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Stuart Levy

Associate Teaching Professor of Management

  • Department: Management
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  • Phone: 202-994-1706
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  • Office: Funger Hall, 310
View Curriculum Vitae
  • PhD, University of Calgary, 2005
  • MBA, Georgetown University, 1999
  • BS, Cornell University, 1994

Selected Publications

Journal Articles
– Stienmetz, Jason L., Stuart E. Levy & Soyoung Boo (2013), “Factors Influencing the Usability of Mobile Destination Management Organization Web Sites,” Journal of Travel Research, 52 (4), 453- 464

– Levy, Stuart E., Wenjing Duan & Soyoung Boo (2013), “An Analysis of One Star Reviews and Responses in the Lodging Industry,” Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 54 (1), 49-63.

– Levy, Stuart E. & Donald Getz (2012), “An Exploration of Social Stimuli Influencing the Student Sightseeing Tour Experience,” Tourism Review International, 15 (4), 297-311.

– Levy, Stuart E. & Sun-Young Park (2011), “An Analysis of CSR Activities in the Lodging Industry,” Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, 18 (1), 147-154.

– Levy, Stuart E., Donald Getz & Simon Hudson (2011), “A Field Experimental Investigation of Managerially Facilitated Consumer-to-Consumer Interaction,” Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing, 28 (6), 656-674.

– Levy, Stuart E. & Donald E. Hawkins (2010), “Peace through Tourism: Commerce Based Principles and Practices,” Journal of Business Ethics, 89, 569-585.

– Levy, Stuart E. (2010), “The Hospitality of the Host: A Cross-Cultural Examination of Managerially

Facilitated Consumer-to-Consumer Interactions,” International Journal of Hospitality Management, 29 (2), 319-327.

– Blain, Carmen, Stuart E. Levy & J.R. Brent Ritchie (2005), “Destination Branding: Insights and Practices from Destination Management Organizations,” Journal of Travel Research, 43 (4), 328- 338.

– Henning, G. Keith, Stuart E. Levy & J.R. Brent Ritchie (2005), “An Inquiry into the Nature and Composition of Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Research,” Tourism, 53 (3), 187-203.

– Levy, Stuart E. & Derek N. Hassay (2005), “Visitor Communities,” Journal of Hospitality and Leisure Marketing, 12 (4), 57-72.

Papers Under Review and Working Papers
– Park, Sun-Young & Stuart E. Levy, “Corporate Social Responsibility: Perspectives of Hotel Frontline Employees,” International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management.

– Duan, Wenjing, Qing Cao, Yang Yu & Stuart E. Levy, “An Analysis of the Hotel Industry by Mining Online Customer Reviews,” ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems.

– Nikolova, Milena & Stuart E. Levy, “Peak Experience Effects on Retrospective Evaluations of Past Consumption Experiences,” Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing.


– GWU EU Research Center Grant ($2,040), American Consortium on European Union Studies, 2013 – GWU EU Research Center Grant ($1,800), American Consortium on European Union Studies, 2011 – GWU EU Research Center Grant ($1,500), American Consortium on European Union Studies, 2010 – Institute for Corporate Responsibility Summer Research Grant ($5,000), GWSB, 2009

– Dissertation Project Grant ($5,000), University Int’l Grants Committee, U of Calgary, 2004-2005 – Travel Research Grant ($2,000), National Tourism Foundation, 2004

Awards, Honors and Scholarships
– Faculty Nominee, O’Hara Leadership Award for Direct and Interactive Marketing Education, Direct Marketing Association of Washington Educational Foundation, 2012

– Faculty Nominee, Professor of the Year by GW Athletics, 2011 – I-CHRIE Faculty Intern Award ($1,000), Marriott International, 2009 – Graduate Faculty Council Scholarship ($5,000), University of Calgary, 2005 – Graduate Students’ Association Student Distinction Award ($1,000), U of Calgary, 2003 – Graduate Assistantship ($60,000), Haskayne School of Business, U of Calgary, 2002-2005 – MBA Scholar Award ($20,000), McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, 1997-1999

Professional Activities

Young & Rubicam Fellow, Advertising Educational Foundation, 2013
Certified Hospitality Digital Marketer (CHDM), 2013
Member, HSMAI Digital Marketing Council, 2013-present
Treasurer, Cornell Hotel Society, Washington DC Chapter, 2012-present
Board Member, Hospitality Sales and Marketing Assoc. Int’l (HSMAI), DC Chapter, 2009-present
Judge, HSMAI Adrian Awards, 2009-2012. (The Adrian Awards are the travel industry’s largest advertising, public relations, and internet marketing competition.)

Reviewing Activities
– Referee: Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, International Journal of Hospitality Management, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, Policy Sciences, Tourism Management.