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Ben Offringa

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    Ben Offringa (1957) received his doctorandus degree (equivalent to MSc) in 1983 at the University of Groningen (the Netherlands). After a career in destination planning and destination marketing Ben joined BUas in 1991 as track coordinator and senior lecturer. In his teaching activities Ben specializes  on narrative techniques, storytelling and travel writing. Ben is currently project manager / coordinator of the Associate degree track of the Academy for Tourism of BUas. 

    For many years now he served as a reviewer and member of the editorial board of ‘Vrijetijdstudies’ the only Dutch language journal on applied research in the fields of leisure, tourism, sports, culture and hospitality. Ben is working on his PhD at the University of Plymouth (UK).

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    Kamermuziek op de heide, de betekenis van een kleinschalig evenement

    Offringa, B., 2019, Trendrapport toerisme, recreatie en vrije tijd 2019. Vermeulen, T., Bijl, J., Rooijackers, M., Heslinga, J., Politiek, M., Heerschap, N., Schreven, L. & van Wijk, K. (eds.). Nieuwegein: PleisureWorld NRIT, p. 551-555

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

    De wereld aan onze voeten

    Offringa, BJP., 2018, In : Vrijetijdstudies. 35, 2, p. 45-46 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

    Theorieboek toerisme en recreatie | branche en beroep

    Offringa, BJP., Toonen, MA. & Ars, BGJM., 2016, Edu`Actief. 120 p. (Tendens toerisme en recreatie)

    Research output: Book/ReportBookProfessional

    Badcultuur in het fin de siecle in Scheveningen en Oostende

    Offringa, BJP., 2014, In : Vrijetijdstudies. 2014 (32), 1, p. 53-55 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewProfessional

    Drie opvallende opbrengsten van de Landelijke Kustdagen

    Offringa, BJP., 24 Nov 2014, In : blogpost on: Leisurecommunity/NHTV Leisure Design Lab.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlePopular

    Activities

    • 3 Editorial activity
    • 2 Publication peer-review
    • 1 Contribution at a conference

    Vrijetijdstudies (Journal)

    BJP Offringa (Editor)

    2017

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

    Vrijetijdstudies (Journal)

    BJP Offringa (Editorial board member)

    2017

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

    Vrijetijdstudies (Journal)

    BJP Offringa (Editor)

    2016

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

    Conference chair CMT2012/NHTV

    BJP Offringa (Chair)

    2012

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventContribution at a conference

    Vrijetijdstudies (Journal)

    BJP Offringa (Editor)

    2011

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity