Tien is a final-year PhD student at Victoria University Business School and a Vice-President (Research) for Victoria University Postgraduate Association (VUPA).  She specialises in mixed methods research design. Her research focuses on tourism, cruise tourism impacts, marketing, and community.

Tien has had more than 10 years of working experience in the tourism industry and at university in Vietnam. She has experience teaching marketing and tourism units such as Marketing Management, Tourism Marketing, and Service Marketing. She has presented her research output at prestigious academic conferences in Australia and Vietnam.

Tien can assist with:

  • quantitative and qualitative research design
  • statistics and quantitative analysis
  • content and thematic analysis for qualitative data
  • protocol for interview, data collection for individual/group interview
  • questionnaire design, data collection and interview
  • statistical software: NVivo, SPSS, AMOS
  • Qualtrics – survey generating program
  • conferences presentation – PowerPoint, oral, poster
  • proposal development
  • reference management – EndNote
  • plagiarism detection software and plagiarism
  • QUEST – Ethics applications
  • document/chapter/thesis formatting, and professional PowerPoint design
  • candidature procedure and university policies
  • time management.


Contact details

Tien is available for online appointments only. Book an appointment with Tien.

The Research Ambassadors provide support via online appointments throughout the year, except on Victorian public holidays or University closures. Bookings are essential. Book an appointment with a Research Ambassador.