Dean, University Libraries

Kenneth Burhanna headshotKenneth Burhanna

University Libraries

Job Description

University Libraries Dean Ken Burhanna provides leadership to and serves as the principal administrator of the University Libraries’ system, LaunchNET and the Kent State University Press, including responsibility for personnel, general administration, management, budget and development functions.

Direct Reports

  • Associate Dean, Kara L. Robinson 
  • Assistant Dean, Technology and Collections, Michael Collura 
  • Interim Director, Business and Financial Operations, Jessica Bartell
  • Interim Assistant Dean, Research and Instructional Services, Rob Kairis
  • Director, Marketing, Communications and Public Relations, Cynthia Williams
  • Director, LaunchNET, Zach Mikrut
  • Interim Director, May 4 Visitors Center, Lori Boes
  • Director, University Press, Susan Wadsworth-Booth

Contact, 330-672-2962

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