Geoffre Sherman

Lecturer

Phone:
317-274-9520
Fax:
317-278-2041
Email:
gnsherma@iupui.edu
Department:
School of Physical Education and Tourism Management
Campus:
IUPUI
IUPUI School of Physical Education and Tourism Management
901 W. New York Street, PE 243
Indianapolis, IN
46202-5193

Education

  • St. Bonaventure University, BA’00
  • Indiana University, MS’01
  • Indiana University, PHD’08

Biography

Dr. Sherman brings more than a decade of industry experience to the Sport Management students in the School of Physical Education and Tourism Management (PETM). His experiences range from the operations of a college athletic department to professional teams. He currently works with the Indianapolis Colts, Indianapolis Indians, Indiana Pacers, and Indiana Fever to bring the industry into the classroom.

Geoff has served on national committees in college athletics and, most recently, earned the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) President’s Award for his service on the 2015-16 CoSIDA Strategic Planning Committee to map a five-year plan for the membership organization. During his time in intercollegiate athletics administration, Geoff taught courses in sport law, digital sports media, sport communication, event and facility management, and sports information.

Courses Taught

  • HPER-P 211 – Introduction to Sport Management
  • TCEM-E 219 – Sport Event Management

Honors & Awards

  • 2016 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) President’s Award recipient
  • 2013–14 Crossroads League Sports Information Director of the Year