Bournemouth University

Guest Lectures on Accessible Tourism and Health & Safety issues for Tour Operators

Tuesday 26 April will be a busy day at the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Bournemouth University with Guest Industry Speakers 10:00-12:00 PG10 Accessible Tourism: equality and diversity and dignity and respect in Professionalism and Leadership class Dr Michael Pearn 11.00 – 13.00 Lawrence LT Angie Hills (ABTA Destination Manager) Health & Safety issues for… Read more »

You want to know the Bournemouth Airport Strategy ? Join Bournemouth University on Wednesday 27 April

Wednesday 27 April Coyne Lecture Theatre 18:30-20:30 Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality welcomes The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport The meeting is FREE and open to Bournemouth University staff and students. Bournemouth University is hosting the April meeting of the local (Southern Section) group of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and… Read more »

Do your PhD at Bournemouth University – BU Webinar ‘Research degrees’ at Bournemouth University

BU Webinar ‘Research degrees’ at Bournemouth University The Graduate School offers comprehensive programmes focused on personal & professional development which can lead to a Researcher Development Award. This video, BU Webinar ‘Research degrees’ is presented by Prof Tiantian Zhang, Head of Graduate School and Dr Julia Taylor, Graduate School Academic Manager. This webinar will give… Read more »

Calling for Bournemouth University Tourism and Tourism Alumni

Calling for Bournemouth University Tourism and Tourism Alumni Dear Alum The Department of Tourism and Hospitality at Bournemouth University is developing a range exciting activities that would like to engage with tourism and hospitality alumni in a range of activities. There are a range of benefits for Bournemouth University Alumni that we would like to offer… Read more »

National Coastal Tourism Academy Director is a BU Graduate

The National Coastal Tourism Academy has named Tourism Studies graduate Samantha Richardson as its new director. A high-flyer, Samantha has a wealth of experience in the tourism industry, most recently as Business Development Manager for Shore Operations at Carnival UK, the world’s largest cruise line operator. She has also work for P&O Cruises, Salisbury Cathedral,… Read more »

Bruce Grant-Braham’s new book for drivers

Director of the Motor Sport Research Centre at Bournemouth University and Dorset Motoring author, Bruce Grant-Braham has recently written a book for drivers called the “RAC essential drivers’ handbook” Bruce has pooled advice from a team of the County’s experts to offer valuable advice to car drivers nationwide. Bruce, previously known for his motor sport… Read more »

Janet Dickinson begins work on the 6th Sense campsite app

School of Tourism lecturer Janet Dickinson has been working on a research project with other academics called The 6th Transport project and they have recently started trails of the 6th Sense campsite app. The RCUK funded project is designed to explore new ways to bring about more sustainable transport. The research vision is to understand… Read more »

A year since we were all watching the Olympics!

Event Management Lecturer Debbie Sadd is undertaking a research project which involves interviewing volunteers from London 2012. Debbie was not only a Games Maker but also a Torch Bearer for London 2012. Although it is a year since many people volunteered at the Games, Debbie along with her colleague Dr Ana Adi from the Media… Read more »

Barbara Neuhofer awarded ITT PhD Student of the Year Prize at ITT’s Annual Chairman’s Summer Cocktails

Last week Barbara Neuhofer was awarded the ITT PhD Student of the Year prize during the ITT’s Annual Chairman’s Summer Cocktails. Barbara was nominated by Professor Dimitrios Buhalis, who has worked closely with Barbara in the e-Tourism lab. This is Dimitrios’ 2nd student in a row that has received the prestigious award as his PhD… Read more »