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Corinne M. Daprano, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, School of Education and Health Sciences; Interim Chair, Department of Health and Sport Science; Associate Professor, Health & Sport Science

Full-Time Faculty

School of Education and Health Sciences: Office of the Dean, Health and Sport Science


Email: Corinne Daprano, Ph.D.
Phone: 937-229-1025
Raymond L. Fitz Hall, Room 618F


  • Ph.D. in Sport Management, The Ohio State University
  • M.Ed. in Sport Management and Exercise Science, Cleveland State University
  • B.A. in English, Cleveland State University

Professional Activities

  • Sport Management Review Editorial Board
  • Sport Management Education Journal Editorial Board
  • North American Society of Sport Management
  • Ohio Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance
  • National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association

Research Interests

  • Strategic human resource management in sport and recreation organizations
  • Service learning as pedagogy in higher education and its application to sport management programs

Selected Publications

  • Porterfield, S., J. Linderman, L. Laubach, & C. Daprano. (2013, October). Comparison of the effect of caffeine ingestion on time to exhaustion between endurance trained and untrained men. Journal of Exercise Physiology online, 16(5), 90-98. Read article >>
  • Titlebaum, P., Dick, R., Crow, B., & Daprano, C. (Fall 2012). Staying in the Game: Basketball Officials' Perceptions. Journal for the Study of Sports and Athletes in Education, 6(3):325-334. View abstract >>
  • Titlebaum, P., *Beadle, E., *Ferranti, S., & Daprano, C.M. (2011). Positive rewards for positive behavior: Would a rewards system work? Applied Recreation Research and Programming Annual, 1, 121-132.
  • Dahlberg, D., DeMarco, G.M., Daprano, C.M., & Ridenour, C. (2010). The influence of Title IX on the personal and professional biographies of early career female club volleyball coaches. International Journal of Volleyball Research.
  • Daprano, C.M., Pastore, D.L., & Costa, C.A. (2008). NIRSA members' perceptions of organizational effectiveness. Recreational Sports Journal, 32, 16-27.
  • Haines, J.N., Thrine, A.M., Titlebaum, P.T., & Daprano, C.M. (2008). Women and weight training: Education and demonstration make a difference. Applied Research in Coaching and Athletics Annual, 23, 237-254.
  • Daprano, C.M., Costa, C.A., & Titlebaum, P.T. (2007). Expanding on success: Volunteer management at the Midwest Tennis Classic. Sport Management Review, 10, 93-96.
  • Daprano, C.M., Costa, C.A., & Titlebaum, P.T. (2007). Building on success: Volunteer management at the Midwest Tennis Classic. Sport Management Review, 10, 97-123.
  • Daprano, C.M., *Kenney, M., Titlebaum, P.T., & Triola, M. (2006). Hazing: What Ohio high school teachers, coaches and administrators need to know. Future Focus, 27(2), 10-15.
  • *Stanley, W.W., DeMarco, G.M.P., Laubach, L.L., & Daprano, C.M. (2006, September). The effectiveness of a community based physical education program on children's enjoyment levels of physical activity and the professional development of their student interns. Teaching Elementary Physical Education, 24-27.
  • Daprano, C.M., Titlebaum, P., Delisio, C., & Gillespie, J. (2006). Athletic department outreach. Applied Research in Coaching and Athletics Annual, 21, 259-272.
  • Daprano, C.M., Bruening, J.E., Pastore, D.L., Greenwell, T.C., Dixon, M.A., Ko, Y.J., Jordan, J.S., Lilienthal, S., & Turner, B.A. (2005). Collaboration in sport research: A case from the field. Quest, 57, 300-314.
  • Daprano, C.M., Coyle, M. & Titlebaum, P. (2005). Student employee recruitment and retention through campus partnerships. Recreational Sports Journal, 29, 104-112.