About Dr. Emmanuel Jean Francois
Dr. Emmanuel Jean Francois earned a
Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction (Concentration: Adult Higher Education) from the University of South Florida (USF),
A graduate certificate in college teaching from USF,
A Master's degree in Human Services (Concentration: Organization Management and Leadership) from Springfield College,
A Postgraduate Diploma in Population and Development from the State University of Haiti (in partnership with the United Nations Development Program - UNDP),
A postgraduate certificate in Psycho-education and social health, through a partnership program between the School of Cadres in Special education of Haiti (Port-au-Prince) and and the School of Cadres in Special education of Versailles (Paris).
His undergraduate studies were in Anthropology and Sociology from the State University of Haiti, and in Pedagogy of secondary education (High school teaching) from University Institute of Educational Sciences (University Notre Dame Haiti).
Dr. Jean Francois is a native of Haiti, and currently lives in Oshkosh, Wisconsin with his adorable wife Pierrette, his two daughters Emmarald and Maellie-Jade, and his handsome son Pierremael.
Prior to coming to the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Dr. Jean Francois taught as an adjunct professor for three years at Springfield College, served as Campus Coordinator for an international program in Youth Leadership at the University of South Florida (in collaboration with Georgetown University), and Research Coordinator at the Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute.
Dr. Jean Francois repertoire of publications includes more than 30 titles in English, French, and Haitian Creole. His last books entitled
Dr. Jean Francois has presented in various regional, national, and international conferences about his research on non-traditional college students, adult and higher education, study abroad, global education, globalization, transformative learning, scholarship of teaching and learning, and community based participatory research.
Dr. Jean Francois is the President of the Transnational Education and Learning Society (TELS).
Emmanuel Jean Francois, Ph.D.
Director - Master's Program in Transnational Human Services Leadership
Department of Human Services Leadership
College of Education & Human Services
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
800 Algoma Blvd., N/E 513
Oshkosh, WI 54901-8662