Doctor of Leisure Studies and Tourism Management
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
Yasong Wang developed extensive experiences in travel and tourism industry through serving for the International Travel and Lodging Corporations, as well as the leading tourism organizations.
Wang, Y. & Shiring, S., Sr. Cultural Representation Theory in Constructing Representations for U.S.A. in Chinese and U.S. Guidebooks. 22nd Asia Pacific Tourism Association (APTA) Annual Conference. Beijing, China, June, 2016.
“The Meaning of Hospitality: Do Employees Understand?” International
Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management.
Wang’s research includes leisure, recreation, and tourism for many years and he has lectured internationally. His articles on tourism have appeared in such prestigious publications as the Journal of Travel Research, Annals of
Tourism Research, Tourism, Culture & Communication Journal, Information
Technology and Tourism, and Tourism
Wang, Y. "Cultural representation theory in constructing representations of the United States in Chinese and US media." Tourism, Culture &
Communication, 16. (2016): 1-14.
CMAA Pittsburgh Chapter, Attended with the student members of CMAA.
Wang’s research interests include: