Michael Odio

Michael Odio

Assoc Professor

Associate Professor
Sport Administration

University of Cincinnati
Phone 513-556-6756
Email odioml@ucmail.uc.edu

Professional Summary

Michael Odio is an Associate Professor of Sport Administration at the University of Cincinnati and holds a Ph.D. in Sport Management from the University of Florida. His scholarly interests include organizational behavior and human resource issues in sport as well as career and learning outcomes for nonstandard employees (e.g., temporary, seasonal, part-time) and internships.


Health and Human Performance (Sport Management) Ph.D. : University of Florida Gainesville, FL, USA, 2013 (Sport Management, concentration in organizational behavior)

Research Support

Grant: #URC AHSS Faculty Stipend Awards AY2015-16 Investigators:Odio, Michael 05-01-2016 -04-30-2017 UC's University Research Council A need for consistency: A comprehensive analysis of the symbiotic relationship between academia and industry that impacts students’ education and career Role:PI $6,000.00 Active Level:Internal UC

Grant: #A18-0262-S001 Investigators:Odio, Michael 04-01-2018 -10-31-2019 American Athletic Conference LAST Course Role:PI $1,308.00 Active Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #R40756 Investigators:Odio, Michael 07-01-2020 -06-30-2021 UC's URC AHSS Faculty Awards Accessibility and Opportunities: The Wicked Problem of Sport Industry Internships Role:PI $10,000.00 Active Level:Internal UC


Peer Reviewed Publications

Odio, M. A. (2021. ) The role of temporal factors in sport management research .Journal of Global Sport Management, , 6 (1 ) ,70

Odio, M. A., Goldsmith, A., & Mahoney, K. (2018. ) Examining differences in emotional labor and fan identification between different types of part-time sport facility employees .International Journal of Sport Management, , 19 (1 ) ,27

Odio, M. A. (2017. ) Students' Search Behaviors and Career Alignment for Internships .Journal of Applied Sport Management, , 9 (4 ) ,22

Odio, M. A., & Kerwin, S. (2017. ) The boundaryless sports career: Examining the movements of sports professionals in and out of the sport industry .International Journal of Sport Management, , 18 (3 ) ,330

Odio, M. A. (2017. ) Managing internships in sport and entertainment: Law, ethics and practice .Sport and Entertainment Review, , 3 (1 ) ,63

Odio, M. A., & Kerwin, S. (2016. ) Internship Characteristics, Critical Events, and Intent to Enter the Vocation .Sport Management Education Journal, , 10 (2 ) ,103

Odio, M. A., Sagas, M., & Kerwin, S. (2014. ) The influence of the senior internship experience on the career decision making and development of tourism, recreation and sport management students. .Sport Management Education Journal, , 8 (1 ) ,46

Odio, M. A., Wells, J., & Kerwin, S. (2014. ) Full-time student, part-time employee: Capturing the effects of socialization influences and multiple identities on affective commitment. .Event Management, , 18 (3 ) ,325

Bang, H., Odio, M., & Reio, T. (2014. ) The moderating role of brand reputation and moral obligation: An application of the theory of planned behavior. Journal of Management Development, , 33 (4 ) ,282

Odio, M. A., Walker, M., & Kim, M. (2013. ) Examining the stress and coping process of mega-event employees. International Journal of Event and Festival Management, , 4 (2 ) ,140

Kammeyer-Mueller, J. D., Rubenstein, A. L., Long, D. M., Odio, M. A., Buckman, B. R., Zhang, Y. & Halvorsen-Ganepola, M. D. (2013. ) A meta-analytic structural model of dispositional affectivity and emotional labor. .Personnel Psychology, , 66 (1 ) ,47

Odio, M. A., & Walker M. (2012. ) Seeing it through: A multilevel analysis of intern withdrawal behaviors. Journal of Contemporary Athletics, , 6 (3 ) ,173

Kim, M., Kim, M. K., & Odio, M. A. (2010. ) Are you proud? The influence of sport and community identity and job satisfaction on pride of mega-event volunteers. Event Management, , 14 (2 ) ,127

Odio, M. A., Keller, P., & Shaw, D. (2019. ) Title IX Implications and recommendations for internships and field experiences in sport management .Sport Management Education Journal, , 13 (2 ) ,117

Kaplanidou, K., Giannoulakis, C., Odio, M. A., & Chalip, L. (2021. ) Human capital legacy and event career path: Lessons from the Athens 2004 Olympic Games .Journal of Global Sport Management, , 6 (3 ) ,314

McClean, C., Odio, M. A., & Kerwin, S. (2020. ) Exploring the influence of stimulus events: A case study of undergraduate student internships .Sport Management Education Journal, , 14 (1 ) ,12

Stellefson, M., Bopp, T., Odio, M. A., Wang, M. Q., & Zhang, L. (2020. ) Development of the Life After Sports Transition (LAST) Online Course for Collegiate Student-Athletes: Pretest-Posttest Study. .Journal of Athlete Development and Experience, , 2 (2 ) ,4

Odio, M. A., & McLeod, C. (2021. ) Using liminality to understand how identity and temporary status influence interns’ vulnerability. Experiential Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, , 4 (2 ) ,92

Bopp, T., Stellefson, M., Stewart, M., Zhang, L., Apperson, A., & Odio, M. A. (2021. ) Wellness in transitions out of college sports participation: Experiences of former NCAA division I student-athletes. .Journal for the Study of Sports and Athletes in Education, ,

Odio, M. A., Pate, J., & Aicher, T (2022. ) Breaking down barriers in sport management internships using the Universal Design for Learning .Sport Management Education Journal, , 16 (2 ) ,183

Aicher, T. J., Heere, B., Odio, M. A., & Ferguson, J. M. (2022. ) Looking beyond performance: Understanding service quality through the importance-performance analysis. .Sport Management Review, , 26 (3 ) ,448

Book Chapter

Odio, M. A., & Sheptak, D. (2019 ) Managing Labor in Sports Events Sport Facility and Event Management .Jones & Bartlett

Odio, M. A., & Kerwin, S. (2017 ) Sport in North America International Sport Management, 2nd Edition .

Odio, M. A. (2021 ) Internships Foundations of Sport Management .FIT Publishing

Kozubal, J., Walsh, D. W., & Odio, M. A. (2020 ) Sport Marketing Governance in Sports: Analysis and Application .Human Kinetics

Walsh, D. W. & Odio, M. A. (2020 ) Stakeholders of the NFL Hospitality Events Governance in Sports: Analysis and Application .Human Kinetics

Contact Information

Academic - University of Cincinnati
Phone: 513-556-6756