Associate Professor Jeremy Buultjens BEc(Monash), DipEd(GIAE), BA(NE),
GradDipAgEc(NE), MBus(UNE), PHD(Griff) 

Associate Professor Jeremy Buultjens is the Director of the Regional Futures Institute,
located in the School of Commerce and Management at Southern Cross University. He is also
the Managing Editor of the Journal of Economic and Social Policy. He has taught in a
number of units ranging from Economics and Industrial Relations through to Tourism
Planning and Indigenous Tourism. 

Jeremy's research interests include Indigenous entrepreneurship, regional
development and tourism, tourism in protected areas, and employment relations. His
publications have appeared in Tourism Management, Journal of Industrial Relations,
International Journal of Employment Studies, International Journal of Contemporary
Hospitality Management, Labour and Industry and the Australasian Journal of Business and
Social Enquiry. He has also presented widely at national and international conferences. 

Jeremy has conducted numerous consultancies. His clients have included the NSW National
Parks and Wildlife Service, the NSW Crown Solicitor’s Office, W.A. Department of
Conservation and Land Management, and the Northern Rivers Area Consultative Committee.

Journal Articles

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Facilitating the development of Australian Indigenous tourism enterprises: The Business Ready Program for Indigenous Tourism (with Debra Gale), Tourism Management Perspectives (2013)

Tourism has been identified as a sector capable of offering economic opportunities for Indigenous people...

 

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Hosts guests and a drug culture in a destination: a case study of Nimbin Australia (with Kate Neale and Matthew James Lamont), Journal of Destination Marketing & Management (2013)

Host and visitor interactions are important in determining a destination's sustainability. According to social exchange...

 

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A profile of gambling behaviour and impacts among Indigenous Australians attending a cultural event in New South Wales (with Nerilee Hing, Helen Breen, and Ashley Gordon), Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Tores Strait Islander Studies (2012)

This study examines gambling behaviour, gambling motivations, gambling-related problems, impacts of gambling and help-seeking among...

 

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Collaborative destination management planning: a case study of Byron Bay, Australia (with Nadine E. White and Kate Neale), Journal of Travel and Tourism Research (2012)
 

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Enhancing Australian regional policy: a conceptual framework for assessing the role of regional development Australia (with Brian Dollery and Kim Adams), Space and Polity (2012)

Australian regional development has suffered from ‘fragmentation’ with policy responsibility shared between different tiers of...

 

Books

Industrial relations in Australia: work and workplace (with Richard Sappey, John Burgess, and Michael Lyons), (2009)
 

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Sustainable regional tourism destinations: best practice for the sustainable management, development and marketing of regional tourism destinations (with M Wray, D Dredge, Carmen Cox, M Hollick, D Lee, and M Pearlman), Sustainable regional tourism destinations: best practice for the sustainable management, development and marketing of regional tourism destinations (2009)
 

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Training needs of the hospitality industry (with Paul A. Whitelaw, Paul Barron, Grant Cairncross, and Michael Davidson), Training needs for the hospitality industry (2009)
 

Indigenous community development and self employment: with case studies in eco-tourism in North Australia (with Don Fuller and Myles Howard), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)
 

Mining and Indigenous tourism in Northern Australia (with David Brereton, Paul Memmott, Joseph Reser, Linda Thomson, Tanuja Barker, Tim O'Rourke, and Catherine Chambers), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)
 

Book Chapters

Complex inter-relationships between ecotourism and Indigenous peoples (with Nadine E. White and Amanda Shoebridge), International handbook on ecotourism (2013)
 

Ecotourism and Indigenous peoples (with Amanda Shoebridge and Nadine E. White), International handbook on ecotourism (2012)
 

A study of Web 2.0 tourism sites: A usability and web features perspective (with Carmen Sellitto, Stephen Burgess, and Carmen Cox), Tourism informatics: Visual Travel Recommender Systems, Social Communities and User Interface Design (2010)

The term Web 2.0 was coined around 2004 and was used to describe more interactive...

 

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Generation Y and work in tourism and hospitality: problem? What problem?’ (with Grant Cairncross), Tourism and generation Y (2010)
 

Editorials

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Generation Y and work in the tourism and hospitality industry: problem? What Problem? (with Grant Cairncross), Centre for Enterprise Development and Research Occasional Paper (2007)

It appears that there are employers who believe that Generation Y employees are often problematic....

 

Theses

Industrial relations processes in registered clubs of New South Wales, PhD thesis, Griffith University, Brisbane, Qld. (2000)
 

Industrial relations processes in small business in New South Wales, MA thesis, University of New England (1993)
 

Conference Publications

Enterprise bargaining: a comparative study of small to medium businesses in the Australian hospitality and clothing and footwear industries (with Grant Cairncross and M Crowe), Regulation, Deregulation and Re-regulation: the Scope of Employment Relations in the 21st Century: Proceedings of the the 11th Annual International Employment Relations Association Conference (2009)
 

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Local economic development and remote desert settlements (with Ann Ingamells and Sarah Holcombe), Building Community Centred Economies: Dialogue for Action: International Association for Community Development (IACD) & Community Development Queensland (CD QLD) Conference (2009)
 

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User-generated content (UGC) in tourism: benefits and concerns of online consumers (with Stephen Burgess, Carmine Sellitto, and Carmen Cox), Information Systems in a Globalising World: Challenges, Ethics and Practices: Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Information Systems (2009)

This paper examines the views of travel consumers that search for information online in relation...

 

Benefits and challenges of managing tourism partnerships within protected areas: a case study of five commercial leases in New South Wales national parks (with Erica Wilson and Noah Nielsen), Where the 'bloody hell' are we: Proceedings of the 18th Annual Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2008)
 

Reports

Murwillumbah World Heritage Rainforest Centre Business Plan, School of Commerce and Management Papers (2009)
 

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The economic value of Southern Cross University on the Coffs Coast region economy: an input-output analysis (with Lucy Walsh, Simon J. Wilde, and Stephen Mason), Report no. 5, Regional Futures Institute, Southern Cross University (Tweed Gold Coast Campus) (2009)
 

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The economic value of Southern Cross University on the Lismore region economy: an input-output analysis (with Lucy Walsh, Simon J. Wilde, and Stephen Mason), Report no. 4, Regional Futures Institute, Southern Cross University (Tweed Gold Coast Campus) (2009)
 

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The economic value of Southern Cross University on the Tweed-Gold Coast economy: an input-output analysis (with Simon J. Wilde, Lucy Walsh, and Stephen Mason), Report no. 1, Regional Futures Institute, Southern Cross University (Tweed Gold Coast Campus) (2009)
 

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Campaspe and Murray Shires infrastructure gap analysis report (with Nadine E. White, Rose Wright, and Meredith Lawrence), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2008)