Van is from Victoria University Business School and is also a student representative on the Research and Research Training Committee. 

Her PhD research focuses on innovation, productivity, firm performance and tourism economics. She completed both her Bachelor of Business (International Business) and Masters by Research (Economics) with first class honours.

Van has experience in teaching quantitative units such as Applied Statistics for Business and Strategic International Trade Operations. She has also participated in several research projects and presented her research output at prestigious academic conferences in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam and Italy.

Van is a recipient of the 2017 Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research and Research Training. The two papers drawn from her Masters by Research thesis have been published in top-tier tourism journals Tourism Management and Tourism Economics.

Van can assist with:

  • statistics and quantitative analysis
  • statistical software – SPSS, STATA
  • quantitative and qualitative research design
  • questionnaire design, data collection and interview
  • conferences presentation – PowerPoint, Oral, Poster
  • scholarly publishing, peer-review process, research impact
  • proposal development
  • research databases
  • reference management – EndNote
  • Turnitin and plagiarism
  • document/chapter/thesis formatting
  • candidature procedure and university policies
  • research scholarship applications.

Contact details

Van is available online only on Tuesdays (24 March - 31 July 2020), 11am-1pm.

Book an appointment with Van.

The Research Ambassadors can be contacted online only on Tuesdays (24 March - 31 July 2020), 11am-2pm or according to agreed time with the Research Ambassador:

  • via email: [email protected]
  • on Skype (look for contact name 'vuseekra') or other tools such as WebEx and Jabber.