Rachel Dodds

Director, Hospitality and Tourism Research Institute Professor Ted Rogers School of Management Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Toronto, Ontario r2dodds@ryerson.ca Office: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7227

Bio/Research

Dr. Rachel Dodds has worked extensively in sustainable tourism development in both the academic as well as government and private sectors. Her recent research programs examine greening festivals, corporate responsibility in hotels, wineries and tour operators as well as focusing on social innovat...

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Bio/Research

Dr. Rachel Dodds has worked extensively in sustainable tourism development in both the academic as well as government and private sectors. Her recent research programs examine greening festivals, corporate responsibility in hotels, wineries and tour operators as well as focusing on social innovations (awarded a SSHRC grant in 2011).

Dr. Dodds's research also focuses on visitor motivations and tourism planning and marketing - particularly in islands and she also is working on a number of grants for Ontario’s Ministry of the Environment assisting them move towards sustainable recreation and tourism in the Lake Simcoe region of Ontario.

She received the award for Scholarly Research and Creativity Award in both 2011 and 2014 and the Hospitality and Tourism Management award for Outstanding Contribution to the Student Experience in 2011. Dr. Dodds's work employs a variety of methodological approaches including surveys, interviews, focus groups and mixed-methods.

She is currently a member of the editorial board for the International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Sustainability,Teoros and the Journal of Natural Resources and Development. She has travelled to over 80 countries and six continents.


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lauren.clegg@ryerson.ca
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Media Relations

Lauren Clegg
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(416) 979-5000 ext. 7161

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