Emily Taylor, PhD

Year Inducted


Career Field

Higher Education


  • Founder of the KU Women’s Resource and Career Development Center, now Emily Taylor Center for Women & Gender Equity
  • Dean of Women at the University Of Kansas from 1956 until 1974
  • Director of the Office Women in Higher Education of the American Council on Education, Washington DC, from 1975 to 1982
  • Served on the Governor’s Commission on the Status of Women for the State of Kansas from 1969 until 1975