How to Contact Us

Department of English
Kansas State University
Manhattan, Kansas 66506

Telephone: (785) 532-6716
Fax: (785) 532-2192

Department Head:
Karin Westman
(785) 532-2190
Associate Head:
Anne Phillips
(785) 532-2167
Director of Graduate Studies:
Anne Longmuir
(785) 532-2169

Director of Undergraduate Studies:
Naomi Wood
(785) 532-2159

Lead Advisor, Undergraduate Advising:
Carol Franko
(785) 532-2157

Director of Composition and Rhetoric:
Phillip Marzluf
(785) 532-2156

Director of Children's Literature:
Philip Nel
(785) 532-2165
Director of Creative Writing:
Dan Hoyt
(785) 532-2168
Director of Cultural Studies:
Tanya Gonzalez
(785) 532-2160
Director of Expository Writing:
A. Abby Knoblauch
(785) 532-2416
Director of Literature:
Christina Hauck
(785) 532-2175
Director of Graduate Certificate in Technical Writing:
Han Yu, Associate Professor
(785) 532-3339

WebmastersPhilip Nel,Karin Westman, and Naomi Wood

Administrative Staff:

Leeanna Oxios, Senior Administrative Assistant and receptionist
Phone: 785-532-6716; Email:

Peggie Post, Administrative Specialist and contact person for Karin Westman and Graduate Studies
Phone: 785-532-2190; Email:

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