Dr. Julio Mendes, Director of Master of Tourism of Management in University of Algrave , Faro, Portugal has recently joined as a Visiting Professor in the College of Tourism and Hospitality Management of IUBAT. He will also act as Advisor to the same college.
Dr. Mendes is a Professor of Management with specialization in Strategy and Organizational Behavior. He is currently a member of the Research Centre on Spatial and Organizational Dynamics and a member of the coordinating body of the PhD Program in Tourism.
Dr. Mendes is a reviewer and member of the Editorial Board of several reputed International Journals on Tourism and Hospitality Management.
His current research interests include integrated quality management in tourism destinations, tourism experience, events management, tourism destinations image, and branding and customer satisfaction. He has published profusely in national and international journals.
Besides, he has vast experience in working in many government and private projects. He has also served many destinations to develop their tourism plan.