Zachary Wayne Brewster (ew0201)

University information

Title: Associate Professor
Unit: Sociology
Department: College of Liberal Arts & Science

Contact information

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Department of Sociology
656 W. Kirby Avenue, #2272
Detroit, 48202

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Department: Sociology
Title: Associate Professor
Secondary Title: Director of Graduate Studies

2272 Faculty/Administration Building

Curriculum Vitae: 44275 1631026100 file
Research interest(s)/area of expertise:

Race and ethnic relations, work and occupations and scholarship of teaching and learning

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications: Ph. D. 2009. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC M. A. 2002. Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY B. S. 2000. Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI
Selected publications:
  • Brewster, Zachary W., Kenneth Gourlay, and Gerald Roman Nowak III. 2021.  “Are Black Restaurant Servers Tipped Less Than White Servers? Three Experimental Tests of Server Race Effects on Customers’ Tipping Behaviors.” Cornell Hospitality Quarterly,
  • Brewster, Zachary W. and Allen V. Heffner. 2021. “Expressions of Anti-Black Biases, Job Satisfaction, and Turnover Intentions in the Full-Service Restaurant Industry.” Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research,.
  • Brewster, Zachary W. and Gerald Roman Nowak III. 2020. “Racialized Workplaces, Contemporary Racial Attitudes, and Stereotype Endorsement: A Recipe for Consumer Racial Profiling.” Sociological Perspectives,
  • Brewster, Zachary W. and Lu-in Wang. 2020. “Explicit Expression of Anti-Black Biases in the Full-Service Restaurant Industry: Legal Responsibilities and Risks.” International Journal of Hospitality Management 85: 1024 -35
  • Wang, Lu-in and Zachary W. Brewster. 2020. “Dignity Transacted.” The University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform 53(3): 531- 566
  • Lynn, Michael and Zachary W. Brewster. 2019. “The Tipping Behaviors and Motives of US Travelers Abroad: Affected by Host Nations’ Tipping Norms?” Journal of Travel Research, 59(6): 993-2007
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Courses taught by Zachary Wayne Brewster

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Fall Term 2022

Winter Term 2022

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