Institute of Sports Science

Sport Economics, Sport Management & Media Research

The research group is headed by Tim Pawlowski and works on three research lines. The first research line Society & Public Policy intends to contribute to current public policy debates on the financing of sports and the effects associated with sports participation and physical activity. The second research line Leagues & Competitions intends to contribute to optimizing the design of sports leagues and competitions. The third research line Media & Management intends to contribute to better understanding the role of digitalization processes and ‘new’ forms of communication in sports. In Spring 2020, the Data Science and Sports Lab was founded.



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Research lines

Society &
Public Policy

Leagues & Competitions

Media & Management



International Sport Management Game

Supervised by Dr. Ute Schüttoff 20 Bachelor students participated in the International Sport…

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Sport Management Master worldwide in Top 15 list

The Sport Management master programme at the University of Tübingen is again included in the…

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New Research Grant in Sport Economics

The German Federal Institute of Sports Science (BISp) recently awarded a research grant for a new…

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