KCUMB Appoints Vice Provost of Student and Enrollment Services

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Aug. 13, 2013) – Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB) recently announced the appointment of Richard P. Winslow, Ph.D., as vice provost of student and enrollment services.

Douglas R. Rushing, Ph.D., interim provost and dean of KCUMB’s College of Biosciences, said Winslow possesses extensive experience in the field of enrollment management and student development.

“KCUMB was looking for an individual who would be highly instrumental in leading the University toward developing strategies that recruit highly qualified students for our complete spectrum of programs,” Rushing said. “Dr. Winslow has a proven track record, not only for increasing enrollment, but creating processes that improve the student experience from the applicant stage through graduation.”

Winslow came to KCUMB from Royall & Company in Richmond, Va., where he served as enrollment management consultant. He began his career at William Jewell College in Liberty, Mo., where his role as an administrator progressed from director of campus life to vice president for enrollment, financial aid and student affairs.

He is a graduate of William Jewell College, with a bachelor of arts degree in psychology. He earned a master of arts degree in education administration and a doctor of philosophy in urban leadership and policies studies from the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

About KCUMB Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, founded in 1916, is a fully accredited, private university, with a College of Biosciences and a College of Osteopathic Medicine. The College of Osteopathic Medicine is the oldest medical school in Kansas City, Mo., and the largest in the state. It is the second-largest provider of physicians within the state of Missouri, with 72 percent practicing in a primary care specialty and 41 percent in rural areas.

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