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Highly Cited Researchers 2023: Zheng 'Phil' Xiang

A professor in the Howard Feiertag Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Xiang was one of five Virginia Tech researchers recently named to Clarivate’s Highly City Researchers 2023 list. A global company that maintains the Web of Science, Clarivate compiles an annual list of researchers who demonstrated significant influence through the publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last decade.

Destinations job and internship fair for Hospitality and Tourism Management students, Pamplin College of Business.

$50,000+

IN SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED
EACH YEAR

93%

PLACEMENT RATE
UPON GRADUATION

#6

HOSPITALITY & TOURISM MANAGEMENT PROGRAM IN THE U.S.

#12

HOSPITALITY & TOURISM MANAGEMENT PROGRAM IN THE WORLD

The Howard Feiertag Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management is the proud home of two excellent peer-review academic journals. In July 2021 The Journal of Travel Research received the highest impact factor of any Hospitality and Tourism Management Journal (10.982). JTR is co-edited by Professor Nancy Gard McGehee, Feiertag HTM faculty. The Journal of Information Technology and Tourism is the first scientific interdisciplinary journal focusing on the nature and role of information technology within the context of tourism, travel and hospitality. JITT is edited by Dr. Zheng Xiang, Department Head and Associate Professor of Feiertag HTM.

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