The Journal of Sport Management (JSM) reflects the rapid expansion of the field with its commitment to presenting outstanding original research and up-to-date information addressing the management and marketing of sport and sport organizations. JSM focuses on advancing theory and application of management and marketing in sport, with a special emphasis on new trends and insights to the business of sport.
JSM exposes readers to diverse issues affecting sport leaders, managers, employees, and volunteers as well as sport organizations in all sectors (i.e., public, nonprofit, and commercial). The journal keeps readers informed on developments in the discipline through reviews, research reports, editorials on significant issues, journal abstracts, and book reviews. JSM is used extensively by students and scholars in the numerous sport management programs in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and New Zealand.
JSM has published numerous articles on topics relevant to a range of audiences. The journal also periodically publishes special issues, including community sport, sponsorship, and sport consumer behavior. Some of JSM’s most viewed articles cover such topics as a critical review of the research devoted to social media, leadership succession and performance as applied to college football, and a longitudinal study on distance running events and life satisfaction.
For individual subscribers, JSM is available in online-only or print plus online subscription formats. Both versions allow subscribers full access to the journal’s authoritative content and online access to digital archives of back issues.
Institutional subscriptions are offered in the same formats mentioned previously as well as print only. Institutional subscriptions must be placed by phone.
David Shilbury, PhD, is the foundation chair in sport management
and a former head of the School of Management and Marketing (2002-07) at
Deakin University. He was appointed as Australia’s first professor of
sport management in 2000. He has written more than 100 publications,
including 11 books, a conference proceedings, 7 book chapters, 563
refereed publications in more than 20 journals, 15 technical reports,
and 10 nonrefereed publications. Dr. Shilbury has been the foundation
president of the Sport Management Association of Australia & New Zealand
(SMAANZ) and currently serves as an executive council member of the
North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM) and a director of
Golf Victoria and Peninsula Leisure Pty Ltd.