Dr. Nguyen Thi Hong Hai

Greenwich University, UK

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Dr Hai Nguyen

Dr Hai Nguyen is a Senior Lecturer in Events Management. Prior to joining the University of Greenwich, she studied and worked at Hue University (Vietnam), The School of Travel Industry Management (USA), NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences (The Netherlands), the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Hong Kong) and Macau University of Science and Technology (Macau).

She has international academic experience and enjoys working with colleagues and students from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Dr Nguyen's current research focuses on Vietnam tourism, heritage tourism, special events and festivals, and destination management. Dr Nguyen's responsibilities within the University include:

Involved in teaching a range of courses for events and tourism management programmes, at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels;

Dissertation supervisor and personal tutor. Dr Nguyen's areas of research interests include:

Heritage Tourism

Special Events and Festivals

Destination Marketing and Management

Tourist Behaviours


Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

The Asia Pacific Tourism Association (APTA)

The International Tourism Studies Association (ITSA)

The Institute of Hospitality

Key funded projects

University of Greenwich, Faculty of Business – Small Research Grant: Understanding residents' attitudes to tourism through social representations (2018-2019)

Macau Foundation: The Destination Image of Vietnam among Macau Outbound Travellers (2017-2018)