Posts by Lucy Frank

A new urban sustainability evaluation based on the DPSIR dynamic model: A case study in Shaanxi Province, China

The project summary below was prepared by visiting scholar Associate Professor Shidong Liu (Stone), from the School of History-Culture and Tourism at Xi’an University. … Read More

Will the cruise industry recover from COVID-19?

The COVID-19 crisis has had devastating impacts on the global tourism industry. The cruise industry has been particularly impacted. Some are wondering if cruise tourism… Read More

Meet Dr Sera Vada

Dr Sera Vada completed her PhD with the Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management at Griffith University in 2019. Her PhD thesis examined the… Read More

Meet Dr Arghavan (Hana) Hadinejad

Hana is a researcher and sessional lecturer at Griffith University, Queensland, Australia. Hana’s research focuses on cognitive psychology, emotion, attitude, advertisement and destination marketing. She… Read More

Meet Ingo Janowski

Ingo Janowski is a PhD candidate at the Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management at Griffith University and a member of the Griffith Institute… Read More

Meet Johanna Loehr

Johanna Loehr is a PhD Candidate at GIFT and the Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management, Griffith University. Johanna’s PhD focuses on examining what… Read More

New Appointment: Director, Griffith Institute for Tourism

Professor Chris Fleming has been appointed Director of the Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT), commencing in the role in early 2020. Chris is currently the… Read More

Tourism for People, Planet and Profit

The Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT), in collaboration with the Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development (DITID), hosted a joint seminar on Tourism for People,… Read More

Tourism economic assessment of Western Downs region: a brief summary

The Griffith Institute for Tourism recently worked with the Western Downs region on an economic assessment of tourism to the region. Below is a… Read More

The Commonwealth Games Symposium was a Success

Last week The Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management and the Griffith Institute for Tourism hosted the Commonwealth Games Symposium.  This was an opportunity for researchers… Read More

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