Professore Associato, St. John’s University
David P. Hedlund, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor and the Chairperson of the Division of Sport Management at St. John’s University in New York City. He has more than 20 years of domestic and international experience in sports, esports, coaching, business, education and analytics. Dr. Hedlund is the lead editor and author of the first-of-its-kind textbook “Esports Business Management,” and he is the Founding Chief Editor of the Journal of Electronic Gaming and Esports. He is also a research committee member for the International Esports Federation, an educational program assistant for the United States Esports Federation, and a member of the Esports Research Network. Dr. Hedlund is also a managing partner of Hedlund-Chuang Consulting Group, LLC.