Saurabh  Kumar Dixit

Saurabh Kumar Dixit

Travel and Tourism Management

Eastern Hill University

Dr Saurabh Kumar Dixit is Associate Professor and founding Head of the Department of Tourism and Hotel Management at North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong (Meghalaya), India. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Hotel Management and Catering Technology, a Master's degree in Tourism Management and a Doctorate (Ph. D) in Hotel Management. His research interests include consumer behavior, gastronomic tourism, service marketing, consumer loyalty and guest satisfaction in hospitality and tourism contexts. He has worked for more than eighteen years in a number of Indian universities and educational institutes, and has also successfully completed different research projects relating to hospitality and tourism management. He has ten books to his credit including The Routledge Handbook of Consumer Behaviour in Hospitality and Tourism, published by Taylor and Francis. Presently, he is editing The Routledge Handbook of Gastronomic Tourism. In addition to this he has contributed many research papers in reputed peer reviewed journals and edited volumes. Saurabh is also an editorial board member of several scientific journals, and an active reviewer for many international journals such as the International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Tourismos, and Anatolia. He can be contacted at