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Dr. Jinmoo Heo

Heo, Dr. Jinmoo
Dr. Jinmoo Heo
Associate Professor
AGLS Building 460
Graduate Education
Ph.D., School of Public Health, Indiana University
Courses Taught
RPTS 321 Event Management and Operations II


Jinmoo Heo graduated from Indiana University with a doctorate in Leisure Behavior from the Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies. Jinmoo has been with Texas A&M University since 2013. Prior to coming to Texas A&M University, he was on the faculty at Indiana University – Indianapolis for eight years. Jinmoo’s teaching, research, and service have remained focused on event management. He has been actively involved in the Bryan-College Station community to organize and implement non-profit events such as RPTS Kite Festival, RPTS Pickleball Invitational, and Brazos Valley Senior Games. Jinmoo’s research interest is exploring the issues related to quality of life for older adults.


Event planning and management
Leisure and aging