Staff

Administrative Staff

Name Email Office Phone

Sima Shakhsari
Chair, Director of Graduate Studies

sshakhsa@umn.edu

443 Ford Hall  
Aren Aizura
Director of Undergraduate Studies
azaizura@umn.edu    
Nina Wang
Department Administrator
nwang@umn.edu 425 Ford Hall 612-626-0332
Casey Kenney
Graduate Program Coordinator
Office Manager
ckenney@umn.edu 417 Ford Hall 612-625-3614

Support Staff

Name Email Office Phone
Jean Merrill
Academic Advisor
gwssadv@umn.edu
merr0103@umn.edu
404 Ford Hall 612-624-6809
Ann Young
Accountant
bayoung@umn.edu 646 Social Sciences Tower 612-624-3560