Sung Jin Lee

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentFamily and Consumer Sciences

Phone336-285-4735

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: Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management , Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2010

MS: Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2006

MA: Library and Information Science, Chungnam National University, 2002

BA: 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

Lee,  Sung Jin  Kim ,  Daejin  Parrott,  Kathleen  Giddings,  Valerie  Robinson,  S  ( 2019).  Financial and Health Challenges of Low-Income Elderly Homeowners Aging in Place.  ( 2,  111,  pp. 31-42).   Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences .

Lee,  Sung Jin  Kim,  Daejin  Kim,  Suk-Kyung  Parrott,  Kathleen  Giddings,  Valerie  Robinson,  Sheryl   ( 2019).  Emerging themes on aging in place from low-income elderly renters .    Housing and Society.

Lee,  Sung Jin  Walston,  Shannon  ( 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 .

Kang,  Hye Won  Lee,  Sung Jin  Walker,  Jane  ( 2018).  Assessing breakfast eating behaviors of historically Black College and University (HBCU) students.  ( 2,  110,  pp. 43-48).   Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences.