- Associate Vice Chancellor for Federal Relations
Kyle Christian is the Associate Vice Chancellor for Federal Relations. Before joining KU, he worked at Thermo Fisher Scientific, a global life sciences leader, where he helped lead federal government engagement for the company.
Before that, he served as a lead policy adviser for U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, where he directed policy and funding for health care, education and appropriations issues. He has also served as a policy adviser across a broad range of issues for former U.S. Rep. Mary Bono.
Originally from Overland Park, Christian is a KU alumnus, earning undergraduate degrees from KU in political science and history before going on to earn a Master of Strategic Studies degree from the United States Army War College.