Jayhawk Global Staff Listing


Group of Jayhawk Global staff in classroom

Jayhawk Global Staff

Vice Provost

Neal Kingston
  • Vice Provost of Jayhawk Global and Competency-Based Education
  • Director of the Achievement and Assessment Institute
  • University Distinguished Professor in the department of Educational Psychology


Assistant Vice Provosts


Jayhawk Online Instructional Design


Jayhawk Flex

Diane DeBacker
  • Founding Director of the Center for Certification and Competency Based Education (C3BE)
  • Steering Committee Leader
  • Responsibility for program oversight, including an emphasis on competency-based program design.



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