Dr. Mark Wagstaff

RCPT Dr. Wagstaff

Mark Wagstaff, Ed.D.
Department of Recreation, Parks and Tourism
P.O. Box 6963
Radford, VA 24142
216 Cook Hall,
(540) 831-7724
(540) 831-7719 (fax)
mwagstaff@radford.edu

Education

  • Oklahoma State University - Ed.D. In Higher Education/College Teaching through Department of Leisure Services
    • Specialization: Community Counseling. Dissertation: Outdoor Leader Self-Awareness and Its Relationship to Co-Leaders' Perceptions of Influence
  • North Carolina State University - M.S. in Recreation Resources, Minor: Math and Science Education
    • Thesis: Evaluation of Litter Behavior Modification in a River Environment
  • North Carolina State University - B.S. in Recreation Resources Administration
    • Concentration in Natural Interpretation

Research Interests

  • Issues around outdoor leadership and adventure programming

Courses Taught

  • RCPT 210 – Introduction to Leisure Services
  • RCPT 317 – Adventure Programming
  • RCPT 331 – Outdoor Living Skills
  • RCPT 413 – Professional Issues
  • RCPT 414 – Recreation Programming Workshop
  • RCPT 421 – Challenge Course Facilitation
  • RCPT 470 – Fieldwork in Recreation, Parks, and Tourism
  • RCPT 476 – Wilderness Institute

Publications and Activities