Journal of Tourism & Hospitality

Journal of Tourism & Hospitality
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0269

Brian C. Bergquist

Brian C. Bergquist

Brian C. Bergquist
Professor, School of Hospitality Leadership
University of Wisconsin - Stout, USA


Dr. Bergquist is a Professor at University of Wisconsin-Stout. He has taught foodservice, restaurant and security management courses for several degree programs for 21 years. Dr. Bergquist has a Ph.D., Ed.S., and Masters degree all in education. He has a B.S. degree from UW-Stout in Hotel & Restaurant Management. Dr. Bergquist worked in the foodservice industry prior to and after graduating from UW-Stout. Dr. Bergquist spent four years in the U.S. Marine Corps as a Chef/Food Technician working in Washington, D.C. for two Commandants of the Marine Corps.  Dr. Bergquist has been active in the Scholarship of teaching and learning presenting on the use of technology to enhance teaching and learning, the use of podcasts to increase student success in learning. Dr. Bergquist has won numerous awards for outstanding teaching from students and alumni. He was also honored with the Wisconsin Restaurant Association Education Foundation “2009 Educator of the Year”.

Research Interest

Security and Risk Management for Hospitality
Leadership and Management
Foodservice Management
The use of technology to enhance learning