• 74 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
20092019

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Personal profile

Biography

Neil King is a senior lecturer in sport development and management in the Department of Sport and Physical Activity where he leads modules on the undergraduate sports development, management and coaching programmes.

Research interests

Neil’s research focuses on sport policy, governance and management and predominantly on local government sport, recreation and leisure services. He also focuses on sport governance in the non-profit sector. He is author of Sport Governance: An Introduction (2016) and Sport Policy and Governance: Local Perspectives (2009) both published by Routledge. He has also published book chapters on sport and doping and sport and national security and a number of journal articles related mainly to the management of public sector sport services.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Loughborough University

… → 2006

European Leisure Studies, MA, Loughborough University

… → 1998

Leisure Management, BA, University of West London

… → 1996

Other positions

Liverpool Hope University

20022007

Leeds Beckett University

20012002

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Research Output

  • 74 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
  • 4 Article
  • 3 Book
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Project report

Governance and corruption in sport with respect to doping.

King, N., 21 Feb 2018, Drugs In Sport. Mottram, D. R. & Chester, N. (eds.). London: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Austerity, policy and sport participation in England

    Widdop, P., King, N., Parnell, D., Cutts, D. & Millward, P., 14 Aug 2017, In : International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 59 Downloads (Pure)

    Sport Goverance: An Introduction

    King, N., 17 Aug 2016, London: Routledge. 300 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • Sport, Terrorism, National Security, and the ‘Deep State’: Components of a Longitudinal Research Programme.

    King, N., 8 Mar 2016, Sport: Identity and Community. Harvey, A. & Kimball, R. (eds.). Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press, p. 51-62

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Open Access
    File
  • 49 Downloads (Pure)
    Open Access
    File
  • 13 Citations (Scopus)
    30 Downloads (Pure)

    Activities

    • 3 Publication Peer-review
    • 1 Editorial work
    • 1 Examination (PhD)

    International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics (Journal)

    NEIL KING (Editor)

    2017 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial work

    External Examiner at Leeds Beckett University

    NEIL KING (Examiner)

    20152019

    Activity: External examination typesExamination (PhD)

    International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics (Journal)

    NEIL KING (Reviewer)

    2012 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

    International Journal of Public Sector Management (Journal)

    NEIL KING (Reviewer)

    2012 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

    Leisure Studies (Journal)

    NEIL KING (Reviewer)

    2012 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review