mathieu Winand, University of Stirling; Dimitra Papadimitriou, University of Patras
Geocaching as a Method to Improve Subjective Health among Persons who are Overweight or Obese
Jacqueline Boucher, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Whitney Garney, Texas A&M University
Only in Crisis? Leadership Selection in Intercollegiate Athletics After an Ethical Scandal
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati
More Time, More Money, More Driving, More Games: Understanding Why Parents Enroll Their Children in Youth \Rep\ Hockey
Chris Chard, Brock University; Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick; Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo
Investigating the Relationship Between the Relative Age Effect and Leadership Outcomes in Male Ice Hockey Players
Laura Chittle, University of Windsor; Sean Horton, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor
Positive Results Still Call for Critical Evaluation: A Post-Event Assessment of a Sport-for-Development Initiative
Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut; Alexis Lyras, Georgetown University
Evaluating the Evaluators: Developing an Instrument to Assess Baseball Scouts’ Effectiveness
Raymond Cotrufo, State University of New York at Cortland; Jordan Kobritz, State University of New York at Cortland; Matthew Kastel, Maryland Stadium Authority
Intersectorial Partnership in Disability Sport: A Case Study Examination
Raymond Cotrufo, State University of New York at Cortland; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut
Motivation, Satisfaction, and Retention of Undergraduate Sport Management Volunteers
Chrysostomos Giannoulakis, Ball State University; James Johnson, Ball State University; Nathan Felver, Ball State University; Lawrence Judge, Ball State University
Fathering Through Sport: Reviewing the Managerial Implications
Jeff Graham, The University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Conceptualizing the Inflence of Social Identity on Conflict in Sport Organizations
Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida
A Conceptual Framework of Positive Organizational Behavior in Sport (POBS): The Role of Psychological Capital (PsyCap)
Minjung Kim, Florida State University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Collaboration and Communication: Exploring Relationships between Athletic Directors and University Presidents
Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Angela Pratt, Clemson University
Sport Partnership Portfolios: How Perceptions of Sport Organizations' Partners around CSR Initiatives Affect the Public's Willingness to Contribute
Seung Pil Lee, Singapore Government; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; T. Bettina Cornwell, University of Oregon; Di Lu, University of Michigan
Identifying Attributes of Sport Participation that Enhance Women’s (Dis)Empowerment
So Youn Lim, The University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Seriously Integrating Women into Sport Leadership Positions
Amanda L. Menier, University of Massachusetts Amherst
The Vancouver 2010 Olympics and Leisure-Time Physical Activity Rates in Canada: Any Evidence of an Epicenter Effect?
Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; Scott Leatherdale, University of Waterloo
Atlanta’s Olympic Infrastructural Legacy: An Examination Approaching the 20th Anniversary of the Games
Walker Ross, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Comaparing Knowledge Management and Transfer Processes in Domestic Versus International Multi-Sport Events
Jessie Schenk, University of Ottawa; Laurence Proulx Therrien, University of Ottawa; Darlene MacDonald, University of Ottawa; Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Leadership of Volunteer in Big Sporting Events
Tone Vollen, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
The Evolution of a Social Entrepreneur: Turning Passion into Skill
Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University
Managing Guanxi: A Case Study of the NBA in China
Hanhan Xue, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta
Who Gets Shut Out?: Trends in Pay to Play in Interscholastic Sports - Tracking the Diffusion of a Strategic Practice
Jen Zdroik, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor); Phil Veliz, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Marketing
Off-the-Field Scandals in Professional Sports and Impacts on Consumers Brand Engagement
Gashaw Abeza, University of Ottawa; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University; Daniel Prior, University of New South Wales; Jason Mazanov, University of New South Wales; Twan Huybers, University of New South Wales
Beyond Fan Identification: Hierarchical Effects of Product Meanings on the Consumption of Team Licensed Products
Artemisia Apostolopoulou, Robert Morris University; Dimitra Papadimitriou, University of Patras; Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, University of Florida; John S. Clark, Robert Morris University
How Do Athlete Scandals Affect Consumers’ Self-Concept? Self-Brand Connection and Self-Construal Perspective
Akiko Arai, Juntendo University; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
The Determinants of Word of Mouth Influence in Sport Viewership
Akira Asada, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Love – and Hate – Thy Enemy: The Benefits of Sport Spectators’ Disidentification with a Rival Team
Johannes Berendt, German Sports University Cologne; Sebastian Uhrich, German Sports University Cologne
Examining Service Quality in Spectator Sport: A Cross-Cultural Study
Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia, Lisboa: CIPER, Universidade de Lisboa; Masayuki Yoshida, Biwako Seiki Sport College
The 2014 FIFA World Cup: Examining Service Quality and Value Perceptions among Attendees at Rio De Janeiro
Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia, Lisboa: CIPER, Universidade de Lisboa; Abel Correia, Universidade de Lisboa; Thiago Santos, Universidade de Lisboa; Carla Araujo, Universidade do Porto; Stephen Ross, University of Minnesota
Cosmopolitan Consumer Behaviour: Exploring Fan Identification, Awareness, and Motivation Around the FIFA World Cup
Cheri Bradish, Ryerson University; Nicholas Burton, Ryerson University; Melanie Dempsey, Ryerson University; Deep Bhatia, Ryerson University
Segmentation Of \Prosumers\ Based on Social Media Usage in a Non-Profit Sports Organization: Algorithm Development and between-Group Differences
Simon Brandon-Lai, Florida State University; Cole Armstrong, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Corporate Social Responsibility in Sport
Tim Breitbarth, Bournemouth University; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University; Timothy Kellison, University of Florida; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan
Is \Going Green\ Worth It? Assessing Fan Engagement and Perceptions of Athletic Department Environmental Efforts
Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Dave Newport, University of Colorado Boulder; Michael Pfahl, Ohio University
The Effect of Perceived Team Performance and CSR on Team Identification, Pride, Regional Attachment, and WOM intention
Jaewon Chang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University; Dan Connaughton, University of Florida
Acculturation, Consumer Affinity and Identification with American Football
Abdullah Demirel, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Employee Related Sponsorship Outcomes
Abdullah Demirel, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Developing and Validating a Scale to Measure Excessive Sport Fan Behavior
Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University ; Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University
The Development of a Conceptual Framework of Sports Marketing Myopia: Exploratory Evidence from the Northern Ireland Football League
Damian Gallagher, Ulster University; Ricky Mitchell, Ulster University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina
Commercial Implications of Corruption in Sport
Samantha Gorse, Coventry University; Simon Chadwick, Coventry University
Athlete Brand: A Conceptual Framework to Understand Its Antecedents and Consequences
Ali Hasaan, Estonian Business School; Katri Kerem, Estonian Business School (Advisor); Rui Biscaia, CIPER, Universidade de Lisboa; Universidade Europeia, Lisboa (Advisor); Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Rivalry, In-group Bias, and Glory Out of Reflected Failure in Sport Fans
Cody T. Havard, The University of Memphis; Tim D. Ryan, The University of Memphis
The Effect of Fans’ Social Experience and Game Characteristics on their Evaluation of Game Experiences
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Daniel L. Wann, Murray State University (Advisor); Yonghwan Chang, University of Florida
The Psychology Energy Model of Sport Spectatorship
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Daniel L. Wann, Murray State University (Advisor)
Socializing New Fans: Venn Diagrams, Subcommunities, and New Member Adjustment
Matthew Katz, Miami University; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina; Marlene Dixon, Troy University
Sport Video Game: The Effect of Virtual Sport Experience on Attitude Formation (SAT)
Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Elizabeth Rogol, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Soojin Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Arjun Arora, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Anthony Marchetto, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Tyler Giovarelli, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Erika Sallavanti, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Michael Lineman, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Derek Kovach, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
The Influence of Hedonic, Eudaimonic, and Social Need Fulfillment on Sport Media Consumers’ Well-being and Behavioral Intentions
Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University
Relationships as Strategic Assets: An Empirical Assessment of Sport Fan Equity
Young Do Kim, University of Nebraska Kearney; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Seong-Hee Park, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Contemplation of Need Fulfillment through Sport Media Consumers: The Role of Flow, Team Identification, and Perceived Performance Level
Daehwan Kim, Florida State University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University
Human Brand Extensions: Investigating Consumer Attitudes toward Athlete Endorsement of Non-sport Brands
Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Understanding Student Attendance in College Football through the Hierarchical Relationships of Constraints
Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
An Investigation of Sponsorship Effects at Charity-Linked Sporting Events: Does Gender Matter?
Denyse Lafrance Horning, Nipissing University; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University
Knowledge as Power or the Fear of Missing Out? Digital Sport Consumption in the 21st Century
Ben Larkin, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Crowded World of Fantasy Sport, Facebook, and Fandom: Implications of the Dual-screening Phenomenon on Team Identity Salience
Ben Larkin, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Neurophysiological and Psychometric Assessment of Spectator Emotion: An Interdisciplinary Approach
Hyun-Woo Lee, Georgia Southern University; Leonard LaPointe, Florida State University (Advisor); Gerald Ferris, Florida State University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Sport Team Brand Authenticity: An Exploratory Analysis
Donghun Lee, University of Houston; Chrysostomos Giannoulakis, Ball State University; Demetrius Pearson, University of Houston; Whitney Breslin, University of Houston
Effects of Fan Identification on Moral Reasoning Processes: Focusing on the Ray Rice Case
Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan; Jessica Minkove, Towson University
Scent Marketing in the Sport Industry
Minkyo Lee, Indiana University; Mingu Rhee, Indiana University; Byung Ik Park, Indiana University; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
When is the Tipping Point? The Role of Emotions on Consumers’ Processing of Celebrity Athletes’ Transgression
Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan
Investigating the Influence of Sport Identification on “Second Screen” Use
Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Jonathan Jensen, The Ohio State University; Larry McCarthy, Seton Hall University; Edward Bolden, Kent State University
Mixing Sport and Politics: Investigating the Effects of Star Player Political Engagement on Sport Consumer Revenge and Avoidance
Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Jun Woo Kim, State University of New York at Brockport; Brooke Forester, University of South Alabama; Seung Hoon Jeong, Kyung Hee University
CSR and Mega-Events: Sponsorship Compatibility and Alignment
Ashlee Morgan, University of Technology, Sydney; Stephen Frawley, University of Technology, Sydney; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology, Sydney
Cut from the Same Cloth: An Examination of Social Identity Theory's Effect on Attachment to College Coaches
Michael Mudrick, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor); Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Mediating Role of Resistance to Change: Golf Club Membership Renewal
Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology; Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology; David P. Hedlund, St. John's University; Melody Johnson, Auckland University of Technology
Hashmoney: Exploring Twitter Hashtag Use as a Secondary Ticket Market Price Determinant
Brendan O'Hallarn, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University
Sponsorship Activation through Social Networking Sites: An Investigation of World Cup Marketing Hashtags on Twitter
Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University; Claude Vincent, Laurentian University; Dana Ellis, Laurentian University
The Distant Fan and the Psychological Continuum Model: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis
Haozhou Pu, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Brand and Value Co-Creation: A Case Study of a CFL Expansion Franchise
Francois Rodrigue, University of Ottawa; Benoit Séguin, University of Ottawa (Advisor); Milena Parent, University of Ottawa; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa
Analysing the Water Cooler: Conversation Analysis of the University of Canberra Brumbies' Social Media Users
Olan Scott, University of Canberra; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University; Jerry Watkins, University of Canberra
Leveraging the Olympic Game’s Brand Equity through Social Interaction and Team Identity
Sunyun Shin, Yonsei University; Garren Palmer, Georgia Southern University; Young Do Kim, University of Nebraska at Kearney (Advisor); Hyun-Woo Lee, Georgia Southern University (Advisor)
Why Are Some Events Better than Others? The Influence of Event Elements on Spectators' Perceptions of Value of Non-Mega Sport Events
Ryan Snelgrove, University of Windsor; Laura Wood, University of Windsor; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor
Positive Youth Development through Extreme Sports: Geo-Cultural Effects on Youth Participations of Extreme Sports
Hwayong Son, Florida State University; Sangwoo Bae, Korea University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Sports Team Personality: It’s Not All about Winning!
Ashley Stadler Blank, The Pennsylvania State University; Joerg Koenigstorfer, Technische Universität München; Hans Baumgartner, The Pennsylvania State University (Advisor)
Beautiful Strangers: Psychological Sense of Community in Sports Crowds
Maximilian Stieler, University of Bayreuth; Claas Christian Germelmann, University of Bayreuth (Advisor)
The Fan’s Game: Engaging Consumers through Gamified Apps
Yiran Su, Temple University; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University
Counter-Strategies to Fight Ambush Marketing: The Sponsor Perspective
Sebastian Uhrich, German Sport University Cologne; Joerg Koenigstorfer, Technische Universität München
Empirically Examining the Impact of Brand-Event Personality Fit on Sport Sponsors’ Consumer-Based Brand Equity: A Case Study in College Football
Junqi Wang, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor); Kevin Byon, University of Georgia (Advisor); Thomas Baker, University of Georgia (Advisor); Zhenqiu (Laura) Lu, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Conceptualizing the Role of Self-Event Congruity in Consumers’ Event Consumption
Junqi Wang, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Effectiveness of CRM in Sport in Changing Consumer Responses
Taeho Yoh, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Meungguk Park, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
The Effect of Personality Traits on Spectator Rating of Service Quality and Satisfaction
Hoyeol Yu, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Enhanced Market Value of American Athletes with International Teammates
Yilun Zhou, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Variables Affecting the Market Demand of Sport Lottery Sales in China: The Case of Guangdong Province
Liang jun Zhou, Guangzhou Sport University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Organizational Theory/Culture
Framing and Conceptualizing the IOR Literature in Sport Management: Mapping the Scholarly Terrain
Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan; Lucie Thibault, Brock University; Annick Willem, Ghent University
Organizational Impression Congruence: A Conceptual Framework for Sport Service Organizations
Simon Brandon-Lai, Florida State University; Cole Armstrong, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Employee Expectations of CSR Practices: A Psychological Contract Perspective
Lauren E. Brown, DeSales University; Christopher R. Barnhill, Georgia Southern University
Team Impact! An Exploration of Athlete Philanthropic Foundations and Perceptions of Team CSR
Lauren E. Brown, DeSales University; W. Andrew Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University; Casey Schermick, DeSales University
Uncovering Organizational Capacity for Sport for Development
Ryan Clutterbuck, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
Exploring Organizational Climate and College Coaches' Intent to Leave: A Human Resource Development Perspective
Shaina Ervin, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
It Takes Two: Uncovering the Psychological Contract of Community Sport Clubs
Alanna Harman, Lock Haven University; Alison Doherty, Western University
Institutionalization of Corporate Social Responsibility Practices: Insights from the Professional Sport Leagues in South Korea
Soyoung Joo, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Jaedeock Lee, East Stroudsburg University (Advisor)
Connecting the Rhetoric of Sport with Institutional Missions in Higher Education
Gregory Lott, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
A New 'Arena': Social Responsibility through Nonprofit Community Sport
Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan
From Change Agent to Maintenance Agent: The Evolution of the NCAA as an Institutional Entrepreneur
Calvin Nite, Texas Tech University; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta
The Framing of O’Bannon v. NCAA: The Institutional Work of the NCAA
Calvin Nite, Texas Tech University; Michael Hutchinson, The University of Memphis
The Nature of Informal Mentoring Relationships in Sport Administrations: A Compatible Mentoring Relationship Model
Youngho Park, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Organizational Innovation and the NCAA: A History of the Men’s Basketball Tournament
Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University
The Entitlement Era: An Analysis of the Factors that Influence Career Expectations of Sport Management Students
Myrah Stockdale, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Joel Cormier, Eastern Kentucky University (Advisor)
Organizational Misconduct within the National Collegiate Athletic Association
Khirey Walker, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Organizational Identity in a Volunteer-based, Dispersed Identification Process
Christine Wegner, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Professional Preparation
Examining Undergraduate Sport Management Internship Requirements and Procedures in the United States
Chris Brown, Kennesaw State University; Jennifer Willett, Kennesaw State University
Empowering the Future of Sport Management
Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Troy University; Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University; Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Meg Hancock, University of Louisiville; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati
Thinking Outside the Arena: Re-Positioning Sport Management Scholarship to Secure External Funding
Michael Edwards, North Carolina State University; Jason Bocarro, North Carolina State University; Michael Kanters, North Carolina State University; Gareth Jones, North Carolina State University
Sport Management Programs in the United States: Variance in Program Composition and Potential for Future Changes
Daniel Mahony, Kent State University; Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota; Marlene Dixon, Troy University; Michael Judd, Cardinal Stritch University
Are We Still Talking To Ourselves? A Symposium on the Impact of Sport Management Scholarship
Jacqueline McDowell, George Mason University; Damon Andrew, Louisiana State University; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Daniel Mahony, Kent State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University
Factors Impacting Hiring Decisions in Intercollegiate Athletics: An Experimental Design Approach
Chad D. McEvoy, Syracuse University; Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Katherine J. Hunzinger, Northern Illinois University
The Perceived Preparedness of Collegiate Sport Facility Managers
Craig Morehead, Old Dominion University; Michelle Redmond, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University (Advisor)
Developing the Sport Industry Career Path Model as a Career Advising Tool in Sport Management: An Extension of Holland’s Theory
David Pierce, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; James Johnson, Ball State University
Success Predicting Success: Can Career Success Be Predicted by College Success?
Lisa Rufer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Mark Slavich, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University (Advisor)
Positioning Sport Management Journals for Future Impact
David Shilbury, Deakin University; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta; Alison Doherty, Western University; Tracy Taylor, Univeristy of Technology, Sydney; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Daniel Funk, Temple University
Publish or Perish: Engaging with the Process of Publishing as a Graduate Student
Natalie L. Smith, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Patti Millar, Western University; Joshua Lupinek, University of Minnesota; Rebecca Achen, The University of Kansas
Hitting the Wall in Academia: How to Handle Faculty Burnout
James Strode, Ohio Dominican University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Pamela Baker, George Mason University; Jacquelyn Cuneen, Bowling Green State University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado; Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University
U.S. Sport Management Programs in Business Schools: State of the Field
Noni Zaharia, University of Northern Colorado; Anastasios Kaburakis, Saint Louis University; David Pierce, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Research/Statistical Methodology
Concept Mapping in Sport Management Research
Elizabeth Delia, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Techniques for Enhanced Sport Management Research
Mark DiDonato, Florida State University; Kyle Bunds, North Carolina State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Assessing the Superiority of Event History Analysis Approaches in Sponsorship Forecasting: A Methodological Review
Jonathan Jensen, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University
Benefits of Campus Recreational Sport: A Rasch Calibration
Kyungun Kim, The University of Texas at Austin; Emily Sparvero, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Complexity Science Approaches: Opportunities to Inspire New Innovations and Insights for Sport Management Research Questions
Catherine Quatman-Yates, Cincinnatic Children's Hospital; University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Estimating Doping Prevalance in Elite-Sports – An Agent-Based Computer Simulation Approach
Daniel Westmattelmann, University of Münster; Gerhard Schewe, University of Münster (Advisor); Sascha Hokamp, University of Hamburg; Marcel Goelden, University of Münster
Socio-Cultural
Leveraging Sport Participation Impacts of the Olympics: A Qualitative Case Study Analysis of Getting Started Leagues for Curling
Simon Barrick, University of Waterloo; Heather Mair, University of Waterloo (Advisor); Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
An Examination of Work-Life Balance for Sport Management Doctoral Students
Shaina Ervin, The Ohio State University; Kristy McCray, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Corporate Sponsorship and Women's Sport: Lessons Learned from the Korean Ladies Professional Golf Association
Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Soyoung Joo, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Heidi M. Parker, University of Southern Maine
Centrality and Racial Discrimination in Coach Promotions
Jeremy Foreman, Louisiana State University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Cell Block Cardio: Female Inmates’ Physical Activity Involvement
Caroline Heffernan, University of Minnesota; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
The “Has-Been” Effect: Assessing Perceived Well-Being from College Sport Participation
Matthew Horner, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Changing the Play: Using Action Research to Reform Youth Sport
Raquel Hutchinson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Jarrod Scheunemann, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Management of Sport for Public Health: Defining the Field
Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Brennan Berg, The University of Memphis; Matthew T. Bowers, University of Texas at Austin; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University; James Du, Temple University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
A Systematic Review of Sport and Youth Development
Gareth Jones, North Carolina State University; Michael Edwards, North Carolina State University; Jason Bocarro, North Carolina State University
The Power of Discourse: Managing Elite Youth Sport
annelies knoppers, University of Utrecht; froukje smits, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht; frank jacobs, The Hague University of Applied Science
Sport Events and Residential Happiness: Development of a Measuring Instrument
Meagan Littlejohn, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor
Sexual Assault Prevention: Rationale, Recommendations and Best Practices for Sport Managers in College Athletics
Kristy McCray, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
The Team Wore Pink: Ideographs and the First Women's World Ice Hockey Championship, Ottawa, 1990
Patrick Reid, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Locating Sport and Recreation Policy in Rural Community Development
Kyle Rich, Western University; Fatima Braimoh, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Exploring Youth Attrition in the Oakville Soccer Club
Kristen Rogalsky, Western University; Dave Harris, Oakville Socer Club
Sport Fans and their Endangered Mascots: What do they Know and What can they Do?
Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University; Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University
Spectator Sport Involvement and Health: Analysis of a National Survey in Japan
Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Makoto Nakazawa, University of Tsukuba
Sport for Development: Reviewing the Field
Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology, Sydney; Emma Sherry, La Trobe University; Katie Rowe, Deakin University
Married With Children: Does Family Structure Impact Perceptions of Fan-Family Conflict?
Jason Simmons, University of Cincinnati; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville
The New Gap Year: Exploring the Outcomes of Long-Term International Sport-for-Development Volunteering for American Millennials
Natalie L. Smith, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Andrew Pickett, Texas A&M University; Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University (Advisor)
\"Sport as a Resource Caravan\: Examining the Efficacy of Sport as a Resource Provider for Adults Experiencing the Retirement Transition
David Walsh, University of Houston; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Carole Holahan, University of Texas at Austin; Jessica Cance, The University of Texas at Austin
Sport, Community, and Health: The Benefits and Repercussions
Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Emily Sparvero, The University of Texas at Austin; Bhibha Das, East Carolina University
Sport Tourism
The Motivational Trajectory of Active Sport Event Travel Careers: A Social Worlds Perspective
Richard Buning, The University of Memphis; Heather Gibson, University of Florida
Resident and Sport Tourist Sponsorship Recall and Behavior Intentions
Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University; Thomas Aicher, University of Cincinnati
The RV Tailgater: Motivations of This Unique Lifestyle
Cheryl Rode, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Advisor)
Assessing Spectator Perceptions of Service Quality at a Medium-Sized International Sporting Event
David Shonk, James Madison University; Gonzalo Bravo, West Virginia University; Luisa Velez-Colon, West Virginia University; Cindy Lee, West Virginia University
Sustainable Network Building through Sport Event Tourism? The Case of a Small-scale Sport Event
Hagen Wäsche, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology; Dan Ritter, University of Konstanz
Image Fit between Sport Events and Destination and Its Impact on Attitude and Future Behavior
Yinghui Zhang, Huaqiao University; Huizhen You, Shanghai University of Sport
Student Research Competition Finalist
An Empirical Examination of Participatory Sport Event Motives
James Du, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Consumers' Comparative Evaluative Judgment of Athlete Endorsers
Shintaro Sato, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
No More \Good\ Intentions: Purchase Behaviors in Sponsorship
Noni Zaharia, University of Northern Colorado; David Stotlar, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor); Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor); Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia, Lisboa: CIPER, Universidade de Lisboa
Student Research Competition Winner
A Place at the Table: How Sport Management Research Can Advance Institutional Theory
Florian Hemme, The University of Texas at Austin; Matthew T. Bowers, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Teaching
Sharing Knowledge and Celebrating Achievements within Sport Management Programs
John Borland, Springfield College; Emily Dane-Staples, St. John Fisher College; Dina Gentile, Endicott College; Gregory Kane, Eastern Connecticut State University; Marilyn Mather, Dowling College
Problem Based Learning for the Sport Management Classroom
Kevin Heisey, Liberty University; Vicky Martin, Liberty University
Underlying Factors Influencing Sport Management Graduate Students’ School Choice Decisions: A Means-End Analytic Approach
Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Amanda J. Salacinski, Northern Illinois University; Anthony Carter, Northern Illinois University; David B. Klenosky, Purdue University
Flipping a Sport Finance and Economics Class — Lessons Learned
Angela Lumpkin, Texas Tech University; Rebecca Achen, Universitiy of Kansas
Students' Search Behaviors, Goals and Expectations for Their Senior Internship
Michael Odio, University of Cincinnati; TzuShuo Ryan Wang, Kennesaw State University
Ticket Sales Training: Student Perspectives on an Embedded Experiential Learning Project
Dale Sheptak, Lake Erie College; Brian Menaker, Lake Erie College; Charles Campisi, Baldwin Wallace University
It's a Love/Hate Relationship: Work Motivation and Job Satisfaction of Sport Management Faculty Members
Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Bo Li, University of Arkansas; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas
Contrapower Harassment: Experiences of Sport Management Female Faculty
Elizabeth Taylor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Cheryl Rode, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Advisor)
NASSM 2014
Communication
Canadian Interuniversity Sport: Survey of Athlete Experiences and Use of Social Media
Gashaw Abeza, University of Ottawa; Nadege Levallet, Queen’s University; Norm O’Reilly, University of Ottawa; Benoit Seguin, University of Ottawa; Mark Dottori, University of Ottawa; Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa
Competitive Sponsorship Clutter: Measuring Interferences on Attitude
Benjamin Boeuf, HEC Montreal; François A. Carrillat, HEC Montreal; Alain d'Astous, HEC Montreal
Social Media and the Pressures of Elite High School Basketball Recruiting: A Case Study
Joshua Bowles, University of Tennessee; Cheryl Rode, University of Tennessee; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee (Advisor)
To the Left or to the Right: An Examination of the NFL Team Logo Orientation and Brand Personality Perceptions from Non-identified International Sport Consumers
Wen-hao Chou, University of Houston; Michael Cottingham, University of Houston (Advisor); Chih-Yung Wang, Ming Chuan University
Understanding NCAA Division I Football Coaches’ Use of Twitter: A Content Analysis of Coach Tweets
Lawrence Hanks, Indiana University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University (Advisor); Gary Sailes, Indiana University (Advisor)
America’s New Pastime: How Baseball Teams are Integrating Instagram into their Social Media Efforts
Kevin Hull, University of Florida; Annelie Schmittel, University of Florida
A New Marketing Outlet of Professional Sport Franchises: A Study of Smartphone Application Usage Patterns in Professional Sports Clubs
Hansol Hwang, Indiana University; Claudia Kozman, Indiana University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University (Advisor); Patrick Walsh, Indiana University (Advisor); L.H. Major, Indiana University (Advisor)
How Sport Organizations Should Handle Crises: An Image Repair Strategy on the Situation of an Athletic Celebrity Scandal
Geumchan Hwang, University of Minnesota; Kyu-soo Chung, Winston-Salem State University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
The Roles of Athlete Endorsers in Match-Up Hypothesis Based on Physical Attractiveness and Expertise Factors: The Moderating Role of Involvement
Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Local and National Media Framing of a Canadian Cycling Icon
Cory Kulczycki, University of Regina; Andrew Spiers, Brock University
The Effect of Twitter on Sports Fans’ Information Processing: The controversial Referee’s Call at the 2012 London Olympic Games
Minkyo Lee, Indiana University; Julius Hanks, Indidana University; Jin Park, University of Lousivile; Ju Young Lee, Indiana University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University (Advisor); Gary Sailes, Indiana University (Advisor)
Mega-Events in New Democracies: Public Perception of Benefits Associated with the 2013 EuroBasket for Men
Simon Licen, Washington State University; Renata Slabe-Erker, Institute for Economic Research, Ljubljana, Slovenia; Amy Cole, Washington State University
Sports-Talk Radio in the Digital Age: A Case Study of Tim & Sid on Sportsnet 590 The Fan
Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Spirit in ‘Motion’: An Exploration of NBC’s Broadcast Coverage of the 2012 Paralympic Games
Joshua Pate, James Madison University; Timothy Mirabito, Marist College
Negative Publicity of Athlete Endorsers and Spillover Effects: The Moderating Role of Consumer Expertise
Shintaro Sato, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Chanmin Park, University of Florida
Self-Representation of Female Athletes: A Content Analysis of Athlete Avatars
Megan Shreffler, University of Louisville; Meg Hancock, University of Louisville
A Qualitative Analysis on the Features of National Football League Official Pinterest Accounts
Chase M. L. Smith, Indiana University; Ryan Vooris, Indiana University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University (Advisor); Gary Sailes, Indiana University (Advisor)
From the Driver's Seat: Fan Expectations of IndyCar Driver Twitter Usage
Ryan Vooris, Indiana University; Ju Young Lee, Indiana University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University (Advisor)
The Relationship Between Attendance at Major League Baseball Games and Social Media Use
Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri; Grace Yan, University of Missouri
Fitness Communication: An Examination of Fitness Messages on Twitter
Benjamin Wright, Indiana University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University (Advisor); Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
Gender Differences in the Motivations and Constraints of Sport Twitter Participants
Juha Yoon, Indiana University; Chase M. L. Smith, Indiana University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University (Advisor); Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
Collegiate Sport Fans Allegiance: The Mediating Effects of Twitter Usage
Sukjoon Yoon, Texas A&M University; Sheila Backman, Clemson University (Advisor); James Petrick, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Bryan Denham, Clemson University; Jimmy Sanderson, Clemson University; Gregory Ramshaw, Clemson University
Sports Consumer Response to Negative Publicity: The Moderating Effect of Publicity Type and Commitment Level
Xiaochen Zhou, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Diversity
Girls and Sport Participation: Dealing with Matters of Sexism by Adopting Athletic Gender Equity Policies
Emeka Anaza, James Madison University; Jacqueline McDowell, University of Illinois (Advisor)
The Effects of Gender and Race on Perceptions of Quality, Trustworthiness, and Expertise of Sport Journalists
A'naja Bass, California State University, East Bay; Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University
Examining the Mentoring Relationships of Women Working in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration
Glenna Bower, University of Southern Indiana; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati
Career Trajectory of Ethnic Minority Males to the Division I Director of Athletics Position
Dallas D. Branch, Jr. , West Virginia University (Advisor); Patrick O. Hairston, University at Albany, State University of New York
Writing Manuscripts for Publication: A Professional Development Workshop for Diversity Researchers Sponsored by the NASSM Diversity Committee
Akilah Carter-Francique, Texas A&M University; Adam Love, Mississippi State University; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri
The Impact of Disability and the Supercrip Image on Perceptions of Inspiration in Sport: A qualitative Focus Group Study
Michael Cottingham, University of Houston; Sheryl Chatfield, University of Mississippi; Fernanda Velasco, University of Houston; Brianna Florida, University of Houston
Growing the Football Game: The Increasing Economic and Social Relevance of Older Fans and those with Disabilities in the European Football Industry
John Grady, University of South Carolina; Juan Luis Paramio Salcines, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid; Tim Breitbarth, Bournemouth University; Phil Downs, Manchester United FC
Men and Women in College Athletic Administration: Career Callings or Career Compromise
Meg Hancock, University of Louisville; Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Alicia Cintron, University of Louisville
Inclusion of Athletes with Disabilities in Sport: New Guidance and New Opportunities
Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Anita M. Moorman, University of Louisville; Eli Wolff, University of Illinois
The Importance of Social Support in Encouraging Physical Activity Among International Student Populations
Bo Soo Kim, Texas A&M University; Andrew Pickett, Texas A&M University; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Insta-Equality? An Exploration of Female Athlete Self-Presentation on Instagram
Katie Lebel, St. John's University; Alanna Harman, Lock Haven University
The Influence of Signaling, Organizational Reputation, and Applicant Race on Attraction to Sport Organizations
Woojun Lee, Texas A&M University; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Examining the Effectiveness of Ally Training Among Sport Employees
Nicole Melton, Texas Tech University; Mike Bryant, University of Washington
\That Whole Baby Thing\: Constraints to Millennial Generation Female Assistant Coaches
Erin Morris, University of Illinois; Skye Arthur-Banning, Clemson University (Advisor); Jacqueline McDowell, University of Illinois (Advisor)
This is “Ladies Night”: A Case Study of a Grassroots Golf Program for Black Females
Anthony Rosselli, Texas A&M University; John N. Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
The \Token\ Woman? Assessing the Relationships Between Stigma, Workplace Incivility, and Organizational Outcomes Among Senior Woman Administrators
Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Janelle Wells, Florida State University
Economics
The Beckham Effect: David Beckham's Impact on Major League Soccer, 2007-2012
Timothy DeSchriver, University of Delaware; Daniel Rascher, University of San Francisco; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University
Comparing the Private Consumption Benefits Derived from the College Football Game Experience by Level of Involvement
Anthony Dixon, Troy University; Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University; Harriet Dixon, Troy University; Junmo Sung, University of Arkansas
The Role of Candidate Availability in Involuntary Dismissals
Jeremy Foreman, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
The Effect of Off-Field Behavior on NFL Player Wages
Brad Humphreys, West Virginia University; Robert Simmons, Lancaster University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University
Time Series Analysis of NCAA Basketball Competitive Balance: Institutional Changes, Integration, and the NBA’s Policy Impacts
Brian Mills, University of Florida; Steven Salaga, Florida Institute of Technology; Matthew Juravich, University of Akron
Age of Entry into the Labor Market and Career Success: The Case of National Football League
Logan Moore, The College at Brockport State University of New York; James Rezucha, The College at Brockport State University of New York; Jun Woo Kim, The College at Brockport State University of New York (Advisor); Robert Schneider, The College at Brockport State University of New York (Advisor)
Scoring Margin and Variation in the Effect on Demand Across Winning, Losing and Neutral Markets
Ho Jun Sung, University of Illinois; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois; Jie Xu, University of Illinois
Moneyball Revisited: Evidence from the German Bundesliga
Daniel Weimar, University of Duisburg-Essen; Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne; Joachim Prinz, University of Duisburg-Essen
Geographical Distance and Domestic Support for Mega-Events: Empirical Evidence from the 2016 Olympic Games
Daniel Weimar, University of Duisburg-Essen; Claudio Rocha, University of Sao Paulo
Local Team Playoff Prospects and Out-of-Market Television Viewership in the NFL
Jie Xu, University of Illinois; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois; Brian Mills, University of Florida; Steven Salaga, Florida Institute of Technology
Ethics
Finance
Sport Sentiment and Inverstor Trading Behavior: Evidence from Korean Professional Baseball Matches
Young Han Kim, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University; Do Young Pyun, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University; Ji Eun Lee, Economic Research Institute, The Bank of Korea
The Financial Value of Winning in PGA Tours: An Examination of Stock Market Response to Sponsored Golfer’s Performance
Minyong Lee, North Carolina A&T State University; Seok Pyo Hong, Kangwon National University; Howon Jeong, Kyungpook National University; Joon Young Han, Yeungnam University; Jongback Kim, Dong-Eui University
Voters and Stadiums: An Initial Test of the Sport Referendums Model
Michael Mondello, University of South Florida; Timothy Kellison, University of Florida
Propensity to Give: An Analysis of the Giving Potential of Current Students to Athletic Departments
Ngoc T. Vo, University of Missouri; Charles Brunette, University of Missouri; Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri (Advisor)
Integrating the Community Level into Hierarchical Models for Club Resources
Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne; Christoph Breuer, German Sport University Cologne
Governance
Lessons Learned from a Legacy of Losing: A Study of Serial Failed Olympic Bids
Bradley Baker, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Athlete Involvement in the Governance of National Sport Federations
Bogdan Ciomaga, Brock University; Lucie Thibault, Brock University (Advisor); Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota
Under New Governance? Examining the Role of Canadian Sport for Life in Sport Policy and Governance
Mathew Dowling, University of Alberta; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Social Construction of the Sport-Gambling Relationship: A Case Study of Bill C-290
Jimmy El-Turk, University of Windsor; Victoria Paraschak, University of Windsor (Advisor); Jules Woolf, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Eliminating Varsity Sports at a Division III Institution: An Evaluation of Process
Rhema Fuller, Alfred State College; Cliff McPeak, Alfred State College; Karla Back, Alfred State College
Emerging Trends in Corruption in Sport: Implications for Sport Management
Samantha Gorse, Centre for the International Business of Sport, Coventry University; Simon Chadwick, Centre for the International Business of Sport, Coventry University (Advisor); Terri Byers, Centre for the International Business of Sport, Coventry University (Advisor)
Olympic Games Legacy Accountability and Governance
Becca Leopkey, The University of Georgia; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Sport and Recreation: Bridging the Gap for a more Inclusive Sport Development Model
Brianna Newland, University of Delaware; Pamm Phillips, Deakin University
Neutrality of Intent, Economic Welfare, Legacies, and Support for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil
Claudio Rocha, University of Sao Paulo; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University
Evaluation of an NCAA Sponsored Online Support Group for Career-Ending Injured Collegiate Athletes Transitioning Out of Sports
Kaitlin Rohrs, Bowling Green State University; C. J. O'Leary, Bowling Green State University; Casey Daulbaugh, Bowling Green State University; Amanda Paule-Koba, Bowling Green State University (Advisor); Brian McCullough, Bowling Green State University (Advisor)
Exploring the Utility of Collaborative Governance
David Shilbury, Deakin University; Lesley Ferkins, Unitec Institute of Technology
Corporate Recruiter Perspectives on the Value of Intercollegiate Athletic Participation
Erianne Weight, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Peter Chalfin, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Over 100 Years of Intercollegiate Athletics Reform: Has Anything Changed?
Erica Zonder, Adrian College; Keith Christy, Adrian College
Legal Aspects
Tough Mudder or Sheer Madness: An Analysis of Extreme Race Legislation in the United States
Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota; Todd Seidler, University of New Mexico
The Unpaid Intern: Do they have any Legal Rights?
Mark Dodds, State University of New York, Cortland; Kristi Schoepfer, Winthrop University
Review of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and its Impact on the Olympic Games
Mark Dodds, State University of New York, Cortland; Teressa Scassa, University of Ottawa; Lin Xianpeng, Beijing Sport University
An Examination of College Athletes' Publicity Rights in the 21st Century
John Grady, University of South Carolina; Anita M. Moorman, University of Louisville
Golf-Related Injuries: Court Decisions and Implications for Venue Managers
Kyongmin Lee, University of New Mexico; Luke Lunhua Mao, University of New Mexico (Advisor); David K. Scott, University of New Mexico (Advisor); Yongseek Kim, New Mexico Highlands University (Advisor); Todd Seidler, University of New Mexico (Advisor)
Management/Leadership
Determinants of Sustained Volunteerism in Sport Organizations in Hong Kong
Chris Auld, Griffith University; Joanna Cheung, Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong; Duncan Macfarlane, University of Hong Kong
Sport Management Interns' Competencies and Learning
Stephen Baines, London Metropolitan University
Athletic Conference Switching and Universities’ Academic Reputations
Brandon Brunner, Miami University; Rhett Brymer, Miami University; Curtis Wesley, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Stakeholders’ Perceptions of Perceived Risk and Awareness of Event Safety and Venue Security: The Impact of the Boston Marathon Bombing
Thomas Cieslak, Eastern Michigan University; Stacey Hall, National Center for Spectator Sports Safety & Security
Creating Shared Value in Professional Sport: An International Investigation of Corporate Social Responsibility
Sarah Cobourn, University of Technology Sydney; Stephen Frawley, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor)
From Homeless Soccer Participant to Cause Champion: A Narrative Inquiry of a Social Entrepreneur
Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois (Advisor)
Examining the Influence of Ethical and Authentic Leadership Behaviors of NCAA Division-I Athletic Directors
Ray Cotrufo, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
A Conceptual Model Integrating IMOI, Servant Leadership, and Team Charter of Ethics for Sport Organizations
Zack Damon, Texas A&M University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois (Advisor)
The Perceived Organizational Support of Minor Hockey Officials
Shawn Eckford, Brock University & The Centre for Sport Capacity; Julie Stevens, Brock University & The Centre for Sport Capacity (Advisor)
The Status of International Student-Athletes in Canadian Intercollegiate Sport
Daniel Grbac, Western University; Karen Danylchuk, Western University (Advisor)
Escalation of Commitment in United States Collegiate Athletic Departments: An Investigation of Social and Structural Determinants of Commitment
Michael Hutchinson, The University of Memphis; Calvin Nite, Texas Tech University; Adrien Bouchet, University of Tulsa
The Influence of CSR in College Sports on Local Fan’s Patronage Intentions
Geumchan Hwang, University of Minnesota; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Authenticity and Corporate Social Responsibility Programs: Development of a Valid and Reliable Measurement Instrument
Soyoung Joo, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Galen Trail, Seattle University (Advisor)
Sport Event Volunteers and Impact on Sense of Community
Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University; Julie Stevens, Brock University
Impact of Relationship Quality on Donor Loyalty: A Case of Professional Sport-Related Charitable Nonprofit Organizations
Minhong Kim, The University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, The University of Georgia (Advisor)
Development of Community Network through Community Sport Events: Social Network Analysis of Parents in Youth Sport Leagues
Amy Kim, Florida State University; Simon Brandon-Lai, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University; Jason Pappas, Florida State University; Woong Kwon, Hanyang University
Moving Beyond Passion: Investigating the Motivations of Professional Female Athletes as League Employees
Jami Lobpries, Texas A&M University; Courtney Hodge, Texas A&M University; Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University (Advisor); Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Structuring and Delivering Strategic Philanthropy: The Case of a National Hockey League Franchise
Michael Mondello, University of South Florida; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan; Jeff Turner, University of Michigan; Jennifer Zdroik, University of Michigan
Looking Back at London 2012: Recruitment and Training of Games Makers
Olesya Nedvetskaya, University of Glasgow, UK
Profiling Ethical Leaders in Intercollegiate Athletics: Perspectives of Athletic Administrators
Calvin Nite, Texas Tech University; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Christopher Powell, Texas Tech University
Internship Characteristics and Critical Events: A Structural Model of Vocational Turnover Intention as a Result of the Internship Experience
Michael Odio, University of Houston; Michael Sagas, University of Florida; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University
Strange Bedfellows: An Examination of Sustainability Department and Athletics Department Collaboration Regarding Environmental Issues
Michael Pfahl, Ohio University; Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee; Brian McCullough, Bowling Green State University; Sheila Nguyen, Deakin University
Knowledge Management Processes in National and Provincial Multi-Sport Events in Canada
Jessie Schenk, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
A Framework for Understanding which Factors Predict Positive APR Scores at NCAA Division I Institutions
Sarah Stokowski, Eastern Illinois University; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas; Gregory Stine, University of Arkansas
Called to Serve: Exploring Servant Leadership in the Context of Sport-For-Development
Janelle Wells, Florida State University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois
Marketing
Managing Brand Image via Twitter: A Study of Professional Athletes’ Impression Management (IM) Behavior
Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University
Athlete Scandals as Consumers’ Identity Threats: The Moderating Roles of Self-Brand Connection and Self-Construal
Akiko Arai, Univresity of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Akira Asada, University of Florida
Exploring Year-to-Year Attendance Behavior and Sport Brand Double Jeopardy
Bradley Baker, Temple University; Heath McDonald, Swinburne University of Technology; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
If You Build It, They Will Come: Motivating Factors Impacting Prospective Students’ College Selection
Justin Barnes, University of Idaho; Yong-Chae Rhee, Washington State University; Tammy Crawford, Washington State University
Students’ Reasons for Supporting a Move from FCS to FBS
Christopher Barnhill, Georgia Southern University; Mauro Palmero, East Tennessee State University
Sport Brand Equity and its Consequences: The Moderating Role of Fan Club Membership
Rui Biscaia, Universidade de Lisboa; Universidade Europeia; Stephen Ross, University of Minnesota; Masayuki Yoshida, Biwako Seiki Sport College; Abel Correia, Universidade de Lisboa; António Rosado, Universidade de Lisboa
Examining Identification to Play Flag Football and Consumption of American Football Among Participants in Mexico
Gonzalo Bravo, West Virginia University; Cindy Lee, West Virginia University; Vanessa García-González, Universidade de Évora, Portugal
Facebook Likes as Endorsements: The Impact of Likes on Sport Brand Image and Purchase Intention
Natasha T. Brison, The University of Georgia; Kevin K. Byon, The University of Georgia (Advisor); Thomas A. Baker, The University of Georgia (Advisor)
Advertising Baseball to African Americans: Examining Perceived Match-Up Effects with the Theory of Reasoned Action
Brandon Brown, University of Tampa; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University; Joseph Pederson, Texas A&M University
Sportscape Revisited: The Effect of Arena Renovation on the Customer Satisfaction of National Basketball Association Development League (NBADL) Spectators
Eric Brownlee, Gannon University; Bruce Kibler, Gannon University; Michael Martin, Gannon University; Seungbum Lee, University of Akron
How Sponsors, Sponsees and Consumers Imagine an “Ideal” Sponsorship Activation? Concrete Responses with the Case of the French Soccer Federation
Nicolas Chanavat, University Paris South; Christopher Hautbois, University Paris South; Michel Desbordes, University Paris South
The Effect of Sport Team Performance and Social Responsibility Perception on Fans' Pride and Loyalty
Jaewon Chang, University of Florida; Joon Ho Kang, Seoul National University (Advisor); Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Kitak Kim, Paichai University
Identifying Segments of Korean Fitness Club Members through Brand Associations
Wanyong Choi, Indiana University; Daeyeon Kim, Indiana University Bloomington; Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
Antecedents and Consequences of Third Party Gratitude: A Case of Sport Sponsorship
Nayoung Choo, Pusan National University; Songhyun Cho, Pusan National University (Advisor); Hyeongil Jang, Pusan National University
Examining the Antecedents of Writing Electronic Word-of-Mouth (EWOM) Among Golf Product Consumer
Jinwook Chung, Grand View University; Namhun Lim, Indiana University; Choonghoon Lim, Indiana University; Wooyoung Lee, University of Central Missouri
Understanding Participants of Ethnic Sport Events: The Role of Ethnic Identity and Organizational Commitment in Ethnic Group’s Sport Participation
Kyu-soo Chung, Winston-Salem State University; Clay Harshaw, Winston-Salem State University; So Youn Lim, The University of Texas; Matt Bowers, The University of Texas (Advisor)
A Happy Marriage? The Honeymoon Effect and the New Wave of Sport Facility Construction
Colin Cork, Mississippi State University; Adam Pfleegor, Mississippi State University (Advisor); Alan Morse, Mississippi State University (Advisor)
Sport Event Website Quality: The Case of the Rotorua Marathon
Billy Crayford, Athletics New Zealand; Carl Jackson, Athletics New Zealand; Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology; David P. Hedlund, St. John's University
Tennis Brands (Mostly) Getting It Right: Advertising To Females And Males In A Crowded Marketplace
Jacquelyn Cuneen, Bowling Green State University; Terrance Thomas, Akron RubberDucks
#Sponsoring the #FrenchOpen: An Examination of Social Media and Sport Sponsorship
Elizabeth Delia, Florida State University; Cole Armstrong, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Antecedent Configurations of the Sport Fashion Consumption Involvement
Yun Dung, Asia University, Taiwan; Nguyen Phan Thao Nguyen, Asia University, Taiwan; Li-Shiue Gau, Asia University, Taiwan (Advisor)
Developing and Validating a Scale to Measure Sport Team eFANgelism (TM)
Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Gregory Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University
I am Bolder: An Examination of Road Race Participant Loyalty
Andrea N. Eagleman, Massey University; Nancy Lough, University of Nevada Las Vegas; Jennifer Pharr, University of Nevada Las Vegas
The Impact of Team Outcomes, Brand Connection, and Game Attendance on the Corporate Image of a Stadium Naming Rights Sponsor
Terry Eddy, St. John's University; Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University
Factors Influencing Adoption Decisions by High School Sports Programs of a Simple Method to Screen for Sport-Related Concussion: A Pilot Study
Michael Geirland, Notre Dame High School; Spencer Cavanaugh, Loyola High School ; John Geirland, University of California, Los Angeles (Advisor)
I am Different when I Belong: Team Identification in Seeking Optimal Psychological Distinctiveness
Michael M. Goldman, University of San Francisco and University of Pretoria; Simon Chadwick, Coventry University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University and Griffith University (Advisor); Albert Wocke, University of Pretoria (Advisor)
What can Green do for you? Examining the Impact of Societal Orientation on the Hearts and Minds of Fans
Brian Gordon, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse; Jordan Bass, The University of Kansas
Sport Consumers in a ‘Smart Sport’ (SS) Age: Smartphone and Sport
Jae-Pil Ha, University of Arkansas, Little Rock; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University; Sun J. Kang, University of Louisville; Seong-Hee Park, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Service Quality for a Mobile Sport Website: Development and Psychometric Evaluation of a Scale
Jae-Pil Ha, University of Arkansas, Little Rock; Jinwook Chung, Grand View University; Wooyoung Lee, University of Central Missouri
Branding on Tour: Examining the Evolution, Maintenance, and Life-Cycle of Personal Branding and Endorsements
Courtney Hodge, Texas A&M University; Brandon Brown, University of Tampa; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Cause-Related Sport Sponsorship as an Internal Marketing Strategy: Roles of Involvement and Motives
Yuhei Inoue, The University of Memphis; Cody Havard, The University of Memphis; Richard Irwin, The University of Memphis
The Effect of Team Reputation on Fan Loyalty Formation
Wonseok Jang, University of Florida; Sylvia Chan-Olmsted, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Understanding the Determinants of Participant’s Registration Lead Time in Mass Participant Sport Events
Wonsok Jee, Temple University; Seul Ki Lee, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Assessing the Impact of Second Screen Activity During Television Broadcasts on Sponsor Brand Awareness
Jonathan A. Jensen, The Ohio State University; Patrick Walsh, Indiana University; Joe B. Cobbs, Northern Kentucky University; Brian A. Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
BIRGing 40 Years Later: A Replication of Cialdini’s Seminal Study
Jonathan A. Jensen, The Ohio State University; Brian A. Turner, The Ohio State University; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville; Chad D. McEvoy, Syracuse University; Patrick Walsh, Indiana University
Explicit and Implicit Solutions for Measuring Racial Variables: Consumer Attitudes Toward Athlete-Spokespersons in South Korea
Howon Jeong, Kyungpook National University; Sungho Cho, Bowling Green State University; Minyong Lee, North Carolina A&T State University; Endarman Saputra, Jambi University
A Comparison of Service Quality Expectations: Free vs. Cost Event
Charles Jones, The University of Georgia; Todd Hall, Jacksonville University
Recognizing Rivals: Developing Oppositional Brand Loyalty in Division III Sport Fans
Matthew Katz, The University of Texas; Adam Pfleegor, Mississippi State University; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina (Advisor)
The Role of Flow in Sponsorship Effectiveness
Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University; Joon Ho Kang, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
What Children Love About Athletes: An Assessment of Athlete Brand Associations in Youth Sport Consumers
Daeyeon Kim, Indiana University; Wanyong Choi, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor); Patrick Walsh, Indiana University (Advisor)
Sponsorship Management from a Business Network Perspective: Social Network Analysis of Sponsoring Partners in the National Basketball Association
Amy Kim, Florida State University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University
The Primary Motives for Giving to Intercollegiate Athletics: A Case of NCAA Division II University
Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Soojin Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Sport League Website: An Effective Marketing Communication Tool for Corporate Sponsors
Doyeop Kim, The University of Southern Mississippi; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Jun Heo, The University of Southern Mississippi (Advisor); Jaeman Son, The University of Southern Mississippi
“Olympic Sponsor-Event Fit” Perceptions Among Onsite Olympic Games Spectators: The Case of the 2012 London Olympic Games
Ari Kim, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Examining Collegiate Football Fans’ Response to On-Site Sponsorship Activation
Ari Kim, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor); Gerald Fritz, University of Florida
Service Quality, Perceived Value, Satisfaction, and Intention for Word-of-Mouth (WOM) Among Spectators in Motor Boat Racing
MinKil Kim, Troy Univeristy; Don Lee, Ball State University; Suk-Kyu Kim, Hanyang University; Linda Schoenstedt, Xavier University
Finding Flow in Sport
Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Daehwan Kim, Florida State University
Consumer Attitude Toward Corporate Sponsors: A Comparison Between Professional vs. Amateur Sport Event Sponsorship
Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Yonghwan Chang, University of Florida; Chanmin Park, University of Florida; Songhyun Cho, Pusan University
Effects of Constraints on Student Attendance in College Football
Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Sunyoong Kim, University of Arkansas
Team-Consumer Responses to League Development Actions
Thilo Kunkel, Temple University; Daniel Lock, Griffith University
Does the Living Room Become the Fantasy Front Office? A Cognitive Evaluation of the Consumption Habits of Fantasy Sport Users
Benjamin Larkin, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Advisor); Galen Trail, Seattle University (Advisor)
Influences of Athlete’s Transgression in Endorsement Context: Effects of Transgression Type and Functional Fit
Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
The Segmenting Fans Based on where they Sit: The Moderating Impact of Seat Location on the Relationship among Team Identification, Corporate Identification and Purchase Intention
Myungwoo Lee, Florida State University; Seung-Ho Shin, Kookmin University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Examining the Role of Team Identification to Predict Team Related Goal-Directed Behaviors
Mi Ae Lee, Temple University; James Du, Temple University; Jason Doyle, Griffith University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Celebrity Athletes: Transgressions, Philanthropy, and the Moderating Role of Activity Type and Athlete-Cause Fit
Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan
Qualitative Analysis of Consumer Brand Associations for Sports Brands: Cross-Cultural Comparison
Donghun Lee, Ball State University; Minkil Kim, Troy University; Chelsie Krill, Ball State University
The Relationships Between Quality of the Sporting Contest, Entertainment Value, E-Satisfaction and Continued Usage of the Website
Nicolas Lorgnier, Canisius College; Shawn O'Rourke, Canisius College; Che-Jen Su, Fu Jen Catholic University
Consumer Preferences for Sponsorship Activation: A Second Screen Analysis
Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Larry McCarthy, Seton Hall University
Building a Sport Club Brand Following a Franchise Failure: Third and Long
Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa; Elise Desjardins, University of Ottawa; Benoit Seguin, University of Ottawa; Norm O'Reilly, University of Ottawa
Winless for Wiggins: An Empirical Test of Delayed Vicarious Achievement
Michael Mudrick, University of Connecticut; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts (Advisor); Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Fan Motivation in Losing Teams: Who Keeps Coming Back?
Margaret Onstad, Washington State University; Yong-chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor)
Pricing Tactics Used by Professional & Intercollegiate Sport Organizations
Jason Reese, Stephen F. Austin University ; Lacole McPherson, University of Minnesota Crookston
“Nobody Beats Our Price”: Examining Current Pricing Theory and Strategy within the Sport Industry
Jason Reese, Stephen F. Austin State University ; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University; Joris Drayer, Temple University; Daniel Rascher, University of San Francisco; Jim Alexander, Pittsburgh Pirates; Timothy DeSchriver, University of Deleware
An Interdisciplinary Conceptualization of Hierarchical Leisure Constraint Theory, Constraint Negotiation, and Endorsement
Gregg Rich, The University of Georgia; Kevin K. Byon, The University of Georgia; Billy J. Hawkins, The University of Georgia
Examining the Factors Impacting Attendance in Minor League Baseball: An Analysis of the Midwest League
Adam Riplinger, Northern Illnois University; Anthony Sirianni, Northern Illnois University; Steven Howell, Northern Illnois University (Advisor)
More is Better? The Moderating Role of Behavioral Involvement in Promoting Well-being
Mikihiro Sato, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
A Brave New World: Creating Strategic Sponsorships in Brazil
Kevin Snyder, Southern New Hampshire University; Fernando Fleury, Nove de Julho University; Marcos Cardoso, Sao Paulo University
Empirical Examination of the Sport Brand Love Model in Professional Sports
Alyssa L. Tavormina, Kennesaw State University; Kevin K. Byon, The University of Georgia; Thomas A. Baker, The University of Georgia
A Qualitative Examination of Social Media Use by the Four Grand Slam Tennis Events
Ashleigh-Jane Thompson, Massey University; Andrew J. Martin, Massey University (Advisor); Sarah Gee, Massey University (Advisor); Andrea N. Eagleman, Massey University (Advisor)
Visualizing Rivalry Intensity: A Social Network Analysis of Fan Perceptions
B. David Tyler, Western Carolina University; Joe B. Cobbs, Northern Kentucky University
Effects of Construal Level Theory on Price Sensitivity and Perceived Value of Branded Products
Lane Wakefield, Texas A&M University; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Jason Reese, Stephen F. Austin University (Advisor)
Understanding the Effects of Sponsorship Disclosure on Television Consumers as a Function of Visual Attention: An Eye Tracking Technological Method
David W. Walsh, The University of Texas; Kyung-un Kim, The University of Texas; Matt Bowers, The University of Texas (Advisor)
Applying Sport Brand Equity to College Athletes
Antonio Williams, Indiana University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University
Influence of Sport Fan Emotions on Sport Consumption Behavior
Brian Yim, The University of Georgia; Kevin K. Byon, The University of Georgia (Advisor); Thomas A. Baker, The University of Georgia (Advisor)
A Cross-Cultural Study of the Extended TAM for Online Purchase Intentions of Sport Products
Jinhee Yoo, University of Minnesota; Seok Pyo Hong, Kangwon National University
Beyond Behavioral Intentions: A Longitudinal Analysis of the Antecedents of Behavioral Loyalty in Spectator Sport
Masayuki Yoshida, Biwako Seikei Sport College; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina; Brian Gordon, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
The Classification of Service Attributes in Terms of Asymmetric Influences on Overall Spectator Satisfaction of Sporting Event
Huizhen You, Shanghai University of Sport; Shurui Chen, Shanghai University of Sport
Analyzing Sponsorship Effectiveness in Sport: A Cross-National Study
Noni Zaharia, University of Northern Colorado; Kurt C. Mayer Jr., University of Northern Colorado; Eric Hungenberg, University of Northern Colorado; Dianna P. Gray, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor); David K. Stotlar, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Organizational Theory/Culture
A Lasting Impact? The MLB All-Star Game and its Impact on Psychic Income
Aaron Clopton, The University of Kansas; Henry Wear, The University of Kansas; Jesse Meyer, The University of Kansas; Bernie Kish, The University of Kansas; Bryan Finch, Oklahoma State University
The Ties that Bind: A Case Study of Community Sport Partnerships
Ryan Clutterbuck, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
Blocked Shots: The Informal Organization and Power as Barriers to Marginalized Individuals in the National Basketball Association
Alfonso Cornish, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Advisor)
Examining the Effects of a Leadership Change on the Culture of an Intercollegiate Athletic Department
Ray Cotrufo, University of Connecticut; Michael Mudrick, University of Connecticut; Cassandra Coble, University of Connecticut; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Outcomes of Student-Athlete Engagement in Athletics Departments Sponsored Community Service
W. Andrew Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University; Lauren E. Brown, DeSales University
Why CrossFit?: Participants' Basic Psychological Needs and Motives
Melissa Davies, University of Northern Colorado; Lyndsie Coleman, University of Northern Colorado; Megan Babkes Stellino, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Female Hockey Development In Canada: An Analysis of Players, Pathways, and Pressures
Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick; Julie Stevens, Brock University
Interorganizational Citizenship Behavior in Sport Clusters
Anna Gerke, University of Paris South; Michel Desbordes, University of Paris South (Advisor); Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology (Advisor)
The Impact of Volunteer Youth Coaches' Psychological Contract Fulfillment
Alanna Harman, Lock Haven University; Alison Doherty, Western University
Towards Strategic and Authentic Community Engagement in Professional Sport: A Case Study of the Detroit Lions
Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; Sara Soderstrom, University of Michigan; Jennifer Zdroik, University of Michigan
Identity, Power, and Dysfunction: A Conceptual Framework for Intercollegiate Athletics
Matthew Horner, Florida State University; Janelle Wells, Florida State University (Advisor)
Bringing the Body into Sport Management Research
Annelies Knoppers, University of Utrecht, Utrecht School of Governance; Noortje Van Amsterdam, University of Utrecht, Utrecht School of Governance
Positive Psychology of Spectator Sport: Implications to Strategic Management of Fan Equity
Hyun-Woo Lee, Florida State University; Young Do Kim, Florida State University; Min Jung Kim, Florida State University; YuKyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Olympic Circuits of Power: The Influence of Key Stakeholders on the Planning and Organization of the Games
Becca Leopkey, The University of Georgia; Stephen Frawley, University of Technology Sydney
Understanding Conative Change in Sport Organizations: Multiple-Level Analysis and Seasonality
Nicolas Lorgnier, Canisius College; Che-Jen Su, Fu Jen Catholic University; Shawn O'Rourke, Canisius College
Compounding Crisis Events and the Organizational Response
Justin Lovich, Florida State University; Kyle Bunds, Florida State University
A Multiple Case Study Investigation of Organizational Capacity Building in Community Sport
Patti Millar, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
An Action Research Approach to Leveraging Events for Sport Participation through Community Sport Clubs
Laura Misener, Western University; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois
Understanding Organizational Capacity Through the Adoption And Use of Social Media In A Sport-For-Development Organization
Per G. Svensson, University of Louisville; Marion E. Hambrick, University of Louisville
Innovation Diffusion Seen through College Football Stadium Construction: An Ideal-Type Covering Late 19th Century to Present
Patrick Tutka, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University
The Battle Scars of Searching for Organizational Legitimacy: A Historical Review of the National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics
Dylan Williams, Louisiana State University; Patrick Tutka, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Professional Preparation
Evaluating Internships: Effectively Adapting Curricula and Harnessing Internal and External Resources to Address Industry-Specific Needs
Jaime R. DeLuca, Towson University; Jessica R. Braunstein-Minkove, Towson University; Kacie A. Glenn, Towson University
Innovative Strategies for Sport Management Course Design
Lisa Miller, American Military University
Assessing Stakeholder Satisfaction of Graduate Sport Management Programs
Nels Popp, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Erianne Weight, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Alan Morse, Mississippi State University; Amy Baker, Belmont University
Pathways and Pitfalls in the Journey to Full Professorship
Lynn L. Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Brian A. Turner, The Ohio State University; Marlene A. Dixon, Troy University; Damon P.S. Andrew, Louisiana State University; Robert Baker, George Mason University
Leaders' Ledgers: Advice to Sport Management Faculty Interested in Administration
Timothy Ryan, The University of Memphis; Carol Barr, The University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Damon P.S. Andrew, Louisiana State University; John Miller, Troy University; Jim Weese, The University of Western Ontario; David K. Stotlar, University of Northern Colorado
I’m not that kind of Doctor: What to Expect when Expecting a Ph.D. A Roundtable Discussion on Academic and Non-Academic pathways
David W. Walsh, The University of Texas; Joshua M. Lupinek, University of Minnesota; Patti Millar, Western University
Title IX Misperceptions: Division III
Erica Zonder, Adrian College; Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Ellen Staurowsky, Drexel University
Research/Statistical Methodology
Three Examples of Program Assessment Development: Addressing Different Delivery Mediums, Demographics, and COSMA Requirements
Heather Alderman, Commission on Sport Management Accreditation; Kimberly Bogle-Jubinville, Southern New Hampshire University; Colleen Colles, Metropolitan State University of Denver; Michael Pfahl, Ohio University
Sport Management in North America and Europe: A Comparison of Knowledge Structures of the Journal of Sport Management and European Sport Management Quarterly, 2008–2012
Simon Brandon-Lai, Florida State University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Propensity Score Analysis in Structural Equation Modeling: A New Approach Dealing with Selection Bias in Quasi-Experimental Studies
Yonghwan Chang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Walter Leite, University of Florida
Construct Measurement and Model Specification in Sport Management Research: A Philosophical and Methodological Discussion on Reflective and Formative Structures
James Du, Temple University; Mikihiro Sato, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University; James J. Zhang, The University of Georgia
Guiding Purposeful Sampling of Tweets using Visual Twitter Analytics (Vista)
Orland Hoeber, University of Regina; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Laura Wood, University of Windsor; Ryan Snelgrove, University of Windsor
Real-Time Analysis at Sports Venues
Krysta Valerio, Eastern Connecticut State University; Greg Kane, Eastern Connecticut State Univesity (Advisor); Charlie Chatterton, Eastern Connecticut State University (Advisor)
Socio-Cultural
The Fulfillment of Canadian Student-Athletes in the NCAA
Adam Ali, University of Windsor; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Managing Sport to Reduce Acculturation Stress Among International Students and Promote Intercultural Education
James Anderson, University of Windsor; Brett Bulmer, University of Windsor; Spencer Lightfoot, University of Windsor; Dillon Richardson, University of Windsor; Jules Woolf, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Impact of a Service Learning Sport for Development Program
Kimberly Bush, North Carolina State University; Michael B. Edwards, North Carolina State University; Gareth J. Jones, North Carolina State University; Jessica L. Hook, Bugg Elementary School; Michael L. Armstrong, Bugg Elementary School
An Inside Look At Academic Clustering in College Athletics: A Survey of Athletic Advisors for Athletes
Robert Case, Old Dominion University; Tanujit Dey, College of William and Mary; Audrey Barry, College of William and Mary; Adam Macudzinski, College of William and Mary; Johnathan Savino, College of William and Mary
Stepping Up to the Plate: Consideration of Sustainability in Sport
Dorene Ciletti, Duquesne University; Ronald Dick, Duquesne University; Steven Greenberg, Duquesne University; Christopher Haupt, DLA+; Ryan Luchs, Duquesne University; Diane Ramos, Duquesne University
Destination Canada: An Examination of the Origin of International Student-Athletes in Canadian Interuniversity Sport
Jessica Clemencon, University of Windsor ; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Gender in Youth Sport Management
Cassandra Coble, University of Connecticut; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Examining the Dimensions of Well-Being Associated with Sport Fandom
Jason Doyle, Griffith University; Kevin Filo, Griffith University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor); Heath McDonald, Swinburne University (Advisor)
Kaleidoscope Career: A New Way to Think About the Coaching Profession
Shaina Ervin, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Female Athletes' Brand Personalities and Determinants of Endorser Appeal
Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Heidi Parker, University of Southern Maine; Soyoung Joo, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Application of the Sport-for-Development Framework: The Case of a Regional Sporting Event in Greece
Chrysostomos Giannoulakis, Ball State University; Alexis Lyras, Georgetown University
Exploring Collegiate Football Players' Knowledge of, and Attitudes Towards Concussions: Implication for the Design of Educational Interventions
Michael Hatten, University of Windsor; John Murray, University of Windsor; Suzanne Ali, University of Windsor; Jules Woolf, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Working Together; Native American Tribal Relationships in Logos: A Case Study
Chadron Hazelbaker, Eastern Washington University
Community Service and College Athletics: The Philosophy of Student-Athlete Engagement for NCAA Athletic Departments
Matt Huml, University of Louisville; Meg Hancock, University of Louisville (Advisor)
An Expanded Look at the Relationship between Personality and Sport Participation and Commitment
Eric Hungenberg, University of Northern Colorado; James Gould, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
The Role of Sport Management in Public Health: A Critical Review
Yuhei Inoue, The University of Memphis; Brennan Berg, The University of Memphis
Ontario Golf Courses Engaged in Environmental Sustainability: A Comparative Study
Courtney Keogh, Brock University; Cheryl Mallen, Brock University (Advisor); Chris Chard, Brock University; Craig Hyatt, Brock University; Cheri Bradish, Ryerson University
Stakeholder Becomings: An Interdisciplinary, Multi-Method Study of Organizational Politics and (De-)Democratic Decision-Making in Intercollegiate Stadium Financing
Ryan King-White, Towson University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University; Jaime R. DeLuca, Towson University; Michael Friedman, University of Maryland; Adam Beissel, University of Maryland
Construct Validity of the Purchasers Style Inventory for Sports Products (PSISP) in the Chinese Context
Eddie Lam, Cleveland State University; Tiannan Li, Cleveland State University; Judith Ausherman, Cleveland State University; Grace Huang, Cleveland State University; John Bae, William Paterson University
Consumer Decision-Making Styles in Sport Products: Gender and Age Group Differences
Eddie Lam, Cleveland State University; Tiannan Li, Cleveland State University; Grace Huang, Cleveland State University; Judith Ausherman, Cleveland State University; Demetrius Pearson, University of Houston
A Content Analysis of Television News Transcripts of the Paralympics from 1988 to 2012
Soonhwan Lee, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis ; Kyoung Tae Kim, Southeast Missouri State University; John Bae, William Paterson University; Brian Krohn, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Exploring Sense of Community in a Relocated Sport Fan Group
Eric Legg, University of Utah; Jeff Rose, Davidson College; Mary Wells, University of Utah (Advisor)
A Factor Analysis on Perceptual Differences of E-Sports Among Male and Female University Students
Ran Li, Delaware State University; Chen Li, Delaware State University (Advisor); Weiwei Meng, Delaware State University; Liye Zou, Springfield College
“A Fork in the Road”: Decisional Factors Leading Elite Ice Hockey Players to Choose an NCAA Career
Rachel Madsen, Niagara University; Jimmy Smith, Niagara University; Michael Gentile, Niagara University; Alexis Wayne, Bowling Green State University
Rethinking the Social Value of Sport and Events through an Asset-Based-Community-Development (ABCD) Perspective
Laura Misener, Western University; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology, Sydney
An Insider’s Perspective on the Creation of a Sense of Community through a Charity Sporting Event
Daniel Nabben, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Youth Sport Coaches’ Perceptions of Organizational Child Abuse Policies and Training
Jeff Noble, Wichita State University; Mark Vermillion, Wichita State University
Examining the Effects of Race, Gender, and SES on the Benefits Obtained and Considered Important by High School Basketball Players and Coaches
Joyce Olushola, Arkansas State University; Marlene A. Dixon, Troy University (Advisor); B. Christine Green, University of Illinois (Advisor)
The Influence of Ego Involvement with Running on Varsity Athletes’ Post-Collegiate Running Loyalty and Health
Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; Mark Havitz, University of Waterloo; Wade Wilson, University of Waterloo; Steven Mock, University of Waterloo
Exploring the Complexities of Managing Local Sport for Development
Kyle Rich, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Baseball Participation: A Geographical Mapping of MLB Players
Timothy Ryan, The University of Memphis; Aaron Clopton, The University of Kansas
Social Connection and Shared Responsibility in Sport: Locating Sport Management’s Role in Issues of Exploitation and Social Justice
Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University; Brian McCullough, Bowling Green State University; Barbara Osborne, Univeristy of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Catherine Quatman-Yates, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center; Mark Vermillion, Witchita State University
The Role of Special Events in Sport-For-Development
Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology, Sydney; Daryl Adair, University of Technology, Sydney; Katja Siefken, Auckland University of Technology
Three Strikes Against You?: An Examination of Highly Identified, Displaced, Female Sport Fans
Katherine Sveinson, University of Regina; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina (Advisor)
Hosting “Big” Events in “Small” Cities: An Examination of Socio-Political Discourse and Residents’ Perceptions
Marijke Taks, University of Windsor; Laura Wood, University of Windsor; Ryan Snelgrove, University of Windsor; James Anderson, University of Windsor
It Depends: A Contextual Evaluation of a Youth Sport and Development Program
Christine Wegner, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
The Influence of a Sport-For-Development Event on Prejudice and Change Agent Efficacy
Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois; George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Alexis Lyras, Georgetown University; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut; Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University
Urban Regimes, Sporting Events, and Community Development in Secondary Cities in China – A Case Study of Nanjing
Hanhan Xue, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta
Sport Tourism
Motivations to Participate in Mid-Scale Running Event: A Self-Determination Theory Perspective.
Thomas Aicher, University of Cincinnati; Kosta Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University
Awareness of Hosting the 2022 World Cup in Qatar: Impact on the Image of the Region, Country Image, Country Character and Interest in Visiting and Watching the Event Among US Residents
Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida; Ahmed Al Emadi, Qatar University; Aabdoulaye Diop, Qatar University
Relationships between General Public’s Perceptions on Social Impacts and Behavioral Intentions toward Publicly Funded Multipurpose Sport Facility
Wonyoung Kim, Wichita State University; Jeff Noble, Wichita State University; Mike Ross, Wichita State University; Clayton Stoldt, Wichita State University
Integrating Event Image, Satisfaction, and Behavioral Intention: Small-Scale Marathon Event
Sung Keun Koo, University of Georgia; Kevin K. Byon, The University of Georgia (Advisor); Thomas A. Baker, The University of Georgia (Advisor)
Relationship of Travel Distance on Commitment and Motivations in Sport Tourism
Brian Krohn, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; James Gladden, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
In Search of Leveraging Opportunities for a Medium-Sized Sport Event in a Medium-Sized City
Kylie Wasser, University of Windsor; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Finalist
The Evolution of Cycling Active Sport Event Travel Careers
Richard Buning, University of Florida; Heather Gibson, University of Florida (Advisor)
Basking in Our Glory (and Their Failure):  Toward a Holistic Conceptualization of the Team
Elizabeth Delia, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Constraints and Motivators As a Predictor of Sport Media Consumption Intention
Benjamin Larkin, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Advisor); Galen Trail, Seattle University (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
Black Girls Run:  Identity Creation Within A National Running Group for Black Women
Christine Wegner, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Teaching
Best Practices in Virtual Classrooms: Strategies for Program and Classroom Development
Emily Dane-Staples, St. John Fisher College; Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, University of West Georgia; Todd Harrison, St. John Fisher College; Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; Ellen Staurowsky, Drexel University
Sport Management Graduate Students’ School Choice Decision-Making: A Means-End Investigation
Steven Howell, Northern Illinois University; Amanda Salacinski, Northern Illinois University; Anthony Carter, Northern Illinois University; David Klenosky, Purdue University
Sport Management Program Advisory Boards: The Advantages Of Outside Influence
Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; James Strode, Ohio Dominican University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Dianna P. Gray, University of Northern Colorado; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Pamela Baker, George Mason University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; Jacquelyn Cuneen, Bowling Green State University
Career Exploration: Gamifiying Learning Experiences in an Undergraduate Sport Management Course
Edwin Lindsay, North Carolina State University; Michelle Harrolle, University of South Florida; Erin Adair, North Carolina State University; Gareth J. Jones, North Carolina State University
A Student Experiential Learning Trip: Exploring the Motivations for Volunteering at the Super Bowl
Joshua Pate, James Madison University; David Shonk, James Madison University
Creating Service Learning Experiences in Sport Management
Andrea Pent, Neumann University; Charles Crowley, California University of Pennsylvania; Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University; Wardell Johnson, Eastern Kentucky University; Doris Lu Anderson, California State University, Long Beach; Nalani Butler, University of Tennessee
Bridging the Educational Gap: An Exploratory Investigation of Sport Management Students’ Career Perceptions
Myrah Stockdale, Eastern Kentucky University; Joel Cormier, Eastern Kentucky University (Advisor)
Race and Gender in Sport Management Pedagogy: A Case Study in which Caucasian Male Students are the Minority
Sarah Stokowski, Eastern Illinois University; Steven Waller, University of Tennessee; LeQuez Spearman, Gordon College
Grant Writing and Sport Management Programs: What the Syllabi Say
Khirey Walker, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Enhancement of Sport Management Programs through Grant Writing
Khirey Walker, Louisiana State University; Jeremy Foreman, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University
‘To be or not to be, that is a Question!’ A Panel Discussion on the Relevance, Practicality, and Opportunities of External Funding for Sport Management Scholars in Research Universities
James J. Zhang, The University of Georgia; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut; Alison Doherty, Western University; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois; Daniel Funk, Temple University
NASSM 2013
Communication
Don’t Tweet On My Lawn: Does Age Impact Social Media Use in Sport?
Galen Clavio, Indiana University; Patrick Walsh, Indiana University; Chad Witkemper, Indiana State University; Matthew Zimmerman, Ball State University; Ryan Vooris, Indiana University; Alexandria Pantaleoni, Indiana University
Twitter and Sports: Analyzing the Rapid Ascent of a Line of Literature and its Future Direction
Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas; Jimmy Sanderson, Clemson University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University
Constructing Reality for Sport Consumers Around the Globe: Online Media Coverage of the 2012 Olympic Games on Six Continents
Andrea N. Eagleman, Massey University; Lauren Burch, Indiana University; Ryan Vooris, Indiana University
Why We Follow: An Examination of Parasocial Interaction and Fan Motivations for Following Athlete Archetypes on Twitter
Evan Frederick, University of Southern Indiana; Choonghoon Lim, Indiana University Bloomington
A Shift in Set: An Examination of Agenda-Setting During the 2012 London Olympics
Evan Frederick, University of Southern Indiana; Lauren Burch, Indiana University-Bloomington; Matthew Blaszka, Indiana University-Bloomington
Sponsorship of a College Sports Fan Website
Courtney M. Hodge, Texas A&M University; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University; Joseph A. Pederson, Texas A&M University
The Scarcity Effect on Consumption Decision of Sport Luxury Products
Wonseok Jang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Yonghwan Chang, University of Florida; Jeoung-Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University
A Qualitative Study Exploring the Motives of Sport-related Mobile Applications
Sun Kang, University of Louisville; Marion E. Hambrick, University of Louisville; Jae-Pil Ha, University of Arkansas at Little Rock (Advisor)
Enjoyment from Mediated Sport as Gratifications of Sport Consumption Needs
Kihan Kim, Seoul National University; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan
The Effects of Celebrity Athlete Endorsement on Attitudes and Purchase Intentions: The Interaction Effect between Athlete Endorser-product Congruence and Endorser Credibility
Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Chungyeol Lee, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Advisor)
Color Commentary in International Sport Competitions: Analyzing the Effects on Audience Perception and Satisfaction
Min Kyo Lee, Indiana University Bloomington; Choonghoon Lim, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor); In-Sung Yeo, Yonsei University (Advisor); Galen Clavio, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor); Paul Mark Pedersen, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
Investigating the Role of Social Networking Sites in a Running Context
Joseph Mahan, Temple University; Wonjae Seo, Seoul National University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University
The Social Media Games: An Analysis of Paralympic Athletes’ Tweets
Joshua Pate, James Madison University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee; Brody Ruihley, University of Cincinnati
Framing Olympic Legacy: Newspaper Coverage of the Vancouver Winter Olympic Games
Stacy-Lynn Sant, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta
Social Media for Social Change? A Content Analysis of How Sport-for-Development Organizations Use Twitter
Per G. Svensson, University of Louisville; Tara Q. Mahoney, University of Louisville; Marion E. Hambrick, University of Louisville
Using the Revised Psychological Continuum Model (PCM) to Examine the Role of Twitter in Allegiance to an NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Team
Sukjoon Yoon, Clemson University; Sheila Backman, Clemson University (Advisor); Jimmy Sanderson, Clemson University; Bryan Denham, Clemson University; Gregory Ramshaw, Clemson University
Diversity
Working in Intercollegiate Athletic Administration: Their Greatest Challenges and Career Advice
Glenna Bower, University of Southern Indiana; Mary A. Hums, University of Louisville
Writing Manuscripts for Publication: A Professional Development Workshop for Diversity Researchers Sponsored by the NASSM Diversity Committee
Akilah Carter-Francique, Texas A&M University; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta; Algerian Hart, Western Illinois University; Adam Love, Mississippi State University; Joshua Pate, James Madison University; Jacqueline McDowell, University of Illinois
The Impact of Knowledge of an Athlete’s Physical Disability on Spectators’ Impressions of Performance and Interest in Consumption
Michael Cottingham II, University of Houston; Dan Wann, Murray State; Kevin Byon, University of Georgia
Sexual Orientation Diversity in Intercollegiate Athletics
George Cunningham, Texas A&M University
Modern Sexism and Preference for a Coach Among Select National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Female Athletes: A Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis
Nancy Jo Greenawalt, East Stroudsburg University; Robert Fleischman, East Stroudsburg University; Patricia Smeaton, East Stroudsburg University
Prejudice Against Persons With Disabilities in the Fitness Context
Tiffany Hooks, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Women’s Leadership in Paralympic Sports
Maki Itoh, University of Louisville; Mary A. Hums, University of Louisville; Glenna Bower, University of Southern Indiana; Anita M. Moorman, University of Louisville
Management of Diversity in Sport Organizations: Interrogating the Business Case
Annelies Knoppers, University of Utrecht; Inge Claringbould, University of Utrecht; Marianne Dortants, University of Utrecht
An Empirical Feasibility Study on NCAA Recognition of Wheelchair Basketball
Benjamin Larkin, Southern New Hampshire University; Michael Cottingham II, University of Houston (Advisor)
Gender Beliefs and Sexual Prejudice Predict Identification with Different Sports
Woojun Lee, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Organizational Practices and the Engagement of Muslim Women in Community Sport
Hazel Maxwell, University of Technology Sydney; Tracy Taylor, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Carmel Foley, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor); Christine Burton, University of Technology Sydney (Advisor)
Development and Application of the Small School Recreational Facility Accessibility for Those with Disabilities (SSRFAD) Instrument
Andrea Medrano Behlmann, None; Michael Cottingham II, University of Houston; Erin L. McNary, Fontbonne University
Championing Sexual Orientation Diversity: Predictors of Ally Support among Sport Employees
Nicole Melton, Seattle University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University
Identity Expression, Social Bonding, and Centrality as Motivations for Participation in LGBT-focused Community Sport
Steven Mock, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Mark Havitz, University of Waterloo
Free to be Me: The Influence of Psychological Safety on Athletes’ Personal Sexual Orientation Identity
Drew Pickett, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Kathi Miner, Texas A&M University
When the Umbrella is Not Enough: Examining Prejudice Toward Trans Athletes
Drew Pickett, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Professional Black Golfers: Where are They? What Challenges do They Face? Where do We Go from Here?
Anthony Rosselli, Texas A&M University; John Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Female College Athletes’ Leadership Juxtaposition
Vicki Schull, University of Minnesota; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Room for Growth in American Professional Sports: The Value of Appealing to a Diverse Audience
Ashley Stadler Blank, Pennsylvania State University; Kristi Sweeney, University of North Florida; Rhema Fuller, Alfred State
Economics
If We Build It, Will You Come?: Examining the Effect of Expansion Teams and Soccer-Specific Stadiums on Major League Soccer Attendance
Timothy DeSchriver, University of Delaware; Daniel Rascher, University of San Francisco; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University
Underpricing in the NFL: What Can Secondary Market Price Tell Us About the Demand for NFL Tickets?
Mark Diehl, Temple University; Joris Drayer, Temple University (Advisor); Joel Maxcy, Temple University (Advisor)
The Effects of Price, Risk, and Involvement on Participants’ Registration Lead Time for Mass Participant Sport Events (MPSEs)
Wonsok (Frank) Jee, Temple University; Seul Ki Lee, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
An Investigation of the Factors Predicting Broadcast Rights Fees for Intercollegiate Athletic Conferences
Jonathan A. Jensen, The Ohio State University; Brian A. Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Professional Football Players’ Mobility and Wages
Antonio Sergio Ribeiro, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal; Francisco Lima, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal (Advisor)
The Effect of Coaching Changes on Organizational Expectations and Performance in the German Bundesliga
Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University; Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne
What Determines an In-Season Coaching Change? Evidence from the NBA
Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University; Brad Humphreys, University of Alberta
Will the Real Fans Please Remain Seated? Gender and Television Ratings for NCAA Football Pre-Game and Game Broadcasts
Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois; Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Jie Xu, University of Illinois; Yilun Zhou, University of Illinois
Examining the Relationship Between Salary, Player and Team Performance Among Homegrown Players in Major League Baseball
Henry Wear, The University of Kansas; Aaron Clopton, The University of Kansas
The Tools of the Trade: Examining Organizational Effectiveness in Division I BCS College Football Programs
Henry Wear, The University of Kansas; Aaron Clopton, The University of Kansas (Advisor); Jesse Meyer, The University of Kansas; Ben Wilkerson, Louisiana State University; James Alford, Louisiana State University
Determinations of a Novelty Effect for Universities Considering Athletic Association Reclassification
Dylan Williams, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Ethics
Ethical Practices in Sport Management Publishing: Consideration of a Voluntary Code of Conduct
Alison Doherty, Western University; Holger Preuss, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz; Benoit Seguin, University of Ottawa; David Shilbury, Deakin University; Tracy Taylor, University of Technology, Sydney
A Model of Corruption in Intercollegiate Athletics: The Impact of NCAA Violations on Organizational Success
Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Mansour Ndiaye, University of Connecticut; Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Finance
Financial Management of Intercollegiate Athletics Mirrors Institutional Financial Management
Olin Adams, Auburn University; Marie Kraska, Auburn University
Comparing the Intrinsic Values of NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Coaches to Their Nominal Compensation
Ryan Brewer, Indiana University - IUPUC; Chad McEvoy, Syracuse University; Nels Popp, Illinois State University
Litigation and Shareholder Wealth of Sport Corporations: Applicability of Event Study Analysis
Sungho Cho, Bowling Green State University; Minyong Lee, North Carolina A&T State University
Should San Jose say “No Way” to the Oakland A’s?
Daniel Rascher, University of San Francisco; Mark Nagel, University of South Carolina; Matt Brown, University of South Carolina
The Impact of Revenue Diversification and Organizational Success Factors on the Financial Situation of Sport Governing Bodies in Germany
Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne; Christoph Breuer, German Sport University Cologne
Governance
Altering the Emphases in Sport Programs: The Oversight of Hedonic Rewards and Sense of Community
Brennan Berg, The University of Memphis; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
Perspectives of Sport and Leisure Amenity Development in a Small City
Meaghan Carey, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
The Impact of the Legalization of Mixed Martial Arts on a Canadian Border City: A Delphi Study
Jimmy El-Turk, University of Windsor; Andrew Bakos, University of Windsor; Michael Ayotte, University of Windsor; Jules Woolf, University of Windsor (Advisor)
An Empirical Study on the Construction of Sustainable Development
Cheng Nan Kang, National Taiwan University
Shifting Responsibilities: A Multi-Level Approach to Concussion Management within Adolescent Sport
Catherine Quatman-Yates, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center; Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University; Sarah Fields, The Ohio State University; Dawn Comstock, Nationwide Children's Hospital and The Ohio State University
Rio de Janeiro Residents’ Perceptions of Legacy and Support for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games
Claudio Rocha, University of Sao Paulo; Valdir Barbanti, University of Sao Paulo; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University
Examining Board Development in Sport Governing Bodies
Geoff Schoenberg, Griffith University; Chris Auld, Griffith University (Advisor); Graham Cuskelly, Griffith University (Advisor)
Sport Governance: Re-Engaging Stakeholders
David Shilbury, Deakin University; Lesley Ferkins, Unitec
Quantifying the Benefits of Intercollegiate Athletics Participation: Achievement Motivation, Self-Discipline, and Self-Esteem
Erianne A. Weight, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kristina Navarro, University of Oklahoma; Landon T. Huffman, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Abbie E. Smith-Ryan, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
"If Everyone is Using, Shouldn't I?": Investigating the Influence of Social Norms on High School Athletes' Intentions to Use Anabolic Androgenic Steroids
Jules Woolf, University of Windsor; Rajiv Rimal, Johns Hopkins University; Pooja Sripad, Johns Hopkins University
Assessing the Relevance of the 'Goldman Dilemma' in Contemporary Sport
Jules Woolf, University of Windsor; James Connor, University of New South Wales, Canberra; Jason Mazanov, University of New South Wales, Canberra
Governance of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games for Sustainability
Xinquan (Sheena) Yang, University of Texas at Austin
Legal Aspects
Crossing Boundaries with Title IX: An Investigation of the Effects of Gender Equity Laws Applied to Nigerian Interuniversity Athletics
Emeka Anaza, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jacqueline McDowell, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Regulating “The Twitter Olympics:” Analyzing Efforts to Regulate Social Media and Ambush Marketing at the London 2012 Olympics
John Grady, University of South Carolina; Khalid Ballouli, University of South Carolina; Andrew Pressley, University of South Carolina; Anita M. Moorman, University of Louisville
Title IX Compliance: Does Conference Affiliation Matter?
Colleen McGlone, Coastal Carolina University; George Schaefer, Auburn-Montgomery University
Is the OCR Sexual Violence Standard “Reasonable”?
Barbara Osborne, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The Squared Circle: An Analysis of Professional Boxing Legislation and Antonio Margarito
Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University; Terry Eddy, St. John's University; Kee Jae Kang, Samsung
Management/Leadership
Continuity of Operations (COOP) Preparedness of NCAA Division I Athletic Departments
Brandon Allen, The University of Southern Mississippi; Stacey Hall, The University of Southern Mississippi; Dennis Phillips, The University of Southern Mississippi
When Mastery Gets in the Way of Winning: Examining Coaches’ Management of Parental Psychology in Youth Sport Development Settings
Matthew Bowers, University of Texas at Austin; John Bartholomew, University of Texas at Austin
Hurdling Over Constraints and Onto Career Success
Mikayla Brandhorst, Washington State University; Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor)
CSR in NCAA Athletics: Strategic Focus and Core Competencies
Lauren E. Brown, Temple University; Lindsay Parks Pieper, Lynchburg College
The Role of Servant Leadership in Developing an Ethical Climate in Intercollegiate Athletics
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University
Application of Mystery Shopping Technique in Coaching Evaluation
Siu Yin Cheung, Hong Kong Baptist University; Nga Yee Kwan, Hong Kong Baptist University; Jennifer Mak, Marshall University
A Cultural Examination of Exercise Commitment and Brand Equity in U.S. and South Korean Fitness Clubs
Wanyong Choi, Indiana University Bloomington; Benjamin Wright, Indiana University Bloomington; Daeyeon Kim, Indiana University Bloomington; Antonio Williams, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor); Choonghoon Lim, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor); Patrick Walsh, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
Multiple Perspectives on the Organizational Implementation of an Athlete Development Framework
Ryan Clutterbuck, Western University; Marie-Pier Charest, Université Laval; Patti Millar, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor); Guylaine Demers, Université Laval (Advisor)
Motivation and Retention Factors of Sport-for-Development Volunteers
Adam Cohen, Texas A&M University; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Participant Motivation Towards an Elite, Multinational, Sport-for-Development Event
Adam Cohen, Texas A&M University; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
NFL Player Safety: Does Prioritizing Player Welfare Attract Consumers?
Ray Cotrufo, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
The Effects of League-Wide Environmental Initiatives on the Behavior of Sport Consumers: The Case of NBA Green
Ray Cotrufo, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
The Impact of Mediating Factors on Transfer of Training in Minor Hockey Coaches
Shawn Eckford, Brock University and Centre for Sport Capacity; Julie Stevens, Brock University and Centre for Sport Capacity (Advisor)
Women in Sport Leadership: A Dialogue Around Resistance and Strategies for Change
Janet Fink, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Sally Shaw, University of Otago; Marlene Dixon, University of Texas at Austin; Annelies Knoppers, University of Utrecht; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University; Jacqueline McDowell, University of Illinois
Exploring the Volunteer Life Cycle: A Preliminary Investigation of Back on My Feet Volunteers
Vincent Frascella, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor); Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor); Ceridwyn King, Temple University (Advisor)
Human Capital and Team Performance
Bill Gerrard, Leeds University Business School, UK; Andy Lockett, Warwick Business School, UK
Where Does ROI Reign Supreme in NCAA Division I? Examining the Relationship Between Athletic Expenses and Directors’ Cup Points
Landon T. Huffman, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Tim Mirabito, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Toward Predicting Escalation of Commitment: Normalizing Determinants in Intercollegiate Athletic Departments
Michael Hutchinson, University of Memphis; Calvin Nite, Texas Tech University; Adrien Bouchet, University of Tulsa
Does a Head Coach Change Impact NCAA Academic Progress Rate?: A Study of FBS Coaching Changes from 2003-2011
James Johnson, Ball State University; Lawrence Judge, Ball State University; Donghun Lee, Ball State University; Lindsey Blom, Ball State University; Megan Ridley, Ball State University
Designer Perceptions on the Pro-Environmental Movement in Sport: An Innovation Diffusion Perspective
Timothy Kellison, Florida State University; Sungil Hong, Baylor University
Exploring Cognitive Restructure: A Multi-Foci Leadership Perspective
Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida
Effectiveness of Authentic Leadership in the Context of Sports
So-Hee Kim, Seoul National University; Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University (Advisor); Won-Jae Lee, International Sport Cooperation Center of Korea
A Servant Leadership Conceptual Framework in Sport: The Role of Relationship Quality
Minjung Kim, Florida State University; Janelle Wells, Florida State University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
The Relationship Between Centrality, Volunteer Satisfaction, and Re-Participation Intentions of Older Adult Female Volunteers: The Case of Daegu IAAF World Championship Games
Milyang Kim, Soon Chun Hyang University; Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Boyun Woo, Endicott College
Assessing Donor Motivations in Professional Sports: Development of a Conceptual Framework
Minhong Kim, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Understanding the Relationship Between Volunteers’ Social Media Interaction, Team Member Exchange, and Organizational Citizenship Behavior in a Community Sporting Event
Chungyeol Lee, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Advisor)
A Development of Motivation Scale of Sport Website Users: A Perspective of Motivation Factors on Attitude and Behavioral Intention
Soonhwan Lee, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis; Hongbum Shin, Keimyung University; Sungwon Bae, William Paterson University
A Conceptual Model Examining Professional Athletes’ Motives to Engage in Social Entrepreneurship
Jami Lobpries, Texas A&M University; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Knowledge Management in Large Scale Events
Darlene MacDonald, University of Ottawa; Milena M. Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Gender Role Expectations and the Prevalence of Women as Assistant Coaches
Rachel Madsen, Niagara University; Brianna Clark, Temple University
The Lifeblood of College Sports: A Social Influence Approach to Understanding Recruiters, the Recruitment Process, and Student-Athlete College Choice Factors
Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University; Pamela Perrewe, Florida State University; Gerald Ferris, Florida State University
Taking on the Cause: Exploring Volunteer Coordinators’ Identities, Motives, and Commitment to the Golf Fore the Cure Program
Amanda Morrison, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Youth Sport Administrators’ Perceptions of Child Abuse Policies and Training
Jeff Noble, Wichita State University; Mark Vermillion, Wichita State University
Altruism, Networking or T-shirts? An Empirical Investigation of Factors that Motivate and Satisfy Volunteers in a Major Sport Event
Douglas Olberding, Xavier University; Julie Cencula Olberding, Northern Kentucky University; Elizabeth Engelhardt, Northern Kentucky University
Athletic Director Duties and the Evolution of College Athletic Department Capabilities
Kevin Snyder, Southern New Hampshire University; Glenn Wong, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
The Feeling is Mutual: Academic Advisors Perceptions of Student-Athletes
Sarah Stokowski, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Cheryl Rode, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Robin Hardin, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Advisor)
Investigating the Role of Identification in Team Sport Organizations
Steve Swanson, Temple University; Aubrey Kent, Temple University (Advisor)
Environmental Management in Motor Sports: A Case Study of the United States Formula One Grand Prix
Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee; Michael Pfahl, Ohio University; Emily Sparvero, University of Texas at Austin
The Integrated View of Intercollegiate Athletics: College Coach Perspectives
Erianne A. Weight, University of North Carolina; Coyte Cooper, University of North Carolina
Interested in Being an Athletic Director: Do Self-Efficacy and Work-Family Conflict Matter?
Janelle Wells, Florida State University; Timothy Ryan, University of Memphis
Planning for Spontaneity: Achieving Communitas at a Sport-for-Development Event
Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University; John Borland, Springfield College
Gender Differences in Interpersonal Networks: An Exploration of Sport Leaders
Jennifer Zdroik, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan
Marketing
University vs Team Brand-Dominance Effects on NCAA Conference Change
Bradley Baker, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
The Athletic Funding Crisis and Booster Departments: An Examination of Donor Motivations
Jordan Bass, University of Kansas; Brian Gordon, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Sponsorship Awareness in Professional Soccer: An Examination of Recall and Recognition Among Team Fans
Rui Biscaia, Technical University of Lisbon; Abel Correia, Technical University of Lisbon (Advisor); António Rosado, Technical University of Lisbon (Advisor); Stephen Ross, University of Minnesota; Masayuki Yoshida, Biwako Seiki Sport College
A Study of Female Sport Fans with Respect to Fantasy Sport Participation
Ben Blain, Brock University; Craig Hyatt, Brock University
A Qualitative Examination of Branding Strategies Employed by Sport Organizations through Social Media
Matthew Blaszka, Indiana University; Patrick Walsh, Indiana University; Beth Cianfrone, Georgia State University; Choonghoon Lim, Indiana University
Dynamic Sponsorship Pricing: A Conceptual Framework
Eric Brownlee, Gannon University; Megan B. Shreffler, University of Minnesota
Strategic Match of Athlete Endorsement in Global Markets
Yonghwan Chang, University of Florida; Akiko Arai, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Asli Tasci, University of Florida; Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University
What Attracts NASCAR Female and Male Fans? A Factor Analysis of Motivation for Auto-Racing Spectators
Li Chen, Delaware State University (Advisor); Lei Ouyang, Delaware State University; Liyi Ding, Shanghai Nornal University
The Effects of Prior Experiences on the Perception of Live Sensory Stimuli
Kyu-soo Chung, University of Texas at Austin; Dong Soo Ryu, Korea University, Seoul; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Geumchan Hwang, University of Minnesota; Randall Griffiths, University of the Incarnate Word
The Role of Team Identification in (Not) Processing Sponsor Information: Applying the Elaboration Likelihood Model
Elizabeth Delia, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
The Activation and Development of Psychological Connections to New Sport Teams
Jason Doyle, Griffith University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Lock, Griffith University; Kevin Filo, Griffith University (Advisor)
Developing a Scale to Explore Runners' Motivation to Participate in a Mass Participation Sport Event
James Du, Temple University; Vincent Frascella, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor); Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Rediscovering Antecedents and Consequences of Event Satisfaction within a MPSE Context
James Du, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor); Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Destined for Success? Team Identification and the Attributional Bias of NFL Fans
Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Terry Eddy, St. John's University
Proceed to Checkout? The Impact of Time in Advanced Ticket Purchase Decisions
Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Joris Drayer, Temple University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University
How Effective is it to Market the Violent Aspects of a Combat Sport
T. Chris Greenwell, University of Louisville; Jason Simmons, University of Tampa; Dustin Thorn, Coastal Carolina University; Meg G. Hancock, University of Louisville
Developing and Testing Sport Consumption Models for Asians in a Host Country: Examining Cultural Factors
Jae-Pil Ha, University of Arkansas at Little Rock; Mary A. Hums, University of Louisville (Advisor); T. Chris Greenwell, University of Louisville; Seong-Hee Park, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Women’s Rugby, Motivations for Females to Participate and Consume the Sport of Rugby
Catherine Harper, University of Missouri; Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri (Advisor); Tyler Hack, University of Missouri (Advisor)
Revisiting Team Identification: A New Conceptualization
David P. Hedlund, St. John’s University; Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology; Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology
Brand Community Formation in Sports: An Interdisciplinary Approach
Bob Heere, University of Texas at Austin; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois
Going Down: An Empirical Study of Sport Fan De-Escalation
Craig Hyatt, Brock University; William Foster, University of Alberta, Augustana Campus
Do Motives Differ Based on Psychological Connection? An Examination of the Psychological Continuum Model with Golf Participants
Jung-Hwan Jeon, North Carolina Central University; Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University (Advisor); Bong-Arm Choi, Daegu University; Jun-Won Bae, Institute of Health Promotion and Exercise; Michelle Harrolle, North Carolina State University (Advisor)
Understanding the Impact of Planned Behavior on Donor Intention to Donate to Green Stadium Initiatives: Development of a Theoretical Framework
Liyan Jin, University of Florida; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor); Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor)
Understanding Sport Volunteer Behavior in a Sporting Event: Impacts of Self-Congruity and Functional Congruity on Brand Attitude
Chanho Kang, Texas A&M University; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
New Fans, New Places: The Role of Sport in Organizational Socialization
Matthew Katz, University of Texas at Austin; Bob Heere, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Relationships as Strategic Assets: Conceptualizing Sport Fan Equity
Young Do Kim, Florida State University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University (Advisor)
A Meta-Analytic Review of the Factors Affecting Sport Consumer Consumption Behaviors
Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University; Hyun-Woo Lee, Florida State University; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University
Implicit Personality Model and Sport Consumers’ Choice Decision Tasks: Developing a Conceptual Framework
Hee Youn Kim, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
"The Game Could Have Been Worse..." The Role of Counterfactual Thinking in Sport Consumer Behavior
Jun Woo Kim, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Effects of Customer Productivity Using Technology-Based Self-Services on Customer Value among Screen Golf Center Users in Korea
Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University; Jihyo Son, Sungkyunkwan University; Sewoong Kim, Daejin University; Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor)
Influence of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivations on Consumption Behavior of Formula One Event Spectators: The Case of Shanghai Grand Prix
Suk-kyu Kim, University of Georgia; Kevin Byon, University of Georgia (Advisor); Chong Kim, Hanyang University; Jae-gu Yu, Hanyang University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Mediating Effects Of Self-Sponsor Image Congruence on Relationship Between Team Identification and Sponsor Identification
Yongman Kim, Dankook University; Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Soojin Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
The Role of Endorser in Fitness Advertising: Examining the Effect of Fit between Endorser and Cause on Consumer Response
Daeyeon Kim, Indiana University; Wanyong Choi, Indiana University; Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
The Moderating Effect of Commitment on the Event Quality and Revisit Intention Link: A Comparison Between College Men’s and Women’s Basketball Events
Tae Ho Kim, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor); Kevin Cattani, University of Dubuque
Is Emotional Valence Separable? Empirical Evidence for Mixed Emotions During Consumption of a Sporting Event.
Jun Woo Kim, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
The Effect of Different Information Sources on Consumers’ Purchase Intention: The Moderating Role of Product Involvement
Tae Ho Kim, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Latent Mean Analysis of Donor Motivation in College Sport: Does Contribution Level Matter?
Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Hee Youn Kim, University of Florida
The Role of Moral Emotions on Consumers’ Responses toward a Sport Property-Driven Cause-Related Marketing Campaign: A Case of NFL’s Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign
Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan; Ketra Armstrong, University of Michigan; Seung Pil Lee, University of Michigan
Impact of Mega Sport Events Service Quality on Spectator Satisfaction, Revisit Intention and Referral Intention
Woong Kwon, Florida State University; Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State Univerisity (Advisor)
Reconsidering the Aesthetics of Spectator Sports
Woong Kwon, Florida State University; Chong Kim, Hanyang university; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
The Theory of Planned Behavior and the Intention to Consume Sport through Home Entertainment Technology
Benjamin Larkin, Southern New Hampshire University; Doug Blais, Southern New Hampshire University (Advisor); Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University (Advisor); Mark Hecox, Southern New Hampshire University (Advisor)
How Sport Consumer Research can Benefit from the Human Brain?
Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Antecedents and Consequences of Relationship Quality: Empirical Examination in Participant Sports
Hyun-Woo Lee, Florida State University; Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Selling Pink: Exploring the Impact of Breast Cancer-Related Marketing Campaigns
Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan; Kali Hengsteler, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Exploring the Impacts of Self-Referencing on Endorsement Effectiveness: A Case of Female Athlete Endorsements
Seungae Lee, University of Texas at Austin; Wonyoung Kim, Wichita State University; G. Clayton Stoldt, Wichita State University; Dan Drane, The University of Southern Mississippi (Advisor); Euy-jin Kim, Kookmin University
The Role of Personality in Consumer Attitudes Toward Cause-Related Sport Marketing
Jaedeock Lee, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania; Mauricio Ferreira, Hypothesis Group and University of San Francisco; Robert Fleischman, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Identifying Emotions Associated with Professional Sport Team Brands
Seunghwan Lee, University of Texas at Austin; Bob Heere, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois (Advisor)
The Impact of our Senses on our Perception of the Brand Community
Seunghwan Lee, University of Texas at Austin; Bob Heere, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Kyu-soo Chung, University of Texas at Austin
Unraveling Lower-Level Sponsorship Effect in Mega Events: Influencing Factors on Intention to Purchase US Team Sponsors’ Products in the World Cup
Cindy Lee, West Virginia University; Gonzalo Bravo, West Virginia University; Hyejin Bang, Florida International University
Measuring Brand Equity by the Contingent Valuation Method
Lucy (Jiesun) Lee, Florida State University; Elizabeth Delia, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Mud, Sweat and Fear: An Exploration of the Participant Motivations in Obstacle Racing
Sonja Lilienthal, San Jose State University; Heidi Grappendorf, North Carolina State University
Fists or Finesse: Unwritten Rules and Marketing to Ice Hockey Fans
Joshua Lupinek, University of Minnesota; Stephen Ross, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Get Girls Back in the Game: Gender Influences on Participation in Collegiate Recreational Sports
DJ Mackie, Washington State University; Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University (Advisor)
An Associative Learning Account of Branding Effects of Sport Sponsorship
Lunhua Mao, University of Florida; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor); Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor)
Theory and Determinants of Consumer Demand for Sports Lottery: Development of a Conceptual Model
Lunhua Mao, University of Florida; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor); Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor)
Evaluating New Perspectives on Fan Engagement & Development
Heath McDonald, Swinburne University; Daniel Funk, Temple University; Adam Karg, Deakin University; Daniel Lock, Griffith University; Kevin Filo, Griffith University
Sandow's Followers: A Historical Case Study of Brand Community
Dominic Morais, University of Texas at Austin; Matthew Katz, University of Texas at Austin; Janice Todd, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
New York or New York: Ascertaining Fan Choice Behaviors in a Multi-Franchise Market
Michael Mudrick, University of Connecticut; Joshua Lupinek, University of Minnesota
Team Identification Revisited: New Zealanders’ Connection to the All Blacks
Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology; David P. Hedlund, St. John's University; Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology
Antecedents and Consequences of Satisfaction among Participants in Charity Sporting Events
Meungguk Park, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Taeho Yoh, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; David Shonk, James Madison University
Celebrity Athlete Endorser Effectiveness: Construction and Validation of a Scale
Ted Peetz, Belmont University; Nancy Lough, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Predicting Intention to Patronize Vancouver 2010 Olympic Sponsors: An Extended Theory of Planned Behavior Approach
Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; Ron McCarville, University of Waterloo; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida
Participatory Pricing in Sport: An Examination of Name-Your-Own-Price and Pay-What-You-Want Pricing
Jason D. Reese, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University (Advisor); George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
The Impact of Event Satisfaction and Running Involvement on Quality of Life
Mikihiro Sato, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Conceptualizing the Role of Hope in Sport Consumption Behavior
Sunyun Shin, Yonsei University; Kwang-Min Cho, Yonsei University (Advisor); Minsuk Song, Florida State University
Fan Loyalty: Predicting True, Latent, Spurious, and Low Loyalty Based on Spectator Motives
Ryan Wang, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Conceptualizing the Role of Online Sport Brand Community Quality in Cultivating Consumer Brand Loyalty
Jerry Wang, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor); Yelena Y. Wang, University of Georgia
The Effect of the Variables on Spectators' Desire to Stay at Professional Golf Tournament in Japan
Yasuhiro Watanabe, Hiroshima University of Economics; Koji Matsumoto, Hiroshima University of Economics; Haruo Nogawa, Juntendo University; Toshie Takahashi, Juntendo University
Managing Sport Sponsorship Relationships towards a Happy End: Structures, Processes, and Evaluation Strategies
Xinquan (Sheena) Yang, University of Texas at Austin; Robert Sparks, The University of British Columbia
Customer Engagement in Extra-Role Behavior: Empirical Evidence from Spectator Sport
Masayuki Yoshida, Biwako Seikei Sport College; Brian Gordon, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse; Makoto Nakazawa, University of Tsukuba; Rui Biscaia, Technical University of Lisbon
Differences in Evaluation of Athlete Endorsement Deals: Analytic vs. Holistic Thinking
Mujde Yuksel, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Ryan Spalding, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Mark McDonald, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Advisor)
Promoting Kung Fu to the American People: A Marketing Perspective
James J. Zhang, University of Georgia; Doris Lu-Anderson, California State University - Long Beach; Minhong Kim, University of Georgia; Yelena Y. Wang, University of Georgia
Examining Differences of Gender, Experience and Style on Motivation of Participants in Chinese Martial Arts
Liye Zou, Delaware State University; Lei Ouyang, Delaware State University; Xiuye Xie, Delaware State University; Wenjie Chen, Delaware State University; Ran Li, Delaware State University; Li Chen, Delaware State University (Advisor)
Organizational Theory/Culture
Testing the Moderating Role of Collectivism Between Psychological Contract Fulfilment and Job Satisfaction: An Analysis of Coaches From Japan, Russia, Taiwan and Venezuela
Gonzalo Bravo, West Virginia University; Doyeon Won, Yonsei University, Korea; Etsuko Ogasawara, Juntendo University, Japan; Jakie Shao, Taipei Physical Education College, Taiwan; Rosa López de D’Amico, Universidad Pedagógica Experimental Libertador, Venezuela; Peter Smolianov, Salem State University; Oleg Voznyak, Ministry of Sport, Russian Federation
Social Exchange and the Team: A Study of Player-team Dyads in Intercollegiate Athletics
W. Andrew Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University; Brian A. Turner, The Ohio State University
Radical and Incremental Innovation in Community Sport
Alison Doherty, Western University; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Kristen Rogalsky, Western University; Richard Wolfe, University of Victoria; Orland Hoeber, University of Regina
Multi-Dimensions of Organizational Justice and Affective Commitment in a Collegiate Team Sport Setting: The Moderating Effect of Group Cohesion
Jae-Pil Ha, University of Arkansas at Little Rock; Sun Kang, University of Louisville; Jae-Hyun Ha, The College of Saint Rose; Keunsu Han, Towson University
Pay No More to Play: School Board Decision Making and the Elimination of Sport Participation Fees
Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; Jennifer Zdroik, University of Michigan
Evolution of the IOC and IPC Strategic Alliance
Nicole Jacobs, University of Western Ontario; Laura Misener, University of Western Ontario (Advisor)
Organizational Justice in the NFL
Justin Lovich, Florida State University; Kyle Bunds, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
A Model of Capacity Building in Community Sport Organizations
Patti Millar, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
Fundraising at the ‘Ice-roots’ Level: A Case Study of the Impact of Communityengage.com on Minor Hockey
Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Ryan Snelgrove, University of Windsor
A Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Conceptual Framework for Pro-Sports Teams
Youngho Park, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Creciendo el Juego: An Institutional Perspective on Changes in the Structure of the Dominican Baseball Academies
K. Alexander Schmidt, University of Illinois; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois (Advisor)
Professional Teams and Charitable Foundations: Doing Well at "Doing Good?"
Emily Sparvero, University of Texas at Austin; Aubrey Kent, Temple University
Facility Manager Attitudes Towards Environmental Responsibility: A Resource-Based Perspective
Matthew Walker, University of Southern Mississippi; Haylee Uecker-Mercado, University of South Carolina
Privilege Gets Your Foot in the Door: A Multilevel Examination of Institutionalization in Sport Management Careers
Nefertiti Walker, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University
The Influence of a University's Social Identity on NCAA Divisional Affiliation
Dylan Williams, Louisiana State University; Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Professional Preparation
Sport Management Students: Ready to Take (on) the Field?
Jessica Braunstein-Minkove, Towson University; Jaime DeLuca, Towson University
Student Engagement in Online Instruction in Sport Management
Frank Butts, University of West Georgia; Leigh Ann Bussell, University of West Georgia
The External Review Process From Start To Finish … And To Revision?
Jacquelyn Cuneen, Bowling Green State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; Pamela Baker, George Mason University; James Strode, Ohio Dominican University; Heather Lawrence, Ohio Iniversity
From Mentoring to Networking: Laying the Foundation for the Future of Sport Management
Leigh Ann Danzey Bussell, University of West Georgia; Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Laura Hatfield, University of West Georgia; Lance Hatfield, University of Missouri; Frank Butts, University of West Georgia
The Myth of Work-Life Balance: A Round Table Discussion
Gregory Kane, Eastern Connecticut State University; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut; Sally Ross, Grand Vally State University; John Miller, Troy University
Sport Management Programs in the Business School: A Survey of Perceptions
iversity; Dave Synowka, Robert Morris University; Susan Brown Foster, Saint Leo University; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University; Li Chen, Delaware State University; Anastasios Kaburakis, Saint Louis University"
Developing Strategic Partnerships With Sport Industry Professionals
Timothy Liptrap, Nichols College; Colleen Colles, Metropolitan State University of Denver
What NASSM Does For You & What YOU Can Do For NASSM: 2013 NASSM Student Symposium
Leeann Lower, The Ohio State University; Tim DeSchriver, University of Delaware; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Michael Odio, University of Florida; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University
From Social Networking to Professional Networking: (Re)introducing Your Students to Twitter
Heather Muir, Bowling Green State University; Olan Scott, Edith Cowan University; Naila Jinnah, Queen's University
Title IX Misperceptions: What Does it Hold for our Future
Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Erica Zonder, Eastern Michigan University
Sport Management Accreditation: Balancing Prescriptive Standards and Institutional Flexibility
Jo Williams, University of Southern Maine; Robert Baker, George Mason University
Research/Statistical Methodology
Why Seek Specialized Accreditation? A Case Study of COSMA
Heather Alderman, Commission on Sport Management Accreditation; Lisa Miller, American Military University
What have We Studied in Sport Management: Citation Analysis of the Journal of Sport Management, 1997-2012
Amy Kim, Florida State University; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
An Exploration of Intellectual Themes and Trends in Sport Management from a Multilevel Perspective: Bibliometric and Social Network Analyses
Amy Kim, Florida State University; Janelle Wells, Florida State University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Sport Management Symposium and Tutorial (Part I): Pragmatic Procedures and Techniques for Establishing the Validity of Survey Instruments
Eddie Lam, Cleveland State University; Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University; Kenny Chen, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia
Data Mining in Sport Management: Random Forests and the Hockey Hall of Fame
Brian Mills, University of Florida; Steve Salaga, Florida Institute of Technology
Meta-Analysis in Sport Management Research: A Quantitative Systematic Review
Carolina Salge, University of Georgia; Kevin Byon, University of Georgia (Advisor); Thomas A. Baker, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Socio-Cultural
Highly Identified Sport Fans and the Peculiar Habit of Wagering Against their Favorite Team
Nola Agha, University of San Francisco; B. David Tyler, Western Carolina University
A Meta-Analysis of the Social Impacts of the Olympic Games
Thomas Aicher, University of Cincinnati; Brianna Newland, Victoria University
Kick, Punch, Grapple: Exploring Women’s Motivations for Mixed Martial Arts Participation
Adam Ali, University of Windsor; Mathew Brooks, University of Windsor; Alexander DiBiase, University of Windsor; Kylie Wasser, University of Windsor; Jules Woolf, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Fighting Culture: The Mediated Institutional Culture’s Influence on the UFC Labor Market
Mike Armstrong, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
The State of Intramural Opportunities in Texas Public Schools
Ted Burden, University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Myths and Realities: Understanding Students’ Perceptions of Title IX
Amy Cole, Washington State University; Tammy Crawford, Washington State University; Yong Chae Rhee, Washington State University
An Examination of International Student Athletes Traveling to the US to Play Collegiate Sport
Cornell Foo, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor); Catherine Emihovich, University of Florida
A Multilevel Analysis of the Lifespan of the Campus-Community Partnership: From Initiation to Restructuring
Rhema Fuller, Alfred State College; Vernon Percy, Central Connecticut State University; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut
A Qualitative Examination of the Work-Life Interface of Coaching Fathers
Jeff Graham, University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Taking A Broader View: A Life Course Perspective on Women's Athletic Career Trajectories
Allyson Hartzell, University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Civic Paternalism as the Political Reason For the No-vote Subsidy
Timothy Kellison, Florida State University; Michael Mondello, University of South Florida
The Impact of a Sport Related Study Abroad on Global Mindedness
Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University
Exploring the Capacity of Sport for Empowering Women: A Conceptual Framework
So Youn Lim, University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Sport for Development Program Design for Chinese Immigrants
Yen-Chun Lin, University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
High School Girls’ Sport Coaches: Characteristics and Persistence
Angela Lumpkin, University of Kansas; Judy Favor, Kansas State University; Lacole McPherson, University of Minnesota, Crookston
An Insider’s Perspective on the Creation of Community through a Charity Sporting Event
Daniel Nabben, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Understanding Male and Female Differences in the Consumption of Mixed Martial Arts
Michael Naraine, University of Windsor; Marge Holman, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Who's Got the Power?: Examining the Differences and Similarities Between Sport Participants and Sport Administrators in the Expected and Obtained Benefits of Sport Participation
Joyce Olushola, University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Marlene Dixon, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
When and Where They Enter: Employing Shaw and Frisby's (2006) Fourth Frame in Researching African –American Women’s Sporting Experiences
Joyce Olushola, University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Marlene Dixon, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Sport-for-Development in a Pacific Islands Context: Towards Sustainable Social and Health Qutcomes for People in Disadvantaged Communities
Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology Sydney; Katja Siefken, Auckland University of Technology
Veterans Who Became Paralympians: A Media Analysis of Identity Reconstruction Through Sport
Rachel Shields, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Investigating Differences in Structure and Challenges Among Sport for Development Programs
Natalie Smith, University of Texas at Austin; Brian Gonzales, University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Black Student-Athlete Perceptions of Academic Support Centers
Astin Steward, Texas A&M University; John Singer, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Marginalization or Empowerment? A Case Study of Lived Experiences of Female Sport Fans
Katie Sveinson, University of Regina; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina (Advisor)
The Impact of Student-Athlete Community Service Partnerships on Community Agencies
Per G. Svensson, University of Louisville; Matt R. Huml, University of Louisville; Meg G. Hancock, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Model Creation for Leveraging Sport Events for Sport Participation and Development
Marijke Taks, University of Windsor; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin; Laura Misener, Western University
Cockfighting Industry: An In-Depth Analysis
Luisa Velez, West Virginia University
Exploring a Possible Lucrative and Attractive Market Segment for Sport Managers: Adulthood Sport Participation
David Walsh, University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Run for Your Life: A Developmental Program Assessment of an After-School Running Program
Christine Wegner, Temple University; Yuhei Inoue, The University of Memphis
Run Like a Girl: Gender Differences in the Psychosocial Attitudes of Recreational Runners
Christine Wegner, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor); Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Answering the “Call to Brawl”: Developing Recruitment and Retention Strategies for Roller Derby
Joey Zhou, University of Windsor; Katrina Krawec, University of Windsor; Jules Woolf, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Sport Tourism
Determinants of Psychological Impacts of a Cause-Related Sport Event on Local Attendees
Yuhei Inoue, University of Memphis; Cody Havard, University of Memphis
Comparing the Image of the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympic Games: What do the Spectators Think?
Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Dan Drane, University of Southern Missisipi; Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire; Ari Kim, University of Florida
Resident Perceptions of Successfully Hosting a Small Scale Sport Event
Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Impact of Mega Sport Events on the Host Country's Destination Image and Country Image
Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University; Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University; Yukyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Understanding Urban Development Through the Use of an Events Portfolio
Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor); Richelle Clark, Western University
Exploring Motivational Characteristics of Recreational Road Cyclists Competing in Multiday Tourism Events
Paula Upright, Western Kentucky University; Keri Esslinger, Western Kentucky University; Leah Spurlin, Western Kentucky University
Imagery Processing - An Investigation of Sport Tourists’ Travel Decision Making
Ryan Wang, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Finalist
A Qualitative Analysis of Athletic Apparel and Equipment Sponsorship and Student-Athlete Recruitment at the Football Championship Subdivision
Melissa Davies, University of Northern Colorado; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
An Audience Interpretation of Professional Athlete Self-Presentation on Twitter
Katie Lebel, The University of Western Ontario; Karen Danylchuk, The University of Western Ontario (Advisor)
The Persuasiveness of Electronic Word of Mouth on Sport Consumer Behavior: An Elaboration Likelihood Model Perspective
Megan B. Shreffler, University of Minnesota; Stephen Ross, University of Minnesota (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
The Role of Mass Participant Sport Events in Psychological Involvement and Quality of Life: A Longitudinal Approach
Mikihiro Sato, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Teaching
Clickers in the Sport Management Classroom
Phillip Blosser, Liberty University; Vicky Martin, Liberty University
Building Successful Leaders in the Sport Management Classroom and in the Sport Management Field
Lorri Engstrom, Kutztown University; Dina Hayduk, Kutztown University; Del Engstrom, Ursinus College
Sport and the Environment: Can a Class Change Perceptions and/or Behaviors
Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Tim Lampe, Virginia Commonweath University
Online Learning is Here to Stay! Sport Management and Distance Education
Michelle Harrolle, North Carolina State University; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Paul Keiper, Texas A&M University; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University; Timothy Ryan, University of Memphis
Innovation in the Sport Management Classroom: Student Interpretation of YouTube as a Learning Tool
Katie Lebel, The University of Western Ontario; Alanna Harman, The University of Western Ontario; Carol Fletcher, St. John's University
Instructional Strategies for Integrating Writing and Active Learning in Sport Management Classrooms
Angela Lumpkin, University of Kansas; Becky Achen, University of Kansas
Teaching with the Case Method
Chad McEvoy, Syracuse University; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor; Norm O'Reilly, University of Ottawa
The Influence of the Senior Internship Experience on the Career Decision Making and Development of Tourism, Recreation and Sport Management Students
Michael Odio, University of Florida; Janelle Wells, Florida State University; Cornell Foo, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor)
The New, Old Starter Clothing Company: A Strategic Case Study of Nostalgia
Adam Pfleegor, Louisiana State University; Khirey Walker, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
NASSM 2012
Communication
An Experimental Study on the Effectiveness of Social Media Marketing: The Impact of Facebook Status Updates
Kendra Bayne, Louisiana State University; Beth Cianferone, Georgia State University (Advisor)
#WorldSeries: An Empirical Examination of Twitter Hashtag Use During a Major Sporting Event
Matthew Blaszka, Indiana University-Bloomington; Lauren Burch, Indiana University-Bloomington; Evan Frederick, Indiana University-Bloomington; Patrick Walsh, Indiana University-Bloomington (Advisor); Galen Clavio, Indiana University-Bloomington (Advisor); Paul Pedersen, Indiana University-Bloomington (Advisor)
User Characteristics of a Big Ten Football Twitter Feed: A Social Network Analysis
Galen Clavio, Indiana University; Lauren Burch, Indiana University; Evan Frederick, Indiana University
From Prancing Pixies to Powerful Women: The Changing Frames of Olympic Women’s Gymnastics Coverage from 1984 to 2008
Andrea N. Eagleman, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; Soonhwan Lee, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
What Did They Say? A Content Analysis of Professional Team Tweets
Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University; Chris Greenwell, University of Louisville
Luxury Brand Positioning in Athlete Endorsement Markets: A Correspondence Analysis
Won Seok Jang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Yong Hwan Chang, University of Florida
Motivation of Using Social Network Sites and E-Word of Mouth Intention: A Case of Sport Team Facebook Page
Taeho Kim, University of Florida; Hee Yeoun Kim, University of Florida; Jung-Hwan Jeon, North Carolina State University; Kayoung Kim, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Audiences’ Experiences in Watching Telecasted Sport Games and the Recent Transformation in Media Technology
Kihan Kim, Seoul National University; Yunjae Cheong, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; Lira Yun, Seoul National University
Recovering Trust: What Would be Effective Strategies in the Times of Different Negative Incidents?
Cindy Lee, West Virginia University; Hyejin Bang, Florida International University; Floyd Jones, West Virginia University
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and the Media: Using the Content Analytic Method to Examine the Print Communication Coverage Devoted to an Emerging Sport
Tywan Martin, University of Miami; Sang Keon Yoo, Indiana University; Paul Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor); Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
Chinese Broadcast Commentary: Themes and Evolution
Tie Nie, University of Missouri; Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri (Advisor)
New Media Management: Supervised Social Media Versus Unsupervised Social Media
Alexandria Pantaleoni, Indiana University; Isabell Rhenwrick, Indiana University; Matt Blaszka, Indiana University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University (Advisor); Patrick Walsh, Indiana University (Advisor); Antonio Williams, Indiana University (Advisor)
From Human Cockfighting to Legitimate Sport: Politicians Weigh in on MMA
Carla Santos, University of Illinois; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois; K. Alexander Schmidt, University of Illinois; Chang Sup Shim, University of Illinois
The Professional Roles of College Athletics Communicators: Relationship to the Usage and Perceptions of Social Media
G. Clayton Stoldt, Wichita State University; Mike Ross, Wichita State University
Scandal, Scholarship, and Subsidy: An Analysis of Intercollegiate Athletic Coverage Within the Wall Street Journal
Erianne Weight, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Coyte Cooper, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Diversity