Why this matters
Coaching and management generate culture in sport. The Global Sport Institute NCAA athletic director Field Study demonstrates how few women and people of Color are hired as ADs in the NCAA, and we want to hear from you about how a coach or leader in sport has impacted your life.
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Higher education is an environment ripe for discovery, new knowledge, and innovation. However, the role of Athletic Director at university levels still reflect the commonly seen disparities between representation of race, gender, experience, and perhaps most ironically - education level.
Beyond Black and White, what are the underlying factors for the still murky ‘pipeline’ to administrative leadership in U.S. college sport?