PhD Projects

Exploring the public discourse around Chinese Outbound Tourism in Western mass media and on social media (working title) 

Analyzing cultural localization in online tourism promotion

The digital birth of an African city: the case of Douala

2019 – 2022

PhD Student: Lea Hasenzahl 

2016 – 2020

Author: Dr. Emanuele Mele 

2012 – 2019

Author: Dr. Marta Pucciarelli

Exploring the experiences of instructors teaching massive open online courses in tourism and hospitality : a mixed methods approach 

Social dimensions of public large-scale wi-fi networks : the cases of a municipal and a community wireless network


Community multimedia centers in Mozambique exploring and experimenting co-design

 

2015 – 2018

Author: Prof. Dr. Jingjing Lin 

2010 – 2018

Author: Dr. Anna Picco-Schwendener

 

2011 – 2017

Author: Dr. Salomão David Cumbula

 

 

Gamified Learning in Tourism Education. A Case of Southern African Secondary Schools

Social representations of community multimedia centres in Mozambique


Confidence in technology use: the development and validation of a technological, pedagogical, and content self-efficacy scale for teachers

2011 – 2016

Author: Dr. Asta Audkaite

2010 – 2014

Author: Dr. Sara Vanini

2009 – 2014

Author: Dr. Franesca Fanni

eLearning courses about national tourism destinations : destination management organizations’ offers and travel agents’ perceptions and motivations

Destination reputation in online media: Covered topics and perceived online dominant opinion

Destination online travel reviews : An argumentative and textual genre perspective


2009 – 2013

Author: Dr. Nadzeya Kalbaska

2009 – 2013

Author: Dr. Elena Marchiori

2008 – 2013

Author: Dr. Silvia De Ascaniis

Exploring the public discourse around Chinese Outbound Tourism in Western mass media and on social media (working title)

2019 – 2022

 PhD Student: Lea Hasenzahl

Analyzing cultural localization in online tourism promotion

2016 – 2020

Author: Dr. Emanuele Mele

The digital birth of an African city: the case of Douala

2012 – 2019

Author: Dr. Marta Pucciarelli

Exploring the experiences of instructors teaching massive open online courses in tourism and hospitality : a mixed methods approach

2015 – 2018

Author: Prof. Dr. Jingjing Lin

Social dimensions of public large-scale wi-fi networks: the cases of a municipal and a community wireless network

2010 – 2018

Author: Dr. Anna Picco-Schwendener

Community multimedia centers in Mozambique exploring and experimenting co-design

2011 – 2017

Author: Dr. Salomão David Cumbula

Gamified Learning in Tourism Education. A Case of Southern African Secondary Schools

2011 – 2016

Author: Dr. Asta Audkaite

 

Social representations of community multimedia centres in Mozambique

2010 – 2014

Author: Dr. Sara Vanini 

 

Confidence in technology use: the development and validation of a technological, pedagogical, and content self-efficacy scale for teachers

2009 – 2014

Author: Dr. Francesca Fanni

 

eLearning courses about national tourism destinations : destination management organizations’ offers and travel agents’ perceptions and motivations

2009 – 2013

Author: Dr. Nadzeya Kalbaska

Destination reputation in online media : Covered topics and perceived online dominant opinion

2009 – 2013

Author: Dr. Elena Marchiori

Destination online travel reviews : An argumentative and textual genre perspective

2008 – 2013

Author: Dr. Silvia De Acaniis