Meet Michael Smucker
Associate Professor, Sport Management
Phone: (813) 257-3725
Address: 401 W. Kennedy Blvd. Tampa, FL 33606
1991 University of Dayton, B.S.
1995 United States Sports Academy, M.S.
2001 Florida State University, Ph.D.
Principles of Administration for Sport and Physical Education
Professional Selling in Sport
Financial Issues in Sport Management
Introduction to Sport Management
First Year Seminar
Michael Smucker strives to include active learning in the classroom to create a more authentically-based learning environment through simulations, role play and case study analysis. Enhancing student interaction and creating a student-first environment are his top priorities. Smucker’s research focuses on job satisfaction, organizational justice and sport management education.
Smucker has published in respected outlets such as the International Journal of Sport Management, Journal of Sport Management, Global Sport Business Association Journal
and Public Organization Review