Search results for 'Culture' (11)
Reverend Ruth Dowson
With over 25 years' experience in events delivery, in public and private sectors, Rev. Ruth Dowson has taught at the UK Centre for Events Management since 2007. Her PhD study is on the nature of the eventization of faith. Ruth is a priest in the Church of England.
Dr Mohammad RadfarDr Mohammad Radfar is a Senior Lecturer in Urban Design and Planning; and the Centre Manager for MSc Urban and Rural Planning (JDLC). He is an urban designer and planner who have also gained experience as a landscape architect and environmental planner and with an interdisciplinary and multi-professional background.
Dr Ian LamondAn innovative academic interested in pushing the boundaries of scholarship in events studies, whilst exploring novel methods in how to undertake research in the field of events. His background encompasses arts practice, philosophy, cultural theory, political communication and sociology.
Dr James McGrath
Dr James McGrath is Lecturer in English and Creative Writing. James’s recent book Naming Adult Autism is one of the first critiques of literary, cultural and medical narratives of autism to be authored by an adult diagnosed with this condition.
Dr Robert Burroughs
Rob Burroughs is a cultural historian and literary critic working on the nineteenth century. He specializes in the areas of empire, humanitarianism, slavery and race. He has also published widely research on travel and tourism, particularly in marine environments.
Dr Simon Woodward
Simon Woodward has almost 30 years' experience of the international tourism and heritage sectors and combines his teaching and team management responsibilities at Leeds Beckett with research and consultancy activities across many parts of the world.
Dr Razaq Raj
Dr Razaq Raj is Principal Lecturer for Research and Enterprise in Leeds Business School, Economics, Analytics & International Business subject area.
Dr Katherine Harrison
Katherine is the Course Director for BA (Hons) Media & English and a PhD Supervisor in the School of Cultural Studies & Humanities. Her research focuses on visual culture, feminism (including women’s crafting and domestic practices) and representations of poverty and class. She is also currently part of a funded research team working with a film maker to analyse representations of towns, streets and homes in welfare documentary television and has recently published an article about ‘new knitting’ culture and women’s changing position in relation to domesticity.
Dr Cristina Miguel
Dr Cristina Miguel is a Senior Lecturer in Digital Communication at Leeds Business School. She is the Principal Investigator of the COLECO Erasmus+ project and an Expert evaluator for the COST Association - European Cooperation in Science and Technology.
Dr. Mahmoud Abubaker specialises in human resource management, with a focus on research and practice in applying work-life balance benefits in international organisations; on the theory and development of high-performance management systems; and on gender issues in international management.