The following list is a selection of recent publications and
does not represent the entire body of research.
"Sustainable Hotel Practices and Guest Satisfaction Levels,"
International Journal of Hospitality and Tourism
Administration, Vol. 15, Nr. 1, 2014 (with O. Berezan
and C. Raab)
"Implementing Environmental Sustainability in the Global
Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Industries: Developing a
Comprehensive Cross-Disciplinary Curriculum," book chapter in
Johnston, L. (Ed.), Education for Sustainability: Cases,
Challenges and Opportunities from Across the
Curriculum, pp. 124-136, Taylor & Francis
Publishing, New York, NY, 2013 (with C. Brown, C. Carruthers, T.
Jones, Y. Kim, C. Raab, K. Teeters and L. Yang)
"Importance of Green Hotel Attributes to Business and Leisure
Travelers," Journal of Hospitality Marketing &
Management, Vol. 21, Nr. 4, 2012 (with K. Mayer and S.
"Hotel Guests' Preferences for Green Guest Room
Attributes," Cornell Hospital Quarterly, Vol. 52,
Nr. 3, 2011 (with S. Baloglu)
"Gaming Destination Images: Implications for Branding,"
Journal of Travel Research, Vol. 49, Nr. 1, 2010
(with E. Kneesel and S. Baloglu)
"Hospitality and Tourism Educators vs. the Industry: a
Competency Assessment," Journal of Hospitality and Tourism
Education, Vol. 22, Nr. 2, 2010 (with Z. Mao and P.
Honors & Awards:
W. Bradford Wiley Memorial Best Research Paper of the Year
Best Dissertation Award, University of Nevada, 2009
Faculty Advisor, Club Managers Association of America, USF
Department of Hospitality Management, 2010 - present