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Sung Jin Lee

Assistant Professor/Principle Investigator

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
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College of Ag & Environ Sciences

Department
Family and Consumer Sciences

Education
B.A.Library and Information Science / Chungnam National University
MALibrary and Information Science / Chungnam National University
M.S.Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management / Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
OtherGerontology / Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Ph.D.Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management / Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Bio

Sung-Jin Lee, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Housing Research in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.

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.

External URL

https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9852-6999/print

Recent Publications

  • Valerie Giddings, Daejin Kim , Sung Jin Lee (2019). (Financial and Health Challenges of Low-Income Elderly Homeowners Aging in Place). (2) 111, pp. 31-42 ). Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences .
  • Valerie Giddings, Daejin Kim, Sung Jin Lee (2019). (Home environmental barriers for low-income older renters: An empirical study with the aging-in-place perspective). (1) 36, pp. 15-34 ). Journal of Architectural and Planning Research.
  • Valerie Giddings, Daejin Kim, Suk-Kyung Kim, Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott, Sheryl Robinson (2019). (Emerging themes on aging in place from low-income elderly renters ). (2) 46, pp. 110-127 ). Housing and Society.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Shannon Walston (2019). (North Carolina A&T State University. FCS 460: Applied Research in Family and Consumer Sciences). (Applying the FCS Body of Knowledge in Coursework: How Six Institutions Incorporate Components) (1) 111, pp. 52-57 ). Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences .
  • Sung Jin Lee (2019). (The fight for fair housing: Causes, consequences and future implications of the 1968 Federal Fair Housing Act). (3) 46, pp. doi:10.1080/08882746.2019.1683316 ). Housing and Society .
  • Hye Won Kang, Sung Jin Lee, Jane Walker (2018). (Assessing breakfast eating behaviors of historically Black College and University (HBCU) students). (2) 110, pp. 43-48 ). Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Valerie Giddings, Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott, Sheryl Robinson (2017). (Educational needs and opportunities with aging adults: Listening to limited resource elderly homeowners). (1) 55, pp. https://www.joe.org/joe/2017february/rb3.php ). Journal of Extension.
  • Gene Brown, Valerie Giddings, Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott, Sheryl Robinson (2017). (Home modifications for North Carolina low-income elderly homeowners aging in place). (4) 109, pp. 26-32 ). Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Valerie Giddings, Daejin Kim, Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott, Sheryl Robinson (2017). (Perceptions on residential environments for urban low-income elderly homeowners aging in place). (1-2) 44, pp. 4-21 ). Housing and Society.
  • Mira Ahn, Sung Jin Lee (2016). (Housing satisfaction of older (55+) single-person householders in U.S. rural communities). (4) 29, pp. 348-372 ). Journal of Applied Gerontology.
  • Mira Ahn, Suk-Kyung Kim , Hyunjoo Kwon, Sung Jin Lee (2016). (Zero-energy home development in Korea: Energy-efficient and environmental-friendly design features and future directions case study of zero-energy homes in South Korea). (3) 42, pp. 222-238 ). Housing and Society.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Jane Walker, Meeshay Williams-Wheeler (2015). (Improving students’ familiarity with the family and consumer sciences body of knowledge (FCS-BOK)). (3) 107, pp. 40-48 ). Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Mira Ahn, Suk-Kyung Kim , Hyunjoo Kwon, Sung Jin Lee (2015). (Housing satisfaction of 55+ single-person householders in U.S. urban communities). (5) 26, pp. 27-35 ). Journal of the Korean Housing Association.
  • Mira Ahn, Suk-Kyung Kim , Hyunjoo Kwon, Sung Jin Lee (2015). (U.S. baby boomers’ desire to age in place and residential satisfaction). (4) 29, pp. 348-372 ). Journal of Housing for the Elderly.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Jane Walker, Meeshay Williams-Wheeler (2015). (Assessing HBCU students’ familiarity with the FCS-BOK). (2) 107, pp. 23-31 ). Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Jane Walker, Meeshay Williams-Wheeler (2015). (Improving students’ familiarity with the family and consumer sciences body of knowledge (FCS-BOK)). (3) 107, ). Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Mira Ahn, Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott (2014). (Housing adequacy: A well-being indicator for elderly households in southern U.S. communities). (3) 42, pp. 235-521 ). Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal.
  • Mira Ahn, Sung Jin Lee (2013). (Housing affordability challenges for U. S. baby boomers resulting from the 2009 recession). (1) 40, pp. 85-109 ). Housing and Society.
  • Mira Ahn, Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott (2012). (Exploring housing challenges of low-income minority populations in the Southern United States). (1) 14, pp. 73-98 ). Cityscape.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott (2010). (Housing satisfaction of Asian and Pacific Island elders in the United States). (2) 37, pp. 108-205 ). Housing and Society.