Board of Directors
Robert E. Novak,
Vice President for Standards and Ethics in Audiology
Robert E. Novak, PhD, CCC-A, serves as the Director of the Center for Excellence in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CECSD) at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, with a joint appointment in the Audie L. Murphy VA Hospital Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center and Audiology Service.
Dr. Novak has been a faculty member and program administrator at San Diego State University, University of Virginia, and Purdue University. He has focused his academic career on the development and delivery of academic programs in communication sciences and disorders that are international exemplars in discovery, learning, and engagement, producing audiology students who are prepared to approach clinical service as clinical science across the audiology scope of practice.
Dr. Novak received his PhD from the University of Iowa.