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Dr Minhee Jung

Lecturer in Tourism and Events Management

Plymouth Business School (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)

Biography

Biography

Minhee is a Lecturer in Tourism and Events Management. She gained her BA in Psychology at the Chungbuk National University in South Korea and MSc in International Events Management at the University of Surrey in the UK. At the same university, she completed her doctoral degree on the role of social capital and trust in community-based tourism stakeholder collaboration. Minhee is continuing her research on stakeholder relationships such as collaboration and community resilience and expanding her research expertise into tourism policy and sustainable tourism development.


Lecturer in Tourism and Events Management

Programme Leader of BSc (Hons) Events Management


Qualifications

  • PhD, Sustainable Tourism, University of Surrey, UK
  • MSc, International Events Management, University of Surrey, UK
  • BA, Psychology and English, Chungbuk National University, South Korea

Professional membership

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Teaching

Teaching

Teaching interests

  • Tourism Industry and Practice
  • Tourism Impact and Society
  • Research Methods
  • Experiential Practice
  • Events Management
  • Psychology of Events
  • Marketing, Delivering and Evaluating Events Projects

Research

Research

Research interests

  • Social capital and trust research
  • Community-based tourism
  • Stakeholder collaboration
  • Community Resilience
  • Tourism policy
  • Power relations
  • Risk management in the event industry