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Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism | Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism

Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism

About this journal 

Journal ID: 40930

Aims and Scope 

The Centre for Research and Innovation in Tourism, Hospitality and Food Studies of the Division of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts, Taylor’s University under the guidance of the Centre for Research & Development, Taylor’s University, is publishing a bi-annual, peer reviewed, multidisciplinary journal.
The aim of the Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism is to promote and enhance research development and innovation in the field of hospitality and tourism. The journal seeks to provide an international platform for hospitality and tourism educators, postgraduate students and researchers, to debate and disseminate research findings, facilitate the discussion of new research areas and techniques, and highlight best practices for industry practitioners. The articles published in the journal will cover a multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary approach to studying the marketing, finance, economics and social aspects of hospitality and tourism. Papers dealing with theoretical, conceptual and empirical aspects of the subject matter will be considered for publication.
Article Categories
  • Annual review of trends
  • Applied research
  • Empirical research
  • Techniques & innovations
  • Management styles
  • Methods & principles
  • Short research notes
  • Book reviews
Articles published in APJIHT are on the basis of originality, importance and significant contribution to knowledge and practice in social science, science, the public, and policy making.

Editorial Board  


Kashif Hussain, Acting Director, Center for Research and Innovation in Tourism, Hospitality and Food Studies (CRiT), Taylor’s University, Malaysia

Board Members

Dimitrios Buhalis, Bournemouth University, UK
Kaye Chon, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Kadir Din, University Utara Malaysia, Malaysia
Dogan Gursoy, Washington State University, USA
C. Michael Hall, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Amran Hamzah, University Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
Perry Hobson, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Badaruddin Mohamed, University Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Fevzi Okumus, University of Central Florida, USA
Jean-Pierre Poulain, University of Toulouse II-Le Mirail, France
John Tribe, University of Surrey, UK
Malachi Edwin Vethamani, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Bihu (Tiger) Wu, Peking University, China

Advisory Members

Nuraisyah Chua Abdullah, University Teknologi Mara, Malaysia
Levent Altinay, Oxford Brookes University, UK
Neethiahnanthan Ari Ragavan, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Norman Au, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Frederic Bouchon, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Ahmet Ozturk Bulent, Central Florida University, USA
Christina Geng-Ging Chi, Washington State University, USA
Allan de Guzman, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
Yusel Ekinci, Oxford Brookes University, UK
Smitha Geetha, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Faridah Hassan, University Teknology MARA, Malaysia
Sotiris Hji-Avgoustis, Ball State University, USA
Stanislav Ivanov, International University College, Bulgaria
Christian Kahl, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Jay Kandampully, Ohio State University, USA
Suresh Kannan, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Woody Kim, Florida State University, USA
Azilah Kasam, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia
Sonia Khan, H.P. University, India
Catheryn Khoo-Lattimore, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Cyrille Laporte, University of Toulouse II-Le Mirail, France
Emily Ma, Griffith University, Australia
Parikshat Singh Manhas, University of Jammu, India
Paul J. McVety, Johnson and Wales University, USA
Salleh Mohd Radzi, University Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Paolo Mura, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Halil Nadiri, Eastern Mediterranean University, North Cyprus
Alexandru Nedelea, Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava, Romania
Pradeep Kumar Nair, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Vikneswaran Nair, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Ruben Mediona Nayve JR, Council of Economics Educators, Philippines
Christy Ng Yen Nee, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Nor’ain Othman, University Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Michael Ottenbacher, Heilbronn University, Germany
Radesh Palakurthi, University of Memphis, USA
Ramachandran Ponnan, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Sushila Devi S. Rajaratnam, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Sridar Ramachandran, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
Scott Richardson, Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School, Australia
Regina Schlüter, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes, Argentina
Mohit Shahi, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Heike Schanze, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Chong Li Choo, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Ahmed Shuib, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
Marianna Sigala, University of the Aegean, Greece
Vineetha Sinha, National University Singapore, Singapore
Pimtong Tavitiyaman, SPEED, Hong Kong
Toney K. Thomas, Taylor’s University, Malaysia
Laurence Tibere, University of Toulouse II-Le Mirail, France
Muzaffer S. Uysal, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA
Atila Yuksel, Adnan Menderes University, Turkey
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