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Sung Jin Lee

Associate Research Professor

Sung Jin Lee
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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

  • Sung Jin Lee, Mira Ahn (2013). (Housing affordability challenges for U. S. baby boomers resulting from the 2009 recession). (1) 40, pp. 85-109. Housing and Society.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott, Mira Ahn (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.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Meeshay Williams-Wheeler, Jane Walker (2015). (Assessing HBCU students’ familiarity with the FCS-BOK). (2) 107, pp. 23-31. Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Mira Ahn, Hyunjoo Kwon, Suk-Kyung Kim (2015). (Housing satisfaction of 55+ single-person householders in U.S. urban communities). (5) 26, pp. 27-35. Journal of the Korean Housing Association.
  • Jane Walker, Meeshay Williams-Wheeler, Sung Jin Lee (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.
  • Jane Walker, Meeshay Williams-Wheeler, Sung Jin Lee (2015). (Improving students’ familiarity with the family and consumer sciences body of knowledge (FCS-BOK)). (3) 107, Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Hyunjoo Kwon, Mira Ahn, Sung Jin Lee, Suk-Kyung Kim (2015). (U.S. baby boomers’ desire to age in place and residential satisfaction). (4) 29, pp. 348-372. Journal of Housing for the Elderly.
  • 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.
  • Suk-Kyung Kim , Sung Jin Lee, Hyunjoo Kwon, Mira Ahn (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.
  • Kathleen Parrott, Sung Jin Lee, Valerie Giddings, 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.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott, Valerie Giddings, Sheryl Robinson, Gene Brown (2017). (Home modifications for North Carolina low-income elderly homeowners aging in place). (4) 109, pp. 26-32. Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Daejin Kim, Kathleen Parrott, Valerie Giddings, 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.
  • 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.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Daejin Kim, Suk-Kyung Kim, Kathleen Parrott, Valerie Giddings, 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, Daejin Kim , Kathleen Parrott, Valerie Giddings, S Robinson (2019). (Financial and Health Challenges of Low-Income Elderly Homeowners Aging in Place). (2) 111, pp. 31-42. Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences .
  • Daejin Kim, Sung Jin Lee, Suk-Kyung Kim, Valerie Giddings, Sheryl Robinson (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.
  • 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 .
  • Elizabeth Hopfer, Sung Jin Lee, Valerie Mcmillan, Valerie Giddings (2020). (FCS and Social Entrepreneurship: Partners in Crisis). (4) 112, pp. 61-64. Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Kathleen Parrott, Sung Jin Lee, Daejin Kim, Shirley Robinson, Valerie Giddings (2020). (The role of informal support systems in residential environments for low-income older renters: an exploratory study). https://doi.org/10.1080/08882746.2020.1839841, Housing and Society.
  • Elizabeth Hopfer, Sung Jin Lee (2020). (Trends in Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences submissions: 2009-2018). (2) 112, pp. 17-27. Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.
  • Minyong Lee, Sung Jin Lee, S Robinson, Kathleen Parrott (2021). (Relationship between physical activity levels and perceived residential environment for rural older adults). (3) 21, pp. 1317-1324. Journal of Physical Education and Sport.
  • Sung Jin Lee, Kathleen Parrott, Minyong Lee, Ricky Owusu (2021). (Residential satisfaction of rural older adults aging in place). (https://doi.org/10.1177/2333721421997190 ) 7, pp. 1-7. Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine.