Dr Maria Kavussanu is an expert on morality in sport. : She has published extensively in this area and received funding for her research from the ESRC, The Nuffield Foundation, the International Olympic Committee, and the World Anti-Doping Agency. She is member of the ESRC Peer Review College, Editor-in-Chief of Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology published by the American Psychological Association and serves on the Editorial Board of the International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology. Prior to her appointment as Editor-in-Chief, Maria was Associate Editor of the Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, Section Editor of the International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, and served on the Editorial Board of several sport psychology journals (e.g., Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, Psychology of Sport and Exercise, Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology, etc).
Maria has published over 90 articles and book chapters and has delivered several keynote addresses at international conferences, such as the World Congress of Science in Football (Denmark) and the International Exercise & Sport Psychology Congress (Turkey). Maria is one of the keynote speakers of the 2017 conference of the International Society of Sport Psychology, in Seville, Spain.