Tim O'Connell

Applied Health Sciences - Recreation & Leisure Studies

Tim O'Connell


Research interests include:

  • Psychological sense of community on wilderness trips
  • Sense of place
  • Intersection of sense of community and sense of place in outdoor recreation
  • Pedagogy of reflective journal writing
  • Social psychology of outdoor recreation
  • Group dynamics
  • Gender/sexuality issues in recreation and leisure service provision
  • Motivations to participate in outdoor recreation activities
  • Integrated outdoor recreation


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Tim O'Connell

Office: STH 346
T 905 688 5550 x5014
F 905 984 4843
E toconnell@brocku.ca