Andreia Moura

Andreia Moura.

Disability, Policies, Research


Academic institution


In 2015, Andreia Moura obtained a PhD in Tourism, notably in Accessible Tourism, or Tourism for All. She is an Invited Adjunct Professor at Coimbra Education School, Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal; Integrated researcher at GOVCOPP - Research Unit on Governance, Competitiveness and Public Policies, University of Aveiro, Portugal; Collaborating researcher at CiTUR - Centre for Research, Development and Innovation in Tourism, RIPTUR, Portugal.
Her research interests relate to social tourism; tourism planning and destination competitiveness, and human capital in tourism. Nowadays, she is the Co-Coordinator of the project HCTourism - Profile and Trends in Human Capital in the Tourism Sector, co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund through the Portugal 2020 Operational Programme for Competitiveness and Internationalisation; and Researcher of the project ACTION - Accessible tourism: Co-creation of tourism experiences through intelligent web-based systems, financed by the Portuguese public agency that supports science, technology and innovation.

Publications related to tourism (general)

Publications related to social tourism

    • Devile, E. & Moura, A. (2017) . Active Sport Tourism for People with Disabilities in Portugal: Opportunities and Challenges. In Melo, R. & Sobry, C. (Ed.). Sport Tourism: New Challenges in a Globalized World. 154-174. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. ISBN (10): 1-4438-5175-2 ISBN; (13): 978-1-4438-5175-6.
    • Moura, A., Kastenholz, E. & Pereira, A. (2017). Património e acessibilidade: Refexão sobre os contrangimentos do turismo acessível. In Costa, A., Velosa, A. & Tavares, A. (Eds.) (2017): Atas do Congresso da Reabilitação do Património, Aveiro, 29-30 Junho. 2017 (443-454).
    • Moura, A., Carvalho, M., Ramos, A. & Mira, M. R. (2014) . Creativity and Accessible Tourism: real scenario or utopia?. In Abstract Book of the ATLAS annual conference 2014 on Tourism, Travel and Leisure - Sources of Wellbeing, Happiness and Quality of Life. Budapest, Hungary.
    • Moura, A., Kastenholz, E. & Pereira, A. (2011). Turismo, Incapacidade e Stress-Coping: será que existe alguma relação (criativa)?. In Livro de Resumos do V Congresso Internacional em Turismo. Escola Superior de Turismo e Tecnologia do Mar de Peniche, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria.