Leadership Team

Please take a moment to meet Rosen College’s esteemed leadership team of hospitality scholars and industry experts. Click their names to learn more about their background and expertise, and how to contact them.

Dean and Associate Dean

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Dr. Youcheng Wang Dr. Robertico Croes
William C. Peeper Preeminent Professor in Destination Marketing
Associate Dean,
Research & Administration;

Assistant Dean

Manuel Rivera UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management

Dr. Manuel Rivera

Assistant Dean; Associate Professor

Department Chairs

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Dr. Joe Hutchinson Dr. Kevin Murphy Dr. Alan Fyall
Chair, Foodservice & Lodging Management;
Associate Professor
Chair, Hospitality Services;
Interim Chair, Tourism, Events/Entertainment & Attractions; Graduate Programs Dir.