Han Soo Kim, PhD

Assistant Professor - Sport Management, Program Director


Doyne Health Sciences Center 111

(501) 450-5579


Dr. Han Soo Kim holds a B.S. in Physical Education with a Minor in Business Administration and an M.S. in Sport and Leisure Studies, both earned from Yonsei University. After completing his Ph.D. in Sport Administration with a cognate in Sport Analytics, Dr. Kim worked as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management at Texas A&M University. Dr. Kim’s research endeavors primarily focus on investigating the decision-making processes behind sport fan behavior and the utilization of new media. In conducting such research, he employs various psychological and communication theories and data analytics techniques, such as structural equation modeling, text mining, and big data analytics.


Courses Taught

EXSS 4395 – Sport in American Society

EXSS 5327 – Sport Consumer Behavior

EXSS 5335 – Sport Marketing Principles and Strategy

EXSS 6305 – Sport Organization Communication

EXSS 6316 – Data Analysis

EXSS 6325 – Sport Law Aspects

EXSS 6605 – Sport Management Capstone