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About Dr Matthew J Lamont

Dr Matthew Lamont BSportTourMangt(SCU), BBusTourMangt(Hons)(SCU), PhD (SCU)
Dr Matt Lamont is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Business and Tourism. He holds a Bachelor of Sport Tourism Management, a Bachelor of Business in Tourism Management Honours degree, and a PhD in tourism management. Matt was awarded the University Medal in 2006 for academic achievement. Previously, Matt has also worked as a research consultant and project manager with the former Australian Regional Tourism Research Centre.
Matt’s research agenda addresses social impacts of leisure participation with specific focus on sports tourism and sport-based leisure. Development of leisure careers among amateur athletes and concomitant constraint negotiation processes are Matt's primary research interests. Informed by theoretical frameworks from the social sciences, Matt's research also extends to corporate social responsibility in the context of sport, tourism and leisure, with a particular focus on ameliorating negative impacts.


2015 - Present Senior Lecturer, Southern Cross University School of Business and Tourism

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Locked Bag 4
Coolangatta QLD
Australia 4225
Phone: (+61 7)5589 3053


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