Dr Huong Le

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

Department

BL Deakin Business School

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Music, Vietnam, 1996
Graduate Diploma of Educational Studies, University of Sydney, 2003
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Sydney, 2005
Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2009

Contact

huong.le@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 925 17075

Biography

Dr Huong Le currently teaches in management at Deakin Business School. Huong began her academic career lecturing in Vietnam. Since obtaining her PhD from the University of Sydney and establishing the career in Australia, she has developed a broad range of experience in management and marketing at the University of Wollongong and economics at Macquarie University, and research project appraisal in the Research and Evaluation, Planning and Innovation Directorate, NSW Department of Education and Training. At Deakin she has participated in consultancy projects for the Western Australia and Victoria governments and continues to foster links with industry partners in her home country of Vietnam.  She received a number of awards such as the Best Paper Award in the 2nd Australasian Non-profit and Social Marketing Conference, 2005 and Team Teaching Award Management (MMM132) at Deakin University, 2008.

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Research interests

  • Cross-cultural research
  • Employee well-being, job satisfaction and interventions
  • Organisational justice
  • Cultural diversity and managing a diverse workforce
  • Career development
  • Leisure management

Teaching interests

Management

Organisational Behaviour

Human Resource Management

Knowledge areas

  • Cross-cultural research
  • Employee wellbeing, job satisfaction and interventions
  • Organisational justice and employee wellbeing
  • Career development
  • Cultural diversity and managing a diverse workforce
  • Tourism and leisure management
  • Arts and culture management and leadership in Vietnam
  • International education

Conferences

Selected Conference Proceedings/Presentations

  1. Jiang, Z, and Le, H. Cultural Intelligence, Leader-Member Exchange, and Voice Behavior: A Study of Migrant Workers, Full paper accepted at Academy of Management Annual Meeting, 2016, Anaheim, US.
  2. Le, Huong and Zheng, Connie. (2015) Social inclusion, organisational justice and employee wellbeing” accepted at ‘Sustainable HRM and Employee Well-being Research Symposium’ , Sydney 4-5 November 2015.
  3. Le, Huong, Noblet, Andrew, and Nielsen, Ingrid. (2015) Participation of migrant employees in the stress intervention process. Presented a paper at the 11th Industrial and Organisational Psychology Conference (Melbourne, 2 July 2015).
  4. Le, Huong, and Fujimoto, Yuka, (2011) A participatory model of audience development. Proceedings of the 25th Annual ANZAM Conference 2011, Wellington, 7 – 9 December 2011.
  5. Le, Huong and Fujimoto, Yuka (2010) Motivators and Barriers of Ethnic Groups to Engage in Arts Performances. Proceedings of the 24th Annual ANZAM Conference 2010, Adelaide, Australia, 8 – 10 December 2011.
  6. Edwards, David and Le, Huong. (2010). Reflections on multicultural artists’ employment and career prospects. Proceedings of the 24th Annual ANZAM Conference 2010, Adelaide, Australia, 8 – 10 December 2010.
  7. Le, Huong, Frederick, Howard and Rentschler, Ruth (2010). Cultural Dimensions of Arts Entrepreneurship: Lessons for Vietnam from Australia. Global Conference on SME and Entrepreneurship, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 25-27 August 2010.
  8. Le, Huong and Sargent, Jason (2009). Exploratory study into the use of the web as a marketing tool by arts organisations in Vietnam. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual ANZAM Conference 2009 ‘Sustainable Management and Marketing’, Melbourne, Australia 2-4 December 2009, Promaco Conventions, Canning Bridge, W.A.

Professional activities

  • Member, Academy of Management (AOM)
  • Member, Australia and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM)
  • Reviewer, European Journal of Marketing (A* ranked)
  • Reviewer, Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management (A ranked)
  • Reviewer, Asia Pacific Journal of Human Resources (B ranked)
  • Reviewer, International Education Journal (B ranked)

Research groups

Organisational Behaviour Division

Awards

2012, Visiting Research Fellow, Institute for Innovation in Business and Social Research (IIBSoR), University of Wollongong

2012, Visiting Scholar, The University of Sydney

2008, Team Teaching Award for Management MMM132, Deakin University

2005, The Best Paper Award in the Arts Stream in the 2nd Australasian Non-profit and Social Marketing Conference

2004 to 2005, The Thomas and Ethel Mary Ewing Scholarship, The University of Sydney

2001 to 2004, The Australian Development Scholarship (AusAID)

Publications

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2016

Communicating to culture audiences

Dr Huong Le, Bridget Jones, Tandi Williams, Sara Dolnicar

(2016), Vol. 34, pp. 462-485, Marketing intelligence and planning, Bingley, Eng., C1

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2015

Social inclusion through cultural engagement among ethnic communities

Dr Huong Le, Prof Michael Polonsky, Dr Rodney Arambewela

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 375-400, Journal of Hospitality Marketing and Management, London, Eng., C1

journal

The international student’s experience: An exploratory study of students from Vietnam

Andrew Wearing, Dr Huong Le, Rachel Wilson, Dr Rodney Arambewela

(2015), Vol. 14, pp. -, The International Education Journal: Comparative Perspectives, , C1

journal
2014

Understanding Australian ethnic minority artists' careers

Dr Huong Le, Dr Uma Jogulu, Prof Ruth Rentschler

(2014), Vol. 23, pp. 57-68, Australian journal of career development, London, Eng., C1

journal

Lessons learned from community organizations: inclusion of people with disabilities and others

Dr Yuka Fujimoto, Prof Ruth Rentschler, Dr Huong Le, Dr David Edwards, Prof Charmine Hartel

(2014), Vol. 25, pp. 518-537, British journal of management, Chichester, England, C1

journal

Vietnamese higher education in the context of globalisation : a question of qualitative or quantitative targets

Dr Huong Le

(2014), Vol. 13, pp. 17-29, International education journal : comparative perspectives, Bedford Park, S.Aust, C1

journal

Understanding culture, motivation, and ethnic consumer behavior

Fung Kuen Koo, Dr Huong Le

(2014), pp. 47-65, Handbook of research on effective marketing in contemporary globalism, Hershey, Pa., B1

chapter
2013

A synthesis of globalisation, business culture and ebusiness adoption in Vietnam

Dr Huong Le, Dr Tebbin Koo, Mr Jason Sargent

(2013), pp. 120-141, Cultural and Techological Influences on Global Business, Hershey, Pa., B1-1

chapter

Ethnic consumers of the arts: extending the MAO model

Dr Huong Le, A/Prof David Bednall, Dr Yuka Fujimoto

(2013), pp. 78-95, Transcultural marketing for incremental and radical innovation, Hershey, PA, B1-1

chapter
2012

Tourism Victoria, Australia : an integrative model of inclusive tourism for people with disabilities

Dr Huong Le, Dr Yuka Fujimoto, Prof Ruth Rentschler, Dr David Edwards

(2012), pp. 144-156, Best practice in accessible tourism : inclusion, disability, ageing population and tourism, Tonawanda, N.Y., B1

chapter

Understanding perceptions of marketing arts and cultural events of ethnic groups

Dr Huong Le

(2012), Vol. 7, pp. 13-27, TMC academic journal, Peninsula Plaza, Singapore, C1

journal
2011

A participatory model for ethnic audience development for the arts

Dr Huong Le, Dr Yuka Fujimoto

(2011), pp. 1-15, ANZAM 2011 : 25th Annual Australian And New Zealand Academy of Management conference : the future of work and organisations, Wellington, N.Z., E1

conference
2010

The use of the web as a marketing tool by selected arts organisations in Vietnam : a preliminary investigation

Dr Huong Le, Mr Jason Sargent

(2010), Vol. 4, pp. 50-63, TMC academic journal, Singapore, C1

journal

Motivators and barriers of ethnic groups to engage in arts performance

Dr Huong Le, Dr Yuka Fujimoto

(2010), pp. -, ANZAM 2010 : Proceedings of the 24th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management. Conference : Managing for Unknowable Futures; 2010, Adelaide, S. Aust., E1

conference

Reflections on multicultural artists' employment and career prospects

Dr David Edwards, Dr Huong Le

(2010), pp. -, ANZAM 2010 : Proceedings of the 24th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management. Conference : Managing for Unknowable Futures; 2010, Adelaide, S. Aust., E1

conference

Why has the rising economic tide failed to float the disability employment boat? A call to action : business,community, government and people power

Dr David Edwards, Prof Ruth Rentschler, Dr Yuka Fujimoto, Dr Huong Le

(2010), Vol. 10, pp. 117-127, International journal of diversity in organisations, communities and nations, Altona, Vic., C1

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Breaking through the 'glass ceiling' : gender and arts leaders in Vietnam

Dr Huong Le, Prof Ruth Rentschler, Prof Howard Frederick

(2010), Vol. 5, pp. 1-14, International journal of the arts in society, Altona, Vic., C1

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Cultural dimensions of arts entrepreneurship : lessons for Vietnam from Australia

Dr Huong Le, Prof Howard Frederick, Prof Ruth Rentschler

(2010), pp. 1-11, GCSME 2010 : Sustainable Economic Development and Enhancement of Quality of Life : The Role of Small and Medium Enterprises and Entrepreneurship : Proceedings of the SME & Entrepreneurship Global Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, E1

conference
2009

Exploratory study into the use of the web as a marketing tool by arts organisations in Vietnam

Dr Huong Le, Mr Jason Sargent

(2009), pp. 1-17, ANZAM 2009 : Sustainable management and marketing, Canning Bridge, W.A., E1

conference

Performing arts management in a climate of adjustment : case studies from Vietnam and Australia

Dr Huong Le

(2009), Vol. 6, pp. 488-503, Asia Pacific journal of arts and cultural management, Adelaide, S. Aust., C1

journal
2008

Economic reforms, cultural policy : opportunities and challenges to the arts and culture in Vietnam in the age of globalization

Dr Huong Le

(2008), Vol. 38, pp. 5-18, The journal of arts management, law and society, Washington, DC, C1

journal

Cross-cultural comparisons of tourist satisfaction : assessing analytical robustness

Sara Dolnicar, Bettina Grun, Dr Huong Le

(2008), pp. 137-150, Tourist satisfaction and complaining behavior : measurement and management issues in the tourism and hospitality industry, New York, N.Y., B1-1

chapter

Segmenting tourists based on satisfaction and satisfaction patterns

Sara Dolnicar, Dr Huong Le

(2008), pp. 186-204, Tourist satisfaction and complaining behavior : measurement and management issues in the tourism and hospitality industry, New York, N.Y., B1-1

chapter

Considerations for performing arts organisations in a climate of transition to the open market context in Vietnam

Dr Huong Le

(2008), pp. 1-15, ASAA 2008 : Proceedings of the Asian Studies Association of Australia 17th Biennial Conference : Is this the Asian Century, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference
2007

Case study: Vietnam museum of ethnology

Dr Huong Le

(2007), pp. 49-57, Museum marketing : competing in the global marketplace, Oxford, England, B1-1

chapter
2006

Restructuring of education and training in Vietnam : a development and application of arts management training in Australia to Vietnam

Dr Huong Le

(2006), pp. -, ANZCIES 2006 : Global Governance, Educational Change and Cultural Ecology : Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of The Australian and New Zealand Comparative and International Education Society, Perth, W.A., E1-1

conference

Arts leadership : case studies of Vietnamese arts managers

Dr Huong Le

(2006), Vol. 4, pp. 270-283, Asia Pacific journal of arts and cultural management, Adelaide, S. Aust., C1-1

journal
2005

Arts marketing : a new tool for development of the arts sector in the market context in Vietnam

Dr Huong Le

(2005), pp. -, 2nd Australasian Nonprofit and Social Marketing Conference, The Bowater School : at the threshold : challenges and developments in social, sport and arts marketing., Geelong, Vic., E1-1

conference
2004

Changes in arts organisations under the open market economy in Vietnam

Dr Huong Le

(2004), Vol. 4, pp. 1539-1547, International journal of knowledge, culture and change management, Altona, Vic., C1-1

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