Faculty Profile

Dr. Justin Wartella

jwartell@lhup.edu | 607 Robinson Learning Center, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2419


Doctorate of Philosophy – University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV)

Master of Education – Millersville University

Bachelor of Science – Pennsylvania State University (PSU)

Courses Most Commonly Taught: Sport Marketing Management, Sport Sales, Sponsorship, & Fundraising, Introduction to Sport Administration, Leadership & Management of Sport, Sport Business Finance, Financial Management in Sport, Marketing & Public Relations in Sport

Courses Developed: Sport Sales, Sponsorship, & Fundraising; Financial Management in Sport; Marketing & Public Relations in Sport

Professional Publications: 

Sponsorship of Interscholastic Athletics: An Examination of State High School Athletic/Activity Association Sponsors

Professional Presentations: 

Wartella, J. (2012, April). Corporate Objectives in Interscholastic Sport Sponsorship.  The Annual Sports Business Conference, Indiana, Pennsylvania

Wartella, J., Mattern, J (2012, April). Financial Problems amongst Professional Athletes; Why is this Occurring? The Annual Sports Business Conference, Indiana, Pennsylvania

Ayim E., Wartella, J.  (2008, April).  An Analysis of CSR efforts by the NBA during the2007 All Star Festivities in Las Vegas.  SW District AHPERD, Phoenix, Arizona

Areas of Expertise: Sport Marketing and Sponsorship, Interscholastic Athletic Programming, Intercollegiate Athletic Programming