Shemroy Roberts

shemroy roberts

Shemroy Roberts

PhD Student


I am a second-year PhD student and Associate Lecturer in Social Science Research. I am currently researching the factors that influence visitor engagement with UK slavery heritage museums in the context of social media for my doctoral thesis. I hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Studies (Tourism and Hospitality) from the University of the West Indies, a Master of Science degree in International Tourism Marketing and a Postgraduate Certificate in Business and Management Research Methods from Edinburgh Napier University. My research interests include dark tourism; slavery heritage tourism; museums; geo-tourism; gastronomy tourism; tourism marketing; visitor experience; policy, destination and tourism product development.

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