Dr. Sampad Kumar Swain

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Prof. Sampada Kumar Swain , working as Head, Department of Tourism Studies, has obtained all his degrees (Graduation, PG, Ph.D. & D.Litt.) from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar. He served in RCM, Bhubaneswar prior to joining Pondicherry University in 2004 as a lecturer. He was on deputation to IGNTU, Amarkantak, MP as Professor from 2012 to 2018. He published three dozen research papers, two edited books, and one reference book. Prof. Swain has co-authored a book titled “Tourism Principles and Practices, published by OUP. His areas of research interest include: Sustainable Tourism, Ecotourism, Responsible Tourism, Community-based Tourism, Destination Image and Social Tourism.

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sampadswain@pondiuni.ac.in; sampadswain@gmail.com

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Notable Publications

A Study of Wildlife Tourism Activities and Visitor Satisfaction in Priyar Tiger Reserve in Kerala, Tourism Development Journal( An International Research Journal), Institute of Vocational(Tourism& Hospitality) Studies, H.P. University, Shimla, Vol. 10(1), PP.31-51( ISSN No.09757376).

An Assessment of Sustainable Tourism Development Practices: A Qualitative Study of Selected Resorts in East Coast Road in Tamil Nadu. SAJTH - South Asian Journal for Tourism & Heritage, Vol.5(2) , pp.124-138, ( ISSN No 0974-5432).

Health consciousness through wellness tourism: a new dimension to new age travelers.

Tourism Destinations: Image Building. SCMS Journal of Indian Management. Cochin, Kerala, Vol.5 (1), pp.43-51, ( 0973-3167)

Eco-Tourism and Sustainable Development- A Case Study of Chandaka Wildlife Sanctuary Odisha. South Asian Journal of Socio- Political Studies (Sajosps). Adoor, Kerala, Vol.7 (2), pp.119-124, (ISSN: 0972-4613).

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