Dr. Brenda Pitts, a Professor in Sports Administration, has been selected to receive the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM) Diversity Award at the 2016 NASSM Conference. This award recognizes an individual for his/her exceptional contributions to promote diversity and inclusion within NASSM and related sport management disciplines. The Diversity Award signifies that… more »
Dr. Jackie Lund, a Professor in Health and Physical Education, was inducted as a Fellow with the National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education (NAKHE) at the organization’s 2016 convention held January 6-9 in San Diego. A NAKHE Fellow is one of the acknowledged leaders in the field of kinesiology who has the added distinction… more »
Dr. Tim Kellison, an Assistant Professor in Sports Administration, arrived this spring from the University of Florida, where he had been an assistant professor in the Department of Tourism, Recreation and Sport Management since 2013. He is a graduate of Florida State University and The Ohio State University. His research has focused on the… more »
This note represents my first as the new KH Chair. Please join me in expressing gratitude to Dr. Jackie Lund for her years of dedicated service in this role. After only a couple of weeks on the job, I am already astonished as I realize all the work Jackie faced each day, and how… more »
Mark Geil has been appointed chair of the College of Education and Human Development’s Department of Kinesiology and Health, effective Jan. 4, 2016.