Recreation, Park and Tourism Administration

John HemingwayJohn Hemingway, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Office: Currens 413B
Phone: (309) 298-1967  Website


University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
Ph.D., Political Science, 1979

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
M.A., Recreation Education, 1984

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
M.A., Political Science, 1975

Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa
B.A., Political Science, 1971

Teaching Areas

  • Recreation administration
  • Leisure in society
  • History and philosophy of leisure

Research Areas

  • Political and social linkages among leisure, democracy, and citizenship
  • Theoretical and conceptual issues in leisure research
  • Connecting leisure research and leisure practice

Leisure Interests

  • Landscape and nature photography
  • Reading and travel related to 18th and 19th century U.S. history
  • Local political and civic affairs

Curriculum Vita