Dr Nicolas Hubbard

Director, Faculty of Transport & Logistics



Office timings

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM




Dr.Nick is Director of Programmes in the Faculty of Transport and Logistics. His teaching and research interests span a range of different, but related subject fields, including tourism, aviation, logistics and supply chain management. He has published in leading academic journals in all these disciplines and spread his knowledge through teaching at international higher education institutions across several continents, as well as advising professional bodies.

Research Interest(s)

  • Logistics Education relating to competences and curriculum development.

  • Sustainability – purchasing & procurement in both private and public sector, including link to tourism supply chains.

  • Aviation – low cost airline selection of airports, aviation & tourism.

Notable Publication(s):

Njoya, E.T, Semeyutin, A & Hubbard, N. (2020) ‘Effects of enhanced air connectivity on the Kenyan tourism industry and their likely welfare implications’, Vol: 78, Tourism Management. doi:10.1016/j.tourman.2019.104033.

Dziedzic, M., Njoya, E.T., Warnock-Smith, D. & Hubbard, N. (2019) ‘Determinants of air traffic volumes and structure at small European airports’, Research in Transportation Economics, doi:10.1016/j.retrec.2019.100749.

Olaitan, O.F., Hubbard N.J. & Bamford, C.G. (2019) ‘The potential for the participation of Nigeria in global horticultural value chains’, International Journal of Emerging Markets, doi:10.1108/IJOEM-02-2017-0049.

Hubbard, N. and Tipi, N. (2017) ‘Enterprise in logistics research: matching the needs of industry with academia’ International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications, 20 (1), pp. 1-2. ISSN 1367-5567.