Dr Michael Palkowski

Dr Michael Palkowski

Senior Lecturer

Sustainable Development in Tourism and Destination Management

Department of Tourism, Hospitality & Events Management , Royal Docks School Of Business And Law

Dr Michael Palkowski is a senior lecturer at the Royal Docks School of Business and Law. He is the programme leader for BA (Hons) Tourism Management and the MSc in Events and Hospitality Leadership. He also is the department lead for academic advising. 

Dr Palkowski received his PhD from Edinburgh Napier University in Scotland under the supervision of Professor Paul Lynch and Dr Elaine Thomson in October 2020.


  • PgCert: Education (Anglia Ruskin University), 2023
  • PhD: Tourism (Edinburgh Napier University), 2020
  • BA, First Class: Sociology with Psychology (Edinburgh Napier University), 2014