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Dieter Müller

I am Deputy Vice-Chancellor of research and postgraduate education within the social sciences and humanities at Umeå University. I am also professor of social and economic geography.

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Affiliation
Professor at Department of Geography Units: Geography
Location
Samhällsvetarhuset, Plan 2& 3 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå
Affiliation
Affiliated as professor at University Management Units: University Management Role: Deputy vice-chancellor
Location
Universitetsledningshuset plan 6, Universitetsområdet Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

Dieter K. Müller holds a PhD from Umeå University and is now employed as professor. Currently, he is Deputy Vice-chancellor with special responsibility for research, research education and outreach within the Social Sciences and the Humanities.

Dieter Müller has research interests with respect to tourism and regional development, mobility and tourism in peripheral areas. His research interests specifically include almost all aspects of second homes and second home related mobility, Sami tourism, nature-based tourism, tourism labor markets, regional development and rural change particularly in Northern peripheries and Polar areas. A list of publications and bibliometric information is available on Google Scholar and a movie on his work on tourism in northern areas produced for TV4 News can be watched on YouTube.

Currently Dieter Müller is project leader for the following research projects:

  • From Reindeer Herder to Tourist Entrepreneur: The Transformation of Sapmi as Geographical Process and Lived Experience (Marianne och Marcus Wallenberg Stiftelse)
  • Coping with 'Invisible' Populations? How do Rural Municipalities Manage Impacts of Second home Ownership? (FORMAS)
  • SALIENSEAS: Enhancing the Saliency of Climate Services for Marine Mobility Sectors in European Arctic Seas (European Research Area for Climate Services ERA4CS / FORMAS)

Dieter K. Müller is the chair of International Geographical Union's Commission on Tourism, Leisure and Global Change and has been a founding member of the International Polar Tourism Research Network (IPTRN). Moreover, he is the chairperson of the board of the Arctic Research Centre at Umeå University (ARCUM), the Industrial Doctoral School, the School of Sports Sciences and the University Library. He has previously been selected for Umeå University's Young Researcher Awards (2009).

Besides these scientific affiliations Dieter Müller has been board member of 'Stiftelsen för kunskapsfrämjande i turism' (Foundation for the promotion of excellence in tourism), annually selecting the winner of Sweden's Great Tourism Award and the Scientific Advisory Board of 'Landsbygdsnätverket' (The Swedish Rural Network).

Moreover, Dieter Müller is one of the editors for Geographies of Tourism and Global Change, a book series published by Springer, and Resource editor for the Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism.

Dieter Müller serves on the editorial board of the following journals:

  • Current Issues in Tourism.
  • Tourism Geographies (Review Board)
  • Matkailututkimus – The Finnish Journal of Tourism Research
  • Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Croatian Geographical Bulletin
2019
Tourism, INST TOURISM 2019, Vol. 67, (3) : 239-252
Abbasian, Saeid; Müller, Dieter K.
2019
The 8th Nordic Geographers Meeting, June 16-19, 2019, Trondheim, Norway
Demiroglu, O. Cenk; Lundmark, Linda; Müller, Dieter K.; et al.
2019
AIRTH 2019,  Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Sustainable SuccessInnsbruck, Austria, September 12–14, 2019
Demiroglu, O. Cenk; Müller, Dieter K.
2019
Journal of Tourism Futures
Demiroglu, Osman Cenk; Lundmark, Linda; Saarinen, Jarkko; et al.
2019
Tourism Geographies, Routledge 2019, Vol. 21, (2) : 261-283
Halkier, Henrik; Müller, Dieter K.; Goncharova, Natalia A.; et al.
2019
Current Issues in Tourism, Routledge 2019, Vol. 22, (16) : 1958-1974
Larsson, Lars; Müller, Dieter
2019
Turismen och resandets utmaningar, Stockholm: Svenska sällskapet för antropologi och geografi 2019 : 53-77
Marjavaara, Roger; Müller, Dieter K.; Back, Andreas
2019
A research agenda for tourism geographies, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing 2019 : 7-22
Müller, Dieter K.
2019
A research agenda for tourism geographies, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing 2019 : 60-70
Müller, Dieter K.
2019
Elgar Research Agendas
2019
A research agenda for tourism geographies, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing 2019 : 1-6
Müller, Dieter K.
2019
Perspectives on rural tourism geographies: case studies from developed nations on the exotic, the fringe and the boring bits in between, Cham: Springer 2019 : 137-157
Müller, Dieter K.
2019
Turismen och resandets utmaningar, Stockholm: Svenska Sällskapet för Antropologi och Geografi 2019 : 135-154
Müller, Dieter K.
2019
Kampen om kunskap : Akademi och praktik, Stockholm: Santérus Förlag 2019 : 95-102
Müller, Dieter K.
2019
The politics of Arctic resources: change and continuity in the "Old North" of northern Europe, London: Routledge 2019 : 99-118
Müller, Dieter K.; Byström, Joakim; Stjernström, Olof; et al.
2019
Exploring the opportunities and challenges of international students, New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2019 : 99-124
Nilsson, Per A.; Westin, Kerstin; Müller, Dieter K.
2019
TemaNord, 2019:528
Rantala, Outi; de la Barre, Suzanne; Granås, Brynhild; et al.
2018
The Routledge handbook of second home tourism and mobilities, London: Routledge 2018 : 291-297
Hall, C. Michael; Müller, Dieter K.
2018
The Routledge handbook of second home tourism and mobilities, London: Routledge 2018 : 355-360
Hall, C. Michael; Müller, Dieter K.
2018
The Routledge handbook of second home tourism and mobilities, London: Routledge 2018 : 17-26
Hall, C. Michael; Müller, Dieter K.
2018
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, Routledge 2018, Vol. 26, (8) : 1468-1482
Leu, Traian; Eriksson, Madeleine; Müller, Dieter
2018
Tourism Geographies, Routledge 2018, Vol. 20, (1) : 172-174
Müller, Dieter K.
2018
Tourism in transitions: recovering decline, managing change, Cham: Springer 2018 : 1-20
Müller, Dieter K.
2018
The Routledge handbook of second home tourism and mobilities, London: Routledge 2018 : 3-14
Müller, Dieter K.; Hall, C. Michael
2018
The Routledge handbook of second home tourism and mobilities, London: Routledge 2018 : 215-221
Müller, Dieter K.; Hall, C. Michael
2018
The Routledge handbook of second home tourism and mobilities, Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge 2018 : 115-121
Müller, Dieter K.; Hall, C. Michael
2018
Geographies of Tourism and Global Change, 1
2018
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, Vol. 18, (2) : 163-182
Zhang, Jundan; Müller, Dieter
2018
Tourism Geographies, Abingdon: Routledge 2018, Vol. 20, (S1) : 67-84
Åberg, Kajsa G.; Müller, Dieter K.
2017
Tourism and indigeneity in the Arctic, Bristol: Channel View Publications 2017 : 71-86
Müller, Dieter K.; Hoppstadius, Fredrik
2017
Tourism and indigeneity in the Arctic, Bristol: Channel View Publications 2017 : 281-289
Müller, Dieter K.; Viken, Arvid
2017
Tourism and Indigeneity in the Arctic, Bristol: Channel View Publications 2017 : 3-15
Müller, Dieter K.; Viken, Arvid
2017
Tourism and cultural change, 51
2017
Tourism and indigeneity in the Arctic, Bristol: Channel View Publications 2017 : 16-32
Viken, Arvid; Müller, Dieter K.
2016
Polar Research, Tromsö: Co-Action Publishing 2016, Vol. 35
de la Barre, Suzanne; Maher, Patrick; Dawson, Jackie; et al.
2016
Naturtourismus: Chancen und Herausforderungen, Mannheim: Meta GIS Systems 2016 : 113-124
Müller, Dieter K.
2015
The New Arctic, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin/Heidelberg 2015 : 147-158
Müller, Dieter K
2015
Encyclopedia of Sustainable Tourism, Wallingford: CABI Publishing 2015 : 435-436
Müller, Dieter K.
2015
Matkaliututkimus, Finnish Journal of Tourism research, Vol. 11, (1) : 43-54
Åkerlund, Ulrika; Pitkänen, Kati; Hiltunen, Mervi J.; et al.
2014
Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsgeographie, Bad Soden: Buchenverlag 2014, Vol. 58, (2-3) : 115-126
Byström, Joakim; Müller, Dieter K.
2014
Friluftsliv i förändring: studier från svenska upplevelselandskap, Stockholm: Carlsson Bokförlag 2014 : 182-195
Lundmark, Linda; Brouder, Patrick; Fredman, Peter; et al.
2014
The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Tourism, Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell 2014 : 389-400
Müller, Dieter K.
2014
Geographia Polonica, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization 2014, Vol. 50, (3) : 299-312
Müller, Dieter K.
2014
Geographia Polonica, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization 2014, Vol. 87, (3) : 353-365
Müller, Dieter K.
2014
Tourism Destination Development: Turns and Tactics, Farnham: Ashgate 2014 : 227-244
Müller, Dieter K.; Brouder, Patrick
2013
Arctic, Arctic Institute of North America 2013, Vol. 66, (3) : 351-365
Keskitalo, E Carina H; Malmberg, Gunnar; Westin, Kerstin; et al.
2013
Friluftsliv i förändring: Resultat från ett forskningsprogram. Slutrapport, Naturvårdsverket 2013 : 175-190
Lundmark, Linda; Brouder, Patrick; Fredman, Peter; et al.
2013
New issues in polar tourism: communities, environments, politics, Dordrecht: Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2013 : 217-220
Lundmark, Linda; Lemelin, Raynald H.; Müller, Dieter K.
Published: 22 Nov, 2019
Published: 02 Jul, 2018