Posted on: 7 January, 2019
Application deadline: January 21, 2019

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Leeds Beckett University, Leeds, UK

The postdoctoral position is a full-time employment for 24 months. It is placed in the School of Events, Tourism and Hospitality Management and its International Centre for Research in Events, Tourism & Hospitality (ICRETH) at Leeds Beckett University, preferably starting in March 2019 or very soon thereafter.  The position is now open for applications, deadline is 21 January 2019, more details here: or here

A talented, ambitious and enthusiastic researcher is invited to work on an existing funded research project titled: “Tourism in Conflict Places”. The postdoctoral position is available to highly capable and enthusiastic candidates from all over the world with well-developed analytical research skills to examine, innovate and extend critical, affective and visceral understandings of societal transformations through tourism and events in places and times of socio-political turmoil. Such explorations are needed to deepen our understandings of society and to inform the development of social policy based on the promotion of inclusive societies that value peace and wellbeing, and accept diversity and differences.

To arrange an informal discussion about this post, please feel to contact us at the e-mail address spelled out below.

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Dorina-Maria Buda Professor of Tourism Management Head of International Centre for Research in Events, Tourism and HospitalityLeeds Beckett University, G15 Macaulay Hall, Headingley Campus, Leeds LS6 3QW Email: Tel: 0113 81 29662