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literature and language professor

Susan Strickland Novak, American literature and language professor. Foreign Language and Area Studies fellowship, University Kansas, 1988-1989. Big sister Big Brother-Big Sister Douglas Company, Lawrence, 1999—2005; Member of Lawrence Humane Society, Central States Communications Association, AEJMC.

Background

Novak, Susan Strickland was born on March 31, 1957 in Oak Park, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Emily Marie and Robert Walter Strickland.

Education

Bachelor in English, University Illinois, Urbana, 1979. Master of Arts in Slavic Language and Literature, University Kansas, Larwence, 1991. Attending in Communications Studies, University Kansas, Larwence.

Career

Editor research assistant Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, Aiken, South Carolina, 1983—1986. Managing editor Kansas State History Society, Topeka, 1993—2006. Lecturer University Kansas, Lawrence, since 2006.

Board member Kansas Professional Communicators, Wichita, since 1998. Columnist Lawrence Journal World, since 2005. Treasurer, education fund National Federation Press Women, Alexandria, Virginia, since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (book) Snakes: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Managing editor (magazine) Kansas Heritage.

Membership

Big sister Big Brother-Big Sister Douglas Company, Lawrence, 1999—2005. Member of Lawrence Humane Society, Central States Communications Association, AEJMC.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, travel.

Connections

Married James Michael Novak, June 22, 1979 (divorced 1998).

father:
Emily Marie

mother:
Robert Walter Strickland

spouse:
James Michael Novak