Anto Kerins is a senior lecturer in the School of Hospitality Management and Tourism, Faculty of Tourism & Food, DIT. His research interests include education, learning and service-learning. He has also studied unemployment, training, competitiveness and other subjects and has carried out research projects and written reports for Irish government and European agencies on various topics. His PhD is on education and learning.
He is presently researching the role and purpose of higher education.
He has also been working on what he defines as ‘life-learning’. When not working, he enjoys walking, fishing, photography and baroque music and he recently completed the .