Graduate Studies Staff

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Graduate Academic Affairs

Vice Provost for Graduate Studies, Professor of Geology
785-864-8040
Strong Hall, room 213A

The Vice Provost for Graduate Studies provides leadership and administrative direction in graduate education on the Lawrence and Edwards campuses.


Kristine Latta, Assistant Vice Provost and Liaison to the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Assistant Vice Provost and Liaison to the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
785-864-8040

Kristine Latta is Assistant Vice Provost and Liaison to the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.

Amber Roberts Graham
Director of Graduate Affairs and Liaison to the Professional Schools
785-864-8040

Amber Roberts Graham is the Director of Graduate Affairs and Liaison to the Professional Schools.


Graduate Studies Associate, Executive Assistant to the Vice Provost of Graduate Studies
785-864-1952
Strong Hall, room 213C

The Graduate Studies Associate is the main point of communication for the Graduate Studies office with the added responsibility of managing the Vice Provost for Graduate Studies’ calendar and manag


Jessy C. Ayestas is a Graduate Assistant in the Office of Graduate Studies.


Graduate Admissions

Amanda Ostreko
Assistant Vice Provost and Director of Graduate Enrollment Management
785-864-8040

Amanda Ostreko is the Assistant Vice Provost and Director of Graduate Enrollment Management.

Graduate Admission Coordinator
785-864-4239


Self Graduate Fellowship

Stefani Buchwitz
Director of the Self Graduate Fellowship
785-864-3174

Stefani Buchwitz is the Director of the Self Graduate Fellowship.

Program Coordinator
785-864-2434
Strong Hall, Room 158

Michelle Compton-Muñoz joined the Self Graduate Fellowship Department as Program Coordinator in June 2020.

Recruitment Coordinator
Strong Hall, Room 158

Daniel Rivera joined the Self Graduate Fellowship Department in August 2020.  Daniel coordinates all recruitment and selection associated with the Self Graduate Fellowship and the Self Memoria

Tammie Zordel
Administrative Associate
785-864-7249

Tammie Zordel is the Administrative Associate Senior for the Self Graduate Fellowship.


Graduate Military Programs

Mike Denning
Director, Office of Graduate Military Programs
785-864-1684

Mike Denning has been the Director of the Office of Graduate Military Programs since July 2011.

Trent Williams
Assistant Director
785-864-7508

Trent Williams is the Assistant Director of the Office of Graduate Military Programs.


Education Program Coordinator
(785) 864-0157
Strong Hall, room #222

Ashley is the Program Coordinator for the Kansas ICCAE.


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