University of Mary Faculty 

Faculty members are listed alphabatically according to school. Feel free to contact faculty members using the information provided. Please select the school tab below.

Dr. Colin Knapp

Dean
Office: TSB 122
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Robert Dosch

Associate Dean
Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Accounting
Office: TSB 119
Phone: (701) 355-8098
Email: [email protected] 


Troy Bichler

Assistant Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate Business
Office: TSB 111
Phone: (701) 355-8093
Email: [email protected] 

Susann Cuperus

Assistant Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Accounting
Office: TSB 123
Phone: (701) 355-8039
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Jennifer Fennewald

Assistant Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Computer Information Systems
Office: BENCT 1205
Phone: (701) 355-8326
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Raquel Fischer

Assistant Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate Business
Office: BENCT 603A
Phone: (701) 355-8155
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Kevin Fishbeck

Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Information Technology Management
Office: BENCT 603A
Phone: (701) 355-8056
Email: [email protected] 

Mary Hager

Chair of Traditional Undergraduate Programs
Assistant Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Accounting
Office: TSB 120
Phone: (701) 355-3731
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Rod Hair

Chair of Graduate Programs
Associate Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate Business
Office: TSB 111
Phone: (701) 355-8160
Email: [email protected] 

Caroline Kozojed

Undergraduate Chair of Online and Distance Education
Assistant Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Business
Office: TSB 117
Phone: (701) 355-8382
Email: [email protected] 

Levi Krein

Associate Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Computer Information Systems
Office: BENCT 602A
Phone: (701) 355-8117
Email: [email protected] 

Todd Van Orman

Assistant Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Financial Services and Banking
Office: TSB 118
Phone: (701) 355-8213
Email: [email protected]

Janell Pederson

Administrative Assistant, Gary Tharaldson School of Business
Office: TSB Office Suites
Phone: (701) 355-8029
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Rhoda Sautner

Associate Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Accounting
Office: TSB 115
Phone: (701) 355-8358
Email: [email protected] 

Myron Schulz

Assistant Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Sport and Leisure Management
Office: TSB 121
Phone: (701) 355-8119
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Karel Sovak

Associate Professor
Primary Teaching Area: Business
Office: TSB 116
Phone: (701) 355-8042
Email: [email protected]

Dr. David Tamisiea

Interim Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences
Office: Welder 180
Phone: (701) 355-8135
Email: [email protected]  


Dr. Carol Andreini

Professor of Classics and Catholic Studies
Office: Welder L107
Phone: 701-355-8322
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. Carol Andreini's Biography

David Augustadt

Adjunct Music Instructor
Guitar

Dr. Russell Ballenger

Assistant Professor of Music
Low Brass Instructor
Assistant Professor
Phone: 701-355-8015
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Russell Ballenger's Biography

Dr. Daniel Barr

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Office: HMC 217
Phone: (701) 355-8396
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Daniel Barr's Biography

Dr. Lucas Bernier

Director of Percussion Studies
Associate Professor of Music 
Phone: 701-355-8167
Office: Clairmont 209
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Lucas Bernier's Biography

Dr. Daniel Hinman

Director of Pep Band and Low Brass Studies,
Visiting Instructor of Music
Office: Clairmont 208
Phone: 701-355-8015
Email: [email protected]

Daniel Bielinski

Chair of Theater
Assistant Professor of Theater
Office: Welder L106
Phone: 701-355-8283
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Lisa Bost-Sandberg

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music
Composition
Email: [email protected] 

Sara Boyd

Adjunct Music Instructor
Bassoon
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Ann Brodeur

Assistant Professor of History and Catholic Studies
Office: Welder 161
Phone: 701-355-8086
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. Ann Brodeur's Biography

Laurence Brodeur

Assistant Professor of History and Communication
Office: Welder 236
Phone: 701-355-8122
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Matthew Brumit

Assistant Professor of English
Office: Welder 168
Phone: 701-355-8090
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Donald Bungum

Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Catholic Studies
Office: Welder 155
Phone: (701) 355-8023
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Donald Bungum's Biography

 

Dr. Sarah Clark

Assistant Professor of English
Office: Welder 157
Phone: 701-355-8094
Email: [email protected]

Richard Cleary 

Mathematics Instructor
Office: HMC 220
Phone: 701-355-8355
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. W. Scott Cleveland

Director of Catholic Studies
Assistant Professor of Philosophy 
Office: Welder 159
Phone: 701-355-8192
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. W. Scott Cleveland's Biography

Dr. Christopher Collins

Chair of Theology
Assistant Professor of Theology
Office: Welder 170
Phone: (701) 355-8006
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Christopher Collins' Biography

 

Madeline Dojs

Professor of Biology
Email: [email protected] 

Marek Dojs

Chair of Communication
Associate Professor of Communication
Office: Welder 178
Phone: 701-355-8091
Email: [email protected] 

Amy Duchsherer

Assistant Professor of Communication 
Office: Welder 166
Phone: 701-355-8202
Email: [email protected]

Austin Dukart

Chemistry Instructor
Office: HMC 209
Phone: 701-355-3736
Email: [email protected] 

 

Dr. David Echelbarger

Chair of Philosophy
Associate Professor of Philosophy 
Office: Welder 177
Phone: (701) 355-8057
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. David Echelbarger's Biography

Benjamin Ehrmantraut

Adjunct Music Instructor
Double Bass
Email: [email protected] 

Alice Erling

Biology Instructor
Office: HMC 307
Phone: 701-355-8298
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Beverly Everett

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music
Organ
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Alessandra Franco

Rome Campus Operations Administrator
Assistant Professor of Italian and History
Office: Rome Campus
Phone: 011-39-06-6579-3087
Email: [email protected]  

Chris Franz

Assistant Professor of Communication
Office: Welder Lower Level
Phone: 701-355-3703
Email: [email protected]

Cora Garcia

Administrative Assistant
Office: Welder Lower Level
Phone: 701-355-8010
Email: [email protected]

 

Dr. Renaud Gauthier

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: HMC 220
Phone: 701-355-3728
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Krystyna Gorzelska 

Professor of Chemistry
Office: HMC 208
Phone: 701-355-8066
Email: [email protected]

Dennis Gowen

Director of Bands and Brass Studies
Professor of Music
Phone: 701-355-8068
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dennis Gowen's Biography

Rhonda Gowen

Adjunct Music Instructor
Piano
Phone: 701-355-8166
Email: [email protected]  

Jordan Grant

Administrative Assistant to the Dean
Office: Welder 179
Phone: 701-355-8115
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Patrick Hall

Professor of Theology
Office: Welder L108
Phone: (701) 355-8075
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. Patrick Hall's Biography

Dr. Youna Hartgraves

Assistant Professor of Music
Office: Clairmont
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Youna Hartgraves' Biography

Dr. Wesley Hellman

Professor of English
Office: Welder 158
Phone: 701-355-8085
Email: [email protected] 

Katherine Henjum

Associate Professor of Voice
Phone: 701-355-8125
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Katherine Henjum's Biography

Dr. Michael Hickman

Chair of Politics and Pre-Professions
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Office: Welder 174
Phone: 701-355-8038
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. Michael Hickman's Biography

Marianne Hofer

Adjunct Mathematics Instructor
Email: [email protected] 

Amy Hollar

Assistant Professor of Communication
Office: Welder 165
Phone: 701-355-8328
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Leroy Huizenga

Administrative Chair of Arts and Letters
Associate Professor of Theology 
Office: Welder 163
Phone: (701) 355-8324
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Leroy Huizenga's Biography

Dr. Ivan Jankovic

Assistant Professor of Economics
Office: Welder 172
Phone: 701-355-8025
Email: [email protected]

 

Dr. Patrick Kelly

Associate Professor of Physics
Office: HMC 202
Phone: 701-355-8018
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Nathan Kilpatrick

Associate Professor of English and Catholic Studies
Office: Welder 164
Phone: 701-355-8062
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. John Kincaid

Administrative Chair for University-Wide Programs
Visiting Associate Professor of Theology
Office: Welder 162
Phone: 701-355-8174
Email: [email protected]

Darren King

Adjunct Music Instructor
Jazz Bass
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Valerie Kolbinger

Assistant Professor of English
Office: Welder Focus 1
Phone: 701-355-8074
Email: [email protected] 

Michael Langer 

Adjunct Music Instructor
Piano
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Michael Lares

Program Chair for Biology Education
Professor of Biology
Office: HMC 301
Phone: (701) 355-8121
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Michael Lares' Biography
 

Dr. James (Andy) Leinart

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: Welder 236
Phone: 701-355-8223
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Michael F. Lombardo

Director of Rome Program
Assistant Professor of Theology
Office: Rome Campus
Phone: 011-39-06-6579-3087
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Brian Lydeen

Director of Pep Band
Visiting Associate Professor of Woodwind
Phone: 701-355-8104
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Brian Lydeen's Biography 

Dr. Everaldo Martinez

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music
Strings & Composition

Dr. James Maskey

Chair of Biology
Associate Professor of Biology
Office: HMC 301
Phone: (701) 355-8380
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. James Maskey's Biography

Dr. Michon Matthiesen

Chair of Theological Studies
Associate Professor of Theology
Offiice: Welder 160
Phone: (701) 355-8081
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Michon Matthiesen's Biography

Tonya Mertz

Adjunct Music Instructor
Oboe
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Karen Hooge Michalka

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Office: Welder 171
Phone: 701-355-8279
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Michael Milburn

Chair of English and English Education
Assistant Professor of English
Office: Welder 156
Phone: 701-355-8267
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Michael Morris

Director of the Christian Leadership Center
Visiting Assistant Professor of Theology
Office: Welder Focus 3
Phone: 701-355-8179
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Anthony (Tony) Musumba

Associate Professor of Physics
Office: HMC 217
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Margaret Nordlie

Professor of Biology
Office: HMC 308
Phone: (701) 355-8148
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. Margaret Nordlie's Biography

Rebecca Obrigewitch

Global Studies Coordinator
Office: Welder 183
Phone: 701-355-8286
Email: [email protected]

Dr. James Peliska 

Admin. Chair of Mathematics and Science
Professor of Biology
Office: HMC 319
Phone: 701-355-8120
Email: [email protected] 

 

Philip Porter

Assistant Professor of Theology
Office: Welder L105
Phone: 701-355-8061
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Tom Porter

Chair of Music Department
Director of Choral Studies
Professor of Music
Office: Clairmont 207
Phone: 701-355-8137
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Tom Porter's Biography

Dr. Rebecca Raber

Assistant Professor of Music and Catholic Studies
Director of Schola and Chapel Choir
Phone: 701-355-8374
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Rebecca Raber's Biography

Iola Ressler

Administrative Assistant
Office: HMC 321
Phone: 701-355-8178
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Joshua Richards

Visiting Assistant Professor of English 
Office: Welder 238
Phone: 701-355-8277
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Nita Ritzke

Associate Professor of Communication
Office: Welder 167
Phone: 701-355-8182
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. David Ronderos

Chair of Medical Lab Science
Associate Professor of Biology 
Office: HMC 322
Phone: (701) 355-8198
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. David Ronderos' Biography

Dr. Andres Ruiz-Olaya

Assistant Professor of Spanish
Office: Welder 236
Phone: 701-355-8132
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Stephen Schilling

Assistant Professor of Social Sciences
Office: Welder 238
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Jared Schumacher

Assistant Professor of Theology and Catholic Studies
Office: Welder 169
Phone: 701-355-8129
Email: [email protected] 

Craig Schweitzer

Adjunct Music Instructor
Guitar
Email: [email protected]

Fr. Robert Shea

Chaplain of Catholic Studies
Director of University Ministry
University Chaplain
Office: Welder 159
Email: [email protected]

Gayla Sherman

Adjunct Music Instructor
Harp
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Jeremy Skrzypek

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Office: Welder 173
Phone: 701-355-8296
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Mark Springer

Associate Professor of Politics 
Office: Welder 175
Phone: 701-355-8164
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Mark Springer's Biography

Dr. Daniel Sportiello

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Office: Welder L103
Phone: 701-355-8109
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Joseph Stuart

Chair of History, History Education, and Social Studies Education
Associate Professor of History
Office: Welder L104
Phone: 701-355-8362
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Dr. Joseph Stuart's Biography

 

Dr. Robert (Bob) Willenbring

Chair of Mathematics and Mathematics Education
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: HMC 221
Phone: 701-355-8191
Email: [email protected]

Amanda Willenbring

Adjunct Mathematics Instructor
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Travis Wolf

Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: HMC 225
Phone: 701-355-8153
Email: [email protected] 

Samuel Unruh

Adjunct Mathematics Instructor
Phone: 701-355-8153
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Dennis Viernes

Chair of Chemistry
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Office: HMC 209
Phone: 701-355-8019
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Julie Yarwood

Assistant Vice President for Student Development
Assistant Professor of Catholic Studies 
Office: Benedictine Center 1502
Phone: 701-355-8250
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Julie Yarwood's Biography

Kyia Zubke

Administrative Assistant
Office: Clairmont Center Front Desk, 2nd Floor
Phone: 701-355-8301
Email: [email protected]

 

Dr. Jodi Roller

Dean, School of Health Science
Professor
Phone: 701-355-8183
Office: Casey 140
Email: [email protected]


Dr. Don Allen

Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8004
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Kevin Anderson

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy
Fargo Site Coordinator Butler Center
Phone: (701) 371-6709
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Javad Anjum

Assistant Professor, Speech-Language Pathology
Phone: (701) 355-8287
Office: Lower Level LVUC 161
Email: [email protected] 

Jessica Arndt 

Assistant Professor
Clinical Education Coordinator, Respiratory Therapy
Email: [email protected]

Laura Beyer

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 129
Phone: (701) 355-8253
Email: [email protected] 

Mary Bruun

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 108
Phone: (701) 355-8114
Email: [email protected] 

Brandy Currie

Clinical Education Coordinator
Assistant Professor, Athletic Training
Phone: (701) 355-8071
Office: Lower Level LVUC
Email: [email protected]

Alanna Dennison

Assistant Professor, Athletic Training, Biomechanics, and Kinesiology
Phone: (701) 355-8251
Office: Lower Level LVUC
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Mary Dockter

Chair of Department of Physical Therapy 
Professor, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8045
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Mary Dockter's Biography

Dr. Megan Dooley

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy
Office: HMC 117 B
Phone: (701) 355-8105
EMail: [email protected]

Kayla Dressler

Assistant Professor, Exercise Physiology
Office: Casey 141A
Phone: (701) 355-8236
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Kayla Dressler's Biography

Dr. Jocelyn Dunnigan

Associate Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 112
Phone: (701) 355-8047
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Jody Eckert

Director of Clinical Education
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8246
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Jody Eckert's Biography

Dr. Lauren Emmel

Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
Co-Director of Clinical Education
Phone: (701) 355-8364
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Lauren Emmel's Biography

Ashlee Fettig

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 101
Phone: (701) 355-8046
Email: [email protected] 

Melanie Ford

Administrative Assistant, Graduate Nursing
Office: Casey 141 
Phone: (701) 355-8016
Email: [email protected]

Sara Gebhardt

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 103
Phone: (701) 355-8067
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Annie Gerhardt

Assistant Professor
Clinical Competence Coordinator, Graduate Nursing
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Margie Hair

Associate Professor, Nursing
RN to BSN Program Coordinator
Office: Casey 109
Phone: (701) 355-8350
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Debra Hanson

Professor, Occupational Therapy
Fargo Butler Center
Phone: (701) 353-3294
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Jenna Herman

Associate Professor, Graduate Nursing
FNP Program Coordinator
Office: Casey 138
Phone: (701) 355-8116
Email: [email protected]

Brittany Hernandez, M.S., CCC-SLP

Instructor
Clinical Coordinator, Speech and Language Pathology
Office: Lower Level LVUC 160
Phone: (701) 355-8288
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Jason Hogan

Instructor, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8254
Email: [email protected]

Tara Hovda

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 120
Phone: (701) 355-3792
Email: [email protected] 

DeeAnn Huss

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 106
Phone: (701) 355-8032
Email: [email protected]

Stacey Hutzenbiler

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 107
Phone: (701) 355-8392
Email: [email protected]

Mary Beth Johnson

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Accelerated Second Degree BSN Program Coordinator
Office: Casey 115
Phone: (701) 355-8083
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Rachel Johnson Krug

Athletic Training and Kinesiology Department Chair
Associate Professor, Athletic Training, Kinesiology, Biomechanics
Phone: (701) 355-8206
Office: Lower Level LVUC
Email: [email protected]

Nicole Jonas

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 102
Phone: (701) 355-8345
Email: [email protected] 

 

Dr. Paula Kitzenberg

Billings Site Coordinator
Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
Phone: (406) 256-0136
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Julie Klein

Nurse Educator Program Coordinator 
Professor, Graduate Nursing
Office: Casey 108
Phone: (701) 355-8106
Email: [email protected] 

Jason Kobes

Assistant Professor, Exercise Physiology
Office: RTC 212
Phone: (701) 355-8003
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Jason Kobes' Biography

Dr. Cindy Kolsrud-Anderson

Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
Office: HMC 117 A
Phone: (701) 355-8112
Email: [email protected]

Colleen Kranda

Adminstrative Assistant, Occupational Therapy
Office: HMC 117
Phone: (701) 355-8216
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Joanne Lassiter

MSN to DNP Organizational Leadership Program Coordinator
Office: Casey 137 
Phone: (701) 355-8379
Email: [email protected]

Cristin Lawson

Clinical Placement Liaison/Administrative Assistant, Nursing
Office: Casey 119
Phone: (701) 355-3773
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Jason Lawson

Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
Office: HMC 105 C
Phone: (701) 355-5162
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Brian Leary

Assistant Professor
Program Director, MS Clinical Exercise Physiology
Email: [email protected] 

Molly Leer 

Assistant Professor, Nursing
LPN to BSN Program Coordinator
Office: Casey 116
Phone: (701) 355-8276
Email: [email protected] 

William Littlefield

MS Kinesiology Program Coordinator and Fieldwork Coordinator
Office: Welder 231
Phone: (701) 355-3748
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Heather Lundeen

Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8368
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Heather Lundeen's Biography

Dr. Billie Madler

Chair of Graduate Nursing
Professor, Graduate Nursing
Office: Casey 141A 
Phone: (701) 355-8266 
Email: [email protected]

Chris Miller

Adminstrative Assistant, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8053
Email: [email protected]

Tanna Mitten

Administrative Assistant, Occupational Therapy, Billings, MT
Phone: (406) 318-8453
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Shelly Noel

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy
Billings, MT
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Jill Nustad

Exercise Physiology Department Chair
Exercise Science Program Director
Professor
Office: Casey 139
Phone: (701) 355-8149
Email: [email protected]
Bio: Jill Nustad's Biography

Dr. Carol Olson

Professor, Occupational Therapy
Office: HMC 123
Phone: (701) 355-8156
Email: [email protected]

Janelle Olson

Biomechanics Program Coordinator
Assistant Professor, Biomechanics
Phone: (701) 355-3701
Office: RTC 112
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Mike Parker

Director of Research Department of Physical Therapy 
Professor, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8158
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Glenda Reemts

Nursing Division Chair
Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 113
Phone: (701) 355-8173
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Karen Rohr

Bioethics Program Director
Associate Professor
IRB Chair
Office: Casey 135
Phone: (701) 355-8113
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Kathy Roth

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 104
Phone: (701) 355-8239
Email: [email protected]

Sue Sande

Administrative Assistant, Nursing
Office: Casey 114
Phone: (701) 355-8187
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Julie Sandvig

Instructor, Occupational Therapy
Office: HMC 118 B
Phone: (701) 355-3771
Email: [email protected] 

Megan Schneider

Respiratory Therapy Associate to Bachelor's Program
Associate Professor, YRC Coordinator
Office: Casey 141B
Phone: (701) 355-8340
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Megan Schneider's Biography

Dr. Jennifer Schroeder

OTR/L
Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
Office: HMC S117
Phone: (701) 355-8092
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Robert Schulte

Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8204
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Janeene Sibla

Professor, Occupational Therapy
Director of Occupational Therapy 
Office: HMC 129
Phone: (701) 355-8212
Email: [email protected]

Shawn Small

Instructor, Respiratory Therapy
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Jessica Smith

Speech and Language Pathology Program Chair
Assistant Professor, Speech and Language Pathology
Office: Lower Level LVUC
Phone: (701) 355-8154
Email: [email protected] 

Christine Sperle

Associate Professor
Respiratory Therapy Department Chair
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Melissa Taylor

Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
Phone: (701) 355-8309
Email: [email protected] 
Bio: Dr. Melissa Taylor's Biography

Dr. Joscelyn Varland

Assistant Professor
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator (AFWC), Occupational Therapy
Office: HMC 127
Phone: (701) 355-8011
Email: [email protected] 

Kara Vollrath

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 117
Phone: (701) 355-8238
Email: [email protected]

Jenna Volk

Administrative Assistant, Exercise Physiology and Athletic Training/Kinesiology
Office: Casey 142
Phone: (701) 355-8356
Email: [email protected]

Joanie Weigel

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 118
Phone: (701) 355-8162
Email: [email protected]

Susan Weigum

Assistant Professor, Nursing
Office: Casey 105
Phone: (701) 355-8203
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Lark Welch

Assistant Professor, Athletic Training
Phone: (701) 355-8101
Office: Lower Level LVUC
Email: [email protected]

Robyn Zeltinger, M.S., CCC-SLP

Assistant Professor, Speech and Language Pathology
Doctoral Student
Office: Lower Level LVUC 
Phone: (701) 355-8041
Email: [email protected]

Terry Pilling

Chair, School of Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Phone: 701-355-8240
Email: [email protected]

James D. Carrico

Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 701-355-5145
Email: [email protected] 

Rodrigo Da Costa Aparecido

Electrical Engineering
Phone: 701-355-3783
Email: [email protected] 

Anthony J. Garcia

Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 701-355-5144
Email: [email protected] 

Eric Garcia

Civil Engineering
Phone: 701-355-3781
Email: [email protected]

Nancy A. Kelly

Electrical Engineering
Phone: 701-355-5146
Email: [email protected] 

Khalid J. Oweis

Electrical Engineering
kjoweis@umary.edu

Matthew B. Scerbak

Construction Management
[email protected]

Anthony J. Waldenmaier

Civil Engineering
Phone: 701-355-3782
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Rod Jonas

Dean, Liffrig Family School of Education & Behavioral Sciences
Professor 
Office: BONHL 206
Phone: (701) 355-8097
Email: [email protected]


Janet Bassingthwaite

Assistant Professor
Office: BONHL 225
Phone: (701) 355-8332
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Kristi Bitz

Associate Professor
Psychology Program Director
Office: BONHL 207
Phone: (701) 355-8141
Email: [email protected] 

Carmen Cain

Assistant Professor
Secondary Education Program Director
M.Ed. Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment (CIA) Program Coordinator
Office: BONHL 208
Phone: (701) 355-8065
Email: [email protected]

Michelle DeGraw

Administrative Assistant 
Office: BONHL 213
Phone: (701) 355-8058
Email: [email protected] 

Lisa Holter

Assistant Professor
Graduate Counseling Program Director
Office: Fargo Center
Phone: (701) 355-3189
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Wade Kooiman

Assistant Professor
Physical Education and Coaching and Sports Studies Program Director
M.Ed. Physical Education and Athletic Administration (PEA) Program Coordinator
Office: BONHL 221
Phone: (701) 355-8357
Email: [email protected]

Katie Krukenberg

Assistant Professor
Social Work Field Education Director
Office: BONHL 215
Phone: (701) 355-8087
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Carmelita Lamb

Professor
Associate Dean, Liffrig Family School of Education and Behavioral Sciences
Graduate Education
Office: BONHL 217
Phone: (701) 355- 8186
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Jeff Lind

M. Ed. School Administration Program Coordinator
Associate Professor
Office: 701-355-8397
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Chad Litton

Assistant Professor
Criminal Justice Program Director
Office: BONHL 311
Phone: (701) 355-8331
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Kim Marman

Assistant Professor
Chair, Department of Education
Office: BONHL 219
Phone: (701) 355-8111
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Becky Meidinger 

Assistant Professor
Graduate Counseling Program Director, Bismarck
Office: BONHL 310
Phone: (701) 355-8099
Email: [email protected]

Loni Miller

Assistant Professor
Elementary Education Program Director
M.Ed. Reading Program Coordinator
Office: BONHL 216
Phone: (701) 355-8107
Email: [email protected]

Heidi Nieuwsma 

Assistant Professor
Chair, Department of Behavioral Sciences
Social Work Program Director 
Addiction Counseling Minor Program Coordinator
Office: BONHL 218
Phone: (701) 355-8031
Email: [email protected]

Jaylia Prussing

Assistant Professor
Special Education Program Director 
M.Ed. Special Education Strategist (SES) Program Coordinator
Office: BONHL 226
Phone: (701) 355-8367
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Meghan Salyers

Associate Professor
Student Teaching Program Director
Assessment Program Director
Office: BONHL 313
Phone: (701) 355-8359
Email: [email protected] 

Dr. Manisha Sawhney

Assistant Professor
Psychology Online Program Coordinator 
Office: BONHL 227
Phone: (701) 355-8108
Email: [email protected]

Stacy Schaffer 

Criminal Justice Online Program Coordinator
Demand Reduction Program Coordinator
Office: BONHL 311
Phone: (701) 355-3785
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Michael Taylor

Associate Professor
Coordinator of the Catholic Educator Graduate Certificate Program
Office: BONHL 314
Phone: (701) 355-8360
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Brenda Tufte 

Associate Professor
Chair, Graduate Education
Office: BONHL 315
Phone: (701) 355-8318
Email: [email protected] 

Jenise Wilson

Assistant Professor
Graduate Counseling Internship Director
Office: BONHL 220
Phone: (701) 355-3702
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Kayla Boepple

Assistant Professor
Psychology Program
Office: BONHL 214
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Albert Lukaszewski

Assistant Professor
Psychology Program
Office: BONHL 214
Phone: 701-355-8014
Email: [email protected]