Ali Selcuk Can Portrait

Dr Selcuk Can


Selcuk is currently working as a full time Lecturer at the University of Portsmouth. He received his PhD in Marketing from the University of Portsmouth. He also hold MBA degree from the University of Wolverhampton.

Before joining the academia, he had industry experience in tourism at various positions. 

Research interests

His research interests lie primarily in the areas of marketing communications and branding based on experimental research design.

His research has been published in top tier journals such as the Journal of Advertising, The Service Industries Journal, Annals of Tourism Research, Tourism Management, and Current Issues in Tourism.

Teaching responsibilities

His teaching responsibilities include a number of modules at UG and PG level including The Tourism Experience, Global Marketing, and Events Planning and Marketing.

Selcuk has supervised 5 postgraduate students successfully to completion. Currently, he is supervising UG and PG dissertations as well as DBA theses within the fields of marketing.