Dr Katie Rowe

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Graduate Certificate of Higher Ed. Learning & Teaching, Deakin University, 2015
Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2014
Bachelor of Applied Science (Exercise & Sport), Deakin University, 2007
Bachelor of Commerce, Deakin University, 2007

Contact

katie.rowe@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46951

Biography

Dr Katie Rowe is a Lecturer in the Department of Management in Deakin Business School. Katie's research focuses on sport and active recreation participation and community development through sport, with a particular emphasis on issues of relevance to women and girls.

Katie has gained teaching experience in disciplines such as sport management, health and psychology. Within the Deakin Sport Management program, she has taught at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in subjects spanning topics such as sport management, sport marketing, sport development, sport performance and work integrated learning.

Katie has presented her research at numerous sport management and physical activity conferences both nationally and internationally. She has also published in highly ranked journals including Sport Management Review and the Journal of Sport Management. Katie is the current Secretary of the Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ).

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Research interests

  • Sport, recreation and physical activity participation
  • Women and girls in sport
  • Community development through sport
  • Health promotion through sport
  • Inclusion in sport

Affiliations

  • Member, Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ).
  • Member, North American Society of Sport Management (NASSM).
  • Member, Vicsport Professionals Network.

Teaching interests

  • Sport and recreation participation
  • Sport development
  • Sport performance
  • Sport industry learning (practicum)

Units taught

  • MMS202 - Management of Sport Performance
  • MMS314 - Sport Development

Knowledge areas

  • Sport and recreation participation
  • Sport development
  • Sport marketing
  • Sport science

Conferences

  • Raw, K., Sherry, E., and Rowe, K., 'Sport for social cohesion: Exploring impacts and influences', Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ) Conference, New Zealand, 2016.
  • Curgenven, D., Ferkins, L., Dickson, G., and Rowe, K., 'Alternate delivery models for women's particiaption in sport: The case of mountain biking', Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ) Conference, New Zealand, 2016.
  • Karg, A., and Rowe, K., 'An exploration of community-oriented practice by professional sport teams', North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM) Conference, USA, 2016.
  • Rowe, K., and Murdoch, T., 'Adult netball participation in Victoria: Non-traditional structures', Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ) Conference, Australia, 2015. 
  • Schulenkorf, N., Sherry, E. and Rowe, K., 'Conceptualising Sport-for-Development: an integrative literature review', Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ) Conference, Australia, 2015.
  • Pelchan, D., Karg, A. and Rowe, K. (2015). Measuring Career-Success in The Australian Football League. Presented at the 2015 Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ) Conference, Hobart, Tasmania.
  • Schulenkorf, N., Sherry, E. and Rowe, K., 'Managing sport-for-development: Challenges of theoretical advancement', European Association for Sport Management (EASM) Conference, Ireland, 2015.
  • Schulenkorf, N., Sherry, E. and Rowe, K., 'Sport-for-development: Reviewing the field', North American Society for Sports Management (NASSM) Conference, Canada, 2015.
  • Rowe, K., and Murdoch, 'Social sport participation. A focus on netball in Victoria', Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ) Conference, Australia, 2014.
  • Ferkins, L., Meiklejohn, T., Bruffy, K., Karg, A., Rowe, K. and Shilbury, D., 'Questions of Commercial Ownership in Sport Governance: The Super Rugby Journey', Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ) Conference, Australia, 2014.
  • Rowe, K., Shilbury, D., Ferkins, L., and Hinckson, E., 'Supporting women's cycling in Australia', 19th Annual Conference of the Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ), New Zealand, 2013.
  • Rowe, K., Shilbury, D., Ferkins, L., & Hinckson, E. (2012). Women's cycling participation in Australia: Barriers, motivators and the role of education. Paper presented at the 18th Annual Conference of the Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ), Sydney, Australia.
  • Rowe, K., Shilbury, D., Ferkins, L., and Hinckson, E., 'Sport development and physical activity promotion: An integrated model to encourage collaboration and enhance understanding', 27th Annual Conference of the North American Society for Sports Management (NASSM), USA, (2012.
  • Rowe, K., Shilbury, D., Hinckson, E., and Ferkins, L., 'Women's participation in cycling: A conceptual model to enhance understanding', Annual Meeting of the International Society for Behavioural Nutrition and Physical Activity, Australia, 2011.
  • Rowe, K., Shilbury, D., Ferkins, L., and Hinckson, E., 'Women's participation in cycling: A study of cycling education in Australia', 17th Annual Conference of the Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ), Australia, 2011.

Professional activities

Awards

  • Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand (SMAANZ) Industry Engagement Award,  Rowe, K. & Murdoch, T. Adult netball participation in Victoria: Examining the appeal of non-traditional structures, 2014.

Publications

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2018

Recruiting and retaining girls in table tennis: participant and club perspectives

K Rowe, E Sherry, A Osborne

(2018), Vol. 21, pp. 504-518, Sport management review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Community-oriented practice: examining corporate social responsibility and development activities in professional sport

K Rowe, A Karg, E Sherry

(2018), pp. 1-16, Sport management review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2017

Global sport-for-development

N Schulenkorf, E Sherry, K Rowe

(2017), pp. 176-191, Critical Issues in global sport management, Abingdon, Eng., B1

chapter
2016

Sport-for-development: An integrated literature review

N Schulenkorf, E Sherry, K Rowe

(2016), Vol. 30, pp. 22-39, Journal of Sport Management, Champaign, Ill, C1

journal
2015

Challenges for sport development: women's entry level cycling participation

K Rowe, D Shilbury, L Ferkins,, E Hinckson,

(2015), pp. 1-14, Sport management review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2013

Sport development and physical activity promotion: an integrated model to enhance collaboration and understanding

K Rowe, D Shilbury, L Ferkins, E Hinckson

(2013), Vol. 16, pp. 364-377, Sport management review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

EMPOWERING WOMEN AND GIRLS TO SHINE THROUGH NETBALL: CREATING INCLUSIVE NETBALL COMMUNITIES

Dr Katie Rowe, Prof Pamm Phillips, Dr Jonathan Robertson, Dr Henry Wear

  • 2019: $27,131

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report