Check out my past publications on some of my favorite subjects: innovative preparedness outreach, earthquake preparedness, and disaster recovery.

Recovery Is Now: Navigating the Transition.

Novak, J. and R. Styner. International Association of Emergency Managers Bulletin, June 2019: 16-18.

Development of an Interactive Escape Room Intervention to Educate college Students about Earthquake Preparedness

Novak, J., Lozos, J., and S. Spear. 2019. Natural Hazards Review 20(1); 06018001-1-5.

Earthquake Themed puzzle Room Challenges College Students to Beat the Quake

Novak, J. International Association of Emergency Managers Bulletin, September 2016 (pp. 23-24)

Identifying Spatial Patterns of Recovery and Abandonment in the Post-Katrina Holy Cross Neighborhood of New Orleans

Curtis, A., Duval-Diop D. and J. Novak. 2010. Cartography and Geographic Information Science, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2010, pp.45-56