Deirdre Quinn PhD has experience in service industry management in the airline, retailing and philanthropy sectors. She is a qualitative research specialist in tourism interested in the application of a qualitative approach to issues in second home living, transport, regional tourism development and visitor attractions. Her area of conceptual research interest is everyday versus tourism life.
Quinn, D., Morgan, N., & Pritchard, A., The Meaning of Home in the Global Age; the touristic case of the holiday (home), CTS Cardiff , July 2011 (presentation).
Quinn, D., Morgan, N. & Pritchard, A., Holiday Home, Sweet Home: A Phenomenology of the Second Home Living Experience, Connecting Academies of Hope: Creative Vistas and Critical Visions Conference, Zadar, Croatia, June 2009 (presentation).
Quinn, D., Morgan, N. & Pritchard, A., The (Audio) Diary in Tourism Research: Revealing Insight or Rude Imposition, Critical Studies Tourist Conference, Split, Croatia, June 2007 (presentation).
Quinn, D., Morgan, N. & Pritchard, A., Making Space for Home; the Second Home, Leisure Studies Association Conference, Bristol, July 2006 (presentation).
Quinn, D. & Turley, D., Touristic Transcendence, Embodying Tourism Research: Advancing Critical Approaches Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia, June, 2005 (presentation).