Dr Richard Buning
Richard Buning
  • PhD (University of Florida)
  • Masters of Science (University of Florida)
  • Bachelors of Business Administration (Georgia State University )
+61 7 3346 8014
Room 449, GP North Building, St. Lucia Campus

Dr. Buning’s research interests include sport tourism, event management, and sport development. Within this area, his research agenda is focused on the progressive experiences of participant based active travel at the individual, event, and community level. The outcome of this work enables communities and events to efficiently market to and attract visitors as a form of sustainable tourism development. Dr. Buning has worked in the running event industry managing race logistics and continues to work with events as a consultant evaluating event outcomes.