Skip to content Skip to navigation


Cheng Jin Associate Professor


Educational Background

PhD, Human Geography, Nanjing Normal University (2010)



Research Interests

Regional development and Tourism Geography

Research Projects

1.  Spatial pattern evolution of Tourist Attractions Based on accessibility analysis: a case study of the Yangtze River Delta, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2012.1-2014.12, Total funds: 230,000 rank1/7

2. Study on the mechanism of the deep integration of culture and tourism and the evolution model of cultural tourism, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2013.1-2016.12, total funds: 600,000 rank2/9.

3. A study on the spatial and temporal characteristics of the perception model of local spiritual image: a case study of urban tourism destination, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2014.1-2016.12, total funds: 240,000 rank 2/8.

Journal Articles

1.  Jin C, Huang Z F, Xu J, Gu Q S. Evaluation of travel convenience for residents in the Yangtze River Delta, China. Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2013, 18(8):865- 879. (SSCI)

2.  Jin C, Xu J, Lu Y Q, Huang Z F. The impact of Chinese Shanghai– Nanjing high-speed rail on regional accessibility. Geografisk Tidsskrift- Danish Journal of Geography, 2013, 113(2):133- 145. (SSCI)

3.  Jin C, Huang Z F, Jing X U. Assessment on Suitability of Scenic Spots Location in the Yangtze River Delta[J]. Journal of Natural Resources, 2013, 28(7):1196-1208.

4.  Jin C, Yu-Qi L U. Research on evolvement of spatial pattern of economy in yangtze river delta since 1978 [J]. Human Geography, 2012.

5.  Jin C, Huang Z F. Tourism regionalization in the Yangtze River Delta based on accessibility[J]. Geographical Research, 2012, 31(4):745-757.

6.  Jin C, Xu J. Quantitative Study on Diversity of Tourism Spot Distribution in Jiangsu Province[J]. Areal Research & Development, 2012.

7.  Xu J, Jin C. Analysis on Distribution Characteristics of Model Sites for Industrial and Agricultural Tourism in Jiangsu Province[J]. Journal of Nanjing Normal University, 2012.

8.  Shen J H, Yu-Qi L U, Jin C, et al. Spatial Pattern of Influence Sphere of Regional Tourism Economy:A Case Study of Anhui[J]. Geography and Geo-Information Science, 2012.

9.  Jin C, Yu-Qi L U. Evolvement of Economic Development Diversity in the Changjiang River Delta Based on Spatial Variogram[J]. Scientia Geographica Sinica, 2011, 31(11):1329-1334.

10. Xiao-Xu L U, Yu-Qi L U, Jin C, et al. Evaluation about Tourism Development Suitability of Wetland Resources in Jiangsu[J]. Journal of Natural Resources, 2011, 26(2):278-290.

11.  Jin C, Analysis of the spatial characteristic of relative predominance evolvement of chinese inbound tourism since 1995 [J]. Human Geography, 2010.

12. Jin C, Yu-Qi L U, Fan L L. Research on spatial structure of domestic tourism source markets of jiangsu [J]. Economic Geography, 2010.

13. Cheng J, Yuqi L U. Evolvement of Spatial Pattern of Economy in Jiangsu Province at County Level[J]. Acta Geographica Sinica, 2009, 64(6):713-724.

14. Cheng J, Yu-Qi L U, Li Z, et al. An analysis of accessibility of scenic spots based on land traffic network:A case study of Nanjing[J]. Geographical Research, 2009, 28(1):246-258.

15. Jing X U, Sha R, Jin C. Analysis of the inbound tourism development similarization in yangtze-delta [J]. Economic Geography, 2008.