Luana Nanu


Presidential Graduate Research Fellow

Dept. of Nutrition, Dietetics, & Hospitality Management

Auburn University



Dr. Luana Nanu has received a Ph.D. in  Hospitality Management Program from Auburn University. She serves as the the editorial assistant for Journal of Global Hospitality and Tourism. Moreover, she serves as a project coordinator for AcademiaCentral. Her major research interest are the physical environment in the hospitality industry as well big data, business and hospitality analytics. 


Latest Publication

Small Garden, Big Impact: Emotional and Behavioral Responses of Visitors to a Rooftop Atrium in a Major Hospital Authors

The purpose of this study was to measure hospital visitors’ satisfaction with a rooftop atrium and its resultant impact on the visitors’ behavioral intentions toward the healing garden, the hospital, and overall satisfaction with the hospital.

Recent Accomplishments