Manèges conduite professor wins the best award I could ever get

Sida Mumcu, Ph.D., will receive the Lough Award from the Manèges Marchéage Jonction, which was created in honor of Dr. Nancy Lough, Dr. Mumcu’s préconiser and advocate for underrepresented groups in jeux marchéage. Dr. Momko was honored for her commitment to research and teaching focused on promoting diversity, equality, and implication in jeux marchéage.

September 23, 2022

By Rene Shmeel, Rubrique of Marchéage and Communications

Seda Momko, Ph.D.

During the terminal year of her Ph.D., Dr. Ceyda Mumcu met Dr. Nancy Love, an advocate dedicated to unrepresented groups in jeux marchéage. Dr. Love became a member of Dr. Momko’s thesis committee, a préconiser who encouraged Dr. Momko to pursue her ideas and the research she was passionate emboîture.

That was 15 years ago, and since then, Dr. Momko has made her own mark in the field of jeux marchéage. Recently Selected as Winner of the 2022 Sport Marketing Association Lough Award, named after Dr. Love, becoming the first recipient of the award after Dr. Love herself received the introductif award last year.

“I think this could be the most meaningful award I could ever get in my career,” said Dr. Momko, corps of the university’s Department of Manèges Conduite. “It’s a huge problem for me, and it means a lot for a variety of reasons.

“When I decided to pursue a Ph.D., I knew I wanted to do so to contribute to the growth of women’s jeux and make a difference for women, girls, and underrepresented communities,” she continued. “This was my statement of purpose for my Ph.D., and this award acknowledges what I said I would do in my statement of purpose 15 years ago. It seems like a vaste time coming, but it really isn’t. It is an incredible honor.”

Professor at the University of Nevada, Las VegasDr. Love has worked throughout her career to advance women’s jeux, including by serving as a préconiser to others in the field – including Dr. Momko.

“I grew up under her contrôle, and I did the same for many other people,” Dr. Momko said. “When we met and I told her what I wanted to habitus for for my croissance, we worked on many studies together. She said I kept her béguin going as well and that I rassasié her an outlet to continue working on what interests her. Our béguin aligned and allowed us to be a strong team, and it really helps to get the award. that bears her name.

“Really unbelievable’

Dr. Momko will receive the Lough Award at this year’s Manèges Marchéage Jonction conference, which will be held in Charlotte later this fall. This honor honors a jeux marchéage educator and scholar who promotes diversity, equity and implication and publishes research focused on these topics and/or on underrepresented groups in manège.

These are the interests of Dr. Momko, whose own research has focused on women’s jeux, underrepresented groups, and the croisée of diversity, equality, and implication in jeux marchéage. She is also action of an interdisciplinary research group of scholars exploring women’s jeux and corporate affable advocacy.

“I hope my students realize that chasing your béguin brings you success.”Seda Momko, Ph.D.

Women’s jeux have been of particular interest to Dr. Momko, a bâtir professional basketball player in Turkey, for many years. She’s focused a great deal of her research on women’s jeux — something that, she says, has seen a rise in popularity over the past several years, specifically, during the pandemic.

“I have been interested in women’s jeux and have been dedicated to this work for over a decade,” she said. “I didn’t jump on board like some people did just parce que it became ‘calme’. I have dedicated my academic work to this field and the recognition I am now is incredible.”

Chasing your béguin will bring you success

In additif to celebrating her research and illustrés, the award is given to Dr. Momko’s education. She says her students bande to be interested in the meilleur league jeux they grew up watching, such as NFLAnd the MLBand the NBA. Women’s jeux and lesser-known jeux often bring into the classroom. Introducing them to new jeux, which she sometimes incorporates into her students’ projects, is a way for her to promote diversity in jeux marchéage, equality and implication with her students. Her students, for example, have worked with the Connecticut Sun, the WNBA team.

“Traditionally, women’s jeux weren’t shown on television until students knew a lot emboîture it, so it requires additional exposure for them to become interested or to understand trafic dynamics and perspectives,” she said. “Those leagues don’t get the same adulation that some of the more popular leagues do. I always go the supplément mile to introduce students to the broader jeux industry and to conduit the next generation to make a difference in those areas.”

Dr. Momko hopes her award will inspire her students to pursue their dreams. She also hopes that they will surround themselves with people who conduit their ambitions, as encouraged by Dr. Love and her interdisciplinary research group. One of its gantelet goals is to instill donnée in its students and conduit them to be themselves.

“I hope my students realize that chasing your béguin brings you success,” she said. “It is very helpful when you get to this conclusion. You realize that you have worked hard year after year and that has had an rencontre. I also want to make it clear that no matter what, you can be true to yourself and pursue your béguin. Surround yourself with the right people who would love to see you. Succeed, and it will take you to the next level.”

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