Associate Professor

    Programme Coordinator of Bachelor of Business Management in Gaming and Recreation Management


    Academic Qualifications

    • Doctor of Education, University of Western Australia, Australia
    • PhD in Management, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (formerly known as Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa), Portugal
    • MBA, University of Strathclyde, UK
    • BBA, University of East Asia, Macao


    Professional Diploma/Certificate

    • Summer Study Programme, Clare Hall, University of Cambridge, UK
    • Executive Graduate Certificate in Gaming Management, Institute for the Study of Gambling and Commercial Gaming, University of Nevada Reno, USA
    • Casino Auditing, International Gaming Institute, University of Nevada Las Vegas, USA
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Quality Engineering, Instituto de Soldadura e Qualidade, Portugal & University of Macao
    • International Economics, Global Management and International Trade; the W.T.O.; Macao Institute of European Studies


    Academic and Professional Services

    • Reviewer for International Gambling Studies
    • Reviewer for UNLV Gaming Research & Review Journal
    • Reviewer for Journal of Tourism Insights
    • Reviewer for Studies on Hong Kong and Macao



    Dr Carlos Siu Lam’s current research interest is in the gaming industry of Macao. He has been a visiting scholar at the Institute for the Study of Gambling and Commercial Gaming, University of Nevada Reno, USA. He has published articles in such gaming journals as International Gambling Studies, Gaming Law Review and Economics, and UNLV Gaming Research & Review Journal. Apart from presenting papers at conferences organized by such organizations as the International Association of Gaming Regulators, he has written gambling reports for foreign jurisdictions such as Bulgaria. In addition, Dr Siu’s book On the Frontline in Macao: Casino Employees, Informal Learning & Customer Service has been published by the world's leading publisher in gaming education, the UNLV Gaming Press.

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