Dr. Norris Wise is an adjunct faculty member and professor of human resource management in the School of Business at Park University. He served 20 years in the uniformed services - retiring as the subject matter expert and principal advisor to the Senior Director of the largest operational force in the United States Marine Corps for equal opportunity and diversity management. He is a certified mediator and graduate of the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute. Norris also serves on the board of directors for an emergent nonprofit organization that seeks to restore and empower the youth in becoming holistically, healthy, and self-sustaining individuals; an advisor to the CEO of a security consulting company and provides assistance to the U.S. Navy Chaplain Corps in support of the military and their families as advocates of religious, moral, and spiritual well-being and resiliency. He earned his B.A. in Communication Studies, MSA in Human Resources Administration and is pursuing his Ph.D. in Business Psychology (Organizational Leadership) at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. He has presented at several conferences and is a member of the Academy of Management and National Communication Association.
Dr. Wise’s research interests are in the areas of leadership, organizational communications, and business management.