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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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Nima Dehghansai, Daniel Spedale, Melissa J. Wilson, and Joseph Baker

continued to reach initial milestones earlier in their careers. However, CI athletes started to close the gap and by mid-career, the trajectory of AB and CI athletes appeared very similar to one another. As anticipated, AI athletes reached the majority of milestones at a later age and reached the key

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Ted M. Butryn, Nicole M. LaVoi, Kerri J. Kauer, Tamar Z. Semerjian, and Jennifer J. Waldron

Over the past decade, a growing number of scholars in sport psychology and sport sociology have begun forging inter- and transdiciplinary research lines that attempt to follow Ingham, Blissmer, and Wells Davidson’s (1998) call for a coming together of the sport sociological and sport psychological imaginations. This paper presents the results of a thematic analysis of the stories of five early-to midcareer academics who have lived at/through the boundaries of these two sub disciplines of Kinesiology. Following an introduction in which we attempt to situate the two subdisciplines within the larger field of Kinesiology, we present a thematic analysis of the five individual stories, and attempt to tie them to the politicized boundaries and related spaces of tensions faced by those wishing to do the kind of interdisciplinary or transdisciplinary work advocated recently by the emerging areas of cultural sport psychology (CSP) and physical cultural studies (PCS).

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Alan G. Ingham, Bryan J. Blissmer, and Kristen Wells Davidson

This article offers a proposal for combining the sport sociological and sport psychological imaginations. In order to effect this rapprochement, some serious adjustments to the ways in which many applied sport psychologists and sport sociologists think about and conduct research are required. Thus, the initial part of this article expresses some critiques, albeit brief, of current tendencies within both sport sociology and sport psychology. We deemed these critiques necessary to advance a neo-Millsian position on the articulation of social structure and personality. This neo-Millsian position draws on the ego-psychoanalytical tradition to offer suggestions for how we might reconceive the problems of indispensability/expendability in the Prolympic structures of sport and for how we might, using a life-histories (biographical) methodology, engage in useful or practical research, especially on the problematics of how individuals handle/mishandle early, pre-career, and mid-career failure, and, in the long-run, inevitable failure at the end of their careers. Where, then, is the common ground between sport sociology and sport psychology? We argue that it is the analysis of ego-practices and ego-defenses as learned, consciously or unconsciously, over our biographical lives as they intersect with, and are contoured by, social history and social structure.

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David Pyne

progression is from student to early-career researcher, midcareer academic, senior academic, and, finally, semiretired mentor. How might these transitions manifest in terms of scientific publication and involvement with journals like IJSPP? At a student level, particularly postgraduate masters and PhD

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Terry L. Rizzo, Penny McCullagh, and Donna Pastore

guidelines efficiently so as not to lose valuable faculty. It is also important to focus not only on junior faculty members who are undergoing a stringent tenure and promotion process but also on meaningful evaluations and feedback mechanisms for midcareer and senior faculty. A review of the literature

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Brigid M. Lynch, Andrea Ramirez Varela, and Terry Boyle

. Expressions of interest can be directed to Dr A.R.V. ( aravamd@gmail.com ). Acknowledgment B.M.L. is supported by a Mid-Career Research Fellowship from the Victorian Cancer Agency ( MCRF 18005 ). Reference 1. Lynch BM , Dixon-Suen SC , Ramirez Varela A , et al . Approaches to improve causal

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Brigid M. Lynch, Charles E. Matthews, Katrien Wijndaele, and on behalf of the Sedentary Behaviour Council of the International Society for Physical Activity and Health

MeSH term Sedentary lifestyle remained unaltered. The inclusion of these additional MeSH terms will facilitate more efficient searching within MEDLINE and improve the rigor of systematic review search strategies. Acknowledgments B.M.L. is supported by a Mid-Career Fellowship (MCRF18005) from the

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Erianne A. Weight, Elizabeth Taylor, Matt R. Huml, and Marlene A. Dixon

on each of the cluster input variables. Each of the inputs, their input predictor importance, and the results of these tests are listed in Table  2 . Table 2 Cluster Inputs, Values, Predictor Importance, and Statistical Tests of Variance/Independence Total Early-career support staff Midcareer, no

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Maureen R. Weiss

expertly discussed the evolution of scientific thinking, key discoveries, and groundbreaking papers that forged the first 40 years (1967–2007) of research in motor development and motor control/learning in NASPSPA. In this issue, Clark’s (2017) 40-year retrospective insights are followed by midcareer and