Recreation and sport business faculty profiles

Troy Glover

Troy D. Glover

Professor, Department Chair

Approved master's and doctoral dissertation supervisor

Research interests: urban recreation, place meanings, social capital development, grassroots organizing, and narrative inquiry

Dr. Ron McCarville

Ron E. McCarville

Professor

Approved master's and doctoral dissertation supervisor

Research interests: marketing, management, consumer behaviour, persuasion, service quality

Katie Misener

Katie Misener

Associate Professor, Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies

Approved master's and doctoral dissertation supervisor

Research interests: nonprofit management, organizational capacity, community sport organizations, sport and social capital, social responsibility through sport, service-learning

Luke Potwarka

Luke R. Potwarka

Associate Professor

Approved master's and doctoral dissertation supervisor

Research interests: consumer behaviour related to sport events, exploring the role of mega-sport events in the promotion of physical activity and sport participation, exploring commercial and tourism-related responses to mega-sport events, cognitive function and leisure/sport participation

Ryan Snelgrove

Ryan Snelgrove

Assistant Professor

Approved master's and doctoral dissertation supervisor

Research interests: organizational change; organizational theory; social change; social innovation and impact; youth sport; sport development.

Laura Wood.

Laura Wood

Assistant Professor

Approved master's and doctoral dissertation supervisor

Research interests: consumer behaviour of sport participation; sport marketing; spectatorship; tourism; event manangement.