Tracy Taylor

Professor Tracy Taylor

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  Emailtracy.taylor@rmit.edu.au


    Phone: +61 40940 7728


   Campus: Melbourne City


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Contact details

  COBL


  Emailtracy.taylor@rmit.edu.au


    Phone: +61 40940 7728


   Campus: Melbourne City


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Professor Taylor is currently the Associate Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research and Innovation in the College of Business and Law.

Overview

Professor Taylor has held numerous leadership and executive roles over her 30+ year career in higher education. Professor Taylor is an internationally recognised sport management scholar, with 200+ peer reviewed journal publications, books, book chapters and research project reports. Professor Taylor has been awarded over $3m in research grants, leading has a number national and international research projects and consultancies. Her research has been with colleagues in North America, Asia and Europe. Her current research grants explore aspects of women's professional team sport.

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Industry experience

Professor Taylor has board experience in the sport and voluntary sectors.

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Research

Professor Taylor's research areas are in volunteer management, diversity and inclusion, and women sport leadership. She currently leads an ARC Discovery in Women in Professional Sport and and NRL Research Grant on careers for women in the NRLW, and is co-investigator on a women and disability in sport federal funded Grant and a EU funded project on newly arrived migrants and sport.

Research keywords

Sport Management, Women in Sport, Diversity and Inclusion in Sport 

Research output summary

211

Publications

$4 million+

Grants

2

Supervisor Projects

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Supervisor interest areas

  • Women and sport leadership
  • Diversity and inclusion in sport
  • Human resource management in sport
  • Sport careers
  • Athlete well being
  • Sport volunteers 

Supervisor projects

  • Gender policy in sport
  • CEO succession in sport
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torres strait flag

Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.