Research Interests

  • Sport management
  • Intercollegiate and interscholastic sports
  • Sport organization personnel
  • Sport communication

As an extension of his past activities as a sportswriter and sports business columnist, Professor Pedersen researchers, publishes, and presents on sport communication activities and personnel within the field of sport management.

Past Affiliations

Associate Professor, Rinker School of Business, Palm Beach Atlantic University (past)

Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology, School of Public Health, Indiana University Bloomington

Physical Education
PhD, Florida State University, Sport Management, 2000
MA, University of Central Florida, History, 1997
MA, Emerson College, Business Communication and Public Relations, 1993
BS, Palm Beach Atlantic University, Business Administration, 1992