Faculty Credentials

Faculty

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z

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Carrie Alajoki - MSN, RN
Asst Prof/Crd Post-Bac, NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing


Raniah Aldekhyyel
Asst Professor, HIIM: Masters- Health Informatics

Ziya Altug - DPT, PT, MS
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT

Sabah Alwan - PhD
Professor, MGT: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Leadership
PhD in Leadership and Organizational Behaver

Bret Amundson - DMA
Assoc Professor/Dean, SAL: Music


Cheryl Anderson - PT, PhD, MBA, GCS
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT

Elizabeth Anderson
Asst Professor, TRS: Theology & Religious Studies

Laurie Anderson
Instructor, PSY: Psychology


David Anstett
Asst Professor, MGT: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Lead Ext/Online

Luis Arriaga
Instructor/Dir of Anatomy Labs: Biology

Laurel Ash - DNP, CNP, RN
Associate Prof, Grad Nsg: DNP


B

Steven Backus
Instr, ENG/Writing Cntr Dir: English

Shelly Barlass
Asst Professor, NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Kathleen Bartels
Adjunct Faculty-CIS GEO, SBT: C I S

John Bauman - MA
Asst Professor, EDU: Education


Aileen Beard - PhD
Professor/Dean, SSC: SSC Admin
PhD Organic Chemistry, University of Utah BS Chemistry, Marquette University.

Amy Bergstrom - EdD
Assc Prof/MEd Prg Dir/Itrm CDO: Masters of Ed-ONLINE

Justin Berry - PT, DPT, PhD
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT

Larry Birnbaum - Ph.D.
Professor/Chair, EXP: Exercise Physiology

Laurie Bisila - MSN, RN, PHN
Asst Prof, Post Bac Nursing: Postbaccalaureate Nursing


Anita Bissinger
Adjunct/Ovld SWK Ext Studies: Social Work Extended Studies

Pamela Bjorklund - PhD, APRN, PMHNP-BC, CNS-BC
Professor, NSG: DNP


Jocelyn Bollins
Adjunct Faculty, PA Studies: Physician Assistant Studies

Alexandra Borstad - PhD, PT, NCS
Assoc Prof, Physical Therapy: Physical Therapy


John Borstad - PhD, PT
Professor & Chair, PT: Physical Therapy

Carl Bot - PT, DPT, OCS
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT

Helen Boursier
UG AdjOvld/ADEP(Duluth): Theology & Religious Studies

Danika Brinda - PhD, RHIA, CHPS, HCISPP
Assoc Professor, HIIM: H I M


Sarah Brokke Erickson - MFA
Asst Prof/Dir, Art: Art
Assistant Professor Director of the Art Program

Cynthia Brown - DNP, RN, PHN, RDN
Assoc Prof/UG RN/BS Coord, NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

Heather Brown
Asst Professor, CHM: Chemistry

Michael Buck - PhD Music Education, MN K-12 Instrumental Music License
Associate Professor, Music: Music
PhD Music Education and minor in Wind Band Conducting from The University of Southern Mississippi

Nathaniel Bushek
Asst Professor, Mathematics: Mathematics

Teresita Bushey - MA
Asst Professor, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing


LeAnn Butler
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Paula Byrne - DNP, PHN, RN
Assistant Professor, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

C

Christine Cabelka
Assistant Professor, PTH: Physical Therapy

Jody Cadotte - MSN, RN, WHNP-BC, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Asst. Prof, Trad Nursing: Dept of RN to BS Nursing
MSN, RN, WHNP-BC University of South Alabama, Master of Science in Nursing, 2011 Auburn University Montgomery, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 2006 Park University, Bachelor of Science in Social Psychology, 2004

William Campbell - Ph D
Professor/Chair, TRS: Theology & Religious Studies

MaryAlice Carlson - M.A.
Instructor, PSY: Psychology

Nathan Carroll - PhD
Assoc Professor, CTA: Communication, Theater and Art


Elyse Carter-Vosen - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor, GCL: Global Cultural & Language Studies

Robert Cherry - PhD
Adjunct/Ovld, Summer Session: Psychology

Pamela Cole
Adjunct/Ovld, PTH: Physical Therapy

Richard Coleman - MSW, LGSW
Asst Prof/Site Coord, SWK, TC: Social Work Extended Studies

Steven Cope - ScD, OT/L
Professor, OTH: Occupational Therapy


Richard Courtney
UG AdjOvld/ADEP(Duluth): Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Lead Ext/Online

Clydie Coward-Murrell
Adjunct/Overload, RNBA NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

James Crane - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor, ENG: English

Jeremy Craycraft - DMA
Associate Professor/Chair, MUS: Music

D

John Dargan - M.A.
Asst Professor, EXP: Exercise Physiology

Emily Davis - MS, APRN, CNM
Asst Prof, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

Audrey Devine-Eller - PhD
Asst Prof,Psychology/Sociology: Sociology

Gina Diaz - DNP, RN, ANP, GNP
Assoc Prof/Int Crd Trad UG,NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing


Sharon Dickey - DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CNP
Assistant Professor, NSG: DNP


Beth Donahue - M.A., R.N.
Asst Prof/Int Crd Trad UG, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing
Master of Arts - Clinical Nurse Specialist, Adult Nursing

Cynthia Donner
Asst Prof/Site Crd FDLTCC, SWK: Social Work

Ashley Dressel - PhD
Asst. Prof, Philosophy: Philosophy


Jill Dupont - Ph.D.
Assoc Prof/Chair,Hist/Politics: History

Kelly Durick Eder - Ph.D.
Asst Prof, Human Anat, SHS/SSC: Biology
B.A. St. Olaf College Ph.D. University of North Dakota School of Medicine

David Dykshoorn
Adjunct Faculty-CIS GEO, SBT: C I S

E

Patricia Earley - DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
Asst Prof/Grad FNP Coord, NSG: DNP

Pamela Ebel - MSN, RN
Asst Professor, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing


Kelly Erickson - PhD, OTR/L
Assoc Professor/Chair, OTH: Occupational Therapy
doctor of philosophy in psychology master of arts in occupational therapy licensed occupational therapist with Minnesota Department of Health credentialed Occupational Therapist Registered (OTR)

Doreene Etongue-Mayer
Asst Prof/Chair, UG Educ Pgrms: GTL


F

Nancy Falk - PhD, MBA, RN
Assoc Professor, NSG: DNP


Maima Fant - MSW
Asst. Prof./Soc Work Field Crd: Social Work Extended Studies

Brenda Fischer
Assoc Professor/Dean, SOE: SOE Admin

Rebecca Flynn
UG AdjOvld/ADEP(Duluth): Extended Studies-St. Paul

Kimberly Franzen
Adjunct/Ovld, SBT UG/Online: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Lead Ext/Online

Pamela Freeman - PhD
Asst Prof,BIO/Assoc Dir,Honors: Biology


G

Nancy Gabres - MS, OTR/L
Asst Professor, OTH: Occupational Therapy

Shawn Garvey - MS, PA-C
Asst Prof/Dir Curr Develop, PA: Physician Assistant Studies
Master of Science, Physician Assistant-Certified

Mary Gdula - MSN, FNP-C
Asst. Prof/ANEW Project Mgr: DNP


Erin Geary
Adjunct/Ovld SWK Ext Studies: Social Work

Lynn Gevik
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

Thomas Gibbons - PhD
Professor, CIS: C I S


Staci Gilpin
Asst Prof, Special Education: Special Education

Candace Ginsberg - MAN, PNP, FNP, PHN, RN, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Asst Professor, NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

Kristopher Glesener - MS
Asst Professor, CIS: C I S
MS, Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin

Melissa Goodson - PhD, MBA
Asst Professor, MGT: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Leadership

Joseph Gradecki
Adjunct Faculty/Masters HIIM: Health Info. Mgmt.-Masters Prog.

Ryan Grenberg
EXP Asst Professor: Exercise Physiology

Matthew Grimes
Asst Prof/Cl Liaison, Vet Grnt: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Constance Gunderson - PhD, MSW, LISW
Assoc Professor, SWK: MSW- Masters in SWK

Kristy Gunderson
Assistant Professor, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

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Lori Happel-Jarratt - MBA CMA PHR
Adjunct/Ovld, SBT UG/Online: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Lead Ext/Online

Krista Harju - MSW, MEd, LICSW
Asst Professor, SWK: Social Work

Robert Hartl
Assoc Professor, MGT: MBA Leadership and Change

Angela Hauger - Ph.D., L.P.
Prof/Gerontology Pgm Dir, PSY: Psychology
Doctor of Philosophy, Licensed Psychologist

Erica Henkel - MAcc, CPA
Asst Professor-Finance/Econ: ACC, Finance, ECON

Gerald Henkel-Johnson - PsyD, LP
Assoc Professor, PSY: Psychology
M.A. Educational Psychology, UMD. Psy.D. Counseling Psychology, University of St. Thomas

Robert Hensley - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor, PSY: Psychology

Rena Herheim - MSN, RN
Asst Professor, Post-Bac NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing


Jesse Hinrichs
Assoc Prof/St Cloud GTL Dir: GTL

William Hodapp - PhD
Professor, ENG: English

Laura Hoelter
Librarian, Catalog Systems: Library

Ilsa Hoeschen
Lecturer, CTA: Communication, Theater and Art

Robert Hoffman
Asst Professor, MGT: ACC, Finance, ECON

Kristiana Holmes
Asst Prof/Co-Chair & Dir, NSG: SON Admin

Jessica Hoy
Asst. Professor, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

Karianne Hultman
Assistant Professor, NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

I

Ryan Ihrke
Inst/Facil Sustainability: SSC Admin

J

Carolyn Jahr - MS, PA-C
Asst Prof, PA Studies: Physician Assistant Studies
Masters of Science, Physician Assistant-Certified

Lisa Jaurigue
Adjunct/Overload, RNBA NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

Amy Johnson
Asst Prof,Mktg, Mgmt, Org Bhvr: MBA Leadership and Change

Bret Johnson - PhD
Assoc Prof/Chair, CHM/Phy Sci: Chemistry


Chris Johnson
Adjunct Faculty,SBT Mgmt Onlin: MBA Rural Healthcare

Heidi Johnson - MLIS, MA
Librarian, First Yr/Info Liter: Library

Jennifer Johnson
Assistant Professor, NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Michele Johnson - OTD, OTR/L
OTH Assistant Professor: Occupational Therapy
Post-Professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy

Sherry Johnson - DNP,APRN,CNP,CNS,
Asst Prof, Grad Nursing: DNP
Certificate in Travel Health Medicine by the International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM)

Stephanie Johnson - PhD
Assoc Prof, ENG/Dir, Honors: English

K

Margarette Kading
Adjunct Faculty, PA Studies: Physician Assistant Studies

Margaret Kalina
Adjunct/Overload, RNBA NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

Lynn Kalnbach - PhD
Associate Professor, MGT: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Leadership

Julie Kantarik - MS, RN, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Asst Professor, NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing


Lisa Kappes - PhD
Asst. Professor, EXP: Exercise Physiology


Donna Karch - PhD, PMP
Adjunct/Ovld, Project Mgt: Project Management

Rebecca Kastanek
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad NSG: DNP

Christopher Kemnitz - PhD, MSN, RN
Assoc Prof/Co-Chair Grad Nsg: SON Admin


Amanda Kerola
Adjunct, Post Bac NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

Katie Kerr - MA, RHIA
Asst Professor, HIIM: H I M

C. Neal Keye - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor, HIS: History

Paul Khoury
Asst Professor, MGT: ACC, Finance, ECON

Jane Killough - PT, DPT, MS, GCS, CEEAA
Asst Professor, PTH: Physical Therapy


Donna Kirk - M.Ed.
Instructor, MTH: Mathematics


Jeffrey Kittelson - PT, ScD, OCS, COMT
Asst Professor, PTH: Physical Therapy


Lesley Kleveter
Adjunct/Ovld, SBT UG/Online: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Lead Ext/Online

Julie Knuths - DNP, RN
Asst Prof/Int Chair, UG Nsg: SON Admin

Srinivas Kolli
Adjunct Faculty-CIS GEO, SBT: CIS Online

Luke Konrath
Adjunct Faculty-CIS GEO, SBT: C I S

Anne Kruchten
Assessment Dir/Assoc Prof BIO: Biology

Louisa Krueger - MA, RN, PHN, CNP
Asst Prof, Nursing: Dept of RN to BS Nursing


Kim Kruger - MD, MBA, FAAFP
Assoc Prof/Chair-PA Studies: Physician Assistant Studies


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David LaBore
Asst Prof, PA Studies: Physician Assistant Studies

Paul LaJeunesse
Asst Prof, Art/Gen Educ Dir: Art

Beth LaVigne - MEd
Asst Professor, EDU: Education

Kent Lacy - EdD, PMP
Adjunct/Ovld, Project Mgt: Project Management

Bonnie Lafromboise
Asst. Professor, NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Kimberly Lakhan - DHSc, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Asst Prof, PA Studies: Physician Assistant Studies
DHSc (A.T. Still University), MPAS (University of Nebraska Medical Center), PA-C (Augsburg University), DFAAPA (Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants)

Jane Larson
Adjunct/Ovld, Masters SWK: MSW- Masters in SWK

Mary Larson - DNP, APRN, FNP-C
Assistant Professor, Grad Nsg: Postbaccalaureate Nursing


Robert Larson - PhD
Asst. Professor, CTA: Communication, Theater and Art
Doctor of Philosophy - Communication and Media Studies Master of Arts - Practical Theology/Biblical Counseling Bachelor of Science - Communicating Arts - Mass Media

Madonna LeBlanc - MA, RHIA, FAHIMA
Asst Professor, HIM: H I M


Lora Lepisto Brown
Adjunct Faculty, Special Ed: GTL

Allison Lesmann
Adjunct/Overload, RNBA NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

Hong-Ming Liang - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor, HIS: History


Dalerie Lieberz - PT, DPT, PhD
Asst. Prof PTH: Physical Therapy
Director of Clinical Education

Lupe Linares
Assistant Professor, ENG: English

Lori Lindgren - MSN, RN, PHN, FNP-BC, HTCP
Asst Professor, NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Jill Long
Asst Prof/Crd Elem Ed Cmpl Pgm: Elementary Degree Completion (2+2)

Bruce Loppnow - PhD, MSH
Assoc Prof/Dean, SHS: SHS Admin

Chery Lucarelli - PhD
Professor/Chair, Grad Pgms ED: GTL


David Lucia
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad MGT: MBA Leadership and Change

Sarah Ludwig - DMA
Assistant Professor, SAL: Music


Jennifer Lund
Asst. Professor/Librarian: Library

Denise Lundstrom
Adjunct, Post Bac NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

M

Jennifer Maki - PhD
Professor, CHM: Chemistry


Drew Mannetter - Ph.D.
Asst Prof/Dir, Sustain Studies: Philosophy

David Marc - PhD, CHDA
Asst Prof/Chair/Dir,Hlth Infor: Masters- Health Informatics


Mary Ann Marchel - PhD, MSW, LGSW, IMH IV
Assoc. Professor, SWK: MSW- Masters in SWK

Tiziano Marovino
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT

Barbara Mason
Adjunct, Post Bac NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

SueAnne Mattson - MA, RN
Asst Professor, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

Christine McConnell - DC, OTR/L
Asst Professor, OTH: Occupational Therapy
Doctor of Chiropractic, Occupational Therapist

Susan McCoy
Adjunct/Overload, RNBA NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

Sara McCumber - DNP,APRN, CNP, CNS, AGPCNP-BC, FNP-BC, GNP-BC, AHCNS-BC
Assoc Prof/Crd AGPCNP Pgm, NSG: DNP


Kevin McGrew - MA, MEd
Asst Prof/Director, LIB: Library

Valarie McLain
Adjunct Faculty-CIS GEO, SBT: CIS Online

Kenneth Mcrae - DNP, MSN, RN-BC, PHN, AGPCNP-BC, NP-C, APRN, CNP
Asst Professor, NSG: DNP
AGPCNP-BC, NP-C

Stephanie Meyer
Adjunct/Overload, RNBA NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

Annette Miller
Associate Prof, EDU: GTL

Peter Miller
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad MGT: MBA Leadership and Change

Carin Mizera - DSW, LICSW
Asst Prof, Social Work: MSW- Masters in SWK


Kathy Modin - MA
Asst Professor/Chair, MGT: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Leadership


Zarah Moeggenberg
Asst. Professor, ENG: English

Samantha Mohn-Johnsen - PT, DPT, EdD, OCS, PCS
Asst Professor, PTH: Physical Therapy


Kim Moncel - MEd, LAT, ATC
Instructor, Athletic Training: Athletic Training

Tracy Mongan - MSW, LICSW
Asst Prof/Site Crd SWK (Brnd): Social Work Extended Studies

Aileen Moore - MSW, LGSW, LMSW
Asst Prof, SWK, AZ: Social Work Extended Studies

Thomas Morgan
Assoc Prof, GCL/Dir, Peace&Jus: Global Cultural & Language Studies

Thomas Motl
Asst Professor, PSY: Psychology

Wendy Mrdutt - MSN, RN
Asst Professor, NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Amy Murzyn - Ed.D.
Asst Prof, EDU: Special Education

N

Nicholas Navarro
Visiting Asst Professor, SWK: Social Work

Jon Nelson
Professor, PTH: Physical Therapy

Rao Nemani - PhD
Adjunct Faculty/Masters HIIM: CIS Online

Todd Neuharth - MA, LAT, ATC, CPH
Asst Prof, Athletic Training: Athletic Training


Tiffany Nielsen-Winkelman
Assoc Professor, EDU: SOE Admin

Jennifer Niemi - M.Ed
Instructor/Native Studies Dir: SAL Admin
Masters of Education

Nicole Nowak-Saenz - Ph.D.
Asst Prof,Psychology/Sociology: Psychology


O

Pamela Oachs - MA, RHIA, CHDA, FAHIMA
Asst Prof/Dir UG HIIM Program: Health Info. Mgmt.-Masters Prog.

Jacob Oestreich - MD
Asst Prof/Dir Clinical Educ,PA: Physician Assistant Studies

Jena Ogston - PhD, PT
Professor, PTH: Physical Therapy


Ryan Olmscheid
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT

Brandon Olson - PhD, PMP
Assoc Prof/CIS Dept Chair: C I S

Victoria Olson - M.S.
Instructor, BIO: Biology

Brittany Ortler
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Steven Ostovich - Ph.D.
Professor/Chair, PHL: Philosophy

Tammy Ostrander - PhD
Assoc Dean-Spc Proj/Chair, CTA: SAL Admin

Kirstina Ostrowski
Adjunct/Ovld SWK Ext Studies: Social Work Extended Studies

P

Pablo Palafox - PhD
Asst Professor, CHM: Chemistry

Rachel Payne
Asst Professor, EDU: Education

Matthew Pearcy
UG AdjOvld/ADEP(Duluth): Extended Studies-Duluth

Toni Pearson
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad MGT: MBA Leadership and Change

Maria Pelleschi
Adjunct/Overload, RNBA NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

Valery Petermeier
Adjunct, Post Bac NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

Lynn Peters
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad NSG: DNP

Karen Petersen - Ph.D.
Assoc Prof/Chair PSY/SOC: Psychology


Brooke Pettinelli - MSN, APRN, CNP, FNP-BC, GNP-BC
Asst Prof, Grad Nursing: DNP


Martin Pflug - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor/Chair, GCL: Global Cultural & Language Studies

Jennifer Pilon
Asst Prof/Chair ACC, FIN, ECON: ACC, Finance, ECON

Frank Plachecki
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad MGT: MBA Leadership and Change

Randall Poole - Ph.D.
Prof, HIS/Dir Hlth & Humanties: History


Leah Prussia - MSW, LICSW, SEP
Asst Prof, Social Work: MSW- Masters in SWK
Master of Social Work, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, Somatic Experience Practitioner

Q

Luther Qson - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor/Chair, MTH: Mathematics

Kevin Quarmby - PhD
Assistant Professor, ENG: English
PhD English (Shakespeare and Early Modern Drama) King's College London, MA Shakespearean Studies (Merit) King's College London, BA Hons (1st Class) Humanities with History Open University

R

Regina Rainelli - OTD, OTR/L
Asst Prof, OTH: Occupational Therapy

Robert Randall - EdD
Assistant Professor, SBT: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Leadership

Lynne Raschke - PhD
Assoc Professor, PSC: Physical Science
PhD, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California - Santa Cruz

Jessica Reale
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT

Thomas Reis - msw, ms, acsw, lisw
Adjunct/Ovld SWK Ext Studies: Social Work Extended Studies


Kari Rengo - DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Asst Professor, NSG: DNP


Amos Restad
Instructor, Trad Nursing: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing


Richard Revoir - Ed.D., M.B.A.
Dean/Assoc Prof SBT: SBT Admin

Sherese Richards - MD, MBA
Assistant Professor, Biology: Biology

Shelly Richardson - DSW, LICSW
Asst Prof/Chair SWK/UG Prg Dir: Social Work

Matthew Ridenour - EdD
Asst Professor, EDU: Education


Krysta Riel Maas - MS
Instructor, Chemistry: Chemistry
Masters of Science Education

Michelle Robertson - MSW, LGSW
Asst Prof/Dir UG Field Pgm,SWK: Social Work

Jennifer Rosato - MA
Asst Prof/Director NCCSE: Center for CS Education

Karen Rosenflanz - Ph.D.
Assoc Prof,GCL/Crd Russian Exc: Global Cultural & Language Studies

Judi Roux - EdD
Visiting Asst Professor, EDU: Education

Marcia Runnberg-Valadez - EdD, MSW, LICSW
Asst Prof/AZ Site Coord SWK: Social Work Extended Studies

Julie Rustad
Librarian, Distance Ed.: Library

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Sheryl Sandahl - DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CPNP-PC, MPH, MSN
Assoc Prof and Dean, NSG: SON Admin

Ryan Sandefer - PhD
AssocProf/AVP-Academic Affairs: H I M


Jill Sauld
Assistant Professor, NSG: SBT Admin

Kimberly Scearcy
Adjunct/Ovld SWK Ext Studies: Social Work Extended Studies

Amber Schlater - Ph.D.
Asst Prof,BIO/Dir,Pre-Med Pgm: Biology
PhD, Colorado State University, Biology/Zoology MS, Colorado State University, Biology/Zoology BS, University of Pittsburgh, Biology, Chemistry

Elisa Schmitz - DNP, APRN, CPNP
Asst Professor, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing

Debra Schroeder - Ph.D.
Professor, PSY: Psychology

Kathrine Schroeder
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad CIS: C I S

David Schuettler - Ph.D.
Asst Professor, GCL: Global Cultural & Language Studies

Penny Schwarze - Ph.D.
Professor, MUS: Music

Scott Seagroves - MS
Instructor, Physical Sciences: Physical Science
MS, astrophysics, UC Santa Cruz

William Simpson
Adjunct/Ovld, Grad NSG: DNP

Shanna Skallet - MS, PMP
Asst Prof-Project Mgmt: Project Management

Melissa Skoff
Asst. Professor, NSG: DNP

Edward Smith
Asst Professor, CTA: Communication, Theater and Art

Kathryn Smith
Asst Prof , Grad NSG: DNP

Michele Sneed - MSW,LGSW
Asst Prof, SWK, Austin: Social Work Extended Studies

Brad Snelling - MA, MLS
Librarian,Periodicals/Coll Dev: Library


Lynda Spangler - MS, DPT
Asst Professor, PTH: Physical Therapy

Daniel Stam
Assistant Professor, PT: Physical Therapy

Denise Starkey - PhD
Assoc Professor,TRS: Theology & Religious Studies
Constructive Theology

Lisa Starr
Asst Professor, Nursing: DNP

David Stewart - PhD
Visiting Asst Prof/Chair, TRS: Theology & Religious Studies

Hsin-Mei Sun - PhD
Asst Professor, PSY: Psychology

Nicholas Susi - DMA
Assistant Professor, MUS: Music


David Swenson - PhD LP
Professor, MGT: MBA Rural Healthcare
PhD Psychology, MA Management, MEd Educational Media & Technology, MA School Counseling, Diplomate in Forensic Psychology, Licensed Psychologist

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Melanie Talaga - PhD
Instructor, Chemistry: Chemistry

Craig Tedder - DPT, MBA, MTC, FAAOMPT
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT
Doctor of Physical Therapy Master of Business Administration Manual Therapy Certification Fellow of American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists

Kara Thoemke - Ph.D.
Assoc Prof/Chair, BIO: Biology

JoAnn Tingum - MSN, RN
Asst Prof/Interim Sim Dir, NSG: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing


Bethany Tollefson - DNP, RN
Asst Professor, Post Bac Nsg: Postbaccalaureate Nursing
Doctor of Nursing Practice, Registered Nurse

Nicole Tombers
Asst Professor, PTH: Physical Therapy

Mary Josephine Torborg - O.S.B., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, TRS: Theology & Religious Studies


Kathleen Trujillo
Asst Professor, SWK, AZ: Social Work Extended Studies

Timothy Trygstad - PhD
Assoc Professor, CHM: Chemistry
PhD, Chemistry, University of Minnesota

Evan Tyler
Asst Professor, PSC: Physical Science

U

Carlisa Underwood
Adjunct/Overload, RNBA NSG: Dept of RN to BS Nursing

V

Kevin Vaughan
Asst.Prof/Catholic Studies Dir: Theology & Religious Studies

Merry Vaughan - PhD
Assoc Professor CTA: Communication, Theater and Art

Victor Vaughan - DPT, MS, OCS
Adjunct/Ovld, DPT: Transitional Doctor of PT

Zachary Via
Asst. Professor, CHM: Chemistry

Ryan Vine - MFA
Assoc Professor/Chair, ENG: English


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Douglas Walton - PhD
Assoc Professor, BIO: Biology

Janelle Wapola - MA, RHIA
Asst Professor, HIM: H I M


Michelle Warfel - MOT, OTR/L
Asst Professor, OTH: Occupational Therapy
Assistant Professor Academic Fieldwork Coordinator

Christopher Warner - MA
Adjunct/Ovld, SBT UG/Online: Bus. MGT, MKT, Org. Lead Ext/Online

Joseph Warpeha - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor, EXP: Exercise Physiology


Molly Watkins
Assistant Professor, PT: Physical Therapy

Amy Watters - EdD, RHIA, FAHIMA
Assoc Prof/Dir Grad HIIM Pgrm: Health Info. Mgmt.-Masters Prog.


Jane Wattrus - M.S.
Instructor, BIO: Biology


Daniel Westholm - Ph.D.
Assoc Professor, BIO: Biology

Gregory White - MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Asst Prof, Vet Grant Program: Traditional Undergraduate Nursing


Todd White - MLIS
Librarian, Ref/Digital Resrcs: Library

James Willis
UG AdjOvld/ADEP(Duluth): Theology & Religious Studies

Neil Witikko
Dir, Cntr-Teaching & Learning: Center for Teaching Excellence

Kari Wolf-Odland - DAT, LAT, AT
Assistant Professor, ATH: Athletic Training

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Suzanne Yunis - PhD
Assoc Professor, ENG: English

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Kaya Zelazny
Asst Professor, Biology: Biology

Colin Zestcott
Asst Professor, PSY: Psychology

Nikolay Zhelev
Adjunct, Post Bac NSG: Postbaccalaureate Nursing

Faculty Emeriti



Sister Agnes Alich, Ph.D.
Professor: Chemistry and Physical Sciences

Dennis Anderson, Ph.D.
Professor: History

Sister Marguerite Baxter, M.A.
Associate Professor: Clinical Laboratory Science

Rondell Berkeland, Ed.D.
Associate Professor & Dean: School of Health Sciences

Dorothea Diver, Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Languages and International Studies

Shirley Eichenwald-Maki, MBA
Assistant Professor: Health Informatics & Information Management

Sister Agnes Fleck, M.A.
Instructor: English

Thomas Gaetz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Education

Shelley Gruskin, B.Mus
Artist in Residence: Music

Meridel Kahl, M.Ed.
Assistant Professor: Education

Marie Kelsey, Ph.D.
Professor: Education

George Killough, Ph.D.
Professor: English

Barbara King, M.S.W.
Assistant Professor: History

Diane Kessler, Ph.D.
Professor: Languages and International Studies

Po-Lin Kosuth, M.F.A.
Associate Professor: Art

Mary Jane Kumsha, M.A.
Associate Professor: Library Science

Kathy La Tour, M.A.
Assistant Professor: Health Informatics & Information Management

Sister Johnetta Maher, M.Ed.
Associate Professor: Family & Consumer Sciences

Carleen Maynard, Ph.D.
Associatie Professor: Nursing

Marianne Connelly, M.A.
Assistant Professor: Music

Sister Katherine McLaughlin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor: Theology & Religious Studies

Chandra Mehrotra, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor: Theology & Religious Studies

Albert Nephew, Ph.D.
Professor: Philosophy

Catherine McPherson, Ph.D.
Professor: Religious Studies

Betty Preus, Ed.D.
Associate Professor: Education

Sister Agatha Riehl, Ph.D.
Professor: Chemistry

Sister Beverly Raway, Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Nursing

Michael Robinson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Physical Sciences

John Schifsky, Ph.D.
Professor: English

Sister Donna Schroeder, Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Biology

Paul Stein, Ph.D.
Professor: Chemistry

Mary Tanner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Nursing

Cecelia Taylor, Ph.D.
Professor: Nursing

Winnifred Winkelman, Ph.D.
Professor: History

Denise Wise, Ph.D.
Associate Professor: Physical Therapy

Martha Witrak, Ph.D.
Professor & Dean: School of Nursing

Vicki Zeman, M.A.
Assistant Professor: Health Informatics & Information Management