our people

A diverse and  collaborative community

We believe that innovation and progress comes from sharing new ideas and perspectives.

Our colleagues are cosmopolitan, outward-looking and always learning. We originate from nine countries and four continents. We work across disciplines to develop new ideas and forge lasting partnerships. Join or partner with us and you’ll be part of a community that's helping to develop industry-changing insights.

“I am pleased that the research efforts of colleagues have been recognised in this way. It comes soon after our being awarded five stars by another international ranking agency, QS, who also put us comfortably in the top 100 in the world.”

School research ranked in top 60 globally
Rhodri Thomas stood outside in front of door

Striving to transform events, tourism and hospitality practice

Our colleagues are committed to producing outputs and insights which ask new questions and offer new solutions to the industries we inform. The collaborative, interdisciplinary work we do has impact both nationally and internationally, and ensures we help shape the future of these vital sectors.

our colleagues

Join our school and you’ll be working and studying with colleagues who have devoted years to understanding and improving industry practice and culture. From award-winning teaching to prize-winning papers and highly-regarded projects, we make a difference in many different ways.

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You can also find us at Macauley Hall, Headingley Campus, Leeds, LS6 3QN.