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!
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
Outdoor – Man – Nature Agenda 20 and 21 February 2018 Adventure Campus Treuchtlingen Hahnenkammstr. 19, 91757 Treuchtlingen, Germany
PhD scholarship: Developing social, physical, and emotional resilience in young people for and within expedition environments School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2133 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 28.07.17 Applications are invited for a 3-year PhD studentship funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS 2) in collaboration […]
The Adventure Tourism Research Association is now seeking proposals for the hosting of the seventh International Adventure Conference, in 2019-20. Please see the Call for Proposals 2019-20 Conference for details in the first instance. If you would like to discuss this, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Funded masters by research scholarship available at IT Tralee, Ireland on ‘Sustainable Cultural Tourism Development in Gaeltacht communities – managing the potential of the Wild Atlantic Way’. To support the research activity the Institute is pleased to announce details of its 2017 Master by Research Scholarship Programme due to commence in September 2017. Graduates holding […]