Diane Gaede

Diane B. Gaede, PhD
Associate Professor

Office: Gunter 1180
Phone: 970.351.2688
Fax: 970.351.1255
Email: diane.gaede@unco.edu


  • PhD, Recreation Resources, Colorado State University, 1999
  • MS, College Student Personnel Administration, Indiana University, 1979
  • BA, French and Anthropology, 1973

Courses Taught

  • Facilities Design and Operations in Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality (RTH 351)
  • Program Planning in Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality (RTH 368)
  • Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality Administration and Law (RTH 390)
  • Experience Industry Issues and Trends (RTH 444)

Research Interests

  • Community Place-Building and Sustainable Tourism
  • Heritage and Civic Tourism
  • Interpretation and Storytelling in Tourism and Hospitality
  • Corporate Social Responsibility in the Tourism Industry¬†