Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Judith Chomitz MSc, HND, MIH

Judith Chomitz MSc, HND, MIH

Judith Chomitz MSc, HND, MIH

Name: Ms. Judith Chomitz MSc, HND, MIH
Position: Senior Lecturer
Phone: 250 377 6165


Hotels & Hospitality Management

Research Interests

Toxic Personalities in the workplace, specifically mountain resorts.


MSc International Hospitality Management,Sheffield Hallam University, UK(2016)
HND Catering & Hotelkeeping, Napier University, Edinburgh, UK(1979)
Management Training Diploma, Croft Leisure Hotels,UK(1981)


Chomitz, J (2016) How do Resort Hotel Managers Deal with Toxic Personalities in the Workplace, Masters Thesis, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield U.K.
Conference Presentations
Chomitz,J (2016) The Impact of the Toxic Worker in Resort Hotel Operations, Tourism Education Futures Initiatives (TEFI9), Thompson Rivers University, Canada
Chomitz, J; Ali, A; Hull, J (2018) Toxic Personalities and Resort management: A Human Resource Perspective. International Competence Network of Tourism Research and Education (ICNT), Northwest University, Potchefstroom, South Africa.
Chomitz, J; Ali, A (2019) How do Resort Managers Cope with Toxic Personalities? Best paper award. Council for Hospitality Management Education (CHME) Greenwich University, London, UK

Employment History

Hotel Management, Croft Leisure, UK
Food & Beverage Management, Ont, Canada
Owner/manager B&B Lodge, BC, Canada
Director F&B, Kananaskis, AB, Canada
Sales & Conventions Manager, Kananaskis, AB
Instructor, School of Tourism, Selkirk College, BC
Instructor, Nanjing Technical College, China
Hotel GM, Revelstoke, BC
Instructor, Tourism Management, Thompson Rivers University

Courses Taught

HMGT 1410 Hotel Operations I
HMGT 2510 Hotel Operations II
HMGT 2210 Food & Beverage Management
HMGT 2500 Resort & Hotel Management Diploma Field Trip
HMGT 2610 Resort & Hotel Management
HMGT 3000 Resort Management
EVNT 2100 Conference Management
TMGT 2590 Entrepreneurship

Previous Courses Taught
TMGT 1110 Intro to Tourism
TMGT 1140 Human Resource Management
TMGT 1160 Organizational Leadership
HMGT 2100 Food & Beverage Cost Controls

Professional Affiliations

Institute of Hospitality(MIH)
Professional Convention Managers Association(PCMA)
BC Provincial Hospitality Accreditation Committee(PHAC)