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Dr. Beth Erickson
Associate Professor
Internship Coordinator

Office: Solano Hall 5024
Email:
 erickson@csus.edu
Office Phone: 916-278-2816

Mailing Address:
California State University, Sacramento
Department of Recreation, Parks & Tourism Administration
6000 J Street
Solano Hall 4000
Sacramento, CA 95819-6110






Professional Degrees

  • B.S., French/International Politics, Texas Christian University, 1986
  • M.A., Linguistic Anthropology, University of Arizona, 1992
  • Ph.D., Forest Service Science, West Virginia University, 2001

Courses

  • RPTA  32 - Recreation Activity Leadership
  • RPTA 122 - Perspectives on Leisure
  • RPTA 136 - Program Planning in Recreation, Parks & Tourism
  • RPTA 160 - Legal and Budget Topics in Recreation, Parks & Tourism Administration
  • RPTA 166 - Administration in Recreation, Parks & Tourism
  • RPTA 203 - Advanced Administration in Recreation, Parks & Tourism
  • RPTA 206 - Liability and Risk Management in Recreation, Parks & Tourism

Areas of Expertise and Academic Interest

  • Community recreation; Outdoor leadership and natural resource management; Technology and recreation; Adaptive outdoor equipment for individuals with disabilities; Gender, race, ethnicity and accessibility to natural areas; Politics and recreation