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Chengeto Chaderopa

Position:

Senior Lecturer in Hotel Management

Qualifications:

PhD Tourism, University of Otago;
Msc Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Zimbabwe;
Bachelor of Arts, University of Zimbabwe;
Diploma in Personnel Management, Institute of Personnel Management-Zimbabwe;
Diploma in Business Studies, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry;
Graduate Certificate of Education, University of Zimbabwe;
Postgraduate Certificate In Applied Professional Studies - Adult Teaching, Waiariki Institute of Technology;
Postgraduate Diploma In Applied Professional Studies - Adult Teaching, Waiariki Institute of Technology;

Email:

Chengeto.Chaderopa@toiohomai.ac.nz

Phone:

+64 7346 8724

Profile:

Before starting at Waiariki, Chengeto lectured tourism and hospitality courses at a number of international tertiary education centres. These include: University of Johannesburg (South Africa); Chinhoyi University of Technology (Zimbabwe); Midlands State University (Zimbabwe), and Bulawayo Polytechnic Hotel School.

Research Interests:

  • Sustainability in the tourism and hospitality sectors 
  • Political ecology local communities’ environmental narratives
  • Communities and national parks
  • Destination marketing
  • Service management
  • Service quality and services marketing

Research Publications and Outputs:

Selected publications

  • Chaderopa, C. (2016) Co-management of Natural Resources in Protected Areas in ‘Post-Colonial’ Africa, In Mary Mostafanezhad; Roger Norum, Eric Shelton, and Anna Thompson-Carr (Eds.). Political Ecology of Tourism: Community, power and the environment (Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility, UK: Routledge
  • Chaderopa, C. (2013) Crossborder cooperation in transboundary conservation-development initiatives in southern Africa: The role of borders of the mind, Tourism Management, 39, 50-61
  • Chaderopa, C (2013) Legitimising Transboundary Conservation-Development Initiatives: A discourse analysis of policy-decision making and its implications for rural community participation, International Journal of Tourism Policy, Vol.5, No.1/2, pp.128 - 151
  • Chaderopa, C., & Siwadi P. (2009),  Tourism Branding, Journal of Intra African Studies Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, 1: 24-36
  • Chaderopa (2015) (Book Review)   International Cases in Sustainable Travel and Tourism, Edited by Pierre Benckendorff and Dagmar Lund-Durlacher, Goodfellow Publishers Ltd (http://www.goodfellowpublishers.com) 2013, vi + 190 (figures, tables, glossary, references, index)  .  ISBN 978-1-908999-40-5
  • Siwadi, P., & Chaderopa C. (2012), Cultural tourism: The alternative, The Dyke, 6 ( 3) 36-52, Journal of the Midlands State University, Zimbabwe
  • Chaderopa, C. (2010) Transfrontier Parks and Local Communities’ Livelihoods: A Crisis of Representation, Paper presented at the Centre for Recreation Research Symposium – Recreation Values and Natural Areas, University of Otago, 18-19th March 2010
  • Chaderopa, C. (2010) The Discursive Construction of TFCAs in Southern Africa: Implications for the Community Development Agenda; Paper presented at Geographies of Tourism and Development, New Zealand Geographical Society Conference (2010) with the Institute of Australian Geographers (IAG), Canterbury University, Christchurch, New Zealand, 5-8th July 2010.
  • Chaderopa, C. and Nyahunzvi, D. K. (2010) Local Communities and Protected Area Tourism Development in South Africa: Rhetoric and Practice in South Africa, Paper presented at the Geographies of Tourism and Development, New Zealand Geographical Society Conference (2010) with the Institute of Australian Geographers (IAG), Canterbury University, Christchurch, New Zealand, 5-8th July 2010

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