Dr Nigel D Morpeth
Dr Nigel D Morpeth is a Research Fellow at CPPI, and Associate Lecturer at the International Business School at the University of Lincoln. He has previously worked for two other universities in the UK and three local authorities, in community-based leisure and events organisation. His research focuses on diverse interdisciplinary themes in tourism, cultural studies, the creative industries and sport and leisure. Recent edited books include: Planning for Tourism: Towards a Sustainable Future and Tourism and the Creative Industries. He is a contributor to the recently published Sage International Encyclopaedia of Travel and Tourism. Nigel is part of a network of artists, based in Barton-upon-Humber, in Lincolnshire, who stage an annual community-based open studios event. He has exhibited at the Royal Scottish Academy and other venues nationally, and has received a number of awards for his art work.