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

Matthew Abernathy
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Liturgical Choir Director
2019; B.M.,SUNY at Potsdam; M.M., University of Michigan

John P. Abraham
Professor of Engineering
2002; B.S.M.E., M.S.M.E., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Katherine Acton
Associate Professor of Engineering
2012; B.A., Williams College; M.S.E., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Shaherzad Ahmadi
Assistant Professor of History
2018; B.A., University of California, Davis; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

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)

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

Elise L. Amel
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

Sarah E. Anderson
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
2015; B.S., Presbyterian College; M.S., Ph.D., Clemson University

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

Mike Alexander
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Horn
2018; B.M., Eastman School of Music; M.M., The New England Conservatory

Rebecca Arons
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Cello
2013; B.M., Oberlin Conservatory; M.M., D.M.A., University of Minnesota

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

David Auerbach
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Viola
2014; B.S., University of Wisconsin; M.M., Juilliard School; D.M.A., Stony Brook 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
Clinical Faculty of Social Work
1996; B.S., St. John’s University; M.S.W., University of Wisconsin

Robert J. Bach
Clinical Professor of Engineering
2014; B.M.E., University of Minnesota; M.S., University of St. Thomas

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

Jordan B. Barlow
Assistant Professor of Software Engineering
2018; B.S., M.I.S.M., Brigham Young University; Ph.D., Indiana University

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

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

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

Sarah Baxter
Professor of Engineering
2014; B.S. University of Denver; M.S., University of Minnesota (Duluth); Ph.D. University of Virginia

Sergey S. Berg
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2017; B.S., 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

Deborah Besser
Clinical Professor in Engineering
2012; B.S., M.S. Iowa State University; Ph.D. University of Minnesota

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

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

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

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

John F. Boyle
Professor of Theology and 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

Ryan H. Bremner
Associate Professor of Psychology
2013; B.A., Boston College; Dr. phil., University of Bonn; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan

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

Joshua C. Bauder
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Instructor of Theory
2018; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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.)

Brett D. Bruininks
Assistant Professor of Health & Exercise Science
2015; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

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

Emily M. Buehler
Clinical Faculty in Justice and Peace Studies, Dougherty Family College
2018; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., American University; M.F.A., Minnesota State University, Mankato

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

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

Timothy A. Burns
Clinical Faculty in Philosophy, Dougherty Family College
2018; B.A., M.A., Loyola Marymount University; Ph.D., University College Dublin

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

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

Kathlene H. Campbell
Professor of Education
2018; B.A.; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Rev. Scott Carl
Associate 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

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

Sarah E. Carmack
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Oboe
New England Conservatory of Music, University of Minnesota

Benjamin C. Carpenter
Associate Professor of Law
2019; B.A., University of Notre Dame; J.D., Mercer University

Debra Capener
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Voice
B.A., Edgewood College; M.M., D.M.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Sarah Carmack
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Oboe
2015; B.M., New England Conservatory of Music; M.M., University of Minnesota

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

William M. Cavert
Assistant Professor of History
2015; B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Loyola University Chicago; Ph.D., Northwestern University

Adam Check
Assistant Professor of Economics 
2016, B.B.A., Temple University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oregon

Chi-Lung Chiang
Assistant Professor of Software Engineering
2014; B.E., Tamkang University; M.S., National Chung Cheng University; Ph.D., George Washington University

Kingsley Chigbu
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2016; M.S.W., College of St. Catherine/University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington

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

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

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

Valerie Clark
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Sociology and Criminal Justice
2015; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

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

Brian Casey
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Music Media, Songwriting
2016; B.A., University of St. Thomas

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

Vanessa Cornett-Murtada
Associate Professor of Music - Studio Instructor in Piano
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)

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

Erin M. Curran
Associate 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.

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

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

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

David P. Deavel
Limited Term Faculty of Catholic Studies
2016; B.A., Calvin College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Fordham University

David L. Deeds
Schulze Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship, 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

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

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

Erica W. Diehn
Associate Professor of Management
2011; B.S., Marquette; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Peter M. Distelzweig
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2014; M.S., Eastern Michigan University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Adam J. Dittmer
Clinical Faculty of Chemistry
2019; B.A., Augustana College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Jayna L. Ditty
Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences; 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

Irene Domingo
Assistant Professor of Spanish
2016; B.A., Filología Hispánica; M.A., Universidad de Zaragoza; Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis

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

Michael A. Dorin
Clinical Faculty, Department of Software Engineering
2016; B.S., University of Wisconsin-Superior; M.S., Metropolitan State 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 Dean of Schulz School of Entrepreneurship; Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
2003; B.A., Miami University (Ohio); M.B.A., Ph.D., Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Virginia

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

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

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

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

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

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

Mindy Eschedor
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Accompanying Ensembles
2016; B.A., B.F.A., Central Michigan University; M.M., University of Minnesota

Victoria C. Ewbank-Popescu
Professor of Chemistry
2017; B.S, University of Bucharest; M.S., Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University

 

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Thomas D. Feeney
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
2014; B.A., University of Notre Dame; MSt., Oxford University; M.A. University of Notre Dame; M.Phil, M.A., Ph.D. Yale University

Miguel V. Fernandes
Clinical Faculty in Biology
2017; B.S., University of Montana; Ph.D., University of Miami

Amy C. Finnegan
Associate Professor of Justice and Peace Studies
2013; B.A., Washington University; M.A.L.D. Tufts University; M.A., Boston College; Ph.D., Boston 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 Foote
Associate Professor of Catholic Studies
2005, B.A. University of Florida, M.A. University of Florida,  Ph.D. University of California, Davis 

David Forliti
Associate Professor of Engineering
2015; B.S.M.E, University of Minnesota; M.S.M.E, Florida State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

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

Bryana H. French
Associate Professor of Professional Psychology
2014; B.A., Hamline University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Casey J. Frid
Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship
2019; B.A. Winona State University,  M.B.A.  Ph.D. Clemson University

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

John C. Froula
Assistant Professor, School of Divinity
2014; B.A., Thomas Aquinas College; S.T.B, Pontifical University of St. Theresa; Ph.D., Ave Maria University

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Christopher Gaalaas
Clinical Faculty in Mathematics
2017; B.S., M.S., University of Wisconsin

Noah E. Gagner
Clinical Faculty in Psychology, Dougherty Family College
2018; B.S., M.Ed., M.A., Ph.D. candidate, University of Minnesota

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

John A. Gallas
Formator, School of Divinity
2018; B.A., University of St. Thomas; S.T.B., S.T.L., Angelicum

Yu Gao
Associate Professor of Accounting
2015; B.A., Wuhan University; M.A., National University of Singapore; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

David M. Gardiner
Clinical Faculty in the Center for Irish Studies
2019; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Loyola University

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

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

Pavel (Paul) L. Gavrilyuk
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

Alan Gengenbach
Clinical Faculty in Chemistry
2016; B.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Illinois

Camille M. George
Associate Dean, School of Engineering; Associate Professor of Engineering
2002; B.A., University of Chicago; B.S.E., M.S.M.E, University of Illinois at 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

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
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

Cornelius K. Gilbert
Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership
2017; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Steven (Gino) Giovanelli
Distinguished Service Professor of Marketing
2016; B.S., Bucknell University; M.B.A., University of Minnesota

Tanya Gladney
Associate 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
Professor of Music
1999; B.A., Crown College; B.S., M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Rebecca E. Glover
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
2015; B.S., Santa Clara University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kyle H. Goldschmidt
Assistant Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2015; B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.B.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

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

Caleb T. Goltz
Assistant Professor of Political Science
2018; B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

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

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

Peter B. Gregg
Assistant Professor of Communication and Journalism
2015; B.A., Moorhead State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Bethany Gonella
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Flute
2018; B.M., Northwestern University; M.M., University of Southern California

Richard G. Greenleaf
Limited Term Assistant Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
2019; B.S., M.S., Florida State University; Ed.S., University of New Mexico; Ph.D., University of Florida

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

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

Xiaowen Guan
Associate 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
Associate Professor of Chemistry
2010; B.S., University of Philippines; Ph.D., Syracuse University

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

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

Craig K. Hara
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Popular Music Ensemble
B.F.A, M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts

Ryan Hardt
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2019; B.A., Carthage College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

David Harman
Assistant Professor of Marketing
2016; B.A., St.John's College; M.B.A., University of Washington; Ph.D., University of Iowa

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

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

Anthony Hauser
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Flamenco Guitar
1998; B.M., North Carolina School of the Arts

Stephen R. Hausmann
Limited Term Assistant Professor of History
2019; B.A., M.A., University of Vermont; Ph.D., Temple University

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

Amy S. Hedman-Robertson
Professor of Health & Exercise Science
1997; B.S., Winona State University; M.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato; Ph.D., University of Kansas

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

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

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

Bonnie Henning
Assistant Professor of Special Education
2019; B.A., Concordia University; M.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., Florida State University

Renee Hepperlen
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2016; B.A. ,Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

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

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

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

Katharine M. Hill
Associate 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

Stephen Hipp
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

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

Jessica Hodge
Associate Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
2015; B.A., University of Minnesota (Twin Cities); M.S., Western Oregon University; Ph.D., University of Delaware

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

Michael J. Hollerich
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

Jennifer E. Holte
Distinguished Service Faculty, School of Engineering
2015; B.S., University of Wisconsin-Platteville; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Barbara Horlbeck
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Art History
2015; B.A., Wheaton College; M.A., University of St. Thomas

Tonya L. Horn
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2004; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S.W., D.S.W., University of Minnesota

Karen Howard
Professor of Music Education
2014; B.M., M.M., University of Hartford; Ph.D., University of Washington

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
Associate Professor of Biology
2011; B.S., Angelo State University; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

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Kurt R. Illig
Associate 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
Clinical Faculty, Accounting
2013; B.S., University of Minnesota; M.B.A., University of Minnesota

Afshan Ismat
Assistant Professor of Biology
2015; B.S., Rutgers University; Ph.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University

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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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
Associate Professor of English
2012; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington

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

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
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

John Jensen
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Jazz Piano
2007; B.A., Occidental College; M.A., University of Southern California

Allison Jessee
Associate 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)

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

Mitchell D. Johnson
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies
2009; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.B.A., Trident University International

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

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

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

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)

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
Associate 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
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

Mahmoud Kabalan
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2017; Engineer Diploma, Lebanese University;  M.S.E.E., Ph.D., Villanova University

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

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

Ebrahim F. Kazemzadeh
Assistant Professor of Software Engineering
2018; B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern California

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

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

John C. Keston
Clinical Faculty in Communication and Journalism
2015; B.A., Metropolitan State University; M.F.A., Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Erika Kidd
Associate Professor of Catholic Studies
2013; B.A., Baylor University; M.A., Ph.D., Villanova University

Jaymin Kim
Assistant Professor of History
2018; B.A., Rice University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

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

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

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

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

Christina Knudson
Assistant Professor of Statistics/Mathematics
2017; B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Lucas Koerner
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2017; B.A. Northwestern University; M.S, Ph.D., Cornell University

Evan S. Koop
Instructor, School of Divinity
2015; B.A, Washington University in St. Louis; M.Div., University of St. Thomas; S.T.L. candidate, Pontifical Gregorian University

J. Adam Korak
Assistant Professor of Health & Exercise Science
2012; B.S., University of Alabama; M.S., University of North Alabama; Ph.D., Middle Tennessee State University

Shirley N. Kramer
Clinical Faculty in Modern and Classical Languages
2009; B.S., M.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato; Ed.D. candidate, University of St. Thomas

Joseph L. Kreitzer
Professor of Economics
1981; B.S., University of South Dakota; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Mark Kreitzer
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Banjo
2016; B.A., M.A., University of Wisconsin

Juli A. Kroll
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

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

Anna L. Kurhajec
Clinical Faculty in History in the Dougherty Family College
2018; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois

Angela M. Kurth
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
2019; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

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

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

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

Terence G. Langan
Associate Professor of Economics
1990; B.A., Saint John’s University (Collegeville); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Clinton D. Lanier, Jr.
Associate 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

Joshua P. Layfield
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
2014; B.A., Davidson College; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Rita Lederle
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2009; B.C.E, University of Minnesota; M.S., Michigan Technological University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Rose Mary 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)

Stefanie Lenway
Dean and Opus Distinguished Chair, Opus College of Buisness; Professor of Management
2014; B.A., University of California (Merrill); M.A., University of California; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of California (Hass)

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

Eric V. Level
Clinical Faculty in Software Engineering
2016; B.A. Pomona College, M.S., University of Minnesota

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

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

Dongchen Li
Assistant Professor of Mathematics/Actuarial Science
2017; B.S., Towson University; M.S., University of Waterloo (Canada), Ph.D., University of Waterloo (Canada)

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

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

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

Olga P. Lopukhova
Clinical Faculty in Mathematics
2014; B.S. Bashkir State University; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Stout

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

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

Melissa Lundquist
Assistant Professor of Social Work
2015; B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S.W., Fordham University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Changyeu Luo
Distinguished Service Faculty of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2016; B.S., M.S., University of Science and Technology of China; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Timothy R. Lynch
Assistant Professor of Political Science
2017; B.A., St. John’s University; M.A., Fordham University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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

Mark W. Madaus
Professor of Aerospace Studies
2006; B.S.C.E., Michigan Technological University; M.A., Webster University; M.S.E., Air Force Institute of Technology

Patricia L. Maddox
Assistant Professor of Sociology
2017; B.A., Stetson University; M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University

Ho Ching Mak
Assistant Professor Economics
2017; B.A., M.A., University of Hong Kong; M.A., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh

Debasish N. Mallick
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
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; M.P.H., Ph.D., University of Minnesota 

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

Thomas J. Marrinan
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2017; B.A, B.S, Drake University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago

Catherine L. Marrs Fuchsel
Associate Professor of Social Work
2019; B.A., Ph.D., Arizona State University; M.S.W., University of Michigan

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
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-Weigelt
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
Associate Professor of Political Science
2008; B.A., Luther College; M.A., Ball State University; Ph.D., Miami University (Ohio)

Sarah McCann
Clinical Faculty in Theology
2017; B.A., Georgetown University; M.A., Harvard Divinity School; M.S., Medill School of Journalism

Jeni McDermott
Assistant Professor of Geology
2013; B.A., California State Polytechnic University, Pomona; M.S., University of California Santa Barbara; Ph.D., Arizona State University

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

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

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

Amelia McNamara
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2018; B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles

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
Associate Professor of Health & Exercise Science
2011; B.S. Michigan State; M.A., Ohio State; Ph.D. University of Toledo

Paul Mellick
Associate Professor of Health & Exercise Science
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
Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2008; B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

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

Cheol-Hong Min
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2015; BSE, Kyungpook National University; M.S.E.E, Purdue University, Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sarah Miracle
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2015; B.E., M.S., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

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

Angela Mitchell
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music, Donne Unite
B.M., Bemidji State University; M.A., University of St. Thomas

Amir Mohamed
Clinical Faculty in Communication Studies in the Dougherty Family College
2018; B.A., Northwestern College; M.A., Bethel University

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

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

Tucker Moore
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Director, Liturgical Choir
2018; B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., University of Birmingham

Rachel Moran
Assistant Professor of Law
2018; B.A., Houghton College; J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law; LL.M., University of Denver 

Kristian G. Mortenson
Associate Professor of Accounting
2012; B.S., M.S., Utah State University; M.S.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona

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

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

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

Joseph Myre
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2016; B.S., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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Zsolt Nagy
Associate 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
Professor of Catholic Studies, Koch Chair in Catholic Studies
1991; B.S., Southern Illinois University; M.B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., Marquette University

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

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

Brittany Nelson-Cheeseman
Associate Professor of Engineering
2012; B.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

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

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

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

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

Audra Nuru
Assistant Professor of Family Studies
2018; B.A., M.A., University of Central Florida; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Amy M. Nygaard Mickelson
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Art History
2014; B.A., University of Minnesota, Duluth; M.A., University of St. Thomas

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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
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

Kenichi W. Okamoto
Assistant Professor of Biology
2017; A.B., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Christopher N. Olson
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Guitar

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

Julie A. Oseid
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

Allison Ostrander
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Violin
2014; B.M., M.M., University of Wisconsin-Madison

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

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Salvatore Pane
Associate Professor of English
2015; B.A., Susquehanna University; M.F.A., University of Pittsburgh

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

Shon Parker
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music, Jazz Singers
2015; B.A., Washington State University; M.M, Western Michigan University

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

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

Rachel K. Paulose
Visiting Faculty of Law
2019; B.A., University of Minnesota; J.D., Yale University

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

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

Lucy L. Payne
Associate Professor of Education
1997; B.S., University of Iowa; M.A., California Polytechnic University; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Susana Pérez Castillejo
Assistant Professor of Spanish
2015; B.A., University of Seville, Spain; M.A., University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill); M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

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

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

Michael Porter
Distinguished Service Professor of Marketing
2015; B.S., Bemidji State University; M.B.A., Ed.D., University of St. Thomas

Louis Porter II
Clinical Faculty in English in the Dougherty Family College
2019; B.S., Boston University; M.A., Hamline University; Ed.D.; University of St. Thomas

Sharma Prateek
Assistant Professor of Finance
2019; B.E. University of Pune (India),  M.S. University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), Ph.D. Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge)

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

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

Richard Priore
Distinguished Service Faculty of Management
2019; B.S., Norwich University; M.A. University of Maryland University College; M.H.A., Baylor University; Sc.D., Tulane University

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

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Tinothy J. Radermacher
Clinical Faculty in Accounting
2016; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.B.T., University of Minnesota

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

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

Tanya Rand
Clinical Faculty in Social Work
2015; B.S.W., New Mexico State University; M.S.W., St. Catherine University/University of St. Thomas

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

Brian J. Reagan
Clinical Faculty in Finance
2011; M.B.A., Dartmouth College

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

Manjeet Rege
Associate Professor of Software Engineering
2013; B.S., University of Mumbai; M.S., Eastern Michigan University; Ph.D., Wayne State University

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
Associate 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
Associate 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)

Deborah Rho
Assistant Professor of Economics
2014; B.S. University of Southern California; M.A., Ph.D. Duke University

Jeffrey D. Rinear
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Piano Skills; Piano Ensembles; Studio Instructor in Piano
2001; B.M., University of Minnesota; B.M. Berklee College of Music

Michael J. Robak
Associate Dean, School of Law
2017; A.B., Wabash College; J.D., Indiana University; M.S. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

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

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

Treza Rosado
Clinical Faculty in English
2017; B.A., St. Catherine University; M.A., University of Washington

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

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

Teresa J. Rothausen
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

Eleni Roulis
Professor of Teacher Education
1990; B.A., St. John’s University (New York); M.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

Amber L. Roy
Clinical Faculty of Health and Exercise Science
2019; B.S., M.S., Iowa State University

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

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

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

Starr K. Sage-Johnson
Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance
2015; B.S., M.P.H., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

John J. Sailors
Visiting Professor of Marketing
2019; B.B.A. University of Michigan; Ph.D. Northwestern University

 

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

Hassan Salamy
Associate Professor of Engineering
2015; B.E. Lebanese American University; M.S.E.E, Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Mark W. Salisbury
Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2013; B.S. Oregon College of Education; M.A.T., Western Oregon State College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oregon

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.

Fernando Sánchez
Assistant Professor of English
2016; B.A., Wabash College; M.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., Purdue University

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

Christopher Santiago
Assistant Professor of English
2015; B.A., B.M., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California

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 M. Savage Percic
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
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
2012; B.A., Lewis and Clark College; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Michael S. Scham
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)

Elizabeth R. Schiltz
School of Law; Professor of Law
2001; B.A., Yale University; J.D., Colombia University School of Law

Tyler Schipper
Assistant Professor of Economics
2014; B.A. Central College; Ph.D. University of Oregon

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

Martin Schlag
Professor of Catholic Studies; Alan W. Moss Endowed Chair for Catholic Social Thought
2017; Magister iurus, University of Vienna; Doctor iuris, University of Vienna; Licentiate in Theology, Pontifical University of the Holy Cross; Doctorate in Moral Theology, Pontifical University of the Holy Cross

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

Suzanne Schons
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Piano Skills; Piano Ensembles; Studio Instructor in Piano
2006; B.S., Moorhead State University; M.M., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

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

Richard Schuler
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Physics
2015 B.S., M.Engr.,Texas A&M University; M.S., University of Missouri-St. Louis

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

Josh Schwalbach
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Studio Instructor in Double Bass
2015; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.M., D.M.A, Stony Brook University

Lesley M. Scibora
Associate Professor of Health & Exercise Science
2013; B.S., D.C., Northwestern College of Chiropractic; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

Thomas W. Secord
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2016; B.S.M.E, University of Minnesota; M.S.M.E, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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

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

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

Prateek Sharma
Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance
2019; B.E., University of Pune; M.S., University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

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

Thomas G. Shepard
Associate 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

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)

Jessica A. Siegel
Associate Professor of Psychology
2015; B.A., University of Puget Sound; Ph.D., Oregon Health and Science University

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

Jason D. Skirry
Limited Term Assistant Professor of Ethics and Business Law
2015; B.A., University of Washington; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Mary Slack
Clinical Faculty in Management
2015; B.S., Iowa State University; M.A., Ottawa University; Ed.D., University of St. Thomas

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

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

Eva Solomonson
Clinical Faculty in Social Work
2013; M.S.W., University of Minnesota

Jayne K. Sommers
Assistant Professor in Educational Leadership
2015; B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A, University of Sussex; M.A. University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Andrea Sorensen
Limited Term Assistant Professor of Economics
2019; B.A., Barnard College, Columbia University; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D. Indiana University

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
Associate 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
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

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

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

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

William B. Stevenson
Associate Professor in the School of Divinity
2014; B.A., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., Boston College

Michele D. Stillinger
Clinical Faculty in Geology in the Dougherty Family College
2018; B.Sc., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

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

Joko Sutrisno
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music, Indonesian Gamelan Ensemble
2017; B.A., National Academy of Performing Arts

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

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Junsen Tang
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
2018; B.S., Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade; M.S. Towson University; Ph.D. candidate, University of Waterloo

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

Shelley K. Theisen
Clinical Faculty of the School of Social Work
2019; B.S., Montana State University; M.S.W., University of Southern California

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

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

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

Christopher J. Thompson
Professor in Catholic Studies
1992; B.A., Creighton University; M.A., Saint Louis University; Ph.D., Marquette University

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

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

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

Herb W. Tousley
Distinguished Service Faculty in Finance
2016; B.S., Colorado State University; M.B.A., University of St. Thomas

Jennifer L. Trost
Clinical Faculty in Sociology
2017; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.S., Illinois State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

Artika R. Tyner
Clinical Faculty of Law
2019; B.A., Hamline University; J.D., M.P.P., Ed.D., University of St. Thomas

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

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

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

Chelley M. Vician
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.

Donny Vigil
Associate Professor of Spanish
2013; B.A. Brigham Young University; M.A.,  Ph. D., Purdue University

Robert K. Vischer
Dean, 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

Daniel C. Vogel
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies
2008; B.A., Hamline University; M.A., Bethel University; Ed.S., University of St. Thomas

Christopher A. Volpe
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music, Brass Choir;  Studio Instructor in Trumpet
1996; B.M., Northwestern University

Kimberly J. Vrudny
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 Professor of Professional Psychology
1999; B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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Susanne Wagner
Associate Professor of German
2013; B.A., Albert-Ludwigs University Freiburg i.Br; M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst

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

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

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

Carl M. Warren
Visiting Professor in the School of Law
2016; B.A., St. Olaf College; J.D., University of Minnesota

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

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

Donald H. Weinkauf
Dean, School of Engineering; Professor of Engineering
2008; B.S., Iowa State University; Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin)

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

Travis Welt
Assistant Professor of Engineering
2017; B.S., Seattle University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

John E. Wentz
Associate Professor of Engineering
2009; B.S., Oral Roberts University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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

Jonas Westover
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music – Instructor of Music History
B.A., M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Graduate Center of the City University of New York

Aura Wharton-Beck
Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership
2017; B.A., M.Ed., University of Illinois-Chicago Circle; Ed.S., Ed.D., University of St. Thomas

Joseph White
Clinical Faculty of Accounting
2015; B.S., University of Minnesota; M.B.A., University of Minnesota

Sheneeta W. White
Associate Vice Provost for Student Achievement, Associate 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

Robin Whitebird
Professor of Social Work
2015; B.S., Augsburg College; M.S.W., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

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

Elizabeth L. Wilkinson
Associate 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)

Yohuru R. Williams
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences; Professor of History
2017; B.S., University of Scranton; M.A., University of Scranton; Ph.D., Howard University

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

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

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

Suzanne L. Wisniewski
Associate 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
Associate Professor of Psychology
2009; B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Michael Wood
Assistant Professor of Physics
2016; B.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin (Madison)

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

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

Wendy N. Wyatt
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs; 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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Jayme Yahr
Assistant Professor of Art History
2015; B.A., University of California, Irvine; M.A.m University of California, Davis; Ph.D., University of Washington

Muer Yang
Associate Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management
2011; B.S., M.S., Tsinghua University; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

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

Jeong Ho You
Associate  Professor of Engineering
2016; B.Eng., Chung-Ang University; M.S., University of Texas, Austin; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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
Professor of Art History
2000; B.A., New York University; M.Arch.H., Ph.D., 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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Laura Zebuhr
Associate Professor of English
2015; B.A., Ohio Wesleyan; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Carolyn Zeiner
Assistant Professor of Biology
2018; B.S., Bucknell University; M.S., Cornell University; Ph.D., Harvard University

Huan Zhang
Assistant Professor of Mathematics/Actuarial Science
2017; B.S., Renmin University (China); M.S., University of Iowa

Rev. Kevin J. Zilverberg
Instructor in the School of Divinity
2014; B.A. St. John Vianney College Seminary; S.T.B., M.Div, St. John Vianney Theological Seminary (Colorado), S.S.D., Pontificio Biblical Institute

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

Kari E. Zimmerman
Associate Professor of History
2013; B.A., University of San Francisco; M.A., University of California at Los Angeles; Ph.D., Stanford University

Larry J. Zimmerman
Member of Adjunct Faculty in Music - Studio Instructor in Trombone, Euphonium
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