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Kansas State University

Human Ecology

Virginia M. Moxley, Dean

Briana Nelson Goff, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Dennis Medeiros, Associate Dean for Scholarship and Research

Karen Pence, Senior Assistant Dean

119 Justin Hall


Fax: 785-532-5504


The mission of the College of Human Ecology is to discover, disseminate, and apply knowledge to meet basic human needs and to improve the human condition. This knowledge advances professions, public policy, human services, business, and industry. In a world focused on things, this college focuses first on people.

Professional programs are offered through General Human Ecology, the School of Family Studies and Human Services, and the Departments of Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design; Hotel, Restaurant, Institution Management and Dietetics; and Human Nutrition.