Directory » CALVIN NITE
242 GGB
458-6240
Department
HEALTH & KINESIOLOGY
Sport Management
Afilliations
Sport Management
CALVIN NITE
Associate Professor
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Research Interests
College Athletics
Institutional Theory
Organizational Theory
BIOGRAPHY
Dr. Nite joined the Department of Health and Kinesiology at Texas A&M University as an Associate Professor in 2020. Dr. Nite was previously at Texas Tech University and the University of North Texas. Dr. Nite has taught numerous graduate and undergraduate courses on topics such as organizational theory, management of recreation and sport organizations, and event management. Dr. Nite's research focuses on understanding how sport institutions are established and maintained. He is also interested in understanding how institutional structures impact organizational activities and decision-making. He has served on the editorial board of four journals and is currently the Book Review Editor for Journal of Sport Management. Dr. Nite is a North American Society for Sport Management Research Fellow.
COURSES TAUGHT
SPMT333. SPORT MANAGEMENT
2020C
SPMT340. SPORT GOVERNANCE
2020C
SPMT682. SEMINAR IN...
2020C


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Journal Articles
Nite, C., & Singer, J.N. (2014). Organizational factors that contribute to the spiritual development of college athletes: A case study of a religious university. Journal for the Study of Sport and Athletes in Education, 8(1), 1-18. ** Dis
Nite, C., & Singer, J.N. (2013). An examination of sport management doctoral program research requirements. Educate: The Journal of Doctoral Research in Education, 13(2), 24-35
Nite, C., Singer, J.N., & Cunningham, G.B. (2013). Addressing competing logics between the mission of a religious university and the demands of intercollegiate athletics. Sport Management Review, 16(4), 465-476
Nite, C., & Singer, J.N. (2012). Qualitative inquiry: Quality research for connecting with and affecting change in sport populations. Qualitative Research Journal, 12(1), 88-97