Author Archives: elizabeth.mcgee35
Congratulations to Dr. Jamie Rae Walker who recently received confirmation of her promotion to Associate Professor and Extension Specialist! Promotions of this nature are a major step in one’s career and indicative of much hard work.
Congratulations to Dr. Gary Ellis, Allen Taggart, Dr. Jill Martz, Toby Lepley, and Dr. Tazim Jamal, whose article titled, “Monitoring structured experiences during youth programs: Development of brief measures of perceived value an engagement” is published in the latest edition (vol. 11, number 3) of Journal of Youth Development. You can read the full article at http://jyd.pitt.edu/ojs/index.php/jyd .
Congratulations to Dr. Angela Durko who has been accepted in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Critical Thinking Academy for 2017. Dr. Durko will become a College Critical Thinking Fellow and will receive funding through the Neuhaus-Shepardson Faculty Development Program after completion. Recent Fellows from our department include Dr. Jamal and Dr. Enoh.
Congratulations to Dr. David Scott and former RPTS doctoral student Sunwoo Lee for publication of their article titled, “Natural environment influencing people’s affinity for solitude,” in the current issue of Urban Forestry.
Congratulations to Steven Migacz, Suiwen (Sharon) Zou and Dr. Jim Petrick for their article The “Terminal” Effects of Service Failure on Airlines: Examining Service Recovery with Justice Theory.” This article is currently on-line in the Journal of Travel Research.