Preparing Educators as Leaders

Deans

Rick Ginsberg
Professor, Dean, School of Education
785-864-3726
Joseph R. Pearson Hall

Rick Ginsberg, Ph.D., has served as Dean of the School of Education at the University of Kansas since August, 2005. He served three years as the Chair of the Kansas Professional Standards Board, is Past Chair of the Board of Directors of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education... more

Sally Roberts
Associate Professor, Associate Dean
785-864-3726
Joseph R. Pearson Hall

Sally Roberts, Ph.D., is associate professor in the Department of Special Education and Associate Dean for Teacher Education and Undergraduate Programs at the University of Kansas. Her academic interests include individuals with significant disabilities, those with deaf-blindness, and those with... more

Jim Lichtenberg
785-864-3726
Joseph R. Pearson Hall

James W. Lichtenberg is a Professor of Counseling Psychology in the Department of Psychology and Research in Education (PRE). He also serves as the School of Education’s Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Research. He has previously held the position of Director of the University... more

Lon Dehnert
Professor, Assistant Dean
785-864-3726
Joseph R. Pearson Hall

Dr. Lon Dehnert, Assistant Dean, joined the School of Education administrative team in January of 2012. His duties include the oversight of School technologies, facilities, strategic planning, and faculty development. He serves as liaison to the School’s partner in distance education,... more


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Research expenditures of $36,804,773 for 2011-12