Parks and Recreation Management

Site Visit Dates: February 28 - March 1, 2016

Program: Parks and Recreation Management
Program Director:
Dr. Ben Tholkes
Department
: Human Services
Department Head: Dr. Phyllis Robertson (Interim)
College: Education and Allied Professions
Dean: Dr. Dale Carpenter

Reviewers

External Reviewer

Dr. Karla Henderson, Professor Emeritus
Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
North Carolina State University

Dr. Mark Wagstaff, Professor
Department of Recreation, Parks, & Tourism
Radford University

Internal Reviewer

Dr. David Strahan, Taft B. Botner Distinguished Professor
School of Teaching and Learning
College of Education and Allied Professions

Dr. Charles Parrish, Assistant Professor of Sport Management
School of Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Sport Management, and Hospitality & Tourism
College of Business


Last program review: January 30 - February 1, 2011

Department: Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
Department Head: Dr. David Claxton
College: Education and Allied Professions
Dean: Perry Schoon

Reviewers

External Reviewer

Dr. Aram Attarian
Associate Professor and Director of State Park Leadership School
North Carolina State University
Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management
Box 8004
Raleigh, NC 27695-8004
E: aram_attarian@ncsu.edu
P: (929) 515-3709

Dr. Robert B. Powell
Assistant Professor
Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
Department of Forestry and Natural Resources
Clemson University
281 Lehotsky Hall
Clemson, SC 29631
E: rbp@clemson.edu
P: 864-656-0787

Internal Reviewer

Dr. Peg Connolly
Associate Professor and Recreational Therapy Program Director
E: mconnolly@wcu.edu
P: (828) 227-2481

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