Terrence W. Thomas

TitleProfessor

DepartmentAgribusiness, Applied Economics, and Agriscience Education

Phone336-285-4733

Emailtwthomas@ncat.edu

OfficeCharles H. Moore Ag Research Building
Room: A-36

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Terrence W. Thomas

Education

Ph D: Vocational Education, Louisiana State University, 1989

MS: Continuing and Vocational Education, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1981

BS: Agriculture, University of West Indies, 1974


Research Interests

Consumer food shopping behavior and preferences, consumer eating habits and choices in food deserts, role of community-based organizations in community development, complexity collaboration and problem solving in communities and novel organization structures for supporting community development and entrepreneurship


Recent Publications

Thomas,  Terrence  Legesse,  Befikadu  Gunden,  Cihat  ( 2019).  Accounting for the impact of Sustainable Agriculture: The Role of Community based organization and local governance structures in promoting Sustainable Agriculture .  In Associate Prof. Jan Moudry and Dr. Jaroslav Bernas,  "Multifunctionality and Impacts of Organic Agriculture"    IntechOopen.

Legesse,  Befikadu  Jefferson Moore,  Kenrett  Thomas,  Terrence  ( 2017).  Impacts of land tenure and property rights on reforestation intervention in Ethiopia.  no  ( 70,  pp. 494-499).   Land Use Policy.

Gunden,  Cihat  Thomas,  Terrence   ( 2017).  Capitalizing on the Relationship among Food-related Values, Food-related Lifestyle and Food-related Behavior for Promoting Healthy Dietary Behavior among Food Desert Residents. .  In Recep EFE, Murat ZENCIRKIRAN, Jan A. WENDT, Zeynal TUMSAVAS, Halil UNA.L Bilyana BORISOVA,  yes    ST. KLIMENT OHRIDSKI UNIVERSITY PRESS SOFIA.

Thomas,  Terrence   Gunden,  Cihat  Miran,  Bulent   ( 2016).  Collaboration: investigating the convergence between theory and practice..  no  ( 6,  7,  ).   Journal of Business and Economics (ISSN 2155-7950):Academic Star Publishing Company.

Thomas,  Terrence   Gunden,  Cihat  ( 2015).  Understanding consumers’ attitudes toward fruits and vegetable attributes: a multi-method approach.  ( 3,  4,  pp. 8).   Journal of Nutritional Therapeutics :Life Science Global.

Gray,  Benjamin   Walker,  Jane  Thomas,  Terrence  ( 2014).  Assessing the performance of a leadership development program through an innovative methodology called the LPI-CL..  ( 13,  ).   Journal of Extension Systems.

Murat,  Cankurt  Thomas,  Terrence  Gunden,  Cihat  Miran,  Bulent  ( 2013).  Consumer decision-making styles: investigation of food shopping behavior. .  ( 2,  11,  pp. 224-227).   Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment.

Cankurt,  Murat  Gunden,  Cihat   Thomas,  Terrence   Miran,  Bulent   Sahin,  A  ( 2013).  Measuring economic efficiency of selected crops produced in coastal aegean basin of Turkey..  ( 2,  11,  pp. 481-484).   Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment.

Thomas,  Terrence  Gunden,  Cihat  ( 2013).  A study in measuring consumer preferences for food production systems and attributes..  ( 1,  pp. 321-324).   Journal of Agricultural Faculty of Ege University.

Thomas,  Terrence   Gunden,  Cihat  ( 2013).  Consumer decision-making styles in food purchase: Investigation of Food Shopping Behavior..  ( 4,  24,  pp. 60-63).   Agro FOOD Industry Hi Tech.

Thomas,  Terrence  Gunden,  Cihat  ( 2013).  Consumer decision-making styles in food purchase.  ( 4,  24,  pp. 60-63).   Agro FOOD Industry Hi Tech,.

Thomas,  Terrence  Gunden,  Cihat  ( 2012).  “Consumer attitudes towards food production systems and attributes in the southeastern states of the US. .  ( 28,  pp. 89-99).   Journal of Extension System.

Thomas,  Terrence  Cihat,  Gunden  ( 2012).  Investigating consumer attitudes towards food produced via three production systems: conventional, sustainable and organic..  ( 2,  10,  pp. 55-58).   .” International Journal of Food Agriculture and Environment (JFAE).

Thomas,  Terrence  Gunden,  Cihat  ( 2012).  “Assessing consumer attitudes towards fresh Fruit and vegetable attributes. .  ( 2,  10,  pp. 85-88).   International Journal of Food Agriculture and Environment (JFAE).

Gunden,  Cihat  Thomas,  Terrence  Miran,  Bulent   Gray,  Benjamin  ( 2011).  “Farmers’ preferences for cooperative services in the aegean region of Turkey..  ( 2,  27,  pp. 19-27).   Journal of Extension Systems.

Thomas,  Terrence  Gunden,  Cihat  Miran,  Bulent  A,  Manoi  ( 2011).  Farmers’ Assessment of Social and Economic Benefits Derived from Cooperatives, Private Firms and Other Agricultural Organizations in the Aegean Region of Turkey.  ( 3&4,  9,  pp. 1085-1087).   International Journal of Food Agriculture and Environment (JFAE).

Thomas,  Terrence  Gunden,  Cihat  Li,  Tongzhe  ( 2011).  “An analysis of employees’ attitude towards selected organizational climate factors following reorganization: the case of the Natural Resources Conservation Services..  ( 2,  9,  pp. 519-524).   International Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment (JFAE).

Thomas,  Terrence  Cihart,  Gunden  Miran,  Bulent  Yeboah,  Osei-Agyemang  ( 2011).  “Environmental Implications of Economic Efficiency in Cotton Production: A Case Study from Turkey. Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Restoration.”.  ( 7,  pp. 42-49).   Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Restoration.