Faculty Directory


All Faculty Members (286)

Jamie Carlson

Adjunct Instructor

Jamie Carlson has loved history since childhood, and has never outgrown her interest in the humanities. She...

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Sue Cederstrom

Jon Cermin

Adjunct Instructor

Jon “Cisco” Cermin began his professional career in 1988 as a Director of Photography and “one-man band” at...

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Kathleen A. Chara

Adjunct Instructor

Natalie Conrad

Adjunct Instructor: Songwriting, Music Ministry

Natalie Conrad is a worship leader and singer/songwriter based out of Minneapolis, MN, signed as an exclusive...

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Gwen Cossin

Adjunct Instructor

Since joining the faculty in 2015, Gwen has encouraged her students to use their gifts and God-given talents...

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Dan Crane, Ph.D.

Special Assistant to the Provost
Chair of Interdisciplinary...

My research interests in chemistry revolve around misunderstood or poorly-explained concepts in lower-level...

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Kimberly Cronen, M.A.

Adjunct Professor

Professor Kimberly Cronen joined the University of Northwestern faculty in 2006. She has lived, studied,...

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Leonard Danek, Ph.D., Emeritus

Professor Emeritus of Music: Music Theory, Composition, Organ

Dr. Leonard Danek studied composition with Dr. Paul Fetler at the University of Minnesota and piano with...

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Marla K. Dennison

Senior Director of Business Services

Ariel Detwiler, A.B.D.

Adjunct Instructor: Bassoon

Ariel Detwiler has developed a multi-faceted career in bassoon as a private teacher, freelance performer, and...

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Iris Dodge, M.F.A.

Enrollment Specialist: Admissions
Adjunct Instructor: Theatre

Iris received her Theatrical training from University of Wisconsin-River Falls and holds an M.F.A. in...

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Adam Dolezal

Director of Academic Technology

Adam Dolezal joined Northwestern in 2014. He supports academic departments in their technology needs and...

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John C. Donaldson III

Assistant Professor of Business

John has 25 years of marketing and strategic planning experience as a senior executive working with Fortune...

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Jason Draper, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Larry Dunn, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor

James Earley, M.Div.

Faculty Instructor

James Earley is the pastor of formation and worship at Peace Church in Eagan, MN. His responsibilities...

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John Easterling, D.Miss., D.Min.

Professor of Intercultural Studies

John Easterling has been teaching at University Northwestern – St. Paul since the fall of 1988. Prior to...

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Nikki Ehrich, M.A.

Instructional Designer & Student Teacher Supervisor

Nikki has been a primary teacher for 20 years in the Centennial School District. She received her Bachelor’s...

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Carol Eikum, M.M.

Coordinator of Vocal Studies & Associate Professor of Music: Voice,...

Soprano Carol Eikum maintains an active performance career giving solo recitals and as a soloist with...

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