The School of Tourism & Hospitality Management is Ireland’s centre of excellence in Hospitality, Tourism, Leisure and Event Management education. It welcomes applications from PhD candidates that wish to undertake research in the areas of hospitality, tourism, leisure or events addressing current and critical issues, as well new approaches to more traditional areas of research. 

The school offers a four-year full-time, or six-year part time, structured PhD programme. Entry requirements are as follows:

PhD students are supervised by academics who are experts in their field, and who undertake cutting-edge research in a range of specialisms in hospitality/ tourism/leisure/events.


Examples of current research projects include:


For further information please contact: Dr. Theresa Ryan