“Rethinking Leadership” with Massey University Prof. Sarah Leberman


“Rethinking Leadership” with Massey University’s Prof. Sarah Leberman

During the week of September 18, 2014, the UConn Sport Management Program was delighted to host Sarah Leberman, Professor in Sport Management and Head of the School of Management at Masey University in New Zealand – a recognized scholar in the field of sport management with a focus on issues of gender and leadership in sport organizations.

During her time at UConn, Prof. Leberman led a discussion seminar with graduate and undergraduate students in sport management. The seminar, entitled “Rethinking Leadership”, challenged students and faculty to bring an understanding of self into leadership and think about the process of leadership as it occurs in sport organization. Also during her time at UConn, Prof. Leberman visited with EDLR 3547 Introduction to Sport Based Youth Development and toured sites supported by Husky Sport in Hartford, CT.