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Lynn Ridinger

  • Lynn Ridinger
  • Associate Professor
  • Human Movement Sciences
  • 2014 Student Recreation Center
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4353
  • lridinge@odu.edu
  • Education

    The Ohio State University, 1998
    Major: Sport Management
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Kent State University, 1987
    Major: Athletic Administration
    Degree: M.A.
    Central Michigan University, 1984
    Major: Physical Education
    Degree: B.S.
  • Expertise

    Sports Management
    Sport Involvement, Consumer Behavior, Women's Sports
  • 2013: Distinguished Sport Management Educator Award, North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)
  • 2011: Most Outstanding Teacher, Sport Management Association
  • 2011: Top 20 in 20: Recognizing the Top 20 articles in Sport Marketing Quarterly’s first 20 years , Fitness Information Technology, publisher of SMQ
  • 2008: Most Inspiring Faculty Award, Kelly G. Moore
  • 2007: Kent City Schools Hall of Fame, Kent Board of Education
  • 1997: Dorothy Harris Endowed Scholarship, Women's Sports Foundation
  • 1997: Elsie Alberty Graduate Student Award, Ohio State University, College of Education
  • 1996: Student Writing Award, Ohio Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance
  • 1995: NCAA Women’s Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Profile and Economic Impacts of Visitors to Norfolk, Virginia
    Sponsoring Organization: Norfolk Tourism Research Foundation
    Date: January, 2013 - December, 2013
    Investigators:Shapiro, S.; Gomez, E.; Hill, E. L.; Ridinger, L. L.
    Why blow the whistle. Exploring the psychological connection of sports officials
    Sponsoring Organization: NASSM
    Date: July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013
    Investigators:Ridinger, L. L.