Jihye Ellie Min, Ph.D., CHIA, CAHTA

Jihye Ellie Min, Ph.D., CHIA, CAHTA

Jihye Ellie Min, Ph.D., CHIA, CAHTA

Assistant Professor


Dr. Min is an assistant professor in the college of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism at the University of North Texas. Dr. Min earned her Ph.D. degree in Hospitality Administration from Texas Tech University and master’s and bachelor’s degrees in Hospitality Administration from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Her primary teaching responsibilities include hospitality finance and revenue management. Dr. Min has taught introduction to research, hotel operations, hospitality marketing and hospitality management at UNT and other institutions.

Dr. Min’s research interests include financial and revenue management, integrated resort management, tourism economics and consumer behavior. Dr. Min has had many positions in the hospitality industry and worked for leading hospitality companies, such as MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, Bellagio casino and hotel, Korean Airline in Las Vegas, Puffing Billy in Australia, and Sofitel Ambassador hotel in South Korea.

Selected Research Publications

Min, J., Lee, H., Lema, J., Agrusa, J., & Linnes, C. (In press). The #Metoo movement in paradise: An assessment of the restaurant industry. Journal of Foodservice Business Research.

Min, J., Agrusa, J., Lema, J., & Lee, H. (2020). The tourism sector and U.S. regional macroeconomic stability: A network approach. Sustainability (SSCI), 12(18), 7543. doi:10.3390/su12187543

Min, J., KC, B., Kim, S., & Lee, J. (2020). The impact of disasters on a heritage tourism destination: A case study on Nepal earthquakes. Sustainability (SSCI), 12(15), 6115. doi.org/10.3390/su12156115

Kim, J., Melton, R., Min, J., & Kim, B. (2020). Who says what?: Exploring the impacts of content type and blog type on brand credibility, brand similarity and eWOM Intention. Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management (SSCI). doi.org/10.1108/JFMM-03-2019-0041

Min, J., Lee, H., & Blum, S. (2019). Spillover impact of various amenities on gaming volumes. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly (SSCI), 60(3), 262-269. doi: 10.1177/1938965518787453

Yang, K., Min, J., & Garza, K. (2019). Post-stay email marketing implications for the hotel industry: Role of email features, attitude, revisit intention and leisure involvement level. Journal of Vacation Marketing (SSCI), 25(4), 405-417. doi: 10.1177/1356766718814081

Min, J., Raab, C., & Tanford, S. (2016). Improving casino performance through enhanced loyalty programs. Journal of Hospitality Marketing and Management (SSCI), 25(3), 372-394. doi: 10.1080/19368623.2015.1030528 doi: 10.1177/1356766718814081