Welsh Centre for Tourism Research
Association for Events Management Education (AEME)
Fellow of the Higher Education Authority
National Outdoor Events Association
Association for Independent Festivals
Institute of Hospitality
Festivals and cultural events
Charity and fundraising events
Identify, performance and the social construction of events
Event design, theming and symbolic interactionism
Dance music events and their social construction and consumption
Ethnography, participant observation and qualitative research
Peer reviewed academic journals
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2016) Creating Cultural Icons: Analysing the Representation of DJs within Electronic Dance Music Magazines. Leisure Studies, Under review.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. Morgan, M. and Pritchard, A. (2015) Exploring Dress, Identity and Performance in Contemporary Dance Music Culture. Leisure Studies, 34: 5, 603-620.
Davies, K., Ritchie, C., Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2015) A Multi-stakeholder Approach Using Visual Methodologies for the Investigation of Intercultural Exchange at Cultural Events. Journal of Policy Research in Tourism Leisure and Events, 7: 2, 150-172.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2014) Utilising Ethnography and Participant Observation in Festival and Event Research. International Journal of Festival and Event Management, 5: 1, 39-55.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2012) More Than Words - Analyzing the Media
Discourses Surrounding Dance Music Events, Event Management, 16: 4, 305-318.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. Pritchard A. and Morgan N. (2010) "Going the distance: Exploring concepts of journey, liminality and rites of passage in dance music experiences", Leisure Studies, 29:3, 253-268.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2010) Exploring the construction and consumption of dance music spaces through the liminal lens" in Leisure Experiences: Space, Place and Performance by Lovell, J. and Stuart-Hoyle, M. (eds) Brighton: Leisure Studies Association.
Conference papers presented:
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2016) 'Applying Goffman's Dramaturgical perspective to the analysis of leisure experiences', presented at The Annual Conference of the Leisure Studies Association, Liverpool, UK. 5th – 7th of July 2016.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2011) 'Festi-Mental – Exploring the media reporting of dance music events', presented at Critical Tourism Studies IV (CTS 2011) Tourism Futures: Enhancing Creative & Critical Action, Cardiff, UK. 2nd - 5th July 2011.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2010) 'More than words – analyzing the media discourses surrounding dance music events.' Presented at Global Events Congress IV: Events and Festivals Research: State of the Art, Leeds, UK. 14th-16th of July 2010.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2009) 'Exploring the construction and consumption of dance music experiences through the liminal lens.' Presented at Leisure Studies Association Annual Conference, Canterbury, UK 7th-9th July 2009.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2007) 'Consuming Dance Music Experiences: Visual spectacle and the role of crowds', Presented at The Critical Turn in Tourism Studies: Promoting an Academy of Hope, Split, Croatia. June 2007.
Jaimangal-Jones, D. (2005) 'Studying Dance Culture through Ethnography', Bridging the Gap: Alternative Audiences for Tourism Research, Cardiff, UK. October 2005.
Jaimangal-Jones, D., Haven-Tang, C., Sedgley, D. (2016) Visit Monmouthshire Event Toolkit.http://www.visitmonmouthshire.com/eventmanagement-introduction.aspx
Developing Event Evaluation & Online Toolkit. December 2015 to March 2016. A project undertaken for Monmouthshire County Council with Dr Claire Haven-Tang, Dr Diane Sedgley and Professor Nick Clifton.
Paper reviewer – Dr Jaimangal-Jones regularly reviews papers for academic journals including International Journal of Festival and Events Management, Leisure studies, Annals of Tourism, Research and Annals of Leisure Research.
Book reviewer – Dr Jaimangal-Jones has links with a number of publishers and has reviewed publications for Sage publishing, Goodfellows Publishing and Routledge for their events management text series.
External examiner - Bournemouth University, School of Tourism. September 2014 – Present. BA (hons) Events and Leisure Marketing.
External examiner – University of Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire Business School. September 2015 – Present. BA (hons) Events Management.