Faculty

080401-Bibelnieks-1Tracy Bibelnieks

Associate professor of Mathematics

Degrees:

PhD Clemson University, MS Clemson University, BA St. Olaf College

Academic interests:

Mathematics teaching, big data problems in industry

 

090610pippert02Tim Pippert

Associate professor of Sociology

Degrees:

PhD University of Nebraska-Lincoln, MA University of Nebraska-Lincoln, BA University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Academic interests:

Family, homelessness, stratification, juvenile delinquency, and gender

Lars Christiansenchristil

Associate professor and chair of Sociology, Sabo Senior Fellow

Degrees:

PhD Florida State University, MS Florida State University, BA Clark University

Academic interests:

Informed by classical and contemporary Pragmatism, social psychology and neuroscience, Lars is engaging three projects that explore the relation between sense, aesthetics, bodies and urban experiences.

Paul C. Pribbenowpribbenow_about1

Augsburg College President

Degrees:

PhD and MA, University of Chicago, BA, Luther College (Iowa)

 

Academic interests:

Ethics, philanthropy, and American public life

 

Phil Quanbeck, IIquanbeck

Associate professor of Religion

Degrees:

MDiv Luther Theological Seminary; DTh Luther Theological Seminary, BA St. Olaf College

Academic interests:

120420loweMary Lowe

Associate professor of Religion

Degrees:

PhD Graduate Theological Union, MDiv Luther Seminary, BA Pacific Lutheran University

Academic interests:

Doctrine of the human person; issues in sexuality and gender; hymns, theology, and memory; narrating your Theological Legacy

120207-colin-030Colin Irvine

Associate professor of English

Degrees:

PhD Marquette University, MA Notre Dame, BA Carroll College

Academic interests:

Garry Hesserhesser

Professor of Sociology and chair of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Division

Degrees:

PhD fUniversity of Notre Dame, Master of Divinity Union Theological Seminary

Academic Interests:

Advancing the field of service-learning as a teacher, researcher, and community partner.

120502pikeDiane Pike

Professor of Sociology

Degrees:

PhD Yale University, MA Yale University, AB Connecticut College

Academic interests:

Teaching effectiveness and student engagement, curriculum development and assessment; national lecturer and consultant on educational assessment and teaching.

larry-crockett991Larry Crockett

Professor of Computer Science

Degrees:

PhD University of Minnesota, MDiv Luther Theological Seminary

Academic interests:

Computer science, philosophy, and religion

grovenRobert C. Groven, Honors Program Director

Associate professor of Communication Studies, Honors Program director, Director of Forensics

Degrees:

JD University of Minnesota Law School, MA University of Minnesota

Academic interests:

Forensic argumentation, rhetoric, and legal discourse