Lisa Ahearn

Lisa AhearnI've been at Saint Joseph's College for over 10 years. Nine years in the athletic department as the head athletic trainer, an adjunct faculty member, and Senior Woman Administrator. I became a full-time faculty member in the sport and exercise science department. I instruct in sports management but also assist in the exercise science department. Course I teach include: Sports Law, Sport in Society and Basic Athletic Training.

My doctorate degree will focus on leadership and human resource management. I plan to research in the area of Crisis Communication Management of Division III Athletic Programs.

Prior to SJC I worked as an assistant athletic trainer for five years and head softball coach at the collegiate level.

Current memberships

North American Society for Sport Management

National Athletic Trainers Association


Certified athletic trainer
Licensed athletic trainer in Maine and New Hampshire

In the news

Backstage at the field, court and rink

Professor Lisa Ahearn provides oversight of the sports management internship program and works one on one with all students in the major.