Dr Eliza Kitchen

Senior Lecturer

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

place Social Science South (SSN313)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Eliza is a lecturer in Tourism and Events, teaching Introduction to Tourism Studies, Interpretation for Tourism and Event Design and Management topics. She has previously worked at Leeds Beckett University, UK teaching event management topics and conducting industry projects with associations such as Meetings Professionals International (MPI).


Advance HE Fellow

PhD Event Studies, University of South Australia

Postgraduate Certificate of Academic Practice, Leeds Beckett University, UK

Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management (Hons), University of South Australia

Honours, awards and grants

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences Award for Innovation in Teaching 2022

Key responsibilities

College of HASS Student Success Coordinator

Topic coordinator
TOUR1101 Introduction to Tourism Studies
TOUR2103 Event Design and Management
TOUR1102 Interpretation for Tourism
TOUR3104 Research Project
Topic lecturer
TOUR1104 Tourism and Events Portfolio
Supervisory interests
Optimal experience at festivals and events
Place attachment and identity in tourism
Social impact for festivals and events
Tourism impacts
Expert for media contact
Events and Festivals
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Media expertise
  • Tourism
  • Events and Festivals