Drew Pickett

Drew Pickett

Assistant Professor

KINESIOLOGY AND SPORT MANAGEMENT (KSM)

SCSC A311H

Phone: (605) 658-5552

Email: Drew.Pickett@usd.edu

Bio:

My work examines organizational behaviors creating and maintaining inclusive sport and physical activity spaces.


Teaching Interests:

Sport Management, Diversity & Inclusion, Sport Finance, Experiential Learning


Research Interests:

Organizational Behavior in Sport and Physical Activity, Diversity and Inclusion, Physical Activity for Health and Wellness, Statistics/ Quantitative Methods


Education:

  • Ph D, Kinesiology- Sport Management, Texas A&M University, 2016
  • MS, Education- Sport Administration, University of Miami, 2012
  • BA, Political Science- International Relations, University of Florida, 2010

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Strategies for Improvement: Quality Scorecard, Online Learning Consortium
  • Essentials of Web-Based Teaching (Pt. 1), Online Learning Consortium
  • Human Subjects Research, Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI Program)
  • Special Olympics Protective Behaviors Certification, Special Olympics- South Dakota

Publications:

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  • Kwon, Mizzo, Pickett, Andrew, Lee, Yunsoo, and Lee, Seungjong. Neighborhood Physical Environments, Recreational Wellbeing, and Psychological Health. Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2018. (DOI: 10.1007/s11482-018-9591-6)
  • Pickett, Andrew, and Cunningham, George B.. The fat leading the thin: Relative body size, physical activity identification, and behavioral intentions, 1-12. Vol. 10, Iss. 1. Urbana, IL: Journal of Applied Sport Management, 2018. (DOI: 10.18666/JASM-2018-V10-I1-8290)
  • Cunningham, George B., and Pickett, Andrew. Trans Prejudice in Sport: Differences from LGB Prejudice, the Influence of Gender, and Changes over Time, 220-227. Vol. 78, Iss. 3-4. Sex Roles, 2018. (DOI: 10.1007/s11199-017-0791-6)
  • Pickett, Andrew, Valdez, Danny, and Barry, Adam E.. Psychometrics matter in Health Behavior: A long-term reliability generalization study., 544-552. Vol. 45, Iss. 5. American Journal of Health Behavior, 2017. (DOI: 10.5993/AJHB.41.5.3)
  • Pickett, Andrew, and Cunningham, George B.. Creating inclusive physical activity spaces: The case of body positive yoga., 329-338. Vol. 88, Iss. 3. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/02701367.2017.1335851)
  • Pickett, Andrew, and Cunningham, George B.. Physical Activity for Every Body: A Conceptual Model for Creating Body Diverse Exercise Spaces, 19-36. Vol. 69, Iss. 1. Quest, 2017. (DOI: 10.1080/00336297.2016.1145129)
  • Smith, Natalie, Cohen, Adam, and Pickett, Andrew. Exploring the motivations and outcomes of long-term international sport-for-development volunteering for American Millennials., 299-316. Vol. 19, Iss. 3-4. Journal of Sport & Tourism, 2016. (DOI: 10.1080/14775085.2016.1143865)
  • Pickett, Andrew, Goldsmith, Andrew G., Damon, Zack J., and Walker, Matthew. The Influence of Sense of Community on the Perceived Value of Physical Activity: A Cross- Context Analysis, 199-214. Vol. 38, Iss. 3. Leisure Sciences, 2016. (DOI: 10.1080/01490400.2015.1090360)
  • Cunningham, George B., Pickett, Andrew, Melton, E. Nicole, Lee, Woojun, and Miner, Kathi. Free to be me: Psychological safety and expression of sexual orientation personal identity. In Routledge handbook of sport, gender and sexuality, edited by J. Hagreaves & E. Anderson, 406-415. New York, NY: Routledge, 2014.

Awards and Honors:

  • Faculty Excellence Award for Research, School of Education, University of South Dakota, 2018
  • Bob Armstrong Award for Graduate Research, Texas A&M University, Dept. of Health & Kinesiology, 2017
  • Nominee, Faculty Excellence Award for Research, School of Education, University of South Dakota, 2017
  • Distinguished Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Teaching, Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University, 2016
  • Finalist, Vice President for Research- Excellence in Research Award, Student Research Week, Texas A&M University, 2016
  • Honor Graduate: Doctoral Degree, Division of Sport Management, Department of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A&M University, 2016
  • Runner-Up, Doctoral Student Research Competition, North American Society for Sport Management, 2016
  • Dr. Harry Mallios Award for Outstanding Graduate Studies in Sport Administration, University of Miami, 2012
  • Etheridge Family Scholarship for International Studies, University of Florida, 2009

Presentations:

  • Pickett, Andrew, Wells, Janelle E., Newell, Emily M., McCray, Kristy L., Walker, Matthew. Breaking down silos: A professional development workshop on methodological diversity in sport management research. Presented at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Halifax, NS, Canada. (June 2018)
  • Pickett, Andrew. Signaling body inclusion: An experimental study of weight-loss and health messaging in physical activity. Presented at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Halifax, NS, Canada. (June 2018)
  • Pickett, Andrew, Valdez, Danny. How far we've come: A latent semantic analysis of the first five years of the Global Sport Business Journal.. Presented at the Global Sport Business Association Conference, Cozumel, Mexico. (March 2018)
  • Pickett, Andrew. "Gay fat, straight skinny": Intersectional invisibility and the paradoxes of body image, sport culture, and health among gay men.. Presented at the Global Sport Business Association Conference, Cozumel, Mexico. (March 2018)
  • Valdez, Danny, Pickett, Andrew, Barry, Adam E.. The variability of Cronbach's alpha in health behavior research: A reliability generalization trend analysis. Presented at the American Academy of Health Behavior Conference, Portland, OR. (2018)
  • Pickett, Andrew. If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try, try, try, try, try, try, try, try, try, again: Rejection and resilience in academic writing.. Presented at the Promoting Outstanding Writing for Excellence in Research (POWER) 10th Anniversary Conference, College Station, TX. (2018)
  • Pickett, Andrew. Social isolation, sense of community, and health effects for families and caregivers of Special Olympic Athletes.. Presented at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Denver, CO. (June 2017)
  • Pickett, Andrew. Special Olympic Volunteering Assignment.. Presented at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Denver, CO. (June 2017)
  • Hayduk III, Theodore M., Pickett, Andrew. Topic Models in Sport Management.. Presented at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Denver, CO. (June 2017)
  • Brison, Natasha T., Pickett, Andrew. Losing weight with Charles and Dan: Examining potential liability for deceptive athlete endorsement claims in weight-loss advertisements.. Presented at the Sport & Recreation Law Conference, Las Vegas, NV. (March 2017)
  • Pickett, Andrew, Brison, Natasha T.. Lose like a man: Effects of athlete endorsement in male-targeted weight loss advertising.. Presented at the Global Sport Business Association Conference, Cozumel, Mexico. (February 2017)
  • Damon, Zachary J., James, Eric, Pickett, Andrew, Walker, Matthew. One collar, two collar. White collar, blue collar. A study on workplace wellness, leadership, and organizational culture.. Presented at the Global Sport Business Association Conference, Cozumel, Mexico. (February 2017)