Supporting MSP Students within the KU Community


The Multicultural Scholars Program serves all of the academic and professional schools at KU; see below for the program directors and their contact information.

Susan Klusmeier, Vice Provost for Academic Success
Strong Hall, 156

Pronouns: she, her, hers

Annise Richard, Associate Director for the Academic Retention and Engagement Center
Summerfield Hall, room #350

Pronouns: she, her, hers

Angela Gist-Mackey, Assistant Professor, Communication Studies
Bailey Hall, room #116E
Abel Chikanda, Assistant Professor, Geography and African/African American Studies
Lindley Hall, room 204
Hume Feldman, Chair, Department of Physics & Astronomy
Malott Hall, room #1028
Allison Kirkpatrick, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy
Malott Hall, room #2056C
Jae Chang, Associate Professor
Marvin Hall, Room 317C
Kapila Silva, Professor
(785) 864-1150
Marvin Studios, room #132
Steven Johnson Jr., Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Student Programs
Capitol Federal Hall, room 1184
Michele M. Casavant, Assistant Dean
(785) 864-7096
J.R. Pearson Hall, room #215
Andrew Williams
Andrew Williams, Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, ***KU Safe Zone Member
Eaton Hall, Room 1, Suite 1C
Jerry Crawford, Associate Professor
(785) 864-0603
Stauffer-Flint Hall, #205-D
Photo of Genaro Mendez
Genaro Méndez, Associate Professor
Murphy Hall, room #416
Dennis W. Grauer, Associate Professor, Vice Chair of Research
(785) 864-3262
School of Pharmacy Building, Room 2001
Megan Paceley, Assistant Professor
Twente Hall, Room 209
Nancy Kepple, Assistant Professor
Twente Hall, Room 115

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