Project Leader

Prof. Rob LAW

Deputy Director and Chair Professor, Asia-Pacific Academy of Economics and Management

Prof. Rob Law is University of Macau Development Foundation (UMDF) Chair Professor of Smart Tourism. He is also Honorary Professor of several other reputable universities. Prior to joining the University of Macau in July 2021, Prof. Law has worked in industry organizations and academic institutes.

Prof. Law is an active researcher. He has received 80+ research related awards and accolades (e.g. recognized as the most prolific tourism/hospitality researcher in the world over two decades from 2000 to 2019 – International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2021), as well as millions of USD external and internal research grants. Prof. Law has edited four books and published hundreds of research articles in first-tier academic journals. His publications have received 45,600+ citations, with h-index/i 10-index = 97/440 (http://scholar.google.com.hk/, accessed on July 1, 2021). In addition, Prof. Law serves different roles for 200+ research journals, and is a chair/committee member of more than 180 international conferences.

Research Team

Prof. Xinhua GU

Associate Professor

Faculty of Business and Administration

Prof. Rose Xiaoming LIU

Associate Professor

Faculty of Business Administration

Prof. Angus Chi Chiu LAM

Associate Professor

Faculty of Science and Technology

Prof. Thomas Man Hoi LOK

Associate Professor

Faculty of Science and Technology

Prof. Alfred Seng Fat WONG

Associate Professor

Faculty of Science and Technology

Prof. Grace Ying HO

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Business Administration