Michael Kasperski, a lecturer of accounting in the School of Business at St. Bonaventure University, was appointed to a three-year term as the university’s NCAA faculty athletic representative on Oct. 1, 2012.
Kasperski serves as a liaison between the university and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. His role is to help maintain an appropriate balance between academics and athletics on campus.
His duties include monitoring procedures and processes to assure that student-athletes meet all NCAA, Atlantic 10 Conference and institutional eligibility requirements for financial aid, practice and competition; certifying the academic eligibility of St. Bonaventure’s student-athletes; and maintaining a high degree of visibility and availability to student-athletes on campus.
Kasperski succeeds Dr. Dennis Wilkins, professor of journalism and mass communication, who served as faculty athletic representative for eight years.