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Matthew  Nowakowski, Ed.D. - Saint Mary's University of Minnesota. Minneapolis, MN, US

Matthew Nowakowski, Ed.D. Matthew  Nowakowski, Ed.D.

Program Director and Core Associate Professor, Doctor of Business Administration | Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN, UNITED STATES

Expertise: Community Development and Resilience



Dr. Nowakowski writes and presents on individual resilience and community resilience. He also worked in corporate and customer training at Nicolet Instruments/Thermo Electron Corporation with international assignments in Japan, Sweden, Finland, and Saudi Arabia.

Areas of Expertise (3)

Business in a Catholic Context

Individual Resilience

Community Resilience

Education (3)

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota: Ed.D. 2010

Edgewood College: M.B.A.

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, WI: B.S.E., Biology and History

Affiliations (1)

  • Academy of Management-Since 2015. Article reviewer.

Recent Articles (1)

Respect for a diversity of perspectives has never been more important. MINNPOST.

Nowakowski, M.


As a business professor, it is important for me to remember that while my primary audience is my students, owners and managers of Minnesota businesses are key stakeholders I should keep in mind when providing a business education. And while business leaders are certainly looking for candidates who look good on paper, what they ultimately need are future leaders whose skills might be less tangible. While business students in universities strive to learn new sets of specialized skills in accounting, project management, or data analytics, the development of a critical mind that can holistically analyze and understand complex issues is still the foundational deliverable we strive to foster...

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