The Tourism Studies GIS (French Scientific Interest Grouping) is made up of 20 institutions: universities and grandes écoles (top-tier schools) and the CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research).
University of Angers
CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research)
Bordeaux Montaigne University
Université de Bretagne Occidentale (UBO) (University of Western Brittany)
Université de Bretagne Sud (UBS) (University of Southern Brittany)
University of Caen Normandy
University of Corsica Pasquale Paoli
Université Côte d'Azur
La Rochelle University
Le Mans Université (Le Mans University)
University of Pau and Pays de l’Adour
Rennes 2 University
University of Tours
ENSA – Nantes (School of Architecture)
ENSAP – École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture & de Paysage de Bordeaux (Higher Education Institute of Architecture and Landscape)
ESSCA – School of Management
ESA – École Supérieure d’Agricultures d'Angers Loire (Graduate School of Food, Agronomy and Agribusiness)
Excelia Business School – La Rochelle
UCO – Université Catholique de l’Ouest (Catholic University of the West)
RESEARCH UNITS AND RESEARCHERS
57 research units are involved, including 17 Joint Research Units (French UMR) of the CNRS and 1 Unit Under Contract (French USC) with INRA (National Research Institute for Agriculture).
185 researchers in 26 different subjects: geography, sociology, management sciences/management/marketing, history/art history, economics, law, education sciences, information and communication sciences, information technology, languages/humanities/visual arts, film studies, architecture/town and country planning, engineering, sport sciences, agrifood/wine growing/landscaping, psychology and anthropology-enthnology.