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Naz Ali

Senior Lecturer

Events and Leisure Management and Sports Management

Department of Tourism, Hospitality & Events Management , Centre for Innovation Management & Enterprise; Institute of Hospitality and Tourism

Naz is Senior Lecturer in Events and Leisure Management and Course Leader for MSc Sports Management.


  • PhD: Tourism Studies - University of Bedfordshire
  • MA Social Policy – Middlesex University
  • PgCHPE: Postgraduate Certificate in Higher and Professional Education – Staffordshire University
  • BA (Hons) Sociology – Middlesex University

Areas Of Interest

  • Culture, Ethnicity, Race and Religion (in sport and tourism)
  • Mobilities (with a specific focus on diasporas and migration)
  • Qualitative and Interpretative Research
  • Social Inclusion / Exclusion
  • The Experience Economy (with a specific focus on event design)

Curriculum Development:
Course Leadership
Course Academic Review, Approval and (Re)Validation – External and Internal

Doctoral Completions:
Second Supervisor: 3

Research Degrees / Higher Degree Examinerships

PhD External Examiner: 4
PhD Internal Examiner: 2
MPhil External Examiner: 1
MRes Internal Examiner: 1