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Jayhawk Global

Jayhawk Global leverages existing university resources to re-envision how KU delivers online instruction and noncredit bearing programs to every interested individual, regardless of where they live.


Michelle Carney, Dean of the School of Social Welfare, is the Founding Vice Provost for Jayhawk Global.

Michelle is the Dean of Social Welfare and will use this enhanced role to lay the groundwork over the next six months to launch Jayhawk Global. She has demonstrated strengths in innovation, experience in academic leadership as well as experience with online academic programs, and she’s been a model of engagement with the communities served through KU-Edwards.

Read the campus announcement.