Authors

healy_small Sally Dear-Healey Currently teaches in Child and Family Studies at Syracuse University and SUNY Oneonta. Read More…
gerdy_headsmall John Gerdy Serves as founder and president of Music For Everyone MusicForEveryone.net, a non-profit dedicated to cultivating the power of music as an educational and community building tool in Lancaster County. Read More…
gurney_small Gerald Gurney, Ph.D., where he teaches in the subject areas of athletics in higher education, athletics academic reform and ethics in athletics. Read More…
hawkins_headsmall Billy Hawkins A professor at the University of Georgia in the department of Kinesiology’ sport management and policy program. His teaching and research contributions are in the areas of sociology of sport and cultural studies, sport management, and sport for development. Read More…
katz_small Stanley Katz is President Emeritus of the American Council of Learned Societies, the national humanities organization in the United States. Read More…
kurlantzick_headsmall Lewis Kurlantzick A 1965 graduate of Wesleyan University, Professor Kurlantzick received his law degree in 1968 from Harvard where he was a member of the Board of Editors of The Harvard Law Review. Read More…
gurney_small Angela Lumpkin is a professor and the Department Chair in the Department of Kinesiology and Sport Management at Texas Tech University. Read More…
malec_head Michael A. Malec Associate Professor of Sociology at Boston College. His published work on sport appears in journals such as the Sociology of Sport Journal and the Journal of Sport and Social Issues, as well as in many chapters in edited books. Read More…
polite_head Fritz Polite Dr. Fritz G. Polite is the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and Chair of the Management Science Division & Director of the Sport Management Program at The Harry F. Byrd Jr., School of Business at Shenandoah University (VA). His research has focused on leadership, hiring practices, race, gender and diversity. Read More…
porto_head Brian Porto A professor at Vermont Law School, where he is Deputy Director of the Sports Law Institute. His sports-related writings examine the relationship between athletic commerce and higher education. Read More…
ridpath_head Dave Ridpath An Associate Professor and the Kahandas Nandola Professor of Sport Management in the College of Business and Department of Sports Administration at Ohio University. Read More…
sack_head Allen Sack A professor in the College of Business at the University of New Haven where he has published over thirty scholarly articles on topics ranging from soccer and ethnic cleaning in the Balkans to sport marketing and management. Read More…
smith_headshotsmall Jay Smith A professor of history at the University of North Carolina, is a specialist of early-modern France, especially in the later seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Most of his work traces the negotiation of change over time, and he often uses the history of language to gain access to processes of change. Read More…
Eric Snyder Dr. Snyder is currently an Assistant Professor of Adult and Higher Education at the University of Oklahoma. Read More…
splitt Frank Splitt The former McCormick Faculty Fellow of Telecommunications, McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science, Northwestern University and Vice President Emeritus of Educational and Environmental Initiatives, Nortel Networks. Read More…
sperber_headsmall Murray Sperber A Visiting Professor in the Cultural Studies of Sport in Education program CSSE, at the University of California, Berkeley since 2008. Read More…
Mary Willingham Mary Willingham previously worked in The Center for Student Success and Academic Counseling (CSSAC) at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Read More…
andrewzimbalist_small Andrew Zimbalist Has published twenty-one books and several dozen articles primarily in the areas of comparative economic systems, economic development and sports economics. Read More…