Joseph Jelinek is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Marketing at Illinois State University and teaches a variety of Business Teacher Education classes. Joseph has been teaching Business Education courses for the past ten years in McLean County Unit 5 at Normal Community High School. He earned his Bachelor of Science (Career in Technical Education, Business Emphasis) from Eastern Illinois University and Masters of Arts (Curriculum and Instruction) from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale Florida. Currently Joseph is a Bank Business Analyst for State Farm Mutual Insurance Company. Joseph is excited to bring his real world teaching and business experiences to the classroom at Illinois State University.
Outside of work Joseph enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters. Joseph is a home improvement enthusiast and relaxes by playing the guitar and various other musical instruments.
MA, Nova Southeastern University B.S., Eastern Illinois University