NURAY TURKER (PhD)
Nuray Türker (PhD) is professor at the Safranbolu Tourism Faculty of Karabuk University. She received her BA degree in Tourism Management in1990 and her MA degree in Tourism Management in 1992, and her PhD degree in Business Administration from Hacettepe University, Turkey, in 2002.
Her research interests include local gastronomy, ecotourism, wine tourism, gastronomic tourism, and impacts of tourism. She has ten books and book chapters published by prestigious publishing houses in Turkey, 35 articles and, 33 conference papers presented at national and international conferences and published in proceedings book.
She was the principal investigator in four projects supported by TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey and UNDP. She has been the chief editor of Journal of Humanities and Tourism Research since 2010.
Keynote Topic: Over tourism and Its Impact on the Sustainability