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Getting to Know: Mark Hyman

Mark Hyman

Mark Hyman

Job title:  Assistant Teaching Professor of Management.

Job duties:  Teaching in the tourism studies program, with an emphasis in sport management.

How long have you worked at GW:  I’ve been an adjunct since 2011 and joined the fulltime faculty this fall.

What’s best, so far, about working here:  The support of colleagues, notably Lisa Delpy Neirotti in sport management, and Alex Zebango in academic technologies.

What’s something your co-workers do not know about you:  I played a round of golf at Augusta National – and shot 130.

Where did you grow up:  Freehold, N.J., the birthplace of Bruce Springsteen.

Family: My wife, Peggy, and sons Ben, 25, a GW grad, and Eli, 22.

Any hobbies?  I’m a runner – 19 marathons so far with a goal to run 50 marathons in as many states.

What do you enjoy doing on the weekend:  Saturday morning runs with the Baltimore Pacemakers running club and reading Sunday’s New York Times.

Favorite vacation spots:  Barcelona and Portland, Ore.

A favorite book:  It’s a tie:  Friday Night Lights: A Town, A Team, And A Dream by H.G. Bissinger and A Well-Paid Slave by Brad Snyder.

A favorite food:  The key lime pie at Joe’s Stone Crab in Miami Beach.


Phone:  202-994-0767


Posted by gwsb on October 15, 2013 | Filed under: Getting to Know,GWSB News.

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