Barrie Houlihan receives the EASM Chelladurai Award 2022 for his outstanding professional achievements. The entire EASM community congratulates on this special honour.
The reception of this prestigious award is based on his outstanding contribution to the Sport Management field as a researcher, lecturer and supervisor, for his sustained efforts in developing Sport Management as an academic discipline, providing leadership, and gaining peer recognition, and for truly reflecting those qualities demonstrated by Prof. Dr. Chelladurai in the areas of student growth and development, leadership, service, scholarship, and collegiality.
The award committee considers: “Barrie Houlihan an excellent candidate for the Chelladurai Award both because of his impact through research and teaching in the field of sport policy and because of his passion to develop the field and help young scholars.”
“It was an honour to have been selected for the Chelladurai Award not only because it reflected recognition by one of the world’s leading sport management organisations, but also because of the association of the Award with one of the pioneers in the academic study of sport management – Packianathan Chelladurai.” said Barrie Houlihan after receiving the award.