Current New Faculty

New St. Olaf Faculty, Fall Semester 2016-17

 irinaavkhimovich

 

Irina Avkhimovich  (Russn 111, Beginning Russian I; Russn 232, Intermediate Russian II; Russn 251, Conversation & Composition; Russn 254, Russian Culture & Civilization; Russn 372, The Russian Press)

 

 

maritbarkve

 

 

Marit Barkve, Instructor in Norwegian  (Norw 111, Beginning Norwegian I; Norw 231, Intermediate Norwegian I)

 

Hui Bi, Instructor in Asian Studies  (Chin 231, Intermediate Chinese I; Chin 302, Advanced Chinese II)
peterblanchard

 

Peter Blanchard, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, & Computer Science  (Math 120, Calculus I; Math 220, Elementary Linear Algebra)

 

 

Cedric Briand, Visiting Assistant Professor of Romance Languages  (Fren 231, Intermediate French I)

paulbriggs

 

Paul Briggs, Assistant Professor of Art & Art History  (Art 207, Ceramics; Art 234, Intermediate Ceramics; Art 240, Topics: Artmaking as Spiritual Practice; Art 343, Senior Studies in Studio Art)

 

 

Kim Briske, Instructor in Education  (Educ 291, Standards and Technology)

colebucciaglia

 

Cole Bucciaglia, Visiting Assistant Professor of English  (Writ 111, First-Year Writing; Interim English course)

 

 

stevencampbell

 

Steven Campbell, Instructor in Music  (MusPF, Tuba)

 

 

lauracesarcoeglin

 

Laura Cesarco Eglin, Visiting Assistant Professor of Romance Languages  (Span 112, Beginning Spanish II; Span 231, Intermediate Spanish I)

 

 

vivianchoi

 

Vivian Choi, Assistant Professor of Sociology & Anthropology  (SoAn 128, Introduction to Cultural Anthropology; SoAn 262, Global Interdependence; SoAn 296, Topics: Disasters; Interim SoAn course on South Asia)

 

 

timcollins

 

Tim Collins, Instructor in Political Science  (PSci 111, American Politics)

 

 

andreaconger

 

Andrea Conger, Dance  (Dance 100, Introduction to Dance; Dance 106, Ballroom I; Dance 109, International Dance I; Dance 290, Topics: Dance and Gender)

 

 

BarryCostanzi.5-150x150

 

Barry Costanzi, Instructor in Physics  (Phys 124/L, Principles of Physics I/Lab; Phys 125/L, Principles of Physics II/Lab Phys 130, Analytical Physics I; Phys 246, Electronics; Phys 360, Engineering Design Practicum)

 

 

deb-czarneski

 

Deb Czarneski, Visiting Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, & Computer Science  (Math 117, Gateways to Mathematics; Math 120, Calculus I; Math 126, Calculus II)

 

 

Beth Dow, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art & Art History  (Art 104, Foundation New Media; Art 205, Photography)

Bridget Draxler, Writing and Speaking Specialist, Academic Support Center  (Writ 110, Skills in Composition)

roberteisinger

 

Bob Eisinger, Instructor in Mathematics, Statistics, & Computer Science  (Stat 110, Principles of Statistics; Stat 212, Statistics for Science; Stat 214, Honors Stats for Science)

 

 

lauraengel

 

Laura Engel, Instructor in Philosophy  (Phil 252, Ethics & the Good Life; Phil 254, Law, Politics & Morality)

 

 

vinayakelangovan

 

Vinayak Elangovan  (CSci 121, Principles of Computer Science; CSci 125, Computer Science for Science and Mathematics; CSci 251, Software Design; CSci 252/L, Software Design/Lab; CSci, Topics in Computer Science)

 

 

vladimirfleurimond

 

Vladimir Fleurimond, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics  (Econ 121, Principles of Economics; Econ 200, Topics in Economics Analysis; Econ 262, Microeconomic Theory)

 

 

Michelle Gibbs, Assistant Professor of Theater  (Theat 115, Acting for Non-Majors; Theat 180, Text and Performance; Theat 230, Intermediate Acting; Theat 233, Theater Practicum: Acting, Directing, Dramaturgy; Theat 379, Topics: Religion & Spirituality in early 20thC American Theater)

Paul Greenberg, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychology  (Psych 238, Biopsychology)

Stephanie Harstad, Instructor in Chemistry  (Chem 123/L, General Chemistry/Lab; Chem 253/L, Synthesis Lab I)

Ben Heidgerken, Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion  (Rel 121, Bible in Culture & Community; Rel 230, Theology of Creation)

Jennifer Holbein, Instructor of Exercise Science  (ESTh 374, Biomechanics)

kiarajorgenson

 

Kiara Jorgenson, Instructor in Religion  (Rel 121, Bible in Culture & Community; Interim religion course)

 

 

jerrylee

 

Jerry Lee  (Mgmt 237, Managerial/Cost Accounting)

 

 

lindquistanna

 

Anna Lindquist, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies  (EnvSt 123, Geophysics; EnvSt 245, Global Climate Change)

 

 

elodiemarlier

 

Elodie Marlier, Assistant Professor of Chemisty  (Chem 125, Structural Chemistry & Equilibrium; Chem 254/L, Synthesis Lab II)

 

 

sequoianagamatsu

 

Sequoia Nagamatsu, Assistant Professor of English  (Engl 293, Intermediate Fiction Writing; Engl 372, Advanced Fiction Writing; Writ 111, First-Year Writing; Interim English course)

 

 

dannelson

 

Dan Nelson, Visiting Associate Professor of Psychology  (Psych 125, Principles of Psychology; Psych 247, Psychopathology)

 

 

bobouren

 

Bob Ouren, Instructor in Music and Education  (Educ 359, Teaching of Instrumental Music)

 

 

brucepell

 

Bruce Pell, Instructor in Mathematics, Statistics, & Computer Science  (Math 120, Calculus I; Math 126, Calculus II; Math 226, Multivariable Calculus; Math 236, Mathematics of Biology)

 

 

kevinpotts

 

Kevin Potts, Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology  (Bio 123, Human Biology; Bio 247, Animal Physiology; Bio 386, Animal Behavior)

 

 

Joanne Quimby, Assistant Professor of Asian Studies  (Asian 210, AsianCon1: Mapping Journeys; Asian 235, Modern Japanese Literature in Translation; Japan 111, Beginning Japanese I; Japan 232, Intermediate Japanese II)

Randy Reyes, Artist in Residence in Theater  (Theat 232, Beginning Stage Direction)

nathanshields

 

Nathan Shields, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music  (Music 112, Theory & Aural Skills I)

 

 

briannathomas

 

Brianna Thomas, Instructor in Physics  (Phys 124, Principles of Physics I; Phys 125/L, Principles of Physics II/Lab)

 

 

Ben Van Overmeire, Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion  (AS/RE 289, Buddhism, Peace & Justice; Rel 121, Bible in Culture & Community)

Nate Van Yperen, Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion  (Rel 121, Bible in Culture & Community)

mattwanken

 

Matt Wanken, Instructor in Music  (Mus 112, Theory & Aural Skills I)

 

 

seanward

 

Sean Ward, Visiting Assistant Professor of English  (Engl 229, 20thC British & Irish Literature; Engl 253, Authors in English; Writ 111, First-Year Writing)

 

 

Jill Watson, Assistant Professor of Education  (Educ 246, English Language Learners; Educ 330, Principles of Education, K-12; Educ 347, Teaching ESL K-12; Educ 348, Assessment of ESL K-12)

susannewint

 

Suzanne Wint, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music  (Mus 345, Topics: Music and Race; Mus 345, Topics: Music and African Christianities; Interim music course)