Dr Ioannis S Pantelidis (University of Brighton, UK), FIH, FAHMA, HMdip, MSc, PhD (University of Surrey, UK) is Vice Chair of The Council for Hospitality Management Education, Director of Association of North America Higher Education International, Principal Lecturer and Head of Admissions, Marketing and Recruitment Tutors at University of Brighton (SaSM). Past Programme Center Leader for Postgraduate Courses. Until February 2011 he was Head of International Hospitality Research Group, Course leader from MA international Hotel and Restaurant Management and Senior Consultant Events Management Knowledge, at London Metropolitan University. Until 2006 he was Course Leader BSc International Hospitality Management at University of Surrey. Prior to that he held Management positions in hotels and restaurants across Europe. He has also been a trustee for The Institute of Hospitality, Tourism Concern and Cavendish Academy. He is also visiting professor for the University of Applied Science Wittenborg, External evaluator for professorship promotions with the University of Patras and was visiting Professor for the University of Granada. He has published over fifty outputs in the form of journal papers, books, book chapters and industry and academic conference papers. He is the Hospitality Editor of Tourism and Hospitality Research (by Sage) and in the editorial board of four more journals. A speaker for industry expos and conferences and a consultant with proven track record he has external examiner or validation experience with over ten Universities. He has considerable amount of curriculum design experience and has developed and lead courses in hospitality management at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. He has also provided mentorship for five student societies. He prefers applied research that has real practical implications and contributes to either industry or the society. His teaching style combines experiential learning with teacher–learner co-creation.

Linkedin profile: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/ispantelidis
Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/IoannisSPantelidis
Blog: http://spiritofphiloxenia.blogspot.co.uk/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/pantelidisis
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Hospitality Management
Consumer Behaviour
Refugee and hospitality
Food and Beverage Management
Menu Design and pricing
Sustainable food technologies
Personal Interests
Sailing, long walks with Wolfie