Community and Therapeutic Recreation

Yu-chin (Jerrie) Hsieh, Ph.D. Hospitality and Tourism Management

Yu-chin (Jerrie) Hsieh, Ph.D. Hospitality and Tourism Management
Department of Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality Management University of Noctr Carolina at Greensboro
P. O. Box 26170
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
(336) 334-4269 (office)
(336) 256-1156 (fax)

Curriculum Vita PDF Document

Dr. Yu-chin "Jerrie" Hsieh is a faculty member in the Department of Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality Management at The University of Noctr Carolina at Greensboro. As an Associate Professor on the tenure track, Yu-Chin works with Drs. Bonnie Canziani, Erick Byrd, and David Cardenas in our Hospitality and Tourism Management program. Dr. Hsieh completed her doctoral studies at Purdue University. The topic of her dissertation was lodging managers´ perceptions of work and personal life balance. Prior to her return to academia, Dr. Hsieh held managerial positions in the lodging industry, including Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza Hotel, Taipei, Lai-Lai Sheraton Hotel, Taipei, and Grand Hi-Lai Hotel, Kao-Hsiung. Her industry experience gives her a solid foundation for the integration of practical experience into her teaching. Dr. Hsieh has made presentations at the International Council for Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education Conference and received the CHRIE 2004 Best Paper Award.

Dr. Yu-chin' research interests Hotel management, hospitality human resources, hospitality education, and team effectiveness.

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Graduation Info

Advising for Summer and Fall 2014

CTR Club Officer Candidates
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Jennifer Pegram, winner of the Southeast Recreation Therapy Symposium Scholarship
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Lee Parfitt, winner of the Academy of Leisure Sciences Future Scholars
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Peggy Harris, winner of the NCRPS Fletcher Graduate Scholarship
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CTR Students Graduating in Dec 2013 With Honors
Kayla Cook-Summa Cum Laude
Sarah McPherson-Summa Cum Laude
Jocelyn Moon-Summa Cum Laude
Devyn Ziegler-Summa Cum Laude
Sage Rubenstein-Magna Cum Laude
Hannah Tyler-Magna Cum Laude
Denise Blanchfield-Cum Laude
Chelsea Boccardo-Cum Laude
Lauren Brady-Cum Laude
Andrea Redden-Cum Laude
Chelsea Tysinger-Cum Laude

Please join us Summer 2014 in the online course CTR 102-Creating a Meaningful Life a syllabus

Study finds 3rd lowest unemployment rate among recent graduates with recreation related degrees the full report