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Lana Knox

Lana Knox

Associate Director, UG & Post-Baccalaureate Programs SPExS Undergraduate Bridge Program

Additional Positions at AU

Lana Knox serves as the Assistant Director of Bridge Programs in the School of Professional & Extended Studies. Lana coordinates AU's Graduate Professional Studies (formerly known as the Graduate Gateway Program) and Test Prep Programs. Lana also works with the AU Gap Program and International Gap Program. She assists students through the admissions process, works with the recruitment team, and serves as the Academic Advisor for these student populations, working closely with students to make sure the programs meet student's individualized needs through both their seminars and internship experiences.
Lana holds an Masters of Public Affairs in Global Policy Analysis and Developmental Evaluation from Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA). Lana received her B.A. in Political Science from American University's School of Public Affairs, in 2009, and is an alumna of the Washington Semester International Law and Organizations Program. Prior to coming to SPExS, Lana coordinated Indiana University’s Service Corps Program and worked as the Webmaster and Technology Coordinator for American University’s Women & Politics Institute. She is a volunteer grant writer for the Burmese American Community Initiative and serves on Sigma Delta Tau sorority's National Council advising the Gamma Delta chapter at AU.


MPA Global Policy Analysis and Developmental Evaluation (Indiana University), B.A. Political Science (American University), Certificate in Women, Policy, and Political Leadership (American University)

Favorite Spot on Campus
The Dav
Languages Spoken
English and French
School of Prof & Extd Studies
Spring Valley Building - 413
Contact Info
(202) 895-4859 (Office)

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