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Accurso, Cathy
Associate Director, Field Education
Edwards Campus, Regnier Hall 270
Boyd, Christina
Western Kansas M.S.W. Program Director
Fort Hays State University Campus

As the Western Kansas MSW Program Director, Christina is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the outreach graduate programs in Hays and Garden City, Kansas, by recruiting prospective students, adjunct instructors and field practicum sites; providing guidance and advising for students and field sites; and managing necessary program details to ensure classroom details are arranged.

Hawley, Valerie
Marketing and Communications Director
Twente Hall, Room 117
Hofer, Becky
Director of Graduate Admissions
Twente Hall, Room 108

Becky Hofer is the Director of Graduate Admissions. She is responsible for admission, processes, reporting, graduation, and administrative duties for all graduate programs including both the M.S.W. and Ph.D. programs.

Isaac, Todd
Director of Technology
Twente Hall, Room 217
Academic Success Coach, Edwards Campus BSW Program

Jody Johnson is the Academic Success Coach for all current and prospective students pursuing the B.S.W. at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park. He recruits for the program at community colleges and social service agencies. He is the sponsor for the B.S.W. Student Group on the Edwards Campus, and he also provides advising and support to students from their first inquiry until graduation. Jody has over 25 years of experience working with undergraduate students.

Jones, Kelly
Associate Director, Field Education
Twente Hall, Room 103
L'Ecuyer, Cheri
Administrative Assistant Senior
Twente Hall, Room 300B
Marsh, Jennie
Director, Field Education
Twente Hall, Room 106
Mignot, Vicki
Student Services Coordinator
Twente Hall, Room 116

B.S.W. Student Services Coordinator for the Lawrence campus. She is responsible for recruiting efforts including prospective student visits and orientation as well B.S.W. academic advising.

Michelle Mohr Carney
Dean of the School of Social Welfare
Twente Hall

Academic Areas
Intimate partner violence, at-risk youth, community practice, nonprofit development and management, program development and evaluation, leadership development, collaboration building and conflict resolution, grant writing, strategic planning.


Ph.D., Ohio State University

Graduate Student Services Coordinator
Twente Hall, Room 110
Shafer, Dana L
Academic Programs Coordinator
Twente Hall, Room 204
Trendel, Kristin
Assistant Dean
Twente Hall, Room 216
Wright, Alberta
Administrative Specialist
Twente Hall, Room 105

2017-18 Doctoral Candidates Seeking Fall Appointments


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