Dr. Duncan Tyler
Head of Division for Urban, Environment and Leisure Studies, London South Bank University; Deputy Chair and Treasurer of Association for Tourism in Higher Education
Dr Tyler is an expert in policy analysis, destination planning, urban tourism and regeneration. He has over 20 years consultancy experience in the tourism field including town planning, business planning and feasibility studies and strategic policy studies. He has published on issues including tourism education, tourism policy analysis, ecotourism, the role of tourism trade groups, urban tourism management and tourism in London.
Qualifications include PhD, M.Soc.Sc, BSc (Hons).
PhD (2007) Realities, Networks and Tourism Policy in England (1997-2001) School of Planning, Oxford Brookes University. M.SocSc (1984) Urban and Regional Studies (specialised in Leisure and Tourism) Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, University of Birmingham.
BSc (Hons) (1982) Environmental Sciences (major in Environmental Policy Studies) University of East Anglia.
Fellow of Confederation for Tourism and Hospitality. Fellow of Organisation of Tourism and Hospitality. Member of Tourism Society, Member of The Chartered Institute of Marketing
Advisory Posts include: Member of Curriculum Development Group for 14-19 year Diploma in Tourism and Travel; Working Party on the Assessment of Good Practice in Writing Tourism Strategies for the Association of District Councils 1997; Policy Advisor to the Local Government Association on Tourism and Regeneration; Cross River Partnership, London.