James Kennell

James Kennell PGDip, MA, FHEA

James S Kennell
PGDip, MA, FHEA

Senior Lecturer; Programme Leader for Events, Tourism and Hospitality Undergraduate Programme (Large Programmes) and Director, Economic Development Resource Centre

Department of Marketing, Events and Tourism

Business School

James has been at the University of Greenwich since 2005, when he joined the Department of Marketing Events and Tourism. He has held various programme leadership positions and been led the development of many courses and three degree programmes. His research focuses on the links between tourism, events and economic development and he has both published and carried out consultancy in this field.

Since 2011, James has led the work of the Economic Development Resource Centre (EDReC), a team in the business school that carries out research and consultancy in the field of local economic development.

James has regularly contributes to television, radio and newspaper journalism and has been an invited contributor on BBC News, BBC News 24, The Politics Show, BBC Radio 4, Channel 4 News and China’s CCTV news channel.

  • External examiner for Canterbury Christchurch University and the University of the West Of England
  • Secretary, London Branch, Institute of Economic Development

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and () . In: Tourism and Culture in the Age of Innovation: Second International Conference IACuDiT, Athens 2015. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland. ISBN 9783319275284 ISSN 2198-7246

() . In: XIII International Research & Practice Conference “Tourism & Service: Education, Challenges & Prospects”, October, 28, 2011, Moscow, Collection of Research Papers. Institute for Tourism & Hospitality (Moscow Branch), the Federal State Budget Educational Institution of Higher Vocational Education, the Russian State University for Tourism & Service, and the Association of Tourism & Service Universities, Moscow, Russia.

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and () . In: The Olympic Legacy People, Place, Enterprise: Proceedings of the First Annual Conference on Olympic Legacy 8 and 9 May 2008. University of Greenwich Tourism Management, University of Greenwich, London, UK. ISBN 9781861662590

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