List of Faculty

The following is accurate through September 1, 2018

Beth Abdella
Associate Professor of Chemistry, 1986-87 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Karen Achberger
Professor of German, 1979-80 –
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Prabal Adhikari
Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics, 2014-15 –
B.A., Grinnell College; Ph.D., University of Maryland – Colllege Park

Alden Adolph
Assistant Professor of Physics, 2017-18 –
B.A., B.E., Ph.D., Dartmouth College

Hiroe Akimoto
Visiting Instructor in Asian Studies, 2009-10 –
B.A., Gakushuin University; M.A., University of Minnesota

Ibtesam Al Atiyat
Associate Professor of Sociology/Anthropology, 2009-10 –
B.A., University of Jordan; M.A., University of Jordan; Ph.D., Freie Universität-Berlin

Richard Allen
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 1975-76 –
B.A., Boston College; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University

Wendy Allen
Professor Emerita of Romance Languages – French; Oscar and Gertrude Boe Overby Distinguished Professor, 1976-77 –
B.A., Connecticut College; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University

Mark Allister
Professor of English and Environmental Studies, 1986-87 –
B.A., California State University -Chico; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington

Sarah Amugongo
Assistant Professor of Biology, 2015-16 –
B.Ed., Kenyatta University; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Steven Amundson
Professor of Music; Robert Scholz Endowed Chair in Music, 1981-82 –
B.A., Luther College; M.M., Northwestern University

Kathryn Ananda-Owens
Professor of Music, 1997-98 –
B.M., B.A., Oberlin Conservatory; M.M., D.M.A., Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University

Francesca Anderegg
Associate Professor of Music, 2012-13 –
B.A., Harvard University; M.M., D.M.A., The Juilliard School

Joshua Anderson
Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science and Environmental Studies, 2011-12 –
B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Kurt Anderson
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Men’s Soccer Coach, 1989-90 –
B.A., Augustana College – Rock Island; M.S., Drake University

Scott Anderson
Associate Professor of Music, 2012-13 –
B.M., Eastman School of Music; M.M., Northwestern University

Diane Angell
Associate Professor of Practice in Biology, 1998-99 –
B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., Brown University

Anton Armstrong
Harry R. and Thora H. Tosdal Professor of Music, 1990-91 –
B.M., St. Olaf College; M.M., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; D.M.A., Michigan State University

Christopher Atzinger
Associate Professor of Music, 2005-06 –
B.M., University of Texas at Austin; M.M., University of Michigan; D.M.A., Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University

Jolene Barjasteh
Professor of Romance Languages – French, 1984-85 –
B.A., M.A., Illinois State University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Gwendolyn Barnes-Karol
Professor of Romance Languages – Spanish, 1988-89 –
B.A., Central College; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Anthony Bateza
Assistant Professor in Religion, 2015-16 –
B.S., Iowa State University; M.Div., Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago; Ph.D., Princeton Seminary

Theresa Bauer
Visiting Instructor in Economics, 2018-19 –
B.A., College of Saint Benedict; M.S., University of California-Davis

John Bazzachini
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Women’s Hockey Coach, 2005-06 –
B.A., St. John’s University

Anthony Becker
Professor of Economics; Husby-Johnson Endowed Chair of Business and Economics, 1987-88 –
B.A., University of Maryland; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Patricia Beckman
Associate Professor of Practice in Religion, 1999-00 – 2000-01, 2006-07 –
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Jo Beld
Vice President for Mission and Professor of Political Science, 1984-85 –
B.A., Bethel College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Jessica Benson
Assistant Professor of Psychology, 2018-19 –
B.A., University of California – Davis; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Linda Berger
Professor of Music, 1997-98 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Adam Berliner
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2009-10 –
B.A., Carleton College; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Thomas Bernardin
Assistant Professor of Economics, 2015-16 –
B.S., New York University Stern School of Business; M.A., Union Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Anne Berry
Adjunct Instructor in Writing, 2011-12 –
B.A., M.A., University of Illinois; M.S., Georgetown University

Douglas Beussman
Professor of Chemistry, 2003-04 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Hui Bi
Visiting Instructor in Asian Studies, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.A., Yantai University – China; M.A., Central-South University – China; M.A., Bowling Green State University

Seth Binder
Assistant Professor of Economics and Environmental Studies, 2013-14 –
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University; M.Sc., London School of Economics and Political Science; Ph.D., Yale University, School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

Brian Bjorklund
Professor of Theater, 1981-82 –
B.A., M.F.A., University of Minnesota

James Bobb
Associate Professor of Music; Elliot M. and Klara Stockdal Johnson Chair in Organ and Church Music, 2012-13 –
B.M., Capital University; M.M., Eastman School of Music

Judy Bond
Visiting Professor of Music, 2018-19 –
B.A. Grinnell College; M.A., Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Cynthia Book
Associate Professor of Exercise Science, 1991-92 –
B.S., Springfield College; M.Ed., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

David Booth
Associate Professor of Religion, 1985-86 –
B.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Brian Borovsky
Associate Professor of Physics, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Hilary Bouxsein
Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics, 2017-18 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Lisa Bowers
Assistant Professor of Biology, 2012-13 –
B.S., University of Wisconsin – Green Bay; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin – Madison

Chassidy Bozeman
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 2018-19 –
B.S., Clark Atlanta University; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Timothy Bradley
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2013-14 –
B.M., St. Olaf College; M.M., Southern Methodist University (Dallas, TX)

Miranda Brandon
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, 2018-19 –
B.F.A., Minneapolis College of Art and Design; M.F.A., University of Minnesota

Anne Breckbill
Adjunct Instructor of Education, 2016-17 –
B.A., Goshen College; M.S.W., University of St. Thomas/St. Catherine University

Cedric Briand
Visiting Assistant Professor of French, 2016-17 –
B.A. University of Burgundy, France; M.A. University of Burgundy, France; M.A. Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University

Paul Briggs
Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, 2016-17 –
B.S.Ed., City College of New York; M.S.Ed., Alfred University; Ph.D., Penn State

Kimberly Briske
Adjunct Instructor in Education, 2016-17 –
B.A., University of Minnesota; M.A., Hamline University; Ed.S., University of St. Thomas

Maggie Broner
Associate Professor of Romance Languages – Spanish, 1997-98 –
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Richard Brown
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 1990-91 –
B.A., Washington State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Nicolette Bucciaglia
Visiting Assistant Professor of English, 2016-17 –
B.A., Ithaca College; M.F.A., Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Sarah Burk
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2014-15 –
B.M., University of Minnesota, Duluth; M.L.S., University of Minnesota

Heather Campbell
Associate Professor of Education, 1995-96 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Ed., University of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Gabriel Campos Zamora
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2018-19 –
B.M., Colburn School

Mary Carlsen
Professor of Social Work and Family Studies, 1989-90 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S.W., University of Washington

David Carter
Professor of Music, 1988-89 –
B.F.A., University of Minnesota; M.M., Indiana University; D.M.A., University of Illinois

Douglas Casson
Professor of Political Science, 2005-06 –
B.A., Colorado College; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

David Castro
Associate Professor of Music, 2008-09 –
B.M., Pacific Union College; M.M., University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of Oregon

Christopher Chapp
Associate Professor of Political Science, 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., University of Wisconsin – Madison; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Karen Cherewatuk
Professor of English, 1986-87 –
B.A., State University of New York at Albany; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

Christopher Chiappari
Associate Professor of Sociology/Anthropology, 1999-00 –
B.S., Santa Clara University; M.S., University of California -Davis; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Grace Cho
Associate Professor of Psychology, 2008-09 –
B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Vivian Choi
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, 2016-17 –
B.A., Pomona College; M.A., University of California-Davis; Ph.D., University of California-Davis

Beth Christensen
Professor, Library, 1977-78 –
B.M., Illinois State University; M.S., University of Illinois; M.A., University of Minnesota

Menevis Cilizoglu
Assistant Professor of Political Science, 2018-19 –
B.A., Sabanci University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Mary Cisar
Professor of Romance Languages – French, 1978-79 –
B.A., Kalamazoo College; M.A., Ph.D., Brown University

Kurt Claussen
Visiting Instructor in Music, 2006-07 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.M., University of Minnesota

Anna Clift
Visiting Instructor in Music, 1995-96 –
B.M., Indiana University; M.M., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Sara Clifton
Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 2018-19 –
B.S. Colorado School of Mines; Ph.D. Northwestern University

Eric Cole
Professor of Biology, 1992-93 –
B.A., Reed College; M.S., University of Washington; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Andrea Conger
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, 2016-17 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., University of Limerick, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance; M.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., Indiana University

Jenna Coughlin
Visiting Assistant Professor, 2018-19 –
B.A. University of Chicago; Ph.D. University of California

Kevin Crisp
Professor of Biology, 2005-06 –
B.A., Haverford College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Kris Cropsey
Instructor in Romance Languages – Spanish, 2001-02 –
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A., University of Minnesota

Arthur Cunningham
Associate Professor of Philosophy, 2008-09 –
B.A.-B.S., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Marc David
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology/Anthropology, 2013-14 –
B.A., St. Joseph Seminary College; M.A., Université Laval; Ph.D., University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

Brett DeFries
Visiting Assistant Professor of English, 2017-18 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.F.A., University of Montana; M.A., University of Iowa

Jeane DeLaney
Associate Professor of History, 1989-90 –
A.B., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University

Irve Dell
Professor of Art and Art History, 1989-90 –
B.A., Williams College; M.F.A., University of Minnesota

James Demas
Associate Professor of Biology and Physics, 2009-10 –
B.A., Columbia University; B.S., University of Maryland; Ph.D., Washington University

Shelly Dickinson
Associate Professor of Psychology, 2003-04 –
B.S., University of South Dakota; M.S; Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University

Jill Dietz
Professor of Mathematics; Grace A. Whittier Endowed Chair in Science, 1996-97 –
B.A., Brandeis University; M.S., Ph.D., Northwestern University

Adam Dittmer
Visiting Instructor in Chemistry, 2014-15 –
B.A., Augustana College; M.S., University of Minnesota

Kosmas Diveris
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2012-13 –
B.S., State University of New York; M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Jennifer Dobbs
Associate Professor of English, 2008-09 –
B.A., Oklahoma State University; M.F.A., University of Pittsburgh; M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California

Kari Dorer
Associate Professor of Norwegian, 1999-00 – 2000-01, 2006-07 –
B.A., Concordia College; M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Bridget Draxler
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Writing, 2014-15 – 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., The University of York; PhD, University of Iowa

Dan Dressen
Professor of Music, King Olav V Chair in Scandinavian-American Studies, 1982-83 –
B.S., Bemidji State University; M.F.A., D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Denis Drolet
Visiting Associate Professor of Chemistry, 2017-18 –
B.A., Augustana College; Ph.D., State University of New York

Todd Edwards
Visiting Assistant Professor of Theater, 2006-07 –
B.A., Jacksonville State University; M.F.A., University of Southern Mississippi

Robert Eisinger
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Scienc, 2016-17 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Julie Elhard
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 1999-00 – 2000-01, 2006-07 –
B.A., Concordia College

Christopher Elias
Visiting Assistant Professor of History, 2017-18 –
B.A., Brown University; M.A., Ohio State University; M.A., Ph.D., Brown University

Jason Engbrecht
Associate Professor of Physics, 2002-03 –
B.S., Trinity University; M.S., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Laura Engel
Visiting Instructor in Philosophy, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.A., Gustavus Aldolphus College; M.A., Binghamton University

Tracey Engleman
Associate Professor of Music, 2001-02 –
B.M., St. Olaf College; M.M., D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Louis Epstein
Assistant Professor of Music, 2014-15 –
A.B., Princeton University; Ph.D., Harvard University

Alison Feldt
Associate Professor of Music, 1989-90 –
B.A., Luther College; M.A., University of Iowa; D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Kelly Figueroa-Ray
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion, 2018-19 –
B.A., University of California-Berkeley; M.Div., Welsey Theological Seminary; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Virginia

Michael Fitzgerald
Professor of History, 1986-87 –
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles

Steven Freedberg
Professor of Biology, 2006-07 –
B.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., Indiana University

Sara Fruehling
Associate Professor of Practice in Biology, 2014-15 – 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., Northwestern University

Michael Fuerstein
Associate Professor of Philosophy, 2010-11 –
B.M., New England Conservatory of Music; B.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., Colulmbia University

Carlos Gallego
Associate Professor of English, 2011-12 –
B.A., University of Arizona; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University

Kristina Garrett
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, 2005-06 –
S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

John Giannini
Associate Professor of Biology, 1988-89 –
B.S., Philadelphia College of the Bible; M.A., Humboldt State University; Ph.D., Utah State University

Michelle Cowin Gibbs
Assistant Professor of Theater, 2016-17 –
B.A., Western Michigan University; M.F.A., University of California

Peter Gittins
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
MChem Hons, Lancaster University, UK; Ph.D., University of Sheffield, UK

Richard Goedde
Associate Professor of Economics, 1988-89 –
B.B.A., M.B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; C.P.A. (inactive)

Anne Gothmann
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies and Physics, 2017-18 –
B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Michael Gottsegen
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion, 2017-18 –
A.B., M.A., M.Ph., Ph.D., Columbia University

Charles Gray
Professor of Music, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.M., Wheaton College; M.M., University of Michigan

Jeanine Grenberg
Professor of Philosophy, 1996-97 –
B.A., Fordham University; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University

William Grodzicki
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 2017-18 –
B.A., Pomona College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Dana Gross
Professor of Psychology, 1988-89 –
B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Anne Groton
Professor of Classics; Marie M. Meyer Distinguished Professor, 1981-82 –
A.B., Wellesley College, M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Allyss Haecker
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music, 2018-19 –
B.M., Converse College; M.M., University of Illinois; D.M.A., University of Iowa

Arthur Haecker
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, 2018-19 –
B.A., Eastman School of Music; M.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Winthrop University; D.M.A, University of Iowa

David Hagedorn
Artist in Residence in Music, 1997-98 –
B.S., University of Minnesota; M.M., New England Conservatory; D.M.A., Eastman School of Music

Steven Hahn
Professor of History, 2000-01 –
B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Emory University

Allison Hall
Adjunct Instructor of Music, 2017-18 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.M., University of New Mexico

Olaf Hall-Holt
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2004-05 –
B.A., Swarthmore College; M.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., Stanford University

Bruce Hanson
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 1982-83 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

James Hanson
Associate Professor of Religion, 1992-93 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Div., Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary

Marit Hanson
Visiting Instructor of Romance Languages – Spanish, 2018-19 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., University of Minnesota

Robert Hanson
Professor of Chemistry; Edolph A. Larson and Truman E. Anderson, Sr. Chair of Chemistry, 1986-87 –
B.S., California Institute of Technology, M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Colin Harris
Tomson Family Assistant Professor of Law and Economics, 2018-19 –
B.S., Florida State University; M.A./Ph.D, George Mason University

Kayla Hatting
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Softball Coach, 2016-17 –
B.A., Luther College

Robert Hauck
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Men’s and Women’s Swim Coach, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., Mankato State University

Emily Hazlett
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychology, 2017-18 –
B.A., Columbia University; M.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Benjamin Heidgerken
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion, 2016-17 –
B.A. St. Olaf College; M.Div. Princeton Theological Seminary; Ph.D. University of Dayton

Kyle Helms
Assistant Professor of Classics, 2018-19 –
B.A. University of Florida; M.A. University of Iowa; M.A., Ph.D. University of Cincinnati

Tammy Hensrud
Visiting Associate Professor of Music, 2017-18 –
B.M., M.A., M.M.; University of North Dakota

Joan Hepburn
Associate Professor of English, 1987-88 –
B.A., New York University; M.A., Ph.D., Brown University

Philip Hey
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2007-08 –
B.A., University of Minnesota

Therees Hibbard
Visiting Associate Professor of Music, 2015-16 –
B.M., Longwood College; M.M., Colorado State University, Fort Collins; D.M.A., University of Oregon School of Music, Eugene

Paul Hill
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2011-12 –
B.M., B.M.E., University of Wisconsin; M.M., University of Minnesota

Martin Hodel
Professor of Music, 1997-98 –
B.A., Goshen College; M.M., University of North Carolina; D.M.A., Eastman School of Music

Ashley Hodgson
Associate Professor of Economics, 2011-12 –
B.A., Washington and Lee University; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Daniel Hofrenning
Professor of Political Science; Martin E. Marty Chair in Religion and the Academy, 1988-89 –
B.A., Concordia College-Moorhead; M.Div., Luther Seminary; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Jennifer Holbein
Instructor in Exercise Science, 2016-17 –
B.S. University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire; M.S. University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse

Meredith Holgerson
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies and Biology, 2018-19 –
B.A., Denison University; M.S., SUNY College; Ph.D., Yale University

Ketty Holt
Visiting Assistant Professor of Nursing, 2017-18 –
B.S., Southern Adventist University; M.A., Bethel University; Ph.D., Univeristy of Northern Colorado

Timothy Howe
Professor of History, 2003-04 –
B.A., California State University-Chico; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Susan Huehn
Associate Professor of Practice in Nursing, 2014-15 – 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.S., St. Olaf College; M.S., Walden University; Ph.D., Capella University

Charles Huff
Professor of Psychology, 1988-89 –
B.S., Georgia Southern College; M.A., College of William & Mary; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Paul Humke
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 1980-81 –
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Courtney Humm
Visiting Instructor in Education, 2014-15 – 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Ed., Harvard University

Abdulai Iddrisu
Associate Professor of History, 2009-10 –
B.A., University of Cape Coast; M.Phil., University of Cape Coast; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Rika Ito
Associate Professor of Asian Studies, 2001-02 –
B.A., Hokusei Gakuen University; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Paul Jackson
Associate Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Studies, 1997-98 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Mathew Janczewski
Adjunct Instructor in Dance, 2018-19
B.F.A., University of Minnesota

Elizabeth Jensen
Assistant Professor of Computer Science, 2018-19 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

David Jessup
Adjunct Instructor in History, 2017-18 –
B.A. Rice University; M.A. University of Alaska

Susan Johnson
Visiting Instructor in Nursing, 2017-18 –
B.A., University of Minnesota; A.S., Ridgewater College; B.S., College of St. Scholastica; M.S., Western Governors University

Anna Johnson Roach
Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, 2014-15 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

PJ Johnston
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion, 2017-18 –
B.A., Drake University; M.T.S., Nashotah House; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Kiara Jorgenson
Assistant Professor of Religion, 2014-15 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Div., Denver Seminary; Ph.D., Luther Seminary

Peder Jothen
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion, 2005-06 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Div., University of Chicago Divinity School; Ph.D., University of Chicago Divinity School

Rebecca Judge
Professor of Economics, 1987-88 –
B.A., Smith College; M.S., University of Minnesota-Duluth; Ph.D., Duke University

Christopher Kachian
Adjunct Professor of Music, 2017-18 –
B.F.A., M.M., D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Eden Kaiser
Adjunct Assistant Professor of English, 2018-19 –
B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Dipannita Kalyani
Associate Professor of Chemistry, 2011-12 –
A.B., M.A., Bryn Mawr College; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Kimberly Kandl
Associate Professor of Biology, 2000-01 –
B.A., Grinnell College; Ph.D., Purdue University

Mark Kelley
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 1991-92 –
B.M.E., University of Nebraska – Lincoln

Rehanna Kheshgi
Assistant Professor of Music, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.A., Goshen College; M.Mus., University of London; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Kathy Kienzle
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.M., The Julliard School; M.M., University of Arizona

April Kim
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, 2017-18 –
B.M., St. Olaf College; M.M., Cleveland Institute of Music; D.M.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City

Garrett Klein
Visiting Instructor in Music, 2018-19 –
BM, St. Olaf College; MM, Arizona State University

Heather Klopchin
Associate Professor of Dance, 1999-00 –
B.S., State University of New York at Geneseo; M.F.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Amy Kolan
Professor of Physics, 1982-83 –
B.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., Duke University

Ben Kopec
Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, 2017-18 –
B.S., Susquehanna University; Ph.D., Dartmouth College

Daniel Kosmoski
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Men’s Basketball Coach, 1994-95 –
B.S., M.Ed., University of Minnesota

Dale Kruse
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, 2013-14 –
B.A., Luther College; M.M., Drake University; D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Karil Kucera
Professor of Art & Art History and Asian Studies, 2002-03 –
B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of Kansas

Mary Beth Kuehn
Associate Professor of Nursing, 1998-99 –
B.S.N., M.S.N. Winona State University; Ed.D., St. Mary’s University

Judy Kutulas
Professor of History; O.C. and Patricia Boldt Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Humanities, 1986-87 –
B.A., University of California-Berkeley; M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles

Anna Kuxhausen
Associate Professor of History, 2005-06 –
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan

DeAne Lagerquist
Professor of Religion; Harold Ditmanson Chair of Religion, 1988-89 –
B.A., California Lutheran College; M.A., Luther Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Chicago Divinity School

Sharon Lane-Getaz
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., Trenton State College; M.A. Hamline University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Brendan LaRocque
Adjunct Assistant Professor of History, 2015-16 –
B.A., M.A. (2), Ph.D., University of Wisconsin – Madison

Amy Larsen
Associate Professor of Practice in Physics, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.S., University of Arizona; M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Diane LeBlanc
Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies and Director of the Writing Program, 2000-01 –
B.A., St. Michael’s College; M.A., University of Wyoming; M.F.A., Hamline University

Jerry Lee
Visiting Instructor in Economics, 2016-17 –
B.S. Minnesota State University – Mankato; M.B.A. University of Phoenix

Nancy Lee
Adjunct Instructor in Education, 2007-08 –
B.A., Luther College

Norman Lee
Assistant Professor of Biology, 2017-18 –
B.S.; Ph. D., University of Toronto

Sooyoung Lee
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, 2018-19 –
B.A. and M.A., Sogang University; Ph.D., University of Colorado-Boulder

Elizabeth Leer
Associate Professor of Education, 2001-02 –
B.A., Concordia College – Moorhead; M.A, Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Julie Legler
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2001-02 –
B.A., M.S., University of Minnesota; Sc.D., Harvard School of Public Health

Laura Listenberger
Associate Professor of Biology and Chemistry, 2009-10 –
B.S., Hope College; Ph.D., Washington University

Jeremy Loebach
Associate Professor of Psychology, 2009-10 –
B.S., Arizona State University; A.M., University of Illinois-Champaign; Ph.D., University of Illinois-Champaign

Anthony Lott
Associate Professor of Political Science and Environmental Studies, 2014-15 – 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A., Portland State University; Ph.D., University of Denver

Dana Maeda
Instructor in Music, 2005-06 –
B.M., St. Olaf College; M.A., St. Mary’s University

Jill Mahr
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 1995-96 –
B.M.E., B.M., University of Minnesota; M.M., Northwestern University

Timothy Mahr
Professor of Music, 1994-95 –
B.M., B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., D.M.A. University of Iowa

Samantha Majhor
Visiting Instructor in English, 2018-19
B.A., University of Minnesota – Duluth; M.A., University of St. Thomas

Paula Mann
Instructor in Dance, 2018-19
B.A., M.A., New York University

Carla Manzoni
Visiting Assistant Professor of Romance Languages – Spanish, 2014-15 –
B.A., Universidad Argentina de la Empresa; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Gordon Marino
Professor of Philosophy, 1995-96 –
B.A., Columbia University, M.A., University of Pennsylvania, Ph.D., University of Chicago

Elodie Marlier
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, 2011-12 –
B.A., Macalester College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Karen Marsalek
Associate Professor of English, 1999-00 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Phil., Oxford University; Ph.D., University of Toronto

Jason Marsh
Associate Professor of Philosophy, 2012-13 –
B.A./B.Ed., University of New Brunswick; M.A./Ph.D., University of Western Ontario

Constance Martin
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2010-11 –
B.A., Whitworth College; M.M., University of Illinois

Ryota Matsuura
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2010-11 –
S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.A.T., Boston University School of Education; Ph.D., Boston University

Joseph Mbele
Associate Professor of English, 1991-92 –
B.A., M.A., University of Dar es Salaam; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Robert McClure
Associate Professor of Practice in Education, 2004-05 –
B.S., Oregon College of Education; M.S., Ed.D., Oklahoma State University

Matthew McDonald
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Baseball Coach, 1990-91 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.P.E., University of Minnesota

James McKeel
Professor of Music, 1986-87 –
B.M.Ed., Westminster College; M.M., University of Minnesota

Steven McKelvey
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 1985-86 –
B.A., Grinnell College; Sc.M., Ph.D., Brown University

Donna McMillan
Associate Professor of Psychology, 1994-95 –
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Kent McWilliams
Professor of Music, 2001-02 –
B.M., M.M., University of Toronto; Artist Diploma, Stuttgart Musikhochschule; D.M., Université de Montréal

Kristina Medina-Vilarino
Associate Professor of Romance Languages-Spanish, 2012-13 –
B.A., Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico; M.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of Illinois

Melissa Mendez
Visiting Assistant Professor of Social Work, 2018-19 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S.W., Washington University

Justin Merritt
Professor of Music, 2004-05 –
B.A., Trinity University; M.M., D.M.A., Indiana University

Emily Mohl
Assistant Professor of Biology and Education, 2013-14 –
B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., Washington University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Linda Mokdad
Associate Professor of English, 2014-15 –
B.A., University of Michigan-Ann Arbor; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Stephanie Montgomery
Assistant Professor of History and Asian Studies, 2018-19 –
B.A., University of Nevada; M.A./Ph.D., University of California – Santa Cruz

Lisa Moore
Assistant Professor of Social Work and Family Studies, 2015-16 –
A.B., Davidson College; M.S.W., Smith College School for Social Work; Ph.D., California Institute of Integral Studies-San Francisco

Anna Mooy
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, 2014-15 –
B.M., M.M., Brigham Young University

Maria delCarmen Moreno-Diaz
Visiting Assistant Professor of Romance Languages, 2017-18 –
B.A., Universidad de Filosofia y Letras, Cordoba (Spain); M.A., University of Cordoba (Spain); Ph.D., University of Virginia

Gary Muir
Associate Professor of Psychology, 2004-05 –
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Otago (New Zealand)

Sian Muir
Entrepreneur in Residence, 2004-05 –
Diploma in Management, Otago Polytechnic; M.B.A., Massey University

Danny Munoz-Hutchinson
Associate Professor of Philosophy, 2010-11 –
B.A., St. Mary’s College of California; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Gregory Muth
Associate Professor of Chemistry, 2002-03 –
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; Ph.D., University of Montana

Sequoia Nagamatsu
Assistant Professor of English, 2016-17 –
B.A., Grinnell College; M.F.A., Southern Illinois University

Jonathan Naito
Associate Professor of English, 2010-11 –
B.A., Reed College; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Leon Narvaez
Professor of Romance Languages – Spanish, 1970-71 –
B.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

David Natvig
Visiting Assistant Professor of Norwegian, 2018-19 –
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Diana Neal
Associate Professor of Nursing, 1996-97 –
B.S.N., St. Olaf College; M.S., University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Navruz Nekbakhtshoev
Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science, 2018-19 –
M.A. Duquesne University; Ph.D. Indiana University

Daniel Nelson
Visiting Associate Professor of Psychology, 2016-17 –
B.S. North Central University; M.A. St. Mary’s University; Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Peter Nelson
Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, 1999-00 – 2000-01, 2006-07 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.F.A., University of Washington, Seattle

Scott Nesbit
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach, 1989-90 –
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; M.S., University of Illinois at Chicago

Elinor Niemisto
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 1985-86 –
B.M., M.M., University of Michigan

David Nitz
Professor of Physics, 1979-80 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., Ph.D., Rice University

Bjorn Nordfjord
Visiting Associate Professor of English, 2014-15 –
B.A., M.A., University of Iceland; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Jonathan O’Conner
Associate Professor of Romance Languages-Spanish, 2011-12 –
B.A., The University of South Carolina; M.A., Winthrop University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Margaret Odell
Professor of Religion, 1994-95 –
B.A., Meredith College; M.A.R., Yale Divinity School; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Tori Okwabi
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music, 2018-19 –
B.M., University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.M., Michigan State University; D.M, Florida State University

Nina Olsen
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music, 1999-00 –
B.M., University of Denver; M.M., University of Michigan; D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Robert Ouren
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Education, 2016-17 –
B.S. Winona State University; M.A. University of Minnesota; Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Paul Ousley
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 1992-93 –
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; M.M., Eastman School of Music

Nancy Paddleford
Professor of Music, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.M., M.M., Indiana University; D.M.A., University of Minnesota

James Palmer
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, 2017-18 –
B.M., M.A., McGill University; Ph.D., University of British Columbia

Juliet Patterson
Visiting Assitant Professor of English, 2013-14 –
B.A., University of North Dakota; M.F.A., Vermont College

Seth Peabody
Visiting Assistant Professor of German, 2017-18 –
B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Anna Pearce
Adjunct Instructor in Russian Language and Area Studies, 2018-19
B.A., M.A., Pushkin Leningrad State University

Bruce Pell
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 2016-17 –
B.S. Oakland University; Ph.D. Arizona State University

Mark Pernecky
Associate Professor of Economics, 1990-91 –
B.A., Northwestern University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Kristen Perron
Adjunct Instructor in Social Work and Family Studies, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.S.W., M.B.A., Augsburg College

Dolores Peters
Associate Professor of History, 1986-87 –
A.B., Wilson College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Jessica Petok
Assistant Professor of Psychology, 2014-15 –
B.A., Skidmore College; M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown University

Beth Pettitt
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology, 2015-16 –
B.A., College of St. Benedict; M.S., University of Central Florida; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Rosemary Pfarr-Baker
Visiting Instructor in Education, 1999-00 – 2000-01, 2006-07 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Ed., North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Christine Pinero
Visiting Instructor in Norwegian, 2007-08 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., New York University

Xun Pomponio
Associate Professor of Economics, 1991-92 –
B.A., Youngstown State University; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University at University Park

Jean Porterfield
Associate Professor of Biology, 2001-02 –
B.S., Duke University; Ph.D., University of Illinois

Marju Purin
Associate Professor of Mathematics, 2012-13 –
B.S., Berry College; M.S./Ph.D., Syracuse University

Joanne Quimby
Assistant Professor of Asian Studies, 2016-17 –
B.A., University of Massachusetts; M.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., Indiana University

Anant Rambachan
Professor of Religion, 1985-1986 –
B.A., University of West Indies; M.A., Ph.D., University of Leeds

Catherine Ramirez
Artist in Residence in Music, 2010-11 –
B.A., Occidental College; M.A., Queens College; M.M., Yale University; D.M.A., Rice

Amanda Randall
Assistant Professor of German, 2015-16 –
B.A., DePaul University; M.A., Rice University; Ph.D., University of Austin at Texas

Steve Reece
Professor of Classics, 1994-95 –
B.A., M.A., University of Hawaii; Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles

Barbara Reed
Professor of Religion and Asian Studies; Oscar and Gertrude Boe Overby Distinguished Professor, 1982-83 –
B.A., Southern Methodist University; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Randolph Reyes
Artist in Residence in Theater, 2016-17 –
Diploma, The Juilliard School

Rebecca Richards
Associate Professor of English, 2011-12 –
B.A., Butler University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona

Matthew Richey
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science; Paul and Mildred Hardy Distinguished Professor of Science, 1986-87 –
B.A., Kenyon College; M.A., Ph.D., Dartmouth College

Jason Ripley
Associate Professor of Religion, 2004-05 –
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.A.T.S., Bethel Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary

Paul Roback
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2003-04 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.S., Iowa State University; Ph.D., Colorado State University

Anthony Roberts
Artist in Residence in Dance, 1995-96 –
B.F.A., University of Utah; M.F.A., Arizona State University

Janice Roberts
Professor of Dance, 1994-95 –
B.F.A., Arizona State University; M.F.A., University of Utah

William Roberts
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry, 2007-08 –
B.A., University of Minnesota-Morris; M.S., University of Minnesota-Duluth; Ph.D., Dartmouth College

Marc Robinson
Professor of Russian Language and Area Studies, 1991-92 –
B.A., Purdue University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Catherine Rodland
Artist in Residence in Music, 2000-01 –
B.M., St. Olaf College; M.M., D.M.A., Eastman School of Music

Matthew Rohn
Associate Professor of Art and Art History and Environmental Studies, 1994-95 –
B.A., George Washington University, M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Anthony Rudd
Associate Professor of Philosophy, 2001-02 –
B.A., Cambridge University; M.Phil, St. Andrews University.; M. Litt., Oxford University.; Ph.D., Bristol University

Margarita Safariants
Assistant Professor of Russian, 2017-18 –
B.A., University of Washington; M.Phil., Yale University; Ph.D., Yale University

Rodrigo Sanchez-Gonzalez
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, 2015-16 –
B.S., Universidad Autonoma de Queretaro; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Edmund Santurri
Professor of Religion and Philosophy, 1980-81 –
B.A., M.A., University of Virginia; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

John Saurer
Professor of Art and Art History, 1995-96 –
B.A., Hope College; M.F.A., Colorado State University

David Schalliol
Assistant Professor of Sociology/Anthropology, 2015-16 –
B.A., Kenyon College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Jamie Schillinger
Associate Professor of Religion, 2003-04 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Litt., University of St. Andrews; A.M., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Bryan Schmidt
Visiting Instructor in Theater, 2018-19 –
B.A., Miami University; M.A., Florida State University

Douglas Scholz-Carlson
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Theater, 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.F.A., University of Washington

Miriam Scholz-Carlson
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 1997-98 –
B.M., St. Olaf College

Douglas Schuurman
Professor of Religion, 1986-87 –
B.A., Calvin College; M.Div., Calvin Seminary; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Kaethe Schwehn
Associate Professor of Practice in English, 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.F.A., University of Montana; M.F.A., Iowa Writers’ Workshop

Jeffrey Schwinefus
Professor of Chemistry, 2002-03 –
B.S., University of Wisconsin- LaCrosse; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Dana Scopatz
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Religion, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
A.A., Inver Hills Community College; B.L.S., Iowa State University; M.Div., United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities; Ph.D., Luther Theological Seminary

Jennifer Shaiman
Adjunct Assistant Professor of English, 2018-19
B.A., Evergreen State College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Oregon

Kathleen Shea
Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies, Curator of Natural Lands, 1985-86 –
B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., Washington University; Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

Ryan Sheppard
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology/Anthropology, 2005-06 –
B.S., University of Minnesota; M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern California

Hsiang-Lin Shih
Assistant Professor of Asian Studies, 2013-14 –
B.A., National Dong Hwa University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle

Ray Shows
Visiting Instructor in Music, 2000-01 –
B.M., Florida State University; M.M., Boston University

Mark Skeba
Adjunct Instructor in Economics, 2014-15 – 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.B.A., Northwestern University, Evanston

Susan Smalling
Associate Professor of Social Work and Family Studies, 2012-13 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A. University of Minnesota-Duluth; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve

William Sonnega
Associate Professor of Theater, 1993-94 –
B.A., Colorado College; M.F.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Bridget Spooner
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Exercise Science, Head Athletic Trainer, 2017-18 –
B.S. Springfield College; M.S., D.A.T., A.T. Still University

Ariel Strichartz
Associate Professor of Romance Languages – Spanish, 2002-03 –
B.A., Rice University; M.A., University of New Mexico; Ph.D., University of Kansas

David Stromme
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Women’s Basketball Coach, 2007-08 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; B.A.S., M.E., Univesity of Minnesota-Duluth

Corliss Swain
Professor of Philosophy; Kennth Bjork Distinguished Professor, 1987-88 –
B.A., University of North Dakota; M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University of Chicago

Charles Taliaferro
Professor of Philosophy, 1985-86 –
B.A., Goddard College; M.A., University of Rhode Island; M.T.S., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., Brown University

Jason Tanksley
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2018-19 –
B.M., Wayne State University; M.M., Cleveland Institute of Music

Judith Tegtmeyer
Instructor in Exercise Science, Director of Campus Recreation, 1994-95 –
B.A., Denison University; M.S., Indiana University

Katherine Tegtmeyer Pak
Associate Professor of Political Science and Asian Studies, 2003-04 –
B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Kristina Thalhammer
Professor of Political Science, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.A., College of St. Catherine; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Nancy Thompson
Professor of Art and Art History, 2000-01 –
B.A., Southern Methodist University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University at Bloomington

Mary Titus
Professor of English, 1989-90 –
B.A., Skidmore College; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Christopher Tradowsky
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, 2009-10 –
B.F.A., Macalester College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles

Mary Trull
Professor of English, 2003-04 –
B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Molly Tun
Visiting Assistant Professor of Romance Languages – Spanish, 2015-16 –
B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Charles Umbanhowar
Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies, 1991-92 –
B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Carlo Veltri
Associate Professor of Psychology, 2012-13 –
B.A., Luther College; M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., Kent State University

Maria Vendetti
Assistant Professor of Romance Languages-French, 2014-15 –
B.A., M.A., University of Auckland; Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Anne von Bibra
Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance, 1987-88 –
B.A., Louisiana State University; M.A., University of California-Los Angeles

Mary Walczak
Professor of Chemistry; Edolph A. Larson and Truman E. Anderson, Sr. Chair of Chemistry, 1992-93 –
B.A., College of St. Thomas; Ph.D., Iowa State University

David Walmsley
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 2017-18 –
B.A., Saint John’s University; M.S., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Anne Walter
Professor of Biology, 1994-95 –
A.B., Grinnell College; M.S., University of British Columbia, Vancouver; Ph.D., Duke University

Gregory Walter
Professor of Religion, 2004-05 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Div., Luther Seminary; Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary

Bruce Wambheim
Visiting Instructor in Economics, 2009-10 – 2010-11, 2015-16 –
B.A., Bemidji State University

Sean Ward
Visiting Assistant Professor of English, 2016-17 –
B.A. University of Montana, Davidson; M.A. University of Toronto; Ph.D. Duke University

Jill Watson
Assistant Professor of Education, 2016-17 –
B.A., University of South Dakota; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Michon Weeks
Associate Professor of Practice in Art and Art History, 2012-13 –
B.A., Iowa State University; M.F.A., University of Minnesota

Jasper Weinburd
Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics, 2018-19 –
B.A., Bard College; M.Sc., University of Minnesota

Elizabeth Weis
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2013-14 –
B.A., Macalester College; M.A., University of Minnesota

KrisAnne Weiss
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music, 2017-18 –
B.A./B.M., Lawrence University; M.M., D.M.A., University of Minnesota

Colin Wells
Professor of English, 1995-96 –
B.A., Boston College; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Peter Whitman
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2018-19
B.S., M.M., University of North Texas

Karen Wilkerson
Visiting Instructor in Music, 2007-08 –
B.A., California State University at Northridge; M.M., Westminster Choir College

Arneshia Williams
Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance, 2017-18 –
B.F.A., Howard University; M.F.A., University of Colorado Boulder

Wilfred Williams
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, 2018-19 –
B.M., University of Delaware; M.M., Indiana University; D.M.A., University of Colorado-Boulder

Thomas Williamson
Associate Professor of Sociology/Anthropology, 2001-02 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Charles Wilson
Professor of Religion, 1972-73 – 1976-77, 1981-82 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.Div., Harvard Divinity School; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Karen Wilson
Professor of Theater; Patrick J. Quade Endowed Chair in Theater, 1979-80, 1981-82 –
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Herbert Winslow
Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2001-02 –
B.M., Curtis Institute

Larry Witherell
Adjunct Professor of History, 2016-17 –
B.A., University of Northern Colorado; J.D. University of Baltimore School of Law; M.A., Ph.D., Unversity of Minnesota

Paul Wojick
Associate Professor of Economics, 1988-89 –
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado

Tesfa Wondemagegnehu
Visiting Instructor in Music, 2018-19 –
B.M., University of Memphis; M.M., Florida State University

Ka Wong
Associate Professor of Asian Studies, 2012-13 –
B.A., Baruch College; M.A., Chulalongkorn Univeristy; M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawai’i

Matthew Wright
Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2015-16 –
B.A., Messiah College; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Olivia Yoshioka-Maxwell
Visiting Assistant Professor of Romance Languages, 2017-18 –
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California – Berkeley

Ying Zhou
Assistant Professor of Asian Studies, 2014-15 –
B.A., Beijing Language and Culture University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawai’i at Mānoa

Kathryn Ziegler-Graham
Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2014-15 – 2015-16, 2017-18 –
B.A., College of Wooster; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Paul Zorn
Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 1981-82 –
A.B., Washington University (St. Louis); M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington (Seattle)