Shimekit Kelkay

Assistance professor

Hospitality and Tourism Management

 Full Name  

Shimekit Kelkay


Academic Rank: Assistance professor
Level of education & Specialization: Master of Business Administrations


Business and Economics
Department: Hospitality and Tourism
Professional experiences: More Than 5 years
Leadership experience
  1. Head department more than 4 years
Research Interest
  1. Business Area
On-going researches
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List of Publications written properly (may be as APA citation style):



  1. Service Quality and Customer Satisfaction in Hospitality Industry: The Case of Selected Hotels in Jimma Town, Ethiopia: Global Journal of Management and Business Research: E-Marketing Volume 16 Issue 5 Version 1.0 Year 2016
  2. Attractiveness of Gambella as A Tourist Destination: An Importance – Performance Analysis: KIMI Hospitality Research Journal Volume 3 Issue 1 2018. http://www.i php/KIMI/issue/view/18009
  3. Effects Of Employee Motivation On Organizational Performance At Ethiopian Telecom South West Region Jimma: Prizren Social Science Journal, Volume 4, Issue 2, 2020
  4. Challenges of Sustainable Tourism Development in Jimma, Buno Bedelle and Nekemt Town, Oromia Region, Ethiopia: Vol. 7. 1 (2019) 15-26,
  5. COVID-19 Pandemic and Tourism Sector in Ethiopia: Horn Afri. J. bus. econ
  6. The Effects of COVID 19 on Industry sector in Ethiopia: Horn Afri. J. bus. econ
  7.  Influences of Marketing Mix Elements on Ecotourism Clientele – Jimma Zone, Southwest Ethiopia: JITODE, Vol 8, No 3 (2020), pp.
  8. “Stakeholders’ Participation Role towards Tourism Development in Jimma, Buno Bedelle and Nekemt towns, South West Ethiopia” in its current form for publication in the “Journal of Tourismology.” (Under Review)
  9. Determinants of Hotel Business Innovation and its impact on financial performance of 3-5 star hotel in Ethiopia (on the way).
Membership in any associations and related committee, councils, groups:


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Training and workshop participation and other performance certificates:
  1. HDP


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