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

Duties and Responsibilities

Craig is Senior Lecturer and Subject Leader Leader for Hospitality, Tourism and Events. He also has a number of responsibilities at the Business & Hotel Management School of Luzern, Switzerland, including being Moderator of BA Culinary Arts.

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 solo travel, tourism workers employment conditions and urban heritage trails.


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”