Andrew Woods

Job Role
Senior Lecturer in Hospitality and Tourism

Biography

Andy woods is the Programme leader for International Tourism and Hospitality Management at the North Wales Business School, Glyndwr University. He holds a masters degree in MSc Food Science and Innovation and a BA (Hons) in Education Studies. Before going into academia Andy worked in many sectors across the Hospitality industry, which included hotels, restaurants, pubs and event catering. Prior to starting at Glyndwr University Andy worked within the FE sector, initially at West Cheshire College as a Lecturer and Programme leader, before moving onto a Curriculum Directors position at Coleg Cambria. Andy is currently undertaking a doctoral degree (EdD) in Education.

Outside of work, Andy likes to spend time with his family, travel and eat out.

Qualifications

MSc Food Science and Innovation
BA (Hons) Education Studies

Research

Hotel sustainability
Enclave Tourism and the impacts on local economy
The effect of social media networks in the hospitality industry

Courses

International Tourism and Hospitality Management