Hight, Cliff
University Archivist
University Archives and Special Collections
506C Hale
(785) 532-3420

Associate Professor

Job Description

Advises university in the development of K-State’s archives and records management programs.

Provides expertise in accepted standards and best practices of archival administration; compliance with university policies and federal and state law regarding access, retention, and disposition of records; and identification of records of historical importance.


M.A., History, University at Albany, State University of New York 

M.S.I.S., Archives and Records Administration, University at Albany, State University of New York 

B.A., History, Weber State University

Research and scholarship interests

Archival Acquisition and Appraisal
Records Management
Web Archiving

K-State committees

University Records and Information Management Committee, chair
Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship Committee

Regional, national, and international service

Society of American Archivists, Dictionary Working Group Member

Society of American Archivists, Chair of Acquisitions and Appraisal Section

Kansas Archive-It Consortium, Coordinator

Kansas State Historical Records Advisory Board, Member

Honor and Awards

2014 Archives Leadership Institute