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Melissa Bankroff

Fixed-Term Faculty
Department: The School of Hospitality Business
Eppley Center
667 N Shaw Ln Rm E430
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: (517) 353-9211
  • Biography
    Melissa A. Bankroff, M.A., serves as instructor for undergraduate courses, HB 201: Hospitality Business Professional Development;  HB 307: Hospitality Human Resources; and HB 491: Hospitality Current Topics and Trends.  She also participates in the MSU-German Fulbright Summer Institute where she teaches Intercultural Communication and Leadership. Professor Bankroff holds a BA and MA from Michigan State University where she studied Anthropology (College of Social Science) and earned an Asian Studies Certificate from MSU's Asian Studies Center. Prior to joining The School of Hospitality Business in 2009, Professor Bankroff held positions in various administrative and academic units including International Studies and Programs Dean's Office, and Center for Integrative Studies in Social Science.
  • Education
    M.A. Anthropology 2008, Michigan State University
  • Courses
    • HB 201: Hospitality Business Professional Development
    • HB 307: Hospitality Human Resources
    • HB 491: Hospitality Current Topics and Trends