Sport Science and Sport Studies Faculty

Dr. Alan KornspanDr. Alan Kornspan has published extensive research related to the behavior and cognition of expert and novice coaches. Specifically, this coaching research has focused on the differences between expert and novice coaches. Additionally, Dr. Kornspan has conducted research related to the motivational reasons that coaches believe youth participate in sport and the history of sport and exercise psychology between 1890 and 1965. His research has been published in a number of noted professional journals, including Applied Research in Coaching and Athletics Annual, Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, and Perceptual and Motor Skills

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Dr. Seungbum LeeDr. Seungbum Lee’s research interest areas include cultural and social aspects of sport marketing & management and globalization and sport. He has conducted research on sport sponsorship, sport brand management, sport marketing outsourcing, and sport fan behavior. Currently, he is a member of Sport Marketing Association (SMA) and North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (NASSS).  

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