2022-23 Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate Chair

 
President Joan Gabel headshot

President Joan Gabel

Faculty Consultative Committee (FCC) Members

 
Professor Kristin Hickman

Kristin Hickman,
Faculty Senate vice chair

Law School
[email protected]

Colleen Flaherty Manchester

Colleen Flaherty Manchester,
FCC chair

Work and Organizations
Carlson School of Management
[email protected]

Professor Mark Bee holds a tiny frog on his thumb; in the background, computer screens display data

Mark Bee, FCC vice chair

Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior
College of Biological Sciences
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Professor Ned Patterson

Ned Patterson, past FCC chair

Veterinary Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
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Professor Carl Flink

Carl Flink

Theatre Arts and Dance
College of Liberal Arts
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Professor Jennifer Goodnough

Jennifer Goodnough

Chemistry
Science & Math
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Professor Sharon Jansa, outdoors, holding a platypus

Sharon Jansa

Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior
College of Biological Sciences
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Professor William Jones headshot

William Jones

History
College of Liberal Arts
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Kathleen Krichbaum

Kathleen Krichbaum

School of Nursing
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Professor Perry Leo

Perry Leo

Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
College of Science and Engineering
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Professor Beth Lewis

Beth Lewis

Sport and Exercise Psychology
College of Education and Human Development
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Monica Luciana headshot

Monica Luciana

Psychology
College of Liberal Arts
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Tania Mitchell headshot

Tania Mitchell

Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development
College of Education and Human Development
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Professor Ann Parr

Ann Parr

Neurosurgery
Medical School
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Academic Clinical Affairs

 
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TBD

Center for Allied Health Programs

 
Tami Alpaugh

Tami Alpaugh

Medical Laboratory Sciences
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Corey McGee headshot

Corey McGee

Occupational Therapy
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Carlson School of Management

 
Professor John Budd

John Budd

Human Resources & Labor
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Professor Vivian Fang

Vivian Fang

Accounting
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Murray Frank headshot

Murray Frank

Finance
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Professor Pervin Shroff

Pervin Shroff

Accounting
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Professor Alison Xu

Alison Xu

Marketing
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Alternates:

 
Robert Goldstein

Finance
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Svjetlana Mazdar

Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship
[email protected]

 

 

College of Biological Sciences

 
James Cotner stands near a body of water

James Cotner

Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
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David Moeller headshot

David Moeller

Plant and Microbial Biology
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Anna Mosser

Anna Mosser

Biology Teaching and Learning
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Professor Jeffrey Simon

Jeff Simon

Genetics, Cell Biology and Development
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Professor Emilie Snell-Rood poses with a butterfly resting on her outstretched finger

Emilie Snell-Rood

Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
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College of Continuing and Professional Studies

 
Rajean Moone

Rajean Moone

Long Term Care
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College of Design

 
James Boyd-Brent

James Boyd-Brent

Design, Housing, and Apparel
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Professor Elizabeth Bye

Elizabeth Bye

Design, Housing, and Apparel
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Alternates:

Linsey Griffin

Design, Housing, and Apparel
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Malini Srivastava

Architecture
[email protected]

 

College of Education and Human Development

 
Professor Daheia Barr-Anderson

Daheia Barr-Anderson

Kinesiology
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Breanne Byiers

Breanne Byiers

Educational Psychology
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Zan Gao

Zan Gao

Kinesiology
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Katie Johnston-Goodstar

Katie Johnston-Goodstar

Social Work
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Gary Peter headshot

Gary Peter

Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development
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Timothy Piehler headshot

Timothy Piehler

Family Social Science
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Lynette Renner

Lynette Renner

Social Work
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Professor Bhaskar Upadhyay

Bhaskar Upadhyay

Curriculum and Instruction
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Headshot of Professor Ross VeLure Roholt, who is smiling and wearing black glasses and a blue shirt

Ross VeLure Roholt

Social Work
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Alternates:

Carolyn Berger

Educational Psychology
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College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences

 
George Annor

George Annor

Food Science & Nutrition
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Marc Bellemar headshot

Marc Bellemare

Applied Economics
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Jerry Cohen

Jerry Cohen

Horticultural Science
[email protected]

Gary Cooper

Gary Cooper

Applied Economics
[email protected]

James Forester headshot

James Forester

Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology
[email protected]

Bo Hu headshot

Bo Hu

Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering
[email protected]

Justin Johnson headshot

Justin Johnson

Applied Economics
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Stephen Kells

Stephen Kells

Entomology
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Professor Jason Kerwin headshot

Jason Kerwin

Applied Economics
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Professor Tim Smith headshot

Tim Smith

Bioproducts/Biosystems Engineering
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Professor Peter Snyder headshot

Peter Snyder

Soil, Water & Climate
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Ce Yang headshot

Ce Yang

Bioproducts/Biosystems Engineering
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Alternates:

Kumar Mallikarjunan

Food Science & Nutrition
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College of Liberal Arts

 
Akosua Addo headshot

Akosua Addo

Music
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Yangjie Bian headshot

Yangjie Bian

Sociology
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Elizabeth Boyle

Elizabeth Boyle

Sociology
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James Cihlar

English Languages and Literature
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Eric Daigre, wearing an aqua collared shirt and glasses, stands in front of a green house

Eric Daigre

English
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Giovanna Dell'Orto standing on Nicollet Mall. Behind her is Morrill Hall, an orange autumn tree, and green grass.

Giovanna Dell'Orto

Journalism & Mass Communication
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Kale Fajardo headshot

Kale Fajardo

American Studies
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Ofelia Ferran

Spanish and Portuguese
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Michael Gallope

Michael Gallope

Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature
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Sheer Ganor headshot. She is half smiling, wearing a black shirt, against a gray background.

Sheer Ganor

History
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Professor Douglas Hartmann

Douglass Hartmann

Sociology
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Michelle Lekas

Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature
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Carolyn Liebler headshot

Carolyn Liebler

Sociology
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Ellen Messer-Davidow

Ellen Messer-Davidow

English
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Professor Benjamin Munson

Benjamin Munson

Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
[email protected]

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David Rahman

Economics
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Professor Matthias Rothe

Matthias Rothe

German, Nordic, Slavic & Dutch
[email protected]

Professor Jennifer Row at a restaurant

Jennifer Row

French & Italian
[email protected]

Helena Ruf headshot

Helena Ruf

German, Nordic, Slavic & Dutch
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Dean Sorenson wearing a dark gray suit and short with a maroon patterned tie, holding a trombone

Dean Sorenson

Music
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Professor Karen-Sue Taussig

Karen-Sue Taussig

Anthropology
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Trina Whitaker

French & Italian
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Tetsuya Yamada

Art
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College of Pharmacy

 
Professor Courtney Aldrich

Courtney Aldrich

Medicinal Chemistry
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Professor Elizabeth Ambrose

Elizabeth Ambrose

Medicinal Chemistry
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Professor Jason Varin

Jason Varin

Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems
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College of Science and Engineering

 
Ardeshir Ebtehaj headshot

Ardeshir Ebtehaj

Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering
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Professor Ryan Elliott

Ryan Elliott

Aerospace Engineering Mechanics
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Associate Professor Jasmine Foo

Jasmine Foo

Mathematics
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David Fox headshot

David Fox

Earth and Environmental Sciences
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Jiali Gao headshot. He is wearing a purple checked button down shirt and glasses, and blurred behind him is the Minneapolis skyline.

Jiali Gao

Chemistry
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Stefano Gonella sits at a table, writing. Behind him is a blackboard with notes and formulas on it.

Stefano Gonella

Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering
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Jarvis Haupt headshot. He is wearing a dark gray suit, maroon tie, and light blue shirt.

Jarvis Haupt

Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Professor Ravi Janardan

Ravi Janardan

Computer Science and Engineering
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Perry Li headshot

Perry Li

Mechanical Engineering
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Mihai Marasteanu

Mihai Marasteanu

Physics & Astronomy
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Ned Mohan headshot

Ned Mohan

Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Professor David Morse

David Morse

Chemical Engineering and Materials Sciences
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Emily Pelton headshot

Emily Pelton

Chemistry
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Natalia Perkins, wearing a black top and coral scarf

Natalia Perkins

Physics & Astronomy
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Jonathan Sachs

Jonathan Sachs

Biomedical Engineering
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Kumar Tamma headshot

Kumar Tamma

Mechanical Engineering
[email protected]

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Aaron Wynveen

Physics & Astronomy
[email protected]

 

College of Veterinary Medicine

 
Kathleen Boris-Lawrie headshot

Kathleen Boris-Lawrie

Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences
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Carol Cardona

Carol Cardona

Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
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Professor Maxim Cheeran

Maxim Cheeran

Veterinary Population Medicine
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Rosalind Chow

Rosalind Chow

Veterinary Clinical Sciences
[email protected]

Marie Culhane

Marie Culhane

Veterinary Population Medicine
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Humphrey School of Public Affairs

 
Gabriel Chan headshot

Gabriel Chan

Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy
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Professor Maria Hanratty

Maria Hanratty

Social Policy Analysis
[email protected]

 

Law School (2022-23 election pending)

 
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TBD

Law

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TBD

Law

 

Libraries

 
Emily Beck headshot

Emily Beck

Health Science Library
[email protected]

Carolyn Bishoff headshot

Carolyn Bishoff

Physics, Astronomy, and Earth Sciences
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Wanda Marsolek (they/them)

Wanda Marsolek

Research & Learning
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Alternate:

Philip Herold

Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Sciences
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Medical School

 
Professor Jerica Berge

Jerica Berge

Family Medicine and Community Health
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Professor Eric Bomberg

Eric Bomberg

Pediatrics
[email protected]

Dr. Aaron Corfield headshot

Aaron Corfield

Podiatry
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Marija Cvetanovic headshot

Marija Cvetanovic

Neuroscience
[email protected]

Professor Erhan Dincer headshot

Erhan Dincer

Medicine
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Professor Mary Garry

Mary Garry

Medicine
[email protected]

Ryan Hunter headshot

Ryan Hunter

Microbiology/Immunology
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Professor Kristina Krohn headshot

Kristina Krohn

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Christophe Lenglet headshot

 

Christophe Lenglet

Radiology
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Vishnu Laalitha Surapaneni headshot

Vishnu Laalitha Suprapaneni

General Medicine
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Glenn Lobo headshot

Glenn Lobo

Ophthalmology
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Pawel Mroz headshot

Pawel Mroz

Lab Medicine & Pathology
[email protected]

Professor Shanthi Narasimhan headshot

Shanthi Narasimhan

Pediatrics
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Kyriakie Sarafoglou

Kyriakie Sarafoglou

Pediatrics
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Chris Staley headshot

Christopher Staley

Surgery
[email protected]

Professor Steven Stovitz headshot

Steven Stovitz

Family Medicine and Community Health
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Carrie Ann Terrell headshot

Carrie Ann Terrell

Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women's Health
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Professor John Wagner headshot

John Wagner

Pediatrics
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Professor Alexandra Zagoloff

Sasha Zagoloff

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
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13 senators TBD

Alternate:

Lisa Chow

Medicine
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Office of the Vice President for Research

 
Professor Shujun Liu

Shujun Liu

The Hormel Institute
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James Robinson

The Hormel Institute
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School of Dentistry

 
Rajaram Gopalakrishnan

Rajaram Gopalakrishnan

Diagnostic and Biological Sciences
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Jacqueline Medina

Jacqueline Medina

Restorative Services
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Carol Meyer

Primary Dental Care
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Professor Rachel Uppgaard-Penaz sits on a step in front of an ornate maroon door

Rachel Uppgaard

Surgical Science
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Alternate:

Wook-Jin Seong

Restorative Sciences
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School of Nursing

 
Niloufar Hadidi headshot

Niloufar Hadidi

Gerentological Nursing
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Professor Martin Michalowski

Martin Michalowski

Population Health and Systems Cooperative
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Assistant Professor Maria Ruud

Maria Ruud

Academic Programs
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School of Public Health

 
Ellen Demerath

Ellen Demerath

Epidemiology & Community Health
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Professor Ezra Golberstein

Ezra Golberstein

Health Policy & Management
[email protected]

Carrie Henning-Smith headshot

Carrie Henning-Smith

Health Policy & Management
[email protected]

Heather Nelson headshot

Heather Nelson

Epidemiology and Community Health
[email protected]

Jim Pankow headshot

Jim Pankow

Epidemiology and Community Health
[email protected]

 

Rachel Widome headshot

Rachel Widome

Epidemiology and Community Health
[email protected]

 

University of Minnesota, Crookston (2022-23 election pending)

 
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2 senators TBD

University of Minnesota, Duluth

 
Professor Bob Sterner

Robert Sterner

Large Lakes Observatory
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University of Minnesota Extension

 
John Bennett headshot

John Bennett

Cloquet Forestry Center
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Sharon Powell

Urban Research & Outreach-Engagement Center
[email protected]

Xinyi Qian headshot

Xinyi Qian

Tourism Center
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Liz Stahl headshot

Liz Stahl

Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
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Kate Welshons

Kate Welshons

Family Development
[email protected]

University of Minnesota, Morris

 
Professor Dan Demetriou headshot

Dan Demetriou

Philosophy
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Professor Ben Narvaez poses in front of mountains

Benjamin Narvaez

Social Sciences
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Professor David Roberts

David Roberts

Math
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Professor Kevin Whalen

Kevin Whalen

Social Sciences
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University of Minnesota, Rochester

 
Abraham Ayebo headshot

Abraham Ayebo

[email protected]

Kelsey Metzger headshot

Kelsey Metzger

[email protected]

 

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