Directory and college contacts

Academic contacts for students

Career services

We will guide and support you!
Career services contacts

First-year admissions

First-year admissions are handled
through the University Admissions Office.

Graduate studies

College and department level support for you.
Graduate studies contacts

Transfer admissions

We are here to help you transfer to CEHD. | 612-625-3339

Student services

We have several support resources to help you. | 612-625-3339

Student services website
Undergraduate education contacts

Teacher education

We want you to succeed from your first day in the classroom. | 612-625-5060
All teacher education contacts

TRIO student support services

We strive to ensure access and equal opportunity education.
TRIO student support services staff

Administrative contacts for staff

Academic and Information Technology Services

David Ernst, Senior Director | 612-624-2760 | 330 Wulling Hall

Barry Stehlik, Executive Office and Administrative Specialist | 612-626-2462 | 330 Wulling Hall

Academic technology support:

Administrative technology support: CEHD help form

Communications and Marketing

Sarah Jergenson, Interim Director

Communications and marketing support: OCM project form

Dean's Office

Michael C. Rodriguez, Dean and Campbell Leadership Chair in Education and Human Development

Gail Renteria, Chief Financial Officer and Chief of Operations

Nathan Kopka, Director of Collegiate Analysis and Data Reporting

Henry Southwick, Administrative Office Manager | 612-626-4810

Yuning Zhang, Administrative Support Specialist

General inquiries | 612-626-9252 | 104 Burton Hall

Education Opportunity Programs

Rashné R. Jehangir, Assistant Dean for Education Opportunity Programs | 612-625-3551

Educational Technology Innovations


Amy Pavlick, Events Coordinator

External Relations

Susan Oswald Holter, Chief Development Officer | 612-625-1757 | 105 Burton Hall

Nina Brown, Program Coordinator | 612-625-1310

Development Office Directory

Facilities and Space Planning

Sherri Boone, Director of Facilities and Space Planning
Tel: 612-624-4940 | Fax: 612-624-7332 | 137 Burton Hall

Financial Services

Keith Carlson, Finance Director
Tel: 612-624-0272 | Fax: 612-624-7332 | 144 Burton Hall

Graduate Education and Faculty Development

Tabitha Grier-Reed, Associate Dean for Graduate Education and Faculty Development | 612-626-8271 | Burton Hall

Lili Dong, Director of Faculty Development | 612-626-5686

Kristine Baker, Director of Graduate Education

Graduate Education Directory

Human Resources

Yvonne Shorts Lind, Human Resources Director

International Initiatives

Marina Aleixo, Director
Tel: 612-624-9671 | Fax: 612-626-7496 | 139C Burton Hall

International Initiatives Directory

Office of Research and Policy

Frank Symons, Senior Associate Dean for Research and Policy | 612-626-8697 | 105B Burton Hall

Ellen Freeman, Director of the Office of Research and Policy | 612-625-2708

Kyle Nickodem, Director of the Research Methodology Consulting Center | 612-626-1372 | 140 Wulling Hall

Office of Research and Policy Directory

Professional and Online Education

Cassie Scharber, Assistant Dean for Professional and Online Education | 612-625-6607

Student Services

Amy Kampsen, Director of Student Services | 612-624-4899 | 360 Educational Sciences Building

Undergraduate Advising

Office of Teacher Education

Stacy Ernst, Director
Tel: 612-625-5060 | Fax: 612-626-6765 | 110 Wulling Hall

Office of Teacher Education Directory


Consuelo Gutierrez-Crosby, Interim Director of TRIO Student Support Services | Tel: 612-301-1785 | 40 Educational Sciences Building

Anthony Albecker, Director of TRIO McNair Scholars | Tel: 612-625-8303 | 40 Educational Sciences Building

Tricia Wilkinson, Director of TRIO Upward Bound | Tel: 612-625-3369 | 40 Educational Sciences Building

Undergraduate Education

Nicola Alexander, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, Diversity, and International Initiatives | 612-624-1507 | Burton Hall

Nicole Shopbell, Director of Undergraduate Education | 612-626-0398

Undergraduate Education Directory