Faculty & Staff


Ian Reade, PhD

Director of Athletics

Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation

About Me

PhD (Physical Education), University of Alberta, 2010
M.Sc (Research and Planning) U of Saskatchewan, 1981
B.S.P.E. U of Saskatchewan, 1977

Began working in Athletics at the U of A in 1990. Left Athletics for 10 years to teach sport management and complete a PhD in sport management. Have been heavily involved in the development of the undergraduate and graduate coaching programs at the U of A.


Sport management and coaching within the amateur sport environment with an emphasis on the educational sector. Issues are examined through agency theory and collaboration.


KSRLS 573 - Coaching Issues in the Work Environment