Pei Liu, PhD

Assistant Professor

Hospitality Management

Contact Information

Email LPei@missouri.edu
Phone 573-884-7816
Address 227 Gentry Hall
Websites Google Scholar
Research Gate
LinkedIn

Education

  • PhD Hospitality Management and Dietetics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas
  • MS Hospitality Management, Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston, Houston, Texas
  • BS Food Science and Engineering, ShanDong Polytechnic University, Jinan, China

Specialties

  • Consumer behaviors in foodservice operations
  • Food safety training in foodservice operations
  • Healthy food marketing

Research

Dr. Liu has been engaged in a variety of applied research projects funded by USDA ranging from consumer consumption behaviors (i.e., recognizing clients’ needs and wants, evaluating current practices in commercial restaurants and institutional facilities to promote nutrition and healthy eating habits) to employees’ food safety practices in ethnic restaurants.

Teaching

  • HSP_MGMT 3310, Budget & Cost Control in Food Service Management
  • HSP_MGMT 2300, Fundamentals of Food Service Industry