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Dr Thu-Huong Nguyen

PhD(VU), MBus Tourism (VU), BBus Tourism (Friedrich Lizt, Germany)

Lecturer, College of Business

Publications

Book chapters

Nguyen, T.H., King, B.E.M. (2004) "The culture of tourism in the diaspora: The case of the Vietnamese community in Australia:, in D.J. Timothy an T. Coles (eds.) Travel to Promised Lands: Tourism, Space and Diaspora, London: Routledge

Nguyen, T.H. and King, B.E.M. (2002) "International travel and the migrant experience - the Vietnamese in Australia", in A.Williams and M.Hall (eds.) Tourism and Migration: New Relationship between Production and Consumption, Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers

Journal articles

Nguyen, T.H., King, B.E.M. and Turner, L. (2003) "Travel behaviour and migrant cultures: The Vietnamese in Australia", Tourism, Culture and Communication, 4(2)

Nguyen, T.H., Waryszak, R.Z., and King, B.E.M. (1999) "A Psychographic Segmentation of Australia's Vietnamese Community", Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research 1(3): 9-18

Nguyen, T.H. and King, B.E.M. (1998) "Migrant Homecomings: Viet Kieu Attitudes Towards Travelling Back to Vietnam, Pacific Tourism Review 1(4): 349-361

Conference papers

Nguyen, T.H. and Polonsky, M. (2003) "Migrant Acculturation and Consumption Motivations: An Empirical Study of the Vietnamese", ANZMAC Conference Proceedings, Adelaide Australia

Nguyen, T.H., King, B.E.M. and Turner, L. (2003) "Culture, identity and diaspora tourism: An empirical study of the Vietnamese community in Australia", Conference Proceedings, the 9th Annual APTA Conference, Sydney Australia

Nguyen, T.H., King, B.E.M. and Turner, L. (2002) "Travel Behaviour and Migrant Cultures: The Vietnamese in Australia", Conference Proceeding, 8th Annual Adia Pacific Tourism Association (APTA)Conference, Dalian, China

Nguyen, T.H. and King, B.E.M. (2002) "Migrant travel Behaviour and Its Cultural Context: The Case of the Viet Kieu Community in Austalia", in 12th International research CAUTHE Conference Proceedings, Fremantle, Western Australia

Nguyen, T.H. and King, B.E.M. (2000) "Migrant Communities and Tourism Consumption", in ATLAS Asia Conference proceedings Marketing Identities: Asian Tourism in the 21st century, Hainan Island, China

Nguyen, T.H. and King, B.E.M.(2000) "The Viet Kieu in Australia: Migrant Community Travel Behaviour and Its Cultural Context", in the 10th CAUTHE Conference proceedings, Mt. Bulla - Victoria, Australia

Nguyen, T.H. and King, B.E.M. (1996) "Tourism and The Vietnamese Community in Australia", in conference proceedings: Pacific Rim Tourism 2000: Issues, Interrelations, Inhibitors, Centre for Tourism Studies, Waiariki Polytechnic Rotorua, New Zealand

Professional experience

Over 10 years of working experience in Germany, Vietnam and Australia.

Occupied Senior Management roles with the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), Vietnam.

Consulting experience with tourism airlines and pharmaceutical industry.

Teaching responsibilities

Coordination

Undergraduate unit: BHO3510 Hospitality, Tourism & Events Industry Project

Postgraduate unit: BHO6505 Marketing Management

Professional membership

  • Council of Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE)
  • CRC in Sustainable Tourism.

Portfolios

Areas of expertise

  • International marketing
  • Migrant communities and travel behaviour
  • Quantitative research methods
  • Sustainable tourism
  • Tourism and culture
  • Tourism in developing countries
  • Tourism in the Asia Pacific region

Contact details

+61 3 9919 1268