Professor C. Michael Hall - People - Management - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Professor C. Michael HallProfessor C. Michael Hall


Professor of Marketing


  • B.A. (Hons) PhD (University of Western Australia, Perth)
  • MA (University of Waterloo, Canada)
  • Ph.D. (W. Aust.)

Contact Details

Business and Law Building, Room 221
Phone: +64 3 364 2987
Internal Phone: 8612

Postal Address
Department of Management, Marketing and Entrepreneurship
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
New Zealand


Born in the United Kingdom but Australian by passport, Michael is Professor in Marketing, joining the department at the end of 2006. Prior to this Michael has had positions including Professor in Tourism at the University of Otago, Professor of Tourism and Service Management at Victoria University of Wellington, and Honorary Professor in the Department of Marketing, Stirling University, Scotland. In addition Michael is also a Docent at the University of Oulu, Finland; a Visiting Professor at Linneaus University in Sweden and a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa. He is also an external examiner at the University of Mauritius. Michael has longstanding teaching, publication and research interests in tourism, regional development, global environmental change, social marketing and sustainable development with particular emphasis on issues of place branding and resilience as well as conservation and environmental change; sustainable tourism and sustainable consumption; tourism policy, planning and governance; and the use of tourism as an economic development and conservation mechanism. More recently he has been undertaking research on wine and food marketing and gastronomy, which has required strenuous research in the field. He is the author and editor of over 80 books as well as over 200 journal articles and 300 book chapters and has been active in a number of international research and business associations.

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