Dawn Shores, M.A.

Director of Academic Affairs
Department of Tourism, Recreation & Sport Management

  • M.A. in College Student Personnel, Bowling Green State University (2005)
  • B.A. in Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, University of South Florida (2003)


Office: FLG 330E
Address: P.O. Box 118208, Gainesville, FL 32611-8208
Contact: (352) 392-4042
Email: dshores@hhp.ufl.edu


Dawn Shores is the Director of Academic Affairs who serves as our Undergraduate Advisor for the department.  Dawn provides academic and career planning for both degree programs, Sport Management and Tourism, Event and Recreation Management.  In addition, she works closely with our Undergraduate and Graduate Coordinators with curriculum matters including data collection, course development administration, course scheduling and outcomes assessments. She also assists with managing the online M.S. Sport Management degree program.

Dawn provides assistance to our faculty with study abroad programs, as well as promotion of events and speakers for the department. Dawn oversees all recruitment, promotional and marketing for the undergraduate degree programs.