Curriculum Vita (Abridged)

Kwame J. A. Agyemang, Ph.D.

EDUCATION
Graduate Certificate in Change Leadership-2018
SC Johnson College of Business, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Ph.D. in Sport Management-2011
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration-2008
The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma

B.A. in Political Science-2007
The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma

Current Appointment

Associate Professor (with tenure), The Ohio State University, Fall 2019-Present

Past Appointments

Visiting Professor, University of California, Davis, Graduate School of Management, Spring 2019 Quarter

Associate Professor, Louisiana State University, Fall 2018-Summer 2019

Assistant Professor, Louisiana State University, Fall 2012-Summer 2018

Assistant Professor, Eastern Kentucky University, Fall 2011-Summer 2012

Industry Experience
Learning Assistant, Department of Athletics, 2010
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas Goal.com Ghana Contributor

Career Development Assistant, Department of Athletics, 2007-2008
The University of Oklahoma

Research Interests
Organizations | Institutional and Social Change |Race | Qualitative Inquiry

Selected Journal Articles

Singer, J. N., Shaw, S., Hoeber, L., Walker, N. A., Agyemang, K. J. A., & Rich, K. (2019). Critical conversations about qualitative research in sport management. Journal of Sport Management, 33(1), 50-63.

Agyemang, K. J. A., Berg, B. K., & Fuller, R. D. (2018). Disrupting the disruptor: Perceptions as institutional maintenance work at the 1968 Olympic Games. Journal of Sport Management, 32(6), 567-580.

Foreman, J., Soebbing, B. P., Seifried, C. S., & Agyemang, K. J. A. (2018). Examining relationships between managerial career advancement and centrality, race, and the Rooney Rule. International Journal of Sport

Book Chapters

Agyemang, K.J.A. (2017). “Celebrification”: A case study of Lolo Jones. In S. Chadwick, D. Arthur, & J. Beech (Eds.), International cases in the business of sport (2nd edition). Taylor and Francis (Routledge).

Agyemang, K.J.A., DeLorme, J., & Singer, J.N. (2010). Race and ethnicity in American sport. In G. Cunningham & J. Singer (Eds.), Sociology of Sport and Physical Activity. College Station, TX: Center for Sport Management Research and Education.

Agyemang, K.J.A., & Clark, R.S. (2010). Sport and politics. In G. Cunningham & J. Singer (Eds.), Sociology of Sport and Physical Activity. College Station, TX: Center for Sport Management Research and Education.