Positions

Overview

  • Research:
    Public Access to NH Lakes and Great Ponds: A Statewide Needs Assessment
    New Hampshire Route 1A/1B Scenic Byway Management Plan and Implementation Strategy
    Assessing the Social Impacts of the Development of Commercially Viable Groundfish Aquaculture Industry in the Northeast
    Study of Public Knowledge, Perceptions, Behaviors and Preferences for Specific Non-point Pollution Management Practices in the Oyster River Watershed
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2009 Stakeholder collaboration in fisheries research: Integrating knowledge among fishing leaders and science partners in Northern New EnglandSociety and Natural Resources.  22:42-55. 2009
    2008 Cooperative Research Program Goals in New England: Perceptions of Active Commercial FishermenFisheries.  33:551-559. 2008
    2008 Cases of collaboration in New England coastal communities: An approach to manage changeHuman Ecology Review.  15:213-226. 2008
    2006 Stakeholder engagement, cooperative fisheries research and democratic science: The case of the Northeast ConsortiumHuman Ecology Review.  13:161-171. 2006
    2006 Emergence of multi-stakeholder-driven cooperative research in the Northwest Atlantic: The case of the Northeast ConsortiumMarine Policy.  30:580-592. 2006
    2004 Moose Responses to Wildlife Viewing and Traffic StimuliAlces : a Journal Devoted to the Biology and Management of Moose.  39:153-160. 2004
    2003 Impacts of Wildlife Viewing on moose use of roadside salt lick.Alces : a Journal Devoted to the Biology and Management of Moose.  38:205-211. 2003
    2002 Effect of information on attitudes towards offshore marine finfish aquaculture development in northern New EnglandAquaculture, Economics and Management.  6:117-126. 2002
    2002 Predisposition toward adoption of open ocean aquaculture by Northern New England's inshore, commercial fishermenHuman Organization.  61:240-251. 2002
    2001 Adaptive resource management in the New England groundfish fishery: Implications for public participation and impact assessmentSociety and Natural Resources.  14:791-801. 2001
    2001 Teaching Human Dimensions of Wildlife in U.S. UniversitiesHuman Dimensions of Wildlife Management An International Journal Focusing on the Human Dimensions of Fish and Wildlife Management.  6:67-77. 2001
    1999 Review of Chinnagounder's Challenge: The Question of Ecological CitizenshipJournal of Political Ecology.  6. 1999
    1996 Ancestral rain forests and the mountain of gold: Indigenous peoples and mining in New Guinea - Hyndman,DRural Sociology.  61:392-393. 1996
    1996 University-Based Education & Training Programs in Ecotourism or Nature-Based Tourism in the USAJournal of Natural Resources and Agriculture Education.  25:152-155. 1996
    1994 Alcohol and Outdoor Recreation: An Empirical Investigation of Visitors to an Urban River CorridorJournal of Applied Recreation Research.  18:197-209. 1994
    1994 OFF-SITE IMPACTS OF SOIL-EROSION ON RECREATION - THE CASE OF LAKE RED ROCK RESERVOIR IN CENTRAL IOWAJournal of Soils and Water Conservation.  49:576-581. 1994
    1994 RECREATIONAL DISPLACEMENT AND OVERALL SATISFACTION - A STUDY OF CENTRAL IOWA LICENSED BOATERSJournal of Leisure Research.  26:174-181. 1994
    1993 Voluntary compliance as a scenic roadway preservation tool: the case of Wisconsin's Rustic Road programmeJournal of Environmental Planning & Management.  36:365-376. 1993
    1993 THE INTERFACE BETWEEN COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL-DEVELOPMENT AND RECREATIONAL USE IN AN URBAN RIVER CORRIDORJournal of Leisure Research.  25:53-69. 1993
    1991 DEMANDS ON RURAL LANDS - PLANNING FOR RESOURCE USE - COCKLIN,C, SMIT,B, JOHNSTON,TRural Sociology.  56:124-125. 1991
    1990 Social impact assessment and the public involvement processEnvironmental Impact Assessment Review.  10:81-90. 1990
    1989 Recreational Use of Urban River CorridorsWestern Wildlands: A Natural Resource Journal.  15:14-17. 1989
    1989 Social Determinants of Environmental Concern: Specification and Test of the ModelEnvironment and Behavior.  Vol. 21:57-81. 1989
    Personalization of Mail Survey for the General Public and Populations with Group Identity: Results from Nine StudiesRural Sociology.  72.

    Conference Proceeding

    Year Title
    2005 Fishing heritage festivals, tourism, and community development in the Gulf of MainePorceedings of the 2005 Northeastern Recreation Research Symposium. 420-428. 2005
    2003 Knowledge, relevance, and attitudes towards open ocean aquaculture in Northern New England: Summary of data from five sample surveysOPEN OCEAN AQUACULTURE: FROM RESEARCH TO COMMERCIAL REALITY. 73-80. 2003
    2003 New England recreational fishers' attitudes toward marine protected areas: A preliminary investigationPROCEEDINGS OF THE 2003 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 121-127. 2003
    2003 Northern New England commercial fishermen and open ocean aquaculture: An analysis of how commercial fishermen perceive the government, fishing, and their way of lifeOPEN OCEAN AQUACULTURE: FROM RESEARCH TO COMMERCIAL REALITY. 81-94. 2003
    2003 University and small tourism business partnerships: The case of the Isle of Shoals Steamship and the University of New Hampshire's Tourism Planning and Development ProgramPROCEEDINGS OF THE 2003 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 185-192. 2003
    2003 Web-based surveys in outdoor recreation planning: A New Hampshire case studyPROCEEDINGS OF THE 2003 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 230-239. 2003
    2000 Effect of balanced information on attitudes towards open ocean aquaculture development in New EnglandPROCEEDINGS OF THE 2000 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 107-111. 2000
    2000 Support for recreational trail development and community attachment: A case of the Soucook River WatershedPROCEEDINGS OF THE 2000 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 28-34. 2000
    1999 An evaluation of state tourism web sitesPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1999 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 17-22. 1999
    1999 Assessment of tourists' attitudes towards marine aquaculture: A preliminary investigation of UNH's sea grant discovery passengersPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1999 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 242-247. 1999
    1999 Spending priorities for outdoor recreation planning in New Hampshire: Implications for managersPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1999 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 272-274. 1999
    1999 Use of qualitative data analysis tool to understand the relationship between recreational fishing and open ocean aquaculture developmentPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1999 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 361-365. 1999
    1999 Who owns the ocean? A qualitative study of saltwater recreational fishers and open ocean aquaculture in New HampshirePROCEEDINGS OF THE 1999 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 400-406. 1999
    1998 Beliefs about New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont with regard to selected tourism opportunities and amenitiesPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1998 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 184-187. 1998
    1998 Size of place of residence and encounters with the adverse consequences of and support for commercial/industrial developmentPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1998 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 81-85. 1998
    1996 A social science research planning process for New Hampshire's Coastal Zone: A working paperPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1996 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 238-243. 1996
    1996 Oyster River Watershed Study: A summary reportPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1996 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 93-97. 1996
    1995 Motivations and constraints to spring break travel: A cross gender comparisonPROCEEDINGS OF THE 1995 NORTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM. 217-221. 1995
    1991 SUPPORT FOR WILDLIFE RESTORATION AND HABITAT PROTECTION PROGRAMS - THE CASE OF RECREATIONAL USERS OF AN URBAN RIVER CORRIDORWILDLIFE CONSERVATION IN METROPOLITAN ENVIRONMENTS. 253-253. 1991

    Principal Investigator On

  • Coastal Tourism Inventory and Visitor Needs Assessment  awarded by Rockingham Planning Commission 2013 - 2014
  • Research Priorities in Investigating the Socioeconomics of Harmful Algal Blooms  awarded by Jardon & Howard Technolgies Inc 2004 - 2005
  • NH Outdoor Recreation Stakeholder Assessment  awarded by NH Office of the Governor, Office of Energy & Pla 2001 - 2003
  • Outdoor Recreation User Study  awarded by Maryland Department of Natural Resources 1999 - 2000
  • Writing Assistance for School Meal Excellence  awarded by NH Department of Education 1998 - 1999
  • Social Issues in White Mtn/Green Mtn Forest Plan Revisions  awarded by US DA, United States Forest Service 1997 - 1999
  • NRC Young Investigator Program on Coastal Ecology  awarded by National Research Council 1996 - 1998
  • Outdoor Recreation in New Hampshire: Household Study  awarded by NH Office of the Governor, Office of Energy & Pla 1996 - 1998
  • Tourism Development & the Rt. 1A/1B Scenic Byway Corridor  awarded by Rockingham Planning Commission 1996 - 1997
  • Public Access to Lakes & Ponds in NH A Statewide Assessment  awarded by Dubois & King Inc 1995 - 1997
  • Nonpoint Pollution: Study of Perceptions, Knowledge  awarded by NH Office of the Governor, Office of Energy & Pla 1995 - 1996
  • Economic Impacts of Snowmobiling in New England  awarded by NH Snowmobile Association, Inc 1994 - 1996
  • Hospitality Agenda for the 1990s  awarded by Miscellaneous Non-Profit 1994 - 1995
  • Scenic Byways & Rural Development  awarded by Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development 1994 - 1995
  • Teaching Activities

  • Introduction to Tourism Taught course 2019
  • Tourism & Global Understanding Taught course 2019
  • New Pirates of the Caribbean Taught course 2018
  • Social Impact Assessment Taught course 2018
  • New Pirates of the Caribbean Taught course 2018
  • Internship Taught course 2018
  • Introduction to Tourism Taught course 2018
  • Tourism & Global Understanding Taught course 2018
  • New Pirates of the Caribbean Taught course 2017
  • Social Impact Assessment Taught course 2017
  • Internship Taught course 2017
  • New Pirates of the Caribbean Taught course 2017
  • Introduction to Tourism Taught course 2017
  • Tourism & Global Understanding Taught course 2017
  • Introduction to Tourism Taught course 2016
  • New Pirates of the Caribbean Taught course 2016
  • Internship Taught course 2016
  • Internship Taught course 2016
  • Internship Taught course 2016
  • Professional Internship Taught course 2016
  • New Pirates of the Caribbean Taught course 2016
  • Social Impact Assessment Taught course 2016
  • Tourism & Global Understanding Taught course 2016
  • Introduction to Tourism Taught course 2015
  • Survey Research Methods Taught course 2015
  • Internship Taught course 2015
  • Internship Taught course 2015
  • New Pirates of the Caribbean Taught course 2015
  • Ecotourism Taught course 2015
  • International Experience Taught course 2015
  • Internship Taught course 2015
  • Tourism & Global Understanding Taught course 2015
  • International Experience Taught course 2014
  • Introduction to Tourism Taught course 2014
  • Introduction to Tourism Taught course 2014
  • Internship Taught course 2014
  • Internship Taught course 2014
  • Internship Taught course 2014
  • Introduction to Tourism Taught course 2014
  • Internship Taught course 2014
  • Ecotourism Taught course 2014
  • Tourism & Global Understanding Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. Interdisciplinary Studies, Western Illinois University
  • M.A. Anthropology, Oregon State University
  • Ph.D. Tourism&Travel Services Mgmt, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Full Name

  • Robert Robertson