Sports and Leisure Management

Faculty Mentor:  Timothy Ryan

Faculty Mentor's Department:  Sport & Leisure Management

Email: tdryan@memphis.edu

Project Description: The study aims to find a link between home and school location of athlete and the likelihood of success in highest level of college athletics or professional sports.

Requirement for Student Applicants:  Ideal applicants would have a background with markers in Google Maps. Preference will be given to applicants interested in sport or geography related research. Students should have some basic knowledge of research and sport. Significant online searching and database entry will be required.

Application or Interview Process: Interested applicants should apply directly to Dr. Ryan at tdryan@memphis.edu

Starting Date: Flexible

Method of Compensation:  Volunteer or Academic Credit.