Kreg Lindberg

Associate Professor, Tourism, Recreation and Adventure Leadership, Department of Forest Ecosystems and Society
kreg.lindberg@osucascades.edu

Office: 541-322-3126

Tykeson Hall

Tykeson Hall 302C

1500 SW Chandler Avenue

1500 SW Chandler Avenue
Bend, Oregon 97702
Credentials: 
Ph.D. in Forest Resources, minor in Economics
M.A. in International Relations
B.A. in History
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Biography

Kreg Lindberg teaches the following courses:

  • TRAL 353 Nature, Eco, and Adventure Tourism
  • TRAL 357 Parks and Protected Areas Management
  • SUS 350 Sustainable Communities (with Matt Shinderman)
  • FES 202 Software Tools in Quantitative Social Science Research
  • FES 422 Research Methods in Social Science

He conducts research in tourism, subjective well-being, community resilience, and social science aspects of natural resource management.  See his Google Scholar or ResearchGate page for publications.  Current / recent research includes:

  • Subjective well-being effects of protected areas in Europe.
  • Community resilience, including development of outcome-oriented survey scales.
  • Visitor preferences (choice experiments) and tourism's contribution to community resilience in the Norwegian "Tourism in the new bio-economy (BIOTOUR)" program.

Kreg has a Ph.D. in forest resources with a minor in economics from OSU, a masters in international relations from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, and a bachelors in history from Dartmouth College. He has worked in 15 countries on 6 continents.

When he's not in class or on the computer, Kreg is outdoors with his wife and their dog.