Mary Banwart

Director of the Institute for Leadership Studies
Associate Professor in the Communication Studies Department
Program and Academic Director for the Kansas Women’s Leadership Institute
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Dr. Mary Banwart is an Associate Professor in the Communication Studies Department and Director of the Institute for Leadership Studies. She is also the Program and Academic Director for the Kansas Women’s Leadership Institute, housed in the ILS. She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in leadership and communication as well as political communication. Her primary research focuses on political campaign communication and the influence of gender in political campaigns, with specific attention directed toward political advertising, campaign web sites, and mixed-gender debates. She also researches the effects of leadership development programs on empowerment.


Events

LetWomen: Leadership, Elevation & Transformation for Women

Women’s Leadership Conference
March 11, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
University of Kansas
Capitol Federal Hall
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