Professor of Environmental Communications/ Center for Environmental Arts and Humanities
Kovarik has broad teaching experience that is augmented by work for environmental and green technology groups and news reporting. His professional credentials include journalism, digital media, and community information services. Kovarik has trained scientists to effectively address traditional and new media. Among his many projects is setting up small windmills for an agricultural cooperative in Virginia. He holds a Ph.D. in Public Communication from the University of Maryland, M.A. in Communication from the University of South Carolina, and B.S. in Journalism from Virginia Commonwealth University.