Curtis Fogel, PhD

Associate Professor, Sport Management

Office: STH 447
905 688 5550 x4617

Dr. Fogel’s research examines crime, corruption, violence, doping, discrimination, and other social and legal issues in the context of sport. He completed graduate degrees in both Sociology (M.A. and Ph.D) and Law (LL.M), and Osgoode Hall certificates in Human Rights Theory and Practice as well as Fundamentals of Indigenous Peoples and Canadian Law. He is currently serving as Chair of the Department of Sport Management.

  • Socio-Legal Aspects of Sport
  • Human Rights
  • Gender-Based Violence
  • Violent Masculinities


Fogel, C. & Quinlan, A. (Forthcoming). Sexual Assault in Sport: Institutional Tolerance, Silence, and Betrayal. Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press.

Fogel, C. ed. (2018). Critical Perspectives on Gender and Sport. Champaign, IL: Common Ground (Sport and Society Series).

Quinlan, E., Quinlan, A., Fogel, C., & Taylor, G. eds. (2017). Sexual Violence at Canadian Universities: Activism, Institutional Responses, and Strategies for Change. Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press.

Fogel, C. (2017). Controversies in Law and Sport. Champaign, IL: Common Ground (Sport and Society Series).

Fogel, C., Quinlan, E., & Quinlan, A. eds. (2014) Imaginative Inquiry: Innovative Approaches to Interdisciplinary Research. Palo Alto, CA: Academica Press.

Fogel, C. (2013) Game-Day Gangsters: Crime and Deviance in Canadian Football. Edmonton, AB: Athabasca University Press.

  • Introduction to Sport and the Law
  • Sport, Discrimination, and the Law
  • Sport, Social Justice, and Human Rights

Dr. Fogel is currently accepting graduate students interested in completing a thesis-based master’s degree or PhD in subject areas related to the socio-legal aspects of sport, human rights, and/or gender-based violence.