Narcís Bassols

PhD Candidate at the Faculty of Tourism and Geography, Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Lecturer and Researcher at the Hospitality Management Programme, Universidad Autónoma del Caribe, Barranquilla.


He graduated in Modern Languages and Philosophy from the University of Frankfurt, Germany, in 1992. He also holds a B. A.  Degree in Hospitality Management from the Escola Superior d’Hoteleria I Turisme, Barcelona. He is currently a PhD student at the Universitat Rovira I Virgili. He is also a lecturer and researcher in tourism and hospitality management at the Universidad Autónoma del Caribe (UAC), Barranquilla, Colombia, where he teaches to undergrads tourism planning, tourism geography and information technologies applied to hospitality. He is also the coordinator for lifelong learning and consultancy within his Programme.

His research interests include spatial tourist behavior, destination marketing and built heritage management. He is currently carrying out research about these topics in Latin American historic cities, especially in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.