Dr. Eric Forsyth Published in International Sport and Leisure Journal

Dr. Eric Forsyth, professor of human performance, sport and health, at Bemidji State University, co-wrote a peer-reviewed article entitled “Parents and Interscholastic Sport: A Mix-Method Approach to Identify Salient Issues” that has been published in “Managing Sport and Leisure,” an international journal.

Dr. Eric Forsyth holds a doctorate in sport administration which he received from the University of New Mexico. He is currently teaching sports management courses and supervising practicum and field experiences here at BSU.

Dr. Forsyth is a founding member of the interscholastic athletic administration graduate curriculum standards endorsed by the National Association for Sport & Physical Education and the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA). Dr. Forsyth also received a distinction as a certified master athletic administrator through the NIAAA certification program.



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