Centre for Tourism Research

At the forefront of tourism knowledge creation

Roskilde University’s Centre for Tourism Research (CfTR) carries out cutting edge interdisciplinary research of central relevance for both tourism practitioners and researchers.

CfTR develops knowledge about tourism and travel consumption, production, impacts and sustainability. The research centre is multi-disciplinary, and combines approaches from within Humanities, Social Sciences and Technical and Natural Sciences. 

We carry out practitioner relevant research in close collaboration with public and private tourism businesses and organizations, as well as tourists and other relevant actors in the tourism system.

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CfTR counts a number of researchers with extensive experience within the various fields of tourism research.

The centre has a unique composition of researchers from different disciplines within the Departments of Social Sciences and Business, Humans and Technologies as well as Communication and Arts:

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Recent Publications

Research done by CfTR members is continuously published in international leading tourism journals and in other international outlets. Most recent publications include:

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CfTR and its members make available various resources such as videos and tools. Below is a selection of these resources. Feel free to visit them.

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