Department Information

Chair:
Randi Storch, Department Chair
Old Main, Room 212-B
Phone: 607-753-2723
Fax: 607-753-5598
Email:
Randi.storch@cortland.edu
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Faculty Detail

Tracy Trachsler

Lecturer
tracy.trachsler@cortland.edu
Phone: (607) 753-5429


Tracy A. Trachsler, Ph.D., is a Lecturer in the Sport Management Department at SUNY Cortland.  A recent graduate of Springfield College (MA) with a terminal degree in Physical Education – Teaching and Administration, Tracy completed a dissertation entitled, “Moral Disengagement and Empathy in Intercollegiate Football Student-Athletes”.  Tracy has been employed at multiple levels of intercollegiate athletics including a stint as the Assistant Athletic Director –Marketing and Management/ Senior Woman Administrator at SUNY Cortland from 2007-2011.  Prior to her first employment at SUNY Cortland, Tracy was a graduate assistant in the athletic department of Springfield College (MA) with club-sport program oversight and intercollegiate event management responsibilities.  She also spent time in the football office of a Division I FBS program and has been involved for many years as a fast pitch softball pitching coach.  She currently teaches undergraduate classes primarily in sport event management.

Please refer to her curriculum vita for more information.

Education

Ph.D., 2014 from Springfield College, Springfield, MA. in Physical Education – Teaching and Administration. Dissertation: Moral Disengagement and Empathy in Intercollegiate Football Student-Athletes

M.S., 2007 from Springfield College, Springfield, MA. in Physical Education – Athletic Administration.
Thesis: Adolescent Female Perceived Barriers to Careers in Sport

B.S., 2005 from University of Scranton, Scranton, PA. (double major) in Secondary Education/Spanish & Spanish.

Teaching

SPM 149 – Event Practicum I

SPM 175 (online) – Introduction to Sport Management

SPM 249 – Event Practicum II

SPM 255 – Sport Event Management

SPM 355 – Sport Tourism and Mega-Events

SPM 460 – Applied Sport Sales and Marketing

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