Dr. David Njite

Dr. David Njite

Assistant Professor


Phone: 504-280-5502
Email: dnjite@uno.edu


Education: Ph.D. Ohio State University Columbus

Dr. Njite earned his doctorate from The Ohio State University Columbus. He has actively engaged in teaching, scholarship and community work. Dr. Njite has published several articles and his work has appeared in the Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research, The Cornel Hotel Quarterly, Journal of Quality Assurance in Hospitality and Research, Journal of Food Service Business Research, Journal of Services Research and International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management.

Dr. Njite is twice recipient of the “Best Paper Award” at the ICHRIE and his work has been among the finalist for the Cornel Quarterly Award for the “Published Article of the Year.” He has also received the prestigious Bradford Wiley Award for Research just to mention a few.

Dr. Njite’s research emphasizes a multi-disciplinary approach and applies several aspects of psychology to investigate and explain Consumer Behavior in the hospitality and tourism context.

Dr. Njite has a passion for student development and has worked on several student development centered projects, has advised many graduate student theses and dissertations. Dr. Njite has an extensive work and teaching experience in the hospitality sector.