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Faculty

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Erick Agrimson, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Physics
B.S., Augsburg College; M.S., University of Iowa

Mary Alkire, Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., Northern Michigan University; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ed.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Erica Alley, Assistant Professor of American Sign Language and Interpreting
M.A., Gallaudet University; Ph.D., Gallaudet University

Christina Anderson, Assistant Professor of Doctor of Physical Therapy
B.A., St Olaf College; MPT, St. Catherine University, St. Paul; DPT, St. Catherine University, St. Paul

John Anderson, Assistant Professor of Theology
Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago

Rebecca Anderson, Assistant Professor of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
MHS, Univ Indianapolis

B

Katherine Barrett, Associate Professor of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
B.S., Creighton University; B.A., Creighton University; OTD, Creighton University

James Beldon, Associate Professor of American Sign Language and Interpreting
B.A., Gallaudet University; M.A., McDaniel College

Janet Benz, Assistant Professor of Interprofessional Education
B.S., Viterbo University; M.A., Augsburg College; DNP, Augsburg College

Alexandra Bergmann, Assistant Professor of International Languages and Literature
M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Laurel Bidwell, Assistant Professor of Social Work
Ph.D., Columbia Univ Columbia College

Betty Biernat, Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.S., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Mark Blegen, Associate Professor of Nutrition and Exercise Science
B.S., St Olaf College; M.S., St Cloud State University; Ph.D., Kent State University

John Boatright, Associate Professor of Respiratory Care
A.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Alan Bode, Associate Professor of Radiography
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., University of St Thomas, MN

Susan Bosher, Professor of English
B.A., Beloit College; M.A., Columbia University School of Continuing Education; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Mary Ann Brenden, Associate Professor of Social Work
B.S., Cornell University; MSW, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Christine Brockway, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.S., St Catherine University

Monica Brown, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Maryville University St Louis; B.S., Maryville College TN; M.S., Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; M.A., Southrn Illinois Univ Carbndle

Paul Buttenhoff, Assistant Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.S., University of Wyoming; MZS, Auburn University

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Colleen Carpenter, Associate Professor of Theology
B.A., Harvard University; M.A., University of Wisconsin - Madison; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Jane Carroll, Professor of History, Geography and Political Science
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Joanne Cavallaro, Professor of English
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., San Francisco State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Rafael Cervantes, Associate Professor of Communications
B.A., Trinity University; M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Carol Chase, Associate Professor of Art and Art History
B.A., University of Wisconsin - River Falls; MFA, California College of the Arts

Geraldine Chavis, Professor of English
B.A., Cuny City College NY; M.A., University of St Thomas, MN; M.A., Syracuse University; Ph.D., Syracuse University

Deborah Churchill, Associate Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
A.A.S., St Mary's Junior College, Minneapolis; B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Suzanne Clarke, Associate Professor of Nursing
B.A., Macalester College; B.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato; MPH, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Holly Clynch, Associate Professor of Physical Therapist Assistant
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; DPT, St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Hella Cohen, Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Lebanon Valley College; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of North Texas

Renee Colsch, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.S., Ridgewater College; BSN, Excelsior College; MSN, Excelsior College

Diane Compo Milow, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Utah; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; DNP, St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Francine Conley, Associate Professor of French
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., University of Wisconsin - Madison; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison

Robert Connor, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
Ph.D., Univ Pennsylvania Coll Gen Std

Patricia Connors, Professor of Music
B.A., St Mary's College, Indiana; MMU, Indiana University Bloomington; DMA, University of Iowa

Elizabeth Cunniff, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., Creighton University; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

D

David Dahlberg, Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.S., University of Minnesota, Duluth; MBA, Minnesota State University, Mankato

Todd Deutsch, Associate Professor of Art and Art History
B.F.A., Minneapolis College of Art and Design; MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan

Sharon Doherty, Professor of Women's Studies
B.A., University of Minnesota Morris; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Cynthia Dols Finn, Associate Professor of Nursing
B.A., College of St. Scholastica; M.S., University of Phoenix; M.A., University of Phoenix

Jennifer Downs, Associate Professor of History
B.A., Colorado State University, Fort Collins; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

John Dwyer, Professor of Chemistry
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

E

Louise Edwards-Simpson, Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Vicki Eggum, Instructor of Physical Therapist Assistant
B.S., Augustana College, Illinois

F

Debra Filer, Professor of Nursing
A.A., Northland Community and Technical College; B.S., Bemidji State University; M.S., University of North Dakota Grand Forks; Ph.D., University of North Dakota Grand Forks

Patricia Finch Guthrie, Assistant Professor of Interprofessional Education
BSN, University of Iowa; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Diane Fittipaldi, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
Ed.D., University of St Thomas, MN

Pamela Fletcher, Associate Professor of English
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Paula Furey, Assistant Professor of Biology
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

G

Kelly Gage, Assistant Professor of Apparel, Merchandising and Design
B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., University of St Thomas, MN; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Paula Gajewski-Mickelson, Assistant Professor of American Sign Language and Interpreting
B.A., Metropolitan State University; M.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Stephanie Gemuenden, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.S., Anoka-Ramsey Community College; M.S., Walden University

Lynne Gildensoph, Professor of Biology
B.A., Rutgers University; M.S., Rutgers University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Springfield

Linda Glass, Assistant Professor of Nursing
BSN, University of Minnesota Twin Cities; MPH, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Mangan Golden, Faculty Assistant of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.S., Montana State University, Bozeman; M.A., Calif St Univ Chico

Arlene Goter, Professor of Music
B.A., Indiana University Bloomington; MMU, Indiana University Bloomington; DMA, Indiana University Bloomington

Angie Grabau, Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy Assistant
B.S., University of Wisconsin - La Crosse; M.S., University of Oklahoma

Kellie Groon, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
MBA, University of South Dakota Vermillion

Robert Grunst, Professor of English
B.A., Western Michigan University; MFA, University of Iowa; M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Joshua Guggenheimer, Assistant Professor of Nutrition and Exercise Science
B.S., University of Idaho; M.S., University of Idaho; Ph.D., University of Idaho

Yasemin Gunpinar, Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., Marmara Univ; M.A.Ed., Marmara Univ; Ph.D., University of Florida

Karen Guth, Assistant Professor of Theology
B.A., Furman University; M.A., University of Glasgow; M.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

H

Kim Ha, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Susan Hageness, Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., St Olaf College; M.A., St Mary's University, Minnesota; DNP, Rush University

Scott Haglund, Assistant Professor of Radiography
A.A., Normandale Community College; B.S., South Dakota State University; M.A.Ed., Argosy University Twin Cities

Amy Hamlin, Associate Professor of Art and Art History
B.A., Vassar College; M.A., Williams College; Ph.D., New York University

Curtis Hammond, Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Oklahoma; M.S., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Heidi Hammond, Assistant Professor of Master of Library and Information Science
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Dorothea Hansmeyer, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.A.S., Central Lakes College; B.A., St Cloud State University; B.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; MAN, St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Joshua Haringa, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies
B.F.A., New York University; MFA, University of Iowa; J.D., University of Richmond

Leah Harris, Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy Assistant
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison; M.S., Mount Mary College

Larry Haskin, Instructor of Radiography
A.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Susan Hawthorne, Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Mary Hearst, Associate Professor of Public Health
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; MPH, University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Mary Hedenstrom, Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Amy Heinz, Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy Assistant
B.A., University of St Thomas, MN; M.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Nancy Heitzeg, Professor of Sociology
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Dreux Hempe, Instructor of Radiography
A.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; B.A., Metropolitan State University

Mary Henderson, Professor of Business Administration
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; MBA, University of St Thomas, MN; Ph.D., University of St Thomas, MN; Ed.D., University of St Thomas, MN

Gay Herzberg, Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Cuny Brooklyn College; M.A., Buffalo State, State University of New York; Ph.D., Buffalo State, State University of New York

Amy Hilden, Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Candalee Hill, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; MAOL, St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Marsha Holey, Associate Professor of Health Information Management and Coding
B.A., College of St. Scholastica; M.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Stacy Husebo, Instructor of Social Work
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; MSW, University of St Thomas, MN

J

Elaine James, Assistant Professor of Theology
B.A., Gordon College MA; M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary; Th.M, Princeton Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary

Daron Janzen, Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Jill Jepson, Professor of English
B.A., San Jose State University; MFA, Vermont Technical College; M.A., University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Aanna Johannes, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Jeffrey Johnson, Associate Professor of Philosophy
A.A., Monterey Peninsula College; B.A., Humboldt State University; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Jolene Johnson Armstrong, Assistant Professor of Physics
B.S., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Brian Jonart, Assistant Professor of Physical Therapist Assistant
MPT, Mayo School of Health Sciences

Alexandra Jones, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.S., University of California, Berkeley

Annalisa Jordan, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.A., St John's University; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Margaree Jordan-Amberg, Assistant Professor of Nursing
BSN, Coe College; MSN, Walden University

K

Suzanne Kaback, Associate Professor of Education
B.A., Hobart/William Smith College; M.A.Ed., Boston University; Ed.D., University of Maine, Orono

Megan Kalina, Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.A., St John's University; MBA, University of St Thomas, MN

Kathleen Keller, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.A.S., Century College; B.S., Bethel University; M.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Catherine Kelly, Assistant Professor of Education
B.A., Luther College; M.A.Ed., St Mary's University, Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Damon Klaphake, Instructor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S., University of St Joseph, Connecticut

Gena Kline, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.A., Rochester Community and Technical College; BSN, Oregon Health and Science Univ; M.A., St Catherine University; M.S., Minnesota State Univ Moorhead

Cecilia Konchar Farr, Professor of English
B.A., Slippery Rock University, Pennsylvania; M.A., Brigham Young University, Utah; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Caroline Krafft, Assistant Professor of Economics
M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

L

Paul LaMere, Associate Professor of Respiratory Care
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point; M.S., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Gertrude Landgren, Associate Professor of Apparel, Merchandising and Design
B.S., St Catharine College; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Vicky Larson PBVM Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., South Dakota State University; M.S., South Dakota State University

Jessie Lenarz, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Physics
B.S., Buena Vista University; M.S., Iowa State University; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Victoria Lieske, Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

David Luedtke, Associate Professor of Nutrition and Exercise Science
B.A., Hamline University; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Robin Lukes, Associate Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.A., College of St Teresa; J.D., University of Iowa

Barbara Lutmer, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.A.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; B.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.S., University of Phoenix

Teresa Lyons-Hegdahl, Assistant Professor of Theater
B.A., South Dakota State University; MFA, University of Wisconsin - Madison

M

Deborah Madanayake, Assistant Professor of Doctor of Physical Therapy
B.S., College of St. Scholastica; J.D., William Mitchell College of Law

Patricia Magnus, Assistant Professor of Physical Therapist Assistant
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; MBA, University of St Thomas, MN

Indrani Maitra, Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.S., University of Calcutta, India; M.S., University of Calcutta, India; Ph.D., University of Calcutta, India

Gina Mancini-Samuelson, Professor of Chemistry
B.A., University of St Thomas, MN; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Susan Martinson, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison; M.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Meghan Mason, Assistant Professor of Public Health
MPH, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Margret McCue-Enser, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies
B.A., St John's University; M.A., University of Iowa; M.A., Colorado State University, Fort Collins; Ph.D., University of Iowa

Tami McDonald, Assistant Professor of Biology
B.A., Grinnell College; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., Duke University

William McDonough, Associate Professor of Theology
B.A., St John's University; STD, Alphonsian Academy, Lateran University

Jennifer McDougal, Assistant Professor of English
MFA, Hamline University

Rose McPartland, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Phoenix; M.S., University of Phoenix

Christina Meyer-Jax, Assistant Professor of Nutrition and Exercise Science
M.S., Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Anaya Mitra, Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S., University of Florida; MPH, University of Florida; Ph.D., University of Florida

Patricia Montalbano, Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Creighton University; M.A., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Julie Mumm, Assistant Professor of Public Health
B.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato; MBA, University of St Thomas, MN

Leso Munala, Assistant Professor Master of Public Health
Ph.D., Univ Mass Amherst

Marcella Myers, Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison; M.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison

N

Patricia Nanoff, Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; D.Min., United Theological Seminary

Robert Naughton, Assistant Professor of Sonography
M.S., Mississippi State University

Rachel Neiwert, Assistant Professor of History, Geography and Political Science
B.A., George Fox University; M.A., Georgia State University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Julie Nelsen, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; MBA, Arizona State University

Cynthia Nelson, Assistant Professor of Nursing
M.S., University of Virginia

Susan Nelson, Associate Professor of Physical Therapist Assistant
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Cynthia Norton, Professor of Biology
B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., University of Iowa

O

Andrea Olson, Professor of Psychology
B.A., Luther College; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Kurt Olson, Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Wheaton College IL; M.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Patricia Olson, Associate Professor of Art and Art History
B.A., Macalester College; MFA, Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Jean Omodt, Associate Professor of Biology
B.A., Concordia College Moorhead MN; B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.S., Washington State University; DPT, St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Deborah Organ, Professional Faculty of Theology
B.A., University of Wisconsin - Madison; M.A., Harvard University; MSW, University of St Thomas, MN

Elizabeth Otto, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies
B.A., Bradley University; M.A., Northern Illinois University

P

Maria Pabon Gautier, Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.S., Univ Puerto Rico Rio Piedras; M.A., Minnesota State University, Mankato; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Cami Paulson, Professional Faculty of Nutrition and Exercise Science
B.A., Drake University; M.A.Ed., Wichita State University

VaLinda Pearson, Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Iowa; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Garry Pech, Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore CO; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Kristine Pelatt, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Physics
B.S., Gonzaga University; M.A., Washington University; Ph.D., University of Oregon

John Pellegrini, Professor of Biology
B.A., Vassar College; Ph.D., Buffalo State, State University of New York

Jamie Peterson, Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Winona State University; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Martha Phillips, Professor of Biology
B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Lucas Pingel, Assistant Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.A., University of Northern Iowa; M.A., University of Northern Iowa; MFA, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Keri Pinna, Assistant Professor of Psychology
M.A., Kent State University; Ph.D., Kent State University

Q

Joanne Quarfoth, Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Dawn Quigley, Assistant Professor of Education
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A.Ed., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

R

Sarah Rand, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
B.A., Hamline University; MBA, University of St Thomas, MN; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Shelley Rayborn, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; MSN, Metropolitan State University

Merry Richards, Assistant Professor of Radiography
A.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Sara Rippie, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S., St Catherine University

Teresa Ripple, Assistant Professor of Montessori
Certificate, St. Catherine University, St. Paul; B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Sonja Rivers, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., Augsburg College; M.A., Augsburg College

Craig Roger, Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.S., Nicholls State University; MBA, Nicholls State University

Joseph Roith, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Physics
M.S., North Dakota State University Fargo; Ph.D., North Dakota State University Fargo

Christopher Ross, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Physics
B.S., Rutgers University; M.S., Ohio State University Columbus; Ph.D., Ohio State University Columbus

Lisa Rovick, Assistant Professor Of Orthoptics
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., Nova Southeastern Univ

Monica Rudquist, Assistant Professor of Art and Art History

Andrew Rummel, Assistant Professor of Education
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

S

Kristin Schneider, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
B.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; MBA, University of St Thomas, MN

Jessica Scholl, Faculty Assistant of Doctor of Physical Therapy/Physical Therapist Assistant
A.A.S., Anoka Technical College; B.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Jaclyn Schuldt, Instructor of Phlebotomy
B.S., St Catherine University; B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Arturo Sesma Jr. Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Debra Sheats, Assistant Professor of Nutrition and Exercise Science
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; MPH, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Deep Shikha, Professor of Economics
B.A., University of Delhi; M.A., Delhi School of Economics; Ph.D., Lousiana State University Baton Rouge

Aaron Shukla, Associate Professor of Ophthalmic Technician
A.A.S., Portland Community College; B.S., Lucknow University, India; M.A., Princeton University; M.S., Lucknow University, India; Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnical Institute

Elizabeth Siebert, Assistant Professor of American Sign Language and Interpreting
B.A., Gallaudet University; M.A., Gallaudet University

Laurie Sieve, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.A., Rochester Community and Technical College; B.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato; B.A., Hamline University; M.A., Minnesota State University, Mankato

Onkar Singh, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.A.S., Excelsior College; B.S., Excelsior College; M.S., Excelsior College

Vincent Skemp, Associate Professor of Theology
B.A., St John's University; M.A., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., Catholic University of America

Kaye Smith, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Physics
M.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., Stanford University

Mary Smith, Professor of Political Science
B.A., Lindenwood University; M.A., St Louis University, Missouri; Ph.D., St Louis University, Missouri

Hilda Soko, Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.S., St Catherine University, Minneapolis; B.S., Metropolitan State University; M.S., St Catherine University, Minneapolis

Jayne Sparks, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.A., Minnesota State University, Mankato; M.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Sarah Steele, Instructor of Nursing
B.A., St Olaf College

Vera Stephenson, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College; M.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Pamyla Stiehl, Assistant Professor of Theater
M.A., University of Colorado Boulder; Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder

Catherine Sullivan, Associate Professor of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
B.A., School of Social and Teaching Studies; M.A., Tufts University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Karen Sund, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; MPH, University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Lynda Szymanski, Professor of Psychology
B.A., Connecticut College; M.A., West Virginia University Morgantown; Ph.D., West Virginia University Morgantown

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Mary Thomas, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
MBA, Metropolitan State University; Ed.D., St Mary's University, Minnesota

Maria Tice, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.S., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

James Tift, Assistant Professor of Interprofessional Education
B.A., St John's University; M.A., Univ South Florida

Kristie Tigges, Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., Simpson College, Iowa; M.A., University of Iowa

Susan Trelstad, Assistant Professor of Sonography
B.S., Univ St Francis IL; M.A.Ed., Argosy University Twin Cities

Kathleen Tweeten, Professor of Biology
B.S., North Dakota State University Fargo; Ph.D., Kansas State University Salina

Maria Tzintzarova, Assistant Professor of Political Science
A.A., Mount San Antonio College ; B.A., Whittier College; M.A., Claremont Mckenna College; Ph.D., Claremont Mckenna College

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Carolyn Valo, Assistant Professor of Health Information Specialist
M.S., Cardinal Stritch University

Lori VanBeusekom, Assistant Professor of Respiratory Care
A.A.S., St Catherine University, Minneapolis; B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul

Pa Vang, Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Wisconsin - Madison; MSW, University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

William Vanstralen, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., Medical College of Wisconsin; M.S., Regis University

Cuc Vu, Assistant Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.A., St. Catherine University, St. Paul; M.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

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Susan Welch, Assistant Professor of English
B.A., University of Iowa; MFA, Stanford University

Jill Welter, Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Oregon; Ph.D., Arizona State University

Emily West, Associate Professor of History, Geography and Political Science
B.A., Kalamazoo College; M.A., University of Texas Austin; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Kristine West, Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Jennie Whitehouse, Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., Macalester College; MAN, University of Minnesota Twin Cities; M.S., Baylor University

Tammi Wiesner, Instructor of Sonography
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; B.A., University of Wisconsin - Madison

Hui Wilcox, Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., Beijing Foreign Studies University; M.A., Beijing Foreign Studies University; M.A., University of Minnesota Twin Cities; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Daniel Williams, Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Univ Maryland College Park

Anne Williams-Wengerd, Instructor of Psychology
M.A., Bethel University

Holly Willis, Assistant Professor of Nutrition and Exercise Science
B.S., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Rachel Wilson-Stucke, Instructor of Occupational Therapy Assistant
B.S., University of North Dakota Grand Forks; M.A., St Mary's University, Minnesota

Justin Wilwerding, Assistant Professor of Interior Design
B.A., University of St Thomas, MN; M.A., University of St Thomas, MN

Amy Wix, Professional Faculty of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

James Wollack, Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.A., St John's University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Twin Cities

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Natasha Yates, Assistant Professor of Education
B.A., Beloit College; M.A., Columbia Univ Columbia College