Department of Marketing and Tourism
Lincoln International Business School
I joined the University in 1992 and now contribute to management and law-based modules in the Lincoln International Business School. Before coming to the University, I worked for a large US tour operator and was responsible for setting up it’s ‘People to People’ Programme. I have organised and continues to contribute to a number of international events. I am multi-lingual and have travelled extensively. I am a practising barrister (6 years call) currently in the fields of immigration, international trade, cross border adoption/family disputes and air transportation consumer disputes. I have been a visiting lecturer at a number of overseas locations including the University of Economics (Prague); Lucknow University (India); Kansai University (Osaka); Krems International Management Centre (Austria); The American University (Cairo); the University Rey Juan Carlos (Madrid); and Haaga-Helia University of Applied Science (Helsinki). Martin is currently visiting lecturer in Law at the Ibereoamericano University Network. Additionally, I serve as a high school governor, a prison visitor and act as a ‘McKenzie Friend’. I am also a Police Station Representative and undertake pro-bono work for Fair Trials Abroad, Amnesty International, the Manuel Bravo (Asylum Appeals) Project and the Citizens Advice Bureaux.
Currently Programme Leader: MSc Crisis and Disaster Management Former \Programme Leader: International Tourism Management and BSc Events Management Year Personal Tutor: Year 1 Under Graduate Module Co-ordinator (BA): International Study Visits - Law for Tourism and Events Managers - International Study Placement - Crisis and Disaster Management Post Graduate Module Co-ordinator (MSc): Latin American Business Environment - International Transportation management - Disaster Management
EXTERNAL EXAMINER (2010 to present): 2015 - Present Cardiff Metropolitan University (Off Shore) 2014 - Present Bournemouth University: BA Tourism and Modern Languages 2012 - 2014 Chief Examiner - Derby Business School 2011 - Present ILEX Examiner: Employment Law, Immigration Law, Criminal Litigation 2011 - Present University of London: International Programmes Off-Shore: LLB / LLM 2010 - 2012 Derby University Business School: BA Tourism Management 2010 - Present Assistant Examiner at OCR: GCE A2 Law RECENT PRO-BONO ACTIVITIES (2010 to present): BAAF (British Association for Adoption and Fostering): Law and procedure of adoption in Latin American jurisdictions Fair Trials International ISA (Independent Schools Association): Law of risk assessment associated with school activities Civil Justice Council working group: Access to Justice for Litigants in Person Free Representation Unit Manuel Bravo Project: Asylum appeals Citizens Advice Bureau: Immigration - Landlord and Tenant - Employment - Consumer Auditor / Inspector for the British Council : inspection, review, approval for overseas centre status