Becky Liu-Lastres is an assistant professor in the Department of Tourism, Event and Sport Management. Her main research interests include risk and crisis communication/management in tourism and hospitality, tourist safety and security, social media in tourism and hospitality, and employee well-being in hospitality.
The goal of Liu-Lastres’ research agenda is to promote safe travel and to ensure the health and well-being of tourists, organizations and other key stakeholders within the tourism and hospitality industry.
Areas of Expertise
Crisis management and risk management in tourism and hospitality, employee well-being in hospitality, risk perceptions and personal protective behaviors, organizational behavior in hospitality.