Clemson International Institute for Tourism Research & Development

Tourism Institute Associates


Bob Brookover, Ph.D.

Associate Directors

Ken Backman, Ph.D, International Tourism & Development

Sheila Backman, Ph.D., Marketing & Information Technology

Charles Chancellor, Ph.D., Sustainable Tourism Planning and Land Conservation

Lauren Duffy, Ph.D., Sustainable Tourism and Agritourism

Laura Jodice, M.S., Grants & Contracts, Marine and Coastal Tourism

Jeff Martin, Ph.D., Service Leadership & Economic Development

Bill Norman, Ph.D., Tourism & Community Development

Greg Ramshaw, Ph.D., Cultural and Heritage Tourism

Senior Research Fellows

Jeffrey Hallo, Ph.D., Protected Area Visitation & Transportation

Bob Powell, Ph.D., International Tourism & Protected Areas/Ecotourism