Yue Teng Vaughan

Yue Teng-VaughanAssistant Professor

Contact Information

107 Justin Hall



  • Ph.D. in Hospitality Administration, University of Houston, Houston, TX (2019)
  • M.S in Hospitality Management, University of Houston, Houston, TX (2012)
  • B.S. in Business Law, Capital University of Economics and Business, Beijing, China (2006)

Area of specialization

  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Financial Performance

Course Taught

  • HM 303 Operational Research in Hospitality Management
  • HM 361 Hotel Operations
  • HM 422 Cost Controls in Hospitality Operations
  • HM 499 Financial Management in Hospitality Industry
  • HM 464 Revenue Management
  • HM 820 Advanced Service Management
  • HM 825 Advanced Meeting and Business Event Management
  • HM 835 Survey of Research in Hospitality Management
  • HM 895 Financial Management & Cost Controls for Hospitality Industry

Professional Biography

Dr. Yue Teng-Vaughan joined the Department of Hospitality Management as an Assistant Professor from University of Houston, where she earned her Master and Ph.D. degree, and served as an adjunct professor. She currently teaches Financial Management and Cost Controls for Hospitality Industry. Her research interests focus on three themes: strategic decision that influences corporate financial performance, corporate governance that shapes corporate social responsibility performance, and risk management related to corporate social responsibility. She has published research articles in the International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management. Dr. Vaughan has 7 years of industry experiences, most recently as director of operations for a Hilton hotel.

Vita (pdf)