Profile: Michael Owens
Michael A. Owens, PhD, is an associate professor in the Educational Leadership and Foundations Department at Brigham Young University. He has taught courses in educational leadership, professional development, evidence-informed decision making for continuous school improvement, multicultural education, and qualitative research methods. He began his career as a bilingual elementary and adult ESL teacher before transitioning into academia. His academic interests include family and community engagement in schools, leader/followership, student transitions from k-12 to higher education, and continuous school improvement.