Ecotourism: How to apply ecology in tourism?

Institute
NCHU
Category
History and Geography
Starts
2018-05-28
Length
7
Effort
2
Languages
English
Subtitles
No subtitles.
Kuo-Jung Chao
Education:
PhD in Tropical Plant Ecology, in Earth and Biosphere Institute, School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK

Experience:
Associate Professor in International Master Program of Agriculture, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan  Feb. 2017−present


Have been awarded as the “The Distinguished Award for General Education Teachers, National Chung Hsing University” in 2015. Offered courses include Tropical Rainforest Ecology, Topics in Ecology, Topics in Conservation Biology, Ecology, Plant Ecology in Taiwan, Plant Ecology and Biodiversity. Research interests include plant ecology, long-term monitoring forest dynamics, forest ecosystem carbon budgets, and forest conservation.

Chi-Ming Hsieh
Education:
Ph.D. in Park, Recreation, Tourism and Resource Studies, Michigan State University May 2010
Experience:
Associate Professor in International Bachelor Program of Agribusiness, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan Feb. 2018−present

Dr. Hsieh’s main research and teaching interests include: agricultural tourism (or rural tourism, leisure farm), ecotourism, community-based tourism & sustainable development, service quality audit and practices in tourism and travel, interpretation system services, and economics of tourism and recreation.  He earns certificates of Interpretive Guide of National Association for Interpretation (NAI), tour manager and tour guide (both English and Chinese) of Republic of China, and tour planning and design. 

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