刘东锋，江西九江人，先后获工学学士、经济学硕士、文学博士学位。教授、博士生导师，教育部留学回国人员科研启动基金评审专家，International Journal of Sport Marketing and Sponsorship（SSCI）杂志编委，法国里昂商学院客座教授、爱尔兰都柏林大学客座教授。
2009.2-2010.1赴英国谢菲尔德哈勒姆大学体育产业研究中心（SIRC），从事“体育赛事与城市发展”博士后研究。曾应邀赴芬兰、德国、澳大利亚、英国、爱尔兰、越南、泰国、日本、台湾等多个国家或地区大学讲学或学术交流。研究方向主要包括体育管理体制、体育赛事等。近年来，主持完成省部级课题两项，主持或参与完成其他各级各类课题10余项，目前主持省部级课题1项、国家社科基金重大项目子课题一项、上海市教委创新课题2项。近年来在《体育科学》、Tourism Economics（SSCI）、International Journal of Sport Marketing and Sponsorship（SSCI）等国内外期刊、学术会议上发表论文30余篇，出版英文学术专著《The Global Economics of Sport》（2012，Routledge，Co-author）。
Professor of sport management and Co-Dean
School of Economics and Management,Shanghai University of Sport, China
Dr. Liu is a professor of sport management and Co-Dean of the School of Economics and Management at Shanghai University of Sport. He was doing his post-doc studies on sports events and urban development at the Sport Industry Research Centre of Sheffield Hallam University between 2009 and 2010. He serves on the editorial boards of the International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship, and Journal of Shanghai University of Sport. He is a member of China Sports Strategy Society, a think tank of China’s Sports Ministry.
Dongfeng is international professor with INSEEC Business School, andalso guest professor with University College Dublin, Ireland, Kufstein University, Austria,Bayreuth University, Germany,and EM Lyon Business School, France.
His main research interests include sport events management, sports events evaluation, sport and urban development, and sport policy studies. He has over 40 publications including books, refereed journals articles, refereed conference articles, and industry reports. His articles are published in journals such as Tourism Economics, and European Sport Management Quarterly. His latest book (co-author) The Global Economics of Sport (2012) was published by Rutledge. He has completed a dozen research projects for government departments, including Chinese General Administration for Sports, Shanghai Education Commission, and Shanghai Sports Bureau.
Professor Liu has presented on various topics in sport management and sport events at conferences in China, Europe and Asia.
Undergraduate courses: Introduction to Sport Management, Marketing Research Method, International Sport Management (delivered in English),
Postgraduate courses: Selected Reading in Management; Sports Industry and Marketing in China（English）
Doctorate courses: Research in Sport Studies; International Sport Governance( English)
Research areas: sports events and urban development; sport policy; sports marketing
Eric Schwarz, Hans Westerbeek,Dongfeng Liu, Paul Turner and Paul Emery,ManagingSportFacilitiesandMajorEvents,Routledge (incoming in2017)
Chris Gratton,Dongfeng Liu, Girish Ramchandani, Darryl Wilson, The Global Economics of Sport, Routledge (2012)
Chris Gratton,Dongfeng Liu, Girish Ramchandani and Darryl Wilson(2015).The Global Economics of Sport. InTerri Byers(eds.),Contemporary Issues in Sport Management:A Critical Introduction.SAGE Publications Ltd.
Chris Gratton, Holger Preuss, andDongfeng Liu.(2014).The positive legacies of the Olympic Games in Beijing 2008.InRichard Holt,Dino Ruta.(eds.),Handbook of Sport and Legacy: Meeting the Challenge of Major Sports Events.Routledge.
Dongfeng Liu, (2014).The Legacy of the 2002 Shanghai Tennis Masters Cup.In Jonathan Grix(eds.),Leveraging Legacies from Sports Mega-Events:Concepts and Cases,Basingstoke:Palgrave MacMillan.
Dongfeng Liu,(2013).The experiences andimplicationsof Public Sport Service in Developed Countries. In Dai(eds.),Public Sport Service in China. Beijing: Social Science Academic press.
Latest articles in peer reviewed English journals
Liu, D.(2016).Social Impact of Major Sports Events Perceived by Host Community,International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship,17(1) ,78-91(SSCI)
Liu, D.(2015).Image Impact of Mega-sporting Events Perceived by International Students and Behavior Intentions,International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship.16(2), 103-117(SSCI)
Liu, D., Broom, D &Wilson, R.(2014). Legacy of The Beijing Olympic Games: A Non-host City Perspective.European Sport Management Quarterly,14(5). 485-502(SSCI)
Liu, D.& Wilson, R. (2014). Negative Impact of Hosting Mega-sporting events and intention to travel: a Test of the Crowding-out Effect using the London Games as an Example,International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship15(3), 161-175.(SSCI)
Liu, D.(2013). Major Sports Events, Destination Image and Intention to Revisit: A Perspective of Foreign Tourists,International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship,14(3), 178-189.(SSCI)
Liu, D.& Gratton, C. (2010). The Impact of Mega Sporting Events on Live Spectators' Images of a Host City: A Case Study of the Shanghai F1 Grand Prix,Tourism Economics,16(3), 629-645.(SSCI)