Christian J.C. Beer, M.B.A.

Outreach Coordinator
Primary office:
(785) 864-4803
2084 Wescoe
Second office:
(913) 285-0181



Summary

Christian oversees the School's marketing efforts, events, and development. He is a native speaker of Czech and German, and holds a B.A. from KU (2008) and earned his M.B.A. from Washburn University in 2011. Before joining the KU School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures, Christian worked in consumer retail for three years as Director of Global Digital Sales for an international sports apparel company. When he's not actively promoting the study of foreign languages, he's actively promoting health and fitness as a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer.


Giving

KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad