• Hirko_ThumbnailPosition: Assistant Professor
  • Department: Physical Education and Sport
  • Campus Address: Foust 130​
  • Office Hours: ​T/R 10-10:45 AM & 2-3:45 PM​
  • Phone: 774-7776
  • Email: hirko1sr@cmich.edu
  • Courses:  PES 550: Sport Fundraising, PES 320: Sport Management, PES 118: History of Sport
  • Vitae: Curriculum Vitae

Degrees and Universities

PhD (2011), Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education, Michigan State University 
MA (1990), Sport Administration, Central Michigan University  
BS (1998), Social Science/Political Science, Michigan State University

Professional Organizations

Associate, Communications and Research, Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics
Vice Chair, Past Chair, Commission for Recreation and Athletics, American College Personnel Association
Association​ for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE)
American Education Research Association (AERA)
Collaborative On-line Assessments

Research Areas

Economics, Finance, and Policy in Intercollegiate Athletics
Leadership and Decision-making in Higher Education
Policy and Politics in Higher Education
Multiculturalism and Diversity​