Administration

Director
785-864-4606
Lippincott Hall, Room 204
  • Ph.D. Curriculum & Instruction, Indiana University, 2001
  • MAT, Linguistics/TESL, University of Florida, 1996
Associate Director for Student Services
785-864-4606
Lippincott Hall, Room 204
  • M.A. TESOL, University of Illinois, 1991
  • M.A. Theoretical Linguistics, University of Illinois, 1988
Assistant Director for Business & Administrative Services
785-864-1327
Lippincott Hall, Room 204
  • M.S. Management, Baker University, 2003
Assistant Director for Academic Affairs &, Associate Language Specialist
785-864-4606
Lippincott Hall, Room 204
  • Ed.D. Organizational Leadership, Argosy University, 2012
  • M.A. Teaching of Languages, University of Southern Mississippi, 2004
Senior Associate Director for Business Operations
785-864-4606
Lippincott Hall, Room 204
  • M.A. TESL, Southern Illinois University, 1979
Associate Director for Academic Affairs & Associate Language Specialist
785-864-4606
Lippincott Hall, Room 204
  • M.A. TESL, University of Kansas, 1986

Founded in 1964 as part of a Ford Foundation campus internationalization grant
One of the first 12 intensive English programs in the United States
The AEC comprises three units: the Intensive English Program, Short-term Programs, and KU Outreach Programs.
Each semester, the AEC enrolls about 250 students representing more than 35 countries on six continents
The Applied English Center offers field trips and conversation groups to our students