Dr. Tingting (Elle) Li joined Middlesex University London in 2017 as a Lecturer in Tourism. Elle holds a PhD in Tourism Management from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and MPhil and MA in Tourism Geography from the University of Hong Kong. Her current research interests center on the sociological and geographical perspectives of tourism, dedicated to exploring interrelated research avenues of diaspora tourism, mobility, sense of place, subjective well-being, etc. Her research has been published in several top-tier journals, including Tourism Management, Annals of Tourism Research, and Tourism Geographies.
Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese)
French (Certificate of Advanced French, HKU)
Elle has been engaged in teaching a range of tourism subjects, including Event Management, Airline Management, Research Methods, China Tourism Resources, and Marketing Theories and Practices.
Peer Reviewed Journal Articles:
Elle also obtained research funding from the following organizations:
2010-2014 Postgraduate Research Funding, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2010-2014 Research Associated Funding, School of Hotel and Tourism Management, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2008-2010 Postgraduate Research Funding, the University of Hong Kong
Elle is acting as reviewer for several journals, including Tourism Management, Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, Tourism Geographies, Tourism Management Perspectives, Journal of China Tourism Research, etc.
She also served as reviewer committee member of Asia Pacific CHRIE Conference, Global Tourism & Hospitality Conference and Tourism Forum.