IA Courses: AEC 3410: Fostering Innovation through Leadership
Dr. Matthew Sowcik is currently serving as an Assistant Professor of Leadership Education and the Coordinator of the campus-wide Leadership Minor at the University of Florida. Dr. Sowcik teaches courses in Leadership Development, Fostering Innovation Through Leadership, Groups and Teams, Organizational Leadership, Developing Tool for a Changing World and numerous other courses on the undergraduate and graduate level. Matthew’s research specialization is in humility and the creation of organizational Leadership programs.
Aside from his research and administrative duties, Dr. Sowcik also currently serves as a consultant to The New York Times, focusing on the newspaper’s educational programming for leadership studies faculty and students. Dr. Sowcik was the lead editor for the book, Leadership 2050: Critical Challenges, Key Contexts and Emerging Trends, which was a collaborative effort with the International Leadership Associations Building Leadership Bridges book series. In addition to the book, Dr. Sowcik has published numerous papers influencing the way we think about leadership evaluation and assessment.