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Dineke Koerts

  • 0 Citations
20132022

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Personal profile

Research interests

Dineke Koerts joined BUas after working for several tour operators specialising in tours to Asia. At BUas she has taught and developed courses on the tourist experience, tour guiding, interpretation, storytelling and cross-cultural communication as well as on world history, geography and tourism history. She is involved in the International Research Forum on Guided Tours, a mobile platform for research on all dimensions of guided tours such as new technologies, mobility, creating experiences, interpretation of heritage.

Next to her work at BUas, Dineke works as a curator and consultant for cultural exchange projects between Europe and China in the field of contemporary performing arts.

In her academic research, Dineke focuses on several aspects of Chinese tourism, on the impact of tourism on the city of Amsterdam, and on tour guiding and the interpretation of heritage.

  • PhD, Faculty of Humanities, University of Amsterdam
  • PhD thesis: Tourism in China: Representing the nation to English speaking tourists
  • MA in Asian History, University of Amsterdam

Subjects

China and Chinese tourism, Amsterdam and the current impact of tourism on the city, tour guiding, heritage interpretation, storytelling, tourism history.

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Research Output

Next tourism generation skills alliance: digital, green and social skill for tourism

Koerts, D., 13 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Amsterdam: interpreting the city in free walking tours

Koerts, M., 18 Mar 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Amsterdam: Interpreting the city in free walking tours

Koerts, M., 18 Mar 2017, International Research Forum on Guided Tours 2017 Proceedings. Roskilde: University of Roskilde

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Amsterdam: the limits of urban tourism?

Koerts, M., 26 Mar 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Activities

  • 11 Guest lectures/talks/presentations (not at a conference)
  • 4 Visiting an external academic institution
  • 2 Organising an event
  • 1 Consultancy

developing coffee tourism

Dineke Koerts (Advisor)
25 Nov 20195 Dec 2019

Activity: Consultancy

International Research Forum on Guided Tours

M Koerts (Member of programme committee)
2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising an event

Chinese tourism to the Netherlands

M Koerts (Speaker)
10 Apr 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationGuest lectures/talks/presentations (not at a conference)

Guestlecture Chinese Millenial Tourists

M Koerts (Speaker)
11 Sep 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationGuest lectures/talks/presentations (not at a conference)

International Research Forum on Guided Tours

M Koerts (Member of programme committee)
2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising an event

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Projects