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Section VIII

Administration & Graduate Faculty

Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Administration
Bemidji State University Past Presidents
Bemidji State University Administrative Officers
Bemidji State University Graduate Faculty


Minnesota State Colleges and Universities

Dr. James H. McCormick, Chancellor
Dr. Linda L. Baer, Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs
Ms. Laura M. King, Vice Chancellor for Finance
Mr. William Tschida, Vice Chancellor for Human Resources

MnSCU Board

Will Antell, Stillwater
Duane Benson, Lanesboro
Tyler Despins, Winona
Cheryl Dickson, St. Paul
Ivan F. Dusek, Willmar
Ruth Grendahl, Apple Valley
Clarence Hightower, Minneapolis
Robert H. Hoffman, Waseca
Carol Ley, Alexandria
Lew Moran, Minneapolis
David Olson, Minnetonka
David Paskach, Marshall
Thomas Renier, Duluth
Christopher Schultz, Plymouth
Ann Curme Shaw, Minnetonka


Past Presidents of Bemidji State University

Manfred W. Deputy 1919-1938
E.W. Beck, Acting President 1938
C.R. Sattgast 1938-1964
A.C. Clark, Acting President 1942-1946, 1964
Harry F. Bangsberg 1964-1967
Bevington Reed, Acting President 1967
John S. Glas, Acting President 1967-1968
R.D. Decker 1968-1980
Rebecca Stafford 1980-1982
Richard R. Haugo, Acting President 1982
Lowell R. Gillett 1982-1990
Leslie C. Duly 1990-1993
Linda L. Baer, Interim President, 1993-1994
M. James Bensen, 1994-2001


Bemidji State University Administrative Officers

President
Dr. Jon E. Quistgaard
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Joann Fredrickson
Interim Vice President for Student Development and Enrollment
Mr. David N. Carlson
Vice President for Finance and Administration
Mr. William D. Maki
Interim Associate Vice President for Information Technology and Extended Learning
Mr. Robert J. Griggs
Assistant to the President, Affirmative Action Officer
Ms. Lorena C. Cook
Dean, College of Arts and Letters
Dr. Nancy C. Erickson
Interim Dean, College of Professional Studies & School of Graduate Studies
Ms. Carol Nielsen
Dean, College of Social and Natural Sciences
Dr. Ranae Womack
Athletic Director
Dr. Richard A. Goeb
Interim Registrar
Ms. Michelle A. Frenzel
Director of Admissions
Mr. Russell Kreager


Bemidji State University Graduate Faculty

Quistgaard, Jon E., 1979

President
B.A. University of Arizona
M.A. University of Arizona
Ph.D. University of Arizona

Abdel-Hady, Faissal, 2006

Assistant Professor of Physics and of Technological Studies
B.Sc. Ain Shams University (Cairo, Egypt)
M.Sc. Ain Shams University (Cairo, Egypt)
Ph.D. Ain Shams University (Cairo, Egypt)

Alberti, Charles E., 1989

Professor of Professional Education
B.F.A. Art Institute of Chicago and University of Chicago
M.Ed. Loyola University of Chicago
Ph.D. Loyola University of Chicago

Alexander, Karenlee Clarke, 1989

Professor of Professional Education
B.A. University of Washington
M.A. University of New Mexico
Ph.D. University of New Mexico

Bahr, David, 2000

Assistant Professor of Physics
Chair, Department of Physics
B.S. Bemidji State University
Ph.D. University of Virginia

Bakken, Virgil, 2005

Assistant Professor of Mass Communication
B.S. Evangel College
M.A. Regent University
Doctoral Study: Regent University

Beech, Thomas, 1999

Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A. University of Manitoba
M.A. University of Manitoba
Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University

Bennett, Carol L., 2006

Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A. Bemidji State University
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.A. University of North Dakota
Ph.D. University of North Dakota

Bennett, Russell L., 1978

Professor of Psychology
B.A. Ohio University
M.S. Ohio University
Ph.D. Ohio University

Benson, David B., 1987

Associate Professor of Professional Education
B.S. University of North Dakota
M.A. University of North Dakota
M.S. University of North Dakota
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Bilanovic, Dragoljub, 2000

Professor of Environmental Studies
B.S. University of Sarajevo
M.S. Israel Institute of Technology
D.S. Israel Institute of Technology

Bland, Sandra J., 1992

Professor of Accounting
B.S. Eastern Illinois University
M.B.A. Eastern Illinois University
Ph.D. Illinois State University
C.P.A.

Bolte, Brent, 2003

Assistant Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
Assistant Football Coach
B.S. Cornell College
M.S. Bemidji State University

Boyle, Lorraine, 2004

Assistant Professor of Professional Education
BSU-Metro Program
B.S. University of Minnesota
M.Ed. University of Minnesota
Spec.Cert. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Bradel, Donald, 1974

Professor of Criminal Justice
B.S. Southern Illinois University
M.S. Southern Illinois University
J.D. University of North Dakota
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Brauer, William M., 1994

Professor of Technological Studies
B.A. Bowling Green State University
M.S. Bowling Green State University
Ph.D. Purdue University

Bridges, Barbara R., 1997

Professor of Professional Education
Director, Bemidji/Metropolitan Teacher Collaborative
B.S. University of Maine
M.Ed. University of Maine
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Brockman, Timothy, 2002

Assistant Professor of Technological Studies
B.S. Illinois State University
M.S. Illinois State University

Brouwer, James R., 1987

Professor of Professional Education
Director, Clinical Experiences
B.A. Parsons College
M.A. Northeast Missouri State University

Brown, Linda, 2006

Assistant Professor of Visual Arts
B.F.A. Bemidji State University
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.F.A. University of North Dakota

Byers, Cheryl, 2001

Assistant Professor of Social Work
Coordinator, Social Work
B.S. University of Tennessee
M.S.W. University of Illinois

Carlson, Margaret, 1998

Assistant Professor of Professional Education
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Emporia State
Graduate Study: University of North Dakota

Carriere, Patrick, 2005

Assistant Professor of Theatre and Communication Arts
Chair, Department of Theatre and Communication Arts
B.A. Carleton College
B.A. Bemidji State University
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.A. University of Kansas
ABD: University of Kansas

Chang, Fu-Hsian, 1981

Professor of Environmental Studies
Director, Center for Environmental, Earth, and Space Studies
B.S. National Chung-Hsing University
M.S. University of North Texas
M.B.A. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of California-Davis

Christensen, Kit, 1981

Professor of Philosophy
Chair, Department of Philosophy
B.A. Moorhead State University
Ph.D. Purdue University

Christensen, Mark, 1990

Professor of English
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Superior
M.E. University of Wisconsin-Superior
M.A. University of Minnesota-Duluth
Ph.D. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
M.F.A. Minnesota State University-Moorhead

Cloutman, Donald, 1998

Associate Professor of Biology
Coordinator, Aquatic Biology
B.S. Fort Hays State University
M.S. University of Arkansas
Ph.D. Mississippi State University

Cobb, Lauren, 2001

Assistant Professor of English
B.A. University of California
M.A. Iowa State University
Ph.D. University of Georgia-Athens

Crews, William, 1990

Head Athletic Trainer
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Bemidji State University

Crocker, Kyle R., 1985

Associate Professor of Visual Arts
Chair, Department of Visual Arts
B.A. University of Oregon
M.A. University of Oregon
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Cutler, Susan K., 2005

Associate Professor of Professional Education
A.B.Ed. University of Michigan
M. A. University of New Mexico
Ph.D. University of Michigan

Dahl, Jason, 2002

Assistant Professor of Geology
Coordinator, Space Studies
B.S., Bemidji State University
Sc.M., Brown University
Ph.D. candidate, Brown University

Davgun, Satish K., 1986

Professor of Geography
B.A. Panjab University (Chandigarh, India)
M.A. Panjab University (Chandigarh, India)
M.A. University of Akron
Ph.D. Kent State University

Dees, Margaret ("Peggy"), 2006

Assistant Professor of Music/Clarinet
B.S. Excelsior College
M.A. West Virginia University
D.M.A. Florida State University

Desiderato, Laurie, 1993

Professor of Psychology
B.A. Connecticut College
M.A. West Virginia University
Ph.D. West Virginia University

Donnay, Patrick, 1991

Professor of Political Science
Coordinator, Political Science Program, Social Studies, and Applied Public
Policy
B.A. St. Cloud State University
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Donovan, Brian, 1990

Professor of English
B.A. Amherst College
D.A. State University of New York at Albany

Driscoll, Marsha, 2001

Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A. University of North Carolina-Greensboro
M.A. University of East Anglia-England
M.A. Ohio State University
Ph.D. Ohio State University

Dunn, Elizabeth, 1999

Associate Professor of History
B.A. Purdue University
M.A. Purdue University
Ph.D. University of Illinois

Erickson, Nancy C., 1981

Professor of German
Dean, College of Arts and Letters
B.A. Concordia College-Moorhead
M.A. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Evans, Deanna Delmar, 1983

Professor of English
B.A. University of Pennsylvania
M.A. University of Texas-Austin
Ph.D. Case Western Reserve University
Postdoctoral Study: Western Michigan University, Stanford University,
SUNY-Binghamton, and Rice University

Faggiani, Kathy, 2005

Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
M.B.A. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Ph.D. University of Colorado

Falk, M. Colleen, 1999

Industrial Training Coordinator, CRI
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Bemidji State University

Forsyth, Eric, 1996

Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
A.A. Casper College
B.A. San Francisco State University
M.A. San Francisco State University
Ph.D. University of New Mexico

Frauenholtz, Todd, 2001

Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S. St. Cloud State University
M.Ed. South Dakota State University
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Fulton, Mark, 1998

Associate Professor of Biology
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D. Uppsala University (Uppsala, Sweden)

Fultz, Dwight E., 1989

Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A. William Jennings Bryan College
M.Ed. Georgia State University
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Garrett, Michael J., 1979

Professor of Geography
Chair, Deparment of Geography
B.S. Oklahoma State University
M.S. Oklahoma State University
Ed.D. Oklahoma State University

Gartrell, Daniel J., 1971

Professor of Elementary Education
Director, Child Development Training Program
B.A. Antioch College
M.S. Bemidji State University
Ed.D. University of North Dakota

Gendreau, Richard J., 1969

Professor of Business Administration
B.A. St. Cloud State University
M.B.A. St. Cloud State University
Graduate Study: University of Kentucky
C.M.A.

Gibbon, Maureen, 2006

Assistant Professor of English
B.A. Barnard College
M.A. University of Iowa

Gilbertson, Troy, 2004

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A. Hamline University
M.S. St. Cloud State University
Ph.D. Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Gilling, Bertrum, 2001

Assistant Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
Assistant Men's Hockey Coach
B.A.A. University of Minnesota, Duluth
M.S. Bemidji State University

Gilman, Muriel B., 1975

Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
Chair, Department of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
B.A. Macalester College
M.S. Indiana State University
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Greer, Colleen, 1999

Associate Professor of Sociology
Chair, Department of Social Relations and Services
B.S. Kearney State College
M.A. University of Kansas
Ph.D. University of Kansas

Gritzmacher, Hal L., 1987

Professor of Professional Education
B.A. Concordia College
M.S. St. Cloud State University
Ph.D. University of Missouri

Guelda, Debbie, 2001

Associate Professor of Biology
B.A. University of Louisville
M.S. University of Louisville
Ph.D. University of Louisville

Guilfoile, Patrick G., 1994

Professor of Biology
Chair, Department of Biology
B.S. Northland College
M.A.T. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Gurney, Stephen I., 1978

Professor of English
B.A. University of Maryland
M.A. University of Maryland
Ph.D. University of Maryland
Graduate Study: Princeton University

Hauser, Susan Carol, 1998

Professor of English
Chair, Department of English
B.A. Northern Michigan University
M.S. Northern Michigan University
M.F.A. Bowling Green State University

Haworth, Janice, 2000

Associate Professor of Music Education
B.M. Carson-Newman College
M.M. University of Tennessee
Ph.D. University of Florida

Herbert, Michael H., 2004

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Chair, Department of Criminal Justice
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.A. Bemidji State University
Ph.D. University of North Dakota

Higgins, Bonnie, 2003

Assistant Professor of Technological Studies
B.A. University of Sioux Falls
M.S. Southwest State University

Hoffman, Elaine, 1998

Assistant Professor of Technological Studies
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Bemidji State University
Ph.D. Capella University

Holden, John G., 1983

Professor of Visual Arts
B.A. University of Minnesota
M.F.A. University of Indiana

Hook, Richard, 1993

Professor of Psychology
Chair, Department of Psychology
B.A. State University of New York-Binghamton
M.A. West Virginia University
Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Hrenchir, Mary J., 1992

Associate Professor of History
Coordinator, Religious Studies
B.A. University of California
M.A. University of Nebraska
Ph.D. University of Nebraska

Hutchinson, Ryan, 2006

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S. University of Michigan
M.S. University of Notre Dame
Ph.D. University of Notre Dame

Jackson, Louise H., 1983

Professor of Psychology
B.A. University of Michigan
M.A. Eastern Michigan University
Ph.D. Indiana State University

Jahner, Richard, 1996

Associate Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
B.S. Minot State University
M.S. Central Missouri State University

Jordan, Johannas M., 1974

Professor of Education
B.A. Dakota Wesleyan University
M.S. Northern State College
Ed.D. University of Northern Colorado
Post-Doctoral Study: Harvard University
M.Div. Church Divinity School of the Pacific

Kingsbury, David E., 1977

Professor of Career and Technical Education
Executive Director, Center of Research and Innovation
B.S. University of Wisconsin-River Falls
M.S. University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Ed.D. University of Minnesota

Kippenhan, B. Christina, 1998

Associate Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
M.A. Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg (Germany)
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Kivi, Paul, 2002

Assistant Professor of Economics
Chair, Department of Economics
B.S. Bemidji State University
ABD: University of Wyoming

Knoshaug, Ivy J., 1981

Associate Professor of Mathematics
Director, Honors Program
B.S. Kutztown State University
M.A. Washington State University

Koch, Richard, 2002

Associate Professor of Biology
B.A. Thomas More College
M.S. University of Cincinnati
Ph.D. University of Louisville

Kroeger, Timothy J., 1994

Professor of Geology
Coordinator, Earth Science and Geology
B.A. University of Minnesota-Morris
M.S. South Dakota School of Mines
Ph.D. University of North Dakota

Larson, Julie E., 1990

Professor of Chemistry
Chair, Department of Chemistry
B.S. St. Cloud State University
Ph.D. University of North Dakota

Lawrence, Mark, 2001

Assistant Professor of Geography
B.A. Grinnell College
M.A. University of Iowa
M.A. University of Iowa
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Lee, Russell F., 1973

Professor of Psychology
Director, Center for Professional Develoment
B.A. The College of William and Mary
Ed.M. Rutgers University
Ed.D. Rutgers University

Leif, Douglas, 1990

Professor of Business Administration
Chair, Department of Business Administration
B.S. Mankato State University
M.S. Iowa State University

Ley, Robert D., 1977

Professor of Economics
Director, International Studies
B.A. New York University
M.A. New York University
Ph.D. Washington State University

Lindgren, Alice M.L., 1963

Professor of Biology
Coordinator, Clinical Laboratory Science
B.A. Augsburg College
M.S. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Livingston, Colleen, 1995

Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S. Utah State University
M.S. Colorado State University
Ph.D. Colorado State University

Logan, P. Bradley, 1998

Professor of Music
Chair, Department of Music
B.S. North Dakota State University
M.A. California State University-Long Beach
D.M.A. University of Illinois

Ludeman, Randall B., 1988

Assistant Director, Residential Life
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Mankato State University
Ph.D. Iowa State University

Lund, David H., 1972

Professor of Philosophy
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. University of North Dakota
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Lund, Eric E., 1990

Associate Professor of Mathematics
Coordinator, Mathematics Program
B.A. Concordia College-Moorhead
M.S. University of Iowa
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Maglajlic, Dada, 1996

Professor of Social Work
B.A. University of Zagreb
M.A. Michigan State University
Ph.D. University of Belgrade

Marek, Keith, 2001

Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.A. Jamestown College
Ph.D. University of Illinois

Mastro, James, 1998

Professor of Professional Education
B.A. Augsburg College
M.A. University of St. Thomas
Ph.D. Texas Women's University

McCartney, Catherine E., 1989

Professor of Professional Education
B.S. Mankato State University
M.S. St. Cloud State University
Ph.D. University of Idaho

McCracken, James R., 1984

Professor of Technological Studies
Director, Center for Career and Technical Education
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Stout
M.S. University of Wisconsin-Stout
Ed.D. Texas A&M University

McManus, Brendan, 1998

Associate Professor of History
M.A. Syracuse University
Ph.D. Syracuse University

Mengelkoch, Louise, 1988

Associate Professor of Journalism
Chair, Department of Mass Communication
B.S. University of Minnesota
M.A. Bemidji State University

Meyer, Kathleen, 1990

Professor of German
Chair, Department of Modern Languages
B.A. Macalester College
M.A. University of Kansas (German)
M.A. University of Kansas (French)
Ph.D. University of Kansas (German)

Michael, Nancy Carolyn, 1990

Professor of English
B.S. Mississippi University for Women
M.A. University of Virginia
Ph.D. Tulane University (English)
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison (German)

Milowski, Carol Porterfield, 1985

Associate Professor of English
B.A. Bemidji State University
M.A. Bemidji State University
Ph.D. Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Morgan, Michael C., 1986

Professor of English
Director, Composition
B.A. St. Cloud State University
M.A. St. Cloud State University
Ph.D. Bowling Green State University

Morine, Gerald, 1984

Professor of Chemistry
B.S. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Murphy, John Thomas, 2001

Associate Professor of History
Chair, Department of History
 
B.A. Purdue University
M.A. Northern Arizona University
Ph.D. University of Illinois

Nielsen, Carol L., 1985

Professor of Business Administration
Interim Dean, College of Professional Studies & Graduate Studies
B.S. University of Montana
J.D. William Mitchell College of Law
C.P.A.

Norris-Raynbird, Carla, 2006

Assistant Professor of Sociology
B.A.H. University of Winnipeg
M.S. Texas A&M University
Ph.D. Texas A&M University

Oldham, Ronald L., 1989

Associate Professor of Professional Education
B.A. Colorado College
M.A. University of New Mexico
Ph.D. University of New Mexico

Olson, Darren, 2002

Assistant Professor of Technological Studies
Chair, Department of Technological Studies
B.S. Brigham Young University
M.S. Bowling Green State University
Ph.D. Indiana State University

Olson, Judy, 1999

Associate Professor of Professional Education
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Bemidji State University

Openshaw, Kerry L., 1984

Professor of Biology
B.S. Brigham Young University
M.S. Brigham Young University
Ph.D. Utah State University

Palivec, Donna K., 1994

Associate Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
B.S. Indiana University
M.A. Ball State University
Ed.D. University of Minnesota

Peterson, Debra, 1999

Associate Professor of Sociology
Coordinator, Sociology
B.A. Bemidji State University
M.P.A. University of North Dakota
Ph.D. University of Nebraska

Pugh, Joel, 2002

Assistant Professor of Music
B.A. Ithaca College
M.S. Bowling Green State University
Ph.D. Michigan State University

Quistgaard, Jon E., 1979

President
B.A. University of Arizona
M.A. University of Arizona
Ph.D. University of Arizona

Rafferty, James M., 1976

Professor of Psychology
B.A. University of California-Los Angeles
M.A. University of California-Los Angeles
Ph.D. University of California-Los Angeles

Rave, Elizabeth H., 1994

Professor of Biology
B.A. St. Olaf College
M.S. Auburn University
Ph.D. University of North Dakota

Reesink, Carole J., 1977

Professor of Elementary Education
B.S. Iowa Wesleyan
M.A. University of Northern Iowa
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Reitmeir, Mary Ann, 1982

Associate Professor of Social Work
B.S.W. Temple University
M.S.W. University of Minnesota-Duluth
Graduate Study: University of Minnesota

Reynolds, John "Jack" W., 1980

Professor of Elementary Education
Chair, Department of Professional Education
B.S. University of Wisconsin
M.S. University of Wisconsin
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

Richards, Carol, 1988

Associate Professor of Speech
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.A. Bemidji State University
Ph.D. Southern Illinois University

Richards, James L., 1976

Professor of Computer Science
Chair, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
B.S. Illinois State University
M.S. University of Missouri-Rolla
Ph.D. University of Missouri-Rolla

Richgels, Glen W., 1993

Professor of Mathematics
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Rivera, Blanca, 2000

Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A. Princeton University
M.A. Cornell University
Ph.D. Cornell University

Rogers, Patricia L., 1996

Professor of Professional Education
B.S. University of Minnesota
M.A. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Rosselet, Susan M., 1983

Professor of Computer Science
B.A. Saint Norbert College
M.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. University of Missouri-Rolla
Ph.D. University of Oregon

Sakrison, Dale L., 1987

Professor of Professional Education
A.A. Mesabi Community College
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Bemidji State University
Ed.D. University of North Dakota

Salscheider, Karl W., 1981

Professor of Health
B.S. Northern Michigan University
M.A. Northern Michigan University
Ph.D. University of Utah

Sauer, Tim, 2002

Assistant Professor of Professional Education
B.A. Bemidji State University
M.S. Mankato State University
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Scheela, Rochelle (Riki) A., 1983

Professor of Nursing
B.A. College of St. Catherine
M.A. College of St. Thomas
M.S. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of Texas

Scheela, William J., 1980

Professor of Business Administration
B.A. University of Minnesota-Duluth
M.B.A. Mankato State University
Ph.D. University of Minnesota
Graduate Study: Indiana University

Schlemper, CarolAnn, 1988

Professor of English
B.A. St. Cloud State University
M.A. University of Montana
M.F.A. University of Montana
Ph.D. University of Nebraska

Schmit, Mark, 1991

Associate Professor of Technological Studies
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Stout
M.S. University of Wisconsin-Stout
Ed.D. University of Minnesota

Scrivner, Susan J., 1975

Professor of English
B.A. University of South Florida
M.A. Florida State University
Ph.D. Florida State University
Graduate Study: Northwestern University

Siems, Dann, 1995

Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.A. Bemidji State University

Skinner, Jauneth, 1994

Professor of Visual Arts
A.S. Indiana University
B.F.A. Indiana University
M.F.A. Bowling Green State University

Smith, David, 2002

Assistant Professor of Business Administration
B.A. Purdue University
M.B.A. Indiana State University
Graduate Study: Mississippi State University

Smith, Kathryn, 1986

Professor of Educational Foundations
B.S. University of Illinois
M.S. University of Illinois
Ed.D. University of Illinois

Sonsteng, Kathleen A., 2000

Assistant Professor of Professional Education
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Bemidji State University

Spigarelli, Steven A., 1982

Professor of Environmental Studies
Director, Center for Environmental Studies
B.A. Northwestern University
M.S. University of Illinois
Ph.D. Michigan State University

Spindler, Richard P., 2006

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S. University of Wisconsin
M.S. University of Michigan
M.S. University of Wisconsin
Ph.D. University of Vermont

Stone, James, 2002

Assistant Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
Head Soccer Coach
B.A. Concordia College
M.S. St. Mary’s University

Traxler, Kenneth W., 1997

Professor of Chemistry
B.A. University of Minnesota-Morris
Ph.D. University of Denver

Treuer, Anton, 2000

Associate Professor of Ojibwe
B.A. Princeton University
M.A. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of Minnesota

Truedson, John R., 1993

Associate Professor of Physics
Coordinator, Science
B.S. University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
M.S. Colorado State University
Ph.D. Colorado State University

Van Erp, Nancy, 2007

Assistant Professor of Professional Education
B.A. University of Minnesota-Morris
M.A. University of St. Thomas
ABD: Capella University

Vohnout, Vincent, 2005

Associate Professor of Technological Studies
B.S. Cleveland State University
M.S. Ohio State University
Ph.D. Ohio State University

Weaver, Rosalie M., 1987

Professor of English
Coordinator, Humanities
B.A. University of Minnesota
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.A. Bemidji State University
Ph.D. University of Manitoba

Webb, Derek, 2002

Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S. University of Wisconsin--Madison
M.S. Montana State University
Ph.D. Montana State University

Welle, Patrick G., 1982

Professor of Economics and Environmental Studies
B.A. St. John's University
M.A. University of Wisconsin
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

Wentzel, Randy S., 2005

Assistant Professor of Technological Studies
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. Bemidji State University

Westhoff, Randy, 1994

Professor of Mathematics
B.A. Eastern Washington University
M.S. Eastern Washington University
Ph.D. University of Utah

White, James, 2006

Assistant Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
B.A. Bemidji State University
M.S. University of Kentucky
Ph.D. North Dakota State University

Wiltse, Sally, 2001

Assistant Professor of Physical Education, Health, and Sport
B.S. Mankato State University
M.Ed. University of North Dakota

Wolf, Marty, 1998

Professor of Computer Science
B.A. University of Minnesota-Morris
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Womack, Ranae, 1985

Professor of Nursing
Acting Dean, College of Social and Natural Sciences
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.S. University of North Dakota
Ph.D. University of North Dakota

Wood, Kari, 2000

Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.S. Bemidji State University
M.B.A. Moorhead State University
Ph.D. Capella University

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