Dr. Robert Mathner

Dr. Robert Mathner | Undergraduate Program Coordinator & Associate Professor

Expertise: Sports wagering; Sportsmanship

Dr. Robert Mathner received a Ph.D. in physical education with a specialization in sport administration from the Florida State University and a Master of Exercise and Sport Sciences from the University of Florida.

Dr. Mathner has more than 14 years of experience in athletics administration and more than 14 years of professional classroom and coaching experience. Prior to joining the TROY faculty in 2007, Dr. Mathner served as assistant athletics director for compliance at the University of Central Florida. He also has previously served in compliance roles at Syracuse University, the University of Montana and Florida State University.

Dr. Mathner's research has been published in several scholarly journals, including the Journal of Contemporary Athletics, Sport Management Education Journal, Recreation Sports Journal and Healthy Childcare.

He teaches in the areas of sport governance and policy, sport event management, sport administration, sport ethics, and sport organizational behavior and leadership.

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