Outi Rantala, Leader of the project, Associate professor of Tourism Research

The leader, associate professor Outi Rantala (PhD in 2012) brings her unique expertise on nature-based tourism, ethnography, and post-humanistic practice-based research to the project. Rantala has participated in several research projects, acted as a associate professor at UiT – the Arctic University of Norway for two years, and currently acts as the chair of the doctoral programme Northern cultures and natural resource politics at the ULapland, and is supervising several PhD candidates.