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Stowe Shoemaker, Ph.D.

Professor & Dean
Department(s): Hospitality
Office: HOS 420
Mail Code: 6021
Phone: 702-895-3308
Fax: 702-895-4109
Email: stowe.shoemaker@unlv.edu


Since becoming dean in 2013, Dr. Shoemaker has been active in advancing the William F. Harrah College of Hospitality to meet — and exceed — the Top Tier goals set by the university. His long and varied career in hospitality and gaming has garnered him numerous scholarly grants and honors including a Lincy Professorship, Michael D. Olsen Research Award, and many others.

Research Interests

  • Strategic Pricing and Revenue Management
  • Antecedents and Consequences of Customer Loyalty
  • Implementing Hospitality Principles into Healthcare

Courses Taught

  • Strategic Management in Hospitality
  • Revenue Management and Pricing
  • Hospitality Marketing
  • Service Operations

Service & Recognition

  • Mentor, Epicurean Charitable Foundation
  • Board Member, Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) – LV Chapter
  • Michael D. Olsen Research Award