School of Engineering

Arvin Agah
Interim Dean, ***KU Safe Zone Member
Eaton Hall
Amy Wierman
Assistant to the Dean
Eaton Hall

Engineering Research and Graduate Programs

Responsible for graduate engineering programs and fostering the research mission of the KU School of Engineering.

Anna Paradis
Director of Graduate Academic Services, ***KU Safe Zone Member
LEEP2, room 1415L
Assistant Director of Graduate Academic Services, ***KU Safe Zone Member

Active Learning Initiative

Responsible for supporting adoption and implementation of active-learning and student-centered pedagogies throughout the undergraduate engineering curricula.  

Caroline Bennett, Ph.D., P.E.
Lead, Engineering Course Transformation Initiative, Associate Professor of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering

Space and Assessment

Responsible for overseeing usable space in the School of Engineering complex as well as monitoring construction progress.

Building Complex Manager
Director of Construction, Professor of Civil, Environmental & Architectural Engineering
Learned Hall, room 2160D

Diversity and Women's Programs

Responsible for fostering the success of women and underrepresented minorities at both the undergraduate and graduate student level in the KU School of Engineering.

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, ***KU Safe Zone Member
Eaton Hall, Room 1, Suite 1C

Responsible for fostering the success, recruitment, and retention of women and underrepresented undergraduate and graduate students and faculty in the KU School of Engineering.

Founder and Director of IHAWKe (Indigenous, Hispanic, African American, Women, KU Engineering) program.

Edwards Campus Programs

Responsible for engineering programs located on the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park, KS.

Herbert Tuttle, Professor of the Practice
Professor of the Practice, Assistant Dean of Engineering for Edwards Campus, Director of Engineering Management and Project Management Programs
Regents Center, room #125

Engineering Undergraduate Programs

Oversees the undergraduate student experience, including programs to recruit students, retain students and help them navigate the administrative requirements of university life.

Katie Eisnehauer
Graduate Assistant
LEEP2 - room 1415
Corey Green
Outreach Coordinator
LEEP2 - room 1415F
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, ***KU Safe Zone Member
LEEP2, room 1415R
Director of Undergraduate Academic Services, * KU Safe Zone Member , * Mental Health First Aid Training
LEEP2, room 1415N
Outreach Coordinator, ***KU Safe Zone Member
LEEP2, room 1417
Debbie Wales
Scholarship Coordinator, ***KU Safe Zone Member
LEEP2, room 1415
Assistant Dean, ***KU Safe Zone Member
LEEP2, room 1415

Self Engineering Leadership Fellows Program

The mission of the Madison A. and Lila Self Engineering Leadership Fellows Program (the “SELF Program”) is to develop passionate engineering and computer science graduates who are strongly goal-oriented and who bring the business skills and vision needed to guide the technology-based corporations of tomorrow.

Program Facilitator, Self Engineering Leadership Fellows Program
LEEP2, room 1415
Program Facilitator, Self Engineering Leadership Fellows Program, ***KU Safe Zone Member
LEEP2, room 1415

Engineering Career Center

Provides students with high quality information, resources, and opportunities so they may confidently pursue their desired career goals, and assists them in their efforts to successfully connect with employers or graduate/professional school programs.

Career Coordinator, Engineering Career Center
LEEP2, room 1410
Jennifer Nigro
Assistant Director, Engineering Career Center
LEEP2, room 1410
Kristi Kamm
Engineering Career Center, Career Networks Senior Coordinator
LEEP2, room 1410
Senior Career & Retention Coordinator, ***KU Safe Zone Member
LEEP2, room 1410
Director, Engineering Career Center, ***KU Safe Zone Member
LEEP2, room 1410

Engineering Technology Service Center

Provides computer and information technology support for the educational mission of School of Engineering.

Jason Habiger
Technician, Engineering Technology Service Center
Eaton Hall, room 1001A
Owen Kelly
Senior Linux Systems Administrator, Engineering Technology Service Center
Eaton Hall, room 1001J
Manager - Engineering Technology Service Center
Manager, Engineering Technology Service Center
Eaton Hall, room 1001D
Adam Lett
Senior Technician, Engineering Technology Service Center
Eaton Hall, room 1001C
IT Support Technician
Eaton Hall, room 1001A
IT Support Technician
Learned Hall, room 1132
Senior Technician, Engineering Technology Service Center
Eaton Hall, room 1001K
Technician, Engineering Technology Service Center
785 864 0151
Eaton 1001
Stefan Sawyer
Systems Administrator, Engineering Technology Service Center
Eaton Hall, room 1001E

Engineering Departmental Development and Application Services

Provides web development and support for the School of Engineering and its departments.

Antil Nati
IT Senior Programmer
Eaton Hall, room 1001, suite 1001F

Engineering Communications & Public Relations

Responsible for communications with media, prospective and current students, and alumni, as well as social media channels that promote the school's interaction with its students, alumni and friends.

Cody Howard
Public Relations Director, ***KU Safe Zone Member
Eaton Hall, room 1, suite 1F

Engineering Budget Office

Responsible for the financial affairs of the KU School of Engineering.

Accounting Specialist
Eaton Hall, room 1
Beth Wehner
Director of Finance & HR
Eaton Hall, room #2012

Engineering Endowment Development

Supports the mission of the KU School of Engineering by encouraging endowed gifts, planned gifts, corporate gifts and annual contributions.

Learn more about Kansas University Endowment.

Development Director and Team Leader
1891 Constant Ave.
Development Officer, KU Endowment
1891 Constant Ave.
Susan Reilly, Development Director
Development Director, KU Endowment
1891 Constant Ave., Lawrence, KS 66047


Engineering Research Highlights

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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