Faculty

Joe Alia

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Yale University
B.A., New College

Expertise

Quantum Based Structural Formulas = fun
Valency Interaction Formulas
Computational Chemistry
Joe Alia
Campus Location: 

Science 1390

Phone: 
+1 3205896345

Hannah Altmann

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., North Dakota State University
B.S. Minnesota State University, Moorhead

Expertise

Homological Algebra
Semidualizing Modules and Complexes
Hannah Altmann
Campus Location: 

Science 2365

Hannah Altmann

Campus Location: 

Science 2365

Phone: 
+1 320 589 6338

Jon Anderson

Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
M.S., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
B.S., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Awards

  • Alumni Association Teaching Award
  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

Expertise

Biostatistics
Time-to-Event Data Analysis
Analysis of Survey Data
Jon Anderson
Campus Location: 

Science 1330

Phone: 
+1 3205896306

Tracey Anderson

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Oregon State University
M.A., University of Kansas
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College

Expertise

Aquatic Entomology
Odonates (dragon flies, damsel flies,...)
Campus Location: 

Science 2310

Phone: 
+1 3205896324

Stacey Parker Aronson

Professor
Spanish Discipline Coordinator
On Sabbatical 2016-2017
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
M.A., University of Kansas
B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University

Expertise

Spanish Language
Brazilian Portuguese Language
16-17th Century Peninsular Spanish Literature, Particularly by Women Authors
Literary Representations of Sexual Violence
Muslim and Jewish Literature of Spain
Stacy Aronson
Campus Location: 

Camden 209

Phone: 
+1 3205896290

Charles Asch

M.M., Julliard
B.A., Northwestern University

Expertise

Cello
Bass

Christopher Atkinson

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago
B.S., University of Illinois at Chicago

Expertise

Hyperbolic geometry
Geometric topology in 3-dimensions
Low-dimensional topology
Christopher Atkinson
Campus Location: 

Science 2065

Phone: 
+1 3205896327

Kate Bae

Adjunct Professor of Piano
D.M.A., University of Minnesota, Twin-Cities
M.M., College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati
Diplom, Musikhochschule Lübeck, Germany

Expertise

Piano
Kate Bae
Campus Location: 

HFA 66

Phone: 
+1 3205896229

Oscar Baldelomar

Assistant Professor
B.A., California State University, Los Angeles
M.A., California State University, Los Angeles
M.A., California State University, Los Angeles
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Expertise

Cognition and Identity Development
Intersection of Social Identities in Children and Adolescents
Culture and Identity Development
Oscar Baldelomar
Campus Location: 

Imholte 116e

Phone: 
+1 3205896211

Anne Barber

Assistant Professor
M.F.A., University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris
Campus Location: 

HFA 131

Phone: 
+1 3205896247

Jim Barbour

Emissions Technician
Junior Scientist
Ph.D., University of Georgia
M.S., North Carolina State University
B.S., North Carolina State University

Expertise

Agronomy
Crop Science
Jim Barbour
Campus Location: 

Science 1535

Phone: 
+1 3205896899

Priyanka Basu

Assistant Professor
Dr. Basu will start at UMM in fall 2017.
For 2016-17 she has a GRI-NEH postdoctoral fellowship at the Getty Research Institute
Ph.D., University of Southern California
M.A., University of Southern California
M.A., Art Center College of Design
B.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison

Expertise

19th- and 20th-century Art & Theory, especially in Germany
History of Art History
Priyanka Basu

Joseph Beaver

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Arizona, Tucson
M.A., University of Tulsa
B.G.S., University of Kansas

Expertise

Geography
Quantitative methods and computer modeling in archaeology
Epipaleolithic and Neolithic societies of the Middle East
Human/prey dynamics
Joseph Beaver
Campus Location: 

Imholte Hall 1

Phone: 
+1 3205897003

Geneva Becenti

NASNTI Post-Doctoral Fellow
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
M.EdLPS, University of Washington, Seattle
B.A. B.A, Fort Lewis College, Durango

Awards

  • Native American Serving Non-Tribal Institution Post-Doctoral Fellowship
  • Udall Native American Congressional Fellowship
  • American Indian Graduate Center Fellowship

Expertise

Native American Languages and Policies in Public Schools
Indigenous Community-Based Education
Indigenous Research Issues and Methods
geneva becenti
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 3205896455

Tammy Berberi

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Indiana University
M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.A., Colorado College

Expertise

Disability and Aesthetics
Tristan Corbière
19th-century French Literature
Disability Studies
Inclusion in Higher Education
A portrait of a smiling woman
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 3205896264

Viktor Berberi

Assistant Professor
Director of the Hasselmo Language Teaching Center
Ph.D., Indiana University
M.A., Indiana University
B.A., Notre Dame

Expertise

20th c. Italian literature
Italian Fascism
Albanian Writers in Italian
Viktor Berberi
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 3205896032

Lisa Bevevino

Assistant Professor
Single Semester Leave (Spring 2017)
Ph.D., The Ohio State University
B.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Expertise

Medieval French Literature
Latin
Old Occitan
Old French
Lisa Bevevino
Campus Location: 

Camden 218

Phone: 
+1 3205896298

Mary Elizabeth Bezanson

Professor
Ph.D., University of Washington
M.A., University of Washington
B.S., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
B.A., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Expertise

Rhetorical History and Criticism
Children's Literature
Presidential Inaugurals
Freedom of Speech
Rhetoric of Picturebooks
Mary Elizabeth Bezanson
Campus Location: 

HFA 105C

Phone: 
+1 3205896244

Cyrus Bina

Professor
Ph.D. The American University
M.A. Ball State University
M.A. Ball State University
B.S. Institute of Advance Accounting (Tehran, Iran)

Awards

Morris Faculty Distinguished Research Award

Expertise

Economic Theory and Methodology
Energy and Environmental Economics
Political Economy
Technological Change & Skill Formation
History of Economic Thought
Globalization & Strategy
Iran's Economy & Polity
International Relations & US Foreign Policy
Cyrus Bina
Campus Location: 

Camden 206

Phone: 
+1 3205896193

Gail Boe

Senior Gardener
Greenhouse Manager

Awards

Outstanding Support Staff

Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 3205896138

Jim Bovre

Teaching Specialist
M.A., University of St. Thomas
B.A., Southwest Minnesota State College

Expertise

Curriculum
Instruction
Jim Bovre
Campus Location: 

Education 200A

Phone: 
+1 3205896411

Ray Bowman

Athletics Trainer
M.A., Minnesota State University, Mankato
B.A., Buena Vista College
Ray Bowman
Campus Location: 

PEC 225

Phone: 
+1 3205896438

Sylke Boyd

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Chemnitz University of Technology
B.A., Chemnitz University of Technology

Expertise

Computer Simulations of Materials
Computer Modeling
Atmospheric Science
Molecular Dynamics
Monte Carlo Simulations
Sylke Boyd
Campus Location: 

Science 2315

Phone: 
+1 3205896315

Kevin Boyd

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Houston
B.S., University of Houston

Expertise

Physical chemistry
Kevin Boyd
Campus Location: 

Science 1525

Phone: 
+1 320 589 6301

Ed Brands

Associate Professor of Environmental Studies
Ph.D., University of Iowa
M.A., University of Iowa
B.A., Grinnell College

Expertise

Environmental monitoring
Environmental policy
Water resources
Ed Brands
Campus Location: 

Imholte 206

Phone: 
+1 3205896209

Sheri Breen

Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
B.A., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Awards

Alumni Association Teaching Award

Expertise

Political theories of nature
Sustainable agriculture and stewardship
Ecological reformulation of property theory
A woman with graying hair and glasses in front of several indoor plants
Campus Location: 

Imholte 210

Phone: 
+1 3205896206

Siobhan Bremer

Associate Professor
On Sabbatical 2016-2017
M.F.A., Minnesota State University Mankato
B.S., Winona State University

Expertise

Acting
Voice and Movement
Directing
Siobhan Bremer
Campus Location: 

HFA 105D

Phone: 
+1 3205896245

David Brown

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. University of California Davis (Economics)
Ph.D. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (Transportation Systems)
M.S. University of California Davis (Economics)
M.S. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (Transportation Systems)
M.S. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (Mathematics)
B.A. Coe College

Expertise

Microeconomic Theory
Industrial Organization
Public Economics & Finance
Dave Brown
Campus Location: 

Emily Bruce

Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
B.A., Williams College

Expertise

Modern Europe
History of Childhood
Social and Cultural History
Gender Studies
History of Education
Emily Bruce
Campus Location: 

Camden 118

Phone: 
+1 320 589 6188

Keith Brugger

Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
M.S., Lehigh University
B.S., Lehigh University

Expertise

Modeling Glacier Response to Climate Change
Glacier Mass Balance Simulation
Glacial and Climate History of the Rocky Mountains
Keith Brugger
Campus Location: 

Science 2395

Phone: 
+1 3205896310

Mike Bryant

Assistant Professor
Coordinator of Sport Management Major
Ph.D., University of Washington
M.S., Seattle Pacific University
B.A., University of Washington

Expertise

Leadership, Diversity & Inclusion in Sport
Sport as a Social Platform
Intercollegiate Athletics Administration
Student-athlete Development & Experience
mike bryant
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 320 589 6192

Sarah Buchanan

Associate Professor
French Discipline coordinator, 2015-16
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Awards

  • Alumni Association Teaching Award
  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

Expertise

Francophone Studies
West African Cinema and Literature
Maghrebian Cinema and Literature
Caribbean Literature
French Cinema
Sarah Buchanan
Campus Location: 

Camden 211

Phone: 
+1 3205896292

Barbara Burke

Associate Professor
Communication, Media, and Rhetoric Discipline Coordinator
Ph.D., Purdue University
M.A., Purdue University
M.A., University of Michigan
B.A., Purdue University
B.S., Purdue University

Expertise

Creation and Dissemination Mass Media
Stories that Inform our Relationships Between People
How Marginalized People are Understood by Mainstream Society
Media Content and Audiences
Barbara Burke
Campus Location: 

HFA 105B

Phone: 
+1 3205896243

Laura Burks

Office Support Assistant
Laura Burks
Campus Location: 

Camden 109

Phone: 
+1 3205896200

Stephen Burks

Professor
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts
M.A. University of Massachusetts
M.A., Indiana University
B.A., Reed College

Awards

Morris Faculty Distinguished Research Award

Expertise

U.S. trucking industry
Behavioral economic field experiments
Behavioral personnel economics
Stephen V. Burks
Campus Location: 

Camden 203

Phone: 
+1 3205896191

Brendon Bushman

Teaching Specialist
B.M., University of Texas at Austin
M.M., University of Minnesota

Expertise

Oboe
Brendon Bushman
Campus Location: 

HFA 68

Phone: 
+1 3205896240

Kelly Buysse

Method Instructor

Expertise

foreign language

Jonathan Campbell

Assistant Professor
D.A., University of Northern Colorado
M.M., Central Washington University
B.A., Central Washington University

Expertise

Jazz ensembles
Saxophone

Stephen Carey

Associate Professor
German Studies Discipline Coordinator
Ph.D., Washington University
M.A., Washington University
B.A., Saint Joseph's University

Expertise

Medieval European Literature with an emphasis on the 12th and 13th centuries
Historical Linguistics
Second Language Acquisition
Novel Theory
German and Scandinavian Literature
Gender Studies
Stpehen Carey
Campus Location: 

Camden 217

Phone: 
+1 3205896297

Nancy Carpenter

Professor
Ph.D., Northwestern University
B.A., Elmhurst College

Awards

  • Alumni Association Teaching Award
  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

Expertise

Synthetic Organometallic
Methodology
Nancy Carpenter
Campus Location: 

Science 2085

Phone: 
+1 3205896337

L. Mercredi Chasman

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Illinois
B.S. California Institute of Technology

Expertise

Eigenvalue problems in PDE
Special functions
Merc Chasman
Campus Location: 

Science 1360

Phone: 
+1 3205896328

Donna Chollett

Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Michigan State University
M.A., Iowa State University
B.S., Iowa State University

Expertise

Political Economy of Agrarian Systems, Anthropology of Food
Rural Communities and Sociocultural Change in Latin America
Social Movements, Social Justice, Human Rights
Donna Chollett
Campus Location: 

    Camden 109

    Mark Collier

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
    B.A., Columbia University

    Expertise

    Modern Philosophy
    Philosophy of Mind/Cognitive Science
    Moral Psychology
    Mark
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896288

    Adam Coon

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
    M.A., University of Utah
    B.A., Westminster College

    Expertise

    Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Latin American Narrative and Poetry
    Contemporary Indigenous Literatures
    Contemporary Nahua Cultural Production
    Post-Colonial and Decolonial Studies
    Language Revitalization
    Adam Coon
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 212

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6250

    Alexander Corbett

    Assistant Professor
    D.M.A., University of Minnesota
    M.M., University of Minnesota
    B.M., Concordia College

    Expertise

    Violin
    Viola
    Orchestra
    String Techniques
    Alexander Corbett
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 75

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896238

    James Cotter

    Professor
    Ph.D., Lehigh University
    M.S., Lehigh University
    B.S., Franklin and Marshall College

    Awards

    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award
    • Morris Faculty Distinguished Research Award
    • UMM Alumni Association Teaching Award

    Expertise

    Glacial geology
    Glacial sedimentology
    Quaternary studies
    Cotter
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1450

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896312

    Stephen Crabtree

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Michigan
    B.S., Franklin and Marshal College

    Expertise

    Volcanic Mapping
    Mineralogy
    Stephen Crabtree
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2545

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896481

    Julia Dabbs

    Associate Professor
    Art History Discipline Coordinator
    Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
    M.A., University of Maryland, College Park
    A.M.L.S., University of Michigan
    B.A., University of Michigan

    Expertise

    Women Artists of the Early Modern Period (1500–1800)
    17th C. French Sculpture and Art Theory
    Julia Dabbs
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 5

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896232

    Amber Damm

    Method Instructor

    Expertise

    Communication arts and literature

    Rebecca Dean

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Arizona
    M.A., University of Arizona
    B.A., University of Michigan

    Expertise

    Agricultural societies in southern Arizona and the Mediterranean
    Spread and development of farming
    Impact of agricultural societies on the landscape and animals
    Rebecca Dean
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205897009

    Bradley Deane

    Professor
    Ph.D., Northwestern University
    B.A., University of Michigan

    Awards

    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award
    • Alumni Association Teaching Award

    Expertise

    British Literature and Culture of the Long Nineteenth Century
    Literature of Imperialism, Colonialism, and Nationalism
    Victorian Gender and Sexuality
    History of the Novel, Publishing, and Authorship
    Materialist, Historicist, and Post-colonial Literary Theory
    Cultural Studies and Popular Culture
    Bradley Deane
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896265

    Jennifer Kolpacoff Deane

    Professor
    Ph.D., Northwestern University
    B.A., University of Washington

    Awards

    • Alumni Association Teaching Award
    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Medieval History
    Early Modern Europe
    Religious and Cultural History
    Gender Studies
    Jennifer Deane
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 112

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896186

    Dan Demetriou

    Associate Professor
    Philosophy Discipline Coordinator
    On Sabbatical 2016-2017
    Ph. D., University of Colorado
    M.A., Texas A&M University
    M.A., Youngstown State University
    B.A., Ambassador University

    Expertise

    Ethics
    Political Philosophy
    Philosophy of Law
    Dan Demetriou
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 208

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896291

    Stephen Des Lauriers

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of California, Riverside
    B.S., University of California, Riverside

    Expertise

    Plant Physiology
    Plant Hormone Signaling
    Stephen Des Lauriers
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2375

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6311

    Gabe Desrosiers

    Lecturer
    M.A., University of Minnesota, Duluth
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Anishinaabe Language Instructor
    Cultural Programs and Outreach Coordinator
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896092

    Satis Devkota

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., Wayne State University
    M.A., Western Illinois University
    M.A., Tribhuvan University
    B.Sc., Tribhuvan University

    Expertise

    Health Economics
    Applied Econometrics
    Growth and Development
    Applied Microeconomics
    Satis Devkota
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 202

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896198

    Pramila Devkota

    Principal Office and Administrative Specialist
    M.A., Tribhuvan University
    B.A., Tribhuvan University

    Expertise

    Student and Faculty Support
    Office Management
    Global Student Teaching Support
    Pramila Devkota
    Campus Location: 

    Education 200

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896400

    James Devoll

    Teaching Specialist
    D.M.A., University of Minnesota
    M.M., Yale
    B.M., College of Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati

    Expertise

    Flute

    Peter Dolan

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Oregon
    M.S., University of Oregon
    B.A., University of Alaska, Fairbanks

    Expertise

    Bioinformatics
    Data Science
    Visualization of Genomic Data
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1440

    Joseph Dolence

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., Mayo Graduate School
    B.A., College of St. Scholastica

    Expertise

    Immunology, Food Allergies
    Molecular Biology, Microbiology
    Stem Cell Biology
    Joseph Dolence
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1385

    Ann Duhamel

    Assistant Professor
    D.M.A., University of Iowa, Piano Performance and Pedagogy
    M.M., University of Notre Dame, Piano Performance and Literature, concentration in Accompanying
    B.A., College of St. Benedict/St. John’s University, Piano Performance, Composition Nationally Certified Teacher of Music (NCTM)

    Expertise

    Piano
    Collaborative piano/accompanying
    Piano Pedagogy
    Ann Duhamel
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 64

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896233

    Julie Eckerle

    Professor
    Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

    Expertise

    Early Modern British Literature
    Women’s Writing and Representations of Gender in Literature
    Early Modern Life Writing
    Julie Eckerle
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896262

    Deb Economou

    Assistant Professor
    J.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    B.A., Case Western Reserve University

    Expertise

    Business Law
    Employment Law/Human Resources
    Domestic Relations
    Deb Economou
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 20E

    Phone: 
    +1 3205897006

    Joel Eisinger

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., Indiana University
    M.F.A., Indiana University
    M.A., Stanford University
    B.A., Indiana University

    Expertise

    History of Photography
    Joel Eisinger
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 3

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896096

    Janet Schrunk Ericksen

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Illinois

    Awards

    • Alumni Association Teaching Award
    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Old English Literature
    Middle English Literature
    Old Norse-Icelandic Literature
    History of the English Language
    Janet Schrunk Ericksen
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896282

    David Ericksen

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Illinois

    Expertise

    American Literature before the Civil War
    Creative Writing
    David Ericksen
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896284

    Stephanie Ferrian

    Prin Oper/Stud Svs Spec
    Teaching Specialist

    Expertise

    Dance
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896464

    Bart Finzel

    Professor
    Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs and Dean
    Ph.D., Cornell University
    M.A., Cornell University
    B.A., Valparaiso University

    Awards

    • Alumni Association Teaching Award
    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Long-term planning
    Liaison to faculty and administration of the campus
    Create funding mechanisms
    Establish partnerships with other community development organizations throughout the upper Midwest
    Bart Finzel
    Campus Location: 

    Behmler 315

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896015

    James Flegel

    Lecturer
    D.M.A., University of Minnesota
    M.M., University of Minnesota
    M.A., University of Minnesota
    B.A., St. Olaf College

    Expertise

    Guitar
    James Flegel
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 68

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896234

    Kevin Flicker

    Teaching Specialist
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris
    Apprenticeship, St. John’s University
    Kevin Flicker
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 140

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896248

    J. Wesley Flinn

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati
    M.M., College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati
    B.M., Morehead State University

    Expertise

    Music Theory
    Composition
    Flinn
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 73

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896235

    Mark Fohl

    Athletics Director
    M.S., University of North Dakota
    B.S., Dickinson State College
    Mark Fohl
    Campus Location: 

    PEC 225

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896421

    Carol Ford

    Executive Office and Administrative Specialist
    Assistant to the Faculty

    Awards

    Outstanding Support Staff Award

    Carol Ford
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2550

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896300

    Pieranna Garavaso

    Professor
    Chair of the Humanities Division
    Ph.D., University of Nebraska
    M.A., University of Padova (Italy)
    B.A., University of Padova (Italy)

    Awards

    • Alumni Association Teaching Award
    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Metaphysics
    Philosophy of Language
    Epistemology
    Frege
    Analytic Feminism
    Pieranna Garavaso
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896251

    Solomon Gashaw

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
    S.J.D./Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison, Law School
    M.L.I., University of Wisconsin
    B.A., Haile Selassie I University, Addis Ababa - Ethiopia

    Expertise

    Sociological Theory
    Law and Sociology
    Social Movement
    Ethnicity and the State
    Solomon Gashaw
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 15

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896202

    Tom Genova

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., UC Santa Cruz
    M.A., UC Santa Cruz
    D.E.A., Universidad de Salamanca
    B.A., Georgetown University

    Expertise

    19th and 20th-century Spanish American literature
    Hemispheric studies
    The historical novel
    Race in the Americas
    Afro-latinidades
    Thomas Genova
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896287

    Becca Gercken

    Associate Professor
    Single Semester Leave (Fall 2016)
    Ph.D., University of Miami

    Expertise

    American Indian Literature
    Multicultural Literature
    Becca Gercken
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896259

    Farah Gilanshah

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    M.A., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    B.A., National University of Iran - Tehran, Iran

    Expertise

    Ethnic Community
    International Migration
    Research Methodology
    Gerontology
    Farah Gilanshah
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 105

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896184

    Jennifer Goodnough

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
    B.S., St. Francis University

    Awards

    John Tate Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

    Expertise

    Study of hydrogen bonded liquids via a semi-empirical method
    Jennifer Goodnough
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1340

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896322

    Lucas Granholm

    Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts
    M.F.A., University of South Dakota
    B.A., Theatre Arts University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Lighting Design
    Scenic Design
    Technical Direction
    (Member USITT)

    Stephen Gross

    Associate Professor
    Archivist
    Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

    Expertise

    American Social History
    History of American Immigration
    Rural History
    History of Religion in America
    Minnesota History
    Stephen Gross
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6172
    +1 320 589 6278

    Tim Grove

    Head Coach, Women's Basketball
    M.A., University of North Dakota
    B.S., Mayville State University
    A.A., Fergus Falls Community College
    Campus Location: 

    PEC 225D

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896428

    Roland Guyotte

    Professor
    Ph.D.,Northwestern University
    M.A., Northwestern University
    A.B., Brown University

    Expertise

    U.S. History
    Political History
    The American Presidency
    Immigration and Ethnicity
    Biography and Autobiography
    History of Education
    Roland Guyotte
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 108

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896185

    Jayne Hacker

    Executive Ofc and Admin Spec

    Awards

    Outstanding Support Staff Award

    Jayne Hacker
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896251

    Rich Hardy

    Athletic Trainer and Teaching Specialist
    M.A. University of Nebraska

    Expertise

    Human Anatomy
    Human Physiology with Sports and Exercise
    Campus Location: 

    PE 135

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896440

    Kiel Harell

    Assistant Professor
    Elementary Education Coordinator
    Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Foundations of Education
    Inclusive Schooling
    Democratic Education
    Teacher Professional Development
    Kiel Harell
    Campus Location: 

    Education 200A

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896413

    Terri Hawkinson

    Executive Office and Administrative Specialist
    Terri Hawkinson
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 109

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896199

    Annette Helder

    Teaching Specialist
    B.A. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

    Expertise

    Piano
    helderag
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 66

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896229

    Ellie Helgeson

    Teaching Specialist
    M.S. College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN
    B.S. Minnesota State University, Moorhead, MN
    Ed.S. University of Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls, SD

    Expertise

    Curriculum and Instruction
    Educational Leadership
    Teacher Supervision
    Data Analysis
    Helgeson
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 13205896408

    Ann Hendershott

    Method Instructor

    Expertise

    social science

    Todd Hickman

    Head Coach, Football
    M.Ed., University of Nebraska, Kearney
    B.E.S, St. Cloud State University
    Campus Location: 

    PEC 225

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896431

    Scott Horey

    Lecturer
    D.M.A., University of Minnesota
    M.M.A., University of Minnesota
    B.A., University of Maine

    Expertise

    Percussion
    Percussion Coaching
    Drum Set Coaching
    horey
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 55A

    Phone: 
    +1 2074496234

    Sarah Howes

    B.A. Vocal and Piano Performance, University of Minnesota, Morris
    M.M. in Vocal Performance and Literature, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester

    Expertise

    Voice
    howes

    Carrie Hurst

    Technical Coordinator
    Scene Shop Supervisor
    B.A., Centre College, Danville, Kentucky

    Expertise

    Lighting
    Audio
    Set Construction

    Hiroyuki Imai

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
    M.A., University of Michigan
    B.A., Keio University

    Expertise

    Development Economics
    International Economics
    Financial Economics
    Hiroyuki Imai
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 116B

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896214

    Ana Cecilia Iraheta

    Teaching Specialist
    Ph. D., University of Minnesota
    M.A., California State University Los Angeles
    B.A., California State University Los Angeles

    Expertise

    Sociolinguistics
    Phonetics

    Elliot James

    Assistant Professor
    ABD, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    B.A., Carleton College

    Expertise

    African History
    Southern Africa
    History of Technology
    Gender and Sexuality
    Postcolonial Studies
    Public History
    Elliot James
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6181

    Carrie Jepma

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of North Dakota
    M.S., St. Cloud State University
    B.A., University of MN, Morris

    Expertise

    Curriculum & Instruction
    Supervision of Preservice teachers
    Carrie Jepma
    Campus Location: 

    Education 104A

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6415

    Yuanxin Jiang

    Teaching Specialist
    Ph.D. Candidate, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    M.A. Sichuan University, China
    B.A. Sichuan University, China

    Expertise

    East Asian History
    Early Modern China
    History of the Senses
    Yuanxin Jiang
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 204

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6215

    Kenneth Jimenez Jr.

    Teaching Specialist
    D.M.A., North Dakota State University
    M.M., University of Minnesota Duluth
    B.M., University of Wyoming

    Expertise

    Trumpet
    Kenneth Jimenez
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 65

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896238

    Tom Johnson

    Associate Professor
    B.A., St. Olaf College
    Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

    Expertise

    Perception
    Attention
    Language Behavior
    Creativity
    Tom Johnson
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 116D

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896207

    Rachel (Gibbons) Johnson

    Assistant Professor
    PhD., Mayo Graduate School
    B.A., Boston University

    Expertise

    Immunology
    Molecular Biology
    Rachel Johnson
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1310

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896326

    Joshua Johnson

    Teaching Specialist
    M.F.A., Candidate, Augsburg College
    M.A., West Virginia University
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Creative Writing
    Genre Writing
    Literary Speculative Fiction
    Joshua Johnson
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 18

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896889

    Matt Johnson

    Sport Studies and Athletics Discipline Coordinator
    Associate Athletic Director
    Assistant Coach, Football
    M.Ed., University of Minnesota, Duluth
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris
    Campus Location: 

    PEC 225

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896432

    Seung-ho Joo

    Professor
    Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
    B.A., Yonsei University Seoul

    Awards

    Morris Faculty Distinguished Research Award

    Expertise

    Northeast Asian Security
    Korean Politics and Foreign Policy
    Russian Foreign Policy
    Seung-ho Joo
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 209

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896203

    Jacqueline Greenwood Julien

    Lecturer
    Psy.D., Argosy University
    M.A., Argosy University
    B.S., University of Wisconsin, River Falls

    Expertise

    Clinical Psychology
    Adolescent Issues
    Testing and Assessment
    Campus Location: 

    Off-campus

    Phone: 
    +1 6123091692

    Arne Kildegaard

    Professor
    Chair of the Social Science Division
    Ph.D., University of Texas
    M.A., University of Chicago
    B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College

    Expertise

    Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
    Economics of Renewable Energy Systems
    Economic Development
    Arne Kildegaard
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896197

    Athena Kildegaard

    Teaching Specialist
    M.A.T., University of Chicago
    B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College

    Expertise

    Poetry
    Creative writing about the natural world
    Athena Kildegard
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205897002

    Julie Kill

    Chemistry Lab Services Coordinator
    Science and Math Safety Coordinator
    Campus Location: 

    Science 3120

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896332

    Jong-min Kim

    Professor
    Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
    M.S., Chung-Ang University, South Korea
    B.S., Cheongju University, South Korea

    Expertise

    Statistical Genetics
    Sample Survey Methods
    Cluster Analysis
    Jong-min Kim
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2380

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896341

    John Kleinwolterink

    Teaching Specialist
    M.M., University of Northern Iowa
    B.A., Dordt College

    Expertise

    Music education methods
    John Kleinwolterink
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 78

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896240

    Roxanne Klemetson

    Teaching Specialist
    B.A., Bethel University, St. Paul

    Expertise

    Piano
    roxanne
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 66

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896229

    Emma Kloos

    Executive Office and Administrative Specialist
    Assistant to the Division Chair
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Budget
    Licensing
    Emma Kloos
    Campus Location: 

    Education 200C

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896403

    Chrissy Kolaya

    Assistant Professor
    M.F.A., Indiana University
    B.A., Loyola University

    Expertise

    Poetry
    Creative Writing
    Fiction and Short Stories
    Chrissy Kolaya
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896255

    Ann Kolden

    Executive Office and Administrative Specialist
    Assistant to the Division Chair

    Awards

    Outstanding Support Staff Award

    Campus Location: 

    Science 2550

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896301

    Michael S. Korth

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Maryland
    M.S., University of Maryland
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Theory of Condensed Matter
    Structure of Fluids
    Hard-Sphere Fluids
    Michael Korth
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2350

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896317

    Margaret Kuchenreuther

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
    M.S., University of Wisconsin
    B.A., University of Northern Iowa

    Expertise

    Plant Population Ecology
    Conservation Biology
    Prairie Ecology and Management
    Margaret Kuchenreuther
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2320

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896335

    Michael Lackey

    Professor
    Coordinator of African and Black American Studies
    Distinguished McKnight University Professor
    Ph.D., University of Kentucky

    Awards

    • Distinguished McKnight University Professorship

    • UMM Faculty Distinguished Research Award

    Expertise

    Twentieth-century Intellectual History
    God and Religion in Literature
    Atheism
    Michael Lackey
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896263

    Sara Lam

    Elementary Education Instructor
    Global Student Teaching Coordinator
    Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison (projected 2016)
    Ed.M., Harvard University
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Curriculum & Instruction
    Rural and community based education
    International and Multicultural Education
    Education for Social Justice
    Sara Lam
    Campus Location: 

    Education 208

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896417

    Kristin Lamberty

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology
    M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Human-Computer Interaction
    Educational Technology
    Learning Sciences and Technology
    Online Communities
    Kristin Lamberty
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2525

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896375

    Jessica Larson

    Professor
    Studio Art Discipline Coordinator
    M.F.A., University of Colorado
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Awards

    John Tate Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

    Jessica Larson
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 131

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896247

    Makiko Legate

    Executive Ofc and Admin Spec
    Makiko Legate
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896250

    Lory Lemke

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Nebraska

    Expertise

    Epistemology
    Metaphysics
    Lory Lemke
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 210

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896289

    Tim Lindberg

    Assistant Professor
    Pre-Law Adviser
    On Fall Leave
    Ph.D University at Albany
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    American Government
    U.S. Political Institutions
    Political Behavior
    Constitutional Law
    American Political Development
    Tim Lindberg
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 207

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896208

    Shelby Loberg

    Campus Location: 

    Science 1320

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6899

    Shelby Loberg

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    B.S., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

    Expertise

    Disease Ecology
    Biology Education
    Shelby Loberg
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1320

    Mark Logan

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D. University of Wisconsin
    B.A. Carleton College

    Expertise

    Algebra
    Combinatorics
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2385

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896346

    Clement Loo

    Assistant Professor
    Coordinator for the Sustainable Leaders for the Future program
    Ph.D., University of Cincinnati
    M.A., University of Calgary
    B.A., University of Calgary

    Expertise

    Environmental Philosophy
    Food Justice
    Environmental Assessment
    Clement Loo
    Campus Location: 

    Elena Machkasova

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., Boston University
    M.S., University of Southern Maine
    M.S., Moscow Oil and Gas Institute
    B.A., Moscow Oil and Gas Institute

    Expertise

    Theory of programming languages & compilers
    Elena Machkasova
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2325

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896308

    Steven McFarlane

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D. Florida State University
    M.A. Northern Illinois University
    B.A. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

    Expertise

    Ethics
    Moral Psychology
    Metaphysics
    McFarlane
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 208

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896291

    Gordon McIntosh

    Professor
    Ph.D., University of Massachusetts
    M.S., West Virginia University
    B.S., Westminster College

    Expertise

    Molecular Radio Astronomy
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2535

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896342

    Nic McPhee

    Professor
    Sabbatical leave 2014-2015
    Ph.D., University of Texas
    M.S. University of Texas
    B.A., Reed College

    Awards

    Alumni Association Teaching Award

    Expertise

    Evolutionary computation
    Software design and development
    Artificial intelligence
    A man speaking
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1315

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896320

    Barry McQuarrie

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Manitoba
    M.M., University of Waterloo
    B.S., University of Winnipeg

    Awards

    Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Classical Limit of Quantum Mechanics
    Dynamical Systems
    Numerical Integration
    Molecular Scattering and Photodissociation
    Mathematical Modeling
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1380

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896302

    Leslie Meek

    Professor
    Ph.D., University of Michigan
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Awards

    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award
    • John Tate Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

    Expertise

    Biopsychology
    Sexual Behavior
    Effects of Environment on Offspring Development (daylength and alcohol)
    Maternal Behavior
    Sexual Differentiation
    Leslie Meek
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896213

    Zack Mensinger

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Oregon
    B.A., Macalester College

    Expertise

    Bioinorganic Chemistry
    Materials Chemistry
    Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Zachary Mensinger
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1410

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896313

    Kathleen Meyer

    Method Instructor

    Expertise

    Mathematics

    Kerry Michael

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
    M.A., University of Alabama in Huntsville
    B.S., Athens State University

    Expertise

    Individual differences and personality factors in health and disease
    Psychoneuroimmunology
    Psychoneuroendocrinology
    Kerry Michael
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 20A

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896189

    Ana Miller

    Teaching Specialist
    M.M., The University of Arizona
    B.A., Concordia College

    Expertise

    Voice
    Ana Miller
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 78

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896238

    Bradley Miller

    Assistant Professor
    D.M.A., The University of Arizona
    M.M., University of Minnesota
    B.A., Concordia College

    Expertise

    Choral Conducting
    Music Education
    Voice
    Bradley Miller
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 77

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896237

    Brook Miller

    Professor
    English Discipline Coordinator
    Ph.D., Indiana University

    Expertise

    Modern and Contemporary British Literature
    Critical Theory
    Transnational and Global Approaches to Literature
    Cognitive Approaches to Literature
    Brook Miller
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205856260

    Kristi Miller

    Teaching Specialist
    B.S., St. Cloud State University

    Expertise

    Voice
    Kris Miller
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 79

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896444

    Douglass Moon

    Pre-Doctoral Fellow (2016-2017)
    PhD. Candidate, University of Minnesota
    MPA: HA., Portland State University
    B.A., Portland State University

    Expertise

    Public Speaking Instruction
    Community Engagement & Inclusiveness
    Public Health Communication
    Process, Outcomes, & Impact Evaluation
    Campus Location: 

     HFA 39

    Steven Morgan

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Utah
    B.S., University of Utah

    Expertise

    Magnetic resonance
    Polarized atoms
    Solid state nuclear spin dynamics
    Steven Morgan
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2395

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6319

    Paul Myers

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Oregon
    B.S., University of Washington, Seattle

    Expertise

    Developmental Biology
    Neurobiology
    Paul Myers
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2390

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896343

    Benjamin Narvaez

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
    M.A., University of Texas at Austin
    B.A., Grinnell College

    Expertise

    Latin American History
    U.S.- Latin American Relations
    Race and Ethnicity
    Labor History
    Immigration History
    Benjamin Narvaez
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 102

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896182

    Peh Ng

    Division Chair
    Professor
    Ph.D., Purdue University
    M.S., Purdue University
    B.S., Adrian College

    Awards

    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award
    • Alumni Association Teaching Award

    Expertise

    Combinatorial and Discrete Optimization
    Mathematical and Network Optimization
    Mathematical Modeling
    Matroids, Graph Theory & Applications
    Peh Ng
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2550

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896301

    Michael O'Reilly

    Professor Emeritus
    Ph.D., Manchester University, England
    B.S.,Queens University, North Ireland

    Expertise

    Algebra
    Representation Theory
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1310

    Denise Odello

    Associate Professor
    Music Discipline Coordinator
    Ph.D., University of California
    M.A., University of California
    B.M., University of California

    Expertise

    Musicology
    Ethnomusicology
    Oboe
    Denise Odello
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 76

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896246

    Mike Odello

    Teaching Specialist
    B.M., University of California, Irvine

    Expertise

    Tuba
    Brass and Percussion Techniques
    modello
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 68

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896444

    Adam Olson

    Teaching Specialist
    ABD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    MA University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    BA University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Legislative Politics
    Public Policy
    Political History
    Adam Olson
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 20D

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896218

    Cristina Ortiz

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Iowa
    M.A., University of Iowa
    B.A., Central College

    Expertise

    Latina/o experiences in the U.S.
    Rural life and communities in the U.S. Midwest
    Immigration, Transnationalism, Globalization
    Race/ethnicity, gender/sexuality, and religion as components of identity
    Cristina Ortiz
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 205

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896194

    Tracy Otten

    Professor
    M.F.A., University of South Dakota
    Palackeho Univerzita, Olomouc, Czech Republic
    B.S., North Dakota State University
    Tracy Otten
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 15C

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896231

    Michelle Page

    Associate Professor
    Secondary Education Coordinator
    Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
    M.S., University of Wisconsin
    B.A., Concordia College

    Awards

    • Alumni Association Teaching Award
    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Multicultural and Social Justice Education
    Literacy Education in the Content Areas
    Michelle Page
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896405

    Bibhudutta Panda

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., Louisiana State University
    M.S., Louisiana State University
    M.Phil., Delhi School of Economics
    M.A., Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics
    B.A., Utkal University

    Expertise

    Economic Growth and Development
    Applied Macroeconomics
    Regional Economics
    Bibhudutta Panda
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 211

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896205

    Ted Pappenfus

    Professor
    Ph.D., University of Minnesota
    B.A.,St. John’s University

    Awards

    • Morris Faculty Distinguished Research Award
    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Organic photovoltaics
    Green and sustainable chemistry
    Organic and inorganic materials design and synthesis
    Ted Pappenfus
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896340

    Erika Nelson Pazian

    Teaching Specialist in Art History
    ABD, Graduate Center, City University of New York
    MA, Brooklyn College
    MSEd, Brooklyn College
    BA, College of Saint Benedict

    Expertise

    Modern and Contemporary Latin American Art
    19th C. Mexican Political Cartoons
    Cross-Cultural Exchange, 1750-Present
    Erika Pazian
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 3

    Nancy Pederson

    Teaching Specialist
    M.A., University of Minnesota

    Expertise

    English as a Second Language
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896454

    Heather Pennie

    Head Coach, Softball
    M.A., Northern State University
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris
    Campus Location: 

    PEC 225

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896429

    Heather Peters

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Arizona
    M.A., University of Arizona
    B.A., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
    B.S., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

    Expertise

    Clinical Psychology
    Sport Psychology
    Multicultural Psychology
    Eating Disorders
    Heather Peters
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896217

    Teresa Peterson

    Teaching Specialist
    Teresa Peterson
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896200

    Sara Pillatzki-Warzeha

    BA in Sociology - Northern State University
    MFA in Acting - Minnesota State University, Mankato

    Expertise

    Acting
    Directing
    Diversity in Theatre
    Theatre Education/Theatre for youth
    Pillatzke-Warzeha

    Alyssa Pirinelli

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., Indiana University
    B.S., St. Lawrence University

    Expertise

    Carbohydrate synthesis and reactivity Glycobiology
    Organic synthesis methodology
    Bioorganic chemistry
    Alyssa Pirinelli
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2370

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6351

    Tim Poore

    Teaching Specialist
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 4

    Phone: 
    +1 3205897002

    Cindy Poppe

    Executive Secretary

    Awards

    Outstanding Support Staff Award

    Cindy Poppe
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896251

    Pedro Quijada

    Teaching Specialist
    Ph.D., (ABD) University of Minnesota Twin Cities
    M.A., California State University Los Angeles
    B.A., California State University Los Angeles

    Expertise

    History of Modern Latin America
    Central America
    History and Literature
    Music and History
    Pedro Quijada
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 46

    Lyle Rambow

    Teaching Specialist
    M.Ed., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Math Education
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1300

    Chunyan Ren

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., Beijing University
    M.A., Beijing Language University

    Expertise

    Chinese as Second Language
    Language Acquisition & Testing
    Chunyan Ren
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896418

    Roxanne Renedo

    Pre-doctoral Teaching Fellow
    Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Citis (Spring 2015)
    B.A., Smith College

    Expertise

    Structural Geology
    Metamorphic Petrology
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205897007

    David Roberts

    Professor
    Ph.D., Harvard University
    B.A., Princeton University

    Awards

    Morris Faculty Distinguished Research Award

    Expertise

    Algebraic Geometry
    Game Theory
    Group Theory
    Number Theory
    David Roberts
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2360

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896348

    Windy González Roberts

    Teaching Specialist
    M.Ed., Concordia College
    B.S., Lesley University

    Awards

    • UMM César Chávez Award
    • Faculty-Staff Community Service Award
    • President's Award for Outstanding Service

    Expertise

    Spanish language
    Methods of Teaching Foreign Language
    Instructional Technologies in Language Instruction and Methodology
    Latino community issues
    Windy Gonzalez Roberts
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896294

    Tricia Rohloff

    Field Experience and Accreditation Coordinator
    M.Ed., University of Minnesota, Duluth
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Field Experience Placements
    Working with School Partners
    State and National Accreditation Reports
    Tricia Rohloff
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896404

    Roger Rose

    Associate Professor
    Center for Small Towns Director
    On Sabbatical, 2016-17
    Ph.D., University of California, Davis
    B.A., Occidental College, Los Angeles

    Expertise

    Public Service Attraction
    Voluntarism
    Presidency & Supreme Court
    International Human Rights
    Roger Rose
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896220

    Jennifer Rothchild

    Associate Professor
    Coordinator of the Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies (GWSS) Program
    Ph.D., American University
    M.A., Georgia State University
    B.A., Miami University

    Expertise

    Gender and Development
    Qualitative Methodology
    Systems of Inequality
    Childhood Studies
    South Asian Studies
    Jennifer Rothchild
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 116A

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896279

    Gwen Rudney

    Division of Education Chair
    Professor
    Ph.D., University of California
    M.A., University of California
    B.A., University of California

    Awards

    • Alumni Association Teaching Award
    • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Parent-Teacher Relationships
    Mentoring
    Multicultural Education
    Lesson Study
    Gwen Rudney
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896400

    Marlene Schoeneck

    Method Instructor

    Expertise

    science

    Jimmy Schryver

    Associate Professor
    Spring 2017 Margot Tytus Fellow, University of Cincinnati
    Ph.D., Cornell University
    M.A., Cornell University
    B.A., Boston University

    Expertise

    Archaeology (Medieval and Garden)
    Eastern Mediterranean (Late Antiquity through Late Medieval)
    Frankish Cyprus (1191-1489 CE)
    Material Culture of Identity and Cultural Interaction
    Jimmy Schryver
    Campus Location: 

    HFA M105C

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896230

    Ray Schultz

    Professor
    Theatre Discipline Coordinator
    Ph.D., Wayne State University
    M.A., Wayne State University
    B.A., New York University

    Expertise

    Theatre History and Literature
    Shakespeare
    Acting (member, Actors' Equity Association)
    Directing
    Ray Schultz
    Campus Location: 

    HFA M105B

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896267

    Christopher Schwartz

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
    B.S., University of Nebraska, Omaha

    Expertise

    Organic chemistry Methodology
    Synthesis of small molecules
    NMR Spectroscopy
    Chris Schwartz
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2340

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6321

    Sharon Severance

    Principle Office and Administrative Specialist
    Sharon Severance
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 109

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896201

    Timothy Soderberg

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., University of Utah
    B.A.,Amherst College

    Expertise

    Bioorganic Chemistry
    Cloning and Genetic Engineering
    Protein Expression and Purification
    Enzymatic Assays
    Timothy Soderberg
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1535

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896331

    Nadezhda Sotirova

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst
    M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    B.A., Bridgewater College

    Expertise

    Ethnography of Communication
    Cultural Discourse Analysis
    Language and Social Interaction
    Intercultural Communication
    Language and Identity
    Nadezhda Sotirova
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 17

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896270

    Cheryl Stewart

    Assistant Professor
    Ph.D., Miami University
    M.A., Miami University
    B.S., George Mason University

    Expertise

    Cognition
    Attention
    Learning & Memory (including both individual and group memory)
    Specific factors that influence student learning in educational environments
    Stewart
    Campus Location: 

    Imholte 20C

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896379

    Dennis Stewart

    Professor
    Ph.D., Miami University
    M.A., Miami University
    B.S., University of Illinois

    Expertise

    Group dynamics
    Social Influence
    Gender Stereotypes
    Political Psychology
    Consumer Psychology
    Teaching of Psychology
    Dennis Stewart
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896196

    Engin Sungur

    Professor
    Ph.D., Carnegie-Mellon University
    M.S., Carnegie-Mellon University
    M.S., Middle East Technical University
    B.A., Middle East Technical University

    Awards

    Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Statistics Education
    Modern Multivariate Analysis
    Copulas and Directional Dependence Modeling
    Engin Sungur
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1350

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896325

    Anne M. Thorson

    Costume Shop / Publicity Office
    A.A.S., Visual Communications
    B.A., Communications

    Simon Tillier

    Teaching Specialist
    D.M.A., College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati
    M.M., University of Calgary, Canada
    B.M., Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, UK

    Expertise

    Symphonic Winds
    Chamber Music
    Conducting
    Woodwind Techniques
    Clarinet
    Simon Tillier
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 74

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896236

    Jim Togeas

    Professor Emeritus
    A.B.D., University of Minnesota
    B.A., St. Olaf University

    Awards

    Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

    Expertise

    Theoretical Chemistry
    History of Chemistry
    Jim Togeas
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896309

    Tisha Turk

    Associate Professor
    Writing Center Director
    Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
    B.A., Oberlin College

    Expertise

    Composition Studies
    Writing Centers and Peer Tutoring
    Fan Studies
    Digital Literacies and New Media
    Narrative Theory
    Gender and Sexuality Studies
    Tisha Turk
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896261

    Brian J Twenter

    NASNTI Postdoctoral Fellow
    Ph.D., University of South Dakota, Vermillion
    M.A., University of Missouri, Kansas
    B.A, Truman State U, Kirksville, MO
    BrianTwenter
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896933

    Lee Varpness

    Teaching Specialist
    B.A. University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Trombone
    Euphonium
    Lee Varpness
    Campus Location: 

    HFA 79

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896241

    Gary Wahl

    Method Instructor

    Expertise

    Visual Art

    Heather Waye

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., Oregon State University
    M.Sc, University of Victoria
    B.Sc., University of Victoria

    Expertise

    Chemical Ecology and Reproductive Hormones of Snakes
    Reptile Behavioral Ecology
    Heather Waye
    Campus Location: 

    Science 2055

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896304

    Aaron Wenzel

    Ph.D., The Ohio State University
    M.A., The Ohio State University
    B.A., Beloit College

    Expertise

    Ancient Greek and Latin language
    Imperial Greek literature
    Late Antiquity
    Aaron Wenzel
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 218

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 7018

    Kevin Whalen

    Ph.D., University of California, Riverside
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Expertise

    Native America
    Indigenous Education
    American West
    Labor History
    Modern United States
    Interdisciplinary Contributions
    Kevin Whalen
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 101

    Phone: 
    +1 320 589 6187

    Diane Whelan

    Executive Accounts Specialist

    James Wojtaszek

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., Rutgers University
    M.A., Kent State University
    B.A., Kent State University

    Expertise

    Spanish Language
    19th and Early 20th Century Spanish Peninsular Literature
    Role of Modernity in Spain’s “Generation of 1898”
    Anarchism
    Marxism and Utopianism in 19th Century Spain
    Spanish Romanticism
    The Practice and Theory of Translation
    James Wojtaszek
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896295

    Pete Wyckoff

    Professor
    Ph.D., Duke University
    B.A., Drew University

    Expertise

    Community and Ecosystem Ecology
    Impacts of Climate Change on Forests
    Pete Wyckoff
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1375

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896347

    Timna Wyckoff

    Associate Professor
    Ph.D., Duke University
    B.A., University of Minnesota, Morris

    Awards

    Alumni Association Teaching Award

    Expertise

    Biochemistry
    Microbiology
    Bacterial Pathogenesis
    Timna Wyckoff
    Campus Location: 

    Science 1370

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896352

    Lauri Wyum

    Teaching Specialist
    M.S., Dakota State University
    Teaching Credential, California State University, San Bernardino
    Legal Assistant, Academy of Business College
    B.S., Moorhead State University
    B.A., Moorhead State University

    Expertise

    Teaching of Accounting
    Management Theory
    Lauri Wyum
    Campus Location: 
    Phone: 
    +1 3205896183

    Diane Yerka

    Teaching Specialist
    M.A., Idaho State University
    B.A., Idaho State University

    Expertise

    20th/21st century literature
    First-year writing
    Diane Yerka
    Campus Location: 

    Camden 14

    Phone: 
    +1 3205896787