Mathis Stock
Full professor
University of Lausanne
Institute of geography and sustainability – Sion
Office 212
Ch. de l'Institut 18
CH-1967 Bramois (Sion)
 
 
 
Phone +41 27 205 7318
mathis.stock@unil.ch

Research projects

Tourism and the changing heritage: case study of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces World Heritage site
This research project studies heritage tourism and development issue in the World Heritage Site (WHS) of Honghe Hani Ric...
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2017-2021
Overtourism? Les villes comptent

In the current debate about overtourism in European cities, a controversy which could be further fueled by the role o...
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2021-2025
Ticino’s evolving identity in the process of globalisation: a geo-philosophical approach
How do regional realities evolve in a globalized world? The dynamics of urbanization no longer only affect major metropo...
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2017-2020
Sport tourism : a playful and multidimensional practice of space
This PhD research investigates a contemporary leisure practice -- outdoor sport tourism -- and the multiple ways it enga...
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2015-2020
Globalisation of tourism. The extension of the touristic ecumene between 1800 and 2000.
Since the beginning of the 19th century, tourism’s spatial patterns have dramatically changed: from a system comprisin...
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2011-2015
Practices of Disconnection in Banff National Park
The research for this doctoral thesis aims at understanding the issues related to disconnection from new information tec...
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2015 >
Between Abyss and Metamorphosis: an interdisciplinary approch to the development of tourist resorts
Resort development raises not only the question of rise and decline of tourism, but also of the change of place qualitie...
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2011-2015