Faculty & Staff Directory

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Name Position Department Location Phone
Deb Ackerson Secretary III Military Science (319) 273-7648
Pita Agbese Professor of Political Science Political Science

Sabin 360

(319) 273-2818
Dilbur Arsiwalla Associate Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 1062

(319) 273-7707
Kenneth R. Atkinson Professor of History; Graduate Program Coordinator History

Seerley 318

(319) 273-6990
C. Murray Austin Professor Emeritus Geography
B
Name Position Department Location Phone
Frank Baker, MA, LAT, ATC Assistant Athletic Trainer & Instructor Kinesiology & Athletic Training

University of Northern Iowa
Human Performance Center 3
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0241

319-273-6369
Phyllis Baker Emeritus Professor of Sociology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology
Kimberly Baker Associate Professor of Criminology; SAC Internship Coordinator Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 2128

(319) 273-7456
Kenneth Basom Emeritus Professor of Political Science Political Science
Brenda L. Bass Dean, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences; Professor of Family Studies College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Sabin 319

(319) 273-2221
Jenny Becker, LISW Director of Field Instruction Social Work

Sabin 247

(319) 273-7881
Christine Bennett Adjunct Instructor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 1067

(319) 273-5812
Melanie Billington Office Coordinator I Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 104

(319) 273-6475
Donald Bishop, MA, ATC, LAT Instructor, Athletic Training & Director, Athletic Training Services Kinesiology & Athletic Training

HPC 008C

(319) 273-6369
Daniel Block Adjunct Instructor of Political Science Political Science
Alicja Boruta-Sadkowski Instructor of History History

Seerley 338

SFC Michael Bottcher Military Science Instructor (ROTC) Military Science

Nielsen Field House 273

319-273-7648
Kelsey Bourbeau, PhD Assistant Professor, Kinesiology Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 137

(319) 273-5673
Seth Brown Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 2073

(319) 273-6091
Gregory L. Bruess Associate Dean, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences; Associate Professor of History History

Seerley 334

(319) 273-2752
Stacie Buchanan, MSW Social Work Adjunct Instructor Social Work
Tam Burt, PhD Instructor Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 115

(319) 273-3013
Dorothy Burt Clerk III Psychology

Bartlett 1078

(319) 273-2303
Adam Butler Department Head and Professor of Psychology; Interim Department Head of Social Work Psychology, Social Work

Bartlett 1078

(319) 273-7717
C
Name Position Department Location Phone
Fernando Calderón Associate Professor of History History

Seerley 330

(319) 273-7057
Sarina Carrillo Secretary III Social Work

Sabin Hall 235

319-273-6249
Olivia (Pei-Chun) Chen Clinical Coordinator of School Counseling Family, Aging & Counseling

241 Latham Hall

Jiuqing Cheng Associate Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 2068

(319) 273-2373
HyeYoung Cho, PhD Assistant Professor, Kinesiology Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 117

(319) 273-6478
Wendy Christensen Secretary I Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology, Social Work
Chad Christopher Coordinator, Social Science and History Teaching Social Science & History Education

328 Seerley Hall

319-273-3157
Thomas G. Connors Associate Professor of History History

Seerley 324

(319) 273-2994
Disa Cornish, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Public Health Nursing & Public Health

WRC 221

(319) 273-2684
Dr. Rev. Belinda Creighton-Smith, MDiv, EdD Social Work Adjunct Instructor Social Work

Social Work

Benjamin Keith Crew Emeritus Professor of Criminology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology
Brooke Croshier-Sidebotham School of Health & Human Sciences
Alex Crum, MA, LAT, ATC Assistant Athletic Trainer & Instructor Kinesiology & Athletic Training

University of Northern Iowa
Human Performance Center 3
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0241

319-273-6369
Barbara Cutter Professor of History History

Seerley 336

(319) 273-5909
D
Name Position Department Location Phone
Dennis Dahms Affiliate Research Professor Geography

ITTC 215

(319) 273-6845
Linda Davis Secretary II Family, Aging & Counseling 319-273-6414
Sue Davis Secretary III, Department Secretary, Undergraduate and Graduate Programs Geography

ITTC 205

(319) 273-2772
Gracie Davis ROTC Supply Technician Military Science

Nielson Field House - 165D

319-273-6841
Darcie Davis-Gage Division Chair and Program Coordinator of Counseling; Associate Professor College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

247 Latham Hall

(319) 273-4243
Tatiana Degai Affiliate Assistant Professor Geography
Major Clayton Degenhardt - Military Science (563) 589-3850
John DeGroote Director of GeoTREE; Instructor of Geography Geography

ITTC 214

(319) 273-6158
M. Catherine DeSoto Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 2062

(319) 273-7475
Danielle Dick McGeough Interim Director of Women's & Gender Studies; Associate Professor, Communication Women's & Gender Studies

225 Sabin Hall

319-830-2383
Rebecca Dickinson, PhD, LISW, RPT-S Assistant Professor Social Work

Sabin 241

(319) 273-7859
Rodney B. Dieser, Ph.D Affiliate Faculty College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

WRC 225

(319) 273-7775
Robert L. Dise (Jr.) Associate Professor of History History

Seerley 326

(319) 273-5906
William Downs Professor of Social Work Social Work

Sabin 215

(319) 273-5911
Cyndi Dunn Professor Emerita of Anthropology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology
Jordan Dunn, LISW, IADC Social Work Adjunct Instructor Social Work
E
Name Position Department Location Phone
Stacia Eggers Instructor School of Health & Human Sciences

UNI Dome NW 310

319-273-3326
Kyle Endres Associate Director for the Center of Social and Behavioral Research; Assistant Professor of Political Science Political Science

Social Behavioral Research 202

(319) 273-2105
Elaine M. Eshbaugh Professor of Gerontology & Davis Professorship of Gerontology; NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative Family, Aging & Counseling

Latham 217

(319) 273-6083
Todd Evans, PhD, ATC, LAT Associate Professor, Athletic Training Kinesiology & Athletic Training

HPC 003E

(319) 273-6152
F
Name Position Department Location Phone
Louis E. Fenech Professor of History History

Seerley 344

(319) 273-2268
SFC Dakota Fingerson Military Science Instructor, University of Dubuque Military Science
Wm. Michael Fleming Associate Professor of Family Studies; Director of Research and Assessment, Patricia A. Tomson Center for Violence Prevention Family, Aging & Counseling

Latham 221

(319) 273-6301
Fabio Fontana, PhD Department Head, Professor, Kinesiology and Physical Education Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 177

(319) 273-6854
R. Lane Forsman, Ph.D, LCSW Assistant Professor Social Work

Sabin 259

(319) 273-5690
Carissa Froyum Professor of Sociology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 1115

(319) 273-6294
Libby Fry, LMSW, CNP Instructor; BSW Program Director Social Work

Sabin 243

(319) 273-7204
F. James Fryman Professor Emeritus Geography
G
Name Position Department Location Phone
Donald Gaff Associate Professor of Anthropology, Adjunct Curator, UNI Museums Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 1121

(319) 273-7274
Troy Garrett, EdD, ATC, LAT Instructor, Athletic Training & Assistant Athletic Trainer Kinesiology & Athletic Training

HPC 008A

(319) 273-7448
Michael Gasser Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 2078

(319) 273-7178
Sara Geiger Adjunct Instructor Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

BAR 1112

Albert Gilgen Professor of Psychology Psychology
Andrew Gilpin Professor of Psychology Psychology
Joanne A. Goldman Professor Emeritus History
Denise Grant Secretary III Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

1110 Bartlett Hall

(319) 273-7421
Mark Grey Department Head and Professor of Anthropology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

BAR 1126

(319) 273-3029
Susan Grover Secretary III Psychology

BAR 1078

319-273-8042
Anne Marie Gruber Social Work Department Library Liaison Social Work

LIB 381

Office hours in classroom buildings (Fall & Spring semesters):

Mondays 1:30-3:30pm in McCollum (lounge next to room 201)
Wednesdays 1:30-3:30pm in Sabin (hallway near office 235)

(319) 273-3711
Gowri Betrabet Gulwadi Professor of Interior Design Interior Design

Latham 213

(319) 273-2603
Gary Gute Professor and Director, Human Potential Project and UNIFlowLab College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, Applied Human Sciences

Latham 229, Bartlett 1109

(319) 273-6149
H
Name Position Department Location Phone
James Hall, EdD Instructor, Kinesiology and Physical Education Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 107

(319) 273-2406
Eran Hanke Clinical Coordinator of Mental Health Counseling Family, Aging & Counseling

Latham Hall 249

319-273-6013
Helen Harton Professor of Psychology and Coordinator of Graduate Studies Psychology

Bartlett 2080

(319) 273-2235
Allen Hays Emeritus Professor of Political Science Political Science
Mark Hecimovich, PhD, ATC Associate Professor, Athletic Training Kinesiology & Athletic Training

HPC 003C

(319) 273-6477
Melinda (Mindy) Heinz Assistant Professor of Gerontology Family, Aging & Counseling

Latham Hall 225

319-273-2814
Louis Hellwig Professor of Psychology Psychology
Captain Isra Hendon Assistant Professor, Military Science Military Science
William Henninger Director, School of Applied Human Sciences; Associate Professor of Family Studies Family, Aging & Counseling

245 Latham Hall - 0332

(319) 273-6383
Reinier H. Hesselink Professor of History History

Seerley 346

(319) 273-2261
Wallace A. Hettle Professor of History History

Seerley 207

(319) 273-2942
Carolyn Hildebrandt Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 1077

(319) 273-7179
Robert Hitlan Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 1069

(319) 273-2223
Janeece Hodge, LMSW Social Work Adjunct Instructor Social Work
Donna Hoffman Chuck and Barbara Grassley Professor of Political Science Political Science

Sabin 341

(319) 273-5916
Charles W. Holcombe Professor of History History

Seerley 342

(319) 273-5907
Carrie Hollerud MSN, RN Academic Coordinator, Nursing Clinical Education Nursing & Public Health

Remote

641-814-2052
Justin Holmes Associate Professor of Political Science Political Science

358 Sabin Hall

(319) 273-6305
Mark Howard Adjunct Instructor Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

BAR 1112

Tolif Hunt Director Research & Sponsored Programs Geography

213 East Bartlett Hall

(319) 273-3025
Kim Hurley, PhD Associate Professor, Kinesiology and Physical Education Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 119

(319) 273-2685
I
Name Position Department Location Phone
Itunu Ilesanmi, MSW, MPA, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Social Work

Sabin 257

(319) 273-5639
J
Name Position Department Location Phone
Amanda Jahnke Sauer Marketing & Communications Manager College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

327B Sabin Hall

Kelly Jensen Secretary III College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

319 Sabin Hall

319-273-7292
John W. Johnson Professor Emeritus History
KJ Johnson Secretary II Women's & Gender Studies 319-273-7102
Mr. Willie Jones Scholarship and Enrollment Officer Military Science (319) 273-6225
Cindy Juby, PhD, MSW Associate Professor of Social Work Social Work
K
Name Position Department Location Phone
Thomas Keefe Professor of Social Work Social Work
Heather R. Kennedy Assistant Professor of Family Studies Family, Aging & Counseling

Latham 211

(319) 273-4313
Nancy Kertz, Ph.D., FNP-BC Head, Department of Nursing & Public Health; Chief Academic Nurse Administrator Nursing & Public Health

Sabin Hall 215

319-273-2828
Alexandra Kogl Associate Professor of Political Science Political Science

Sabin 347

(319) 273-2465
Kesley Kramer Kinesiology & Athletic Training
Marian Krogman Emeritus Professor of Political Science Political Science
Stanislav Ksenofontov Postdoctoral Scholar Geography

EBAR 220

(319) 273-7467
Ashleigh Kysar-Moon Assistant Professor of Sociology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 1117

(319) 273-3932
L
Name Position Department Location Phone
Christopher Larimer Professor of Political Science Political Science

Sabin 349

(319) 273-6047
Thomas Larsen Assistant Professor of Instruction of Geography Geography

ITTC 216

(319) 273-2772
Sei-Young Lee, PhD, MSW Assistant Professor Social Work

Sabin 245

(319) 273-6248
Jay T. Lees Professor Emeritus History
Elizabeth Lefler Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 2072

(319) 273-7637
Kellyann Lekar Adjunct Instructor of Political Science Political Science
Bingqing Liang Associate Professor of Geography; Graduate Coordinator Geography

ITTC 209

(319) 273-3609
Mary Losch Director of CSBR and Professor of Psychology Psychology

CBR 202

(319) 273-2105
Julie Lowell Professor Emerita of Anthropology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology
Gene Lutz Emeritus Professor of Sociology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology
Ken Lyftogt Professor Emeritus History
M
Name Position Department Location Phone
Emily A. Machen Associate Dean for Student Success ; Professor of History College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, History

Sabin 301 B

(319) 273-3184
Mickey Mack, PhD Professor, Kinesiology and Physical Education Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 125

(319) 273-6129
Kim MacLin Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 2066

(319) 273-2302
Otto MacLin Professor of Psychology Psychology
Maddie Tobler Kinesiology & Athletic Training
Donna J. Maier Professor Emeritus History
Matthew Makarios Associate Professor of Criminology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 1111

(319) 273-2473
CPT AJ Mans Assistant Professor of Military Science at University of Dubuque Military Science
Robert F. Martin Professor Emeritus History
Cordelia Martin Secretary III History

Seerley 319

(319) 273-2097
Philip Mauceri Emeritus Professor of Political Science Political Science
Dave May Professor Emeritus Geography
Shelley McCumber Instructor School of Health & Human Sciences
Jennifer McNabb Department Head and Professor of History History

Seerley 319

(319) 273-2097
Ramona McNeal Associate Professor of Political Science Political Science

Sabin 343

(319) 273-6493
Kristin Meany-Walen Adjunct Professor College of Social & Behavioral Sciences
Todd Mensink Adjunct Instructor Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

BAR  1112

Sharon Mord Instructor of Textiles and Apparel Textiles & Apparel

LAT 223 0332

(319) 273-2378
Terence Moriarty, PhD Assistant Professor, Kinesiology and Physical Education Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 109

(319) 273-6866
Alysa Mozak, M.S., CSHE Director, Patricia A. Tomson Center of Violence Prevention; Adjunct Family, Aging & Counseling

Sabin 309

319-273-3545
N
Name Position Department Location Phone
Robert J. Neymeyer Instructor of History History

Seerley 316

319-273-7354
O
Name Position Department Location Phone
Tim O'Connor Professor Emeritus History
Jaimie L. O’Gara, Ph.D., LISW, CADC Assistant Professor of Social Work Social Work 319-273-3163
Tyler O`Brien Associate Professor of Anthropology, Forensic Anthropology Consultant Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 2121

(319) 273-2789
Alex Oberle Professor of Geography Geography

ITTC 207

(319) 273-6332
J. Henry Owusu Professor Emeritus Geography
P
Name Position Department Location Phone
Nikki Pauli, LMHC, NCC, RPT-S, CadPT Social Work Adjunct Instructor Social Work
SFC Edward Pavelec Iowa Army National Guard Recruiter Military Science 319-830-4528
Erin Pavioni Adjunct Instructor Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

BAR 1112

Meghan Peacock, MS, LAT, ATC Instructor, Athletic Training, and Assistant Athletic Trainer Kinesiology & Athletic Training

Human Performance Center

(319) 273-2141
Scott Peters Department Head and Professor of Political Science Political Science

Sabin 335b

(319) 273-2727
Andrey Petrov Professor of Geography; Academic Director, GeoTREE Center; Director, ARCTICenter Geography

ITTC 213

(319) 273-6245
Anne Plagge Assistant Professor of Family Services Family, Aging & Counseling 319-273-2814
Tami Popenhagen Secretary III Family, Aging & Counseling

Latham Hall 235

319-273-4968
Vacant Position Supply Technician Military Science, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences 319-273-7648 or 6841
R
Name Position Department Location Phone
Lieutenant Colonel Dean R. Ray Department Head, Professor of Military Science Military Science

Nielsen Field House 273

(319) 273-6220
Jacob Reed, PhD Associate Professor, Kinesiology and Physical Education; COE Faculty Senate Co-Chair Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 121

(319) 273-6275
Jayme Renfro Associate Professor of Political Science Political Science
Evan Renfro Associate Professor of Political Science Political Science
Jimmy Reyes, Ph.D., DNP, AGNP, RN, FRE Assistant Professor of Practice Nursing & Public Health
Gayle Rhineberger Professor of Criminology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 1116

(319) 273-3245
SFC Jonathon Richardson Military Science Instructor Military Science

202 Severance Hall
University of Dubuque

563.589.3129
Brian Roberts Professor Emeritus History
Susan Roberts-Dobie, Ph.D. Professor, Public Health Nursing & Public Health

WRC 219

(319) 273-5930
LeAnn Romanazzi Instructor, Kinesiology; Instructor, Health, Recreation and Community Services Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 233

(319) 273-3037
Rachel Ronan Strength and Conditioning Program Coordinator Kinesiology & Athletic Training

University of Northern Iowa
Wellness & Recreation Ctr 104
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0200

319-273-2613
Brandon Ronan Strength and Conditioning Program Coordinator Kinesiology & Athletic Training

University of Northern Iowa
Wellness & Recreation Ctr 104
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0200

319-273-2613
Robert Ross Emeritus Professor of Political Science Political Science
Brian Rumsey Instructor of History History

Seerley 338

319-273-5534
Roxann Ryan Adjunct Instructor Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

BAR 1112

Mr. Gery Ryan Program Administrator, University of Dubuque Military Science
S
Name Position Department Location Phone
Konrad Sadkowski Associate Professor of History History

Seerley 312

(319) 273-2765
Roy Sandstrom Professor Emeritus History
Heather M. Schaffner Instructor of History History

Seerley 308

(319) 273-2933
Jennifer Schmudlach Adjunct Instructor Social Work
Casey Schotter Instructor of Criminology & Criminal Justice Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

BAR 1118

Tricia Schrage, EdD, ATC, LAT Assistant Professor, Athletic Training & Coordinator, Clinical Education Kinesiology & Athletic Training

HPC 003F

(319) 273-7493
Nicholas Schwab Associate Professor of Psychology Psychology

Bartlett 2074

(319) 273-7251
Victoria Sharakhmatova Postdoctoral Scholar, Arctic, Remote and Cold Territories Interdisciplinary Center (ARCTICenter) Geography

EBAR 224

3192734329
Julie Simonson School of Health & Human Sciences
Katie Sires Secretary III Political Science 319-273-2039
Major Andrew Smith Assistant Professor, Military Science Military Science

Nielsen Field House 273

319-273-7648
Jed Smith Assistant Director, Strength and Conditioning; Instructor Kinesiology & Athletic Training

University of Northern Iowa
Wellness & Recreation Ctr 104
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0200

319-273-7867
Meredith Smith Adjunct Faculty College of Social & Behavioral Sciences
Kelli Snyder, EdD, ATC, LAT Associate Professor, Athletic Training & Program Director Kinesiology & Athletic Training

HPC 003G

(319) 273-7401
John Somervill, Ph.D. Professor of Psychology Psychology
Kristin Soppe Administrative Assistant Nursing & Public Health

Sabin Hall 215

319-273-2828
Gloria Stafford Assistant Professor of Interior Design Interior Design

Latham 219

(319) 273-6362
Marybeth Stalp Professor of Sociology; ASA Program Reviewer and Consultant Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 2112

(319) 273-2786
Tim Strauss Professor Emeritus Geography

ITTC 209

Kirk Stufflebeam Adjunct Instructor of Geography Geography

ITTC 212

(319) 273-6948
Charletta D. Sudduth, EdD, MSW Social Work Adjunct Instructor Social Work
T
Name Position Department Location Phone
Lisa Tabor Associate Professor of Geography Education/Social Science Education Geography (319) 273-7343
Rowena Tan Scholarship Coordinator & Instructor of Psychology Psychology

Sabin 327C

Nathan C. Taylor Assistant Professor of Family Studies Family, Aging & Counseling

243 Latham Hall - 0332

(319) 273-2702
Boone Tomlinson Intern Assistant/Fellow Athletic Trainer and Clinical Preceptor Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 203

(319) 273-7479
U
Name Position Department Location Phone
Master Sergeant T.J. Uribe Senior Instructor, Military Science Military Science

Nielsen Field House 273

319-273-7648
V
Name Position Department Location Phone
Dhirendra Vajpeyi Emeritus Professor of Political Science Political Science
Matthew L. Vasquez, PhD, LMSW Associate Professor Social Work

Sabin 249

(319) 273-5892
Angelica Velazquillo Franco Instructor Social Work

Sabin 251

319.273.2054
Megan Vogt-Kostner, MA, MSW Senior Research Analyst-Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Planning; Social Work Adjunct Instructor Social Work
W
Name Position Department Location Phone
David Walker Professor Emeritus History
Linda Walsh Associate Professor of Psychology Psychology
Brian Warby Associate Professor of Political Science Political Science

Sabin 356

(319) 273-3151
Kamryn Warren Assistant Professor of Sociology Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminology

Bartlett 1123

(319) 273-2786
Carol A. Weisenberger Professor Emeritus History
Windee Weiss, PhD Professor, Kinesiology and Physical Education Kinesiology & Athletic Training (319) 273-2011
Mark Welford Professor and Head of Geography; Director of Environmental Resource Management program Geography

ITTC 205

Kay Weller Professor Emerita Geography

ITTC 216

Charlotte C. Wells Professor Emeritus History
Blaine Wessels Kinesiology & Athletic Training
Karla Whitney Administrative Assistant College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

310 Sabin

(319) 273-2252
Jolene K Wiegmann Human Resource Asst Military Science

273 NFH

(319) 273-6178
Johnathan Williams Assistant Professor of Instruction History 319-273-5869
Stacy Wilson Adjunct Family, Aging & Counseling 319.382.0480
Nicole Winther, MA, LISW Social Work Adjunct Instructor Social Work
Z
Name Position Department Location Phone
Cari Zubke, MEd, ATC, LAT, CES Instructor, Athletic Training, and Assistant Athletic Trainer Kinesiology & Athletic Training

WRC 203

(319) 273-2141