Craig Leith
First Name: Craig
Surname: Leith
Position: Senior Lecturer
Telephone: +44 (0)1224 263951

Duties and Responsibilities

Craig is Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader for BA Hons International Tourism Management & BA Hons International Hospitality Management.  He is also responsible for the Hospitality Retail Management module which is delivered at the Business & Hotel Management School of Luzern, Switzerland.

He has a range of industry experience including a spell working as an operational manager at Sydney Exhibition & Conference Centre and as a Conference & Sales Manager within the UK hotel industry.  He also has considerable experience as a consultant within the business travel industry.

Research Interests

Craig has research interests in areas including voluntourism, business travel, and corporate events. His PhD work focuses on backpackers and social media.


International Journal of Tourism Research December 2009 “An evaluation of the potential to develop inbound Japanese tourism to Northeast Scotland using the Thomas Blake Glover connection”