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Artur Direito, Joseph J. Murphy, Matthew Mclaughlin, Jacqueline Mair, Kelly Mackenzie, Masamitsu Kamada, Rachel Sutherland, Shannon Montgomery, Trevor Shilton, and on behalf of the ISPAH Early Career Network

multiple stakeholders (eg, health agencies, local and national governments, nongovernmental agencies, city officials and planners, professional bodies, the media, academia, and civil society) 16 for successful implementation. Early career professionals (ECPs), including researchers, practitioners, and

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Jessica L. Kutz, Melissa Bopp, and Lori A. Gravish Hurtack

Throughout the United States, universities and colleges have enjoyed long-term growth and expanding enrollments for several decades ( Wojciechowska, 2010 ). Kinesiology and related programs have also experienced similar growth, with many students opting to prepare for careers in health, wellness

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Shaina M. Dabbs, Jeffrey A. Graham, and Marlene A. Dixon

engaged when they believe their employer understands their career needs and provides avenues for career growth and longevity ( Vance, 2006 ). To enhance this understanding both theoretically and practically, this study explored the multifaceted career needs, experiences, and coping strategies of midcareer

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Jeffrey Martin

The ideal sport psychology career is not going to be something you apply for in a newspaper advertisement. It will never happen. . . . But you’re going to have to create it yourself. ( Simons & Andersen, 1995 , p. 462) There are only a few individuals in the entire United States who maintain full

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David H. Perrin

. Over my career, I have learned firsthand the importance of mentors in one’s life, and Coach Richie Wyman was my first. Over the years, I always made a point of staying in touch, taking him to lunch each year I could while visiting my family’s summer cottage in Vermont. He recently died, and I sent the

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Barbara E. Ainsworth

In reflecting on my academic career in kinesiology and public health, I am reminded of the interactions I’ve had with professors, students, friends, and colleagues and of the professional experiences that have defined my career. This paper is autobiographical in that it moves from playing as a

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Courtney Sullivan, Thomas Kempton, Patrick Ward, and Aaron J. Coutts

remuneration by a salary cap. As such, identifying career trajectories that benchmark playing performance would be inherently invaluable in decisions related to player recruitment and contracting. Career trajectories and the age of peak performance have been well-documented in individual sports 1 – 3 ; however

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Meg G. Hancock, Alicia Cintron, and Lindsey Darvin

the sex-segregated nature of positions in intercollegiate athletic departments, career development experts have suggested, “men and women differ in vocational interests and the work they choose to do” ( Lippa, 1998 , p. 996). As noted in sport management research, career theorists acknowledge relevant

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Fleur E.C.A. van Rens and Edson Filho

, 2018 ). Career transitions to contemporary circus are thus common amongst athletes, and gymnasts in particular. However, little is known about the lived experiences of circus artists, as few systematic studies have considered this performance domain ( Ross & Shapiro, 2017 ). Given that practitioners in

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Thomas L. McKenzie

Organization [WHO], 2018 ) that support such concerns. During the past 5 decades, I have had many diverse “careers.” These include working with schools (i.e., as teacher, administrator, multisport coach, athletic director), with obese boys and women in summer residential camping settings ( McKenzie, 1986a