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Dr Julia N. Albrecht

JuliaSenior Lecturer

Office OBS 2.38
Tel +64 3 479 5441
Email julia.albrecht@otago.ac.nz

Background

Julia joined the Department of Tourism in April 2015. With her academic background in geography, landscape ecology, political studies and tourism, Julia is interested in tourism management and planning, visitor management and nature-based tourism.

Julia’s work has been published in leading academic journals such as Journal of Sustainable Tourism, Annals of Tourism Research and International Journal of Tourism Research, among others.

She is the editor of Visitor Management in Tourism Destination (published by CABI in 2015), and she is currently editing a book on Managing Visitor Experiences in Nature-based Tourism (to be published by CABI, 2020).

Julia has been serving as a member of the executive committee of BEST.EN (Building Excellence in Sustainable Tourism) since 2012, and as a member of the executive committee of CAUTHE (Council for Australasian Tourism and Hospitality Education) since 2019.

Julia is a co-editor of the Journal of Tourism and Outdoor Recreation and member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research.

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Publications

Albrecht, J. N. (Ed.). (2021). Managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. Wallingford, UK: CABI, 240p. doi: 10.1079/9781789245714.0000

Albrecht, J. N. (2021). Current issues in managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. In J. N. Albrecht (Ed.), Managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. (pp. 1-8). Wallingford, UK: CABI. doi: 10.1079/9781789245714.0001

Albrecht, J. N. (2021). The future of visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. In J. N. Albrecht (Ed.), Managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. (pp. 205-212). Wallingford, UK: CABI. doi: 10.1079/9781789245714.0016

Zhang, G., Higham, J. E. S., & Albrecht, J. N. (2021). Ecological restoration in Aotearoa New Zealand: Contrasting tourist conservation narratives. Tourism Management Perspectives, 37, 100761. doi: 10.1016/j.tmp.2020.100761

Haid, M., Nöhammer, E., Albrecht, J. N., Plaikner, A., Stummer, H., & Heimerl, P. (2021). Health promotion as a motivational factor in alpine cycling. International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health, 18(5), 2321. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18052321

Edited Book - Research

Albrecht, J. N. (Ed.). (2021). Managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. Wallingford, UK: CABI, 240p. doi: 10.1079/9781789245714.0000

Albrecht, J. N. (Ed.). (2017). Visitor management in tourism destinations. Wallingford, UK: CABI, 208p.

Yeoman, I., McMahon-Beattie, U., Fields, K., Albrecht, J. N., & Meethan, K. (Eds.). (2015). The future of food tourism: Foodies, experiences, exclusivity, visions and political capital. Bristol, UK: Channel View, 304p.

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Chapter in Book - Research

Albrecht, J. N. (2021). Current issues in managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. In J. N. Albrecht (Ed.), Managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. (pp. 1-8). Wallingford, UK: CABI. doi: 10.1079/9781789245714.0001

Albrecht, J. N. (2021). The future of visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. In J. N. Albrecht (Ed.), Managing visitor experiences in nature-based tourism. (pp. 205-212). Wallingford, UK: CABI. doi: 10.1079/9781789245714.0016

Zhang, G., Higham, J. E. S., & Albrecht, J. N. (2020). New territory for environmental sociology: Environmental philosophy and nature-based tourism. In K. Legun, J. C. Keller, M. Carolan & M. M. Bell (Eds.), The Cambridge Handbook of Environmental Sociology (Vol. 1). (pp. 262-281). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. doi: 10.1017/9781108554510.018

Zhang, G., Higham, J., & Albrecht, J. N. (2018). (Re)creating natural heritage in New Zealand: Biodiversity conservation and tourism development. In C. Palmer & J. Tivers (Eds.), Creating heritage for tourism. (pp. 243-257). Abingdon, UK: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9780203701881

Albrecht, J. N. (2017). Visitor management. In L. L. Lowry (Ed.), The SAGE international encyclopedia of travel and tourism. (pp. 1414-1415). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE. [Encyclopaedia/Dictionary Entry].

Albrecht, J. (2017). Weintourismus in Neuseeland und Australien. In C. Pforr & D. Reiser (Eds.), Tourismus in Australien und Neuseeland. (pp. 64-78). Berlin, Germany: de Gruyter.

Albrecht, J. N. (2016). Introduction to visitor management in tourism destinations. In J. N. Albrecht (Ed.), Visitor management in tourism destinations. (pp. 3-8). Wallingford, UK: CABI.

Albrecht, J. N. (2016). Current knowledge and future research directions in visitor management. In J. N. Albrecht (Ed.), Visitor management in tourism destinations. (pp. 191-196). Wallingford, UK: CABI.

Yeoman, I., McMahon-Beattie, U., Fields, K., Albrecht, J. N., & Meethan, K. (2015). An introduction to the future. In I. Yeoman, U. McMahon-Beattie, K. Fields, J. N. Albrecht & K. Meethan (Eds.), The future of food tourism: Foodies, experiences, exclusivity, visions and political capital. (pp. 3-10). Bristol, UK: Channel View.

Danielmeier, T., & Albrecht, J. N. (2015). Architecture and future food and wine experiences. In I. Yeoman, U. McMahon-Beattie, K. Fields, J. N. Albrecht & K. Meethan (Eds.), The future of food tourism: Foodies, experiences, exclusivity, visions and political capital. (pp. 87-100). Bristol, UK: Channel View.

Albrecht, J. (2014). Online terroir: Wine and regional identity in online destination marketing. In M. Harvey, L. White & W. Frost (Eds.), Wine and identity: Branding, heritage, terroir. (pp. 230-242). Abingdon, UK: Routledge.

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Chapter in Book - Other

Albrecht, J. (2013). Commentary on managing sustainability at nature-based attractions. In P. Robinson, M. Lück & S. Smith (Eds.), Tourism. (pp. 258-259). Wallingford, UK: CABI.

Albrecht, J. (2013). Case study: Tourism planning In New Zealand. In P. Robinson, M. Lück & S. Smith (Eds.), Tourism. (pp. 403-404). Wallingford, UK: CABI.

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Journal - Research Article

Zhang, G., Higham, J. E. S., & Albrecht, J. N. (2021). Ecological restoration in Aotearoa New Zealand: Contrasting tourist conservation narratives. Tourism Management Perspectives, 37, 100761. doi: 10.1016/j.tmp.2020.100761

Haid, M., Nöhammer, E., Albrecht, J. N., Plaikner, A., Stummer, H., & Heimerl, P. (2021). Health promotion as a motivational factor in alpine cycling. International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health, 18(5), 2321. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18052321

Albrecht, J. N., Moscardo, G., & Dwyer, T. (2021). Learning about learning in Tourism: Indigenous guide perspectives on their personal and professional development. Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/1096348021997535

Albrecht, J. N., Haid, M., Finkler, W., & Heimerl, P. (2021). What's in a name? The meaning of sustainability to destination managers. Journal of Sustainable Tourism. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/09669582.2020.1868483

Faisal, A., Albrecht, J. N., & Coetzee, W. J. L. (2020). Renegotiating organisational crisis management in urban tourism: Strategic imperatives of niche construction. International Journal of Tourism Cities, 6(4), 885-905. doi: 10.1108/IJTC-11-2019-0196

Chitrakar, K., Carr, N., & Albrecht, J. N. (2020). Community-based homestay tourism and its influence on indigenous gastronomic heritage. Journal of Gastronomy & Tourism, 4(2), 81-96. doi: 10.3727/216929719X15736343324850

Nomm, A. H. L., Albrecht, J. N., & Lovelock, B. (2020). Leadership in national level destination management: The case of Estonia. International Journal of Tourism Policy, 10(1), 68-87. doi: 10.1504/IJTP.2020.107199

Zhang, J., Tucker, H., & Albrecht, J. N. (2020). The reflexive self-project of “lifestyle entrepreneurial migrants”. Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 37(5), 535-546. doi: 10.1080/10548408.2018.1536016

Faisal, A., Albrecht, J. N., & Coetzee, W. J. L. (2020). (Re)Creating spaces for tourism: Spatial effects of the 2010/ 2011 Christchurch earthquakes. Tourism Management, 80, 104102. doi: 10.1016/j.tourman.2020.104102

Nomm, A. H. L., Albrecht, J. N., & Lovelock, B. (2020). Advocacy and community leadership as functions in national and regional level destination management. Tourism Management Perspectives, 35, 100682. doi: 10.1016/j.tmp.2020.100682

Esfehani, M. H., & Albrecht, J. N. (2019). Planning for intangible cultural heritage in tourism: Challenges and implications. Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 43(7), 980-1001. doi: 10.1177/1096348019840789

Albrecht, J. N., Danielmeier, T., & Boudreau, P. (2019). The importance of architecture in food and drink experiences within a tourism context. Journal of Gastronomy & Tourism, 4(1), 41-50. doi: 10.3727/216929719X15657857907789

Esfehani, M. H., & Albrecht, J. N. (2018). Roles of intangible cultural heritage in tourism in natural protected areas. Journal of Heritage Tourism, 13(1), 15-29. doi: 10.1080/1743873X.2016.1245735

Albrecht, J. N. (2017). Challenges in national-level tourism strategy implementation: A long-term perspective on the New Zealand tourism strategy 2015. International Journal of Tourism Research, 19(3), 329-338. doi: 10.1002/jtr.2115

Albrecht, J. N. (2014). Micro-mobility patterns and service blueprints as foundations for visitor management planning. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 22(7), 1052-1070. doi: 10.1080/09669582.2013.847945

Albrecht, J. N. (2013). Networking for sustainable tourism: Towards a research agenda. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 21(5), 639-657. doi: 10.1080/09669582.2012.721788

Albrecht, J. N. (2012). Authentic learning and communities of practice in tourism higher education. Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, 12(3), 260-276. doi: 10.1080/15313220.2012.704254

Albrecht, J. N. (2012). Implementation and evaluation in tourism: An exploration of bottom-up community planning. International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism, 2(1), 28-41.

Mitchell, R., Charters, S., & Albrecht, J. N. (2012). Cultural systems and the wine tourism product. Annals of Tourism Research, 39(1), 311-335. doi: 10.1016/j.annals.2011.05.002

Albrecht, J. N. (2007). Indigenous tourism and current planning issues: The case of Maori tourism in Aotearoa New Zealand. Pacific News, 27(Januar/Februar), 22-25.

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Journal - Research Other

Filep, S., Albrecht, J. N., Lee, C., & Coetzee, W. (2019). Special issue on CAUTHE 2017 conference: Time for big ideas? Re-thinking the field for tomorrow. Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Management, 38, 159-160. doi: 10.1016/j.jhtm.2018.04.003

Albrecht, J. N. (2018). [Review of the book Marketing national parks for sustainable tourism]. Annals of Leisure Research, 21(1), 116-117. doi: 10.1080/11745398.2016.1258583

Albrecht, J. N. (2012). [Review of the book Tourism and sustainable development: Reconsidering a concept of vague policies]. International Journal of Tourism Policy, 4(2), 178-179. [Book Review].

Albrecht, J. N., & Yeoman, I. (2012). Guest editors' note. Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, 12(3), 221-224. doi: 10.1080/15313220.2012.705077

Albrecht, J. N. (2007). [Review of the book Understanding the tourism host-guest encounter in New Zealand: Foundations for adaptive planning and management]. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 15(4), 438-440.

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Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Full paper

Faisal, A., Albrecht, J., & Coetzee, W. J. L. (2017). The challenges of (re)gaining a sustainable business proposition post-disaster. In C. Lee, S. Filep, J. N. Albrecht & W. J. L. Coetzee (Eds.), Proceedings of the 27th Council for Australasian Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Annual Conference. (pp. 597-601). Dunedin, New Zealand: Department of Tourism, University of Otago. [Full Paper]

Albrecht, J. N., & Tran, M. N. D. (2013). Tourism development led by the third sector: Impacts on a peripheral rural community. Proceedings of the Building Excellence in Sustainable Tourism Education Network (BEST EN) Think Tank XIII: Engaging communities in sustainable tourism development. Retrieved from http://www.besteducationnetwork.org/

Albrecht, J. (2012). Micro-mobility patterns and service blueprints as foundations for visitor management planning. Proceedings of the Building Excellence in Sustainable Tourism Education Network (BEST EN) Think Tank XII: Mobilities and Sustainable Tourism. Retrieved from http://www.besteducationnetwork.org/

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Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

Zhang, G., Higham, J., & Albrecht, J. (2020). Ecological restoration in Aotearoa New Zealand: Contrasting tourist conservation narratives. Proceedins of 30th Annual Council for Australasian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference: 20:20 Vision: New Perspectives on the Diversity of Hospitality, Tourism and Events. (pp. 646). Auckland, New Zealand: Auckland University of Technology. [Abstract]

Madani, M., Lovelock, B., & Albrecht, J. (2020). Tourism common pool resources dilemmas: Insights into property right regimes and building resilience. Proceedins of 30th Annual Council for Australasian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference: 20:20 Vision: New Perspectives on the Diversity of Hospitality, Tourism and Events. (pp. 568-570). Auckland, New Zealand: Auckland University of Technology. [Abstract]

Albrecht, J., & Raymond, E. (2020). Visitor pledges: A new tool in tourism destination management. Proceedins of 30th Annual Council for Australasian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference: 20:20 Vision: New Perspectives on the Diversity of Hospitality, Tourism and Events. (pp. 696). Auckland, New Zealand: Auckland University of Technology. [Abstract]

Albrecht, J. N. (2016). Third sector organisations and stakeholders in tourism management in protected areas: The case of visitor management. Proceedings of the Building Excellence in Sustainable Tourism Education Network (BEST EN) Think Tank XVI: Corporate Responsibility in Tourism: Practices, Standards and Policies. Retrieved from http://www.besteducationnetwork.org

Albrecht, J. N., & Dwyer, T. (2015). Lifelong learning for guiding and interpretation. Proceedings of the Building Excellence in Sustainable Tourism Education Network (BEST EN) Think Tank XV: The Environment-People Nexus in Sustainable Tourism: Finding the Balance. Retrieved from http://www.besteducationnetwork.org

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Conference Contribution - Edited volume of conference proceedings

Lee, C., Filep, S., Albrecht, J. N., & Coetzee, W. J. L. (Eds.). (2017). Proceedings of the 27th Council for Australasian Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Annual Conference. Dunedin, New Zealand: Department of Tourism, University of Otago. 978p.

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