Texas Tech University

Matt Huml, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Sport Management

Email: matt.huml@ttu.edu

Phone: (806) 834-4379

Kinesiology and Sport Management, Rm 134

Office Hours: Monday 4:00pm - 5:30pm; Also by appointment


Matt Huml, Ph.D.


  • 2016 - Ph.D., Sport Administration, University of Louisville
  • 2011 - M.Ed., College Student Affairs Leadership, Grand Valley State University
  • 2009 - B.S., Physical Education (Coaching Emphasis), Grand Valley State University

Current Courses Taught

  • SPMT 4359 - Sport Law & Governance
  • SPMT 5322 - Organizational Behavior in Sport

Research Interests

  • Workplace Factors within Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Athletic Identity
  • Stakeholder/Stewardship Theory


  • Huml, M. R., Hancock, M. G., Weight, E. A. & Hums, M. A. (2018). Building an Athlete Community Service Motivation Model: Investigating the relationship between athletic identity, student involvement, and community service. Journal of Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics, 11, 189-213.

  • Huml, M. R., Hambrick, M. E., Hums, M. A., & Nite, C. (2018). It's powerful, legitimate, and urgent, but is it equitable? Stakeholder claims within the attributes of stakeholder salience in sport. Journal of Sport Management, 32, 243-256. doi: 10.1123/jsm.2017-0192
  •  Huml, M. R. (2018). A factor structure examination of athletic identity related to NCAA divisional differences. Journal of College Student Development, 59, 376-381. doi:10.1353/csd.2018.0035
  • Huml, M. R., & Moorman, A. M. (2017). Student-athlete educational records? The involvement of FERPA within recent NCAA Division I academic scandals. Journal of Legal Aspects of Sport, 27, 127-144. doi:10.1123/jlas.2015-0022

  • Huml, M. R., Hancock, M. G., & Svensson, P. G. (2017). Community service and intercollegiate athletics: A student involvement approach to college athlete engagement. Journal of Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics, 10, 101-121.

Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management

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    Box 43011, Texas Tech University, 2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409
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