Meet Our Scholars
Vinh is a first-year master’s student in Hotel Administration at Cornell University. He has a special passion for job satisfaction among hospitality employees, hospitality innovation, and diversity, equity and inclusion in hospitality, all embedded in his research. Besides research, Vinh is a lead teaching assistant for Undergraduate Human Resource Management and Graduate Lodging Strategy and Innovation courses. Before Cornell University, Vinh graduated with honors from Michigan State University with his Bachelor in Hospitality Business. During his time at MSU, Vinh served as Chief Financial Officer for the MSU Hospitality Association and worked in different positions in the hotel, including Front Desk Supervisor and Certified Reservation Specialist. Vinh’s research has been presented at several conferences, including the 2019 Mid-Michigan Symposium for Undergraduate Research Experiences, 2020 University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum in Michigan, 2021 Society for Hospitality and Foodservice Management (SHFM) National Conference, and the 27th Annual Graduate Education & Graduate Student Research Conference in Hospitality and Tourism.