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Dr. Angela Durko

Durko, Dr. Angela
Dr. Angela Durko
Instructional Assistant Professor
Undergraduate Education
B.A. Mass Communications and Journalism, Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, PA
Graduate Education
Ph.D. Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
M.S. Advertising, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
2014 Dean's Award for Graduate Teaching Excellence
2014 Vice Chancellor's Award for Graduate Student Teaching Excellence
2013 Graduate Student Council Travel Award
2013 Pat Tillman Foundation Scholarship
2012 Gene Philips Scholarship, Texas Travel Industry Association
2012 Pat Tillman Foundation Scholarship
2012 Certificate of Merit, USDA Rural Development, Texas
2012 Gamma Sigma Delta International Honor Society of Agriculture, Member
2011 Pat Tillman Foundation Scholarship
2011 Rho Phi Lambda Honorary Recreation, Park and Leisure Fraternity, Member
2010 Pat Tillman Foundation Scholarship
Courses Taught
RPTS 202: Foundations of Tourism
RPTS 302: Applications of Tourism Foundations
RPTS 331: Tourism Marketing
RPTS 489: Service Quality in Hospitality

Areas of Specialization and Research

Marketing and tourism
Relationship and wellness benefits of travel
Cultural awareness and perceptions
International tourism and marketing development
Event planning and execution
Service quality
Consumer behavior
Destination crisis management


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