People

Our staff have diverse academic backgrounds and a critical perspective, encouraging students to understand different ways of thinking, generating industry relevant research and creating training for organisations facing real-world challenges.

Head of School

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Professor Iis Tussyadiah

Head of School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Professor of Intelligent Systems in Service

Academic staff

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Mark Ashton

Senior Lecturer; Director of Teaching and Learning

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Professor Susanne Becken

VC Research Fellow

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Dr Jason Chen

Associate Professor in Tourism and Events Management, Director of Postgraduate Research

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Marco Ciraulo

Principal Teaching Fellow & Project Director Learning Hotel, Director of Industry Partnership

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Nicole Cocolas

Lecturer in Transport Management

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Professor Scott Cohen

Professor of Tourism and Transport, School Director of Research

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Dr Emma Delaney

Senior Teaching Fellow

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Dr Michael Duignan

Reader in Events and Director of the Observatory for Human Rights and Major Events (HaRM)

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Professor Anita Eves

Professor of Hospitality Management

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Dr Viachaslau Filimonau

Reader in Hospitality Innovation

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Professor Xavier Font

Professor of Sustainability Marketing

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Sylvia Ganbert

Senior Teaching Fellow

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Christy Hehir

Lecturer in Events

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Dr Nadine Itani

Joint Programme Leader and Lecturer in Air Transport Management

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Dr Marion Karl

Senior Lecturer in Tourism Marketing and Management

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Karen Kelly

Senior Lecturer in Hospitality Management

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Dr James Kennell

Associate Professor in Events & Hospitality

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Dr Bora Kim

Lecturer in Hospitality Management, Program Director for UG IHM and ITHM

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Dr Yoo Ri Kim

Senior Lecturer

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Dr Albert Kimbu

Reader, Head of Department of Tourism and Transport

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Professor Gang Li

Professor of Tourism Economics, Director of International Relations, Director of the Centre for Competitiveness of the Visitor Economy

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Dr Yanning Li

Senior Lecturer in Events Management

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Dr Erin Ling

Lecturer in AI and the Future of Work

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Dr Daisy Liu

Senior Lecturer in Hospitality

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Dr Thomas Lunt

Senior Teaching Fellow (Events Management)

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Dr Emily Ma

Professor of Hospitality/Events Management

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Professor Graham Miller

Professor of Sustainability in Business

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Professor Nigel Morgan

Professor of Social Sustainability

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Dr Frankie O'Connell

Reader in Air Transport Management

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Dr Pablo Pereira Doel

Lecturer in Hospitality Information Technology; Digital Lab Commercialisation Officer; ESRC-SeNSS Research Fellow

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Dr Sumeetra Ramakrishnan

Senior Teaching Fellow

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Dr Emma Reardon

Senior Lecturer in Hospitality Management

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Dr Alector Ribeiro

Director of Tourism Programmes, Senior Lecturer in Tourism Management

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Professor Caroline Scarles

Professor of Technology in Society, Director of Centre of Digital Transformation in the Visitor Economy

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Professor Daniel Scott

Vice-Chancellor's Fellow

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Dr Maltika Siripis

Teaching Fellow

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Dr Jonathan Skinner

Reader in the Anthropology of Events

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Dr Brigitte Stangl

Senior Lecturer in Tourism, Director of Communications, Acting Director of the Centre for Digital Transformation in the Visitor Economy

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Dr Nikolas Thomopoulos

Associate Professor in Transport

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Dr Anna Torres-Delgado

Marie Curie Research Fellow

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Professor Iis Tussyadiah

Head of School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Professor of Intelligent Systems in Service

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Dr Lorna Wang

Deputy Head, Department of Hospitality

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Professor Allan Williams

Chair in Tourism and Mobility Studies

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Dr Anke Winchenbach

Lecturer and Programme Leader BSc ITM & ITMwT

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Zhenni Wu

Lecturer

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Dr Tracy Xu

Senior Lecturer in Hospitality

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Dr Leon van Achterbergh

Senior Teaching Fellow

Visiting staff

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Professor Chris Cowls

Visiting Professor

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Cristina Figueroa-Domecq

Visiting Fellow

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Dr Sarah Golding

Visiting Fellow

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Paul Pike

Visiting Professor

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Vlatka Skokic

Visiting Fellow

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John Telfer

Visiting Professor

Emeritus staff

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Professor David Airey

Emeritus Professor

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Professor Brian Archer

Emeritus Professor

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Professor Leo Jago

Emeritus Professor

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Professor Peter Jones

Emeritus Professor

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Professor Andrew Lockwood

Emiritus Professor of Hospitality Management

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Professor Michael Riley

Emeritus Professor

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Professor John Tribe

Professor of Tourism

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Stephen Witt

Emeritus Professor

Postgraduate research students

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Abdullah Alnabati

Postgraduate Research Student

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Ruhual Amin

Postgraduate Research Student

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Serge Chamelian

Postgraduate Research Student

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Rachel Chang

Postgraduate research student

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Jiaolong Cheng

Postgraduate Research Student

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David Cloarec

PhD Researcher

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Vanessa Cumper

Postgraduate Research Student

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Sara Dalir

PhD researcher

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James Ellerby

Postgraduate Research Student

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Marietta Fragkogianni

Postgraduate Research Student

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Lori Hoy

PhD Researcher

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Rachel Hu

Postgraduate Research Student

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Mohamed Ibrahim

Postgraduate Research Student

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Nusrat Jahan

PhD Researcher

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Brana Jianu

Postgraduate Research Student

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Minhee Jung

PhD Researcher

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Sanda Kam

Postgraduate Research Student

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Wanwisa Khampanya

Postgraduate Research Student

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Youngsoo Kim

PhD researcher

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Max Li

PhD Researcher

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Tingyu Liang

PhD Researcher

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Gabrielle Lin

Postgraduate Research Student

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Xinyang Liu

Postgraduate Research Student

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Adrienne Liu

Postgraduate Research Student

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Xiaotong Ma

Postgraduate Research Student

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Gilang Majid

Postgraduate Research Student

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Elisa Mameli

Postgraduate Research Student

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Clemens Marggraf

Postgraduate Research Student

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Luigina Montano

PhD Researcher

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Batilda Moshy

Postgraduate Research Student

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Ikram Nur Muharam

Postgraduate Research Student

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Harald Rice

PhD Student

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Shoukry Rozek

Postgraduate Research Student

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Prosanjit Saha

Postgraduate Research Student

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Roz Sherman-Davies

Postgraduate Research Student

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Bert Smit

Postgraduate Research Student

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Whitney Smith

PhD Student

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Jenny Suno Wu

Postgraduate Research Student

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Darina Svobodova

PhD Researcher

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Katy Tse

Postgraduate Research Student

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Yiqi Wang

Postgraduate Research Student

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Dr Anke Winchenbach

Lecturer and Programme Leader BSc ITM & ITMwT

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Zhenni Wu

PhD researcher

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Xiaoyi Xu

Postgraduate Research Student

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Min Jung You

Postgraduate Research Student

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Weizheng Zhang

PhD Researcher