Nigel Pang Yun Shyh

The negotiated freedoms of freedom camping

Portrait of PhD student, Nigel Pang Yun Shyh
Nigel Pang Yun Shyh, PhD student in Marketing


Office: PhD space, Level 1 Rutherford House, Pipitea Campus, Wellington 6011

Supervisor: Dr Jayne Krisjanous and Dr Fandy Tjiptono


Nigel Pang Yun Shyh is a PhD student in the School of Marketing and International Business. He is from Malaysia and completed his Bachelor of Honours in Marketing with INTI International University, Malaysia and Master of Science in International Management with the University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom. Nigel's research interests includes ethnography, consumer behaviour, tourismscapes and tourist consumptions of outdoor recreation (freedom camping). His interest stems from his passion for travelling and his curiosity of consumer behaviour.


MSc in International Management (Merit Award and Dean's Commendation for an outstanding project), University of Strathclyde, UK

BA (Hon) in Marketing (First Class Honours), INTI International University, Malaysia

Research Interests

Consumer behaviour, tourist behaviour, outdoor recreation, ethnography, freedom camping, tourismscapes.