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Academic Resident Staff


 Dr. Marie Avellino

Ms Marie Avellino

B.A. (Hons) (Melit), M.B.A. (Strategy) (MsM), Ph.D. (Lond. Met) 


Lecturer, Chair Research Ethics Committee ITTC

Research Interests: Anthropology, Tourism, Heritage Interpretation, Cultural Commoditisation, Entrepreneurship, Strategy, Social and Cultural Capital.

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Prof. Andrew JonesProf. Andrew Jones

BA (Hon), MPhil (Econ), Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Interests:  Planning and management within business, Tourism, Leisure and hospitality at international, regional and local levels.

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Prof. Carmel Cassar


B.A., M.Phil.(Cantab.), Ph.D.(Cantab.), F.R.Hist.S.(Lond.), F.C.C.S., M.R.A.I.


Professor of Cultural History 

Research Interests:  Cultural History and Historical Anthropology of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, Witchcraft, Gender, Ethnic Identity, Social Structures, Food and Cultural Values in the Mediterranean, Italy and Malta.

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Prof. George Cassar

Dr. George Cassar

B.A. (Educ.), M.Ed., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research Interests: Culture and Heritage, History and Sociology of Maltese Society, Pedagogy of Heritage for both the young and adult learners.

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Dr. John Ebejer

Mr John Ebejer

B.E.&A.(Hons), M.A. (Planning), A.& C.E., Ph.D. (Westminster)


Research Interests: Urban regeneration, urban tourism, tourism experience, spatial planning.

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Dr. Alfred QuintanoMr Alfred Quintano   

B.A. (Hons.) Econ., M.B.A. (MsM)., Ph.D. (Portsmouth)


Research Interests: Performance measurement, Management with particular reference to the Balanced Scorecard, Marketing and Sales, Revenue Management in the Hospitality Industry.

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Dr. Nadia Theuma

Dr Nadia Theuma

B.A.(Hons), M.Phil., Ph.D.(Strath.)

Senior Lecturer (Currently on Sabbatical Leave)

Research Interests: Cultural Heritage, Community Development, Maltese Food and Cultural Products.

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Dr. Noel Buttigiegnoel

MA Ph.D (Melit.)


Research Interests: Food Heritage and Culture of Mediterranean Food.

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Dr. Silvio Debono


DBA (Maastricht), MA(HRD), BA, Dip.(Jour.) AMIPD, MIM 

Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:Human Resources Management, Organizational Behavior, Leadership Development, Business Strategy, Project Planning.

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Dr. Paulino Schembrilino2015

MSc., D Prof PG Dip

Visiting Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:  Food Safety Management, Local and Mediterranean Food Culture, Food fraud and food laundry.

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 Dr. Giuseppina Cardia 

LL.D., MA Tourism Studies,M.Phil. (Nebrissensis), International PhD (Nebrissensis)


Research interest: Niche Tourism; Tourism Projects Management; Tourism and Sustainability; European Capitals of Culture; Integration between Tourism and Culture

Projects Coordinator 

ITTC ERASMUS Coordinator

UNeECC Scientific Committee Member  

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Dr Giuseppina Cardia





Dr. Glen Farrugia

B.A. (Hons)(Melit.),M.I.F.A.,K.H.S.

Research Support Officer (Valletta 2018 Secretariat)

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Carla Schembri

B.A. (Hons) Tourism Studies 

Graduate Trainee

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Francesca Fenech

B.A. (Hons) Tourism Studies 

Graduate Trainee 

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A list of ITTC Board Members can be found by clicking here

A detailed list of Who’s Who at the Institute for Tourism, Travel & Culture can be found here.



Semester 1 Timetable - October 2017 - January 2018
Timetables for the B.A.(Hons) Tourism courses
Industry Placement Logbooks Year 1 & 2
Year 1 and 2 Placement Logbooks for Students 

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