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Dr. Jordan Smith

Dr. Jordan Smith

Environment & Society

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Hours: By Appointment, Office Location: NR 353
IconPhone: 435-797-9174


Jordan W. Smith is the Director of the Institute of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Environment and Society. Jordan joined Utah State in January 2016, having previously been an Assistant Professor of Natural Resource Social Science and GIS at NC State University. Jordan also earned his Ph.D. in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management with minors in both Geospatial Information Systems and Sociology from NC State. Jordan completed both his master’s and undergraduate degrees from Utah State. Off-campus, Jordan is an active road cyclist and triathlete.

Institute of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism

Lauren Dupey, Ph.D. Environment and Society
Chase Lamborn- Ph.D. Ecology
Ben Muhlestein- M.S. Recreation Resource Management
Emily Wilkins- Ph.D. Environment and Society
Hongchao Zhang- Ph.D. Environment and Society