Prof. Metin Kozak (PhD)

Prof. Metin Kozak (PhD)

Dr. Metin Kozak holds a Ph.D. degree from Sheffield Hallam University, UK. He hascontributed a wider range of articles in top-tier journals, conference papers in morethan 40 countries and over 30 books released by international publishers. As aResearch Fellow in 2005-2006, he was affiliated with the University of Namur(Belgium) and as Visiting Professor at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HongKong SAR (2014-2015) and Bournemouth University, UK (July–August 2016). Onthe one side, he has involved in several tourism-based national and internationalresearch projects, particularly with my partners based in Europe and the US.Developing such partnerships has resulted in publishing quality journal papers,conference presentations and book chapters. On the other side, he has been invited asa guest lecturer to conduct seminars or lectures in more than 20 countries worldwide.He also has an extensive experience in taking parts in the organization of appr. 60tourism and hospitality conferences and webinars. He acts as the co-editorof Anatolia and the Fellow of the International Academy for the Study of Tourism(Hong Kong), Tourist Research Centre (Austria), and International Academy ofCulture, Hospitality and Tourism (USA). His research interests entail qualitymanagement, benchmarking, destination marketing, and consumer behavior. Hiscurrent affiliation is with Kadir Has University, Turkey. www.metinkozak.net