Dr. Cherise Addinsall

Research Fellow at Southern Cross University


Dr. Cherise Addinsall is a Research Fellow at Southern Cross University, working on research and development projects in the South Pacific. Her research interests are in sustainable livelihoods and well-being, with a particular focus on enhancing benefits from tourism to host countries through sustainable tourism.

She has worked on a number of international research projects through the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, International Union for Conservation of Nature and the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme. She has also published a number of articles and book chapters and recently supported the Vanuatu Government (through her company ‘Sustainable Island States’) to develop their Vanuatu Sustainable Tourism Policy (2018-2030).