CURRICULUM VITAE OF
Eric Beckman

Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management
Florida International University
3000 N.E. 151st Street, HM 340
North Miami, FL 33181
305-919-4199
ebeckman@fiu.edu


EDUCATION

Degree

Institution

School

Date

Ph.D. University of Tennessee - Knoxville RHTM 2013
M.B.A. Western Carolina University College of Business 2004
B.S. Appalachian State University Walker College of Business 2010

PUBLICATIONS IN DISCIPLINE

Published or Accepted Refereed Journal Publications


Beckman, E., Steve Morse (9-5-2016). A Decision Model for Hotel Revenue Management Displacement Analysis for Transient Room Demand vs. Group Room Demand, Journal of Hotel & Business Management. .

Beckman, E., Kim, YK (2013). The Impact of Brand Experience on Downtown Success, Journal of Travel Research. 52 (5) 646-658.

WORKS IN PROGRESS

Submitted Refereed Journal Publications


Beckman, E., Whaley, J., Kim, YK Motivations and Experiences of Whitewater Rafting Tourists on the Ocoee River, USA. Submitted to International Journal of Tourism Research.

REFEREED PROCEEDINGS

Beckman, E., Suh, E., Dowell, L. (2016). The Segmentation of Potential Tourists to Cuba by their Motivations to Travel, Southeastern, Central and South American Federation 2016 CHRIE Conference. Auburn, Alabama, .

Beckman, E., Chang, Kuo Liang (2015). Consumer Preference and Willingness to Pay for the Tourism Packages: A Conjoint Study of a Rural Town in the Northern Corn Belt Region, Southeast Conference on Hotel Restaurant and Institutional Education. Alabama, USA.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND PUBLIC SERVICE

Professional Activities

  • Grant Proposal - Cochran 2016 (Not Funded). Dec. 2016 - Present
  • AHLAEF Foundation Grant submission x2. 2016 - 2017
  • ASR Marketing Grant (Awarded). 2017 - Present

Service to the University

  • new student recruitment position committee - member. 1-28-16 - Present

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Financial Analysis in the Hospitality Industry
  • Management Accounting for the Hospitality Industry
  • Advanced Events Management
  • Financial Management for the Hospitality Industry

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Event Management
  • Lodging Management/Data Analytics
  • Private Club Management