Steven  Jackson Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Steven Jackson

Professor
University of Otago

Steve is a Professor at the University of Otago, New Zealand where he teaches courses in Sociology of Sport,and Sport, Media & Culture. His research focuses on globalisation, national identity, media and advertising. Steve is a past-President of the International Sociology of Sport Association (ISSA) and will be happy to speak to prospective students about Masters and PhD study. http://physed.otago.ac.nz/staff/sjackson.html

Biography

Steve Jackson is a Professor at the University of Otago where he specialises in the socio-cultural analysis of sport. His research interests include: globalisation, national identity and sport media.
In addition to his post at Otago Steve has served as a Visiting Professor at Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic), the University of Jyvaskyla (Finland), the University of British Columbia (Canada), the National Taiwan Normal University and was recently appointed as a Visiting Professor at the University of Johannesburg (South Africa). Steve is a past-President of the International Sociology of Sport Association. Further information about Steve's research and postgraduate study opportunities can be found at: http://physed.otago.ac.nz/staff/sjackson.html

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Globalisation and Sport
    National Identity and Sport
    Sport Media
    Sport, culture and advertising

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Books

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