MPhil, PhD Tourism Studies

Year of entry

Please forward requests for information / initial proposals for Tourism Studies to jim.butcher@canterbury.ac.uk.

Available MPhil and PhD supervisors

Dr Jim Butcher:

  • human geography of tourism and leisure
  • tourism and development
  • sociology of ethical tourism.

Dr Suzanne Dowse:

  • leisure, sport and the health agenda
  • the impact of events
  • politics of events and leisure/sport.

Dr Jane Lovell:

  • heritage management
  • authenticity in tourism and heritage
  • cultural tourism

Dr Karen Thomas:

  • tourism management
  • authenticity in tourism and heritage
  • cultural tourism

Dr Daniel Santamaria:

  • econometrics and tourism
  • forecasting tourism demand
  • financial issues in tourism.

Dr Julie Scott:

  • Tourism governance and development
  • Cultural heritage safeguarding and livelihoods (especially intangible cultural heritage)
  • Gambling and casino tourism

Dr Marion Stuart-Hoyle:

  • heritage tourism
  • tourism marketing
  • tourism education/curriculum development.

Professor Mike Weed:

  • legacies of the olympic and paralympic games and other sports events
  • physical activity policy and promotion
  • the relationship between sport and tourism.

Dr Ian Wellard:

  • sociology of sport and the body
  • sociology of gender and sport
  • youth sport and physical activity.

How to apply

Applicants are strongly advised to explore the research interests of available supervisors and to contact the appropriate staff member before making a formal application.

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Location Length Start  
MPhil/PhD Tourism Studies apply
Canterbury 42 months full-time September 2020
MPhil/PhD Tourism Studies apply
Canterbury 42 months full-time January 2021
MPhil/PhD Tourism Studies apply
Canterbury 42 months full-time February 2021
MPhil/PhD Tourism Studies apply
Canterbury 66 months part-time September 2020
MPhil/PhD Tourism Studies apply
Canterbury 66 months part-time January 2021
MPhil/PhD Tourism Studies apply
Canterbury 66 months part-time February 2021

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UCAS institution code

  • C10

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