All posts by Dr Charlie Mansfield

Lecturer in Tourism Management and French, Plymouth University

I-Walk. Will My I-Stay Stay Put?

Jan 30, 2017 |

My i-stay 10.1inch tablet case and gadget bag arrived much sooner than I expected from Amazon on Saturday 28th January 2017. Wonderful.  Why do I need one?  I have just won funding from the EU to spend time with a research lab at Nantes University that specialises in methodologies for personal history interviews.  Their work […more]

Research Masters Degrees in the UK

Jan 23, 2017 |

As new research Masters programmes began to take off in 2014 across UK universities, departments took the opportunity to experiment with new methods of assessment. Read the whole article here on Jobs.ac.uk …

Writing in the Tourism, Cruise and Hospitality Industries

Jan 14, 2017 |

In my constant quest to find inspiring examples of professionals making a living by writing well about their passion for food, drink or travel I have just discovered Simon Woolf’s blog, The Morning Claret and can recommend it highly.  In the main I want to draw attention to his articles because they do stay tightly-focused on the tasting, […more]

Travel Writing ResM Bursary October 2017 Start

Dec 19, 2016 |

School of Tourism and Hospitality with Modern Languages Qualification type: ResM Research Masters Location: Plymouth, 5 visits per year Funding for: UK Students, EU Students Funding amount: £2000 partial-fee waiver Hours: Part-Time over 2 years Institution: Plymouth University Plymouth University School of Tourism and Hospitality with Modern Languages invites Home and EU applications for a […more]

Conference on Tourism Dynamics

Nov 30, 2016 |

CALL FOR PAPERS The International Conference on Tourism Dynamics and Trends is organised by four Universities: Akdeniz University (Turkey), Kemptem University of Applied Sciences (Germany), University of Sannio (Italy) and University of Seville (Spain). The Second International Meeting will be hosted by the Faculty of Tourism and Finance, University of Seville on June 26th-29th, 2017. […more]