Please note: This is NOT the most current catalog.


George Aker, 1994
Vice President for College Relations, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; M.B.A., Chicago

Amil Anderson, 1961
Director, St. Olaf Center, 1989
A.B., West Virginia

Gary N. Anderson, 1988
Director, Servant Leadership, 2002
B.S., North Dakota State; M.A., Minnesota

Keith O. Anderson, 1978
Professor Emeritus of German, 1996
B.S., Minnesota; M.A., Ph.D., Colorado

Nathaniel Aus, 1977
Associate Professor Emeritus of Physical Education, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Minnesota

Mary Baumbach, 1979
Tutor Coordinator, Academic Support Center, 1999
B.A., Concordia (Moorhead)

Eida Berrio, 2000
Dean of Community Life and Diversity, 2007
B.A., Montclair State; M.A., Ed.D., Seton Hall

Stephen Blake, 1986
Associate Professor Emeritus of History, 2003
A.B., Dartmouth; M.A., Ph.D., Chicago

Richard Bodman, 1980
Associate Professor Emeritus of Chinese and Asian Studies, 2006
B.A., Harvard; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell

James Brislance, 1969
Associate Professor Emeritus of Education, 1991
B.A., Hamline; M.Ed., Virginia

Wilmer Brosz, 1987
Director of Investment Administration and Management, 1997
Bus.Ed.,. Northern Iowa; Graduate School of Banking, Wisconsin

Forrest Brown, 1961
Librarian, Professor Emeritus, 1990
B.A., Hamline; M.A., M.A. in L.S., Minnesota

J. Wesley Brown, 1980
Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Religion, Paracollege Tutor, 1996
B.A., College of the Pacific; M.Div., Drew; Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union

Robert Bruce, 1993
Assistant Professor, Library; College Co-Librarian, 2001
B.A., M.A., Wyoming; M.L.S., Rutgers

Lucie Bryant, 1980
Associate Professor Emerita of Romance Languages, 1990
Certification, Paris National State Teachers College; Auxiliariat, Paris National State Teachers College; Propdeutique, Sorbonne; M.Phil., Ph.D., Kansas

Axel C. Bundgaard, 1965
Professor Emeritus of Physical Education and Dance, 1986
B.A., Midland; M.A., Michigan; Ph.D., Iowa State

Alice J. Burton, 1970
Professor Emerita of Biology, 1996
B.S., Michigan; Ph.D., Illinois

David R. Buss, 1987
Instructor Emeritus in Physical Education, 1994
B.A., Wisconsin (Eau Claire); M.S., Winona State

Arthur M. Campbell, 1952
Professor Emeritus of Music, 1992
B.A., Park; B.M, Conservatory of Music, Kansas City; M.M., Ph.D., Eastman

William Carlson, 1973
Professor Emeritus of Economics, Department Chair, 2004
B.S., Michigan Technological; M.S., Illinois Insti-tute of Technology; Ph.D., Michigan

James Cederberg, 1964
Professor Emeritus of Physics, 2006
A.B., Kansas; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard

Judith Cederberg, 1967
Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, 2006
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Michigan

J. Randolph Cox, 1962
Librarian, Professor Emeritus, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Minnesota

James Dickson, 1966
Professor Emeritus of Psychology, 2005
B.A., Lafayette; M.A., Kent State; Ph.D., Maryland

James R. Dimick, 1967
Professor Emeritus of Physical Education, 1994
B.A., St. Cloud State; M.A., Minnesota

Chrisma Skoien Dittmann, 1969
Catalog Librarian, Associate Professor Emerita, 1990
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Minnesota

Reidar Dittmann, 1946
Professor Emeritus of Art and Norwegian, Curator of St. Olaf Slide Collection, 1993
B.M., B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Ph.D., Washington

James Dunlop, 1968
Professor Emeritus of Romance Languages, 2003
B.A., Carleton; M.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

Margaret Eaves-Smith, 1979
Associate Professor Emerita of Music, 2002
B.M., M.M., Cleveland Institute of Music

Mark U. Edwards, 1994
President Emeritus, Professor of History, 2000
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Stanford

James Enestvedt, 1961
Director of Alumni and Parent Relations, 2004
B.A., St. Olaf

Helen Engen, 1969
Instructor in Music, 2000
B.A., St. Olaf

Gerald Ericksen, 1963
Professor Emeritus of Psychology, Women's Head Golf Coach, 1999
B.A., North Dakota; M.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

Ivan Fagre, 1987
Instructor Emeritus in Religion, 1993
B.A., St. Olaf; M.Th., Princeton

Billi Faillettez, 1984
College Counselor, 1996- Wellness Resource Coordinator, Nursing Instructor, 1996
B.S.N., St. Olaf; R.N., Fairview Hospital; M.S., University of Minnesota

Vernon P. Faillettaz, 1962
Professor Emeritus of Religion, 1996
B.A., California (Berkeley); B.Th., Luther Semi-nary; Ph.D., Chicago

Eileen S. Fehner, 1949
Assistant Professor of Romance Languages, 1972
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Minnesota

Richard E. Fehner, 1949-50, 1952-56, 1959
Associate Professor Emeritus of English, 1986
B.S., Minnesota; M.A., California (Berkeley); Ph.D., Minnesota

Jennings Feroe, 1973
Associate in Fund Development, 1979

Le Ann K. H. Finger
Instructor in Exercise Science, Head Women's Golf Coach, 2000
B.A., St. Olaf College

Albert E. Finholt, 1949
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, 1985
B.A., Knox; Ph.D., Chicago

Kathleen Fishbeck, 1982
Associate Professor Emerita of Biology, 2000
B.A., Wisconsin (Madison); M.A., Oregon State; Ph.D., California (Davis)

Paul Fjelstad, 1967
Associate Professor Emeritus of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, 1988
B.A., St. Olaf; Ph.D., Harvard

Graham S. Frear, 1962
Associate Professor Emeritus of English, 1986
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Minnesota

Olivia Frey, 1982
Associate Professor Emerita of English, 2002
B.M., Muhlenberg; M.A., Ph.D., Lehigh

Harold Gargrave, 1969
Comptroller, 1994
B.S., Jamestown College

Robert D. Gelle, 1957
Professor Emeritus of Physical Education, 1991
B.S., M.A., Minnesota

Melvin D. George, 1985
President Emeritus, Professor of Mathematics, 1994
B.A., Northwestern; Ph.D., Princeton

Frank W. Gery, 1962
Professor Emeritus of Economics, 1996
B.S., Temple; M.B.A., Ph.D., Boston

A. Malcolm Gimse, 1970
Professor Emeritus of Art, 2000
B.A., Macalaster; M.A., M.F.A., Iowa

Kenneth Graber, 1973
Professor Emeritus of Music, 2004
B.A., Bethel; M.M., Wichita State; Ph.D., Iowa

Beverly Grubb, 1989
Library Catalog Associate, 1999
B.A., Concordia (Moorhead)

Lloyd L. Gunderson, 1967
Professor Emeritus of Classics, 1994
B.A., St. Olaf; B.Th., Luther Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., Wisconsin (Madison)

Allen Hanson, 1952
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, 1980
B.A., Concordia; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State

Helen C. Hanson, 1955
Professor Emerita of Nursing, 1974
B.A., Minnesota; M.A., Columbia

George Hardgrove, 1959
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry 2000
A.B., Oberlin; Ph.D. California, Berkeley

David Hauck, 1966
Professor Emeritus of Physical Education, 1996
B.S., Gustavus Adolphus; M.A., Bemidji State

Ralph Haugen, 1949
Professor Emeritus of Speech-Theater, 1990
B.A., Pacific Lutheran; M.A., Northwestern; Ph.D., Minnesota

Ruben Haugen, 1960
Instructor in Music, 1997
B.M., M.M., MacPhail School of Music

Henry M. Helgen, Jr., 1967
Vice President and Emeritus Dean of Students, 1984
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Colorado; Ed.D., Columbia

Barbara Helling, 1961-62, 1971
Associate Professor Emerita of Behavioral Science, Paracollege Tutor, Coordinator of Teaching-Learning Center, 1993
B.A., Pomona; M.A., Minnesota; Ph.D., Nebraska

H. Stewart Hendrickson, 1968
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, 1996
B.A., Pomona; Ph.D., Illinois

Shirley Herreid, 1980
Health Services Nurse Practitioner, 2004
B.S.N., St. Olaf

James Heynen, 1992
Associate Professor Emeritus of English, 2007
B.A., Calvin; M.A., Iowa; M.F.A. Oregon

Carol Hocking, 1974
Associate Professor Emerita of Nursing, 1990
B.S., M.Ed., Minnesota

Norbert Hoffmann, 1989
Director of Administrative Computing, 2000
B.S., Pittsburgh; M.S., Duquesne

James Holden, 1994
Assistant Professor of Education, 2001
B.A., Augsburg; M.A., Minnesota

C. George Holt, 1972
Associate Professor Emeritus of Family Studies, 2005
B.A., Alma; B.D., Oberlin; M.Ed., Pennsylvania State

Judith Ann Holt, 1979
Circulations Associate, 2000
B.A., Alma College

Howard Hong, 1938
Professor Emeritus of Philosophy, 1978
B.A., St. Olaf; Ph.D., Minnesota

Linda Hunter, 1982
Director of Academic Support Center, 2000
B.A., Drew; M.Ed., Minnesota

Elizabeth Hutchins, 1996
Assistant Professor, Library, 2004
B.A., Wellesley; M.S., Simmons; M.Div., Harvard

Joseph G. Iverson, 1960
Professor Emeritus of Education, 1986
B.S., Gustavus Adolphus; M.A., Minnesota; Ed.D., North Dakota

Carolyn Jennings, 1960-63; 1966
Professor Emerita of Music, 2002
B.A., Iowa; M.M., Michigan

Kenneth L. Jennings, 1953
Harry R. and Thora Helseth Tosdal Professor Emeritus of Music and Director Emeritus of the St. Olaf Choir, 1990
B.M., St. Olaf; M.M., Oberlin; D.M.A., Illinois

Robert Jenson, 1988
Professor Emeritus of Religion 1998
B.A., Luther; B.C., Luther Seminary; Dr. Theo., Heidelberg

Carol V. Johnson, 1968
Vice President and Dean of Students, 1994
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Minnesota

Lowell E. Johnson, 1963
Professor Emeritus of English, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Chicago; Ph.D., Wisconsin

Margaret Johnson, 1974
Director, Language Lab, 2005
B.S., Concordia

Mary Johnson, 1977
Professor Emerita of Nursing, 2004
B.S.N., St. Olaf; M.S., Ph.D., Minnesota

Erling Jorstad, 1956
Professor Emeritus of History, 1994
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Harvard; Ph.D., Madison

Jean Juenke, 1965
Director, Print Center, 1999

Robert Kendall, 1965
Associate Professor Emeritus of Music, 1992
B.M., M.M., Syracuse

Gloria Kiester, 1967
Associate Professor Emerita of Music, 1998
B.A., St. Olaf; M.M.Ed., Colorado

JoAnn Kleber, 1972
Director of Oslo Summer School Program, 1997
M.S., Iowa

Richard S. Kleber, 1960
Professor Emeritus of Mathematics, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa

Duane C. Kringen, 1947
Business Manager Emeritus, 1984
B.A., St. Olaf

Laszlo Kovacs, 1990
Professor and College Bibliographer for Collection Development Projects, 1994
B.Th., Theological Academy, Hungary; M.Div., Colgate Rochester Divinity School; M.A., Indiana

Elizabeth Larson, 1972
Library Acquisitions Associate, 1999
B.A., Bethany

Loren C. Larson, 1963-65, 1968
Professor Emeritus of Mathematics, 1996
B.S., Bethany; M.A., Ph.D., Kansas

Diane Lee, 1972
Research Assistant, Office of Educational and Institutional Research, 2000
B.A., St. Olaf

Ronald Lee, 1961
Professor Emeritus of English 2000- Associate Dean of Interdisciplinary and General Studies, 2000
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Oxford; Ph.D., Stanford

Arch M. Leean, 1953-54, 1964
Professor Emeritus of Art, 1993
B.S., Wisconsin; M.A., Columbia

Patricia Lewis, 1973
Librarian, Professor Emerita, 1997
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A.L.S, Minnesota

Odd Lovoll, 1971
King Olav V Chair Emeritus in Scandinavian-American Studies; Professor Emeritus of Norwegian and History; Editor, Norwegian-American Historical Association, 2001
M.A., North Dakota; Ph.D., Minnesota

Charles Lunder, 1952
Associate Professor Emeritus of Physical Education, 1977
B.A., Carleton; M.Ed., Minnesota

Carol Lysne, 1977
Executive Assistant to the President, 2004
B.A., Concordia (Moorhead); M.A., Concordia (St. Paul)

John N. Maakestad, 1956
Professor Emeritus of Art, 1994
B.A., St. Olaf; M.F.A., Iowa State

Marland L. Madson, 1965-66, 1969
Professor Emeritus of Biology, 1993
B.A., St. Olaf; M.N.S., Oklahoma; M.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

John C. Marshall, 1961
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, 1996
B.A., Luther; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State

Olaf W. Millert, 1952
Professor Emeritus of Psychology, 1995
B.A., Augustana (Sioux Falls); M.A., South Dakota; Ph.D., Harvard

Bruce Moe, 1958
Vice President for Admissions and Financial Aid, 1995
B.A., St. Olaf

Dorothy Mrkonich, 1970
Professor Emerita of Nursing, 1992
B.S., St. Olaf; M.Ed., Ph.D., Minnesota

Katherine Ness, 1958
Professor Emerita of Nursing, 1983
B.S., M.Ed., Minnesota

Robert Nichols, 1972
Professor Emeritus of History, 2005
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Washington

Frank Odd, 1972
Associate Professor Emeritus of Romance Languages, 2001
B.A., Utah; M.A., Stanford; Ph.D., Colorado

Joan Odd, 1975-76, 1977
Instructor Emerita in Spanish, 2005
B.A., Idaho

Duane N. Olson, 1962
Professor Emeritus of Physics, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; Ph.D., Cornell

Joan R. Olson, 1969
College Archivist, Associate Professor Emerita, 1996
B.A., Bucknell; M.A., Cornell

Richard Olson, 1967
Associate Professor Emeritus of History, 2002
B.A., Luther; B.D., Luther Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

Omar G. Otterness, 1960
Professor Emeritus of Religion, 1986
B.A., M.A., Illinois; B.D., Luther Seminary; Ph.D., Chicago

J. Daniel Palm, 1962
Professor Emeritus of Biology, 1988
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus; M.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

Donna Niebuhr Paulsen, 1972
Instructor in Music, 1999
B.A. St. Olaf

Paul Peterson, 1966
Manager, WCAL Radio, 2000
B.A., St. Olaf; B.Div., Luther Seminary

Richard G. Peterson, 1963
Professor Emeritus of English and Classics, 1996
B.A., Minnesota; M.A., Northwestern; Ph.D., Minnesota

Larry Petterson, 1965
Director, Administrative Computer Center, 1990
B.S., Minnesota

Robert Phelps, 1969
Director, News Service; Director of Government and Foundation Relations, 1994
B.A., Morningside; M.A., Syracuse

Thora Phelps, 1966
Counselor, Career Planning and Placement, 1991
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Syracuse

Jo Ann Polley, 1981
Professor Emerita of Music, 2006
B.A., St. Olaf; M.M., Northwestern; Ph.D., Michigan State

Thomas G. Porter, 1958
Professor Emeritus of Physical Education, 1991
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Minnesota

Kathleen Quade, 1984
Coordinator, Student Disability Services;Tutor Specialist, 2004
B.A., Wisconsin (Madison)

Patrick Quade, 1968
Professor Emeritus of Theatre, Director of International and Off-Campus Studies, 2005
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Wisconsin (Madison); M.F.A., Minnesota

Lydia Quanbeck, 1974
Director of Government and Foundation Relations, 1999
B.S., M.A., Minnesota

Gordon Rasmussen, 1955
Associate Professor Emeritus of Religion, 1987
B.A., Concordia; B.D., Luther Seminary

Bruce Roberts, 1968
Professor Emeritus of Psychology, 2001
B.S., M.Ed., Oregon State; Ph.D., Claremont

Marjorie Rooks, 1975
Librarian, Assistant Professor, 1997
B.A., M.A., A.M.L.S., Michigan

Mary Ellen Ross, 1977
Associate Professor Emerita of Psychology, 2007
B.S., Fordham; M.A., Ph.D., Syracuse

Donald L. Sahling, 1963
Senior Principal Gifts Officer/Assistant Vice President for Advancement, 2005
B.A., Wartburg

Paul Schmitt, 1989
Senior Principal Gift Officer; Director, Planned Giving, 2001
B.A., Wartburg

Cora Scholz, 1988
Instructor Emerita in Music, 2003
B.A., St. Olaf; M.M., Illinois

Robert V. Scholz, 1968
Professor Emeritus of Music, 2005
B.A., St. Olaf; M.M., D.M.A., Illinois

Jack Schwandt, 1963
Professor Emeritus of Political Science, 1996
B.A., Concordia (Moorhead); M.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

Pamela Schwandt, 1963-66, 1968-69, 1974
Associate Professor Emerita of English, 1996-
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Washington; Ph.D., Minnesota

Patricia Scully, 1975
Associate Director of Human Resources, 2002
B.A., Minnesota

Joseph M. Shaw, 1957
Professor Emeritus of Religion, 1991
B.A., St. Olaf; B.Th., Luther Seminary; Ph.D., Princeton Seminary

Mary Virginia Shaw, 1984
Associate Registrar, 1998
A.B., Indiana

Jan Shoger, 1980
Professor Emerita of Art and Art History, 2002
B.A., M.A., Minnesota

Michael Simione, 1965
Director, St. Olaf Center, Auxiliary Enterprises and Purchasing, 1995
B.S., B.A., Denver

George Sivanich, 1965
Associate Professor Emeritus of Psychology, 1994
B.A., Minnesota; M.A., Harvard; Ph.D., Minnesota

Emery N. Solberg, 1961
Director of Admission Services, 1993
B.A., St. Olaf

Myron Solid, 1971
Professor Emeritus of Education, 2004
B.S., M.Ed., Colorado State; Ph.D., Colorado

Edlo Caldwell Solum, 1937-39, 1944-45, 1950-51, 1952
Associate Professor Emerita of Physical Education, 1976
B.A., M.A., California

Edward Sovik, 1949
Professor of Art, 1987
B.A., St. Olaf; M.Arch., Yale

Solveig Steendal, 1953
Secretary to the President, 1988
B.A., Luther

Cynthia Stokes, 1967-69, 1970
Instructor in Music, 2005
B.A., Radcliffe; M.M., New England Conservatory

Frederick Stoutland, 1962
Professor Emeritus of Philosophy, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; Ph.D., Yale

Judith Stoutland, 1968
Instructor in English, 1997
B.A., St. Olaf, M.A., Trinity College

Walter Stromseth, 1956
Professor Emeritus of Philosophy, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; B.D., Ph.D., Yale

Lee Swan, 1976
Director of Athletics, Associate Professor Emeritus of Education, 1998
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Wisconsin (Madison)

Clifford Swanson, 1954
College Pastor Emeritus, 1982
B.A., St. Olaf; C.T., Luther Seminary; L.H.D., Luther

Steve Swanson, 1974-75, 1976
Professor of English, 1997
B.A., St. Olaf; C.Th., B.D., Luther Theological Seminary; M.A., D.Arts, Oregon

James Tallon, 1976
Associate Professor Emeritus of Sociology and Anthropology, 2001
B.A., St. Charles Borremeo Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., Notre Dame

Merrell Thornton, 1980
Student Work Coordinator, 1997
B.S., Texas Women's University

Valborg E. Tollefsrud, 1953
Professor Emerita of Nursing, 1995
B.S., M.Ed., Minnesota

John Treon, 1968-74, 1984
Director of Academic Events, Alumni Abroad Programs, 1999
B.S., Lambuth; M.A., Arkansas; Ph.D., Virginia

Charles Umbanhowar, Sr., 1978
Associate Professor Emeritus of Political Science, 2004
B.A., Cornell; M.A., Ph.D., Chicago

Theodore Vessey, 1970
Professor Emeritus of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, 2005
B.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

Ann Wagner, 1961
Professor Emerita of Dance, 1999
B.A., Augustana (Illinois); M.A., Iowa; Ph.D., Minnesota

James G. Walker, 1964
Associate Professor Emeritus of Russian, 1994
B.A., Long Beach State; M.S., Georgetown; Ph.D., Indiana

John Walters, 1982
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, 2003
B.S., Purdue; Ph.D., Illinois

Barbara Walters, 1988
Program Coordinator, International and Off-Campus Studies, 2003

Norman Watt, 1966
Associate Professor Emeritus of German, 2000
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

A. DeWayne Wee, 1966
Professor Emeritus of Music, 1996
B.A., St. Olaf; S.M.M., Union Seminary; M.S., Juilliard; D.Mus., Indiana

David Wee, 1965
Professor Emeritus of English, 2005
B.A., St. Olaf; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford

Theo Wee, 1966-73, 1974
Professor Emerita of Music, 2005
B.F.A., South Dakota State; S.M.M., Union Seminary

Abby Werlock, 1987
Associate Professor Emerita of English 1999
B.A., M.A., American University; Ph.D., Sussex

Kenneth G. Wilkens, 1947-56, 1958
Professor Emeritus of Speech-Theater, 1986
B.S.E., Moorhead State; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern

Lawrence Zimmerman, 1990
Assistant Professor of Education, 2001
B.A., St. Cloud; M.A., Minnesota; Ph.D., Wyoming

James A. Zischke, 1963
Professor Emeritus of Biology, 1996
B.S., Wisconsin; M.A., South Dakota; Ph.D., Tulane State