Staff Profiles: Hotel, Resort and Tourism Management

Dee Dinipre Allen

Dee Dinipre Allen

Senior Lecturer

Business and Enterprise Management

I teach on the Business Management and HRM modules at undergraduate level and I am the Academic Course Leader for the undergraduate business management programmes.

Clair Greenaway

Clair Greenaway

Course Leader for Events Management and Events and Tourism Management

Marketing, Events and Hospitality

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!

Penny Adshead

Penny Adshead

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

Business and Enterprise Management

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.

Magdalena Gonzalez Triay

Magdalena Gonzalez Triay

Senior Lecturer

Marketing, Events and Hospitality

I have 12 years of industry experience. My main area of expertise has been within trade marketing and customer marketing within the multiple grocery and wholesale channel.

Dr. Jim Keane

Dr. Jim Keane

Senior Lecturer in Economics

Business and Enterprise Management

A graduate of Loughborough, Manchester and City universities, I hold a PhD in Educational Research from Lancaster University. Although published in the insurance economics field, my professional and scholarly interests through my PhD lie in pedagogy and improving the student experience.

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Paul Matthews

Academic Course Leader - UG Business / Senior Lecturer in Strategy

Business and Enterprise Management

With 30 years of international business experience in the hospitality, entertainment, travel and education sectors, I am an experienced enterprise educator.

Rayelle Pentland-Smith

Rayelle Pentland-Smith

Senior Lecturer in Marketing and Business Strategy

Business and Enterprise Management

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

Marketing, Events and Hospitality

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

Nadine Sulkowski

Nadine Sulkowski

International Development Lead

Marketing, Events and Hospitality

I am passionate about developing international collaborations, either through academic partnerships or international projects. My academic expertise and interests include strategic tourism management, destination and organisational resilience, and the use of power in business negotiations.

Dr. Philippa Ward

Dr. Philippa Ward

Reader in Services Marketing

Marketing, Events and Hospitality

With over 25 years of retail and academic experience, Philippa’s research centres on the effects of the in-store environment on customers, de-shopping, and retail theatre. Philippa is a Head of the Marketing and Retail Analysis Research Centre – where research on issues including consumer behaviour and services marketing is located.