- Graduate Teaching Assistant
Derek Hilligoss is an Assistant Debate Coach at the University of Kansas and is a graduate student working on his PhD in Communication Studies. He has as MA from Wake Forest University in Communications and was an assistant coach at Wake Forest. He received his B.A. in Political Science at the University of Central Oklahoma, where, as a debater, he qualified to the National Debate Tournament 4 times and received a first round at large bid to the NDT.