Christine Wegner, Ph.D.

Instructional Associate Professor, Director of the Institute for Coaching Excellence
Department of Sport Management

  • Ph.D. in Business Administration, Temple University (2016)
  • M.S. in Education, Brooklyn College (2005)
  • B.A. in Latin, Vassar College (2003)

Wegner CV

Contact Info

FLG 304
P.O. Box 118208
Gainesville, FL 32611-8208
(352) 294-2821 |


Christine Wegner, Ph.D. is a Lecturer with the Department of Sport Management at the University of Florida. Her research interests include sport for social change and marginalized populations in sport, particularly the role of organizations and organizing in the formation of identities in and through sport. She has also worked with several local and national non-profit sport organizations, providing program and membership evaluation as a means of strategic programming and fundraising. Dr. Wegner has published in the Journal of Sport Management, the Journal of Leisure Research, and the Journal of Applied Sport Psychology. She is a member of the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM).

Research Interests

  • Organizational and Social Identities
  • Sport for Social Change


  • SPM 6036  Research Sport Management
  • SPM 6158  Management/Leadership