The Richardson Family SmartState Center of Economic Excellence in Tourism and Economic Development was established in 2010 with a specific goal to encourage research directly applicable to tourism in South Carolina.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
SmartState Welcomes International Tourism Expert
Dr. Ying Wang, international tourism expert and esteemed colleague, recently visited the University of South Carolina. Dr. Wang, is a Lecturer (equivalent to Assistant Professor in the US) with the Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management at Griffith University, Australia. Her research interests lie in destination management and marketing, tourist experience and hotel management. Her work has appeared in internationally recognized journals including Annals of Tourism Research, Journal of Travel Research, International Journal of Hospitality Management, and Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research.