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Company Overview of Kansas State University

Company Overview

Kansas State University (K-State) is an educational institution that offers undergraduate and graduate programs in accounts, arts, architecture, chemistry, engineering, economics, education, english, management, geography, and history. The colleges of the university include College of Architecture, College o0f Arts and Sciences, College of Business Administration, College of Education, College of Engineering, and College of Veterinary Medicine. K-State was founded in 1863 and is based in Manhattan, Kansas. It has endowment assets worth $187.4 million.

102 Anderson Hall

Manhattan, KS 66506-0100

United States

Founded in 1996



Key Executives for Kansas State University

Dean of Students and Vice President of Student Life
Dean of Human Ecology
Dean of Graduate School
Dean of Continuing Education
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Kansas State University Key Developments

Kansas State University Announce Appointment of Thomas Schwartz Director of it's Veterinary Health Center

Kansas State University announced appointment of Thomas Schwartz new director of Kansas State University's Veterinary Health Center. Thomas Schwartz will take over the position from Bonnie Rush, interim director, on Jan. 2, 2017. Schwartz founded and operated one of the first and most successful franchised Banfield Pet Hospital locations in the nation in Brentwood, Missouri. Schwartz brings more than 20 years of experience in both mixed and small animal practice working with dairy and beef cattle, swine, horses and companion animals. He was president of the Greater St. Louis Veterinary Medical Association and served as the continuing education chairman. Before starting his veterinary career, he worked in finance and commercial banking.

Kansas Board of Regents Announces the Appointment of Richard B. Myers as Interim President at Kansas State University

Kansas Board of Regents announced the appointment of Richard B. Myers as interim president at Kansas State University. Retired U.S. Air Force General Richard B. Myers served as the 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 2001 to 2005. As the nation's high ranking military officer, Myers served as the principal military advisor to the President, the Secretary of Defense, and the National Security Council. Prior to becoming Chairman, Myers served as Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Myers has commanded at all levels and served in significant staff positions throughout the Air Force.

Kansas State University Appoints Peter K. Dorhout as Vice President for Research

Kansas State University has named Peter K. Dorhout as vice president for research. Dorhout has served as the interim vice president for research since January 2016. He will continue to lead the university's research, scholarship, creative activities and discovery programs as they align with the goals of K-State 2025 strategic plan. His comprehensive understanding of the challenges researchers encounter along with his strategic vision of increasing research at a land-grant university will continue to move Kansas State University forward to achieve status as a Top 50 public research university by 2025. From 2012-2015, Dorhout was dean of Kansas State University's College of Arts and Sciences and a professor of chemistry.

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