Faculty Spotlight

The dedication, knowledge, and creativity of KU Honors Faculty are the backbone of the KU Honors experience. Below, hear from three current KU Honors Faculty Fellows on how they help us fulfill our program mission: to challenge students to launch extraordinary lives. 

Dr. Darren Canady


Dr. Perry Alexander


Dr. Katie Rhine

Click here to learn more about all of the KU Honors Faculty Fellows.

KU Today
Course offerings are “among the most comprehensive in the nation,” according to “A Review of Fifty Public University Honors Programs”
98% of University Honors Program graduates are employed or accepted to graduate school within six months of graduation
40% of students in the University Honors Program conduct research before graduation
9 to 1: Average ratio of KU honors students to faculty advisors
1 of only 7 programs nationwide to receive a top rating from “A Review of Fifty Public University Honors Programs” in 2014
60% of University Honors Program students study abroad
KU honors students select their advisors from top-ranked KU faculty