Tourism, sustainable tourism, community planning, international ecotourism, nature-based recreation and natural interpretation
Spadoni College of Education
Sarah Banks, visiting assistant professor in recreation from Appalachian State University, joined the Coastal Carolina University faculty in 2008. She earned a Ph.D. in parks, recreation and tourism management from North Carolina State University. Her scholarship focuses on tourism related impacts, sustainable tourism and recreation resources, community planning and international ecotourism as well as nature-based recreation and natural interpretation.