Topic: Hospitality Research

A man stares out of a hotel room window
Business and Community | September 28, 2021

Housekeeping robots and meltable bedsheets are no longer the stuff of sci-fi. Here's how UNLV and industry partners are helping to steady a shaken hospitality industry through innovative product development.

commercial kitchen with chefs working in background
Research | June 25, 2020

A long history of discriminatory practices and a UNLV study that shows how it impacts both workers and businesses points to a need for industry-wide change.

woman with motion blur of color around her
People | October 8, 2019

A breakthrough research project landed hospitality undergrad Jasmine Nemati a top-tier journal credit and the experience of a lifetime.

A man in a colorful shirt holds a cigar at a bar in Havana, Cuba.
Research | July 25, 2019

Hospitality professor Tony Henthorne traces decades of tumult due to tourism fluctuations in Cuba.

two women at resort property
Research | October 3, 2018

Few women hold executive positions in the hospitality industry. Two UNLV researchers explore the implications.

travel review website
Research | September 27, 2017

Sarah Tanford’s research through simulated online review sites demonstrates the impact consumer opinion can have on the service industry.

Las Vegas strip
Research | November 17, 2016

Chih-Chien Chen’s research explores why consumers ‘seal the deal’ on hotel rooms when they do.

Anthony Gatling
Research | October 26, 2016

Anthony Gatling measures ‘workplace spirituality’ to gauge hospitality employee satisfaction.