Promotional Video for my University Teaching Chair

Pat Maher_teaching Chair from Centre for Teaching & Learning on Vimeo.



An exciting part of my Fall workload

SPAL 4101: Critical Approaches to Outdoor Studies

<p><a href=”″>SPAL4101: Critical Approaches to Outdoor Studies</a> from <a href=”″>Centre for Teaching &amp; Learning</a> on <a href=””>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

Another new publication

With long time friends and collaborators:

Johnston, M.E., Dawson, J., & Maher, P.T. (accepted). Strategic Development Challenges in Marine Tourism in Nunavut. Resources,6(3).

Resources is Open Access and our article is available here.

It’s part of a Special Issue on “Sustainable Tourism and Natural Resource Conservation in the Polar Regions” initiated from the 5th conference of the International Polar Tourism Research Network (IPTRN)



Two new publications

  1. Maher, P.T. (2017). Tourism Futures in the Arctic. In K. Latola & H. Savela (Eds.). The Interconnected Arctic. (pp. 213-220). Amsterdam: Springer.
  2. Rowsell, B*., & Maher, P.T. (2017). Uniqueness as a Draw for Riding Under the Midnight Sun. In K. Latola & H. Savela (Eds.). The Interconnected Arctic. (pp. 221-229). Amsterdam: Springer.

* Former MA Tourism student whom I supervised at the University of Northern British Columbia.  Now an instructor at Capilano University.

This book is Open Access, under a CC BY 4.0 license.

A flyer can be found here.