Elizabeth Covelli Metcalf

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Elizabeth Covelli Metcalf

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Affairs; Joel Meier Distinguished Professor of Wildland Management

Website: http://www.cfc.umt.edu/research/humandimensions/


Ph.D. Recreation, Parks and Tourism Management and Human Dimensions of Natural Resources and the Environment, The Pennsylvania State University, 2011

M. S. Recreation, Parks and Tourism Resources, West Virginia University, 2006

B.S. Leisure Studies, Southern Connecticut State University, 2004

B.A. Relational Communications, Southern Connecticut State University, 2004

Courses Taught

PTRM 150 First Year Seminar in Parks, Tourism, and Recreation Management

PTRM 300 Recreation Behavior

Research Interests

Please check out my lab web site for more information about research, current projects, and courses. Research interests include:

  • Human-wildlife interaction
  • Hunter and angler recruitment and retention
  • Social dimensions of water (e.g. superfund, agriculture, etc.)
  • Underrepresented groups in outdoor recreation
  • Community planning for outdoor recreation