Sport Management Program Faculty at KU
Doctoral students typically seek (or are assigned) a faculty advisor upon admission to the program.
Aaron W. Clopton, Ph.D. is in his first year as a faculty member at the University of Kansas. He is currently the program director for Sport Management and the director of the new Laboratory for the Study of Sport Management (LSSM).
Dr. Clopton specializes in organizational theory/behavior... more
Dr. Bernie Kish is a Lecturer in Sport Management in the School of Education at the University of Kansas. Prior to this appointment in the Fall of 2005, he served as the first Executive Director of the College Football Hall of Fame in South Bend, Indiana for ten years. He also worked in the... more
Jordan R. Bass, Ph.D. is the Associate Department Chair, Sport Management Program Director, and Associate Professor in the Health, Sport, and Exercise Sciences Department. Dr. Bass is in his seventh year at the University of Kansas. Dr. Bass has published in journals such as Sport Management... more
Brian S. Gordon, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Health, Sport, and Exercise Sciences Department in the area of sport management. Dr. Gordon is in his fifth year as a faculty member at The University of Kansas. Prior to joining the faculty at KU, Dr. Gordon worked as an Assistant... more
Neal Molitor, JD joined the Sport Management Faculty at the University of Kansas (KU) in 2019 as a Lecturer. He comes to KU after nearly a decade in the NCAA athletics compliance industry, working at Iowa State University as an Associate Director for Compliance and Assistant Director for... more