Marijke Taks is full professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Windsor (Ontario, Canada) and adjunct professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Leuven (Belgium).
She teaches sport marketing, socioeconomic aspects of sports, and global issues in sport management.
Her grant supported research focuses on socioeconomic aspects of sport, with particular emphasis on impacts, strategic outcomes, and leveraging of sport events.
Taks has published numerous articles. She is past editor of the European Sport Management Quarterly, and an editorial board member and guest reviewer for leading journals in sport management and related fields.