Lisa Pic
  • Assistant Professor, Parks, Recreation & Tourism

Research Summary

My research focuses on youth development, and how recreation and leisure experiences, such as outdoor recreation and education, can promote healthy development and well-being. I am particularly interested in how recreation and leisure can serve youth from diverse and marginalized backgrounds.


  • B.A., Pyschology, Gettysburg College
  • MFA, Writing, University of New Hampshire
  • Ph.D., Parks, Recreation and Tourism, University of Utah