Office of the Provost

Contacts for Academic Assessment

Assistant Vice Provost for Assessment

Dr. Nathan Lindsay is the Assistant Vice Provost for Assessment at UMKC, where he coordinates all assessment initiatives for the university. He also has a joint faculty appointment in the Higher Education Administration program in the School of Education. His research interests focus on assessment, the improvement of learning and teaching, student development, and technology integration in higher education.

His office is in room 351 of the Provost’s Office in the Administration Center.

His email is, and his phone is (816) 235-6084

Graduate Research Assistant

Jesse Riggs

Other Assessment Contacts

Deborah Smith; FaCET Director
Associate Professor – Sociology

Drew Bergerson; FaCET Faculty Fellow for Assessment
Associate Professor – History

Katie Lynne Kenslow; FaCET Staff Support
Faculty Center for Excellence in Teaching