Kirsten Bosnak

Kirsten Bosnak
  • Communications Coordinator

Contact Info

108A Takeru Higuchi Hall, West Campus


Kirsten is the contact for media, communications staff across KU, and questions regarding this website and its contents. Members of the media: Please leave a message at the number listed here or send an email, and you should get a reply within 30 minutes.

Still in recovery from a single year of teaching high school English in California, Kirsten has more than 30 years of experience as an editor, project manager and communications manager in for-profit publishing, non-profit foundation and university settings. Her academic study focused on poetry, the personal essay, and environmental and Native American literature. Her writing has appeared in various literary journals as well as a collection on the work of William Stafford, edited by the poet Denise Low.



B.A. in English Literature, Kansas State University, 1985
B.S. in Secondary Ed./English, Kansas State University, 1986
M.S. in Journalism (news/editorial), University of Kansas, 1993
Study abroad, literature and linguistics, Universit├Ąt Graz, 1995, Graz, Austria
MFA in English, University of Kansas, 2010