Staff

Department Officers

Name Contact
Director of Undergraduate Studies
612-624-7803
Andrew Elfenbein
Department Chair
elfen001@umn.edu
Nathaniel Mills
Director of Graduate Studies
mills175@umn.edu
Director
Creative Writing Program
612-625-3459

knuernbe@umn.edu

Support Staff

If you have questions or need assistance, you can visit our Virtual Reception Desk (z.umn.edu/EngFrontDesk) between 10 am and noon on Thursdays and Fridays. A staff member will join you shortly.

Name
Contact
Executive Administrative Specialist
112 Pillsbury Hall
612-626-7481
Rachel Drake
Coordinator of Advising and Undergraduate Studies
112 Pillsbury Hall
612-626-3144
rdrake@umn.edu
Karen Frederickson
Graduate Program Coordinator
112 Pillsbury Hall
612-625-3882
frede005@umn.edu
Executive Accounts Specialist
302 Pillsbury Hall
612-624-6069
Claire Hendrickson
Student Office Assistant
112 Pillsbury Hall
612-625-4592
Terri Sutton
Communications Specialist
110K Pillsbury Hall
612-626-1528
sutt0063@umn.edu
Holly Vanderhaar
Creative Writing Program Coordinator
112 Pillsbury Hall
612-625-4360
vande629@umn.edu