The Olympic Games & Sport Diplomacy with Rook Campbell

“Jump in. Check your assumptions constantly and don’t be afraid to break the mold.”


Professor Campbell cycling at the 2004 Olympic Trials

Dr. ROOK CAMPBELL is an adjunct professor of political science, communication, and diplomacy at the University of Southern California. Rook serves as Director of Research for Fields of Green, a partnership between USC Sports Business Institute and USA TODAY Sports. They are the author of Staging Globalization for National Projects: Global Sport Markets and Elite Athletic Transnational Labour in Qatar (International Review for Sociology of Sport, 2010).  Rook’s current book manuscript is entitled Global Governance of Sport in a Digital Age: The Political Economy of Sport Integrity Regulation.



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