Faculty & Staff Directory

Dean's Office

Dean Amy Hietapelto
Dean

219E LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Praveen Aggarwal
Associate Dean

219C LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Payroll Manager and HR Services

213J LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Accountant

213H LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Communications Specialist

219K LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Joseph Grant
Administrative Director

219L LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Assistant to the Dean & Associate Dean / Duluth MBA Program Coordinator

219A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Accounting & Finance

ruwan_adikaram
Assistant Professor of Accounting

360J LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Debora Almirall
Instructor of Finance

308A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Joe Artim
Director of Financial Markets Program and Instructor of Finance

112A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Rodger Brannan
Associate Professor of Accounting

360E LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Angie Braud
Instructor of Accounting

360M LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Yang Cheng
Assistant Professor of Accounting

330F LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Loren Erickson
Instructor of Accounting

360K LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Andrew Fluharty
Assistant Professor of Accounting

360H LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Director of the Financial Planning Program

308A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Kristen Lesemann
Executive Office and Administrative Specialist

360B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Brian Lukasavitz
Assistant Professor of Business Law

308C LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Instructor of Finance

385H LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Assistant Professor of Finance

360F LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Roger Reinsch
Professor of Business Law

360L LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Al Roline
Associate Professor of Business Law

219B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Karen Salmela
Instructor of Accounting

385F LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Assistant Professor of Business Law

308C LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Yoshi Shimizu
Assistant Professor of Finance

385K LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Randy Skalberg
Department Head and Associate Professor of Accounting

360D LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Assistant Professor of Finance

360G LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Assistant Professor of Finance

385L LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Development Office

Development Director

213A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Marketing

Denni Arli
Assistant Professor of Marketing
Spring 2021: T&Th 9:15-10:15am; 12:15-1:15pm& 6:16-7:15pm; or by appointment

335F LBSE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Marat Bakpayev
Assistant Professor of Marketing
Spring 2021: T 2-3pm; W noon-1pm or by appointment (Virtual via Zoom: https://z.umn.edu/MBOfficeHours)

335E LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

UMD Athletics Director & Instructor of Marketing
Spring 2021: 3:45-5:45pm Tuesday by appointment while virtual – schedule by emailing Kristina at: [email protected]
Steve Castleberry
Professor of Marketing & Business Ethics, UMD Faculty Athletic Representative
Spring 2021: Virtual hrs only via Zoom T&Th10:45-11:45am; or by appointment (https://z.umn.edu/322k)

335B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Ahmed Maamoun
Assistant Professor of Marketing
Spring 2021: Virtual hrs only via Zoom T&Th 2-3pm; or by appointment (Zoom ID 364 354 8849)

335L LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Spring 2021: Virtual hrs only via Zoom (https://umn.zoom.us/j/98802395614) - W&F2-3pm; or by appointment.
Ruby Nancy
Assistant Professor of Business Communication
Spring 2021: W 3-5pm; F 11am-12:30pm & 1-2:30pm - by appointment only (https://z.umn.edu/RubyNancyCalendar)

335R LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Assistant Professor of Marketing
Spring 2021: M&W2-3pm; or by appointment.

335Q LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Steve Sharkey
Director of the Consumer Insights and Analytics Program and Instructor
Spring 2021: varies by week - by appointment only (https://z.umn.edu/ssharkey-officehours)

212B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Georgina Spears
Executive Office & Administrative Specialist

335D LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Rajiv Vaidyanathan
Department Head & Professor of Marketing
Spring 2021: varies by week - by appointment only (https://z.umn.edu/rvofficehours)

335A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Junhua Wang
Associate Professor of Business Communications
Spring 2021: Virtual hrs only via Zoom - W&F3-4pm ; or by appointment. Email to request zoom mtg.

335M LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Nicole Wilde
Instructor of Marketing
Spring 2021: T 10am-noon; or by appointment

335C LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Financial Markets Program

Joe Artim
Director of Financial Markets Program and Instructor of Finance

112A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Management Studies

Geoff Bell
Associate Professor; Faculty of Strategy

385C LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Ormonde Cragun
Assistant Professor; Faculty of Human Resource Management

385E LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Jannifer David
Associate Professor; Faculty of Human Resource Management

365D LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Kate Elgayeva
Assistant Professor; Faculty of Organizational Behavior

335U LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Sanjay Goel
Associate Professor; Faculty of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

365R LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Nik Hassan
Associate Professor; Faculty of Management Information Systems

385A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Lai La Lunde
Instructor; Faculty of Finance and Production/Operations Management

308D LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Seung Lee
Associate Professor; Faculty of Management Information Systems

335T LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Dahui Li
Professor; Faculty of Management Information Systems

365M LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Xin Liang
Department Chair and Professor; Faculty of Strategic and International Management

365F LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Toni Pearson
Assistant Professor; Faculty of Organizational Behavior

385B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Jon Pierce
Morse-Alumni Distinguished Professor of Organization & Management; Faculty of Organizational Behavior

365P LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Kanhaiya Sinha
Assistant Professor; Faculty of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

365B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Kara Ward
Executive Office & Administrative Specialist

385G LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Lin Xiu
Associate Professor; Faculty of Human Resource Management

365H LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Wenqing Zhang
Associate Professor; Faculty of Operations and Supply Chain Management

365Q LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Advising & Academic Services

Tracey Bolen
Director of Advising and Academic Services

111Q LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Mackenzie Bolf
Student Services Professional

111F LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Anna Greshowak
Academic Advisor

111K LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Kurt Guiding
Senior Academic Advisor

111G LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Trent Nelson
Academic Advisor

111J LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Economics & Health Care Management

Lisa Breger
Assistant Professor of Economics

330T LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Kim Dauner
Associate Professor of Economics and Co-Director of Health Care Management

330L LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Luiggi Donayre
Associate Professor of Economics

330N LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Netty Kovach
Executive Office and Administrative Specialist

330A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Lacey Loomer
Assistant Professor of Health Care Management

330H LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Chris Mcintosh
Department Head

330K LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Gibson Nene
Associate Professor of Economics

330P LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Annalisa Peterson
Assistant Professor of Economics, Healthcare Management Program

308B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Assistant Professor of Economics

330R LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Jennifer Schultz
Co-Director Health Care Management Program & Professor of Economics

330F LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Instructor of Economics

308A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Bedassa Tadesse
Professor of Economics

330G LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Ariuna Taivan
Director of MBA Programs, Associate Professor of Economics

219B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Neil Wilmot
Associate Professor of Economics

330Q LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Bureau of Business and Economic Research

Gina Chiodi Grensing
Editor/Writer

11 E. First Street, suite 210
210 DTV
Duluth, MN 55802
United States

Director of the Bureau of Business and Economic Research

11 E Superior St.
210 DTV
Duluth, MN 55802
United States

Health Care Management

Kim Dauner
Associate Professor of Economics and Co-Director of Health Care Management

330L LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Lacey Loomer
Assistant Professor of Health Care Management

330H LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Annalisa Peterson
Assistant Professor of Economics, Healthcare Management Program

308B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Jennifer Schultz
Co-Director Health Care Management Program & Professor of Economics

330F LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Financial Planning Program

Director of the Financial Planning Program

308A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

MBA Programs

Rochester Labovitz MBA Program Coordinator

111 South Broadway
Suite 300
Rochester, MN 55904
United States

Ariuna Taivan
Director of MBA Programs, Associate Professor of Economics

219B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Duluth Labovitz MBA Program Coordinator

219A LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Technology Program

Emma Schroeder
Technology Coordinator

111R LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Consumer Insights & Analytics Program

Steve Sharkey
Director of the Consumer Insights and Analytics Program and Instructor
Spring 2021: varies by week - by appointment only (https://z.umn.edu/ssharkey-officehours)

212B LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Business Internship Program

Angie Soderberg
Director of the Internship Program

111P LSBE
1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

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1318 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812
United States