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Recreation, Parks & Tourism Administration

Mr. Hunter Merritt, M.S.

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Lecturer

Office: Solano Hall 4013 Office Hours
Email: hmerritt@csus.edu
Office Phone: contact via e-mail

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



Professional Degrees

  • M.S., Recreation Administration; California State University, Sacramento, 2010
  • B.A., English Literature; Hampden-Sydney College, 1998

Professional Certificates

  • Mediation and Conflict Resolution; Center for Peace and Justice, California State University, Sacramento, 2005
  • Public Affairs Qualification Course; Defense Information School, Bethesda, MD, August 2011 

Courses Taught

  • RPTA 32 - Recreation Activity Leadership
  • RPTA 34 - The Outdoor Recreation Experience
  • RPTA 122 - Perspectives on Leisure
  • RPTA 200 - Foundations of Leisure Concepts and Application (Teaching Assistant)

Areas of Expertise and Academic Interest

  • Leisure theory; Recreation programming; Outdoor education; Experiential education; Leadership development; Environmental education and sustainability