Sarah Zipp is a researcher and lecturer in sport studies and management. Her work is focused on socio-cultural aspects of sport, including sport for social change, gender equality, globalisation, health and issues of social justice. Dr. Zipp has taught at universities in the U.S., Netherlands and U.K.
She earned her Ph.D. in Deveopment Studies at the International Instutite for Social Studies at Erasmus University in the Netherlands. She has also studied sport management (M.Sc.) and anthropology/archaeology (B.A.) in the United States, her home country. She competed in basketball and athletics at Washington and Lee University (Virginia, U.S.)