Joe Albert, Ph.D.

Dr. Joe Albert 

Dr. Joe Albert has taught graduate and undergraduate courses at Gonzaga since 1994, specializing in leadership development, strategic planning and storytelling.  He was dean of the School of Professional Studies, which has been renamed the School of Leadership Studies.  He co-founded the Gonzaga Emerging Leaders Program, which offers a guided leadership development process for emerging leaders from companies in the Pacific Northwest.

For over 25 years Dr. Albert has provided leadership consulting and training to students and organizations, presenting nationally as a conference keynote, workshop presenter and organization retreat facilitator in the private, public and nonprofit fields.


  • Leadership and Psychology
  • Leadership and Storytelling


  • B.S., St. Joseph’s University
  • M.A., Gonzaga University
  • Ph.D., Gonzaga University