Joseph M Cheer

  • Associate Director, Australia & International Tourism Research Unit (AITRU)

    Lecturer, Graduate Tourism Program and PhD Candidate

    MA (Monash), PG Dip Arts Research (Monash), BBus Tourism (UQ); PG Cert Entrepreneurship & Innovation (Swinburne); PG Dip Tourism Development (VU)

    Joseph is currently Associate Director, Australia & International Tourism Research Unit (AITRU). He has also taught in the Graduate Tourism Program at the National Centre for Australia Studies, School of Journalism Australian and Indigenous Studies, Faculty of Arts.  Joseph is researching the emerging area of propoor tourism.  His current focus is on tourism and sustainable livelihoods in the South Pacific region. Prior to joining Monash, Joseph worked in the international development field in the South Pacific as part of a tourism industry capacity building and training project funded by AusAID. Joseph is a Geographer at heart with an emphasis on cultural, development and human geography.

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