New Faculty Director of Postgraduate Research Programmes appointed
From May 1 2014, Dr Scott Cohen will take up the post of Faculty Director of Postgraduate Research Programmes in the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law.
Dr Cohen is Senior Lecturer in Tourism within the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, teaching on subjects relating to the social science of tourism, sustainable tourism and tourist behaviour.
With primary research interests in sociological and consumer behaviour issues in tourism, mobility and leisure contexts, Dr Cohen focuses in particular on lifestyle travel and the impacts of air travel on climate change.
As well as wishing Dr Cohen great success in his new role, Professor David Allen, Executive Dean of the Faculty, also took the opportunity to place on record his thanks to Professor Mark Saunders, the previous incumbent in the position.