Portrait of Dr Hanqun Song Dr Hanqun Song

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h.song@hud.ac.uk | 01484 472852



Biography

Position: Senior Lecturer, Department of Logistics, Operations, Hospitality and Marketing
Qualifications: PhD, MSc, BBA

Hanqun is a Lecturer in Tourism and Hospitality Management. He obtained his PhD degree in tourism marketing from Griffith University, Australia. He also received a Master of Science in Hotel Management from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Jiangnan University, China. He worked in the hotel and tourism industry in China for more than three years.

Research and Scholarship

Hanqun’s research focuses on tourism and hospitality marketing issues, such as travel decision-making, destination image, and tourist perception. He has published a number of journal articles.

Publications and Other Research Outputs

2017

Song, H (2017) ‘Females and tourism activities: an insight for all-female tours in Hong KongJournal of China Tourism Research , 13 (1), pp. 83-102. ISSN 1938-8160

Song, H., Sparks, B. and Wang, Y. (2017) ‘Exploring disagreement prevention and resolution in travel decision-making of young Chinese travellersJournal of Travel and Tourism Marketing , 34 (2), pp. 257-273. ISSN 1540-7306

Youn, H., Kim, J. and Song, H. (2017) ‘The Leading Causes and Consequences of Citizenship Pressure in the Hotel IndustryInternational Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management , 29 (6), pp. 1541-1559. ISSN 0959-6119

2016

Song, H., Liu, K. and Huang, T. (2016) ‘Understanding Mainland Chinese tourists’ motivation and constraints of visiting TaiwanJournal of China Tourism Research , 12 (3-4), pp. 394-413. ISSN 1938-8160

Dennett, A. and Song, H. (2016) ‘Why tourists thirst for authenticity – and how they can find itThe Conversation . ISSN 2044-5032

Song, H (2016) ‘Theatrical performance in the tourism industry: An Importance-Satisfaction AnalysisJournal of Vacation Marketing , 22 (2), pp. 129-141. ISSN 1356-7667

2015

Song, H. and Huang, Y. (2015) ‘Mainland Chinese travellers' constraints of visiting Taiwan’. In: 2015 Global Overseas Chinese Hospitality & Tourism Industry-academic Cooperation Forum & International Academic Conference, 15-18th November 2015, Taipei Taiwan

2014

Song, H., Sparks, B. and Wang, Y. (2014) ‘Understanding how Chinese independent travellers make a group travel decision’. In: 11th New Zealand Tourism and Hospitality Research Conference, 9-12th December 2014, Hamilton, New Zealand

Song, H., Sparks, B. and Wang, Y. (2014) ‘Reaching agreement in travel-related decisions: Evidence from Chinese independent travellers’. In: Proceedings of the G20 First East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream. Queensland: Griffith University,. . ISBN 9781922216649

Hsu, C. and Song, H. (2014) ‘A Visual Analysis of Destinations in Travel MagazinesJournal of Travel & Tourism Marketing , 31 (2), pp. 162-177. ISSN 1054-8408

Song, H., Sparks, B. and Wang, Y. (2014) ‘Chinese travellers' group decision-making process’. In: CAUTHE 2014: Tourism and Hospitality in the Contemporary World: Trends, Changes and Complexity. Brisbane: The University of Queenland. . ISBN 9780987050755

2013

Hsu, C. and Song, H. (2013) ‘Destination image in travel magazines: A textual and pictorial analysis of Hong Kong and MacauJournal of Vacation Marketing , 19 (3), pp. 253-268. ISSN 1356-7667

Song, H., Sparks, B. and Wang, Y. (2013) ‘Mainland Chinese group travel decision-making process’. In: The 3rd Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, 25-30th June 2013, Taipei Taiwan

Song, H. and Hsu, C. (2013) ‘The Image of Taiwan as a Travel Destination: Perspectives from Mainland ChinaJournal of Travel & Tourism Marketing , 30 (3), pp. 253-271. ISSN 1054-8408

2012

Hsu, C. and Song, H. (2012) ‘Projected Images of Major Chinese Outbound DestinationsAsia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research , 17 (5), pp. 577-593. ISSN 1094-1665

Song, H. and Cheung, C. (2012) ‘What Makes Theatrical Performances Successful in China's Tourism Industry?Journal of China Tourism Research , 8 (2), pp. 159-173. ISSN 1938-8160

2011

Sun, T. and Song, H. (2011) ‘Destination image projection of Hong Kong and Macau : Insights from China's travel magazines’. In: International Conference on Hospitality & Leisure Applied Research I-CHLAR, 7-8th July 2011, Lyon, France

Song, H. and Hsu, C. (2011) ‘Spiritual sanctuary or business : a case of the Shaolin Temple, China’. In: 9th APacCHRIE Conference : Hospitality and tourism education : from a vision to an icon, 2-5th June 2011, Kowloon, Hong Kong

2010

Song, H. and Cheung, C. (2010) ‘Attributes affecting the level of tourist satisfaction with and loyalty towards theatrical performance in China: Evidence from a qualitative studyInternational Journal of Tourism Research , 12 (6), pp. 665-679. ISSN 1099-2340

Song, H. and Cheung, C. (2010) ‘Factors Affecting Tourist Satisfaction with Theatrical Performances: A Case Study of 'The Romance of the Song Dynasty' in Hangzhou, ChinaJournal of Travel & Tourism Marketing , 27 (7), pp. 708-722. ISSN 1054-8408

2009

Song, H. and Cheung, C. (2009) ‘Attributes affecting tourists' satisfaction and loyalty towards theatrical performance in China’. In: 8th Asia Pacific Forum for Graduate Students Research in Tourism, 7-9th July 2009, Seoul, South Korea

Esteem

Honours and Awards

  • July 2015
    • Emerald Citations of Excellence for 2015
       
  • February 2015
    • Publication Assistance Scholarship Scheme, Griffith University, Australia
       
  • June 2013
    • Best Paper Award
      The third Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing & Management, Taipei, Taiwan
       
  • August 2011 - February 2015
    • Griffith University Postgraduate Research Scholarship
      Griffith University, Australia
       
  • August 2011 - February 2015
    • International Postgraduate Research Scholarship
      Griffith University, Australia
       
  • July 2008
    • Dr Terry Lam Memorial Scholarship
      The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong SAR.


Reviewer

  • Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing
  • Journal of Destination Marketing and Management
  • Journal of China Tourism Research
  • Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research
  • Journal of Borderlands Studies
     

Research Degree Supervision

Teaching and Professional Activities

I am responsible for three modules:

  • International tourism;
  • Destination marketing and management;
  • Management theory and practice for the hospitality, travel and tourism industries