Associate Professor Lisa Ruhanen
Lisa Ruhanen
Associate Professor | Leader, Tourism Postgraduate Coursework Programs
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+61 (7) 3346 7095
Room 455, GP North Building, St. Lucia Campus

    Dr Lisa Ruhanen, Tourism Postgraduate Coursework Program Coordinator and Associate Professor ,University of Queensland Business School.

    Dr Lisa Ruhanen (PhD, GCEd, BBusHons) is an Associate Professor and the Tourism Postgraduate Coursework Program Coordinator. She has been involved in almost 30 academic and consultancy research projects in Australia and overseas. Her research areas include sustainable tourism destination policy and planning, climate change and Indigenous tourism.

    Lisa has worked extensively as a consultant, external collaborator and executive committee member with a variety of divisions of the United Nations World Tourism Organization. In 2010 Lisa was awarded a fellowship under the Oxford Brookes University International Visiting Fellow Scheme in the United Kingdom.

    Distinctions

    Oxford Brookes University International Visiting Fellow Scheme (United Kingdom), 2011
    Highly Commended Award Winner, Literati Network Awards for Excellence, 2011
    Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Educators College of Fellows Award for Contribution to Education, 2010
    Experts: 
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