Dr. Xuan Tran

Dr. Xuan Tran is an Associate Professor of Hospitality Programs in the Department of Hospitality, Recreation, & Resort Management. He received a Ph.D. in Hospitality and Tourism from University of Utah, an M.B.A. in Management from University of Oregon, and a Certified Hotel Administration from University of Utah Guesthouse.

Dr. Tran has been teaching the in-class courses of accounting, marketing, budgeting, and feasibility studies and an online course of Hospitality Law at the University of Utah from 2003 till 2007. When joining the faculty of University of West Florida since 2007, Dr. Tran has taught many blended courses of Hospitality Revenue Management, Hospitality Marketing & Sales, and Hospitality Facilities Management and two summer online courses of Introduction to Hospitality and Spa Management. Dr. Tran’s publications have been selected as the top 25 hottest articles in Annals Tourism Research and Journal of Vacation Marketing.