Karen Danylchuk, EdD

Karen Danylchuk

Professor

Room 200, HSB
519 661-2111 x86692
karendan@uwo.ca

Education

  • EdD (Toronto)
  • MA (Western University)
  • BPE (McMaster)

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Dean (Undergraduate Programs)
    Faculty of Health Sciences

Supervising Graduate Students

  • Management and Leadership

Research Interests

  • Sport marketing
  • Internationalization in education and sport management
  • Sport management curriculum
  • Intercollegiate athletics
  • Women in sport
  • Participation in sport

Additional Information

Select Publications

  • Lebel, K., & Danylchuk, K. (2018). Twitter and Tennis. In Osborne, C., Lake, R., & Wagg. S. (Eds.), Cultural and Political Aspects of Tennis. Routledge.
  • Danylchuk, K., & Lebel, K. (2017) Golf and the media. In Dickson, G., Breitbarth, T., & Kaiser, S. (Eds.), Global Golf Business and Management. Routledge.
  • Blunt, W., Gill, D. P., Sibbald, S. L., Riggin, B., Pulford, R. W., Scott, R., Danylchuk, K., Gray, C. M., Wyke, S., Bunn, C., Petrella, R. (2017). Optimization of the Hockey Fans in Training (Hockey FIT) weight loss and healthy lifestyle program for male hockey fans. BMC Public Health, 17(1). doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4926-z, PUBH-D-17-02655R1.
  • Petrella, R., Gill, D. P., Zou, G., De Cruz, a., Riggin, B., Bartol, C., Danylchuk, K., Hunt, K., Wyke, S., Gray, C., Bunn, C., & Zwarenstein, M. (2017). Hockey Fans in Training: A pilot pragmatic randomized controlled trial. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 49 (12), 2506-2516. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001380.

Select Presentations

  • Danylchuk, K. (2017, November). Sport and recreation management industry trends: How does sport management interface with these trends? Keynote address presented at the National Taiwan Sport University 30th Anniversary Sport and Recreation Management International Conference in Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Riggin, B., Danylchuk, K., Gill, D., & Petrella, R. (2017, September). Better health and better business: The shared value of Hockey Fans in Training (Hockey FIT).  Paper presented to the European Association for Sport Management Conference, Bern, Switzerland.
  • Thoma, J., Danylchuk, K., & Lopez, R. (2017, June). Living, teaching, and studying in a culture that is not your own. Paper presented to the World Association for Sport Management Conference, Kaunas, Lithuania.

Research Affiliations

  • Sport Management at Western
  • North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)
  • Asian Association for Sport Management (AASM)
  • World Association for Sport Management (WASM)

Teaching Areas

  • Sport Marketing
  • International Sport Management

Awards

  • 2010 Earle F. Zeigler Lecture Award: North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)
  • 2007 Garth Paton Distinguished Service Award: North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)
  • 2001 Research Fellow (Inaugural group): North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)

Professional Activities

  • President and Founder, World Association for Sport Management (WASM)
  • Chair, International Relations, North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)
  • President (2000-01) North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)
  • Honorary member, Asian Association for Sport Management (AASM)