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Dr Julia Albrecht (Tourism, Otago Business School)

tourism management, tourism in wine destinations, nature-based tourism, visitor management
Work: 64 3 479 5441

Professor Neil Carr (Tourism, Otago Business School)

Tourism and leisure behaviour with a particular emphasis on animals (especially, but not exclusively, dogs) and animal rights, children and families, identity formation, risk taking, sex, freedom, and wellness and well-being
Work: 64 3 479 5048

Dr Willem Coetzee (Tourism, Otago Business School)

Event Management, sustainable tourism development and planning, small town tourism and regional development, sporting event
Work: 64 3 479 8430

Dr Tara Duncan (Tourism, Otago Business School)

Gap Year travel; The OE (overseas experience); Backpacking and working tourists; Hospitality Studies (particularly issues related to HRM); Temporary migration, mobility and transnationalism
Work: 64 3 479 3846

Dr Sebastian Filep (Tourism, Otago Business School)

Tourist behaviour and positive psychology; happiness and well being
Work: 64 3 479 5403

Professor Juergen Gnoth (Marketing, Otago Business School)

Tourist behaviour; Tourism destination branding; Event management and marketing; Tourism destination management
Work: 64 3 479 8446

Professor James Higham (Tourism, Otago Business School)

Wilderness management (including National parks management and planning); Impacts of tourism on wildlife (wildlife management re tourism); Physical impacts of tourism (impacts of tourism in natural areas, including national parks); Event tourism (event management); Ecotourism (ecotourism business operations, managing tourism in sensitive environments); Social impacts of tourism (crowding, recreational carrying capacity, recreational displacement); Sport and tourism (sports events and tourism); Environmental history (history of national parks)
Work: 64 3 479 8500

Dr Craig Lee (Tourism)

Tourism; Hospitality; Innovation; Entrepreneurship; Restaurants; Small business; Research methods; Partial least squares path modelling
Work: 64 3 479 8197

Associate Professor Brent Lovelock (Tourism, Otago Business School)

Wildlife tourism (particularly hunting and fishing); Outdoor recreation; Tourism and conservation; Tourism and ethics/politics; Marine and island tourism
Work: 64 3 479 8069

Dr Caroline Orchiston (Centre for Sustainability, Geography)

Natural hazards - earthquakes, tsunami; Tourism resilience; Disaster recovery; Earthquakes; Alpine Fault; Community preparedness for disasters | Mobile: 64 21 077 8888

Professor Phil Seddon (Zoology)

Ecotourism and management of tourism impacts on wildlife; Threatened species restorations and reintroductions; Penguins, particularly yellow-eyed penguins; Wildlife conservation and nature tourism in the Middle East; Wildlife habitat selection and resource use; Ecology, particularly the spatial ecology of introduced mammalian pests in New Zealand
Work: 64 3 479 7029

Dr Anna Thompson (Tourism, Centre for Recreation Research, Otago Business School)

Ecotourism, adventure tourism operations; Indigenous tourism; Recreation and outdoor education; Risk management; Protected natural area management; Environmental certification systems; Tourism entrepreneurship; Visitor interpretation
Work: 64 3 479 8057

Associate Professor Hazel Tucker (Tourism, Otago Business School)

Tourist behaviour; Socio-cultural implications of tourism; Heritage interpretation; Qualitative research methods
Work: 64 3 479 7641

Dr Trudie Walters (Tourism)

Second homes (holiday homes); Local and community events
Work: 64 3 479 4348

Dr Leah Watkins (Marketing)

Advertising to children; Japanese travel behaviour; NZ Consumer Lifestyles; Sustainable consumption
Work: 64 3 479 8168

Dr Tianyu Ying (Tourism, Otago Business School)

Destination marketing; Tourist behavior; Social network analysis
Work: 64 3 470 3459

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