2021-22 Faculty Senate

   

Faculty Senate Chair

 
President Joan Gabel headshot

President Joan Gabel

Faculty Consultative Committee (FCC) Members

 
Professor Carol Chomsky

Carol Chomsky,
Faculty Senate vice chair

Law School
[email protected]

Professor Ned Patterson

Ned Patterson, FCC chair

Veterinary Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
[email protected]

Colleen Flaherty Manchester

Colleen Flaherty Manchester,
FCC vice chair

Work and Organizations
Carlson School of Management
[email protected]

Professor Phil Buhlmann

Phil Buhlmann, FCC past chair

Chemistry
College of Science and Engineering
[email protected]

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

Mark Bee

Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
College of Biological Sciences
[email protected]

Professor Carl Flink

Carl Flink

Theatre Arts and Dance
College of Liberal Arts
[email protected]

Professor Jayne Fulkerson

Jayne Fulkerson

Child Family Health Cooperative
School of Nursing
[email protected]

Professor Jennifer Goodnough

Jennifer Goodnough

Chemistry
Science & Math
[email protected]

Professor Zenzele Isoke headshot

Zenzele Isoke

Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies
College of Liberal Arts
[email protected]

Professor Michael Kyba

Michael Kyba

Pediatrics
Medical School
[email protected]

Monica Luciana headshot

Monica Luciana

Psychology
College of Liberal Arts
[email protected]

Professor Keith Mayes in front of shelves of books

Keith Mayes

African American & African Studies
College of Liberal Arts
[email protected]

Tania Mitchell headshot

Tania Mitchell

Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development
College of Education and Human Development
[email protected]

Professor Tracy Twine

Tracy Twine

Soil, Water, and Climate
College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences
[email protected]

 

Academic Clinical Affairs

 
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TBD

Center for Allied Health Programs

 
Tami Alpaugh

Tami Alpaugh

Medical Laboratory Sciences
[email protected]

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Corey McGee

Occupational Therapy
[email protected]

 

Carlson School of Management

 
Professor Hengjie Ai headshot

Hengjie Ai

Finance
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Frank Gigler

Frank Gigler

Accounting
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George John

George John

Marketing
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Murray Frank

Finance
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Professor Pervin Shroff

Pervin Shroff

Accounting
[email protected]

Alternates:

 
Connie Wanberg

Work & Organizations
[email protected]

Chandra Kanodia

Finance
[email protected]

 

 

College of Biological Sciences

 
James Cotner stands near a body of water

James Cotner

Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
[email protected]

Professor Sharon Jansa, outdoors, holding a platypus

Sharon Jansa

Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
[email protected]

Professor Max Kramer stands outside a brick building

Maxwell Kramer

Biology Teaching and Learning
[email protected]

Anna Mosser

Anna Mosser

Biology Teaching and Learning
[email protected]

Professor Jeffrey Simon

Jeff Simon

Genetics, Cell Biology and Development
[email protected]

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

 
Fiyyaz Karim poses in a field of wildflowers, wearing a bowtie and holding his jacket over his shoulder

Fiyyaz Karim

Integrative Behavioral Health and Addictions Counseling
[email protected]

Rajean Moone

Rajean Moone

Long Term Care
[email protected]

 

College of Design

 
James Boyd-Brent

James Boyd-Brent

Design, Housing, and Apparel
[email protected]

Professor Elizabeth Bye

Elizabeth Bye

Design, Housing, and Apparel
[email protected]

Alternates:

Linsey Griffin

Design, Housing, and Apparel
[email protected]

Malini Srivastava

Architecture
[email protected]

 

College of Education and Human Development

 
Professor Daheia Barr-Anderson

Daheia Barr-Anderson

Kinesiology
[email protected]

Breanne Byiers

Breanne Byiers

Educational Psychology
[email protected]

Zan Gao

Zan Gao

Kinesiology
[email protected]

Katie Johnston-Goodstar

Katie Johnston-Goodstar

Social Work
[email protected]

Margaret Kelly

Margaret Kelly

Family Social Science
[email protected]

Gary Peter

Gary Peter

Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development
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Professor Bhaskar Upadhyay

Bhaskar Upadhyay

Curriculum and Instruction
[email protected]

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

Ross VeLure Roholt

Social Work
[email protected]

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Open Seat

 

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Open Seat

 

Alternates:

William Bart

Educational Psychology
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David Christesen

Organizational Leadership, Policy & Development
[email protected]

Zan Gao

Kinesiology
[email protected]

Priscilla Gibson

Social Work
[email protected]

Juergen Konczak

Kinesiology
[email protected]

Heidi Presslein

Social Work
[email protected]

Sashank Varma

Educational Psychology
[email protected]

 

College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences

 
Professor David Andow

David Andow

Entomology
[email protected]

George Annor

George Annor

Food Science & Nutrition
[email protected]

Professor Changbin Chen amongst tomato plants, wearing a U of M hat

Changbin Chen

Horticultural Science
[email protected]

Jerry Cohen

Jerry Cohen

Horticultural Science
[email protected]

Gary Cooper

Gary Cooper

Applied Economics
[email protected]

Professor Ann Fallon holds a test tube; behind her is a computer screen showing data

Ann Fallon

Entomology
[email protected]

Professor George Heimpel outdoors on a sunny day

George Heimpel

Entomology
[email protected]

Stephen Kells

Stephen Kells

Entomology
[email protected]

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Jason Kerwin

Applied Economics
[email protected]

Professor David Smith

David Smith

Food Science and Nutrition
[email protected]

Professor Tim Smith headshot

Tim Smith

Bioproducts/Biosystems Engineering
[email protected]

Professor Peter Snyder headshot

Peter Snyder

Soil, Water & Climate
[email protected]

Ce Yang headshot

Ce Yang

Bioproducts/Biosystems Engineering
[email protected]

Alternates:

Kumar Mallikarjunan

Food Science & Nutrition
[email protected]

 

 

College of Liberal Arts

 
Akosua Addo headshot

Akosua Addo

Music
[email protected]

Aren Aizura

Aren Aizura

Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies
[email protected]

Lee-Ann Breuch headshot

Lee-Ann Breuch

Writing Studies
[email protected]

Tony Brown

Tony Brown

Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature
[email protected]

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

Eric Daigre

English
[email protected]

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
[email protected]

Jack DeWaard

Jack DeWaard

Sociology
[email protected]

Kale Fajardo headshot

Kale Fajardo

American Studies
[email protected]

V.V. Ganeshananthan

V.V. Ganeshananthan

English
[email protected]

Sheer Ganor headshot. She is half smiling, wearing a black shirt, against a gray background.

Sheer Ganor

History
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Claire Halpert

Claire Halpert

Linguistics
[email protected]

Professor William Jones headshot

William Jones

History
[email protected]

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Michelle Lekas

Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature
[email protected]

Professor Liza Meredith

Liza Meredith

Psychology
[email protected]

Ellen Messer-Davidow

Ellen Messer-Davidow

English
[email protected]

Michael Minta

Michael Minta

Political Science
[email protected]

Professor Benjamin Munson

Benjamin Munson

Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
[email protected]

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
[email protected]

Dean Sorenson wearing a dark gray suit and short with a maroon patterned tie, holding a trombone

Dean Sorenson

Music
[email protected]

Professor Karen-Sue Taussig

Karen-Sue Taussig

Anthropology
[email protected]

Professor Emily Vraga

Emily Vraga

Journalism & Mass Communication
[email protected]

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Trina Whitaker

French & Italian
[email protected]

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Tetsuya Yamada

Art
[email protected]

College of Pharmacy

 
Professor Courtney Aldrich

Courtney Aldrich

Medicinal Chemistry
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Professor Elizabeth Ambrose

Elizabeth Ambrose

Medicinal Chemistry
[email protected]

Wendy St. Peter

Wendy St. Peter

Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems
[email protected]

Professor Jason Varin

Jason Varin

Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems
[email protected]

 

College of Science and Engineering

 
Professor Jennifer Alexander

Jennifer Alexander

History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
[email protected]

Professor Ryan Elliott

Ryan Elliott

Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics
[email protected]

Associate Professor Jasmine Foo

Jasmine Foo

Mathematics
[email protected]

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
[email protected]

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
[email protected]

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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Professor Kevin Leder

Kevin Leder

Industrial and Systems Engineering
[email protected]

Professor Vuk Mandic

Vuk Mandic

Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering
[email protected]

Mihai Marasteanu

Mihai Marasteanu

Physics & Astronomy
[email protected]

Gopalan Nadathur

Gopalan Nadathur

Computer Science and Engineering
[email protected]

Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos

Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos

Computer Science and Engineering
[email protected]

Natalia Perkins, wearing a black top and coral scarf

Natalia Perkins

Physics & Astronomy
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Professor Theresa Reineke

Theresa Reineke

Chemistry
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Jonathan Sachs

Jonathan Sachs

Biomedical Engineering
[email protected]

College of Veterinary Medicine

 
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Kathleen Boris-Lawrie

Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences
[email protected]

Professor Maxim Cheeran

Maxim Cheeran

Veterinary Population Medicine
[email protected]

Erin Dickerson

Erin Dickerson

Veterinary Clinical Sciences
[email protected]

Dr. Sheila Torres

Sheila Torres

Veterinary Clinical Sciences
[email protected]

Dr. Bruce Walcheck

Bruce Walcheck

Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences
[email protected]

Humphrey School of Public Affairs

 
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Gabriel Chan

Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy
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Professor Maria Hanratty

Maria Hanratty

Social Policy Analysis
[email protected]

 

Law School

 
Francis Shen

Francis Shen

Law
[email protected]

Christopher Soper

Christopher Soper

Law
[email protected]

 

Libraries

 
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Carolyn Bishoff

Physics, Astronomy, and Earth Sciences
[email protected]

Mariya Gyendina

Mariya Gyendina

Arts & Humanities
[email protected]

Wanda Marsolek (they/them)

Wanda Marsolek

Research & Learning
[email protected]

Alternate:

Philip Herold

Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Sciences
[email protected]

 

 

Medical School

 
Professor Jerica Berge

Jerica Berge

Family Medicine and Community Health
[email protected]

Professor Eric Bomberg

Eric Bomberg

Pediatrics
[email protected]

Professor Lihsia Chen

Lihsia Chen

Genetics, Cell Biology & Development
[email protected]

Dr. Aaron Corfield headshot

Aaron Corfield

Podiatry
[email protected]

Marija Cvetanovic headshot

Marija Cvetanovic

Neuroscience
[email protected]

Professor Erhan Dincer headshot

Erhan Dincer

Medicine
[email protected]

Professor Christen Ebens

Christen Ebens

Pediatrics
[email protected]

Professor Tim Emory

Tim Emory

Radiology
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Professor Mary Garry

Mary Garry

Medicine
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Professor Rahel Ghebre

Rahel Ghebre

Obstetrics & Gynecology
[email protected]

Professor Andrew Grande

Andrew Grande

Neurosurgery
[email protected]

Ryan Hunter headshot

Ryan Hunter

Microbiology/Immunology
[email protected]

Professor Kristina Krohn headshot

Kristina Krohn

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Christophe Lenglet headshot

 

Christophe Lenglet

Radiology
[email protected]

Glenn Lobo headshot

Glenn Lobo

Ophthalmology
[email protected]

Professor Paula Ludewig

Paula Ludewig

Physical Therapy
[email protected]

Professor Pawel Mroz

Pawel Mroz

Lab Medicine & Pathology
[email protected]

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Taj Mustapha

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
[email protected]

Professor Shanthi Narasimhan headshot

Shanthi Narasimhan

Pediatrics
[email protected]

Professor Elizabeth Neil

Elizabeth Neil

Neurology
[email protected]

Professor Mary Owen

Mary Owen

Family Medicine
[email protected]

Professor Emilian Racila

Emilian Racila

Lab Medicine & Pathology
[email protected]

Kyriakie Sarafoglou

Kyriakie Sarafoglou

Pediatrics
[email protected]

Dr. Brian Sick

Brian Sick

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
[email protected]

Professor Guisheng Song

Guisheng Song

Medicine
[email protected]

Chris Staley headshot

Christopher Staley

Surgery
[email protected]

Professor Clifford Steer

Clifford Steer

Medicine
[email protected]

Professor Steven Stovitz headshot

Steven Stovitz

Family Medicine and Community Health
[email protected]

Carrie Ann Terrell headshot

Carrie Ann Terrell

Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women's Health
[email protected]

Professor Phu Tran

Phu Tran

Pediatrics
[email protected]

Professor John Wagner headshot

John Wagner

Pediatrics
[email protected]

Professor Alexandra Zagoloff

Sasha Zagoloff

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
[email protected]

Alternate:

Lisa Chow

Medicine
[email protected]

 

Office of the Vice President for Research

 
Professor Shujun Liu

Shujun Liu

The Hormel Institute
[email protected]

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James Robinson

The Hormel Institute
[email protected]

 

School of Dentistry

 
Rajaram Gopalakrishnan

Rajaram Gopalakrishnan

Diagnostic and Biological Sciences
[email protected]

Julie Olson

Julie Olson

Diagnostic and Biological Sciences
[email protected]

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

Rachel Uppgaard-Penaz

Surgical Science
[email protected]

Alternate:

Wook-Jin Seong

Restorative Sciences
[email protected]

 

 

School of Nursing

 
Professor Cynthia Bradley poses outside on a sunny day in front of a tree

Cynthia Bradley

Adult and Gerontological Health Cooperative
[email protected]

Professor Martin Michalowski

Martin Michalowski

Population Health and Systems Cooperative
[email protected]

Assistant Professor Maria Ruud

Maria Ruud

Academic Programs
[email protected]

School of Public Health

 
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

 
Professor Theodore Chapman

Theodore Chapman

Math, Science & Technology
[email protected]

University of Minnesota, Duluth

 
Professor Bob Sterner

Robert Sterner

Large Lakes Observatory
[email protected]

University of Minnesota Extension

 
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John Bennett

Cloquet Forestry Center
[email protected]

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Sharon Powell

Urban Research & Outreach-Engagement Center
[email protected]

Xinyi Qian headshot

Xinyi Qian

Tourism Center
[email protected]

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Liz Stahl

Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
[email protected]

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Open Seat

University of Minnesota, Morris

 
Professor Bart Finzel

Bart Finzel

Economica & Management
[email protected]

Professor Sara Lam poses outside in front of a campus building on a sunny day

Sara Lam

Education
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Professor Ben Narvaez poses in front of mountains

Benjamin Narvaez

Social Sciences
[email protected]
Professor Kevin Whalen

Kevin Whalen

Social Sciences
[email protected]

Alternates:

Dan Demetriou

Philosophy
[email protected]

David Roberts

Math
[email protected]

 

University of Minnesota, Rochester

 
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Molly Dingel

[email protected]

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Kristin Osiecki

[email protected]

 

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