Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader for MSc International Events Management and MSc International Tourism Management. Sandro has been developing research and working in the field of Events and Tourism in Brazil, New Zealand and Scotland for 10 years. Sandro has published articles in international journals including Annals of Tourism Research, Tourism Management, Leisure Studies, Annals of Leisure Research, Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, and World Leisure.
He is also a member of the ABRATUR (International Academy for the Development of Tourism Research in Brazil), he is on the Executive Board (Treasurer) of the Leisure Studies Association, and of the Association of British Professional Conference Organisers (ABPCO).
Sandro is also on the Editorial Board of Tourism Management Perspectives, the Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning and on the International Board of the journal Annals of Leisure Research.