Chancellors Club Scholarships & Awards

Annual gifts to the Chancellors Club support KU’s greatest needs through the Greater KU Fund, as well as these important scholarships and awards programs for students and faculty. Each year, renewable scholarships are awarded to incoming KU freshmen who are National Merit finalists. 
 
We are proud to introduce the new Chancellors Club Scholars for 2018-’19.
 
Anton Barybin, Lawrence, KS
Paige Breyfogle, Leawood, KS
John Childress, Kansas City, KS
Jonathan Downs, Fort Leavenworth, KS
Henry Hammond, Lansing, KS
Harrison Hughes, Lawrence, KS
Quentin Jarrell, Leawood, KS
Nicholas Johnston, Overland Park, KS
Cheyenne Loo, Olathe, KS
Sandhya Ravikumar, Lawrence, KS
Rory Reidy, Lenexa, KS
Milo Schoenen, Lawrence, KS
Evan Schrader, Overland Park, KS
Kurt Schumacher, Prairie Village, KS
Connor Sutton, Andover, KS
Charles Werr III, Overland Park, KS
 
The Chancellors Club Teaching Professorships
Held by outstanding faculty who are chosen by students and colleagues. Teaching professors retain the title as long as they teach at KU. Current teaching professors are:
 
Lawrence Campus
Antonio, Robert, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology
Martin, Craig, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Alexander, Helen, Ph.D., Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Devitt, Amy, Ph.D., Professor of English
Lieberman, Alice, Ph.D., Professor, B.S.W. Program          
Benedict, Stephen, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology
Pasik-Duncan, Bozenna, Ph.D., Professor of Mathematics
Farokhi, Saeed, Ph.D, Professor of Aerospace Engineering
Gailey, Daniel, M.M., Director and professor, Jazz Studies Division
Sereno, Joan, Ph.D, Professor and Chair, Department of Linguistics
 
KU Medical Center
Karen Wambach, Ph.D., RN, IBCLC, FILCA, FAAN, Professor, Interim Associate Dean, Research, PhD Program Director, BSN Honors Program Coordinator
University of Kansas School of Nursing
 
Gary S. Gronseth, MD, FAAN, Professor and Interim Chair, Neurology
 
Winnie Dunn, Ph.D., OTR, FAOTA, Chair and Professor
Department of Occupational Therapy Education
School of Health Professions, University of Kansas Medical Center
 
Robert Klein, Ph.D., Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs
University of Kansas Medical Center
 
John Wood, Ph.D., Professor, Departments of Molecular & Integrative Physiology and Surgery
University of Kansas Medical Center
 
V. Gustavo Blanco, M.D., Ph.D Professor, Kathleen M. Osborn Chair
Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology
University of Kansas Medical Center
 
Joseph Fontes, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Director of Foundational Sciences, Office of Medical Education
University of Kansas Medical Center
 
The Chancellors Club Research Award
Presented annually to a KU Medical Center researcher whose work has led to significant scientific discoveries. The 2018-’19 award is to Andrew K. Godwin, Ph.D. Read more.
 
The Chancellors Club Career Teaching Award
Presented annually to a senior faculty member who exemplifies the university’s commitment to outstanding teaching. The 2018-’19 award is to Chuck Marsh, Professor, Journalism and Mass Communications.  Read more.