Executive Director

Professor Lloyd Waller is a Professor of Digital Transformation Policy and Governance at The University of the West Indies. His primary areas of research and expertise are (1) digital transformation and policy; (2) advanced research methodologies (specializing in quantitative, qualitative, and mixed-methods research); (3) Tourism Resilience and (4) democratic governance.

In the last ten years, Professor Waller has published over 100 articles, books, scientific research papers, and technical reports covering areas such as: governance, e-governance, digital transformation, tourism resilience, and development. youth mainstreaming and empowerment, youth in governance and development, innovations in research methods, e-government, e-participation, e-governance, e-voting, and e-protesting.

Professor Waller is also the Senior Advisor to the Minister of Tourism for Jamaica and the Executive Director of the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre.