Senior Lecturer, Teaching and Learning Unit, Munster Technological University, Ireland
Dr Pio Fenton is a Senior Lecturer at the Teaching and Learning Unit at Munster Technological University, Ireland. He is currently responsible for implementing initiatives to support leadership development within the university – with particular emphasis on leadership to enable Teaching, Learning, Assessment and Student Engagement. Previously he was Head of Department of Marketing & International Business at MTU where he oversaw significant growth and innovation in the department’s programmes. He led the Marketing Discipline which successfully attained the DELTA award for disciplinary excellence as curated by the Irish National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education in 2021. Dr Fenton has a degree and PhD in computer science together with qualifications in Business & Executive Coaching and Strategy & Development from University College Dublin and Strategy in Higher Education from the Chartered Management Institute. He is co-author of “Experiential Marketing: Integrated Theory and Strategic Application” and pursues research interests in that area as well as professional communities of practice in the marketing and PR disciplines.