2017-18 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs

Graduate Faculty

Note: Figure in parenthesis represents first year of service at MSU; *Indicates eligibility to chair student graduate committees

*Amaya, Efrain
Assistant Professor of Music
B.M.E., Indiana University; M.M. Shepherd School of Music. (2015)

*Anderson, Dianna
Assistant Professor of Music
M.M.E, D.M.A., University of Cincinnati College. (2003)

*Anderson, Erik
Professor of Music
B.M., M.M., University of Idaho; D.M.A., (2003)

*Andreasen, Bethany
Professor of History
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University. (1991)

*Askvig, Brent
Director of NDCPD
Professor of Special Education B.S., M.S., Minot State University; Ph.D., University of Idaho. (1984)

*Berg, Kristi-Ann
Associate Professor of Business Information Technology
B.S.E., M.S.M., Minot State University; Ph.D., Capella University. (2001)

*Bertsch, Andrew
Professor of Business Administration
B.S., M.S., Minot State University; Ph.D. Henley Business School, United Kingdom. (2002)

*Bloom, Micah
Assistant Professor of Art
B.S., Southwest Minnesota State University; M.A., M.F.A., University of Iowa. (2011)

*Bobylev, Mikhail
Assistant Professor of Science
M.S., Moscow State University, Russia; Ph.D., Institute of Plant Protection Chemicals, Russia. (2002)

*Borden-King, Lisa
Associate Professor of Teacher Advisement & Field Placement
B.A., M.S., University of North Dakota; Ph.D., Indiana University. (1997)

Borisinkoff, Evan Dean
Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education
A.A. Minot State University; B.S. Minot State University; M.S. Minot State University; Ph.D. University of New Mexico. (2014)

Bowen, Ashley; Assistant Professor of English;
B.A., University of Arkansas;
M.A., University of Louisiana;
M.F.A., University of Arkansas;
Ph.D.,  University of North Texas. (2014)

*Bowles, DeVera
Professor of Music
B.A., Pfeiffer College; M.M., East Carolina University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University. (1994)

*Burke, Donald
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Gonzaga University; M.A., California State University at Los Angeles; Ph.D., Washington State University. (1980)

*Cebulak, Wojciech
Professor of Criminal Justice
Master’s in Law, Copernicus University; Ph.D., Rutgers. (1999)

*Chu, Larry
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan; M.A., Emporia State University; Ph.D., Kent State University. (1985)

*Cole-Harding, Shirley
Professor Addiction Studies
B.A., University of Colorado-Denver; M.A., University of Northern Colorado; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado-Boulder. (1992)

*Conn, Daniel
Assistant Professor of Teacher Education & Human Performance
B.A. University of Northern Colorado; M.A. Adams State College; Ed.D. University of Northern Colorado (2014)

*Crackel, Robert
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., South Dakota State University; Ph.D., Iowa State University. (1986)

*Cresap, Linda
Professor of Business Information Technology
B.A., University of Montana; M.S., Ph.D., University of North Dakota. (1986)

*Curl-Langager, Rita
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; M.S., University of Illinois; Ph.D., University of Kansas. (1991)

*Donovan, Andrea
Assistant Professor of Art/Humanities
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Western Michigan University; (2007)

*Eckmann, Terry
Professor of Teacher Education & Human Performance - Education
B.S., B.S.E., M.S., Minot State University; M.S., University of Montana; Ph.D., University of North Dakota. (1999)

Engler, Joseph
Assistant Professor of School Psychology
B.A, Minot State University; Ph.D. University of South Dakota. (2014)

*Fischer, Ronald
Associate Professor of English
A.A., Montana College of Science & Technology; B.S.E., Western Montana College; M.F.A., University of Montana; D.A.E., Idaho State University. (2000)

Froelich, Thomas
Assistant Professor of Communication Disorders
B.S., M.S., Minot State University. (1983)

*Fusik, James
Assistant Professor of Music
B.M.E, Central Michigan University; M.M., D.M.A., Bowling Green State University. (2015)

*Furuseth, Eric
Associate Professor of Humanities
B.S., B.A., M.A., University of North Dakota; Ph.D., Washington State University. (1993)

*Gamas, Warren
Associate Professor of Teacher Education & Human Performance
B.S., Montana State University; M.Ed., Eastern Montana College; Ph.D., Arizona State University(1994)

*Garnes, Lori
Assistant Professor of NDCPD
B.S.E., Bowling Green State University; M.S., Minot State University; Ph.D., Utah State University. (1996)

*Golly, Heather
Associate Professor, Program Director, Athletic Training Education Program
B.S.E., Minot State University; M.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D., North Dakota State University. (2002)

*Harbort, William
Professor of Graphic Arts
B.F.A., M.F.A., Syracuse University. (1996)

Harmon, Leisa
Assistant Professor of Communication Disorders
B.S., M.S., Minot State University. (1997)

*Hintz, Kathy
Associate Professor of Teacher Education & Human Performance
B.A., Carleton College; M.A.T., Brown University; Ph.D., University of North Dakota. (2006)

*Hoffman, Harry
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., M.S., North Dakota State University; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. (1986)

Holt, Erin
Instructor of Communication Disorders

*Jastrzembski, Joseph
Professor of History
B.A., University of Texas at El Paso; M.A., Ph.D., The University of Chicago. (1997)

*Jensen, Debra
Associate Professor of Teacher Education
B.S.Ed., Minot State University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of North Dakota. (2005)

*Kana, Erik
Assistant Professor of Teacher Education & Human Performance
B.S. Minnesota State University-Moorhead; M.Ed. Minot State University; Ph.D. University of North Dakota (2014)

*Kibler, Robert
Co-Chairperson, Division of Humanities, Associate Professor of English
B.A., M.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of Minnesota. (2000)

*Klein, Deanna
Associate Professor of Business Information Technology
B.S.B.E., M.S., Minot State University; Ph.D., Capella University. (1992)

*Kurtz, Patti
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Waynesburg College; M.A., Slippery Rock University; D.A., Idaho State University. (2003)

*Larshus, Jynette
Assistant Professor of Social Science
B.A., University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN; Ph.D., University at Albany-State University of New York. (2009)

*Magnus, Lesley
Associate Professor of Communication Disorders
B.S., M.S., Minot State University; Ph.D., Wichita State University. (2005)

*Markel, Paul
Professor of Psychology
B.A., University of Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado. (1996)

*Michels, Vicki
Chairperson and Professor of Addiction Studies, Psychology, & Social Work
B.A., Minot State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wyoming. (1994)

Morris, Timothy
Instructor of Mathematics and Computer Science
A.S., North Dakota State University - Bottineau; B.S., M.A.T. Minot State University. (1991)

*Olson, Deborah
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., North Dakota State University; M.S., University of Massachusetts (Amherst); Ph.D., University of Massachusetts (Amherst). (1996)

*Olson, Linda
Professor of Art
B.S., Minot State University; M.A., University of Montana; M.F.A., University of North Dakota. (1990)

*Ondracek, James
Professor of Business Administration
B.S., Montana State University; M.B.A., California State University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina. (1994)

Pedersen, Holly
Chairperson and Assistant Professor of Special Education
B.S., M.S., Minot State University; Ed.D., Walden University. (2006)

*Pijning, Ernst
Professor of History
M.A., Lieden University, the Netherlands; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University. (1999)

*Rabe, Gary
Chairperson and Professor of Criminal Justice
A.S., Dawson Community College; B.S., Minot State University; M.A., Sam Houston State University; Ph.D.,University of Delaware. (1993)

Repnow, Jan
Assistant Professor of Business Information Technology
B.S., Minot State University; M.S., University of North Dakota. (2007)

*Ringrose, Daniel
Chairperson, Division of Social Science; Professor of History
B.A., Carleton College; A.M., Ph.D., The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. (1995)

*Rolandson, David
Assistant Professor of Music
B.M., University of Minnesota; M.M. Central Washington University; Ph.D., The University of Minnesota. (2015)

*Ross, Gary
Professor of Management
B.A., Minot State University; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of North Dakota. (1980)

Roteliuk, Lisa
Clinic Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Communication Disorders
B.S.; M.S., Minot State University. (2006)

*Rumney, Jon
Professor of Music
B.M., M.M., D.M.A., Eastman School of Music. (1994)

*Saeed, Mohammad
Professor of Marketing
M.C., Ph.D., Agra University. (2001)

*Schwab, Patrick
Assistant Professor of Teacher Education & Human Performance
B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Arizona State University (2014)

*Smith, Aili
Co-Chairperson, Division of Humanities, Assistant Professor of Humanities
B.A., Minot State University; M.A. University of North Dakota; Ph.D. Wayne State University, Michigan. (2008)

Spelchen, Melissa
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
B.S., M.S., Minot State University. (2005)

*Tangney, ShaunAnne
Professor of English
B.A., University of California (Santa Cruz); M.A., Northeastern University; Ph.D., University of Nevada (Reno). (1997)

*Webster, John
Associate Professor of Geosciences
B.A., Hope College; M.S.; Ph.D., Indiana University. (1996)

*Willoughby, Lorraine J.
Assistant Dean, Graduate School; Chairperson, Department of Business Information Technology; Professor of Business Information Technology
B.S.Ed., M.S.; University of North Dakota; Ph.D.; Utah State University. (1988)