Sean Baldwin

Assistant Professor

JWU Faculty Since 2018

JWU Professor Sean Baldwin

Contact Info


Dr. Baldwin completed his Ph.D. in Leadership Studies with an emphasis in Sport Management from Concordia University Chicago. He earned his master’s degree in Parks, Recreation, Tourism & Sport Management from North Carolina State University and his bachelor’s degree in Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies from North Carolina Central University.

Baldwin has over a decade of experience in secondary and higher education. He has served as an adjunct professor at Johnson C. Smith University and Queens University of Charlotte. He also worked for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, as a CTE Business Education/Marketing teacher at West Mecklenburg High School, Mallard Creek High School and Garinger High School. Baldwin currently holds a Professional Educator License (PEL) in Business and Information Technology for the State of North Carolina’s Department of Public Instruction.


  • Ph.D., Sports Management/Administration Leadership, Concordia University
  • M.P.R.T., Parks, Recreation, Tourism & Sport Management,North Carolina State University
  • B.S., Recreation Administration, North Carolina Central University

I'm not saying I'm gonna rule the world or I'm gonna change the world, but I guarantee you that I will spark the brain that will change the world. Tupac Shakur

Scholarly Interests

HBCU Student-Athlete Academic Support
DEI Initiatives and Programming in College Athletics
Servant Leadership in Higher Education
Human Capital Development for African Americans


  • SEE1001 Introduction to Sports, Entertainment & Event Management
  • SEE2150 Safety, Security and Risk Management in the SEEM Industry
  • SEE3008 Ancillary Services and Revenue Management in the Sports, Entertainment and Event Industry
  • SEE4050 International Sports, Entertainment, Event and Venue Management

Extra Curricular Roles

Co-Advisor of the Sports Marketing Club
Faculty Athletics Representative for the Charlotte Campus


Professional Affiliations

North American Society for Sport Management
International Association of Venue Managers
American Association of Blacks in Higher Education