Staff

Department Officers

Name

Contact

Stephen Ahearne-Kroll
Department Chair, interim Director of Graduate Studies
245A Nicholson Hall
612-301-1480
sahearne@umn.edu

Patricia Ahearne-Kroll
Director of Graduate Studies

On leave spring 2023

264 Nicholson Hall
612-301-1300
pahearne@umn.edu
Spencer Cole
Director of Undergraduate Studies
146F Nicholson Hall
612-625-5540
secole@umn.edu

Support Staff

Name Contact Duties
Liz Olson
Administrative Manager
245 Nicholson Hall
612-301-1069
lizolson@umn.edu
Staff Supervisor, Financial Budgeting and Strategic Planning, HR Liaison, Faculty Affairs, Payroll, Interim Graduate Program Coordinator
Justina Cegelski
Course Scheduler
245 Nicholson Hall
612-624-9318
jcegelsk@umn.edu
Course Scheduling and Assistant to the Director of Undergraduate Studies
Emily Heilman
Office Manager
235 Nicholson Hall
612-624-5732
heilm044@umn.edu
Office Management, Student Worker Supervisor, IT Liaison, Department Space Management, Communications
Patrick Maloney
Graduate Program Coordinator
245 Nicholson
612-301-2815
pmaloney@umn.edu
Graduate Program Support and Assistant to the Director of Graduate Studies
Kristen St. Michel
Financial Preparer & Event Coordinator
235 Nicholson
612-625-8371
stmic012@umn.edu
Expense Reimbursements, Vendor Payments, Event Coordination

Student Staff

Name Contact
Brandon, Cynthia, Ilwad, & Pachia
Clerical and Administrative Support
245 Nicholson
612-625-5353
cnrc@umn.edu