Director of Professional & Executive Education


Novak Leadership Institute

Job Description

Help design, promote and launch our professional education offerings as we build new courses and programs for working professionals and organizations

Company Overview

About the Novak Leadership Institute
Welcome to the world’s first institute for strategic communication leadership where we are making a better world by developing better leaders. The Novak Leadership Institute offers an innovative approach to leadership education uniquely rooted in the principles of strategic communication. Our courses and programs help you effectively lead yourself and others through a mix of research, strategy, creativity and collaboration. It’s a people-first, communication-first approach to taking people with you and will give you a head start in accomplishing your biggest goals in school, work and life.
The Institute was founded in 2017 with a gift from MU alumnus and former Yum! Brands CEO David Novak. Housed at the School of Journalism, the Institute combines the renowned Missouri Method of learning-by-doing with David Novak’s industry-proven leadership philosophy and training programs. The result is a world-class leadership education that teaches students across MU how to effectively communicate and collaborate to take people with them. Our courses provide students with hands-on experience in leadership, organizational culture, entrepreneurship and service. Our programs connect

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