Call for papers for the Troubling Geographies of Adventure Tourism session, to be hosted at the forthcoming RGS-IBG Annual International Conference in London, UK between the 28th-30th of August 2019. Redesigning the room: Troubling geographies of adventure tourism Sponsored by, Geographies of Leisure and Tourism Research Group (GLTRG) Session Conveners: Dr Jenny Hall (York St John University) and Dr Maggie Miller (Swansea University) Mountains […]
The Role As a Lecturer you will contribute to the teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as supervising postgraduate research students. You will be required to develop research-informed teaching programmes and be encouraged to contribute to ongoing curriculum innovation. In addition, you will be an active researcher in the areas of Tourism, Leisure, […]
SAVE THE DATE! Conference Outdoor and Adventure Leadership and Guiding
The World Health organisation defines health as a “state of complete physical, mental, and social wellbeing, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” While in general health is improving globally there are still challenges. For example, in 2010 mental illness and substance abuse combined were the leading cause of non-fatal illness worldwide and […]
The publishers De Gruyter is launching a new series of monographs on tourism, edited by Dr Jillian Rickly from Nottingham University Business School (UK), familiar to many of you as a keynote speaker at our last conference in Spain. Please check Tourism series call for proposals for further information!
In the US Polymath is launching a comparison study on tour booking/reservation software apps. It would love your help spreading the word to the travel business community. Please share the video below with any tour operators, app partners, or other related pros in the travel world. It wants as many brains on this as it […]
The Adventure Tourism Research Association (ATRA) is now seeking proposals from universities or other potential partners to host the 2020 International Adventure Conference. Principles of ATRA ATRA comprises a group of academics, independent researchers, adventure professionals and commercial adventure operators whose connectivity defines its working parameters. The aim of ATRA is to create and sustain […]
This year, the Adventure Tourism Research Association (ATRA) worked alongside the Spanish Outdoor Physical Education Network to host the 2018 International Adventure Conference (IAC) at the end of January in Segovia, Spain. The theme of IAC 2018 was ‘Climates of Change’ and speakers and presenters were asked to ‘rethink the outdoor experience’. This theme was […]
For latest updates about the conference, please follow the link to the IAC2018 website. Thank you!
The following Swansea University Research Excellence Scholarships (SURES) for the School of Management are now being advertised with a deadline of 22nd January 2018. Sports Science/Management: Outdoor Adventure Activities and Risk http://www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships/research/management-sures-coman1-phd-outdoor-adventure.php Supervisors / Academic Contacts: Professor Nigel Morgan / Dr Camilla Knight