Preparing Diverse Scholars for Leadership in the Future

Program Directors

Each of the academic programs participating in the KU-MSP is under the guidance of a Program Director. The program directors serve as mentors and guides for the MSP scholar. The Program Director(s) organize monthly meetings and monitor the academic progress of each scholar. Below are the Program Directors with a link to the specific academic unit as well as contact information.

Kapila Silva
(785) 864-1150
132 Marvin Studios
Michele M. Casavant
(785) 864-7096
215 J.R. Pearson Hall
Cody Case, MSP Managing Director
785-864-6955
Summerfield 350C
785-864-0504
Dole Human Development Center - Room 4048
Steven Johnson Jr., Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Student Programs
785-864-0096
Capitol Federal Hall, room 1184
Jerry Crawford
(785) 864-0603
205-D Stauffer-Flint
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Genaro Méndez
785-864-9730
416 Murphy Hall
Dennis W. Grauer
(785) 864-3262
School of Pharmacy Building, Room 2001
Megan Paceley
785-864-2284
Twente Hall, Room 209
785-864-0147
Twente Hall, Room 115


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