Petri Hottola

Petri Hottola is a professor in cultural geography, department of geography in the University of Oulu, Finland, and has earlier served as a professor in tourism and intercultural issues for the Finnish University Network for Tourism Studies (FUNTS), in the University of Joensuu. He received his PhD in geography in 1999. And he is a member of the ATLAS (Association for Tourism and Leisure Education) executive board.