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Calvin Nite, Ph.D.  

Calvin Nite, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Sport Management



Exercise & Sport Sciences, Rm 133

Mailing Address:
Box 43011
Texas Tech University
Lubbock TX 79409-3011 USA


Current Courses Taught

2011 — Ph.D., Sport Management, Texas A&M University

2008 — M.S., Sport Management, Texas A&M University

2005 — B.S., Sport, Fitness, & Leisure Activities, Hardin Simmons University

ESS 5324 Marketing & Promotion in Sport

ESS 4356 Fundamentals of Sport Marketing

Research Interests

Awards & Honors

    • Understanding the identity development of college athletes and how athletic administrators, coaches, and university faculty/administrators influence college athlete development.
    • Understanding the rationales for athletic department spending habits; particularly of those universities whose athletic departments routinely operate with budget deficits.
    • Stakeholder perceptions of athletic department business practices.
  • 2012 – Janet B. Parks NASSM Research Grant
  • 2011 – Teacher of the Year – Division of Sport Management, Texas A&M University