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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

  • Customer Satisfaction and Loyalty
  • Pricing and Marketing
  • Revenue Management
  • Hospitality in Healthcare

Courses Taught

  • Strategic Management in Hospitality (HMD 454)
  • Hotel Administration Seminar (HMD 455 and HMD 555)
  • Hospitality Marketing (TCA 380)
  • Research Methods (HOA 735)

Service & Recognition

  • Lincy Professor
  • Michael D. Olsen Research Award
  • Recognized as Graduate Faculty Member of the Year for the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration
  • Recognized as one of the top researchers at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas