Dirk Burhans

Dirk Burhans

Security Guard

Originally from Ohio, Dirk Burhans earned a PhD in biology from the University of Missouri and a bachelor's degree in art from Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio. A Missourian for nearly three decades, Burhans previously worked in mining and as a commercial artist and freelance illustrator. He also authored Crunch! A History of the Great American Potato Chip, published in 2008. Burhans joined SHSMO in 2018. In his spare time, he enjoys fly-fishing in mid-Missouri streams.

Contact information

Department
Art
Office Email
BurhansD@shsmo.org
Office Number
(573) 882-7083
Office Address
605 Elm Street, Columbia, MO 65201