Dr. Susan Dupej
, ON, Canada
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada/Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Guelph
Dr. Susan Dupej is a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Guelph in the School of Hospitality, Food and Tourism Management. Her research investigates the social and economic impacts of federally legalized cannabis on Canada’s tourism industry. Cannabis normalization, social responsibility around consumption, motivations and interests of the ‘canna-tourist’, the development of farmgate sales, and the opportunities for cannabis agritourism in Canada more broadly are key areas of study. Dr. Dupej is a founding member of and Interim Co-Chair for the Canadian Cannabis Tourism Alliance (CCTA). She also teaches a variety of tourism and geography courses.