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KU School of Nursing Organizational Structure

View the organizational structure for the School of Nursing.

graphical representation of the KU School of Nursing organizational chart; Starting from the top:   Dean, University of Kansas, School of Nursing, Sally L. Maliski, Ph.D., RN, FAAN  Director of Business and Fiscal Affairs, Anna Nguyen, MBA reports to Dean, University of Kansas School of Nursing  Executive Officer, Ellen Bietz, MPA reports to Dean, University of Kansas School of Nursing  Going Left to Right:   Associate Dean, Innovative Partnerships and Practice, Nelda Godfrey, Ph.D., RN, FAAN reports to Dean, University of Kansas School of Nursing  Program Director Practice, Amy Garcia, DNP, RN, CENP  reports to Associate Dean, Innovative Partnerships and Practice  Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, Cynthia Teel, Ph.D., RN, FAAN  Program Director, Advanced Practice, Cara Busenhart, Ph.D., CNM, APRN reports to Associate Dean, Academic Affairs  Program Director, Leadership, Heather Nelson-Brantley, Ph.D., RN, NEA_BC, CCRN-K reports to Associate Dean, Academic Affairs                                                              Program Director, Ph.D., Becky Christian, Ph.D., RN, FNAP, FAAN reports to Associate Dean, Academic Affairs  Program Director, Nurse-Midwifery, Cara Busenhart, Ph.D., CNM, APRN reports to Associate Dean, Academic Affairs  Program Director, BSN, Alyson Luckenbach, MSN, RN, CEN reports to Associate Dean, Academic Affairs  Program Director, RN-to-BSN and Partnership Program, Sharon Kumm, MN, RN, CNE reports to Associate Dean, Academic Affairs  Dean, SON Salina Campus, Lisa Larson, Ph.D., RN  reports to Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, with a dotted line to the Dean, University of Kansas School of Nursing  Associate Dean, Grants and Research, Barbara Polivka, Ph.D., RN, FAAN reports to Dean, University of Kansas School of Nursing  Director Center for Data Science, Nancy Dunton, Ph.D., FAAN  reports to Associate Dean, Grants and Research  Director Grants, Wendy McDonald reports to Associate Dean, Grants and Research  Associate Dean Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, Pamela Barnes, Ph.D., MBA reports to Dean, University of Kansas School of Nursing  Program Consultants, Cyndie Majher, MEd, Debbie Stratton, MS, Jill Weishaubt, BA reports to Associate Dean Student Affairs and Enrollment Management  Associate Dean Interprofessional Practice, Education, Policy, and Research, Teri Kennedy, Ph.D., MSW, ACSW, FGSA, FNAP reports to Dean, University of Kansas School of Nursing  Director Center for Health Informatics and Informatics Programs of Study, E. LaVerne Manos, DNP, RN-BS, FAMIA reports to Associate Dean Interprofessional Practice, Education, Policy, and Research  Program Manager, Teresa Stenner, MA reports to Associate Dean Interprofessional Practice, Education, Policy, and Research

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KU School of Nursing

KU School of Nursing
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