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Tianou Zhang, Kinesiology PhD candidate, to present at U’s Doctoral Research Showcase April 11

Monday, March 27, 2017: The University’s tenth annual Doctoral Research Showcase will include a presentation by Tianou Zhang, Kinesiology Ph.D. candidate and advisee of Li Li Ji, Ph.D., director of the School of Kinesiology. The Showcase will be held Tuesday, April 11 from 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. in the Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union. The goal of the … Continue reading Tianou Zhang, Kinesiology PhD candidate, to present at U’s Doctoral Research Showcase April 11 [Read Full Story]

Ruth Rath, Kinesiology PhD student, and Wade to publish in EBioMedicine

Monday, March 27, 2017: Ruth Rath, Ph.D. student in Kinesiology,  and Michael Wade, Ph.D., professor in the School of Kinesiology, have written an article on posture and aging to be published in EBioMedicine, a journal that specializes in publishing research and commentary on translational medicine. The title of the article is, “The two faces of postural control in older adults: Stability … Continue reading Ruth Rath, Kinesiology PhD student, and Wade to publish in EBioMedicine [Read Full Story]

LaVoi, Hamilton manuscript accepted to Journal of Moral Education

Monday, March 27, 2017: Nicole LaVoi, Ph.D., senior lecturer and Tucker Center co-director in the School of Kinesiology, and former Tucker Center RA and Kinesiology graduate Dr. Maya Hamilton, have a manuscript accepted for publication in the Journal of Moral Education titled, “Coaches Who Care: The Ethical Professional Identity Development of Moral Exemplar Collegiate Coaches.” This paper is part of Hamilton’s … Continue reading LaVoi, Hamilton manuscript accepted to Journal of Moral Education [Read Full Story]

Crain’s Detroit Business article quotes Tucker Center’s Kane

Monday, March 27, 2017: Mary Jo Kane, Ph.D., professor in the School of Kinesiology and director of the Tucker Center for Research in Girls & Women in Sport, is quoted in a Crain’s Detroit Business article, “Women in the front office: There aren’t many, and that’s bad for business.” Kane notes that “gender equity efforts in professional sports have … Continue reading Crain’s Detroit Business article quotes Tucker Center’s Kane [Read Full Story]

Kihl and colleague to publish in Business & Society Review

Thursday, March 23, 2017: Associate professor Lisa A. Kihl, Ph.D., professor of Sport Management in the School of Kinesiology, and her colleague, Dr. Kathy Babiak (University of Michigan) have had their paper titled, “A blueprint for CSR engagement: Identifying stakeholder expectations and attitudes of a community relations program,” accepted for publication in Business & Society Review. The paper examines sport stakeholders’ … Continue reading Kihl and colleague to publish in Business & Society Review [Read Full Story]

Stoffregen featured in latest Science News cover story

Wednesday, March 22, 2017: The cover story of the March 18 issue of Science News includes the latest research being conducted by Tom Stoffregen, Ph.D., professor in the School of Kinesiology and director of the Affordance Perception-Action Laboratory (APAL). Stoffregen is quoted extensively on his work related to virtual reality, motion sickness, and the sex connection.   [Read Full Story]

LaVoi to serve on panel at event at Villanova University

Wednesday, March 22, 2017: Nicole LaVoi, Ph.D., senior lecturer and Tucker Center co-director in the School of Kinesiology, will be at Villanova University on March 24, 2017, to serve as a panelist for the event,“The Grace of Playing: A Conversation on Sports and Their Role in Human Flourishing.” [Read Full Story]

Kane to moderate session at Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study conference

Tuesday, March 21, 2017: Mary Jo Kane, Ph.D., professor in the School of Kinesiology and director of the Tucker Center for Research in Girls & Women in Sport, will be moderating the session, “Gender, Media, and Popular Culture,” at the conference “Game Changers: Sports, Gender, and Society” to be held April 6-7 at Harvard University’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced … Continue reading Kane to moderate session at Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study conference [Read Full Story]

Award-winning book on sport management theory features chapters by Inoue, Kane, and Kihl

Tuesday, March 21, 2017: Three School of Kinesiology faculty contributed chapters to an award-winning book on sport management theory. Routledge Handbook of Theory in Sport Management was selected as an Outstanding Academic Title 2016 by CHOICE magazine, published by the Association of College and Research Libraries. Yuhei Inoue, Ph.D., Mary Jo Kane, Ph.D., and Lisa Kihl, Ph.D., each wrote chapters. This … Continue reading Award-winning book on sport management theory features chapters by Inoue, Kane, and Kihl [Read Full Story]

Kinesiology Ph.D. candidate Kim will publish in Korean Journal of Sociology of Sport

Tuesday, March 21, 2017: Young Ho Kim, Ph.D. candidate in the School of Kinesiology, has had a paper accepted for publication in the Korean Journal of Sociology of Sport. The paper, entitled “The Normalization of Sport Corruption and Interdependence of the Factors: Symbiosis of Threefolding’s Organism,” examines 1) how sport corruption is normalized in certain sport organizations and societies, and 2) how … Continue reading Kinesiology Ph.D. candidate Kim will publish in Korean Journal of Sociology of Sport [Read Full Story]

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