Daniel Springer, PhD

Assistant Teaching Professor

School of Natural Resources

Contact Information

Email dspringer@missouri.edu
Phone 573-844-4403
Address 203Q Anheuser-Busch Natural Resources Building


  • PhD, 2021, Texas A&M University
  • ME, 2013, Oklahoma State University
  • BA, 2011, Texas A&M University

Research Summary

Springer’s research examines the nexus of sport and development in higher education through various developmental and organizational frameworks to construct a better contextual understanding of formal sport environments (e.g., club sport, varsity sport), focusing especially on their philosophical and structural characteristics.


  • Legal Aspects of Sport
  • Personnel Management and Leadership
  • Professional Writing
  • Psychology of Sport
  • Sport Finance
  • Organizational Issues
  • Diversity and Ethics


  • Texas A&M University, Visiting Assistant Professor, 2021-2022
  • Texas A&M University. Graduate Teaching Assistant, 2020-2021
  • Texas A&M University, Academic Advisor, 2016-2020
  • Rice University, Duke TIP On-Site Director, 2015
  • Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Student Activities Coordinator, 2013-2015
  • Oklahoma State University, Graduate Assistant Campus Activities, 2011-2013