Duarte Morais, Ph.D.
Tourism Extension Specialist
Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Mgmt.
Box 8004, 4008E Biltmore Hall
Raleigh, NC 27695-8004
North Carolina State University
As a faculty member at NC State University, Dr. Morais has a split appointment as an Associate Professor in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management and as a Tourism Extension Specialist.
Specialty and Current Research Interests:
People-First Tourism: Social-entrepreneurship; IT 4 change; poverty; one health; community-based conservation.
Sustainable Community Development Through Tourism: community well-being and self-determination; endogenous community development; health and human development.
Relationship Marketing; loyal customer relationships; brand communities; eco-marketing.