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Department of Maritime and Mechanical Engineering

Dr Chia-Hsun Chang


Dr Chia-Hsun Chang has started his position as Lecturer in Maritime Studies and LOOM member since July 2017. Before joining the LJMU faculty team, he was an Assistant Professor in Chung-Ang University in South Korea and a Research Fellow in Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. He obtained his PhD in maritime management from Plymouth University. His research interests include maritime management, risk management, and logistics management. His methodology mainly focuses on statistics empirical analysis, including Analysis of Variance (ANOVA), Fuzzy Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP), Factor Analysis, Structural Equation Modelling (SEM), etc. He is keen in collaborating with others in areas of mutual interests.


Chinese (Mandarin)


2013, Plymouth University, United Kingdom, PhD


Journal Articles

Chang C-H, Lai P-L. 2017. An evaluation of logistics policy enablers between Taiwan and the UK Maritime Business Review, 2 :2-20 >DOI

Chang CH, Xu J, Song DP. 2016. Impact of different factors on the risk perceptions of employees in container shipping companies: a case study of Taiwan International Journal of Shipping and Transport Logistics, 8 :361-361 >DOI

Chang CH, Thai VV. 2016. Do port security quality and service quality influence customer satisfaction and loyalty? Maritime Policy and Management, 43 :720-736 >DOI

Chang C-H, Xu J, Song D-P. 2015. Risk analysis for container shipping: from a logistics perspective The International Journal of Logistics Management, 26 :147-171 >DOI

Chang C-H, Xu J, Song D-P. 2014. An analysis of safety and security risks in container shipping operations: A case study of Taiwan Safety Science, 63 :168-178 >DOI

Xu J, Dinwoodie J, Chang C-H. 2012. Seeing is believing: Developing research skills in international maritime students through authentic learning The International Journal of Management Education, 10 :50-60 >DOI

Conference Publication (journal proceedings)

Chang C, Xu J, Song DP. An analysis of safety and security risks in container shipping supply chain: a case study in Taiwan International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME) 2013

Chang C, Thai VV. Shippers’ choice behaviour on choosing transport mode: a case of ASEAN region International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME) 2015

Chang C, Thai VV. An Evaluation of Port Security Quality, Port Service Quality, Customer Satisfaction, and Customer Loyalty: The Case of Kaohsiung Port International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME) 2015

Chang C, Lin CC. An evaluation of the impact of safety marketing on logistics operations International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME) 2017

Engagement & Impact


Award title: Curriculum Enhancement Project proposal (2017/18), Awarding body: Liverpool John Moores University