Yang Xu

Ph.D. Student

Phone: 517-402-8826

email: youngxu@iastate.edu

Education:  

  • Iowa State University, Ph.D. student 08/2015 - Present
  • Michigan State University, M.S. 08/2012 - 05/2014
  • Bejing Hospitality Institute, B.A. 09/2008 - 07/2012

Research Interests:

  • Hotel Online Marketing
  • Social Media
  • Consumer Behavior

Industry Experience:      

  • Restaurant Management, East Lansing, MI, 01/2014 - 04/2015
  • Guest Relation Officer, Club Med Yabuli Resort, China, 10/2010 - 02/2011
  • Intern, BHI Hotel, China, 10/2009-02/2010

Honors and Awards:

  • Iowa State University - Damaris Pease FCS Fellowship
  • Michigan State University - Minor Michael Award, H. William Elizabeth Klare Scholarship
  • Beijing Hospitality Institute: Second &Third Level Scholarship, Outstanding Student Leader

Extracurricular Activities:

  • Teaching Assistant, HB-100, Michigan State University
  • Delegate, Young Hoteliers Summit (YHS), 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Delegate, Young Hoteliers Summit Asia (YHSA), 2011, Beijing, China