Gabriela Tigu

Gabriela Tigu

Moderator / Prof. PhD. Bucharest University of Economic Studies


Gabriela TIGU, Professor Ph.D., is a member of Tourism and Geography Department within Business and Tourism Faculty – the Bucharest University of Economic Studies.

Between 2012 and 2016, she was the Provost of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies, in charged with education and lifelong learning.

Gabriela Tigu has been performing both didactic and research activity within the field of higher education, namely being specialized in tourism expertise of Business Ethics, Destination Management, Ecotourism and Sustainable Development, Tourism Operations Management, Human Resources Management for Tourism.

She is an author of 22 published books, more than 130 articles and scientific papers, as well as 30 national and international research contracts; as a visiting professor she was involved into didactic activities and doctoral boards as well within universities from France, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Cyprus and Italy.

She is also a scientific Ph.D. supervisor of doctoral thesis in the field of Business Administration.

Since 2017, she is the Director of the postgraduate program on Strategic Hospitality Management, organized in partnership by the Bucharest University of Economic Studies and Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne, Switzerland.

Gabriela Tigu is also tourism journalist and the Vice-president of the Tourism Press Club FIJET Romania; member of the Advisory Board of the Romanian Competition Council, member of the board of directors of the Academic Association for Research in Tourism and Services CACTUS.

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