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The Chair operates with a permanent staff of approximately eighteen people, augmented as needed by other contributors (consultants, professors, students, assistants and research professionals).

This flexible organizational structure provides the Chair with the skilled, versatile personnel it needs to fulfil its various mandates. Participatory management, based on trust, plays a large role in keeping the Transat Chair in Tourism running smoothly. A pro-active approach, constant concern for quality and support for initiatives also characterize the Chair’s management style and shape its corporate culture.

Paul Arseneault

arseneault paulHolder, Transat Chair in Tourism, and Director, Tourism Intelligence Network
Telephone : 514 987-3000, poste 2276
Email :arseneault.paul@uqam.ca

Holder of the Chair in Tourism and Director of the Tourism Intelligence Network, Paul Arseneault is also director of undergraduate programs, tourism and hotel management, and a professor of tourism and business management in the Department of Urban Studies and Tourism at the UQAM School of Management (ESG UQAM).

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Marc-Antoine Vachon

Vachon Marc AntoineCo-holder
Telephone : 514 987-3000, poste 4378
Email :Vachon.marc-antoine@uqam.ca

Marc-Antoine Vachon has been a professor in the ESG UQAM Department of Marketing since 2009. His areas of interest are tourism services and destination marketing, performance indicators, inter-organizational collaboration and sales promotion.

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Kate Germain

germain kateResearcher
Telephone :
514 987-3000, ext. 4264
Email: germain.kate@uqam.ca

Kate joined the Chair in 2005 to conduct the economic and financial analysis of Quebec ski areas, a study that she now produces every year. A contributor to several research mandates, she specializes in coordinating surveys taken in the recreational tourism sector.

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Claudine Barry

barry claudineAnalyst
Telephone :
514 987-3000, ext. 1597
Email: barry.claudine@uqam.ca

Having earned a BA in Urban Planning from the Université de Montréal, Claudine Barry then completed a BA in Tourism and Hotel Management at UQAM in May 2001. She joined the Chair in the fall of 2001 as part of an international work-study placement.

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Chantal Neault

neault chantalAnalyst
Telephone :
514 987-3000, ext. 2486
Email: neault.chantal@uqam.ca

Chantal Neault has worked in the tourism industry for many years, primarily in the fields of strategic planning and marketing. Holder of a BA in Tourism Management and Development from UQAM with a specialization in Marketing, she began her career as a research officer for the Quebec Ministère du Tourisme, where she was in charge of strategic planning for the tourism sectors of hospitality, training and customer service. In addition, she coordinated the creation, implementation and maintenance of a marketing information system at the Ministère.

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Amélie Racine

2016 Racine AmelieAnalyst
Telephone :
514 987-1528
Email: racine.amelie@uqam.ca

For the past 10 years, Amélie Racine has held positions that have enabled her to become familiar with various aspects of the tourism industry: marketing, communications, research, event management and entrepreneurship. With a BA in Tourism Management, she first began working for the Tourism Intelligence Network in 2005, as part of a study on bicycle touring in Switzerland, Germany and the Netherlands.

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Julie Payeur

Julie PayeurAnalyste
Téléphone : 514 987-3000, poste 6670
Courriel : payeur.julie@uqam.ca 

Diplômée en 2013 de la maîtrise en développement du tourisme à l’ESG-UQAM, Julie a réalisé divers projets d’interprétation et de médiation culturelle. Elle a participé à de nombreux projets de développement avec des regroupements associatifs en loisir et dans le milieu muséal.

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Stéphanie Massé

stephanie masseProfessionnelle de recherche
Téléphone : 514 987-3000, poste 1741
Courriel : masse.stephanie@uqam.ca

Professionnelle de recherche à la Chaire de tourisme Transat, Stéphanie Massé est diplômée d’un baccalauréat en communication de l’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), avec mention d’honneur. 

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