Recreation and Sport Management Department



Daniel D. McLean, Ph.D.
Professor and Chairperson

Department of Recreation and Sport Management
William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration
4505 Maryland Parkway, Box 453035
Las Vegas, Nevada 89154-3035

Office Phone: 702-895-3759
Fax: 702-774-8994
Email: daniel.mclean@unlv.edu

 
  Professional Background and Interests


Educational Background


Ph.D., 1978, Department of Educational Administration
Kansas State University

M.A. Recreation Management, 1974
Brigham Young University

Bachelor of Arts, Physical Education, 1968, Department of Physical Education
California State University, Sacramento

Selected Publications

Hall, T., Jensen, R. R., McLean, D. (accepted) Designing for the student: Users’ styles and department websites. Interactions: UCLA Journal of Education and Information Studies.

Jensen, R. R., & McLean, D. D. (2007) Seeing the Urban Forest Through the Trees: Building Depth Through Qualitative Research. Journal of Arboriculture.

McLean, D., Hurd, A., Jensen, R. 2005. Using Q-methodology in competency development for CEOs in public parks and recreation. Managing Leisure, 10(3), 156-165.

Jensen, R. R., & McLean, D. D. 2004. How do Community Leaders Perceive the Urban Forest? Responses from Interviews in Two Communities. Arborist Newsletter.

McLean, D. D., & Jensen, R. R. 2004. Community Leaders and the Urban Forest: A Model of Knowledge and Understanding. Society and Natural Resources. 17:589-598.

Hurd, A. R. & McLean, D. D. 2004. An analysis of perceived competencies of CEOs in public parks and recreation agencies. Managing Leisure, 9, 96-110.

Current Books and Book Chapters

McLean, D. D., Rogers, N. B., Hurd, A. (2007). Recreation and Leisure in Modern Society. Boston: Jones and Bartlett Publishers. 8th Edition

Jensen, R. R., Gatrell, J. D., & McLean, D. D. (eds) (in press). Alternative Methodologies for Using Geo-Spatial Technologies to Understand Urban Environments, Volume 2. London: Taylor and Francis.
McLean, D. D., & Hogan, T. (invited) “Trends in State Park Operations” in Book of States, 2005. Wall, A. S. (ed) Lexington, KY: Council of State Governments.

Jensen, R. R., Gatrell, J. D., & McLean, D. D. (eds) 2005. Alternative Methodologies for Using Geo-Spatial Technologies to Understand Urban Environments. London: Taylor and Francis. McLean, D. D.

Jensen, R. R., Hightower, P. H., & Anderson A. M. (in press). “Local government perceptions of Urban Forestry in Jensen, R. R., Gatrell, J. D., & McLean, D. D. (eds) (2005) Alternative Methodologies for Using Geo-Spatial Technologies to Understand Urban Environments. London: Taylor and Francis.

McLean, D. D., Bannon, J. J., Gray, H. R. 2005. Leisure Resources Planning. Seoul, Korea: Baek-San Publishing Company. (Korean reprint)


                   


  Courses for the Spring 2008 Semester


RLS 450 / SLS 650: Recreation Management


  Links

UNLV links
    William F. Harrah Hotel College Home Page
    Recreation and Sport Management Home Page 
    Webmail
    Writing Center
    Library
    Web Campus
    Information Technology

Leisure and Recreation Links
    National Recreation and Parks Association
    Diversity Research Lab at the University of Illinois
    Nevada Recreation and Parks Society
    Nevada Division of State Parks
    City of Las Vegas, Department of Leisure Services
    City of Henderson Parks and Recreation
    California Park and Recreation Society
    Arizona Parks and Recreation Association





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