Steering Committee

The current steering committee of the IPTRN was appointed on the 1st of July 2018 and serves until the next IPTRN conference in 2020.

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Pat Maher, Associate Professor, Cape Breton University, Canada

Student Representatives

Elizabeth Cooper, Master's Student, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Alix Varnajot, Doctoral Student, University of Oulu, Finland

Committee Members

Suzanne de la Barre, University College Professor, Vancouver Island University, Canada

Edward H. Huijbens, Professor, University of Akureyri, Iceland, and the Icelandic Tourism Research Centre

Emma Stewart, Associate Professor, Lincoln University, New Zealand

Jeremy Pearce, Senior Lecturer, De Montfort University, United Kingdom

Marisol Vereda, Professor, Universidad Nacional de Tierra del Fuego, Argentina

Dimitri Ioannides, Professor, Mid Sweden University, Ostersund, Sweden

Albina Pashkevich, Associate Professor, Dalarna University, Sweden

Patrick Brouder, Researcher, Vancouver Island University, Canada, and the University of Johannesburg, South Africa