Dr. Noela Michael has been awarded Ph.D. degree in Tourism Motivation and Marketing in 2013 at La Trobe University – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Her current Academic position is Assistant Professor (Tourism & Events) & Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) – Mentor at Zayed University, Dubai, United Arab Emirates from August 2014. Besides, Dr. Noela Michael is a member of the Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) Student Chapter, Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Academy of International Business (MENA Region)

Dr. Noela’s has been delivering the following study courses in different universities: Tourism Principles, Tourism Marketing, Tourism Management, Event Management, Introduction to Marketing, Cross Cultural Communication; Her research interests are Tourism & Marketing, Tourist Motivation, Event Management, Consumer Behavior. She is an author of many scientific publications. She will be delivering the course of Event Management at IBSU.

Dr. Noela Michael is an owner of grants funded by Zayed University in 2015 – 2016, Annual Merit Award at SOTC (KUONI) Travel & Tours in India in 1987, High Academic Achievement Award at Port of Bombay, Mumbai in India in 1984, High Academic Achievement Award at Port of Bombay in Mumbai, India, in 1982 and full fee scholarship for high academic performance Bombay Port Trust in Mumbai, India from 1981 to 1984.