- December 12, 2013
- 12:34 pm
- Janet Pierce-Ritter
Dr. John Wozniak, Professor Emeritus and Founding Dean of the School of Education dies at age 97
Dr. John M. Wozniak joined the faculty of Loyola University Chicago in 1950. One year later, he was made acting chair of the Department of Education. He served 18 years in that capacity until the founding of the School of Education in 1969, when he became dean, a position he held for another 10 years.
John is a remarkable educator, scholar, mentor, colleague, and friend to all those passing through the School of Education. Dr. Wozniak retired in 1989 and remained active in the School of Education alumni events. Just recently he joined other emeriti faculty for lunch with School of Education dean, Dr. Michael Dantley.
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