Shanghai (China), 3 September 2018 —
Les Roches Jin Jiang International Hotel Management College, a branch campus of Les Roches Global Hospitality Education in Shanghai, China, has appointed Dr Emma Wong to the role of Dean.
Dr Emma Wong — Dean, Les Roches Jin Jiang
Dr Wong began her career in hospitality and brings over a decade of teaching and management experience in the higher education sector. She previously acted as Senior Manager of the Dean’s Office at Fanhai International School of Finance, a branch campus of Shanghai Fu Dan University.
From 2011 to 2014, Dr Wong served as Programme Leader for the MSc in International Event Management at the University of Surrey (UK). Her previous teaching experience includes roles as Lecturer in Yield Management at Angell Business School (Germany) and Lecturer in Hospitality and Tourism Management at Victoria University (Australia).
Dr Wong holds a PhD in Marketing from the University of New South Wales and an MPhil in Tourism from Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Born in Hong Kong, she is an Australian national.
We are delighted to welcome Emma to the leadership of Les Roches Jin Jiang” said Mr Michael M. Bao, Campus Director of Les Roches Jin Jiang. “With her extensive knowledge of hospitality and higher education, Emma will play an invaluable role in supporting our delivery of premium education and a quality learning environment.”
About Les Roches Global Hospitality Education
Founded in 1954, Les Roches Global Hospitality Education is a private institution based on the Swiss model of experiential learning, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in the fields of hospitality, tourism and event management. Les Roches prepares entrepreneurial and innovative graduates across a global network of campuses in Switzerland, Spain and China.
Part of Sommet Education, Les Roches is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC). Les Roches is ranked number six of the world’s top institutions for hospitality and leisure management and number three worldwide for employer reputation (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018).