Cornell Institute for Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations

About

The Cornell Institute for Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations (CIHLER) combines academic and industry resources for research, education, and dialogue dedicated to the modernization of hospitality industry labor and management relations and human resources management. To support both management and labor, the institute sponsors research, classroom enrichment, and industry roundtables. The institute also offers a forum for the most recent analysis of labor and employment law by experts and practitioners throughout the industry.

Director

Director's Welcome

Human resources generally and labor relations specifically constitute a major element of the hospitality industry. This center is dedicated to modernizing the interaction of labor and management for the benefit of all.

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Student Engagement

Student Engagement

CIHLER provides students with a variety of opportunities to stay actively engaged in the industry’s key labor and employment issues. Through the institute’s events, industry conferences, and courses, students connect with alumni and industry executives.

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Corporate Relations

Giving

Endowment Giving Opportunities

You or your firm can help us modernize labor relations in the hospitality industry and expand student knowledge.

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Members

Members

Our members have a place at the table as we analyze the latest labor law holdings and move ahead on labor relations.

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Industry Intelligence

Industry Intelligence

We publish and host commentary and analysis focusing on labor and employee relations.

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Staff

Happening at the Institute

HR in Hospitality

SHA and ILR students network with the movers and shakers in hospitality

Every year, Professors David Sherwyn and Richard Hurd select a group of students from their co-taught Labor Relations in the Hospitality Industry class (HADM 4810/ILRLR 4060) to attend the HR in Hospitality Conference and Expo, now in its tenth year...

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Larry Regan

Featured Advisory Board Member: Larry Regan

Larry Regan, president of Regan Development Corporation, has been developing affordable housing for New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut residents for 33 years.

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CIHLER Events

CIHLER Regional Roundtable, San Francisco

Epstein Becker Green Offices, 655 Montgomery Street, Suite 1150, San Francisco, California 94111
Time to be announced

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