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    Funded PhD Opportunity: The Emergence and Development of Sports Coaching in the Twentieth-Century: From...

    This project offers the researcher an opportunity to undertake ground-breaking original research into the evolution of modern sports coaching as a vocation and/or profession. Here Weber’s work on the everyday meaning of profession and of coaching as a calling will be a useful heuristic tool.  The successful candidate will have unparalleled access to a private collection of coaching-related books, magazines, personal diaries, and correspondence letters amassed by a master sports coach.

    Forskningsseminarium – resultat från studier i svensk fotboll | Göteborgs universitet, den 12–13 januari...

    Svenska Fotbollförbundet, Elitprojekt herr 2020-23, bjuder in till forskningsseminarium. Seminariet, där forskningsresultat från studier genomförda i svensk fotboll presenteras, arrangeras tillsammans med Institutionen för kost- och idrottsvetenskap vid Göteborgs Universitet. Seminariet är kostnadsfritt och riktar sig till tränare, ledare och fystränare i elitmiljöer samt forskare och studenter med intresse av fotboll. Anmälan krävs. Sista anmälningsdag är den 16 december 2022.

    Call for Papers | “Sport and parenthood”, Special Issue of Sport in Society |...

    Children and youth sport involve many adult actors, not least family members. Parents and guardians are involved in children and youth sport both at amateur and elite level, as coaches, instructors, referees, and audiences. The aim of this special issue is to examine the intersection of parenthood and sport from several theoretical perspectives, geographical areas and methodologies. We welcome submissions from various research themes regarding parenthood and sport.

    Call for Participants | “Black Feminism and Sports”, Iowa Colloquium on Sport and Culture...

    Dr. Brown’s research centers the experiences of Black women and girls in sports, media, and education. She is a Black feminist sociologist whose work is intersectional and interdisciplinary. Her public scholarship can be found on First and Pen, and her academic work can be found in journals including Race & Social Problems, the South African Review of Sociology, and the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 

    Call for Papers | 2023 Sport&EU Annual Conference | Universidade Autonoma, Lisbon, July 6–7,...

    We are extremely pleased to announce that the Call for Papers for the 2023 Sport&EU Annual Conference is now open. We invite Sport&EU members to submit paper and/or panel proposals that analyse the three broad pillars of EU Sport Policy as defined in the current work plan: Economic impact of sport; Social inclusion in and through sport; Sport integrity. Contributions from diverse disciplines (law, politics, social sciences, philosophy etc.) are accepted. Papers with an interdisciplinary background are particularly encouraged.

    Vacancy | Associate Professor in Sport Management to Molde University College | Apply no...

    At the Faculty of Business Administration and Social Sciences we have an open temporary position as Associate Professor in Sport Management until 7 September 2026. Your work will be at our campus in Molde. We seek for imminent accession. The position is connected to our bachelor and master programmes in Sport Management, both specialized management programmes combining sport science with business administration and organisational studies.

    Call for Papers | 15th EASS Young Researcher Award 2023 | Call ends January...

    The aim of the award is to facilitate the integration of outstanding graduate students and early career researchers into the European community of sociology of sport scholars. The award will be granted to a scholarly paper authored by an early-career researcher, which is deemed by a panel of judges to be of highest quality. The winning author will receive a monetary prize and will be invited to present the paper at the Annual Conference of the Eass, to be hosted in Budapest on 30 May — 2 June 2023.

    Call for Participants | “FIFA and Human Rights – From Qatar 2022 to USA...

    This UConn Beyond the Field conversation will focus on examining FIFA in the context of human rights, and particularly the time from Qatar 2022 to the United States 2026. The session will explore the challenges and opportunities for advancing a human rights agenda before, during and after a World Cup. We will address the role and responsibility of FIFA and its obligations to established international human rights. Speaker: Andrea Florence, Director, Sport & Rights Alliance.

    Call for Papers | The 19th Macintosh Sociology of Sport Day Conference (In-Person and Livestreamed)...

    The School of Kinesiology and Health Studies at Queen’s University invites all those interested in socio-cultural studies of sport and exercise to join our day conference, held in the memory of our colleague Dr. Donald Macintosh (1931–1994). The conference will be held in person with COVID precautions in place, and on Zoom. All presentations will be livestreamed. The programme will consist of several sessions of graduate student presentations, a catered lunch, and the annual Donald Macintosh Memorial Lecture.

    Call for Papers | “The Menstrual Cycle, Physical Performance & Participation”, Special Series for...

    On behalf of the Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal (WSPAJ), and Special Guest Editor, Dr. Georgie Bruinvels, we are pleased to announce a call for abstracts for a Special Series entitled “The Menstrual Cycle, Physical Performance & Participation”. This series will focus on the physiological, behavioral and psycho-social aspects of the menstrual cycle on sport, exercise, and physical activity performance and participation among females across the lifespan.
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