Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Dr Jeetesh Kumar

  • Senior Lecturer II

  • School of Hosp,Tourism & Events
    Faculty of Social Sciences & Leisure Management
  •    +603-56295432 Ext. 5413
  •   jeetesh.kumar@taylors.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Senior Lecturer II, School of Hospitality, Tourism and Events - Faculty of Hospitality, Food and Leisure Management, 10/01/2017 to 23/12/2018
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Hospitality & Tourism), TAYLOR'S UNIVERSITY, Malaysia
  • Professional Master in Intern. Tourism & Hosp. Mgmt, TAYLOR'S UNIVERSITY, Malaysia
  • Master of Business Administration, HAMDARD UNIVERSITY, KARACHI, Pakistan
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons), HAMDARD UNIVERSITY, KARACHI, Pakistan
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Business Tourism, MICE, Events , Economic Impacts (Business Tourism, Economic Impacts, Economic Modeling, Tourist Behaviour and Satisfaction)
TEACHING
(Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Month/Year)
  • Business of Hospitality and Tourism , Diploma, Taylor's University (03/2018)
  • Business of Tourism, Recreation and Events , Foundation , Taylor's University (01/2018)
  • Tour and Travel Operations Management 1, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2018)
  • Contemporary Issues in Tourism & Events, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2018)
  • TOURISM GEOGRAPHY, Diploma, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • CULTURE AND HERITAGE, Diploma, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • MEETINGS AND INCENTIVES , Diploma, Taylor's University (05/2017)
  • TOUR AND TRAVEL OPERATION 1, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Book Chapter
2019
  • Investigating the factors affecting tourism development in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
2015
  • Kumar, J., Hussain, K., & Kannan, S. (2015). Review of the Book Overbooked: The Exploding Business of Travel and Tourism by Becker, E. (2013). Asia Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism, 2(2), 243-245.
     
Article in Journals
2018
  • 2. Kumar, J., Fukey, L. N., & Garg, A. (2018). In-Depth Review of Micro-Economic Analysis of Business Tourists Spending. APJIHT, 7(2), 39-50. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Manhas, P. S., Hussain, K., Kumar, J., & Sharma, P. (2018). Tourism Endorsement in Sacred Jammu and Kashmir: A Research on Peace and Tranquillity. Ottoman: Journal of Tourism and Management Research, 3(1), 213-226. http://doi.org/10.26465/ojtmr.2018319505/
     
2017
  • Garg. A, & Kumar, J. (2017). Exploring Customer Satisfaction with University Cafeteria Food Services. An Empirical Study of Temptation Restaurant at Taylor’s University, Malaysia. EJTHR, Forthcoming.
     
  • Hussain K., Kumar J., Kannan S., Nor M.M.(2017). Investigating the size and economic value of the business tourist market in Malaysia. Event Management, 21(4), pp.497-514 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Garg. A, & Kumar, J. (2017). The Impact of Risk Perception and Factors on Tourists’ Decision Making for Choosing the Destination Uttarakhand, India. OTTOMAN Journal of Tourism and Management Research, 2(2), 144-160.
      
  • Kumar, J., Garg, A., & Sangaran, G. (2017). Consumer Preferences for Hotel Brand and Brand Sustainability: Luxury Hotels in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Journal on Tourism Sustainability, 1(1), 15-29.
     
2016
  • Kumar, J. (2016). Exploring The Relationship between Conference Tourist’s Expenditure, Experience and Satisfaction: a Case Study of KLCC, Malaysia. International Journal of Hospitality and Tourism (IJOHAT), 6(2), 47-55.
     
  • Kumar, J., & Hussain, K. (2016). Factors Affecting Medical Tourism Destination Selection: A Malaysian Perspective. International Interdisciplinary Business-Economics Advancement Journal (IIBA), 1(1), 1-10.
     
  • Hussain, K., & Kumar, J. (2016). Destination Perception and Loyalty: Exploring the Difference between Local and Foreign Tourists. Journal of Tourism (JOT), 26(2), 29-42.
     
  • Fukey, L. N., Kumar, J., Balasubramanian, K. (2016). Relationship Marketing a Proposed Term for Hotel Industry: A conceptual study. Journal of Tourism, Hospitality & Culinary Arts (JTHCA), 8(1), 1-16.
     
2015
  • Balasubramanian, K., Balraj, A., Kumar, J., & Jay Kumar, (2015). Customer Preference’s to select a Restaurant through Smart Phone Applications: An Exploratory Study. Advanced Science Letters, 21(5), 1489-1493. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Jay Kumar, V., Balasubramanian, K., Kumar, J., Francis, R. S., & Sangaran, G. (2015). Hotel Career Perceptions of Final Year Hospitality Degree Students. Advanced Science Letters, 21(6), 1956-1959. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Sangaran, G., & Kumar, J. (2015). The Effects of Job Satisfaction towards Employee Turnover in the Hotel Industry: A Case Study of Hotels in Kuala Lumpur City Center. Journal of Tourism and Hospitality, 4(1), 142. doi:10.4172/2167-0269.1000142
     
2014
  • Kumar. J., & Hussain, K. (2014). Evaluating Tourism's Economic Effects: Comparison of Different Approaches. Procedia – Social and Behavioural Sciences, 144, 360-365. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Hussain, K., Ari Ragavan, N. & Kumar, J. (2014). Micro Impacts and Benefits of Business Tourism in Malaysia: A Comparative Analysis for The year 2011-2012. Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism, 3(2), 261-281.
     
  • 24. Hussain, K., Ari Ragavan, N., Kumar, J., & Nayve Jr, R.M. (2014). Micro-impacts and Benefits of Business Tourism in Malaysia: A case Study of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism, 3(1), 107–130.
     
  • Konar. R., Kumar, J. & Hussain, K. (2014). Perception Of Terrorism In Hotel Industry: A Case Study of Pakistan’s Hoteliers. TEAM Journal of Hospitality & Tourism, 11(1), 41-53.
     
  • Kumar, J., & Hussain, K. (2014). A Review of Assessing the Economic Impact of Business Tourism: Issues and Approaches. International Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Systems, 7(2), 49-55.
     
  • Kumar, J., & Yang, C. L. (2014). Service Quality and Loyalty of International Students Studying in the Field of Hospitality and Tourism. Malaysian Online Journal of Education Management, 2(3), 97-118.
     
Article in Proceeding
2017
  • Kumar, J., Garg, A., & Sangaran, G. (2017). Consumer Preferences for Hotel Brand and Brand Sustainability: Luxury Hotels in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Paper Presentation at 8th International Conference Sustainable Tourism Development: Issues, Challenges & Debates, 25-28 April 2017, Kathmandu, Nepal.
     
  • Kumar, J., Fukey, L. N., & Garg, A. (2017). In-Depth Review of Micro-Economic Analysis of Business Tourists Spending. Paper Presentation at 8th International Conference Sustainable Tourism Development: Issues, Challenges & Debates, 25-28 April 2017, Kathmandu, Nepal.
     
  • Kumar, J., Fukey, L. N., & Garg, A. (2017). Exploration of Factors Affecting Inbound ASEAN Tourists Growth in Malaysia. Paper Presentation at ISETE International Conference, 4th February 2017, Bengaluru, India.
     
2016
  • Konar, R., Mothiravally, V., & Kumar, J. (2016). Tourism Typologies and Satisfaction Level of Inbound ASEAN Tourists: Perspective from Malaysia. Paper Presentation at Asia Tourism Forum 2016 – The 12th Biennial Conference of Hospitality and Tourism Industry in Asia (ATF-16). Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. doi:10.2991/atf-16.2016.91 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
2015
  • Hussain, K.; Ekiz, E.; Bouchon, F., & Kumar, J. (2015). Knowing the Unknown Country? The Security Perception of Foreign Tourists Before and After Visiting North Cyprus. Paper Presentation at 2nd International Conference on Finance and Economics 2015, At Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Volume: 1st Issue Year 2015.
     
  • Kumar, J., Hussain, K., & Kannan, S. (2015). Positive Vs Negative Economic Impacts of Tourism Development: A Review of Economic Impact Studies. Paper Presentation at 21st Asia Pacific Tourism Association Annual Conference. May 14 - 17, 2015, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
     
2014
  • Hussain, K., Ragavan, N. A. & Kumar, J. (May 2014). A Periodic Comparison of Micro Impacts and Benefits of Business Tourism in Malaysia. Paper Presentation at 12th APacCHIRE Conference 2014, Taylor’s University, Subang Jaya, Malaysia.
     
  • Kumar. J., & Hussain, K. (2014). Evaluating Tourism's Economic Effects: Comparison of Different Approaches. Procedia – Social and Behavioural Sciences, 144, 360-365. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Kumar, J., Hussain, K. & Ali. F. (2014). A Review of Cogent Refection on the Economic Impact Assessment of Conferences – MICE Tourism. SHS Web of Conferences, 12, 4th International Conference on Tourism Research (4ICTR), http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/shsconf/20141201006 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Kumar, J., & Hussain, K. (May 2014). Estimating the Economic Impact of Business Tourism: A Review of Issues and Methods. Paper Presentation at 12th APacCHRIE Conference 2014, Taylor’s University, Subang Jaya, Malaysia.
     
  • Kumar, J., & Hussain, K. (May 2014). Evaluating Tourism’s Economic Effects: Comparison of Different Approaches. Paper Presentation at 5th Asia-Euro Conference 2014, Taylor’s University, Subang Jaya, Malaysia.
2012
  • Kumar, J., Hussain, K. & Shahi, M. (May 2012). An Evaluation of the Factors for Medical Tourism Destination Selection. Paper presentation at 11th APF and ICES Conference 2012, Hong Kong Sar, China.
     
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Positioning Malaysia as a Duty-Free Destination: An Investigation to Estimate Economic Impacts of Duty-Free Markets in Malaysia, Project Leader, 2018 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
  • Travel Behaviour Modelling, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2020 (Taylor's University)
EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • OTTOMAN: Journal of Tourism and Management Research, 2017 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • MIHM - The impact of WOM: An investigation into the role of trust in tourist websites. Taylor's University , 2017 to 2017 (Thesis)
  • International Journal On-Tourism & Sustainability, 2017 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • International Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Management in Digital Age (IJTHMDA), 2016 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • e-Review of Tourism Research (eRTR), 2015 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism (APJIHT), 2014 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management (IJCHM), 2012 to 2012 (Article in Journal)
  • Tourism Educators Association of Malaysia (TEAM), 2012 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
SUPERVISION
(Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Academic Level),(Role)
ONGOING
  • LAO GUOWEI  (Co-supervisor (Internal))
PRESENTATION
(Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
ORAL PRESENTER
  • In-Depth Review of Micro-Economic Analysis of Business Tourists Spending, 8th International Conference Sustainable Tourism Development: Issues, Challenges & Debates, 25/04/2017 to 28/04/2017, Tourism Sustainable Development  (International)
  • In-Depth Review of Micro-Economic Analysis of Business Tourists Spending, 8th International Conference Sustainable Tourism Development: Issues, Challenges & Debates, 25/04/2017 (International)
  • Consumer Preferences for Hotel Brand and Brand Sustainability: Luxury Hotels in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia., 8th International Conference Sustainable Tourism Development: Issues, Challenges & Debates., 25/04/2017 (International)
  • Consumer Preferences for Hotel Brand and Brand Sustainability: Luxury Hotels in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia., 8th International Conference Sustainable Tourism Development: Issues, Challenges & Debates., 25/04/2017 to 27/04/2017, Tourism & Sustainable Development (International)
  • Exploration of Factors Affecting Inbound ASEAN Tourists Growth in Malaysia., ISETE International Conference 2017, 04/02/2017 (International)
  • Exploration of Factors Affecting Inbound ASEAN Tourists Growth in Malaysia., ISETE International Conference 2017, 04/02/2017 to 06/02/2017, ISETE  (International)
  • Tourism Typologies and Satisfaction Level of Inbound ASEAN Tourists: Perspective from Malaysia., Asia Tourism Forum 2016 (ATF-16) : The 12th Biennial Conference of Hospitality and Tourism Industry in Asia, 25/06/2016 (International)
  • Knowing the Unknown Country? The Security Perception of Foreign Tourists Before and After Visiting North Cyprus, ICFE 2015 - The 2nd International Conference on Finance and Economics, 04/06/2015 (International)
  • National Economic Impacts of Business Events Industry in Malaysia. , 9th Graduate Research Colloquium 2015 (GRC), 20/05/2015 to 20/05/2015, Hospitality, Tourism & Culinary Arts, Taylor s University, Malaysia.  (University)
  • Positive Vs Negative Economic Impacts of Tourism Development: A Review of Economic Impact Studies., 21st Asia Pacific Tourism Association Annual Conference 2015, 14/05/2015 (International)
  • A Review of Cogent Refection on the Economic Impact Assessment of Conferences MICE Tourism., 4th International Conference on Tourism Research (4ICTR), 08/12/2014 (International)
  • Evaluating Tourism's Economic Effects: Comparison of Different Approaches, 5th Asia Euro Conference 2014, 24/07/2014 (International)
  • A Periodic Comparison of Micro Impacts and Benefits of Business Tourism in Malaysia., 12th APacCHRIE Conference 2014, 15/05/2014 (International)
  • Estimating the Economic Impact of Business Tourism: A Review of Issues and Methods., 12th APacCHRIE Conference 2014, 15/05/2014 (International)
POSTER PRESENTER
  • Do the Traditional Travel Agents have any Future? An Empirical Analysis of Indonesian Traveler s Attitude. , 15th Asia Pacific Forum for Graduate Students Research in Tourism Conference 2016, 16/05/2016 to 18/05/2016, Hong Kong Polytechnic University (International)
  • Economic Value of Business Tourism in Malaysia., Research Fair , 15/05/2012 to 15/05/2012, TGS (University)
ACADEMIC/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTION
(Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • 15 Graduate Research Colloquium 2018 - Taylor s University, Taylor's University , 2018 to 2018 (Co - Chair)
  • 7th Asia Euro Conference 2018, Taylor's University , 2018 to 2018 (Scientific Committee Manager )
  • International Conference on Management Research (ICMR 2017), Superior University , 2017 to 2017 (Committee Member)
  • International Conference Serial on Tourism, Management, Economics and Finance (ICTMEF2017), Ottoman Journal, 2017 to 2017 (Committee Member)
  • 14 Graduate Research Colloquium 2017 - Taylor s University, Taylor s University, 2017 to 2017 (Co - Chair)
  • 12th ApacCHRIE Conference 2014, Malaysia, Taylor's University , 2014 to 2014 (Committee Member)
  • 5th APacCHRIE Youth Conference 2014, Malaysia, Taylor's University , 2014 to 2014 (Committee Member)
  • 5th Asia-Euro Conference 2014, Malaysia., Taylor's University , 2014 to 2014 (Committee Member)
CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
  • Traning offered - Ethics and Ethical Consideration in Social Science Research, March 2018 at Taylor’s University, Malaysia., 21/03/2018 to 21/03/2018 (Faculty)
COURSE ATTENDED
(Course Title),(Course Mode),(Date/Duration),(Level)
  • Research Grant Management System (RGMS), Research, 10/05/2018 to 10/05/2018 (University)
  • Professional Development Day, Research, 22/03/2018 to 23/05/2018 (Department/School)
  • Framing the Research Problem, Research, 20/03/2018 to 20/03/2018 (Faculty)
  • First step into the Research World, Research, 13/03/2018 to 13/03/2018 (Faculty)
  • PD day 2 (TCHT Only), Research, 24/03/2017 to 24/03/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Student Transition and Success, Research, 08/03/2017 to 08/03/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Research Engagement @ Taylor's, Research, 28/02/2017 to 28/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]YOUR TIMeS BEGINS, Research, 27/02/2017 to 27/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Taylor's Teaching and Learning Framework, Research, 23/02/2017 to 23/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]HR Policies, Research, 20/02/2017 to 20/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Academic Policies & Procedures (Part 2), Research, 17/02/2017 to 17/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Academic Policies & Procedures (Part 1), Research, 16/02/2017 to 16/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]TEG & University Induction (Online), Research, 13/02/2017 to 13/02/2017
  • HTCA PD Day 1, Research, 12/01/2017 to 13/01/2017