Faculty

Biography

Jennifer A. Pecoraro joined the Department of Sport Management, Wellness, and Physical Education in the Fall of 2017. She has experience instructing Sport Budget and Finance, Sport Marketing, and Sport Culture. Dr. Pecoraro earned a Bachelor of Arts in English, Secondary Education from Georgia State University as well as a Masters of Science in Sport Management from Georgia State University. Dr. Pecoraro earned a Ph.D. in Kinesiology, Sport Management at Georgia State University in Spring of 2019.

Dr. Pecoraro has over ten (10) years of experience in sport management as an educator, researcher, and collegiate recreational professional. Dr. Pecoraro pursues an active line of research in sport management; research interests focus on identifying and addressing underrepresented populations in collegiate recreation programs and services. Dr. Pecoraro contributes to the profession by publishing and presenting at international, national, state, and local levels. 

 

Education / Degrees

  • B.A., English, Secondary Education, Georgia State University, 2012
  • B.S. Minor, Philosophy, Georgia State University, 2012
  • M.S., Sport Administration, Georgia State University, 2015
  • Ph.D., Kinesiology, Sport Administration, Georgia State University, 2019
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Summer 2020 Sections

    • SPMG-4685 (Sport in Film) Section: E03
    • SPMG-4685 (Issues in Collegiate Athletics) Section: E02
    • SPMG-4685 (Introduction to Bus of eSport) Section: E05

    Spring 2020 Sections

    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: 01
    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 01

    Fall 2019 Sections

    • XIDS-2002 (WDYKA Social Issues in Sports) Section: LCI
    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: LI2
    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: LIX
    • SPMG-3664 (Econ & Finance in Sport) Section: 02
    • SPMG-6001 (Social Issues in Sport) Section: E01

    Summer 2019 Sections

    • SPMG-4685 (Sport in Film) Section: E03
    • SPMG-4685 (Field Market Research in Sport) Section: E04
    • SPMG-4686 (Internship) Section: N03

    Spring 2019 Sections

    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: 02
    • SPMG-3661 (Sociology of Sport) Section: 01
    • SPMG-3661 (Sociology of Sport) Section: 02
    • SPMG-4685 (Collegiate Recreation) Section: 02D

    Fall 2018 Sections

    • XIDS-2002 (WDYKA Sports,Society&Culture) Section: LCI
    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: LXI
    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: L2I
    • SPMG-3661 (Sociology of Sport) Section: E01
    • SPMG-3661 (Sociology of Sport) Section: 01
    • SPMG-3670 (Practicum) Section: 02

    Summer 2018 Sections

    • SPMG-4685 (Recreation Management) Section: E03
    • SPMG-4685 (Gender & Sexuality in Sport) Section: E04

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: 01
    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: 02
    • SPMG-3661 (Sociology of Sport) Section: E02
    • SPMG-3661 (Sociology of Sport) Section: 01
    • SPMG-4685 (Recreation and Leisure Mgmt) Section: 03

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: 01
    • SPMG-2600 (Introduction Sport Management) Section: 02
    • SPMG-3661 (Sociology of Sport) Section: 01
    • SPMG-3661 (Sociology of Sport) Section: 02
  • Publication List

    Pecoraro, J. A., & Pitts, B. G. (in press). Perceived Meanings and Implications of Transgender Inclusive Policies in Collegiate Recreation: An Exploratory Study. Recreational Sports Journal.