University of Gothenburg
Community development and tourism research area

Community development and tourism research area

This profile area includes research projects with researchers mainly from Human Geography, Design Studies and Business and Administration. Focus is on a community perspective on tourism development both in the Global South and the Global North.

Issues of sustainable development, power relations, transitions and inclusion are common themes within this empirical field and line of research.
Previous and current projects have for example studied tourism development in Cambodia, Malaysia, Tanzania, South America and West Sweden from different community-based perspectives.

Reseacher in Community development and tourism

Biddulph Robin, Researcher 

Jernsand Eva Maria, Researcher

Lundberg Erik, Senior Lecturer

Nilsson Lindström Kristina, Lecturer 

Persson Maria, Researcher 

 Zapata Campos María José, Senior Lecturer