Traci D. Gunderson

Assistant Director of International Recruitment, Marketing & English Language Institute

Office: WSTC 272W   |    Phone: (308) 865-8687   |    Email:

Traci Gunderson


M.S., Drexel University, 2012

Major: Global & International Education

B.A., University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2006

Major: International Studies


Traci Gunderson joined the Office of International Education in January 2007. Prior to her current position she taught for the English Language Institute and then served as an Advisor and later an Assistant Director for the Academic Advising and Career Development office here at UNK.  She has also taught Fundamentals of Speech Communication.

Traci loves to contribute to the vibrancy of UNK through active participation in committees and programs outside her department.  She is a graduate of Leadership UNK and a former President of Staff Senate and currently serves as a member of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Leadership Council, the Title IX Advisory Committee, and Diversity Recruitment advisory committees, among others.

A native of Kearney, Nebraska, Traci enjoys spending time with her family including her two young children. She has travelled extensively around the globe and hopes to one day be fluent in Spanish.