Dr. Anja Whittington

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Professor
Department of Recreation, Parks and Tourism
P.O. Box 6963
Radford, VA 24142
217 Cook Hall
(540) 831-2476
(540) 831-7724 (fax)
awhittington@radford.edu

Education

Ed.D. Individualized Program, University of Maine, 2005  

Concentration Areas: Gender Studies, Adolescent Development, Curriculum Design, Program Evaluation, and Outdoor Recreation
Dissertation Title: Girls in the Woods: An Exploration of the Impact of a Wilderness Program on Adolescent Girls’ Constructions of Femininity
  
M.Ed. in Science Education, University of Maine, 2001

B.S. in Forestry, University of New Hampshire, 1997 
Minor: Soil Science

Current Courses:

RCPT 210: Introduction to RCPT   
RCPT 230: Introduction to Outdoor Recreation
RCPT 313: Program Planning     
RCPT 413: Professional Issues  
RCPT 425: Natural & Cultural Interpretation  
RCPT 430: Outdoor Leadership
RCPT 460: Wilderness First Responder   
RCPT 476: Wilderness Institute

Research Interests
Girls and women’s experiences in outdoor, adventure and recreational settings.

PUBLICATIONS AND ACTIVITIES