Dr Vlatka Skokic

Research Interests

Entrepreneurial strategies 
Management of small firms 
Entrepreneurship theory development 
Tourism entrepreneurship 
Transition economies 
Transnational education 
Curriculum development

Teaching

Undergraduate level:

  • The Hospitality Business
  • Entrepreneurship in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry
  • Operations Analysis.

Departmental Duties

Programme Leader, International Hospitality and Tourism Management

Academic advisor for Hospitality Entrepreneurs Society

Supervisor for PhD students

Supervisor for Masters Dissertations

Professional Training Year Tutor

Affiliations

2009 –  Institute of Travel and Tourism

2010 –  Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship

2013 -  Higher Education Academy

Awards/accolades

ITT (Institute of Travel and Tourism) PhD Student of the year, 2009

Contact Me

E-mail:
Phone: 01483 68 9758

Find me on campus
Room: 19 MS 02


My office hoursTuesday 1.30-3pm, Wednesday 11-12pm

Publications

Journal articles

  • Skokic V, Morrison A. (2011) 'Conceptions of tourism lifestyle entrepreneurship: transition economy context'. Routledge Tourism Planning and Development, 8 (2), pp. 157-169.

Conference papers

  • Skokic V, Lynch P, Morrison A. (2011) 'Entrepreneurial Tie Formation in a Transition Economy: the case of Croatia'. Sheffield: ISBE conference
  • Skokic V, Morrison A, Lynch P. (2011) 'Socio -economic environment for tourism entrepreneurs: A case of Croatia'. http://www.eurochrie.org/news/2011/november/30/dubrovnik-conference-proceedings/, Dubrovnik, Croatia: EuroCHRIE
  • Skokic V, Morrison A, Lynch P. (2011) 'Tourism entreprenurship: A critical approach'. University of Surrey, Guildford: Advancing the Social Science of Tourism
  • Skokic V, Morrison A. (2010) 'Small hotel networks as culturally embedded phenomena'. Amsterdam: 28th EuroCHRIE Annual Research Conference
  • Skokic V, Morrison A. (2010) 'Tourism and hospitality entrepreneurship, social setting and research methodology: moving ‘into the beyond’'. University of Surrey, UK: 19th CHME Annual Research Conference
  • Skokic V. (2010) 'Understanding the lifestyle concept from a different perspective: transition economy context'. Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada: Tourism Entrepreneurship Conference
  • Skokic V, Morrison A, Lynch P. (2009) 'Research Critically: Tourism Entrepreneurship in Croatia'. Zadar: 3rd International Conference, Critical Turn in Tourism Studies: Connecting Academies of Hope: Critical Actions and Creative Vistas
  • Kruzic D, Skokic V. (2008) 'Innovative Business Model in Croatian Tourism Industry: Public-Private Partnership Evidence'. Cavtat: 4th International Conference, An Enterprise Odyssey: Tourism - Governance and Entrepreneurship

Book chapters

  • Skokic V, Morrison A. (2011) 'Tourism and hospitality entrepreneurship, social setting and research methodology: moving ‘into the beyond’'. in (ed.) Contemporary Trends in Tourism and Hospitality Research Goodfellow Publishers

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