dr. ME (Meghann) Ormond

dr. ME (Meghann) Ormond

Associate Professor

Meghann Ormond (PhD in Geog., Univ. of St Andrews, UK, 2011; PgDip in Geog., Univ. of Lisbon, Portugal, 2005; BA in Middle Eastern Studies and Geog., Univ. of Colorado-Boulder, USA, 2002) is Associate Professor in Cultural Geography, the Cultural Geography Research Coordinator, Centre for Space, Place and Society (CSPS) Steering Committee Member.

Meghann's research focuses mainly on transnational mobility, health and care. She's especially interested in intersections between migration and tourism. Her work offers insight into how shifting visions and practices of citizenship and belonging transform travel, health and social care practices. For more information, click on the following links for an overview of her research publications and projects and the courses she coordinates and teaches at Wageningen University. She can also be found on Research Gate and Academia.edu.  

Meghann is interested in supervising students in the following areas:

  • transnational health and social care practices and governance
  • political consumerism
  • social solidarity in regional development, international aid and volunteering practices
  • migrant heritage practices
  • genealogy and recreational genomics
  • disability and accessible tourism
  • foodways and tourism

Those interested in these themes are invited to contact her by email (meghann.ormond@wur.nl) with a CV and short project proposal.