Dr. Paul Stansbie

Department Chair and Associate Professor
Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management

214C DeVos Center
Grand Valley State University
401 W. Fulton Street
Grand Rapids, MI  49504

TEL: (616) 331-3160
FAX:  (616) 331-3115
E-mail: stansbp@gvsu.edu


Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Tourism Management, The University of Plymouth School of Business, UK
M.B.A. in Public Sector Management (Education), The University of Nottingham, UK
Bachelors' in Hospitality Administration (President's List), New Hampshire University, USA 
B/TEC Ordinary (OND) & Higher National Diploma (HND) in Hotel Catering & Institutional Management, University College Birmingham, UK



Professor Stansbie mentors students in the areas of Tourism Careers and Adventure Tourism and Commercial Recreation.

HTM 202 - International Tourism
HTM 373 - Hospitality Information Analysis



  • Department Chair, Hospitality and Tourism Management Department, Grand Valley State University.  Responsible for 13 full-time faculty in the coordination of education to over 600 HTM majors and minors.

  • Board Director, Michigan Hotel, Motel and Resort Association (Education Committee)

  • Executive Board Member, Hospitality Educator's Alliance of Michigan (HEA of MI)

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