Thapnakvatey Prak

Thapnakvatey Prak

Higher Degree by Research Candidate

Adelaide Business School

Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics


Investigating identity transition of hospitality graduate employees in Phnom Penh City, Cambodia: An Interpretive Phenomenological Analysis

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2020 - ongoing Casual Lecturer University of Adelaide
    2020 - ongoing Adviser Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia
    2018 - 2020 Vice President for Continuing Education Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia
    2016 - 2018 Dean Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia
    2014 - ongoing Lecturer Royal University of Phnom Penh
    2014 - 2016 Dean Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia
    2012 - 2014 Associate Dean Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia
    2011 - 2012 Assistant Dean Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia
    2011 - 2012 Lecturer of TESOL Graduate Program Royal University of Phnom Penh
    2011 - 2011 Lecturer Pannasastra University of Cambodia
    2007 - 2014 Lecturer Royal University of Phnom Penh
    2006 - 2008 Instructor Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia
    2005 - 2005 Translator Media Consulting and Development
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    Central Khmer Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
    English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2020 University of Adelaide Australia Master of Philosophy
    2010 - 2011 Victoria University Australia Master of Accounting
    2008 - 2010 Portland State University United States Master of Science in Education: Policy, Foundations and Administration
    2002 - 2006 Royal University of Phnom Penh Cambodia Bachelor of Education in English
    2000 - 2004 National University of Management Cambodia Bachelor of Business Administation
  • Research Interests

2020-2022: Adelaide Scholarship International, University of Adelaide, Australia

2008-2010: Grant for International Teacher Education, Alpha Delta Kappa Organization, United States

2008-2010: Fulbright Scholarship, United States

2002-2006: Undergraduate Scholarship of Royal Government of Cambodia, Cambodia

2000-2004: Undergraduate Scholarship of Royal Government of Cambodia, Cambodia


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