Directory of Chairs & Program Directors

Tami Albin
Tami Albin
Co-Director, Institute for Digital Research in Humanities, Libraries
(785) 864-8926
Perry Alexander
Perry Alexander
Director, Information and Telecommunication Technology Center, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-7741
Santa Arias
Santa Arias
Director, Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-3851
Tamara Baker
Tamara Baker
Interim Director, Gerontology Program, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2633
Mary Banwart
Mary Banwart
Director, Institute for Leadership Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-5681
Vince Barker
Vince Barker
Director, Management, School of Business
(785) 864-7512
Michael Baskett
Michael Baskett
Chair, Department of Film & Media Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-1384
Thomas Beisecker
Thomas Beisecker
Chair, Department of Communication Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9882
Genelle Belmas
Genelle Belmas
Track Chair, News and Information, School of Journalism and Mass Communications
(785) 864-7691
Dave Benson
Dave Benson
Acting Chair, Department of Chemistry, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4090
Kerry Benson
Kerry Benson
Track Chair, Strategic Communications, School of Journalism and Mass Communications
(785) 864-7626
Theodore Bergman
Theodore Bergman
Chair, Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering
(785) 864-2981
J. Christopher Brown
J. Christopher Brown
Director, Department of Environmental Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-8992
Nathaniel Brunsell
Nathaniel Brunsell
Chair, Department of Geography, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2021
Greg Burg
Greg Burg
Director, Undergraduate Biology Program, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4143
Steven B. Case
Steven B. Case
Director, Center for STEM Learning, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4471
David Cateforis
David Cateforis
Chair, Department of Art History, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4713
Jae Chang
Jae Chang
Interim Chair, Department of Architecture, School of Architecture, Design & Planning
(785) 864-1446
So-Min Cheong
So-Min Cheong
Director, Center for East Asian Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9473
Maggie Childs
Maggie Childs
Chair , Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9128
John Colombo
John Colombo
Director, Life Span Institute, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-4295
Dave Darwin
Dave Darwin
Chair, Civil, Environmental & Architectural Engineering, School of Engineering
(785) 864-3827
Stephen Dickey
Stephen Dickey
Chair, Slavic Languages & Literatures, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2357
Alexander Diener
Alexander Diener
Acting Director, Center for Russian & Eastern European & Eurasian Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-3040
Florence DiGennaro Reed
Florence DiGennaro Reed
Applied Behavioral Science, Department of Applied Behavioral Science, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-0521
Arienne Dwyer
Arienne Dwyer
Co-Director, Institute for Digital Research in Humanities
(785) 864-2649
Arienne Dwyer
Arienne Dwyer
Co-Director, Institute for Digital Research in Humanities, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2649
Susan Egan
Susan Egan
Chair, Molecular Biosciences, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4294
Hume Feldman
Hume Feldman
Chair, Department of Physics & Astronomy, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4740
Stephanie Fitzgerald
Stephanie Fitzgerald
Director, Indigenous Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2546
Victor Frost
Victor Frost
Chair, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, School of Engineering
(785) 864-4833
Stevin Gehrke
Stevin Gehrke
Acting Chair, Chemical & Petroleum Engineering, School of Engineering
(785) 864-4956
Prasad Gogineni
Prasad Gogineni
Director, Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-8800
Luis González
Luis González
Chair, Department of Geology, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2743
Pamela Gordon
Pamela Gordon
Interim Chair, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2395
Marc Greenberg
Marc Greenberg
Director, School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2349
Andrea Greenhoot
Andrea Greenhoot
Director, Center for Teaching Excellene, Office of the Provost
(785) 864-9842
Andrea Greenhoot
Andrea Greenhoot
Director, Center for Teaching Excellence
Donald Haider-Markel
Donald Haider-Markel
Chair, Department of Political Science, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9034
Jennifer Hamer
Jennifer Hamer
Chair, American Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-5373
Christopher Haufler
Christopher Haufler
Chair, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-3255
Bruce Hayes
Bruce Hayes
Chair, Department of French & Italian, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9028
Michelle Heffner Hayes
Michelle Heffner Hayes
Chair, Department of Dance, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-1098
David Henry
David Henry
Chair, Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy
(785) 864-6066
Andrea Herstowski
Andrea Herstowski
Chair, Department of Design, School of Architecture, Design & Planning
(785) 864-2956
Steve Hillmer
Steve Hillmer
Director, Finance, Economics and Decision Sciences, School of Business
(785) 864-7549
Mike Hock
Mike Hock
Director, Center for Research on Learning, School of Education
(785) 864-0567
Nicole Hodges Persley
Nicole Hodges Persley
Acting Chair, Department of Theatre, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2820
John Hoopes
John Hoopes
Chair, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2638
Paul Johnson
Paul Johnson
Director, Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9086
Keith Jones
Area Director, Accounting and Information Systems, School of Business
(785) 864-6997
Mary Anne Jordan
Chair, Department of Visual Art, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4401
Ted Juhl
Ted Juhl
Chair, Department of Economics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2849
Daniel Katz
Daniel Katz
Chair, Department of Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-3651
Neal Kingston
Neal Kingston
Director, Achievement and Assessment Institute, Research & Graduate Studies
785-864-9705
Elizabeth Kozleski
Elizabeth Kozleski
Chair, Special Education, School of Education
(785) 864-0545
Leonard Krishtalka
Leonard Krishtalka
Director, Biodiversity Institute, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-4540
Clarence Lang
Clarence Lang
Chair, Department of African & African American Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-5569
Steven Lee
Steven Lee
Chair, Psychology & Research in Education, School of Education
(785) 864-3577
Eve Levin
Eve Levin
Chair, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9463
Elizabeth MacGonagle
Elizabeth MacGonagle
Director, Kansas African Studies Center, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9452
Rolf Mandel
Rolf Mandel
Interim Director, Kansas Geological Survey, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-2171
Edward Martinko
Edward Martinko
Director, Kansas Biological Survey, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-1505
Thomas Mulinazzi
Thomas Mulinazzi
Chair, Civil, Environmental, Architectural Engineering, School of Engineering
(785) 864-1921
Nancy Muma
Nancy Muma
Chair, Pharmacology & Toxicology, School of Pharmacy
(785) 864-4002
Shahin Negahban
Shahin Negahban
Director, Tertiary Oil Recovery Project, Research & Graduate Studies
Anna Neill
Anna Neill
Chair, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2521
Shannon O'Lear
Shannon O'Lear
Director, Center for Global & International Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2041
Jorge Pérez
Jorge Pérez
Chair, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-1131
William Picking
William Picking
Director, Higuchi Biosciences Center, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-5974
Glenn Prescott
Glenn Prescott
Chair, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, School of Engineering
(785) 864-4486
Thomas Prisinzano
Thomas Prisinzano
Chair, Medicinal Chemistry, School of Pharmacy
(785) 864-3267
Mabel Rice
Mabel Rice
Director, Child Language Doctoral Program, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4570
Reginald Robinson
Reginald Robinson
Director, School of Public Affairs & Administration, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-3527
Eduardo Rosa-Molinar
Eduardo Rosa-Molinar
Director, Microscopy and Analytical Imaging Resources Core (MAI) Laboratory, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-3091
Brian Rosenblum
Brian Rosenblum
Co-Director, Institute for Digital Research in Humanities
(785) 864-8883
Christian Schöneich
Christian Schöneich
Chair, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, School of Pharmacy
(785) 864-4880
Joan Sereno
Joan Sereno
Chair, Department of Linguistics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2619
Surendra Singh
Surendra Singh
Director, Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Business Law, School of Business
(785) 864-7531
Paulette Spencer
Paulette Spencer
Director, Bioengineering Research Center, Research & Graduate Studies
William Staples
William Staples
Chair, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9414
Christopher Steadham
Christopher Steadham
Director, Wheat Law Library, School of Law
(785) 864-9242
Ric Steele
Ric Steele
Director, Clincial Child Psychology Program, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-0550
Daniel Stevenson
Daniel Stevenson
Chair, Department of Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-7258
Holly Storkel
Holly Storkel
Chair, Department of Speech-Language-Hearing, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-0497
Bala Subramaniam
Bala Subramaniam
Director, Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-2903
John Symons
John Symons
Chair, Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2332
Susan Twombly
Susan Twombly
Chair, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, School of Education
(785) 864-9721
Sally Utech
Sally Utech
Interim Director, Hall Center for the Humanities, Research & Graduate Studies
(785) 864-7823
Ilya Vakser
Director, Center for Bioinformatics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-1057
Lorie Vanchena
Lorie Vanchena
Academic Director, European Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9174
Michael Vitevitch
Michael Vitevitch
Interim Chair, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9312
Nina Vyatkina
Nina Vyatkina
Chair, Department of Germanic Languages & Literatures, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-9178
Z.J. Wang
Z.J. Wang
Chair, Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering
(785) 864-2964
Laurence Weatherley
Laurence Weatherley
Chair, Chemical & Petroleum Engineering, School of Engineering
(785) 864-3553
Joseph Weir
Joseph Weir
Chair, Health, Sport & Exercise Sciences, School of Education
(785) 864-0784
Tara Welch
Tara Welch
Chair, Department of Classics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-2395
Peter Welsh
Director, Museum Studies Program, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4260
Stacey Swearingen White
Stacey Swearingen White
Chair, Department of Urban Planning, School of Architecture, Design & Planning
(785) 864-3530
Steve White
Steve White
Chair, Curriculum & Teaching, School of Education
(785) 864-9662
C. Bryan Young
C. Bryan Young
Director, University Honors Program, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-4225
John Younger
John Younger
Academic Director, Jewish Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-3263
Sandra Zimdars-Swartz
Sandra Zimdars-Swartz
Director, Department of Humanities & Western Civilization, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
(785) 864-3011

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