University Faculty

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Lisa J. Abendroth
Associate Professor of Marketing
2007; B.A., B.S., University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Duke University

John P. Abraham
Associate Professor of Engineering
2000; B.S.M.E., M.S.M.E., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Rebecca Albers
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Viola
2012; B.M., M.M., Juilliard School

David L. Alexander
Assistant Professor of Marketing
2007; B.S., Tennessee Technical University; M.B.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Susan L. Alexander
Executive Advisor to the President - Associate Professor of Economics
1981; B.A., Arkansas Polytechnic College; M.A., Ph.D., Southern Methodist University

Jamal Al-Khatib
Professor of Marketing
2003; B.A., King Abdul Aziz University (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia); M.B.A., Ball State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi (Oxford)

Denis Allaire
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Jazz Voice
1989; A.A., Le Collège d’Enseignement Général et Professionnel de Trois-Rivières (Canada); B.M., M.M., University of Minnesota

Elise L. Amel
Associate Professor of Psychology
1997; B.A., St. Norbert College; M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University

Young-ok An
Associate Professor of English
1997; B.A., M.A., Seoul National University (Korea); Ph.D.,
University of Southern California

Regina Anctil
Associate Professor of Accounting
2005; B.A., M.B.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Betsy D. Anderson
Assistant Professor of Communication and Journalism
2006; B.A., Bethel University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Philip H. Anderson
Professor of Management
1977; B.S.B., M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Michael M. Andregg
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Justice and Peace Studies
1991; B.S., Ph.D., University of California (Davis)

Cara L. Anthony
Associate Professor of Theology
2001; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley; Ph.D., Boston College

Bernard J. Armada
Associate Professor of Communication and Journalism
1997; B.A., Queens College; M.A., Kent State University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Ozer Asdemir
Associate Professor of Accounting
2006; B.A., Bilkent University (Turkey); Ph.D., University of Texas (Dallas)

Gary M. Atkinson
Professor of Philosophy
1980; A.B., College of the Holy Cross; Ph.D., Duke University

Tatyana Avdeyeva
Associate Professor of Professional Psychology
2005; Diploma of Higher Education, Far Eastern State University; M.A., Ph.D., Washington State University

Michael C. Axtell
Associate Professor of Mathematics
2008; B.S., University of Wisconsin-La Crosse; Ph.D., The University of Iowa

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George V. Baboila
Director of Social Work Services, Interprofessional Center for Counseling and Legal Services
1996; B.S., St. John’s University; M.S.W., University of Wisconsin

Carlos A. Badessich
Associate Professor of Spanish
1980; B.A., M.A., Eastern Kentucky University; Ph.D., University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana)

Patrick Balder
Member of Adjunct faulty in Music - Studio Instructor in Electronic Music
2007; B.A., St John’s University

Timothy Balke
Clinical Faculty of Professional Psychology
2012; B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sergey S. Barabanov
Associate Professor of Finance
2002; Diploma, Far Eastern National University (Vladivostok, Russia); B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D., Washington State University

William L. Barnes
Assistant Professor of Art History
2009; B.A., Arizona State University; M.A., Ph.D., Tulane University

Ann L. Bateson
Director of Law Library, School of Law - Professor of Law
2007; B.A., College of St. Catherine; M.A., J.D., University of Minnesota

Matthew C. Batt
Assistant Professor of English
2007; B.A., Marquette University; M.A., Boston College; M.F.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Utah

Diane E. Bauer
Clinical Faculty in Social Work
1998; B.A., Hamline University; M.S.W., University of Minnesota

Mufaddal Baxamusa
Assistant Professor of Finance
2008; B. Tech., Indian Institute of Technology; M.B.A., George Washington University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Paul J. Beckmann
Clinical Faculty of Psychology
2011; B.A., St. Mary’s College (Winona); M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Christine M. Bennett
Assistant Professor of Marketing
2008; B.A., University of Rochester; M.S., Baruch College (New York); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Thomas C. Berg
Professor of Law
2002; B.S., Northwestern University; M.A., Oxford University; M.A., University of Chicago; J.D., University of Chicago Law School

Paul Berget
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Lute
2007; B.F.A., University of Minnesota

Charlotte Berres
Director of Lay Formation, School of Divinity
1999; B.A., College of St. Catherine; M.Pas., University of St. Paul; M.A., M.Div., D.Min., University of St. Thomas

Gwen Berry
Associate Professor of Education
2012; B.A., University of Minnesota (Morris); M.S., Minot State University; Ph.D., University of Kansas

Fr. Juan Miguel Betancourt, SEMV
Assistant Professor of Sacred Scripture, School of Divinity
2008; B.S., University of Puerto Rico; M.Div., Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico; S.S.L., Pontifical Biblical Institute

Jean M. Birbilis
Professor of Professional Psychology
1990; B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.A., University of Tulsa; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Lindsey D. Blanchard
Visiting Professor of Law
2010; B.B.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison); J.D., University of Minnesota

Janell Blazovich
Associate Professor of Accounting
2008; B.S., Marquette University (Milwaukee); M.B.T, University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Texas A&M University; C.P.A.

Shelley A. Blilie
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Physics
1998; B.S., M.S., University of Minnesota

Tonia S. Bock
Associate Professor of Psychology
2002; B.A., M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Tomás Bogardus
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2012; B.S., University of California (San Diego); M.A., Biola University; Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin)

Jean-Pierre Bongila
Associate Professor of Education
2008; B.A., Catholic University of Kinshasa, D.R. Congo; B.A., Western African Catholic Institute of Abidjian in Congo; M.A., University of San Francisco; Ed.D., University of San Francisco

Sanjeev K. Bordoloi
Associate Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2007; B.Tech., Institute of Technology, BHU (India); M.B.A., Xavier Labour Relations Institute (India); Ph.D., University of Texas

Anthony John Borgerding
Associate Professor of Chemistry
2002; B.S., University of Minnesota (Duluth); Ph.D., Indiana University

Heather M. Bouwman
Associate Professor of English
2001; B.A., Calvin College; A.M., Ph.D., University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana)

Rene Bowser
Associate Professor of Law
1985; B.A., University of Maryland; M.A., Northwestern University; J.D., Stanford Law School; LL.M., Georgetown University

Kathleen M. Boyle
Associate Professor of Education
2004; B.A., St. Norbert College (DePere); M.S., Minnesota State University (Mankato); Ph.D., Indiana University

John F. Boyle
Professor of Theology and Catholic Studies, - Director, Graduate Program in Catholic Studies
1990; A.B., Oberlin College; M.S.L., Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies; M.A., Ph.D., University of Toronto

Bernard V. Brady
Professor of Theology
1988; B.A., Loyola University (Chicago); M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

William Brendel
Assistant Professor of Education
2012; B.A., Clemson University; M.A., Ed.D., Columbia University

Mary Ann Brenden
Associate Professor of Social Work
1980; B.S., Cornell University; M.S.W., University of Minnesota (Duluth)

David P. Brennan
Professor of Marketing
1987; B.S., M.S., Mankato State University; Ph.D., Kent State University

Chad T. Brinsfield
Assistant Professor of Management
2009; B.B.A., Bluffton College; M.B.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Angela E. Broeker
Associate Professor of Music
1999; B.M.E., M.M., Indiana University; D.M.A., University of Oklahoma

Stephen D. Brookfield
Distinguished Professor of Education
1991; B.A., Coventry University (U.K.); M.A., University of Reading (U.K.); Ph.D., University of Leicester (U.K.)

Aaron Brown
Director, Liturgical Choir - Studio Instructor in Voice
2010: B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., St. John’s University

Rachel Brudnoy
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Oboe
1986; B.S.Educ., University of Minnesota; Free-lance professional

Carol J. Bruess
Professor of Communication and Journalism
1998; B.A., St. Norbert College; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio University

James H. Bruton
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Sociology and Criminal Justice
1986; B.S., University of Minnesota; M.A., University of St. Thomas

Alan D. Bryan
Associate Professor of Music - Studio Instructor in Voice
1983; B.M., M.M., Colorado State University; D.M.A. Eastman School of Music

Craig E. Bryan
Clinical Professor of Communication and Journalism
2008; B.A., University of Iowa (Iowa City)

Jeanne G. Buckeye
Associate Professor of Ethics and Business Law
1984; B.A., St. Cloud State University; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Paul Budde
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Instructor of Theory
2004; B.M.E., University of Wisconsin (Eau Claire); M.M., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Renee Buhr
Assistant Professor of Political Science
2008; B.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Kris E. Bunton
Associate Dean ot the College of Arts & Sciences - Professor of Communication and Journalism
1993; B.A., M.A., University of Missouri; Ph.D., Indiana University

John R. Buri
Professor of Psychology
1976; B.A., Loras College; M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University (Chicago)

Rev. James Burns
Associate Professor of Professional Psychology
2003; B.A., M.Div., M.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., Northeastern University

Todd W. Busch
Associate Professor of Education
2008; B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Thomas J. Bushlack
Assistant Professor of Theology
2011; B.A., St. John’s University (Collegeville); M.T.S., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Rev. J. Michael Byron
Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology, School of Divinity
1995; B.A., St. John’s University; M.Div., St. Paul Seminary; S.T.L., S.T.D., Weston Jesuit School of Theology

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Patrick J. Caldie
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Sociology and Criminal Justice
1989; B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.S., Iowa State University

Susan J. Callaway
Associate Professor of English
1996; B.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.A., Brown University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee)

Susan M. Campion
Distinguished Service Faculty, Operations and Supply Chain Management
2013; B.S. College of William & Mary; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 

Rev. Scott Carl
Assistant Professor of Sacred Scripture, School of Divinity
2004; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.Div., The Saint Paul Seminary; S.S.L, Pontifical Biblical Institute

Karen Carlson
Distinguished Service Professor of Social Work
2010; B.S., St. Cloud State; M.S.E., University of Wisconsin (Superior); M.S.S.W, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Keri Carlson
Clinical Faculty of Biology
2009; B.A., Miami University (Ohio); Ph.D., Duke University

Kathleen Erb Caron
Professional faculty in Social Work
1996; B.A., College of St. Catherine; M.S.W., University of Minnesota

Benjamin C. Carpenter
Assistant Professor of Law
2010; B.A., University of Notre Dame; J.D., Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law

Corrine L. Carvalho
Professor of Theology
1996; B.A., University of San Francisco; M.A., Graduate Theological Union (Berkeley); Ph.D., Yale University

Consuelo Cavalieri
Assistant Professor of Professional Psychology
2007; B.S., M.Ed., University of Idaho; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Carmina Cavazos
Assistant Professor of Marketing
2006; B.B.A., Tecnologico de Monterrey; M.B.A., University of Houston; Ph.D., Tecnologico de Monterrey

Seehwa Cho
Associate Professor of Education
1995; B.A., M.Ed., Seoul National University (Korea); Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Chien-Tzu Candace Chou
Associate Professor of Education
2002; B.A., Fujen Catholic University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Michael G. Chovanec
Associate Professor of Social Work
1996; B.S.W., M.S.W., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Kanishka Chowdhury
Associate Professor of English
1993; B.A., St. Xavier’s College (India); M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University

Lawrence Chui
Assistant Professor of Accounting
2010; B.A., B.S., M.Acc, Truman State University; Ph.D.,
University of North Texas; C.P.A.

David Clemenson
Associate Professor of Philosophy
1999; B.S., Portland State University; M.S., M.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., Harvard University; Ph.D., Rice University

Rebecca Clotts
Member of Adjunct Instructor of Geology
2006; B.A., Cleveland state University; M.A., University of Akron; M.A., University of Minnesota

Steve Cole
Clinical Faculty in Music Business
2012; B.A., Northwestern University; M.B.A., University of Chicago

Teresa S. Collett
Professor of Law
2003; B.A., University of Oklahoma; J.D., University of Oklahoma College of Law

Kathryn L. Combs
Professor of Finance
1997; B.A., Washington State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

John P. Conbere
Professor of Education
2002; B.A., Brown University; M.Div., Episcopal Divinity School; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Minnesota

Thomas B. Connery
Professor of Communication and Journalism
1982; B.A., M.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D., Brown University

Vanessa Cornett-Murtada
Assistant Professor of Music
2007; B.M., M.M., West Virginia University; D.M.A., University of North Carolina (Greensboro)

Catherine A. Cory
Associate Professor of Theology
1991; B.A., College of St. Teresa; M.A., St. John’s University (Minnesota); Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Gregory J. Coulter
Associate Professor of Philosophy
1985; B.A., Magdalen College; M.A., Ph.D., Center for Thomistic Studies, University of St. Thomas (Houston)

Rev. Andrew Cozzens
Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology, School of Divinity
2002; B.A., Benedictine College; M.Div., M.A.T., The Saint Paul Seminary; S.T.L., S.T.D., Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas

Catherine A. Craft-Fairchild
Professor of English
1989; B.A., Canisius College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester

John F. Cragan
Distinguished Service Professor of Communication and Journalism
2004; B.A., Northern Illinois University; M.A., University of Missouri (Kansas City); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Robert L. Craig
Professor of Communication and Journalism
1994; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Jennifer L. Cruise
Professor of Biology
1988; B.S., St. Lawrence University; Ph.D., Duke University

Erin M. Curran
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2008; B.S., Ph.D., University of North Dakota

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Mary S. Daugherty
Associate Professor of Finance
1987; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota; C.F.A.

Larry R. Davis
Professor of Accounting
2010; B.S., Miami University (Ohio); M.B.A., Ph.D., Indiana University; C.P.A.

Palahela W. Dayananda
Professor of Mathematics/Actuarial Science
2002; B.S., University of Sri Lanka; Diploma in Statistics; Ph.D., University of Manchester

Amy T. De Celles
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
2012; B.S., University of Chicago; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Rev. Dennis J. Dease
President of the University
1991; B.A., M.Div., St. Paul Seminary; M.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

David L. Deeds
Schulze Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship and Director, John M. Morrison Center for Entrepreneurship; Professor of Entrepreneurship
2008; B.A., Claremont McKenna College; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Washington

Michael J. Degnan
Professor of Philosophy
1980; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Robert J. Delahunty
Associate Professor of Law
2004; B.A., Columbia University; B.A., M.A., B.Phil., Oxford University; J.D., Harvard Law School

Mark E. DelCogliano 
Assistant Professor of Theology
2009; B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; M.T.S. Vanderbilt University; Ph.D. Emory University

Michael L. DeVaughn
Associate Professor of Management
2008; B.A., Brown University; M.B.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Richa Dhanju
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2012; B.A., Lady Shri Ram College; M.A., Tata Institute of Social Sciences; M.S.W., Washington University; Graduate Certificate, Texas A&M; Ph.D., Texas A&M

Erica W. Diehn
Instructor in Management
2011; B.S., Marquette; M.A., A.B.D., University of Minnesota

Jayna L. Ditty
Assistant Professor of Biology
2003; B.A., St. Mary’s University (Winona); Ph.D., University of Iowa

Douglas P. Dokken
Professor of Mathematics
1985; B.S., Moorhead State University; M.S., North Dakota State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Leah Domine
Limited Term Faculty of Biology
2012; B.S., North Dakota State University; M.S., Miami University (Ohio); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Angela Donatelle
Member of Adjunct Instructor of Geology
2010; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.S., Michigan State University

Justin J. Donato
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
2010; B.S., University of Delaware; Ph.D., Cornell University

Peter Douglas
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Bassoon
2006; Diploma in Orchestral Performance, Royal Conservatory of Music (Toronto)

Laura C. Dunham
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
2003; B.A., Miami University (Ohio); M.B.A., Ph.D., Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Virginia

Bridget A. Duoos
Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance
1995; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Donald J. Dziekowicz
Associate Professor of French
1983; A.B., Colgate University; M.A., University of Rochester; Ph.D., Indiana University

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Alexis Easley
Associate Professor of English
2005; B.S., M.F.A., University of Alaska (Fairbanks); Ph.D., University of Oregon

Jay J. Ebben
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
2002; B.S., Marquette University; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Paola B. Ehrmantraut
Assistant Professor of Spanish
2009; B.A., University of Missouri; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University (St. Louis)

Craig D. Eliason
Associate Professor of Art History
2002; B.A., Amherst College; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University

James L. Ellingson
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2009; B.A., Concordia College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Dawn R. Elm
Professor of Ethics and Business Law
1989; B.S. Chem. Engr., University of Massachusetts (Amherst); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Simon K. Emms
Associate Professor of Biology
1996; B.A., Oxford University; M.S., Simon Fraser University; Ph.D., Princeton University

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Massimo Faggioli
Assistant Professor of Theology
2009; Laurea, University of Bologna (Italy); Ph.D., University of Turin (Italy)

Daniel R. Fairchild
Professor of Economics
1976; B.S., Christian Brothers College (Memphis); M.B.A., Ph.D., Saint Louis University

Nakeisha Ferguson
Assistant Professor of Marketing
2009; B.A., M.A., University of Missouri (Columbia); Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin)

Robert Ferguson
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Art History
2008; B.Arch. Washington University; M.Phil., University of Minnesota; Ph.D. University of Cambridge (Pembroke College)

Sarah Ferguson
BSW Program Director, Associate Professor of Social Work
2006; B.A., Drake University; M.S.W., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sarah M. Fink
Laboratory Assistant in Chemistry
2011; B.S., University of St. Thomas

Thomas J. Fisch
Associate Professor of Sacramental Theology and Liturgy, School of Divinity
1981; B.A., St. Paul Seminary; M.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., University of Minnesota; M.A. St. John’s University (Minnesota); M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Thomas L. Fish
Associate Professor of Education
1972; B.S., Lock Haven State College; M.Ed., University of Delaware; Ed.D., Western Michigan University

Kari Fletcher
Assistant Professor of Social Work
1997: B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; 1999; M.S.W., Widener Univeristy; 2012; Ph.D., Smith College

Fr. John Floeder
Assistant Professor of Moral Theology, School of Divinity
2010: B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.Div., The Saint Paul Seminary; S.T.L., Catholic University of America

David N. Foote
Associate Professor of History
2004; B.A., M.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of California (Davis)

Eric H. Fort
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
2010; B.S. University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., Boston College

Kerry D. Frank
Associate Professor of Professional Psychology
1989; B.S., McNeese State University; M.Ed., University of Southwestern Louisiana

Jan L. H. Frank
Associate Professor of Education
2011; B.A., Cardinal Stritch College (Milwaukee); M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee)

Gloria Frost
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2009; B.A., The Catholic University of America; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

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Robert F. Gallagher
Distinguished Service Faculty, Accounting
2013; B.S. B.A. Creighton University; M.B.A., University of Minnesota 

Jolynn K. Gardner
Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance
2012; B.S., Iowa State; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State 

Kendra J. Garrett
Professor of Social Work
1991; B.A., M.S.W., University of Iowa; D.S.W., The Catholic University of America

Michael J. Garrison
Associate Dean, Opus College of Business - Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2005; B.S., North Dakota State University; J.D., University of North Dakota School of Law

Carmela J. Garritano
Associate Professor of English
2002; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Jane Garvin
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Flute
1999; B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music 

Dina Gavrilos
Assistant Professor of Communication and Journalism
2006; B.A., University of Illinois at Chicago; M.A., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Pavel (Paul) L. Gavrilyuk
Associate Professor of Theology
2001; B.S. Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology; M.T.S., Ph.D., Southern Methodist University

Kurt Gehlert
Associate Professor of Professional Psychology
2007; B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri

Alexander M.G. Gelardi
Professor of Accounting
2004; Cert. Ed., University of Keele; M.S., University of Miami (Florida); Ph.D., Arizona State University

Camille M. George
Associate Professor of Engineering
2002; B.A., University of Chicago; B.S., M.S., University of Illinois (Chicago); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Matthew J. George
Professor of Music
1991; B.M., Ithaca College; M.M., Southern Methodist University; D.M.A., University of North Texas

Dobrina Georgieva
Assistant Professor of Finance
2008; M.Eg., University of Chemical Engineering (Sofia, Bulgaria); M.B.A., University of Montana; Ph.D., University of Arkansas

Marci Geriulis-Darcy
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Sociology and Criminal Justice
2008; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.A. and Ph.D., Northwestern University

Jennifer Gerth
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Clarinet
2000; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.M., Northwestern University

Heidi M. Giebel
Associate Professor of Philosophy
2002; B.A., St. Norbert College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Jean E. Giebenhain
Professor of Psychology
1983; B.A., College of St. Catherine; M.A., Ph.D., University of Mississippi

Peter J. Gittins
Clinical Faculty in Chemistry
2012; B.S., M.S., Lancaster University (UK); Ph.D., University of Sheffield (UK)

Katharina Glac
Assistant Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2008; B.A., M.B.A., Friedrich-Alexander University (Germany); Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Tanya Gladney
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice - Law
Enforcement Education Coordinator
2007; B.A., M.A., Jackson State University (Mississippi); Ph.D., University of Nebraska (Lincoln)

Bruce P. Gleason
Associate Professor of Music
1999; B.A., Crown College; B.S., M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Michael S. Goldstein
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Sociology and Criminal Justice
2010; B.A., M.A., University of St. Thomas

Kenneth E. Goodpaster
Koch Chair in Business Ethics - Professor of Ethics and Business Law
1989; A.B., University of Notre Dame; A.M., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Mitchell Gordon
Director of Lawyering Skills, School of Law; Associate Professor of Law
2003; B.A., Tufts University; M.A., University of Minnesota; J.D., University of Minnesota Law School

Mari Ann Graham
Associate Professor of Social Work
1993; B.S.W., M.S.W., University of Nebraska; Ph.D., Case
Western Reserve University

W. Matthews Grant
Associate Professor of Philosophy
2002; B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., Fordham University

Charles Melvin Gray
Professor of Finance
1976; B.A., Hendrix College; A.M., Ph.D., Washington University (St. Louis)

Adam S. Green
Associate Professor of Physics
2003; B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Nebraska (Lincoln)

Christopher S. Greene
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2001; B.Sc., University of Colorado; M.S.E.E., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Joan E. Griffith
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Double Bass, Guitar, Lute
1990; B.M., University of Missouri (Kansas City)

Stephanie Grimm
Assistant Professor of Accounting
2009; B.S., Boston University; M.Acc, Ph.D., University of
Minnesota; C.F.A.

Xiaowen Guan
Assistant Professor of Communication and Journalism
2008; B.A., Beijing Foreign Studies University; M.A., Portland State University; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Marites A. Guino-o
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
2010; B.S., University of Philippines; Ph.D., Syracuse University

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Thomas W. Hamilton
Associate Professor of Finance
2000; B.S., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.S., University of Wyoming; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Neil W. Hamilton
Interim Dean, School of Law - Professor of Law
2001; B.A., Colorado College; M.A., University of Michigan; J.D., University of Minnesota Law School

Sarah J. Hankerson
Assistant Professor of Psychology
2012; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., California State University (San Marcos); Ph.D., University of Maryland

Rama K. Hart
Associate Professor of Education
2006; B.S., Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge); M.B.A., Rutgers University (New Brunswick); Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland)

Monica E. Hartmann
Associate Professor of Economics
2000; B.S., John Carroll University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Nancy Z. Hartung
Associate Professor of Biology
1977; B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Steven H. Hatting
Associate Professor of Political Science
1982; B.A., Nebraska Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Frank Haug
Instructor of Software Engineering
2002; B.A., M.S., University of St. Thomas

Ruben G. Haugen
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Saxophone
1984; B.M.Ed., M.Mu., MacPhail College of Music; National Superior, Conservatoire de Musique (Paris)

Anthony Hauser
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in
Flamenco Guitar
1998; B.A., University of Minnesota; Free-lance professional

Stephen J. Heaney
Associate Professor of Philosophy
1987; B.A., College of the Holy Cross; Ph.D., Marquette University

Patricia R. Hedberg
Associate Professor of Management
1991; B.A., Ohio Northern University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sarah A. Heimovics
Assistant Professor of Biology
2012; B.A., University of Kansas; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Kevin E. Henderson
Assistant Professor of Management
2009; B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of Arkansas

Jill S. Hendrickson
Associate Professor of Economics
2006; B.A., University of Puget Sound; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Michael P. Hennessey
Associate Professor of Engineering
2000; B. S., University of Minnesota; M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Mariana D. Hernandez Crespo
Associate Professor of Law
2006; J.D., Universidad Catolica Andres Bello; L.L.M., J.D., Harvard Law School

Olga L. Herrera
Assistant Professor of English
2008; B.A., DePaul University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin)

James E. Heyman
Associate Professor of Marketing
2005; B.A., Macalester College; M.S., Naval Postgraduate School; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Thomas A. Hickson
Associate Professor of Geology
2000; B.S., California State University; M.A., University of Texas (Austin); Ph.D., Stanford University

Angela High-Pippert
Assistant Professor of Political Science
1999; B.J., M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska (Lincoln)

Katharine M. Hill
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2009; B.A., Macalester College; M.P.P., Humphrey Institute,
University of Minnesota; M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Nathan Hill
Assistant Professor of English
2012; B.A., University of Iowa; M.F.A., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

Stephen Hipp
Assistant Professor of Systematic Theology, School of Divinity
2008; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Notre Dame; S.T.L., S.T.D., University of Fribourg

Andrew Hissey
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Piano
2011; D.M.A., University of Michigan 

Mary Margaret Hoden
Senior Member of Adjunct Faculty in Theology
1999; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.A., The St. Paul School of Divinity

Steven M. Hoffman
Professor of Political Science
1987; B.S., University of Missouri (St. Louis); M.P.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., University of Delaware

Thomas Hoft
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
2012; B.A., St. Olaf; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Michael J. Hollerich
Associate Professor of Theology
1993; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School; Ph.D., University of Chicago|

Colin F. Hollidge
Associate Professor of Social Work
1997; B.A., University of Waterloo (Ontario); M.S.W., Wilfrid Laurier University (Ontario); Ph.D., Smith College

 John D. Holst
Associate Professor of Education
2000; B.S., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.S., Ph.D., Northern Illinois University

Rev. Jeff Huard
Director of Spiritual Formation, School of Divinity
2009; B.A., The University of St. Thomas; M.Div., The Saint Paul Seminary

Jane Hurley-Johncox
Clinical Faculty in Social Work
2002; B.A., College of St. Catherine; M.S.W., University of St. Thomas/College of St. Catherine

Jerry F. Husak
Assistant Professor of Biology
2011; B.S., Angelo State University; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Stacy Husebo
Professional Faculty of Social Work
2007; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.S.W., College of St. Catherine/University of St. Thomas

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Kurt R. Illig
Assistant Professor of Biology
2009; B.S., Drake University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

J. Thomas Ippoliti
Professor of Chemistry
1989; B.A., State University of New York (Potsdam); M.S., University of Wyoming; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Kimberli D. Ishaug
Distinguished Service Faculty, Accounting
2013; B.S., University of Minnesota; M.B.A., University of Minnesota

Ora Itkin
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Piano
2005; B.M., University of Tel-Aviv; M.M., Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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Catherine A. Jack Deavel
Associate Professor of Philosophy
2000; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Fordham University

Jadin C. Jackson
Clinical Faculty of Biology
2011; B.S., Oregon State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Ameeta Jaiswal-Dale
Associate Professor of Finance
1990; B.A., St. Francis College (India); M.S., Osmania University (Hyderabad, India); M.A., Ph.D., University of Rennes (France)

Jeffrey A. Jalkio
Associate Professor of Physics
1997; B.A., University of St. Thomas; B.S.E.E., M.S.E.E., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Emily M. James
Assistant Professor of English
2012; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington

David W. Jamieson
Associate Professor of Education
2010; B.S., Drexel University; Ph.D., University of California (Los Angeles)

Patrick L. Jarvis
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
1992; B.A., University of St. Thomas; J.D., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

David P. Jenkins
Director of Liturgical Music, School of Divinity -Studio Instructor in Organ
1988; B.M., Oberlin College Conservatory of Music; M.F.A., University of Iowa; D.M.A., Eastman School of Music

 Lenny L. Jennings
Professor of Professional Psychology
1998; B.S., Missouri Western University; M.A., University of Missouri (Kansas City); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

 Allison Jessee
Assistant Professor of Psychology
2012; B.A., Trinity University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana)

Thadavillil Jithendranathan
Professor of Finance
1993; B.S., Calicut University (India); M.B.A., Baruch College; M. Phil., Ph.D., City University of New York; A.C.A. (India)

Rev. Jan Michael Joncas
Associate Professor of Catholic Studies
1991; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., University of Notre Dame; S.L.L., S.L.D., Pontificio Instituto Liturgico, Ateneo S. Anselmo (Rome)

Alec C. Johnson
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
2001; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Ann Johnson
Professor of Psychology
1988; B.A., Linfield College; M.A., Ph.D., Duquesne University

Kevin L. Johnson
Assistant Professor of Management
2010; B.A., Dartmouth College; M.B.A., Ph.D., Indiana University

Lyman P.Q. Johnson
Professor of Law
2008; B.A., Carleton College, J.D., University of Minnesota

Shersten Johnson
Associate Professor of Music
2002; B.A., Augsburg College; M.M., California State University (Northridge); Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Martin E. Johnston
Associate Professor of Physics
1995; B.S., Walla Walla College; M.S., Ph.D., University of California (Riverside)

Michael C. Jordan
Associate Vice President for Undergraduate Studies and
Academic Advisement - Professor of English
1982; B.A., St. John’s College (Annapolis); M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)

Shirley (Sherry) E. Jordon
Associate Professor of Theology
1993; B.A., Swarthmore College; M.Div., Yale Divinity School; Ph.D., Yale University

Deanna Jorstad
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Voice
1985; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.F.A., University of Minnesota

William Junker
Assistant Professor of Catholic Studies
2010; B.A., University of Dallas; M.A., University of Norte Dame; Ph.D., University of Chicago

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Wulf A. Kaal
Associate Professor of Law
2011; M.B.A., Durham University; Ph.D., Humboldt Universitaet zu Berlin; LL.M. and J.D., University of Illinois College of Law

 Christopher S. Kachian
Professor of Music - Studio Instructor in Guitar
1984; B.F.A., M.M., D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Robert A. Kahn
Associate Professor of Law
2007; B.A. Columbia University; J.D., New York University Law School; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Patti H. Kameya
Assistant Professor of History
2011; B.A., Pomona College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Hasan Karatas
Assistant Professor of History
2011; B.A., Bogazici University (Istanbul); M.A., Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)

Meg Wilkes Karraker
Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
1990; B.A., Clemson University; M.S., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

G. Sue Kasun
Assistant Professor of Education
2012; B.A., Guiford College (North Carolina); M.A., University of Denver; M.A., Framingham State University (Massachusetts); Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin)

Adam D. Kay
Associate Professor of Biology
2004; B.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of Utah

Rev. Michael J. Keating
Associate Professor of Catholic Studies
2005; B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., University of Michigan; M.A., M.Div., Dominican Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Rome); Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

David W. Kelley
Associate Professor of Geography
2000; B.A., St. Anselm College; M.S., California Polytechnic State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Kenneth W. Kemp
Associate Professor of Philosophy
1989; B.S. Lang., Georgetown University; M.A., St. John’s College (Annapolis); M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Bradley Kemp Wilson
Associate Professor of Economics
2002; B.A., University of Montana; Ph.D., University of Kansas

William E. Kemperman
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Percussion
2001; B.A., Macalester College; M.M., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Robert G. Kennedy
Professor of Catholic Studies
1988; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., St. Paul Seminary; M.B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.M.S., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Sun-il Kim
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2012; B.S., State University of New York (Binghamton); M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana)

Matthew H. Kim
Associate Professor of Economics
2007; B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Elizabeth A. Kindall
Assistant Professor of Art History
2008; B.A., Missouri State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas

Anne H. King
Associate Professor of Theology
1985; A.B., Duke University; M.A., Duquesne University; Ph.D., Fordham University

William J. Kinney
Associate Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
1993; B.A., M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Eric A. Kjellgren
Clinical Faculty Member in Art History and Director, American Museum of Asmat Art at the University of St. Thomas
2014; B.A. Harvard University; M.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawai'i

Michael C. Klein
Clinical Faculty of Justice and Peace Studies
1998; B.A., M.A., Ed.D., University of St. Thomas

Anne M. Klejment
Professor of History
1983; B.A., Nazareth College (Rochester); M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York (Binghamton)

 Rev. John Klockeman
Associate Director of Spiritual Formation, School of Divinity
2009; B.S., Arizona State University; M.A., Franciscan University of Steubenville; M.Div., The Saint Paul Seminary

Daryl Koehn
Professor of Ethics and Business Law
1991; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; M.A., Oxford University (London); M.B.A., Northwestern University

Debra Kotulski-Capener
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Voice
2004; B.A., Edgewood College (Madison); M.M., D.M.A., University of North Carolina (Greensboro)

Bruce H. Kramer
Dean, College of Education, Leadership & Counseling - Associate Professor of Education
1996; B.S., M.M., Ball State University; Ph.D., Purdue University

Joseph L. Kreitzer
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs - Professor of Economics
1981; B.S., University of South Dakota; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Amelia Howe Kritzer
Professor of English and Theater
1997; B.S., Temple University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Juli A. Kroll
Associate Professor of Spanish
2006; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

John D. Kronen
Professor of Philosophy
1990; B.A., Marquette University; Ph.D., State University of New York (Buffalo)

Brenda K. Kroschel
Associate Professor of Mathematics
1999; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S., Clemson University; Ph.D.,
College of William and Mary

Carol F. Kuechler
MSW Program Director, Professor of Social Work
1996; B.A., Marquette University; M.S.W., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sameer Kumar
Qwest Chair - Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
1997; B.S., M.S., University of Delhi (India); M.S., University of Nebraska; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Richard G. Kunkel
Associate Professor of Ethics and Business Law
1990; B.A., University of St. Thomas; J.D., University of Minnesota

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Rody W. Lageson, First Lieutenant, USAF
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies, Unit Admissions Officer
2011; B.S., University of New Hampshire

Chih Lai
Associate Professor of Software Engineering
2000; B.A., Fu-Jen Catholic University; M.S., Ph.D., Oregon State University

Donald R. LaMagdeleine
Professor of Education
1983; B.A., Loyola University (Chicago); M.A., Graduate Theological Union; Ph.D., Loyola University (Chicago)

Melissa A. Lamb
Associate Professor of Geology
2000; A.B., Dartmouth; Ph.D., Stanford University

David T. Landry
Associate Professor of Theology
1991; A.B., College of the Holy Cross; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Terence G. Langan
Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences - Associate Professor of Economics
1990; B.A., Saint John’s University (Collegeville); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Clinton D. Lanier, Jr.
Assistant Professor of Marketing
2008; B.A., Loyola University (New Orleans), M.A., M.B.A., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Kelli A. Larson
Professor of English
1990; B.A., Aquinas College; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Stephen J. Laumakis
Professor of Philosophy
1990; B.A., St. Charles Seminary; M.A., Villanova University; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

David T. Lawrence
Associate Professor of English
2003; B.A., Rockhurst University; M.A., Creighton University; Ph.D., University of Missouri

Leigh Lawton
Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
1979; B.S., Valparaiso University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

N. Curtis LeMay
Director of Ireland Library/Theological Librarian
2004; B.A., University of Wisconsin (Oshkosh); M.A., University of Illinois

R. Mary Hayden Lemmons
Associate Professor of Philosophy
1991; B.S., State University of New York (Binghamton); M.A., Niagara University; Ph.D., Center for Thomistic Studies, University of St. Thomas (Houston)

Amy M. Levad
Assistant Professor of Theology
2009; B.A., University of Puget Sound; M.T.S., Candler School of Theology, Emory University; Ph.D., Emory University

Nekima Levy-Pounds
Associate Professor of Law
2003; B.A., University of Southern California; J.D., University of Illinois College of Law

Timothy L. Lewis
Professor of Biology
2009; B.A., Augustana College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Anthony W. Lewno
Senior Laboratory Coordinator and Instructor in Biology
1991; B.S., St. John’s University (Collegeville); M.S., University of Minnesota

Juan Li
Associate Professor of English
2006; B.A., Central University of Nationalities in China; M.A., The Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences; M.A., Kansas State University; Ph.D., University of Washington

Hangkyo Lim
Clinical Faculty of Biology
2011; B.S., M.S., Seoul National University; Ph.D., University of Kansas

Christian J. Lingenfelder, Major, USAF
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies - Education Officer
2011; B.A., Northwestern College; M.A., United States Naval Postgraduate School

Kate Lockwood
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2014; B.S.E., M.S.I., University of Michigan; Ph.D. Northwestern University

Melissa S. Loe
Associate Professor of Mathematics
1989; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Marie Lopez del Puerto
Assistant Professor of Physics
2008; B.S., Universidad de las Americas - Puebla, Mexico (UDLA-P); M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Paul A. Lorah
Associate Professor of Geography
1996; B.A., M.A., University of Colorado (Boulder); Ph.D., Indiana University

Stephanie K. Lohse
Assistant Professor of French
2007; B.A., B.S., Montana State University; M.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Lorman L. Lundsten
Professor of Marketing
1981; B.S., Northland College; M.B.A., Fordham University; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Mathew Lu
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2008; B.A., University of Chicago; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

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Gary A. Mabbott
Associate Professor of Chemistry
1989; B.A., College of Wooster; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Raymond N. MacKenzie
Professor of English
1989; B.A., Concordia College (Moorhead); M.A., Ph.D., Kansas State University

Patricia Maddox
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Sociology and Criminal Justice
2008;B.A., Stetson University; M.A., Loyola University

Debasish N. Mallick
Associate Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2006; B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology; M.B.A., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of Texas

Mary M. Maloney
Associate Professor of Management
2005; B.A., Carleton College; M.I.A., Columbia University, Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Stephen D. Maloney
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Political Science
2008; B.A., Ph.D. University of Maryland

Avinash Malshe
Associate Professor of Marketing
2005; B.Pharm. M.M.S., University of Bombay; Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Jill M. Manske
Professor of Biology
1991; B.A., College of St. Catherine; M.A., Southern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota 

Craig S. Marcott
Associate Professor of Economics
1982; B.S., University of Minnesota; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Mithra Marcus
Clinical Faculty in Chemistry
2008; B.S., North Carolina State University (Raleigh); Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

 Rev. Tom Margevicius
Instructor in Liturgy, Sacraments and Homiletics, School of Divinity
2003; B.S., West Virginia University; M.A.T., M.Div., The Saint Paul Seminary; S.T.L., Catholic University of America

Catherine Marrs Fuchsel
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2009; B.A., Arizona State University (Tempe); M.S.W., University of Michigan (Ann Arbor); Ph.D., Arizona State University (Phoenix)

Thomas C. Marsh
Associate Professor of Chemistry
2000; B.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University

Susan J. Marsnik
Professor of Ethics and Business Law
1996; B.A., J.D., University of Minnesota

John W. Martens
Associate Professor of Theology
2001; B.A., St. Michael’s College at the University of Toronto; M.A., Ph.D., McMaster University

Colin H. Martin
Clinical Faculty of Biology
2009; B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Dalma Martinovic
Assistant Professor of Biology
2008; B.S., University of Zagreb; M.S., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Diane M. Matson
Associate Professor of Accounting
2001; B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota 

Arijit Mazumdar
Assistant Professor of Political Science
2008; B.A., Luther College; M.A., Ball State University; Ph.D., Miami University (Ohio)

Susan E. McGuigan
Visiting Professor
2006; J.D., University of Minnesota Law School

Jennifer T. McGuire
Professor of Geology
2008; B.S., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Mark J. McInroy
Assistant Professor of Theology
2009; B.A., Southwestern University; M.Div., Th.D., Harvard Divinity School

Jeffery T. McLean
Associate Professor of Mathematics
1983; B.A., Hendrix College; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Rev. Steven J. McMichael, OFM., Conv.
Associate Professor of Theology
2000; B.A., St. Louis University; M.A., St. Bonaventure University; S.T.B., Seraphicum; S.T.L., S.T.D., Gregorian University

John F. McVea
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
2003; B.Com., B.S., University of Birmingham (England); M.B.A., Ph.D., Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Virginia

Timothy P. Mead
Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance
2011; B.S. Michigan State; M.A., Ohio State; Ph.D. University of Toledo

Thomas B. Mega
Assistant Professor of History
1985; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Paul Mellick
Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance
2012; B.A., M.A., College of St. Scholastica; Ph.D., University of North Carolina (Greensboro)

P. Sowah Mensah
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in African Drumming
1991; B.M., University of Ghana; M.A., University of Minnesota

Sandra L. Menssen
Professor of Philosophy
1988; B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Christopher M. Michaelson
Associate Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2008; B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Michael Allen Mikolajczak
Professor of English
1989; B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee)

Jack F. Militello
Professor of Management
1987; B.A., Boston College; M.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Don D. Miller
Associate Professor of Spanish (Chair)
2006; B.A., M.A., Brigham Young University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Laura F. Miller
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Art History
2001; B.A., Coe College; M.A., University of St. Thomas

Leslie A. Miller
Professor of English
1991; B.A., Stephens College; M.A., University of Missouri; M.F.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Houston

Lydia Miller
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Violin
2012; B.M., Peabody Conservatory; M.M., State University of New York (Purchase)

Bhabani Misra
Associate Professor of Software Engineering
1988; B.S.E.E., National Institute of Technology (India); M.S., Ph.D., North Dakota State University

Thorsten Moenig
Assistant Professor of Mathematics/Actuarial Science
2012; B.S., Universitaet Karlsruhe (Germany); M.S., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., Georgia State University

Sunil Kumar Mohanty
Professor of Finance
2001; B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology; M.B.A., Minnesota State University; D.B.A., Cleveland State University 

Rosemarie Monge-West
Assistant Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2011; B.S., B.A., A.B.D., University of Pennsylvania 

Debra S. Monson
Assistant Professor of Education
2011; B.S., University of Wisconsin (Eau Claire); M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Rev. Hugo L. Montero
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Theology - Director Hispanic
Ministry, Campus Ministry 2003; B.A., Licenciatura, Ph.D., Pontifical Catholic University (Quito, Ecuador); M.A., M.Div., University of St. Thomas

 Stephen W. Morgan
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Electric Guitar
1999; B.M., University of Miami (Coral Gables)

Greg S. Mowry
Associate Professor of Engineering
2003; B.S., M.S., Iowa State University; M.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Thomas P. Murtha
Distinguished Service Faculty, Management
2013; B.A. University of Minnesota; M.A. University of Minnesota; Ph.D. New York University 

Amy M. Muse
Associate Professor of English
2001; B.A., University of Akron; M.A., Washington University (St. Louis); Ph.D., Auburn University

Thomas A. Musil
Assistant Professor of Finance
2009; B.A., Macalester College; M.B.A., University of St. Thomas; D.P.A., Hamline University

Susan E. Myers
Assistant Professor of Theology
2001; B.A., College of St. Benedict; M.A., St. John’s University (Minnesota); M.A., University of Notre Dame

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Zsolt Nagy
Assistant Professor of History
2012; B.A., University of Nevada; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)

Frederick W. Nairn
Senior Member of Adjunct Faculty in Theology
2000; M.A., University of Dublin Trinity College; D.Min., Lutheran Northwestern Seminary

Michael J. Naughton
Director, John Ryan Institute - Professor of Catholic Studies, Ethics and Business Law
1991; B.S., Southern Illinois University; M.B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., Marquette University

Shelley L. Neilsen Gatti
Assistant Professor of Education
2006; B.A., M.Ed., University of Montana (Missoula); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Brita L. Nellermoe
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Physics
2010; B.S., University of Iowa; M.S., University of North Dakota

Nathaniel Nelson
Assistant Professor of Psychology
2012; B.A., St. John’s University; M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary

John Nelson
Director, Mathematics Resource Center
2012; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.Ed., University of Notre Dame

Jack A. Nelson-Pallmeyer
Associate Professor of Justice and Peace Studies
1994; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Div., Union Theological Seminary (New York)

Kundan Nepal
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2011; B.S.E.E., Trinity College; M.S.E.E., University of Southern California; Ph.D., Brown University

Ande Nesmith
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2011; B.A., Albion College; M.S.W., University of Washington; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Mark R. Neuzil
Professor of Communication and Journalism
1993; B.A., Iowa State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Joel A. Nichols
Associate Professor of Law
2007; B.A., Abilene Christian University; M.Div., J.D., Emory University

Terence L. Nichols
Professor of Theology
1988; B.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Marquette University

Shirley G. Nieto-Flores
Clinical Faculty-Spanish/Lab Director
19882009; B.A., M.A., Minnesota State University (Mankato)

Paul Niskanen
Associate Professor of Theology
2002; B.A., Seattle University; S.T.B., Pontifical University Teresianum (Rome); Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union (Berkeley)

Robert J. Nistler
Associate Professor of Education
1998; B.S., University of Wisconsin (Stevens Point); M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin)

 Sarah J. Noonan

Associate Professor of Education
2000; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.S., University of St. Thomas; Ed.D., University of Wyoming

Michelle (Shelly) A. Nordtorp-Madson
Clinical Faculty Member in Art History and Chief Curator
1994; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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Michael J. O’Donnell
Associate Professor of Communication and Journalism
1999; B.A., Central College; M.S., Iowa State University

Paul R. Ohmann
Associate Professor of Physics
2000; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

William H. Ojala
Associate Professor of Chemistry
2007: B.S., College of Great Falls; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

John R. Olson
Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2004; B.S., University of Minnesota; M.B.A., St. Cloud State University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska (Lincoln)

Jerome M. Organ
Professor of Law
2001; A.B., Miami University (Ohio); J.D., Vanderbilt University School of Law

Douglas C. Orzolek
Associate Professor of Music
2000; B.M., Mansfield University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Julie A. Oseid
Associate Professor of Law
2004; B.A., University of Minnesota-Duluth; J.D., University of Minnesota Law School

Mark W. Osler
Professor of Law
2010; B.A., College of William and Mary; J.D., Yale Law School

Lon J. Otto
Professor of English
1974; B.A., Pomona College; Ph.D., Indiana University

Ernest L. Owens, Jr.
Assistant Professor of Management
1993; B.S.I.E., Northeastern University; M.B.A., Ed.D., University of St. Thomas

 Jeff Oxman
Assistant Professor of Finance
2009;B.Com., University of Saskatchewan; M.B.A., Simon Fraser University; Ph.D., Syracuse University

Adil Ozdemir
Clinical Professor of Theology
2004; B.A., Ph.D., Institute of Social Sciences of Nine September University (Turkey)

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Agapitos Papagapitos
Professor of Economics
1990; B.A., College of Wooster; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Peter F. Parilla
Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
1977; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Jason M. Pattit
Assistant Professor of Management
2010; B.S., M.S. Chem.E., University of Rochester; M.B.A., A.B.D., Syracuse University

Michael S. Paulsen
Professor of Law
2007; B.A., Northwestern University; M.A. Yale Divinity School; J.D., Yale Law School 

Mary Paulson
Assistant Dean of Admission, Recruitment and Marketing, School of Social Work
2010; B.A., College of St. Catherine; M.S.W., College of St. Catherine/University of St. Thomas

Timothy J. Pawl
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2008; B.A., Valparaiso University; M.A., Ph.D., Saint Louis University

Lucia C. Pawlowski
Assistant Professor of English
2012; B.A., St. Vincent College; M.A., University of Missouri; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Lucy L. Payne
Interim Assessment and Accreditation Liaison Officer for Academic Affairs, Associate Professor of Education
1997; B.S., University of Iowa; M.A., California Polytechnic University; Ph.D., University of Iowa

David Penchansky
Professor of Theology
1989; B.A., Queens College City University of New York; M.A., Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (Missouri); Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Cathy O. Peters
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Art History
2005; B.A., Augsburg College; M.A., University of St. Thomas

Debra L. Petersen
Associate Professor of Communication and Journalism
1990; B.A., University of Minnesota (Morris); M.A., Colorado State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

David W. Peterson
Clinical Faculty of Education
2000; B.A., Augustana College; M.S., Ed.S., Minnesota State University (Mankato); Ph.D., Iowa State University

Lance Peterson
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2010; B.A., Brigham Young University; M.S.W., Brigham Young University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University

Derrin R. Pinto
Associate Professor of Spanish
2004; B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., University of California (Riverside); Ph.D., University of California (Davis)

Joan L. Piorkowski
Professor of English
1977; B.A., University of Delaware; M.A., Ph.D., Temple University

Rev. Robert Pish
Vice Rector of Student Affairs, School of Divinity
2007; B.S., University of Pennsylvania; M.Div., The Saint Paul Seminary

Terence Pitre
Associate Professor of Accounting
2007; B.S., University of Louisiana; M.B.A., Tulane University; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Robert A. Plesha
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Sociology and Criminal Justice
2000; B.A., University of Minnesota; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

Germán J. Pliego
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
1998; B.S., M.B.A., M.S., State of Mexico University; M.S., M.S., Interamerican Center for Social Security Studies; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Shirley A. Polejewski
Professor of Accounting
1976; B.S., College of Great Falls; M.A.C., Utah State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

AnnMarie Polsenberg Thomas
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2006; B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., California Institute of Technology

Brenda J. Powell
Professor of English
1984; B.A., University of California (Berkeley); M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)

Mary C. Preus
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Classics
2000; B.A., Luther College; M.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Lisa E. Prevette
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
2010; B.A., Transylvania University; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

J. Roxanne Prichard
Associate Professor of Psychology
2006; B.A., Transylvania University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

John K. Purdy
Clinical Professor of Communication and Journalism
2008; B.A., University of Minnesota ; M.B.A., University of Colorado

Christopher P. Puto
Opus Distinguished Chair and Dean
2002; B.A., Spring Hill College; M.B.A., University of Miami; Ph.D., Duke University

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Lorina N. Quartarone
Associate Professor of Classics
2004; B.A., Columbia University; M.A. University of California (Los Angeles); Ph.D., University of Washington

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Janice M. Raffield
Associate Professor of Accounting
1991; B.A., Newberry College; M.S., California Lutheran College; M.P. Acc., Clemson University; C.P.A.

William D. Raffield
Associate Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
1991; B.S., Clemson University; M.A., Golden Gate University; Ph.D., Clemson University

Saeed Rahimi
Associate Professor of Software Engineering
1988; B.S., Arya Mehr University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Ramesh Rajagopalan
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2009; M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Eric J. Rawdon
Associate Professor of Mathematics
2006; B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., University of Iowa

W. Joseph Reed
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Voice
2004; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.M., D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Mary R. Reichardt
Professor of Catholic Studies
1988; B.A., Aquinas College; M.A., University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana); Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Charles J. Reid, Jr.
Professor of Law
2002; B.A., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee); J.D., J.C.L., The Catholic University of America; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

Salina Renninger
Assistant Professor of Professional Psychology
2011; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Thomas H. Ressler
Associate Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
1989; B.M.E., M.S.I.E., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Richard J. Rexeisen
Professor of Marketing
1990; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.B.A., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sonia Rey-Montejo de Cesteros
Assistant Professor of Spanish
2007; B.A., Knox College; M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Colorado (Boulder)

Lisa M. Rezac
Associate Professor of Mathematics
2000; B.A., Concordia College (Moorhead); M.S., Ph.D., University of Nebraska (Lincoln)

Lisa M. Richardson
Director, MSW Field Education - Assistant Professor of Social Work
2007; B.A., Marlboro College; M.S.S., Bryn Mawr College

David P. Rigoni
Associate Dean, College of Education, Leadership & Counseling, Associate Professor of Education
2000; B.S., University of Wisconsin (Superior); M.Ed.. University of Minnesota (Duluth); Ed.D., University of St. Thomas

Robert J. Riley
Professor of Economics
1991; B.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Jeffrey D. Rinear
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music
2001; B.M., University of Minnesota; B.M. Berklee College of Music

Julie A. Risser
Clinical Faculty Member in Art History - Director of the American Museum of Asmat Art at the University of St. Thomas
2005; B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Greg L. Robinson-Riegler
Professor of Psychology
1990; B.A., University of Cincinnati; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Karen B. Rogers
Professor of Education
1984; B.A., University of California (Berkeley); M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Philip A. Rolnick
Professor of Theology
2003; B.A., Sonoma State University; M.A., Pacific School of Religion (Berkeley); Ph.D., Duke University

David J. Roseborough
Associate Professor of Social Work
2004; B.A., Valparaiso University; M.Div., Harvard University; M.S.W., College of St. Catherine/University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Teresa J. Rothausen-Vange
Susan E. Heckler Endowed Chair in Business Administration & Professor of Management
1998; B.A., St. Olaf College; C.P.A., State of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Michael W. Rota
Associate Professor of Philosophy
2005; B.A., Stanford; M.A., Franciscan University (Steubenville); Ph.D., St. Louis University 

Vanessa Rousseau
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Art History
2001; B. A., University of Minnesota; M.A., University of St. Thomas

Brad Rubin
Associate Professor of Software Engineering
2003; B.S., M.S., University of Illinois (Urbana); Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Gerald T. Ruch, Jr.
Assistant Professor of Physics
2008; B.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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Luz Amparo Saavedra
Associate Professor of Economics
2001; B.A., Universidad del Valle (Cali, Colombia); M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)

Aaron Sackett
Assistant Professor of Marketing
2009; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S., M.Phil, Ph.D., Yale University

Sister Paul Therese Saiko, SSND
Instructor in Sacred Scripture, School of Divinity
1985; B.A., Mount Mary College; M.A., University of San Francisco

John J. Sailors
Associate Professor of Marketing
2005; B.B.A., University of Michigan; Ph.D., Northwestern University

Barbara K. Sain
Assistant Professor of Theology
2002; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., The Catholic University of America

P. Jane Saly
Associate Professor of Accounting
1999; B.Sc., Queen’s University (Canada); M.B.A., University of Alberta; Ph.D., University of British Columbia

Lalith P. Samarakoon
Professor of Finance
2001; B.Sc., University of Sri Jayewardenepura (Sri Lanka); M.B.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of Houston; F.C.A., C.F.A.

Janine L. Sanders
Assistant Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2007; B.S., Ohio University; M.S., Purdue University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Richard S. Sathe
Professor of Accounting
1990; B.A., Concordia College; M.B.A., University of Minnesota; Ed.D., University of St. Thomas; C.P.A.

Kevin O. Sauter
Professor of Communication and Journalism
1982; B.A., Moorhead State University; M.A., Miami University (Ohio); Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Deborah Savage
Clinical Faculty, School of Divinity
2008; B.A., San Jose State University; M.A.T., The Saint Paul Seminary; Ph.D., Marquette University

Jason Sawin
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2012; B.A., Lewis and Clark College; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Michael S. Scham
Associate Professor of Spanish
2001; B.A., Boston University; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., Princeton University

Andrew J. Scheiber
Professor of English
1990; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Erika C. Scheurer
Associate Professor of English
1993; B.A., College of Notre Dame (Maryland); M.A., University of Delaware; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

Gerald W. Schlabach
Professor of Theology
2000; B.A., Goshen College; M.A., Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Elizabeth R. Schiltz
Co-Director of Murphy Institute, School of Law; Professor of Law
2001; B.A., Yale University; J.D., Colombia University School of Law

Sarah C. Schmalenberger
Associate Professor of Music
2002; B.A., Capital University Conservatory; M.M., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Paul A. Schons
Professor of German
1967; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Suzanne Schons
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Piano
2006; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Doreen J. Schroeder
Senior Laboratory Coordinator and Instructor in Biology
1989; B.S., M.A., University of South Dakota

Mark Schroepfer
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music
2008; B.A., M.B.A., University of St. Thomas

Ivancica D. Schrunk
Senior Member of Adjunct Faculty in History
1990; B.A./M.A., University of Zagreb (Croatia); M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Paul Schulz
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Bass Clarinet
2007: B.M., University of North Carolina (Greensboro); M.M., Arizona State University

Sister Katarina M. Schuth, OSF
Professor/Endowed Chair for the Social Scientific Study of  Religion, School of Divinity
1991; B.A., College of St. Teresa; M.T.S., S.T.L., Weston Jesuit School of Theology; M.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Britain A. Scott
Associate Professor of Psychology
1996; B.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Timothy L. Scully
Associate Professor of Communication and Journalism
1990; B.A., M.A., University of Iowa 

Jonathan M. Seltzer
Clinical Instructor in Marketing
2008; B.A., Lawrence University; M.B.A., University of Chicago

Angela M. Senander
Assistant Professor of Theology 
2013; B.B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Boston College; S.T.L., Weston Jesuit School of Theology; Ph.D., Boston College

Chehrzad (Cheri) Shakiban
Professor of Mathematics
1983; B.S., National University of Iran; M.S., Harvard University; Ph.D., Brown University

Ashley N. Shams
Assistant Professor French
2002; B.A., M.A., University of North Texas; Ph.D., Florida State

Barbara W. Shank
Dean, School of Social Work - Professor of Social Work
1978; B.A., Macalester College; M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Brian P. Shapiro
Associate Professor of Accounting
2004; B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Arkady Shemyakin
Professor of Mathematics
1993; Diploma (M.S.), Novosibirsk State University; C.S.D. (Ph.D.), Academy of Science (Siberia)

Thomas G. Shepard
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2011; B.A., Colorado College; M.S., Oregon State; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Michael A. Sheppeck
Associate Professor of Management
1990; B.A., Slippery Rock University; M.A., Western Washington University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Glenn K. Sherer
Associate Professor of Biology
1984; B.S., Muhlenberg College; Ph.D., Temple University

Heather M. Shirey
Associate Professor of Art History
2006; B.A., University of Iowa; M.A., Tulane University; Ph.D., Indiana University

James A. Shovein
Clinical Faculty in Finance
2006; B.S., University of Northern Iowa; M.B.A., University of Minnesota; C.P.A.

Mikhail M. Shvartsman
Associate Professor of Mathematics
1998; B.S., M.S., Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys (Russia); Ph.D., University of Maryland (College Park)

Gregory Sisk
Professor of Law
2003; Montana State University; J.D., University of Washington School of Law

Trygve Skaar
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Tuba
2000; Free-lance professional

Gaston Small
Assistant Professor of Biology
2012; B.A., B.S., North Carolina State University; M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of Georgia

Amy F. Smith
Associate Professor of Education
2001; B.A., M.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

Buffy Smith
Associate Professor in Sociology and Criminal Justice
2004; B.A., Marquette University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Susan L. Smith-Cunnien
Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
1990; B.A., University of Delaware; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Kenneth D. Snyder
Assistant Professor of Church History, School of Divinity
1994; B.A., Mary College; M.T.S., Weston Jesuit School of Theology; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

 Ritch L. Sorenson
Opus Endowed Chair in Family Business - Professor of Entrepreneurship
2007; B.A., M.A., Brigham Young University; Ph.D., Purdue University

Peter B. Southard
Associate Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2008; B.S., Iowa State University; M.B.A., Drake University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Marguerite L. Spencer
Senior Member of the Adjunct Faculty in Theology
1991; B.A., The College of St. Thomas (St. Paul); A.M.R.S., University of Chicago Divinity School; J.D., University of Minnesota

 Mark K. Spencer
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2012; B.A., M.A., Franciscan University (Steubenville); Ph.D., State University of New York (Buffalo)

Mark T. Spriggs
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship, Director of the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship
1997; B.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.B.A., University of Wisconsin (Eau Claire)

John A. Spry
Associate Professor of Finance
2003; B.S., The Ohio State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester

Susan J. Stabile
Professor of Law
2007; B.A., Georgetown University; J.D., New York University School of Law

Patricia Stankovitch
Clinical Faculty of Professional Psychology
2007; B.S., Minnesota State University (Mankato); M.A., Psy.D., University of St. Thomas

Laroye L. Stansberry-Brusnahan
Associate Professor of Education
2006; B.S., Purdue University (West Lafayette); M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee)

Mark D. Stansbury-O’Donnell
Professor of Art History
1990; B.A., College of William and Mary; M.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Yale University

Magdalena A. Stolarska
Associate Professor of Mathematics
2006; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Northwestern University

Jonathan E. Stoltz
Associate Professor of Philosophy
2006; B.A., Bucknell University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Robert P. Strusinski
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Voice
1977; B.A., B.S., M.A., M.M., University of Minnesota

Joshua Stuchlik
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2011; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Michael F. Sullivan
Associate Professor of Finance
2000; B.A., St. John’s University (Collegeville); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Dawn Ranae Swink
Associate Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2002; B.A., Mankato State University; J.D., Drake University Law School

Felicia Sy
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2011; B.A., College of St. Benedict; M.S.W., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Denver

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Jane D. Tar
Associate Professor of Spanish
2001; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

John M. Tauer
Associate Professor of Psychology
2000; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Scott A. Taylor
Professor of Law
2002; B.S., M.A., University of New Mexico; J.D., University of New Mexico School of Law; LL.M., New York University School of Law

Andrey Tchekmazov
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Cello
2012; Moscow State Conservatory, Juilliard School

Kevin Theissen
Associate Professor of Geology
2003; B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., Stanford University

Richard A. Thomas
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Physics
2007; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S., University of Wisconsin (Madison); Ph.D., University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Dale B. Thompson
Associate Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2006; B.A., Williams College (Massachusetts); Ph.D., Stanford University; J.D., Stanford Law School

Christopher J. Thompson
Dean, School of Divinity
1992; B.A., Creighton University; M.A., Saint Louis University; Ph.D., Marquette University

Jeffrey K. Thygeson
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Guitar
2002; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.M., University of Southern California

Daniel G. Tight
Assistant Professor Spanish
2007; B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Jessica E. Toft
Associate Professor of Social Work
2005; B.A., Grinnell College; M.S.W., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Christopher H. Toner
Associate Professor of Philosophy
2008; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Muffet Trout
Assistant Professor of Education
2012; B.A., Occidental College (Los Angeles); M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Ertugrul Tuzcu
Distinquished Service Faculty, Management
2013; B.S., Bosphorus University; M.S. University of Minnesota 

Mary K. Twite
Senior Member of the Adjunct Faculty in Theology
1997; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Boston College

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Edward T. Ulrich
Associate Professor of Theology
2000; B.S., University of Minnesota; M.A., St. John’s University (Minnesota); Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Gabriela C. Uzcategui
Clinical Faculty in Chemistry
2012; B.S. Universidad Central de Venezuela; Ph.D., Baylor University

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Valandra
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2006; B.A., University of Nebraska; M.B.A., University of Nebraska; M.S.W., University of Minnesota

Patrick J. Van Fleet
Professor of Mathematics
1998; B.S., Western Illinois University; M.S., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University (Carbondale)

John F. Van Ingen
Associate Professor of Philosophy
1989; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Terri L. Vandercook
Associate Professor of Education
1996; B.A., M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Greg Vandergrift
Clinical Professor of Communication and Journalism
2008; B.S., University of Kansas (Lawrence)

David O. Vang
Professor of Finance
1988; B.A., St. Cloud State University; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Pa Der Vang
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2011; B.A., University of Wisconsin (Madison); M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Amy S. Verhoeven
Associate Professor of Biology
1999; B.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Colorado

Chelly M. Vician
Associate Professor of Accounting
2010; B.A., Mundelein College; M.B.A., University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., University of Minnesota; C.D.P.; C.C.P.

Robert Vickery
Director, Women’s Choir
2010; University of Minnesota

James W. Vincent
Professor of Economics
1988; B.A., University of Montana; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Robert K. Vischer
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, School of Law; Professor of Law
2005; B.A., University of New Orleans; J.D., Harvard Law School

Tatiana Vislova
Member of Adjunct Instructor of Geology
2011; M.Sc., Moscow State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Christopher A. Volpe
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Trumpet
1996; B.M., Northwestern University; Free-lance professional

Gregory Voth, Major, USAF
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies - Commandant of Cadets
2011; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.S., Air Force Institute of Technology

Kimberly J. Vrudny
Associate Professor of Theology
2001; B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A., United Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Luther Seminary

Stephen D. Vuolo
Clinical Instructor in Marketing
2007; B.S., Bucknell University; M.B.A., University of Pennsylvania

Christopher S. Vye
Associate Dean, College of Education, Leadership & Counseling - Associate Professor of Professional Psychology
1999; B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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Lisa K. Waldner
Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
2001; B.A., M.A., Minnesota State University (Mankato); Ph.D., Iowa State University

Michael W. Walrath
Assistant Professor of Economics
2009; B.S., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Kristine H. Wammer
Associate Professor of Chemistry
2005; B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., Princeton University

Martin L. Warren
Associate Professor of English
1998; B.A., Oscott College (Birmingham, England); M.A., St. John’s University (Minnesota); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Douglas F. Warring
Professor of Education
1974; B.A., Bethel College; M.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Christian Washburn
Assistant Professor of Theology, School of Divinity
2008; M.A., The Saint Paul Seminary; Ph.D., Catholic University of America

Elizabeth Wehner
Assistant Professor of Physics
2012; B.A., Case Western Reserve University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

Donald H. Weinkauf
Dean, School of Engineering
2008; Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin)

Elizabeth T. Welsh
Assistant Professor of Management
2009; B.S., Stanford University; M.B.A., M.S., University of
California (Los Angeles); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

John T. Wendt
Associate Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2002; B.A., M.A., University of Minnesota; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

John E. Wentz
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2009; B.S., Oral Roberts University; Ph.D., University of Illinois (Urbana)

Robert J. Werner
Professor of Geography
1991; B.A., Montana State University; M.A., University of Wyoming; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Mark E. Werness
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
1980; B.A., Carleton College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Karen L. Westberg
Associate Professor of Education
2000; B.A., Augsburg College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Sheneeta W. White
Assistant Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2009; B.S., Xavier University of Louisiana; M.B.A., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., Virginia Tech

D. Reginald Whitt
Professor of Law
2001; B.A., Loyola College; S.T.B., Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception; J.D., Duke University; J.C.L., J.C.D., The Catholic University of America

Virgil Wiebe
Director of Clinical Education, School of Law, Associate Professor of Law
2002; B.A., Kansas State University; M.Phil., Oxford University; J.D., New York University School of Law

Elizabeth L. Wilkinson
Assistant Professor of English
2008; B.A., M.Ed., Pennsylvania State University (University Park); M.A., Virginia Polytechnic and State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina (Greensboro)

David C. Williard
Assistant Professor of History
2012; B.A., College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)

Chester E. Wilson
Senior Laboratory Coordinator and Instructor in Biology
1993; B.A., Duke University; M.S., University of Oregon; Ph.D., State University of New York (Stony Brook)

Carey Winkler
Clinical Faculty in Social Work
2008; B.S.W., College of St. Catherine; M.S.W., College of St. Catherine/University of St. Thomas

Michael J. Winter
Associate Professor of Philosophy
1992; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Suzanne L. Wisniewski
Assistant Professor of Economics
2009; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota (St. Paul)

Paul J. Wojda
Associate Professor of Theology
1992; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Yale University
Divinity School; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Uta Wolfe
Assistant Professor of Psychology
2009; B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

George M. Woytanowitz
Senior Member of Adjunct Faculty in History
1987; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Jennifer L. Wright
Associate Professor of Law
2003; B.A., Swarthmore College; J.D., Stanford Law School

Hong Wu
Associate Professor of Economics
2006; B.A., Nankai University; M.A., Ph.D., West Virginia University

Wendy N. Wyatt
Associate Professor of Communication and Journalism
2003; B.A., Colorado State University; M.A., University of Montana; Ph.D., University of Oregon

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Yongzhi (Peter) Yang
Professor of Mathematics
1993; B.S., M.S., Northeast University of Technology (People’s Republic of China); M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois (Chicago)

Scott Yilek
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2011; B.S., University of Minnesota, M.S., Ph.D., University of California (San Diego)

Heekyung K. Youn
Professor of Mathematics/Actuarial Science
1984; B.S., Sogang Jesuit University (Seoul); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Peter C. Young
3M Endowed Chair in International Business & Professor of Risk Management and Insurance
1994; B.A., Augustana College; M.P.A., University of Nebraska; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Victoria M. Young
Associate Professor of Art History
2000; B.A., New York University; M.ArchH., University of Virginia

Wen Yu
Associate Professor of Accounting
2007; B.Econ., Central University of Finance and Economics (Beijing); M.A., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland)

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Hasan Y. Zaghlawan
Assistant Professor of Education
2011; B.S., M.S., University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan; Ph.D., University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana)

Kyle D. Zimmer
Associate Professor of Biology
2003; B.A., Luther College; M.A., St. Cloud State University; Ph.D., North Dakota State University

Larry J. Zimmerman
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Trombone
2000; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.M., Boston University

Michael Zocchi
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Instructor of Theory
2007; B.M., University of Massachusetts; M.M., University of Wisconsin

Kara L. ZumBahlen
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Art History
2006; B.A., University of Minnesota (Duluth); M.A., University of St. Thomas

Thomas Zupancich, Lieutenant Colonel, USAF
Professor of Aerospace Studies Commander
2010; B.S., United States Air Force Academy; M.S., Embry Riddle Aeronautical University