Prof Pamm Phillips

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, Griffith University, 1999
Graduate Diploma in Applied Psychology, University of Canberra, 1995
Bachelor of Arts, Swinburne Univ. of Technology, 1993

Contact

pamm.phillips@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46936

Biography

Pamm Phillips (nee Kellett) is a Professor and Program Director for the Sport Management Program in the Department of Management in Deakin Business School.  Pamm is a former Associate Head of School (Research) in the School of Management and Marketing. She holds a Ph.D. in Sport Management from Griffith University, and was at Indiana University, USA prior to moving to Deakin.  Pamm has supervised Honours, PhD and Masters candidates to completion, and is the Executive Editor of Case Studies for Sport Management Review, and on the editorial board for the Journal of Sport Management.  

Pamm's research objective is to formulate and test intervention strategies that contribute to the development and optimal effectiveness of organisations in the sport and recreation sector--including sport and non-sport events, professional, and non-professional sport organisations, and volunteer and paid personnel who work within them.  Ultimately, her research aims to enhance the quality of working life for those who work and participate in those organisations.

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Research interests

  • Sport Development
  • Volunteers

Affiliations

  • Member, Sports Management Association of Australia and New Zealand.
  • Member, North American Society Sports Management. 
  • Editor, Case Studies, Sports Management Review.
  • Editorial Board Member, Sport Management Review.
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Sports Management.

Teaching interests

  • Sport Organisation, Management, and Delivery
  • Strategic Sport Management

Units taught

  • MMS711 - Introduction to the Sport Industry
  • MMS736 - Strategic (Sport) Management

Knowledge areas

  • Sport Development
  • Volunteers
  • Umpire/Referee recruitment and retention
  • Events and Event Management

Conferences

  • Stewart, M., Mitchell, H., Phillips, P. and Stavros, C., ' Keeping it in the family: An analysis of the Australian Football League’s father-son rule', North American Association of Sports Economists, USA, 28 June –2 July 2013.
  • Warren-Myers, G., and Phillips, P., 'Rapid Urban Growth and implications for sport development: Facility Planning and Provision', Pacific Rim Real Estate Society, Australia, March 2013.
  • Kellett, P., Turner, P. and Hede, A.M., 'How does the use of ICTs in Sport Management Education impact graduates and their employees?', Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference, Australia, 28-30 November 2013.
  • Turner, P., Phillips, P. and Nguyen, S., 'Rain or Shine: A case study into the impact of the natural environment on two Victorian sport organisations', Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference, Australia, 28-30 November 2012.

Projects

  • Kellett, P., Gastin, P., Spittle, M. and Dawson, A., 'Examining the AFL Junior Match Policy for recruitment and retention', Australian Football League, $70,943, 2012.
  • Kellett, P., Turner, P. and Nguyen, S., 'SMARTPLAY evaluation and research (injury prevention in community sport)', Sport Medicine Australia-Victoria, $70,981, 2009.
  • Kellett, P., and Hede, A.M., 'FINA Cultural Festival: Exploring the social impact leveraging strategies and their outcomes Arts Victoria', $16,697, 2007.
  • 2004 Kellett, P., Shilbury, D., Rentschler, R. and Hede, A.M., '100 Years of Tennis - a National Facility Census, Tennis Australia, $ 64, 601, 2004.

Publications

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2018

Australia

Sheranne Fairley, P Phillips

(2018), Vol. 15, pp. 7-20, Sports volunteers around the globe: meaning and understanding of volunteering and its societal impact, Cham, Switzerland, B1-1

chapter
2017

The impact of modified rules on involvement and psychosocial influences on AFL junior football players

H Brown, P Phillips, K Encel

(2017), Vol. 20, pp. e121-e121, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2016

Like father, like son : analyzing australian football's unique recruitment process

M Stewart, C Stavros, P Phillips, H Mitchell, A Barake

(2016), Vol. 30, pp. 672-688, Journal of sport management, Champaign, Ill., C1

journal
2014

Emergent models of sport development and delivery: The case of triathlon in Australia and the US

P Phillips, B Newland

(2014), Vol. 17, pp. 107-120, Sport Management Review, C1

journal

Umpiring: A serious leisure choice

P Phillips, S Fairley

(2014), Vol. 46, pp. 184-202, Journal of Leisure Research, C1

journal
2013

Web 2.0: Innovations in events: human resource management issues

P Kellett, A Hede

(2013), pp. 193-205, Tourism social media: transformations in identity, community and culture, Bingley, England, B1

chapter

Officiating attrition: The experiences of former referees via a sport development lens

S Warner, J Tingle, P Kellett

(2013), Vol. 27, pp. 316-328, Journal of Sport Management, C1

journal

Coach career development: Who is responsible?

A Dawson, P Phillips

(2013), Vol. 16, pp. 477-487, Sport Management Review, C1

journal
2012

Exploring new models of elite sport delivery : the case of triathlon in the USA and Australia

B Newland, P Kellett

(2012), Vol. 17, pp. 170-181, Managing leisure, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

Building online brand communities : exploring the benefits, challenges and risks in the Australian event sector

A Hede, P Kellett

(2012), Vol. 18, pp. 239-250, Journal of vacation marketing, London, England, C1

journal
2011

The Formula One Australian Grand Prix: Exploring the triple bottom line

S Fairley, B Tyler, P Kellett, K D'Elia

(2011), Vol. 14, pp. 141-152, Sport Management Review, C1

journal

Marketing communications for special events : analysing managerial practice, consumer perceptions and preferences

A Hede, P Kellett

(2011), Vol. 45, pp. 987-1004, European journal of marketing, Bingley, England, C1

journal

CSR and water management in the sport sector : a research agenda

P Kellett, P Turner

(2011), Vol. 10, pp. 142-160, International journal of sport management and marketing, Geneva, Switzerland, C1

journal

Creating communities that lead to retention : the social worlds and communities of umpires

P Kellett, S Warner

(2011), Vol. 11, pp. 471-494, European sport management quarterly, Abingdon, England, C1

journal
2010

Stadia and facilities

P Turner, P Kellett, H McDonald, C Stavros

(2010), pp. 217-235, Managing Football: An International Perspective, B1

chapter

A.J. Hackett - a giant of tourism

P Kellett

(2010), pp. 198-209, Giants of tourism, Oxfordshire, England, B1

chapter
2009

A comparison between mainstream and action sport industries in Australia: a case study of the skateboarding cluster

P Kellett, R Russell

(2009), Vol. 12, pp. 66-78, Sport management review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2008

Social policy for sport events : leveraging (relationships with) teams from other nations for community benefit

P Kellett, A Hede, L Chalip

(2008), Vol. 8, pp. 101-121, European sport management quarterly, London, England, C1

journal

Examining the relationship between event owners and host destinations

A Hede, P Kellett

(2008), pp. 1-12, CAUTHE 2008 : Proceedings of the 18th Annual Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) conference. tourism and hospitality research, training and practice : Where the 'bloody hell' are we?, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, E1

conference

Sport/cultural events : public and private perceptions of the hybrid event

P Kellett, A Hede

(2008), SMA 2008 : Bridging the gap : bringing the world down under : Proceedings of the 2008 6th annual conference for the Sport Marketing Association, Gold Coast, Queensland, E1

conference

Volunteerism and the paralympic games

P Kellett

(2008), pp. 176-183, The Paralympic Games : empowerment or side show?, Maidenhead, S.Aust., B1-1

chapter

Developing a sport museum: the case of Tennis Australia and the Tennis Heritage Collection

P Kellett, A Hede

(2008), Vol. 11, pp. 93-120, Sport management review, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2007

Major case study: Tennis Australia-what to do with a heritage collection of great significance

P Kellett

(2007), pp. 125-130, Museum marketing: competing in the global marketplace, Amsterdam, Netherlands, B1

chapter

Sport museums: marketing to engage consumers in sport heritage

P Kellett

(2007), pp. 104-112, Museum marketing: competing in the global marketplace, Amsterdam, Netherlands, B1

chapter

Volunteering abroad: Motives for travel to volunteer at the Athens Olympic Games

S Fairley, P Kellett, B Green

(2007), Vol. 21, pp. 41-57, Journal of Sport Management, C1

journal

Umpire Participation: Is Abuse Really the Issue?

P Kellett, D Shilbury

(2007), Vol. 10, pp. 209-229, Sport Management Review, C1

journal

Communicating with residents of host destinations: an exploratory study of a dispersed mega-event

P Kellett, A Hede, L Chalip

(2007), pp. 1-11, Fourth International Event Research Conference : re-evaluating the city/town : events as a catalyst for change, 11th to 12th July, 2007, Melbourne Australia, Melbourne, Victoria, E1

conference
2006

Reviewing Organisational Structure and Governance: The Australian Touch Association

D Shilbury, P Kellett

(2006), Vol. 9, pp. 271-316, Sport Management Review, C1

journal

Leveraging the Commonwealth Games in Melbourne for community engagement: an examination of Equal First and the Adopt-a-Second-Team program

P Kellett, A Hede, L Chalip

(2006), pp. 109-119, Global Events Congress and Event Educators Forum Proceedings, Brisbane, Qld., E1

conference
2005

The profit-driven action sport industry working within the not-for-profit Australian sport system : the case of freestyle BMX Australia and the Australian sports commission

H Walker, M Soroka, P Kellett

(2005), pp. 1-5, Proceedings of the 2nd Australasian Nonprofit and Social Marketing Conference, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference
2004

Introduction

D Kingsbury

(2004), pp. 1-21, Key issues in development, New York, NY, B1

chapter
2002

Football-as-war, coach-as-general: analogy, metaphor and management implications

P Kellett

(2002), Vol. 5, pp. 60-76, Football studies, Brisbane, Qld., C1

journal

Globalisation of football: participation in US-based Australian rules football competition as a coping mechanism

P Kellett

(2002), pp. 25-33, STAR 2002 : 23rd Stress and Anxiety Research Society Conference : under the Southern Cross, Melbourne Australia, 14-17 July 2002, Melbourne, Victoria, E1

conference
2001

Marketing for participation, managing for success: the Louisville Racquet Club

P Kellett, L Fielding

(2001), Vol. 4, pp. 221-239, Sport management review, Burwood, Vic., C1-1

journal
1999

Organisational leadership: lessons from professional coaches

P Kellett

(1999), Vol. 2, pp. 150-171, Sport management review, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Evaluation of Small Grants Programs - Athlete Pathway Travel Grants & Sporting Club Grants Agreement.

Dr Katie Rowe, Prof Pamm Phillips

  • 2019: $45,290

Industry and Other Funding

100 Years of Tennis - National Facility Census

Prof Pamm Phillips

  • 2007: $32,168

SMARTPLAY Research and Evaluation Project

Prof Pamm Phillips, Dr Paul Turner, Dr Sheila Nguyen

  • 2010: $24,843
  • 2009: $46,138

Examining the AFL Junior Match Policy for recruitment and retention

Prof Pamm Phillips, A/Prof Paul Gastin, A/Prof Michael Spittle, Dr Andrew Dawson

  • 2013: $18,652
  • 2012: $67,274

Evaluation of the impact and efficacy of the 2014 junior Match Guide on participants and key stakeholders

Prof Pamm Phillips, Ms Kylie Wehner, Dr Helen Brown

  • 2016: $12,719
  • 2015: $50,876
  • 2014: $63,596

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

Enhancing the use of modified rules in Junior Football.

Prof Pamm Phillips, Mr Kim Encel, Dr Damien Whitburn

  • 2019: $37,274

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2013

Kylie Wehner

Thesis entitled: Examining Sports Coaching Philosophy: Implications for Policy, Pedagogy and Practice

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Management and Marketing

2010

Andrew Dawson

Thesis entitled: Managing the Career Development of Australian Coaches

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Management and Marketing