Dr Giulia Rossetti

PhD, MA, BA, Cert TEFL

Lecturer in Events Management

Oxford Brookes Business School

Giulia Rossetti


Dr Giulia Rossetti is a Lecturer in Events Management in the Business School, Oxford Brookes University. She teaches modules related to events, festivals, and marketing at Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. 

Teaching and supervision


Modules taught

  • Managing the Sustainable Event Project
  • Contemporary Issues in Responsible Leadership
  • Professional Practice
  • Understanding Consumer Behaviour
  • Dissertation in Events Management
  • Marketing Practice
  • Events Practice
  • Developing and Planning Events
  • Delivering the Sustainable
  • Dissertation Mkt & Events
  • Introduction to Principles of Marketing
  • Academic skills for Events
  • Fundamentals for Academic Success

I am on also a Dissertation Supervisor and Academic Advisor 


Giulia's areas of expertise are: understanding festival and event experiences using cultural sociology and serious leisure theories; festival socio-cultural impacts; and the educational value of festivals and events. Her PhD at the Technological University Dublin explored cultural capital development at literary festivals in Ireland and in Italy. Her current research interests include understanding event and festival experiences; and the relationship between place, wellbeing and events.

Research impact

Giulia holds a PhD that explored literary festivals and cultural capital development (https://arrow.tudublin.ie/tourdoc/32/). 


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Professional information

Memberships of professional bodies

  • Association for Events management Education (AEME)
  • Event Industry Association of Ireland (EIAI)
  • Leisure Studies Association (LSA)
  • Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (RGS)
  • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Event Management Journal

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