Erin Spiridigliozzi, Ph.D., serves as internal and external liaison to the program director and oversees the University Scholars Program. Spiridigliozzi brings almost 30 years of KU administrative experience to the Honors program. She holds a Ph.D. and M.S.Ed. in Educational Policy and Leadership from KU, a B.S. in psychology from the University of Maryland, and a B.A. in human services from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Spiridigliozzi’s research focuses on women’s career pathing issues in higher education administration. Before joining Honors, Spiridigliozzi served as assistant dean for faculty and staff affairs in KU’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. She previously served as Registrar with the University of Maryland, College Park European Division.