Ian Winston Frederick Baxter

Professor, Dr

  • Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

Willing to speak to media

19992019

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Personal profile

Biography

Ian Baxter PhD(Cantab), FSAScot, FSA, MIoD, FRSA, PCIfA

Ian Baxter originally trained as an archaeologist at Edinburgh University, and completed a PhD at the University of Cambridge investigating strategic management within heritage and conservation organisations. He has worked for a number of Universities, including the University of Cambridge as Director of Public & Professional Programmes, Bournemouth University, Glasgow Caledonian University, and the University of Suffolk where he was Head of Suffolk Business School from 2012-2015 and continuing part-time as a Professor of Historic Environment Management. At Heriot-Watt University he is the Director of the Scottish Confucius Institute for Business & Communication, and splits his time between Edinburgh and Cambridge.

He is a Board Director of The Heritage Alliance and Vice-Chair of the Built Environment Forum Scotland – the national representative bodies for heritage NGOs in England and Scotland. He is also a member of a number of professional committees, including the ICOMOS-UK Cultural Tourism Committee (a UNESCO advisory committee), and the Institute for Historic Building Conservation's Education, Training & Standards Committee, and has previously served on the National Trust for Scotland’s Economic & Community Development Advisory Panel and English Heritage’s Research Advisory Panel.

External positions

Professor, Tianjin University of Finance and Economics

1 Dec 2017 → …

Faculty of Human, Social & Political Sciences, University of Cambridge

Apr 2011 → …

McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge

Apr 2011 → …

Built Environment Forum Scotland

The Heritage Alliance

Professor, University of Suffolk

Keywords

  • AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)
  • museum
  • heritage
  • historic preservation
  • cultural resource management
  • CC Archaeology
  • GV Recreation Leisure
  • Tourism
  • attractions
  • H Social Sciences (General)
  • management
  • strategy

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Research Output

Heritage Careers Guide 2019-2020

Baxter, I. W. F., Apr 2019, 8 p.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
  • Self-expression and play: can religious tourism be hedonistic?

    Lochrie, S., Baxter, I. W. F., Collinson, E., Curran, R., Gannon, M. J., Taheri, B., Thompson, J. & Yalinay, O., 19 Nov 2018, In : Tourism Recreation Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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  • The Traditional Marketplace: Serious leisure and recommending authentic travel

    Curran, R., Baxter, I. W. F., Collinson, E., Gannon, M. J., Lochrie, S., Taheri, B., Thompson, J. & Yalinay, O., 10 Dec 2018, In : Service Industries Journal. 38, 15-16, p. 1116-1132 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Global heritage tourism: The value of experiencing the past

    Baxter, I., 2017, Heritage Values in Contemporary Society. Routledge, p. 241-254 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Prizes

    The Traditional Marketplace: Serious leisure and recommending authentic travel

    Ross William Francis Alexander Curran (Recipient), Ian Winston Frederick Baxter (Recipient), Elaine Collinson (Recipient), Babak Taheri (Recipient), Martin Joseph Gannon (Recipient), Sean Lochrie (Recipient), James Thompson (Recipient) & Ozge Yalinay (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    • 8 Visiting an external academic institution
    • 1 Participation in conference
    • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

    Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China

    Kevin D. O'Gorman (Visiting Researcher), Ian Winston Frederick Baxter (Visiting Researcher)
    Mar 2017

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution

    Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance

    Kevin D O'Gorman (Visiting Researcher), Ian Winston Frederick Baxter (Visiting Researcher)
    Mar 2017

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution

    Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, Dalian, China

    Kevin D. O'Gorman (Visiting Researcher), Ian Winston Frederick Baxter (Visiting Researcher)
    Mar 2017

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution

    Lean Six Sigma in Tourism and Hospitality: An International Workshop

    Jiju Antony (Organiser), Tom Farrington (Invited speaker), Kevin D. O'Gorman (Invited speaker), Ian Winston Frederick Baxter (Invited speaker), Babak Taheri (Invited speaker)
    3 Apr 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

    Kevin D O'Gorman (Visiting Researcher), Ian Winston Frederick Baxter (Visiting Researcher)
    Mar 2017

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution

    Press / Media

    Place-making or place-keeping?

    Ian Winston Frederick Baxter

    29/01/20

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Other

    Behaviour change as strategy

    Ian Winston Frederick Baxter

    22/01/19

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Other