Dr. Hans Vogelsong

Dr. Hans Vogelsong
Associate Professor

Director of the Ph.D. program in Coastal Resources Management

B.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
M.S., University of Missouri.

Research Interests:
Coastal zone recreation; Recreation and tourism choice behavior; Social-psychological aspects of outdoor recreation; Crowding and carrying capacity; Economic impact analysis; Facilities maintenance and operations; Playground safety; Aquatics

Contact Information:
377 Flanagan
Greenville, NC 27858
(252) 328-9373


RCLS educates tomorrow's leaders in recreation, parks, tourism, and recreational therapy as well as provides scholarship and leadership to the region, state, and nation.


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