Rachel Dodds

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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 academia as well as with government and the private sector. She recently published the first academic book on overtourism - a growing global phenomena. Her recent research examines tourism policy, greening festival...

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Bio/Research

Dr. Rachel Dodds has worked extensively in sustainable tourism development in both academia as well as with government and the private sector. She recently published the first academic book on overtourism - a growing global phenomena. Her recent research examines tourism policy, greening festivals, sustainable tourism demand and consumer profiles and tourism development and planning.

Dr. Dodds's research has also focused on corporate sustainability, island tourism and tourism marketing and she is an invited keynote speaker globally. Rachel has worked on a number of grants for Ontario’s Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change assisting them move towards sustainable recreation and tourism in the Lake Simcoe region as well as through consumer awareness and festivals. She was also appointed to the Federal Council for Tourism for 2019.

Rachel received the award for Scholarly Research and Creativity Award in 2011, 2014 and 2018 and Dr. Dodds also Directed the Hospitality and Tourism Research Institute from 2014-2018.

She is currently a member of a number of editorial boards and non profit organizations and has travelled to over 80 countries and six continents.


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Media Relations

Michelle Grady
Media Relations Officer
mgrady@ryerson.ca
(416) 979-5000 ext. 7161

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