University Profiles

Jack Gottschalk

Jack A. Gottschalk

Adjunct Professor of Management

Department of Management


Writer, TV Host and Producer, Lecturer on Business and International Affairs

After working as a journalist, Professor Gottschalk entered the field of corporate public relations holding management positions with Textron and Sherwin Williams. He then became an attorney and was an assistant prosecutor in Essex County, New Jersey. He joined the faculty of the Stillman School of Business in 2006.

Professor Gottschalk has written numerous business, law and related articles on subjects including press censorship, defamation, competency, corporate planning, and medical consent. He has 10 book credits covering a wide range of subjects to include forensic reports, international trade, crisis management, modern day ocean piracy, and a New York Times best seller, Firefighting, a history of the world's great fires. He was the host and co-producer of a Comcast weekly television program, Legally Speaking; has been featured in several TV documentary productions; has lectured on current international issues; has been interviewed and quoted by Reuters, CNBC, Fox News, and MSNBC.


  • J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law
  • M.A., International Affairs, Salve Regina University
  • M.S., General Management, The American College

Academic Distinctions

Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society

Guest Lecturer, Maritime Terrorism and National Security, US Naval War College

Guest Lecturer, Crisis Management and Corporate Planning, Northwestern University, Kellogg/Medill Program



Office Phone
(973) 761-9222


Office Location
Room 526
Jubilee Hall


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