SJC Brooklyn Welcomes Damien Duchamp to Lead HTM Program

June 09, 2016

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – June 9, 2016 – St. Joseph’s College is pleased to announce that it will welcome noted professor and consultant Damien Duchamp to lead the College’s Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM) program at SJC Brooklyn this fall. 

“After a nationwide search, we are pleased to welcome Damien Duchamp to the SJC Brooklyn community to lead our popular HTM program,” said Jill Rehmann, Ph.D., vice president for academic affairs at SJC Brooklyn. “With his impressive teaching background and significant consulting experience, we are confident that Mr. Duchamp will provide our students with the strong academic and practical foundation necessary to thrive in the dynamic hospitality and tourism industry.”

Duchamp specializes in customer service, marketing and technology, and is passionate about sustainability and the impact of tourism on local communities. Duchamp is actively involved in the industry through projects and affiliations, most recently working with hotels and restaurants in Africa to train their staff and enhance their operations. 

Duchamp earned a B.S. in Communications from SUNY New Paltz and an M.Ed. from Clemson University. His background also includes higher education administration, event planning, marketing and promotions.

For more information, contact Michael Banach at 718.940.5584 or [email protected]

St. Joseph’s College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through SJC Brooklyn, SJC Long Island and SJC Online, the College offers degrees in more than 45 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.