Keith I. McShan



Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • PhD, 2022, Wayne State University
  • MS, 2013, Eastern Michigan University
  • BHK with Honors, Minor in Business Administration, 2011, University of Windsor


  • KIN 739 Principles of Sports Management
  • KIN 733 Current Problems in Sports Management
  • KIN 785 Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity
  • KIN 485 Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity
  • KIN 286 Ethics and Diversity in American Sports

Professional experience

Dr. McShan joined as a faculty member at Missouri State University (MSU) in 2022. Before joining MSU, Dr. McShan was an active high school basketball and football coach in Canada. Dr. McShan has worked for organizations such as Football Canada, Duke University Men’s Basketball Camp, and the Corporation of the City of Windsor. Dr. McShan is an active member of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA) AND The Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP). Dr. McShan is the current faculty advisor for the Kinesiology Research and Career (KRC) Club.  

Research and professional interests

  • The Coach-Athlete Relationship
  • Achievement Goal Perspective Theory
  • Diversity and Equity in Sports