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Dr. Edward Udd


Dr. Edward Udd
Waldron 0128
(540) 831-7720


  • B.S. (Forest Resources), University of Washington
  • M.S. (Renewable Natural Resources), University of Nevada-Reno
  • Ph.D. (Park and Recreation Resources), Michigan State University

Academic Interests

  • Natural resource recreation
  • International education
  • Management, planning, and sustainable development. 


  • Over 100 presentations and publications. Recent activity included presentations in France (ecotourism), Canada (planning and community development) and Mexico (sustainable development).
  • Helped create a student/faculty exchange agreement with Blaise Pascal University in France. 
  • Took the lead on RCPT’s reaccreditation document (Fall 2008).
  • An academic accreditation visitor for the National Recreation and Park Association (recertified in Baltimore, 2008).