Dr. Susan Van Patten

VanPatten Susan

Dr. Susan Van Patten
Professor
Cook Hall 211
(540) 831-7644
svanpatt@radford.edu

Education

  • B.S. (Forestry), Utah State University
  • M.S. (Recreation Resources Management), Utah State University
  • Ph.D. (Leisure Studies) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Academic Interests

  • Evidence-based pedagogy, innovative teaching techniques, movie induced tourism, sense of place, and recreation conflict.

Academic Activities

  • Presidents Award - Annual Conference Committee, Virginia Recreation and Park Society. November 6, 2016.
  • President's Award - Annual Conference Committee, Virginia Recreation and Park Society. November 6, 2016.
  • Distinguished Service Award, Radford University Foundation. August 27, 2009.
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Waldron College of Health and Human Services. May 2009

PUBLICATIONS AND ACTIVITIES