James Kennell Business School

Dr James Kennell PhD, MA, PGDip, SFHEA, Fellow of the Tourism Society

James Kennell

Dr James S Kennell
PhD, MA, PGDip, SFHEA, Fellow of the Tourism Society

Principal Lecturer; Programme Leader for Undergraduate degrees in Tourism, Events, and Hospitality Management

Department of Marketing, Events and Tourism

Business School

James Kennell joined the University in 2005. Since then he has been a postgraduate and undergraduate programme leader and taken responsibility for the development and review of a number of courses and programmes. James is the Executive Director of the London Office of the International Tourism Studies Association and a Fellow of the Tourism Society.

James carries out research into the public policy and political economy aspects of tourism, as well as into cultural and other non-corporate events in terms of their wider social and economic impacts. He has published a number of articles, book chapters and other papers on these topics and is a co-author of the core undergraduate textbook 'Events Management: An Introduction' (Routledge).

James is a regular contributor to a range of media and has been interviewed for BBC News, BBC Radio 4, The Guardian newspaper, China Daily and other outlets.

  • Executive Director, London Office, International Tourism Studies Association
  • Fellow of the Tourism Society
  • Editorial Board Member for 'Sustainability'
  • External Examiner, Falmouth University

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