Michael A. Ross, the Division Chair, an Assistant Professor of Sport Administration at Shorter College, and a PhD scholar at Troy College, has been named a Senior Author for the Journal of NCAA Compliance (JONC).
Ross, who focuses on analysis associated to youth sport research, management, sport regulation, social media insurance policies and procedures inside interscholastic athletics, and participation motivations in sport and recreation, has already written greater than a dozen articles over the previous few years for Hackney Publications, which publishes JONC.
“Professor Ross has a demonstrated ardour for sports activities regulation, and particularly NCAA compliance points,” stated Holt Hackney, the Managing Editor of JONC. “We wished to acknowledge him for all of the thought management he has shared with readers of the Journal, who’re primarily NCAA compliance professionals.”
Ross has intensive expertise within the sports activities trade, having served as a highschool athletic director and labored throughout the Atlanta Hawks group whereas working a youth sports activities group.
After transitioning to larger training, he turned an advocate for experiential studying that’s evident by means of the design of the packages at Shorter College and their involvement in a variety of sporting occasions such because the NFL Tremendous Bowl, NCAA Males’s Basketball Ultimate 4, ACC Tennis Championships, Vacation Hoopsgiving males’s basketball match, LakePoint Sports activities Advanced occasions, varied collegiate tournaments for a number of sports activities, and quite a few native occasions which help the Rome and surrounding communities.
Ross is an energetic member within the Fee on Sport Administration Accreditation and the Utilized Sport Administration Affiliation producing a number of publications and displays specializing in his analysis pursuits, practitioner expertise, experiential studying, and tutorial greatest practices. He has additionally introduced on the Sport and Recreation Regulation Affiliation to repeatedly enhance his give attention to sport regulation.
Hackney Publications is the nation’s main writer of sports activities regulation periodicals. The corporate was based by journalist Holt Hackney. Hackney started his profession as a sportswriter, earlier than taking over the then-nascent sports activities enterprise beat at Monetary World Journal within the late Nineteen Eighties. Just a few years later, Hackney began writing in regards to the regulation, managing 5 authorized newsletters for LRP Publications. In 1999, he based Hackney Publications. Right now, Hackney publishes or co-publishes 25 sports activities regulation periodicals.