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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 pillars.
Amal Al Alawi
The Potentials, Challenges and Strategies for Developing Oman as an Event Tourism Destination. Find out more.
Bojana Spasojevic Sijacki
Air Transportation's Impact on Tourism Destination Competitiveness - Case Study of Queensland.
|Carlos Eugenio Zardini Filho|
Implementation of Para-Elite Sports Policies. Find out more.
Dan (Dannie) Huang
|A Dedicaton-Constraint Based Model of Innovation Resistance in the Context of Peer to Peer (P2P) Accommodation. Find out more.|
Dr Robyn Cameron
Charity Sponsorship in the Mass Participation Sport Event Context. Find out more.
Jinyan Chen (Emily)
Tracking Social Media Weibo to Understand Chinese Tourists' Travel Patterns in Australia. Find out more.
Hongbing (Thomas) Zhu
Prof Noel Scott
Experience Value Creation in Heritage Destinations. Find out more.
|Ida Kristine Fjelldal||Investigating Australian Tourism Destinations Reputation on Social Media.|
Cross-Cultural Consumer Perceptions and Behavioural Intentions towards Adventure Tourism. Find out more.
Tourism Adaption to Climate Change in two South Pacific SIDS: The Potential to Decrease Community Vulnerability and Foster Sustainable Tourism Development. Find out more.
|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. Find out more.
Md Ruhul Amin Mollah
Sport Tourism Development: Functional level collaboration between National Tourism Organizations (NTOs) and National Sport Organizations (NSOs). Find out more.
|Michael Aswin Winardi|
Emotional Intelligence (EI), Cultural Intelligence (CQ), and Conflict Management in the Hotel Industry. Find out more.
Mona Ji Hyun Yang
Are Host-Children Exploited or not?: Exploring Tourism Impacts on the Quality of Life of Host-Children in Developing Countries Through a Cultural Lens. Find out more.
Dr Oz Sahin (Griffith Engineering)
Renewable Energy Uptake in Tourist Accommodation. Find out more.
The Role of Technology in Understanding the Experience Expectations of Co-Creation.
|Putu Devi Rosalina||The Integrated Rural Tourism Towards Sustainable Development in Bali. Find out more.|
The Future is Now: Investigating Virtual Reality’s Effectiveness as a Tourism Marketing Tool through Presence and Emotion. Find out more.
Dr Margarida Abreu Novais
Understanding and conceptualising authenticity in dining experiences using online reviews. Find out more.
|Wei Yii (Mark) Teoh|
Understanding Transformative Tourism Experiences in a Cross-Cultural Setting. Find out more.
Yang (Subrina) Liu
The Development Plan of Dongguan Street: An Invaluable Historical and Cultural Heritage. Find out more.
|Yi Yang||A/P Michelle Whitford|
A/P Leonie Lockstone-Binney
From second home to tourism enclave community: A multiscale heterogeneous spatial analysis. Find out more.