Sung Jin Lee

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentFamily and Consumer Sciences

Phone336-285-4735

Fax336-334-7658

Emailslee@ncat.edu

OfficeCharles H. Moore Ag Research Building
Room: A23

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Sung Jin Lee

Education

Other: Gerontology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2010

Ph D: Housing, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2010

MS: Housing, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2006

MS: Library and Information Science, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, 2002

BS: Library and Information Science, Chungnam National University, 1999


Research Interests

As a housing researcher, Dr. Lee concentrates on housing for an aging society, social and environmental issues, sustainable communities, and secondary data analyses. To implement her research interests, Dr. Lee has developed conceptual models, conducted empirical studies, produced professional publications and presentations, and prepared/submitted grant proposals. Currently, she serves as the Principal Investigator for the USDA NIFA funded research project on assessing strategies utilized by North Carolina elderly homeowners and renters to age in place (community), with special emphasis on older, limited-resource households.


Recent Publications

Kang, Hye Wong  Lee, Sung Jin  Walker, Jane  (2017).  Assessing breakfast eating behaviors of historically Black College and University (HBCU) students.  ( ,  pp. ).  Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.

Lee, Sung Jin  Parrott, Kathleen  Giddings, Valerie  Robinson , Sheryl   (2017).  Home modifications for North Carolina low-income elderly homeowners aging in place.  (4,  109,  pp. ).  Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.

Lee, Sung Jin  Kim , Daejin  Parrott, Kathleen  Giddings, Valerie  Robinson , Sheryl   (2017).  Perceptions on residential environments for urban low-income elderly homeowners aging in place.  ( 44,  pp. ).  Housing and Society.