Part-Time Faculty

Jonathan Ailabouni

(2013). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., Western Michigan University.

Eric Ashcraft

(2008). Music. B.A., Bradley University; M.M., University of Cincinnati.

Katherine Beane

(2015). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., University of Northern Iowa.

Jeff Boeke

(2010). Health and Physical Education. M.S., University of Wisconsin–La Crosse; Ed.D., Capella University.

Rachel Brandwein

(2014). Music. B.M., University of Michigan; M.M., The Julliard School; D.M.A., Stony Brook University.

Margaret Britton

(2013). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., University of Texas-Austin.

Anne Bulliung

(1998). Classics. University of New Orleans; B.A. (equivalent), University of Texas–Austin; M.A., Central Washington University.

Festus Cole

(Feb. 2015). Africana Studies and History. B.A., M.A., University of Sierra Leone; Ph.D., University of London.

Joy Conrad

(1993). Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., University of Iowa.

Stephanie DeSisto

(2015). Environmental Studies. B.S., SUNY Cortland; M.Sc., Ph.D., Queen's University.

8Rachel Faldet

(1984–86, 1989). English. B.A., Luther College; M.A., University of Iowa.

Robert Fitton

(1987). Biology. B.S., Iowa State University.

Sarah Frydenlund

(Feb. 2015). Art. B.A., Luther College; M.F.A., University for the Creative Arts.

Laura Fuller

(2015). English. B.A., Luther College; M.F.A., The New School (New York).

Michael Geary

(1995). Music. B.M., M.A., University of Iowa.

Karla Gilbert

(2011-12, 2014). Nursing. B.A., Luther College

Kari Gronningsaeter

(2012). Scandinavian Studies. B.A., Telemark University College; M.A. University of Agder.

Ann Hagensick

(2015). Education. B.S., College of St. Teresa; M.Ed., Upper Iowa University.

James Hall

(2011). Health and Physical Education. B.S., M.S., Eastern Illinois University.

Carla Thelen Hanson

(2013). Music. B.M., M.M.; Northern Arizona University.

Lynne Hart

(2012). Music. B.M., University of Minnesota–Duluth; M.F.A., University of Iowa.

Steve Hornbacher

(Feb. 2015). Health & Physical Education. B.A., Grinnell College.

Philip Iversen

(2015). Mathematics. B.A., Luther College; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

Roger Jaeger

(March 2014). Health and Physical Education. B.S., University of Wisconsin.

Helen James

(2009). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., D.M.A., University of Oregon.

Greg Jesson

(2009). Philosophy. Director of the Center for Ethics and Public Life 2012– . B.A., University of California–Los Angeles; M.A., University of Southern California; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

David R. Kamm

(1990). Art. B.A., Wartburg College; M.A., M.F.A., University of Iowa.

Peter Lingen

(1979). Music. University of Minnesota.

Dalton Little

(Feb. 2014). Paideia. B.A., M.A., University of North Dakota.

Lea Lovelace

(Feb. 2012). Art. B.A., Luther College; M.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Lu Lu

(2015). Chinese. B.A., State University of New York; M.A., ABD, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Linda K. Martin

(2003). Music. B.A., University of Northern Iowa; M.M.Ed., University of St. Thomas.

Molly McNicoll

(2010). Biology. B.S., University of Wisconsin–Madison; M.S., Ph.D, University of Illinois Urbana–Champaign.

Birgitta R. Meade

(Feb. 2005). Education. B.A., Luther College; M.S., Montana State University.

Tara. Meade

(2015). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., University of Northern Iowa.

David N. Mitchell

(1995). Mathematics. B.S., University of Wisconsin–La Crosse; M.S., Iowa State University.

Rosalind Moeller

(1986, 1988). Librarian. B.A., College of Wooster; M.L.S., University of Pittsburgh.

Gary Moss

(2007). Music. B.M., University of Utah; M.A., D.M.A., University of Michigan.

Mueller, Laura

(2015). Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy. B.A., McKendree University; M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.

Joseph Needham

(2003). History. B.A., M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., University of Tennessee–Knoxville.

Emilien Nohaic

(2015). French. B.A., M.A., Universite de Bretagne Occidentale in Brest (University of Western Brittany).

Jeffrey M. O'Gara

(2006). Physical Education. B.A., Luther College.

Kristin Peterson

(Feb. 2010). Education. B.A., Luther College; M.A., University of Iowa.

Elizabeth Pfile

(2015). Nursing. B.S.N., Upper Iowa University.

Amy Pfister

(2012 SP, 2013 FA, Feb. 2015). Nursing. B.S.N., University of Iowa.

Jill Phillips

(Feb. 2014). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., University of Cincinnati.

Janet Pollack

(Feb. 2014). Paideia. B.A., Syracuse University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Peter Russella

(2014). French. B.A., Luther College; Master 1, Master 2, Universite de Bretagne Occidentale.

Brad Schultz

(2012). Music, B.A., Luther College; MSM, Emory University.

Dawn Schweizer

(2012-14, 2015). Spanish. B.A., Luther College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

Rebecca Shaffer

(2009). Music. B.M., M.M., University of Wisconsin; D.A., University of Northern Colorado.

Steve Smith

(Feb. 2011). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., University of North Texas.

Heidi Snell-Anderson

(2015). Education. B.A., Luther College; B.S., Iowa State University; M.Ed., Ashford University.

Astri Snodgrass

(2015). Art. B.A., Luther College; M.F.A., University of Alabama.

Chad Sonka

(2015). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., Manhattan School of Music.

Shirley Sovereign

(2015). Education. B.A., Luther College; M.A.E., University of Northern Iowa.

Jessica Spier

(2013). Nursing. B.S.N., University of Iowa.

William Stockton

(2015). Education. B.S., M.S., Winona State University; J.D., Franklin Pierce Law Center (University of New Hampshire School of Law).

Guinevere Strand

(2011). Biology. B.A., Luther College; M.S., University of Iowa.

Jonathan Struve

(Jan. 2008). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., Northwestern University; Ph.D. candidate, University of Iowa.

Dennis Tack

(1998, 2002-10, 2015). Mathematics. B.A., University of Northern Iowa.

Michael Van Ryn

(2014). Music. B.M., University of Minnesota; M.M., Northwestern University.

Yang Wang

(2015). ASIANetwork-Luce Foundation Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow, Asian Art History. B.A., University of Missouri; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Cheryl A. Wangsness

(1985). Mathematics. B.A., Luther College.

Amy Wrightsman

(Jan. 2002). Accounting. B.A., Luther College.

Benjamin Yates

(2011). Music. B.A., Luther College; M.M., University of Illinois Urbana–Champaign.