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

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

Associate Professor (with tenure), Louisiana State University, Fall 2018-Present

Past Appointments
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 | Race | Institutional Work | 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.

K. Agyemang CV