Andrew Yiannakis, Ph.D.

Research Professor (Dept. of HESS) and Director, Institute of Traditional Martial Arts at UNM
Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Sociology, UNM (part time)
Professor Emeritus, University of Connecticut


 

ANREW'S BLOGS

I: English Grammar Made Easy

II: Political Blogs and General Commentary


 

Sport Sociology And The Origins of NASSS: The Early Years, 1955-1980

HESS Institute of Traditional Martial Arts at UNM

Wa Shin Ryu Jujutsu at UNM

The Leonidas Expeditions To Thermopylae, Greece

Cherokee Villages of South Carolina Project (with Dr. William Goins. In progress)

Marketing New Mexico as a Sport Tourism Destination (a strategic plan in progress)

Sport Tourism Destinations of New Mexico (with photos, GPS coordinates and helpful information). Awaiting funding and/or private sponsor

College Courses by Prof. Yiannakis

Sport Tourism Syllabus (coming soon)

In the Footsteps of Pausanias (a university course with a field component in Greece (coming soon)

Sociology of Sport (taught in HESS and Dept. of Sociology - various years)

Theory & Methods of Research (taught in various years at UConn)

Travel & Tourism in the Ancient World (a university course with a field component in Greece)

The Ancient and Modern Olympics (a university course with a field component in Greece (coming soon)

Jason and the Argonauts: The Search for the Golden Fleece (a university course combining the ancient writings of Apollonius of Rhodes and Tim Severin's modern expedition to Colchis.    
    (coming soon)

The Graeco-Persian Wars with a special emphasis on Thermopylae and Platea, with a field component in Greece (coming soon)

Andrew's VITA (CV)