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Dr Mahla Darvish
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Mahlagha Darvish Motevali

Research Assistant Professor


Dr Mahlagha Darvishmotevali works as a Research Assistant Professor in the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Prior to joining SHTM in August 2021, she worked as an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management at the Near East University (NEU). Dr. Darvish received her doctoral degree in Tourism Management from Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU), Northern Cyprus, where she also worked as a Research Assistant.

Dr Darvish looks forward to working with researchers and outstanding students in the field of employees’ psychology & behavior, competitive strategies in tourism and hospitality, and strategic green management.

Education and Academic Qualifications

  • PhD (Eastern Mediterranean University)
  • MSc (Islamic Azad University –Sari Branch)
  • BA( Mazandaran University)

Academic and Professional Experience

  • Hospitality and Hotel Management, Tourism Management

Research Interests

  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Strategic Hospitality Management
  • Well-being
  • Strategic Management

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