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Praveen Aggarwal

Professor of Marketing
Department of Marketing
Labovitz School of Business and Economics

1318 Kirby Drive
385A LSBE
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-8971

paggarwa@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~paggarwa

Pricing and price promotions
Consumer decision-making
Strategic planning
Competitive strategy formulation
Corporate culture training

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Richard Axler

Senior Research Associate and Director
Central Analytical Laboratory
Natural Resources Research Institute

427 NRRI
Center for Water and the Environment
5013 Miller Trunk Hwy
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4316
218-341-4123 (cell)

raxler@nrri.umn.edu

http://www.nrri.umn.edu/staff/raxler.asp

Limnology/Aquatic ecology
Water quality
Lakes, streams, wetlands
Environmental chemistry
Wastewater treatment
Water science education

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Bryan Bandli

Scientist, Research Instrumentation Laboratory Manager
Department of Geological Sciences
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

1114 Kirby Dr
229 Heller Hall
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-7362

bbandli@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/RIL

Scanning electron microscopy
Electron backscatter diffraction
Minerals and mineralogy
X-ray analysis
Polarized light microscopy
Microscopes and microscopy
Mass spectrometry
Asbestos
Particulate characterization


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Beth Bartlett

Professor
Department of Women's Studies
College of Liberal Arts

494 Humanities
218726-8284
218-726-7651 (Fax)

bbartlet@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~bartlet

Women's issues
Feminist thought
Feminist movement
Feminism history
Ecofeminism - environment
Spirituality
Marriage equality
Nonviolence
Camus, Albert
Women and war
Women and peace

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Subhash Basak

Senior Research Associate, NRRI and
Adjunct Professor, Departments of Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology,
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Hwy
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4230

sbasak@nrri.umn.edu

http://www.nrri.umn.edu/Basak

Mathematical chemistry
Computational toxicology
Ecotoxicology
Chemical graph theory
Mathematical proteomics
Computer assisted drug design
Quantitative structure-activity relationships (QSAR)
Quantitative structure-toxicity relationships
Computer aided molecular design

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Bjoern Bauer

Assistant Professor
College of Pharmacy

1110 Kirby Dr
232 Life Science
Duluth, MN, 55812

218-726-6036 (Office)
218-726-6043 (Lab)
218-726-6500

bjbauer@d.umn.edu

http://www.pharmacy.umn.edu/faculty/bauer_bjoern/home.html


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Bill Berguson

Program Director
NRRI Forestry/Forest Products Division
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

bberguso@nrri.umn.edu

Fast-growing trees for pulp/paper industry
Hybrid trees
New energy resources, biomass resources

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Ken Bloom

Director
Tweed Museum of Art
School of Fine Arts

1201 Ordean Ct.
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-8751
218-726-8503 (Fax)

http://www.d.umn.edu/tma/

kbloom@d.umn.edu

Art and public policy
Museums and society
Arts management
Public programming
Cultural agencies and informal education
Contemporary art
Practice methodology and market
Art politics
Audience development
Art and public relations
Program development
Business of art


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Valerie Brady

Research Associate
Center for Water and the Environment

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

vbrady@nrri.umn.edu

Aquatic resources
Wetlands, streams, Great Lakes coast
Importance of water quality
Stormwater
Impact of rain gardens, diverting


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Brian Brashaw

Program Director
NRRI Forestry/Forest Products Division
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

bbrashaw@nrri.umn.edu

Forest products
Minnesota wood industries
Secondary wood products, cabinetry, flooring, composites
Nondestructive evaluation
Manufacturing industry
Lean training


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Dan Breneman

Research Fellow
Center for Water and the Environment

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

dbreneman@nrri.umn.edu

Aquatic resources/fish
Aquatic macroinvertebrates/bugs
Response to environment, chemicals


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Terry Brown

Research Associate
Center for Water and the Environment

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

tbrown@nrri.umn.edu

Landscape analysis
Spacial relationships
GIS programming
Ecological informatics/simulation
Simulation modeling
Spatially explicit simulation


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Brenda S. Butterfield

Instructor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

227 Bohannon Hall

218-726-7403

bbutterf@d.umn.edu

Student engagement through service-learning
Mindful teaching and learning
Social justice in education
Systems thinking
Collaborative practice
Civic engagement in higher education
Student engagement
Child development
Cross cultural psychology

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Scott Carlson

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

320 Bohannon Hall

218-726-6428
218-726-7186 (Fax)

carls116@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/psy/people/faculty/s_carlson.html

Impulsivity
Self-control
Binge drinking
Alcohol abuse
Risk taking
Personality
Psychophysiology
Abnormal psychology
Antisocial behavior

 

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Stephen B. Castleberry

Professor
Department of Marketing
Labovitz School of Business and Economics

1318 Kirby Drive
Dept of Marketing
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-6314
218-726-7578 (Fax)

scastleb@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~scastleb/

Personal selling
Marketing research


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Eshan V. Dave

Associate Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

1405 University Drive
254 SCIV
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-6454
218-726-6445 (Fax)

evdave@umn.edu

http://www.eshandave.com

Civil engineering
Materials
Asphalt
Bitumen
Pavement
Road
Highway
Material testing
Transportation


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Linda Deneen

Director
Information Technology Systems and Services
Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science

1120 University Drive
386 Kirby Plaza
Duluth, MN 55812-3085

218-726-7588
218-726-7587
218-726-8847
218-724-0500 (Home)

ldeneen@d.umn.edu

Internet
World wide web
Information technology management
Technology and student engagement
Social networking


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Jill Doerfler

Associate Professor
Department of American Indian Studies
College of Liberal Arts

218-726-7192 (direct)
218-726-8771(AIS)
218-726-6386 (fax)

doerflj@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~amind/main/Doerfler.php

American Indian studies
Anishinaabe studies
American Indian literature
American Indian life in the 20th century

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Pat Donahue

Program Director
Secondary Wood Products
Forestry/Forest Products Division
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

pdonahue@nrri.umn.edu


Wood science and technology
Housing systems/ wood-to-wood connection interfaces, hybrid prefab housing
Composite panels/ inorganic bonded fiber composites
Modified wood, building materials performance testing
Thermally-modified wood technologies and product development

 

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Kathy Dowell

Associate Professor 
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

326 Bohannon Hall

218 726-6742
218 726-7186 (fax)

kdowell@d.umn.edu

https://sites.google.com/a/d.umn.edu/kathy-dowell-umd-faculty/ 

Developmental psychopathology
Psychological disorders of children and adolescents
Child and adolescent psychotherapy
Community-based effectiveness of psychotherapy with children/adolescents
Couple and family relationships
Parent-child relationships
Online teaching

 


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Lester R. Drewes, PhD

Professor and Head
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

1035 University Ave
251 Medical School Bldg
University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth

218-726-7925
218-726-8014

ldrewes@d.umn.edu

http://www.med.umn.edu/duluth-internal-resources/bios/Lester-Drewes/

Brain vascular biology
Blood-brain barrier
Neurochemistry
Diseases of the brain
(Alzheimer's, stroke, epilepsy, cancer, diabetes, Parkinson's, Multiple Sclerosis)
Delivery of drugs to the brain
Mechanisms of learning and memory


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Douglas Dunham

Professor
Department of Computer Science
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

320 Heller Hall
1114 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812-3036

218-726-7510
218-726-7607

ddunham@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~ddunham

Computer art
Computer graphics
Works of artist M.C. Escher
Geometry

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Aydin Yucesan Durgunoglu

Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

1207 Ordean Court UMD

218-726-6885
218-726-7186

adurguno@d.umn.edu

Cognition
Literacy development
Language development
Adult literacy
Cross cultural psychology
Bilingualism, multilingualism
Health literacy

 

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Emmanuel Ugo Enemuoh

Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

109 VKH
1305 Ordean Court

218-726-7686
218-726-8596 (Fax)

eenemuoh@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~eenemuoh/

Material processing
Nondestructive evaluation techniques
Multidisciplinary senior design
Global sustainability (Study Abroad in Africa)
Material engineering lab
Material science
Non-destructive evaluation of materials
Engineering sustainability
CAD/CAM/CAE
Machining of advanced composite materials
Design and analysis of manufacturing processes
Sensors and signal processing techniques

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Julie Etterson

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

1035 Kirby Drive
207 Swenson Science Building
Duluth, MN 55812-3004

218-726-8110
218-726-7408
218-726-8142 (Fax)

jetterso@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~jetterso/

Evolution
Ecology
Genetics
Climate change
Native plant populations
Plant conservation
Invasive species
Maternal effects

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Amanda Evans

Educational Technology/Learning Technology Consultant
Information Technology Systems and Services (ITSS)

1208 Kirby Dr.
KPLz 386
Kirby Plaza 369
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-7680

amevans@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/itss/facstaff/

Educational technology
Teaching techniques and methodologies
Instructional design
Teaching technology to the campus community (students, staff, faculty)
Faculty development
Course management systems and learning environments
Distance education

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Robert Feyen

Director/Associate Professor
Master of Environmental Health and
Safety/Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

VKH 233

218-726-8327

rfeyen@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/mehs/contact/index.html

Safety occupational health
Ergonomics
Biomechanics
Work physiology
Human factors
Hazard control (hierarchy)
Human error
Usability of products and systems


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Kerry K. Fierke, Ed.D

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences
College of Pharmacy

kkfierke@d.umn.edu

Leadership
Team building
Organizational management
Organizational development
Change management
Conflict management
Accountability
Intergenerational organizations (veterans, baby boomers, generation Xers, millennials)


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Janet Fitzakerley

Associate Professor
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
Medical School Duluth

218-726-7012
218-726-6996

307 Med, 1035 University Drive, Duluth, MN 55812-3031

jfitzake@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~jfitzake

Hearing
Deafness
Nervous system
Neuroscience
Brain awareness week programs


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Don Fosnacht

Director
CARTD - Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

dfosnach@d.umn.edu

Energy/alternative energy
Biomass pretreatment, energy storage, solar heating
Extractive metallurgy
Steelmaking, iron ore reduction, hydrometallurgy


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Emily Gaarder

Associate Professor
Department of Sociology-Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts

Cina Hall 228

(218) 726-7094

egaarder@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~egaarder/Index.html

Restorative justice
Girls and juvenile justice system
Women and criminal justice system
Domestic violence
Animal rights movement
Social protest and movements


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Sheryl Grana

Associate Professor
Department of Sociology-Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts

228 Cina Hall
1123 University Dr
Duluth MN 55812-3006

218-726-7529
218-726-6386 (Fax)

sgrana@d.umn.edu

Social class inequalities
Race and ethnicity
Domestic violence
Gender issues
"Justice" -- social class, race/ethnicity, gender
General criminology


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Mindy Granley

Sustainability Coordinator
UMD Facilities Management

241 Darland Administration

218-726-8198
218-726-8127 (Fax)

mgranley@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/sustain

Campus sustainability
Greenhouse gas inventory
Greenhouse gas emissions
Energy emissions
Campus energy use
Energy conservation
Stormwater management


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Tim Hagen

Coordinator
NRRI Forestry/Forest Products Division
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

thagen@nrri.umn.edu

Biomass energy
Pelletizing
Torrefication


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Doreen Hansen

Web Development Specialist

416 Library Drive 280L
Duluth, MN 55812-3001

218-726-7777
218-726-7481 (Fax)

dhansen@d.umn.edu

Web design
Adobe products
Photoshop
Illustrator
Dreamweaver
Contribute digital signage
Instant messaging / IM


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Vicki Hansen

Professor
Department of Geological Sciences
(McKnight Presidential Professor of Earth and Planetary Science)
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

1114 Kirby Drive, 231 HH
Duluth, MN 55812-3036

218-726-6211 (Office)
218-726-8628 (Lab)

vhansen@d.umn.edu

Plate tectonics
Early Earth
Venus (the planet)
Earthquakes
Planetary geology
Women in science
Archean tectonics
Structural geology
Earth as a planet


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Steve Hauck

Program Director
Economic Geology, Minerals Group
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

shauck@nrri.umn.edu

Minerals
Non-ferrous mining
Mineral exploration


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M. Imran Hayee

Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

278 MWAH

218-726-6743
218-384-1240
218-726-7267

ihayee@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~ihayee


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Ahmed A. Heikal

Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

246 Chem
1039 University Drive,
Duluth, MN 55811

218-726-7036
218-343-0624
218-726-7394 (Fax)

aaheikal@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/chemistry/research/Heikal-Lab/

Mitochondria and health
Energy metabolism
Allergic response
Lipid domains
Biomimetic membranes
Cellular and molecular biophysics
Green fluorescent proteins
Fluorescence spectroscopy and microscopy

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Dave Hendrickson

Assistant Director
Minerals Division
Coleraine Minerals Research Laboratory
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

CMRL, P.O. Box 188
One Gayley Ave.
Coleraine, MN 55709

218-726-4300

dwhendri@d.umn.edu

Minerals/mining
Taconite industry
Taconite products


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Eric E. Hessler

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

328 Bohannon Hall

218-726-8467

eehessle@d.umn.edu

Motor control
Coordination
Sports and exercise psychology
Ecological psychology
Sensation and perception
Nonlinear dynamics
Complexity


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George Host

Senior Research Associate
Center for Water and the Environment

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

Landscape ecology
Forest ecosystems, watershed science
GIS/spacial modeling


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Tom Isbell

Professor
Department of Theatre
School of Fine Arts

148 MPAC
1215 Ordean Court
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-6313
218-726-6798 (Fax)

tisbell@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~tisbell/

Theatre
Acting
Play writing


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Matt Jackson

Instructor
Supportive Services Program

SCC 47

218-726-8724

mjackson@d.umn.edu

Study skills
Test taking strategies
Memory
Academic assistance
Developmental writing
High school to college transition



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Maija Jenson

Program Director
KUMD Duluth Public Radio

130 Humanities
1201 Ordean Court

218-726-7183
218-726-7181
218-726-6571 (Fax)

jenson@d.umn.edu

http://www.kumd.org

Radio
Public broadcasting
Multimedia
Non-profit leadership
Volunteering
Disc golf

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Kurt Johnson

Research Fellow
Peat and Environmental Technologies Division
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

kjohnson@nrri.umn.edu

Wetland mitigation
Peatlands
Horticultural peat


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Lucinda Johnson

Department Director, Center for Water and the Environment,
Natural Resources Research Institute

430 Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Hwy
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4279

ljohnson@d.umn.edu

Aquatic ecology
Computer mapping
Ecosystem indicators
Landscape ecology
Amphibian malformations

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Dr. Nathan W. Johnson

Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

221 Swenson Civil Engineering

218-726-6435
218-726-6445

nwjohnso@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~nwjohnso/

Water quality in natural systems
Environmental aquatic chemistry
Sediment biogeochemistry
Contaminant transport and transformations
Fate and transport modeling
Sulfate and mercury methylation


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Rebecca Katz Harwood

Associate Professor
Dance, Musical Theatre
Department of Theatre
School of Fine Arts

153 MPAC

218-726-8955

rkatzhar@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~rkatzhar

Dance history
Ballet
Modern dance
Jazz dance
Musical theatre
Broadway
World dance
Vernacular dance


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Richard Kiesel

Program Director
High temperature processing program
Coleraine Minerals Research Laboratory
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

P.O. Box 188
One Gayley Ave.
Coleraine, MN 55709

218-720-4300

rkiesel@d.umn.edu

Minerals/mining
High temperature processing
Alternative iron making
Iron ore pelletizing
Biomass to energy conversion


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James Klueg

Professor and Department Head
Department of Art & Design
School of Fine Arts

313 Humanities

218-726-7527

jklueg@d.umn.edu

http://www.klueg.com

Ceramics
Visual culture
Visual literacy


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Milan Kovacovic

Associate Professor
French Studies
College of Liberal Arts

457 H, 1201 Ordean Court
Duluth, MN 55812-3041

218-726-6128
218-728-0786 (Home)

mkovacov@d.umn.edu

Memoir
Autobiography
Contemporary France


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Pavel Krasutsky

Director
Chemical Extractives Program

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Hwy
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4334

pkrasuts@d.umn.edu

Chemistry of natural compounds and extractives
Fundamental and applied chemistry of terpenes (monoterpenes, triterpenes)
Chemistry and technology of birch bark processing
Chemistry of cage structures
Chemistry of adamantonoids
Mechanisms of organic reactions
Chemistry of peroxides
Technology of biodiesel manufacturing from biomass materials
Technology of biomass materials extraction
Structural design of bioactives (anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-proliferative, anti-cancer, anti-viral)


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Eil Kwon

Director/Professor
NATSRL/Civil Engineering
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

252 SCIV
1405 University Dr.
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-6452
218-726-6445 (Fax)

eilkwon@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~eilkwon

Traffic system operations and safety
Intelligent transportation systems
Traffic network planning and design
Traffic flow theory
Highway planning design


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Lara LaCaille, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

316E Bohannon Hall

218-726-7364
218-726-7186

llacaill@d.umn.edu

Obesity prevention and treatment
Eating disorders
Health psychology
Clinical psychology

 

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Rick LaCaille

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

309 Bohannon Hall
1207 Ordean Ct

218-726-7411
218-726-7186 (Fax)

rlacaill@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/psychology

Clinical psychology
Health psychology / behavioral medicine
Health behavior change
Psychological interventions

 

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Scott Laderman

Associate Professor
Department of History
College of Liberal Arts

316 Kirby Plaza
1208 Kirby Drive

218-726-7207
218-525-1791
218-726-6386

laderman@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~laderman

History of U.S.
Foreign relations
U.S. foreign policy
Vietnam War
Politics
Popular culture


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Carmen M. Latterell

Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

140 Solon Campus Center
1117 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812-3000

218-726-6573

clattere@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~clattere

Mathematics education


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Tom (Thomas E.) Levar

Scientist
CARTD Forestry

UMD Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Hwy

218-720-4333
218-341-9195
218-349-7668

tlevar@nrri.umn.edu

televar@gmail.com

http://www.nrri.umn.edu

Horticultural science
Botany
Plant propagation
Vegetable gardening
Landscape ornamentals
Greenhouse management
Soil science
Peat
Plant growth substrates
Agriculture
Agronomy
Lifestyle sustainability
Health and wellness
Ethnopharmacology
Woodshore
Wilderness camping
Canoeing
Fishing


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Morris Levy

Associate Professor
Biomechanics
Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
College of Education and Human Service Professions

113 Sports and Health Center

218-726-7501

mlevy@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~mlevy/

Biomechanics
Locomotion mechanics
Motion capture analysis
Research methods and design in exercise science
Belgium history and culture
French
Soccer and history of soccer (football)


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Dahui Li

Professor
Department Finance and Management Information Systems
Labovitz School of Business and Economics

1318 Kirby Drive
LSBE 335
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-7334
218-726-7532
218-726-7516 (Fax)

dli@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~dli

Management of information technologies
Management of innovation
Online communities
Electronic commerce
Systems analysis and design
Database management and design
Chinese business
Cross-cultural studies


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Rodrigo J. Lievano

Professor
Department of Finance and Management Information Systems
Laboviz School of Business and Economics

218-726-8383

rlievano@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~rlievano

Statistics and data mining
operations process design and analysis
supply-chain management
operations sustainability (including life-cycle analysis - LCA)

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Jim Lyttle

Assistant Professor
Organizational Behavior
Laboviz School of Business and Economics

1318 Kirby Drive
330T LSBE
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-8462

jlyttle@d.umn.edu

http://d.umn.edu/~jlyttle/

http://www.jimlyttle.com/


The effective and responsible use of humor
Organizational behavior
Principles of management


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Fay Maas

Associate Professor and Department Head 
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

315 Bohannon Hall
1207 Ordean Ct

218-726-8338
218-726-7186 (Fax)

fmaas@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/psychology

Child development
Language development
Cognitive development
Social cognition
Child development
Cognitive development
Cognition


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Ron Moen

Research Associate
Center for Water and the Environment

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

rmoen@nrri.umn.edu

Forest resources
Moose, lynx, other forest mammals
Impacts, population, habitat, stressors on


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Sherise Morgan

Marketing Director | Associate Administrator
School of Fine Arts

141 MPAC
1215 Ordean Court
Duluth, MN 55812-3008

218-726-8564
218-525-4576 (Home)

smorgan@d.umn.edu

Marketing
Business arts management
Ticket marketing/sales
Arts administration
Fundraising/grant writing
Volunteer coordination


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Chang'aa Mweti, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Education and African American Studies
Professional storyteller and educator
College of Education and Human Service Professions

150 EduE

218-726-6212
218 355-8113 (home)

218-726-8338
218-726-7186 (Fax)

cmweti@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~cmweti/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N2nBL8lNkYw

The dynamics of intercultural classroom communications
Dealing with stereotypes when studying others
Reclaiming cultural identities for all people
Creating inclusive class/school environment
Six educational concepts embraced through storytelling
Enhancing the academic achievements for Africans/African-Americans in
schools/colleges
Making storytelling the heart of curriculum
Teaching as storytelling
The ideology of racism
How stories penetrate cultural barriers
Comparative and functionalist theories of folklore
African literature/history
Historical/cultural background of African politics


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Gerald Niemi

Professor
Biology
Senior Research Associate, Center for Water and the Environment
Natural Resources Research Institute;

350 Natural Resources Research Institute
5103 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4279

gniemi@d.umn.edu

Ecological research
Sustainable development of natural resources
Forest birds
Biodiversity


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Jennifer Olker

Research Fellow
Center for Water and the Environment

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-720-4300

jolker@nrri.umn.edu

Ecotoxicology
Aquatic Toxicology
Response to environment, chemicals


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William E. Payne

Dean
School of Fine Arts
Professor
Department of Theatre

Humanities 212

218-726-8597
218-525-1512
218-726-6969 (Fax)

wpayne@d.umn.edu

Directing for the stage
Professional theatre opportunities


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Paula J. Pedersen

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

320 Bohannon Hall

218-726-7860

ppederse@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~ppederse

Human sexuality
Equity and diversity
Curriculum integration
Teaching and learning
Intercultural proficiency


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Ted Pedersen

Professor
Department of Computer Science
Swenson College of Science and Engineering

309 Heller Hall

218-726-8770
218-726-8240 (Fax)

tpederse@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~tpederse

Natural language processing
Computational linguistics
Health informatics
Open source software


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Jean R Perrault

Director of Orchestras
Associate Professor of Music
Department of Music
School of Fine Arts

Humanities 232

218-726-8215
218-726-8210

rperraul@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~rperraul

Symphony orchestra & chamber orchestra
Violin, viola
Chamber music
Conducting
Composer
African and Haitian Voodoo rhythms
International adjudicator
English
French
Creole
Italian


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Euan D. Reavie

Center for Water and the Environment
Natural Resources Research Institute

1900 East Camp Street
Ely, MN 55731

218-235-2184
218-349-4945
218-235-2186 (Fax)

ereavie@nrri.umn.edu

http://www.nrri.umn.edu/staff/ereavie.asp

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Bruce Reeves

Learning Technology Consultant
Information Technology Systems and Services

1208 Kirby Drive
KPlz 370

218-726-6831

breeves@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~breeves/

Educational technology (classroom and web)
Political organizing and advocacy with social networking tools (Web 2.0)
Social networking
Web issues (accessibility, copyright, usability)


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Lisa Rigoni Reeves

Interim Director
Students in Transition

42 Solon Campus Center

218-726-7701

lreeves@d.umn.edu

Student development
Community organizing
Applied systems thinking
Reflective practice
Graduation planner
Advisor connect
ePortfolio
Italian cooking


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Tineke Ritmeester

Associate Professor
Department of Women's Studies
College of Liberal Arts

UMD Women's Studies
485 H
1201 Ordean Court
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-6224
218-726-7953

tritmees@d.umn.edu

Violence against women
Feminist history in the Twin Ports
LBTQ community
Transnational feminism
Feminist cinema
Cooperative living
Dutch

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Ira Salmela

Director of Development
KUMD 103.3 FM

130 Humanities
1201 Ordean Ct.
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-8431
218-213-6080
218-726-6571 (Fax)

isalmela@kumd.org

Finnish language
Video editing
Event organizing/marketing
International ice hockey
Graphic design/web design


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Susan E Schaefer, MA, CCC-SLP

Speech language pathologist, clinical instructor
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
College of Education and Human Service Professions

Chester Park School

218-726-6135
218-786-5499

sschaefe@d.umn.edu

Dyphagia (swallowing)
Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (for Parkinsons patients)
Alaryngeal speech (including transesophageal placement certification)


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Christine Schilling

Instructor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

225 Bohannon Hall

218-726-6629

cdusek@d.umn.edu

Clinical psychology
Educational psychology
Forensic psychology
Cultural competency
Instructional design
Internationalizing the curriculum
Performance-based instruction
Performance-based assessment
Student engagement through service learning

 

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Lucas D. Schipper

Instructor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

1207 Ordean Ct.
320 Bohannon Hall
Duluth, MN 55812

218-726-7638

lschippe@d.umn.edu

Experimental psychology
Evolutionary psychology
Social psychology
Intimate partner violence and sexual jealousy
Prayer content/praying behavior

 

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Pat Schoff

Research Associate
Center for Water and the Environment

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

Pschoff@d.umn.edu

Ecotoxicology
Aquatic Toxicology
Amphibian response to stressors; Endocrine disruptors


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Sarah Schweiss

Assistant Professor
Pharm.D.
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences

107 Life Science
1110 Kirby Drive

218-726-6012
218-726-6500

sschweis@d.umn.edu

http://www.pharmacy.umn.edu/duluth/
 
Medication Therapy Management (MTM)
Pharmaceutical care
Pharmacotherapy
Diabetes
Patient assessment
Interprofessionalism
Behavioral health pharmacy
Internal medicine pharmacy
Ambulatory care pharmacy

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Paul Sharp

Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Liberal Arts

218-726-6221

psharp@d.umn.edu

Diplomacy
Foreign policy
International relations
Britain
Ireland
Malta

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Deborah Shubat

Director
Greenhouse
Biology

75 MWAH

218-726-7258
218-525-3063 (Home)

dshubat@d.umn.edu

Horticulture
Flower and vegetable gardening in northern Minnesota
Northern native plants
Growing fruit in the North
Local foods


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Julie Slowiak, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Education and Human Service Professions

340-A Bohannon Hall
1207 Ordean Ct

218-726-7116
218-726-7186 (fax)

jslowiak@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/psychology

Applied behavior analysis
Organizational behavior management
Feedback-seeking behavior
Effects of performance monitoring on worker performance
Employee preference for type/source of feedback and goals
Improving customer service & satisfaction in health care and other organizational settings
Animal behavior and training

 

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Edward Stauffer

Associate Professor
Physiology and Pharmacology Emeritus

349 Med

218-726-7930
218-726-8551
218-525-6281 (Home)

estauffe@d.umn.edu

Viral effects on cellular excitability
Motor unit - Tendon/organ interactions
Physiological topics

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George Trachte

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

gtracht1@d.umn.ed

Pharmacology
Natriuretic peptides
Sympathetic nervous system
Catecholamines


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Judith Trolander

Professor (retired)
Department of History
College of Liberal Arts

265 ABAH

218-726-8271
218-726-7253
218-727-4828 (Home)

jtroland@d.umn.edu

Women in American history
History of active adult
Age-restricted communities (Sun Cities, Leisure Worlds, The Villages etc.)
American culture and globalization
History of city planning in the U.S.
Affordable (low-income) housing

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Arden Weaver

Professor
Associate Dean
School of Fine Arts
Interim Director of Glensheen Historic Congdon Estate

212 Humanities

218-726-8780

aweaver@d.umn.edu

http://www.d.umn.edu/~aweaver
http://www.d.umn.edu/sfa/
http://www.d.umn.edu/glen/

Minnesota Historical Society
Digital Archive Project
UMD Digital Commons
Accessioning a collection within a historic home room by room
Heritage
Scenic design co-commissioner
United States Institute for Theatre Technology, Inc.
Advisory Council of Glensheen Historic Congdon Estate
North Shore Scenic By-Ways Council affiliation
Scenic design
Scene painting
Stage properties
Stage lighting design
Technical Direction
Stage drafting
Theatre architecture
Stage makeup
Special effects
Photoshop
Microsoft products
Photography
Landscaping
Historic documentation
Museum exhibit design preparation


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Jennifer D. Webb

Associate Professor
Art History
Department of Art and Design
School of Fine Arts

218-726-8411

Fifteenth-century Italian Renaissance art
Court culture
Urban planning
Architectural history
Women's issues
The legacy of the classical world

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Lorentz Wittmers

Associate Professor
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
Acting Director, Center for American Indian & Minority Health

351 School of Medicine

218-726-7934
218-525-6273 (home)

lwittmer@d.umn.edu

Hypothermia
Cold water testing
Exercise in heat and cold

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Shee Wong

Professor
Department of Finance
Labovitz School of Business and Economics

1318 Kirby Drive
335 LSBE
Duluth, MN 55812-3002

218-726-8506
218-726-7532

swong@d.umn.edu

Futures markets
Stock market volatility
Personal finance
Financial planning
Computerized investment on the internet

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Jeremy Youde

Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Liberal Arts

Cina 311
1123 University Drive

218-726-6908 (office)
319-621-1150 (cell)
218-726-6585 (fax)

jyoude@d.umn.edu

Africa
African politics
Global health
Epidemics
Canada
International relations
Elections


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Larry Zanko

Research Fellow
Economic Geology, Minerals Group
Center for Applied Research and Technology Development

Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN 55811

218-726-4300

lzanko@nrri.umn.edu

Minerals
Taconite by-products
Aggregates, road, pothole patch products


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Gesa Zinn

Associate Professor
German Studies
College of Liberal Arts

459 Hum

218-726-8990

gzinn@d.umn.edu

www.d.umn.edu/~gzinn

German languages teaching
Foreign language pedagogy
Feminism
German studies (culture, literature, film)
Minority cultures in the Federal Republic of Germany
German film 
Roma and Sinti
German women writers and filmmakers

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