Kathy Babiak PhD

Associate Professor, Sport Management
Co-Director, SHARP
Co-Director, Michigan Center for Sport Management

Areas of Interest

Organizational theory, interorganizational relationships, strategic alliances, relationship marketing, Olympic sport.



Babiak, K., & Thibault L. (2008).  Managing inter-organisational relationships: the art of plate spinning. International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing. 3(3), 281 - 302.


Babiak, K., & Wolfe R. (2007).  June. CSR and Professional Sport: A Perfect Fit. Meeting of the North American Society for Sport Management, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Babiak, K., Bradish C., Wolfe R., Kent A., & Johnson G. (2007).  Corporate social responsibility in professional sport. Proceedings of the Academy of Management, Philadelphia.
Wolfe, R., Babiak K., Cameron K., Quinn R. E., Smart D. L., Terborg J. R., et al. (2007).  Moneyball: a business perspective.. International Journal of Sport Finance. 2(4), 249 - 262.


Babiak, K., & Wolfe R. (2006).  More than just a game? Corporate social responsibility and Super Bowl XL. Sport Marketing Quarterly. 15(4), 214 - 214.


Thibault, L., & Babiak K. (2005).  Organizational Changes in Canada's Sport System: Toward an Athlete-Centred Approach. European Sport Management Quarterly. 5(2), 105 - 132.


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