Nancy Duxbury


Biography

Nancy Duxbury, PhD, is a Researcher and Co-coordinator of the Cities, Cultures and Architecture Research Group (CCArq); a Co-coordinator of the CES Summer and Winter Schools; and a member of the European Expert Network on Culture. She holds a PhD in Communication from Simon Fraser University, Canada, specializing in cultural development and policy in regards to book publishing. Her current research focuses on culture and local sustainability, culture-based development in small cities and rural areas, cultural mapping, and cultural planning. She is the Principal Investigator of a major research project on creative tourism, "CREATOUR: Creative Tourism Destination Development in Small Cities and Rural Areas" (2016-2020); and lead of the CES team contributing to the H2020 project "UNCHARTED: Understanding, Capturing and Fostering the Societal Value of Culture" (2020-2024). She is also a member of the H2020 project "URBiNAT" and lead consultant to the project "CREATOUR AZORES." She was the European Expert for the South Africa-EU Strategic Partnership project "Cultural Mapping, Planning and Impact Assessment for Sustainable and Just Urban Development" (EuropeAid/137708/DH/SER/ZA). She is part of the Organizing Committee for the Training Series "Publish-do-not-Perish: Survive the Stampede" at CES. She is an Adjunct Professor of Simon Fraser University and Thompson Rivers University, Canada.


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Duxbury, Nancy; Carvalho, Claudia Pato de; Albino, Sara (2021), An introduction to creative tourism development: Articulating local culture and travel, in N. Duxbury, C. P. Carvalho, and S. Albino (org.), Creative Tourism: Activating Cultural Resources and Engaging Creative Travellers. London: CAB International, 1-11

Book Chapter

Gonçalves, Alexandra R.; Borges, Maria do Rosário; Duxbury, Nancy; Carvalho, Cláudia Pato; Costa, Pedro (2021), Policy recommendations on creative tourism development in small cities and rural areas: Insights from the CREATOUR project in Portugal, in N. Duxbury, S. Albino, and C. Carvalho (org.), Creative Tourism: Activating Cultural Resources and Engaging Creative Travellers. London: CAB International, 254-260

Article in Scientific journal

Gôja, Ricardo; Santos, Vanessa; Duxbury, Nancy (2021), "Estado do conhecimento do turismo nas áreas não-metropolitanas de Portugal continental (2010-2020)", Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais, 59