Dr. Jean Novak, Ph.D., Advisory Board

Dr. Jean Novak is a bilingual professor in Speech Pathology and was the first Department Chair of the Communicative Disorders & Sciences Department at San José State University. She has worked extensively with group home children and adolescents with behavior disorders and patients with schizophrenia, and on many interdisciplinary projects at SJSU. She has also worked with the Autism Tree Project Foundation for over 10 years.

Dr. Novak’s areas of expertise and interest include: Autism, Down Syndrome, ADHD, Central Auditory Processing Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Schizophrenia, and Severe Behavior Disorders.

Dr. Novak advises Eureka! on Research Development.