Paul Barron

Dr Paul Barron is Reader in Tourism and Hospitality Management in the School of Marketing, Tourism and Languages at Edinburgh Napier University. Paul has extensive hospitality management experience and after completing his first qualification in Hotel Management worked for prestigious hotel companies such as Hilton. Paul commenced his academic career at Glasgow Caledonian University during which time he completed an MSc in Human Resource Management at The University of Strathclyde. Paul then spent 11 years as senior lecturer at The University of Queensland, Australia, during which time was awarded his PhD  which examined international students' educational experiences in Australian universities.

First name:
Edinburgh Napier University
Current Post:
Highest Qualification:
Subject Specialism
Hospitality, Tourism Events

Current Examiner Responsibilities

1. Name of Institution:
1. Name of programme:
1. Examining Period (from/until)
Not applicable

Postgraduate External Examiner Experience

1. Name of Institution:
Glion Institute of Higher Education
1. Name of programme:
MBA Hospitality Management
1. Examining Period (from/until)
2012 to present

Previous External Examining Experience

1. Name of Institution:
Regents College
1. Name of programme:
BA Event Management
1. Examining Period (from/until)
2009 - 2013
2. Name of Institution:
University College Birmingham
2. Name of programme:
BA Tourism
2. Examining Period (from/until)
2008 - 2012
PhD examiner experience
Examined 12 PhD's