Caroline Heffernan

Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Sport and Recreation Management
Speakman Hall 313

Biogrpahy

Dr. Caroline Heffernan is an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Sport and Recreation Management.

Prior to coming to STHM, Dr. Heffernan successfully defended her doctoral dissertation on the application allyship to gender in sports organizations at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Her research work specializes in allyship in sport, gender in sport leadership and leadership. Dr. Heffernan’s work has been published in Sport Management Review.

Dr. Heffernan earned her PhD in Kinesiology with an emphasis on Sport Management from the University of Minnesota and attained a Master of Science in Sport and Recreation Management from STHM. Dr. Heffernan received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Bryn Mawr College.