David Kraft

David Kraft
  • Professor and Dean, KU School of Engineering
  • Elected 2011

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David Kraft served as dean of the KU School of Engineering from 1978 to 1994.  As dean, he formed the School of Engineering Advisory Board and established the Distinguished Engineering Service Award.  He launched the master’s degree program in engineering management and, following his term as dean, directed that program at KU Edwards Campus. The KU School of Engineering awarded him the Distinguished Engineering Service Award in 2005.