Academic Affairs 

Academic Affairs

Staff Directory

Dr. Douglas Davenport

Dr. Douglas Davenport

Interim Provost and
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Phone: 816-271-4364

Dr. Jeanne Daffron

Dr. Jeanne Daffron

Special Consultant to Academic Affairs
Phone: 816-271-4364

Dr. Yen To

Dr. Yen To

Director of Assessment & Accreditation
Phone: 816-271-4548

Steve Saffell

Steve Saffell

Institutional Research Analyst
Phone: 816-271-4275


Jennie McDonald

Jennie McDonald

Executive Administrative Associate
Phone: 816-271-4234

Carolyn Schindler

Carolyn Schindler

Administrative Coordinator
Phone: 816-271-4364


Deans

Dr.  Benjamin Caldwell

Dr. Benjamin Caldwell

Dean of Graduate School
Dean of Professional Studies
Phone: 816-271-4394

Dr. Logan Jones

Dr. Logan Jones

Dean of Craig School of Business and Technology
816-271-4286

Dr. Murray Nabors

Dr. Murray Nabors

Dean of Liberal Arts & Sciences
816-271-4272

Dr. Robert Willenbrink

Dr. Robert Willenbrink

Founding Dean of Fine Arts
816-271-4515