Staff Profiles: Hotel, Resort and Tourism Management

Sarah Dibble

Sarah Dibble

Senior Lecturer in Sports Management

Business Studies

Sport and Exercise

I lead the Sports Management degrees. The business side of the sports industry is a fascinating area and my aim is to help students enjoy it as much as I do. I like to use real-life case studies and active learning approaches to engage students.

Clair Greenaway

Clair Greenaway

Course Leader for Events Management and Events and Tourism Management

Leisure Industries Management

Marketing

As a cultural events manager I’ve had the privilege of working with many amazing performers and in a wealth of fabulous settings. Bringing an event to life is challenging and rewarding in equal measure – there’s nothing like it!

John Hepworth

John Hepworth

Academic Course Leader [HRM] and Senior Lecturer

Business Studies

I am a senior lecturer, covering HR/Leadership-related topics.

Penny Adshead

Penny Adshead

Course Leader in HR and CIPD, Senior Lecturer in HRM and Senior Tutor

Business Studies

Prior to working in academia, I held corporate roles in line management and people development within the leisure industry and also spent time as a self-employed L&D consultant working with local businesses in the Midlands and South West.

John Humphreys

John Humphreys

Senior Lecturer in Leisure and Tourism Management

Leisure Industries Management

Business Studies

My passion is for the international aspects of leisure, tourism and business, and my focus is on helping you to make the most of the opportunities available to you through, and beyond, the University of Gloucestershire.

Dr. Alan Marvell

Dr. Alan Marvell

Senior Lecturer in Events Management

Leisure Industries Management

As a Senior Lecturer with experience in events and tourism I enjoy researching and teaching about an industry that is constantly evolving, providing new challenges and opportunities.

Rayelle Pentland-Smith

Rayelle Pentland-Smith

Senior Lecturer in Marketing and Business Strategy

Marketing

Business Studies

My career in marketing and international business has taken me to amazing places and provided challenges and opportunities I barely imagined when I was young. My challenge now is to share that passion for business with those I teach.

Dr. Hong Shi

Dr. Hong Shi

Senior Lecturer in International Hospitality Management

Leisure Industries Management

Business Studies

Taking module leader’s responsibilities facing challenges and developing programmes of study to enable all students to reach the highest standards of personal achievement.