Contact the KU Slavic Department


Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures

Ms. Eileen Larson, Administrative Assistant

Wescoe Hall

1445 Jayhawk Boulevard, Room 2133

Lawrence, KS 66045

Phone 785-864-6891 | Fax 785-864-4298 |


Department Chair

Dr. Stephen Dickey

Wescoe Hall

1445 Jayhawk Boulevard, Room 2134 

Lawrence, KS 66045

785-864-2357 |


Director of Undergraduate Studies

Dr. Renee Perelmutter

Wescoe Hall

1445 Jayhawk Boulevard, Room 2138

Lawrence, KS 66045

785-864-2346 |


Director of Graduate Studies

Dr. Ani Kokobobo

Wescoe Hall

1445 Jayhawk Boulevard, Room 2140

Lawrence, KS 66045

785-864-2359 |


Graduate Academic Advisor, CLAS

Ms. Cari Ann Kreienhop

Wescoe Hall

1445 Jayhawk Boulevard, Room 3107

Lawrence, KS 66045

785-864-3665 |


1st annual Graduation Ceremony

KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad