Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management Faculty

Dr. Mark Gultek

Associate Professor of Hotel, Restaurant, & Tourism Management

Dr. Gultek earned his B.S. in Hospitality Management at Uludag University in Turkey and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Hospitality Management at Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas.

Before coming to Plattsburgh, Dr. Gultek worked as an instructor at Texas Tech University and managed several restaurants and dining rooms in Texas. Dr. Gultek has also authored several research articles. In addition to serving as the Chair of the department, Dr. Gultek  teaches the following courses: International Hospitality, Lodging Operations Management, Hospitality Law, Foodservice Planning and Purchasing, and Current Issues and Trends in Tourism.


  • Ph.D. in Hospitality Management, Texas Tech University
  • M.S. in Hospitality Management, Texas Tech University
  • B.S. in Hospitality Management, Uludag University

Teaching Areas

  • International Hospitality
  • Lodging Operations Management
  • Hospitality Law
  • Foodservice Planning and Purchasing
  • Current Issues and Trends in Tourism

Contact Dr. Mark Gultek

Office: Sibley Hall 403-I
Phone: (518) 564-4207