Joe Novak is a senior lecturer in the department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. He is the coordinator of MSE – Educational Leadership program for both the campus and online programs. He directs the Professional Development Schools (PDS) program for the School of Education. Dr. Novak's interests focus on educator wellness and continuous growth and improvement. His research interest also involves the theories and practices of shared and servant leadership.
- Leadership, staff evaluation, staff development, cultural competency, social justice, educator wellness
Serving PDS schools with training and resources in areas requested by the schools.
Serving local school districts and schools in meeting their academic and social goals for teachers and students.
Selected Awards & Honors
School of Education
2017 - Present