John D. McMillen, Ph.D., J.D. Sport Administration Coordinator

Dr. John McMillen

Educational Background:

Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Educational Administration / Sport Administration cognate)
J.D., Drake University Law School (Law)
M.Ed., University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Educational Administration)
B.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Psychology)

Recent Publication:

Cowboys Stadium Mobility Assist Program: Accessible Routes and the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines. J. Legal Aspects of Sport.

Recent Conference Presentations:

Quality of Life and Wellness:  The ADA’s Impact on Venue Access for Aging and Older Adults. The International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society.  Berkley, CA.

Graduate Courses Taught:

KINES 241 – Administration in PE & Sport
KINES 244 – Legal Aspects in Sport & PE
KINES 245 – Sport Fundraising, Development, & Networking
KINES 246 – Sport Sales & Sponsorship
KINES 261 – Philosophy & Ethical Inquiry in Kinesiology
KINES 250T – Title IX Compliance

Research Areas:

Sport Art Law (Trademark Law, Right to Publicity, First Amendment)

Disability access in sport

Current Project(s):

Disability access at Yankee Stadium

Professional Organizations:

North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)

Sport and Recreation Law Association (SRLA)


Sierra Mountains (camping, hiking, skiing, site seeing)

Favorite Sport:

College football


Married to Rebecca McMillen (professor at Fresno Pacific University)

Contact Information:

California State University, Fresno
5275 N. Campus Drive M/S SG28
Fresno, CA 93740-8018

Phone: (559) 278-1123 (Phone/Voicemail)
Phone: (559) 278-7010 (Fax)
Office: South Gym 124