Dr. Kayode D. Aleshinloye
Kayode D. Aleshinloye, Ph.D. received a Ph.D. in Recreation, Park, & Tourism Sciences at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas (2015) and M.S. in Tourism Management at Eastern Mediterranean University, North Cyprus (2009). Prior to that, Kayode had his Bachelor’s degree at University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria majoring in Home Science and Management (Nutrition & Dietetics Option, 2000). He is a lecturer of Event Management for the Department of Tourism, Events, and Attractions, at Rosen College of Hospitality Management, University of Central Florida.
His research interests focus on cultural festival and event management, World heritage Sites, Rural and community tourism, social and economic impact studies in developing countries, resident and tourist interactions, and sustainable tourism. Dr. Aleshinloye’s work has appeared in Intl. Journal of Hospitality Management, Journal of Travel Research, Event Management, and Coastal Management and other academic publications.
Kayode’s hobbies includes traveling, attending cultural festivals, soccer, and tennis. His dream is to travel to all the countries of the world.