- Jul 2015Best Paper Award (3rd International Conference on Hospitality, Leisure, Sports, and Tourism, Tokyo, Japan)
- Dec 2013Excellent Teacher of the Year, STM, SYSU
- Dec 2012Excellent Teacher of the Year, STM, SYSU
- School of Tourism Management (STM)Guangzhou, China
I got my bachelor’s and master’s degrees in tourism management from East China Normal University and then my doctoral degree in human geography from The University of Hong Kong. After graduation, I joined School of Tourism Management, Sun Yat-sen University. My research focuses on: event management, tourism geographies, social/environmental tourist psychology, and philosophy of tourism. To date, I have published 14 peer-reviewed journal articles (7 in SSCI).