Professor Sangwon Park is a Professor at the College of Hotel and Tourism Management at Kyung Hee University and Visiting Professor at the School of Hotel and Tourism Management at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Professor Park has taught at the University of Surrey in the UK and has served as Deputy Head of Hospitality Management. Professor Park has been awarded a PhD Degree from Temple University, USA (Business Administration) and received a Master’s Degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management with a Statistics minor from the University of Missouri – Columbia, USA. His primary research interests include information technology in tourism and hospitality, tourism big data/AI, and digital marketing. He has published a number of journal papers in the fields of tourism, urban planning and big data.
Professor Park has received numerous best journal and conference paper awards. Indeed, he is a recipient of ‘Emerging Scholar of Distinction’ from the International Academy of the Study of Tourism and selected as ‘PhD Alumni Outstanding Early Career’ from Fox School of Business at Temple University