colby-sawyer faculty

Gregory R. Austin

Associate Professor, Exercise and Sport Sciences
(603) 526-3615 |

Joined the faculty in 2005.Ph.D., Ohio University, Higher Education Administration, Minors in Sport Administration, Marketing/Management, and College Teaching; M.S., Ohio University, Physical Education, Athletic Administration Major; B.P.E., Acadia University, Physical Education. Greg's scholarly and professional development interests continue to evolve and have recently focused on the importance of role play as a learning technique, pre-professional majors supporting the liberal education mission, perceptions of student-athletes, academic-athletic excellence, sport and aging populations.

Areas of Expertise

  • Sport
  • Coaching
  • Athletic Administration

Recent Publications and Presentations

  • Austin, G. “Administration of Sport in Nova Scotia: Defining Organizational Management of Volunteers.” Amateur Sport Update, Volume III Issue IV, Sport Nova Scotia.

  • Gibbons M. & G. Austin “NCAA Men's College Cup-A Case Study.” Presented at Sport Marketing Association Convention, Gainesville, FL.


  • Ph.D., Ohio University
  • M.S.P.E., Ohio University
  • B.P.E, Acadia University