Sports and Fitness Administration Faculty

Michael Cottingham, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Promotional strategies in sport, consumer behavior, and disability sport

Michael Odio, Ph.D.
Program Director, at Sugar Land Campus
Sport and Fitness Administration Graduate Program

Demetrius W. Pearson, Ed.D.
Associate Professor
Social & Cultural Aspects of Physical Activity
Professional Preparation & Administrative Principles

Rey  Treviño, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor
Program Administration and Ethical Issues
Internship Coordinator and Liaison


Adjunct Faculty

Eric Bentley, JD
General Counsel, University of Houston
Legal Issues & Risk Management

Marilyn Graham, M.B.A., M.S.
Fiscal Management

Jay Parks, M.S.
Assistant Program Director, Campus Recreation
Facility Management

James J. Zhang, P.E.D.
Professor (Adjunct)
Sport Marketing Research
University of Georgia

Eddie T. C. Lam, Ph.D.
Associate Professor (Adjunct)
Measurement & Evaluation
Cleveland State University

Elizabeth Slator, Ph.D.
Sociocultural Aspects of Physical Activity

Tim Webb, JD
Private Practice
Sport & Contract Law 

Warren Whisenant, Ph.D., MBA
Associate Professor
Sport Finance & Ethical Issues
University of Miami