Koru Mindfulness Teacher

Erin Hopkins Certified

Blacksburg, VA Virginia Tech erinz1@vt.edu

Erin A. Hopkins, PhD, serves as an Assistant Professor of Property Management within the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at Virginia Tech, where she teaches courses in property management operations and environmental and sustainability issues in housing.  She has been awarded Virginia Tech’s Teacher of the Week and has received recognition in Virginia Tech’s “Thank a Teacher” program multiple times.

Her research interests include green building, building lifecycle analysis, and contemplative practices in higher education.  She has been awarded the Kenneth Tremblay Early Career Housing Award and her research can be found in publications such as the Journal of Housing and the Built Environment and the International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology.  She is also an Editor at the Journal of Green Building, on the Editorial Advisory Board for the International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education, and currently serves as a member on IREM’s Sustainability Advisory Board.  She can be reached at (540) 231-6282 or erinz1@vt.edu.

Koru Teacher since March 14th, 2019