Profile of Mr Daniel Barrera-Fernández University of Malaga

Daniel Barrera-Fernández

Architect and Urban Planner by the University of Seville (Spain). I obtained a Master in Cultural Heritage and I am now developing my PhD on heritage and tourism management in the historic city, taking Plymouth (UK) and Malaga (Spain) as study cases

General research interests

I am interested in planning and management of the historic city, especially in issues related to heritage preservation, tourist use and citizen participation

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

Schools of thoughts in the heritage and tourist management of the historic city

PhD Abstract

The main objective is to study the implementation of tourist activities in the British and Mediterranean contexts of heritage preservation. The thesis compares protection, planning and management policies applied at a local level, focusing on the cases of Plymouth (UK) and Malaga (Spain)