Dr. John McMillen

Dr. John D. McMillen, Ph.D., J.D.

Professor, Sport Administration Coordinator

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 – Sport Leadership
KINES 244 – Sport Law
KINES 245 – Sport Career Development
KINES 246 – Sport Revenue
KINES 261 – Professional Ethics
KINES 247 – 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 Sporting Venues

Professional Organizations:

North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM)

Sport and Recreation Law Association (SRLA)


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Favorite Sport:

Nebraska football - Go Big Red!


Dr. McMillen is married to Rebecca McMillen (Art Program Director at Fresno Pacific University).  They have 2 children, Alli and Milana, and a golden retriever named Jake.

Contact Information:

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

Phone: (559) 278-1123 (Phone/Voicemail)
Office: North Gym 165