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About Arianne Carvalhedo Reis

BSc/BTchg (PhysEd UERJ), MA (PhysEd GamaFilho), PhD (Tour Otago)
Dr Arianne Carvalhedo Reis is a Research Fellow in the School of Business and Tourism at the Coffs Harbour campus. Arianne has B.Sc./B.Tchg (UERJ, Brazil) and a M.A. (UGF, Brazil) in Physical Education and Sports Sciences, and a PhD in Tourism (University of Otago, New Zealand). Before leaving her home country, Brazil, Dr Reis worked as a project manager for the Ceará State Department of Sports and subsequently as a Lecturer in Ceará State University (Brazil). While undertaking her PhD studies in New Zealand, she worked as a Casual Lecturer for the Department of Tourism, University of Otago and as an Assistant Research Fellow for the Centre for Recreation Research in the same university. Arianne’s main research interests lie in two areas: leisure/tourism/recreation in natural environments, and sport events. Within these areas of research, Arianne has been particularly active in researching the sociology of outdoor recreation and leisure, human-wildlife interactions and relationships, environmental ethics, and the impacts of sport events on the environment and on local communities.


2016 - Present Research Fellow, Southern Cross University School of Business and Tourism


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Contact Information

Coffs Harbour EDucational Campus
Hogbin Drive
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450
Phone: (+61 2) 66593696
Fax: (+61 2) 66593144


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