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PhD and research candidates play an important role in the research efforts of the Griffith Institute for Tourism.
Candidate projects are closely aligned with the Institute's research programs.
Amal Al Alawi
|The potentials, challenges and strategies for developing Oman as an event tourism destination|
Arghavan (Hana) Hadinejad
Touristic Intelligence: Developing a model on measuring Touristic Intelligence. Read more about it here.
|Nation Branding: Exploring the Nature and Heritage Nation Brand:A Nation’s People Perspective.|
Bojana Spasojevic Sijacki
Air Transportation's impact on tourism destination competitiveness - Case study of Queensland
Dan (Dannie) Huang
|A dedicaton-constraint based model of innovation resistance in the context of peer to peer (P2P) accommodation.|
Charity sponsorship in the mass participation sport event context
The antecedents of emotions in the experience economy
Prof Bela Stantic
|Using Weibo to understand Chinese travel patterns in Australia|
Hong Bing (Thomas) Zhu
Experience Value Creation in Heritage Destination
The influence of social and cultural context on sport consumer motivation
Analysing cross-cultural consumer perceptions of Adventure Tourism
Tourism adaption to Climate Change in two South Pacific SIDS: The potential to decrease community vulnerability and foster sustainable tourism development. Read more about it here.
|Benchmarking Sustainable Tourism Transport in GMS: A critical look from tourism policy and planning|
|Kanchana Wickramasinghe||Dr Athula Naranpanawa|
Dr Shyama Ratnasiri
|Assessing Real Economic Impact of Tourism|
Md Ruhul Amin Mollah
NTO-SNO nexus for sports tourism development
|Michael Aswin Winardi|
A/P Catherine Prentice
Prof Scott Weaven
Emotional Intelligence and Conflict Management in the Hotel Industry
Dr Andrea Geurin
Athlete social media usage during major events
Mona Ji Hyun Yang
|The impact of encountering tourists on the well-being of child labourer in the host countries.|
Dr Oz Sahin (Griffith Engineering)
Renewable energy uptake in tourist accommodation
The role of technology in understanding the experience expectations of co-creation.
|Putu Devi Rosalina||The Integrated Rural Tourism Towards Sustainable Development in Bali|
|Ryan Yung||The Future Is Now: Investigating Reality's Effectiveness as a Destination Marketing Tool through Presence and Emotion|
Perception of Authenticity and its Key Aeterminant in Dining Experiences. Read more about it here.
|Wei Yii Teoh / Mark Teo|
Capturing Transformations: Culture’s role in Transformative Experiences
Yang (Subrina) Liu
The Development Plan of Dongguan Street: An Invaluable Historical and Cultural Heritage
|Yi Yang||A/P Michelle Whitford|
A/P Leonie Lockstone-Binney
|The Role of Spatial Order in Tourism Development: Conflict and Sustainable|