Research Unit

Sport Management

19 April 2019 → Ongoing
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Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Sports and leisure management
"Research within the research group Sport Management of Ghent University focuses on effectiveness in the sport within the framework of professionalisation of sport policy and sport management. In particular, research on sport policy and management of sport organisations, taking into account ethics and values, is executed. Hence, within the research group Sport management two research lines exist: 1) effectiveness in sports management and sports policy through partnerships between and with sport organisations; 2) Ethics management in sport and sport organizations. This includes research on the various levels of sports management: the sport manager/board member, the sports organization, and the sport sector"