Nov 23, 2020  
2020-21 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-21 Undergraduate Catalog

Trustees and Faculty



Officers

Chair Dorval R. Carter ‘79
Vice Chair Deborah A. Block ‘74
Treasurer Lynda Johnson ‘80
Secretary Mark Roble ‘77
President of the University Cindy Gnadinger

Trustees

Deborah A. Block ‘74, Senior Pastor, Immanuel Presbyterian Church, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Christy L. Brown, CEO, Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Dorval R. Carter ‘79, President, Chicago Transit Authority, Chicago, Illinois

Reynolds R. Challoner ‘64, President, NEW Paradigm Advisors LLC, Sanibel, Florida/Green Bay, Wisconsin

Sandra L. Cunningham, ‘78, Director, Versiti, Inc., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Kristi Czarnecki ‘89, Owner, Czarnecki Properties, Pewaukee, Wisconsin

Jefferson V. DeAngelis ‘80, President/CIO, Northwest Passage Capital Investors, LLC., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Laura Dexter ‘76, Pediatric Anesthesiologist and Partner (retired), Metropolitan Anesthesia Network, Jefferson, Wisconsin

Cindy Gnadinger, President, Carroll University, Waukesha, Wisconsin

John J. Hengel ‘80, Vice President-Finance & Asst. Secretary, Jason Industries, Inc., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Lynda M. Johnson ‘80, Assistant Treasurer, Harley-Davidson, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

David H. Laatsch, ‘95, Vice President, Strategy and Operations Project Management, Aurora Health Care, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Douglas J. Mueller ‘80, CEO & President, Breakthrough, Green Bay, Wisconsin

Michael J. Osenga, ‘75, Publisher, KHL Americas, Brookfield, Wisconsin

Elfried Pahl, ‘79, Medical Director, Heart Failure and Heart Transplantations, Lurie Childrens Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Renee H. Ramirez, Executive Director, Waukesha County Community Dental Clinic, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Jack Riesch, Owner and Executive Vice President, R&R Insurance, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Mark A. Roble, Retired Chief Risk Officer, Robert W. Baird, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

James M. Schneider ‘74, Executive Chairman, Horizon Bank, Austin, Texas

Thomas A. Sellars ‘82, Chairman & CEO, Sellars Absorbent Materials, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Mark Smith ‘83, Product Business Manager (retired), Strattec Secruity Corp., Mequon, Wisconsin

Fred Stier, CEO, Stier Construction, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Joseph P. Zvesper ‘76, Chairman, President & CEO, American Appraisal Associates, Inc., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Alumni Representative

Paul Christian, ‘92, Senior Vice President, R.W. Baird, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Honorary Life Trustees

Charles W. Anderson ‘59, Brookfield, Wisconsin

Joan Hardy, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Lee Melville ‘50, Waukesha, Wisconsin

Richard H. Miller, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Carroll Faculty 2019-2020

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Cindy Gnadinger, 2017
President
B.S., Western Kentucky University
M.Ed., University of Louisville
Ed.D., University of Louisville

Julie Amundson, 2018
Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
B.S., UC Davis
M.P.T., UCSF/SFSU
D.P.T., Des Moines University

Laila Azam, 2017
Clinical Assistant Professor of Public Health
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
MBA, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Monika Baldridge, 2004
Chair of the Department of Health and Medicine
Professor of Physician Assistant Studies and Biology
B.S., Marquette University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Barbra J. Beck, 2010
Associate Professor of Public Health
B.A., College of St. Benedict
M.S., Colorado State University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Daniel Becker, 2006
Associate Professor of Graphic Design
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
M.A., DePaul University

Jason E. Bennett, 2017
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Platteville
MSPT, Clarke University
Ph.D., Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions

Nancy Bennett, 2010
Electronic Resources/Systems Librarian
B.S., University of South Florida
M.L.I.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

B.J. Best, 2006
Mary Robertson Williams Chair of English, Modern Language and Literature
Associate Professor of English
B.S., Drake University
M.F.A., Washington University

Jessica Boll, 2010
Associate Professor of Spanish
B.A., University of Delaware
M.A., Purdue University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Karene Boos, 2018
Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
B.S., Marquette University
J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School
D.P.T., College of St. Scholastica

James Brandes, 2018
Director of Physician Assistant Studies
Clinical Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin

Roberto Brenes, 2013
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Universidad de Costa Rica
M.S., University of Texas, Tyler
Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Elizabeth Bright, 2017
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
RN-BC University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
M.S.N., University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Lorine E. Brock 2017
Lecturer of Anatomy and Physiology
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
PhD., University of South Carolina

Darrell Brown, 2017
Director and Lecturer of Instrumental Music
A.S.A., Ricks College (now BYU-Idaho)
B.M.Ed., Brigham Young University
M.M., Brigham Young University
D.M. University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Jessica M. Brown 2017
Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
B.S. University of Northern Colorado
M.S. University of Northern Colorado
PhD. University of Northern Colorado

Charles A. Byler, 1990
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Professor of History
B.A., Whitman College
M.A., University of Washington
Ph.D., Yale University

Lori Cronin, 2018
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing,
Associate Degree Program Director
B.S.N., Carroll College/Columbia College of Nursing
M.S.N., Cardinal Stritch
D.N.P., Concordia University

Amy A. Cropper, 1995
Professor of Art
B.A., Whitman College
M.A., M.F.A., University of Iowa

Stephen J. Dannhoff, 2006
Senior Lecturer in Physical Education
B.S., University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
M.S., University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Dennis M. Debrecht, 1984
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Benedictine College
Ph.D., Iowa State University

Elena M. De Costa, 1995
Associate Professor of Spanish
B.A., Boston State College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin- Madison

Rita Deering, 2019
Assistant Professor of Phyiscal Therapy
B.S., Marquette University
D.P.T., Marquette University
Ph.D., Marquette University

Nicole Depowski, 2018
Lecturer in Psychology
B.A., Albion College
Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Sara Deprey, 2000
Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
B.S.P.T., M.S.P.T., Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago Medical School
D.P.T., MGH Institute of Health Professionals

Lansing Dimon, 2018
Director of Athletic Bands
B.M., Syracuse University
M.S., Syracuse University

Jennifer L. Dobby, 2012
Chair of the Department of Visual and Performing Arts Senior Lecturer in Theatre Arts
B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign
M.F.A., Northwestern University

April Doebert-Fischer, 2016
Clinical Assistant Professor
M.O.T., Concordia University

Rose Ann Donovan, 2002
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A., Silver Lake College

Brian P. Edlbeck, 2004
Clinical Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Pascale F. Engelmajer, 2012
Associate Professor of Religious Studies
B.A., M.A., Columbia University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Bristol

Vickie Ericson, 2015
Senior Lecturer of Physical Therapy
B.S., Northwestern University Medical School
D.P.T., Arcadia University

Sarah E. Esveldt, 2011
Distinguished Lecturer in Business, Accounting and Economics
B.S., Central Michigan University
M.B.A., Keller Graduate School

Heather Harken Evans, 2006
Senior Lecturer in Mathematics
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
M.Ed., Cardinal Stritch University

Peggy Thurston Farrell, 1991
Associate Professor of Art
B.A., Carroll College
M.A., M.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

David Feil, 2001
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Coe College
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Timothy C. Flewelen, 2015
Lecturer of Chemistry and Biochemistry
B.A., University of North Texas
B.S., University of North Texas
Ph.D., Medical College of Wisconsin

Gregory M. Gabrielsen, 2010
Distinguished Lecturer in Physics
B.S., Illinois Wesleyan University
M.S., Montana State University

Timothy Galow, 2011
Associate Professor of English
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A., University of Chicago
Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Alison Garcia, 2018
Lecturer of Spanish
B.A., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Elaine Gonya, 2018
Lecturer of Exercise Science
B.A., Otterbein College
M.S., The University of Kansas - Lawrence

Jon C. Gordon, 2013
Distinguished Lecturer in Communication
B.A. Hiram College
M.A. University of South Carolina
Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Lilly Goren, 2005
Chair of History, Political Science and Religious Studies
Professor of Political Science
A.B., Kenyon College
M.A., Ph.D., Boston College

Lisa Green, 2006
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Viterbo University
M.S.N., Cardinal Stritch University

James P. Grimshaw, 2004
Associate Professor of Religious Studies
B.S., Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
M.Div., Christian Theological Seminary
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Kevin S. Guilfoy, 2004
Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies
B.A., University of Vermont
M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington

Jamie L. Hansen, 2010
Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., Cardinal Stritch University
M.S., University of Phoenix
Ph.D., Marquette University

Susan Hanson, 2009
Distinguished Lecturer in Health and Medicine
B.A., Luther College
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Joseph Hardenbrook
Reference and Instruction Librarian
B.A., Ball State University
M.L.S., Indiana University

Scott Hendrix, 2007
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Athens State University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Kimberly K. Hofkamp, 2005
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A.E., Silver Lake College

Megan L. Holz, 2012
Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing,
Simulation Director
B.S.N., University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Jane F. Hopp, 1994
Associate Vice President for Partnerships and Innovation
B.S.P.T., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S., Medical College of Wisconsin
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago

Cynthia J. Horst, 1994
Associate Professor of Biology
B.A., Goshen College 282
Ph.D., Emory University

Chenglie Hu, 2001
Professor of Computer Science
B.S., M.S., East China Normal University
Ph.D., Wichita State University

Aimee Hubiak, 2018
Senior Lecturer in Engineering
B.S., Northern Illinois University
M.S., Norther Illinois University

Jennifer Huck, 2011
Chair of Department of Communication and Sociology Associate Professor of Sociology
B.S. Carroll College
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Rebecca Imes, 2005
Associate Professor of Communication
B.A., Nebraska Wesleyan University
M.A., Emerson College/Tufts University School of Medicine
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Afsaneh Jahan-Peyma, 2019
Lecturer, Department of Nursing
BSN: Concordia University
MSN: Concordia University

Darrel A. Johnson, 2008
Distinguished Lecturer in Mathematics
B.S., M.S., University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee

Catherine E. Jorgens, 2006
Risk Manager Lecturer in Business
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
J.D., University of Wisconsin School of Law

Lara P. Karpenko, 2006
Associate Professor of English
B.A., University of California-Santa Barbara
M.Ed., University of California-Los Angeles
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Margaret D. Kasimatis, 1998
Clinical Associate Professor of Health and Medicine
B.A., St. Mary’s College, Notre Dame
M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University of Chicago

Teresa Kaul, 2018
Chair of the Department of Nursing Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Marquette University
M.S.N. - Adult Nurse Practitioner, Marquette University
Post Graduate Certificate-Family Nurse Practitioner from Concordia University
Ph.D., Marquette University

Tayna Katzman, 2018
Lecturer in Chemistry and Biochemistry
B.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison
Ph.D., Purdue University

Barbara J. Kilgust, 2015
Lecturer in English and Writing
B.A., Carroll University
M.A., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Barbara L. King, 1995
Associate Professor of Communication
B.A., Carroll College
M.A., Purdue University
Ph.D., Wayne State University

Karie Ruekert Kobiske, 2018
Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing,
MSN Program Director
B.S.N., Carroll University
M.S.N., Marquette University
Ph.D., Marquette University

Ashley Knuth, 2015
Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
B.S., Carroll University
D.P.T., Carroll University

Michael G. Konemann, 1984
Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Carroll College
M.S., Marquette University

Kathrine Kramer, 2000
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., M.S., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Kerry Kretchmar, 2011
Associate Professor of Education
B.A., New York University
M.S., Pace University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Jamie Krzykowski, 2008
Athletic Training Program Director and Clinical Associate Professor of Athletic Training
B.S., Northwest Nazarene University
M.S.S., United States Sports Academy
Ph.D., Clayton College of Natural Health

Gregory A. Kuhlemeyer, 2000
Professor of Business
B.S., Western Illinois University
M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Tennessee- Knoxville

Kelly J. LaBlanc, 2010
Senior Lecturer in Environmental Science
B.S., University of Wisconsin-River Falls
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Jessica Lahner, 2016
Lecturer of Clinical/Counseling Psychology
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
M.S., University of North Texas
Ph.D., University of North Texas

Kristen A. Lampe, 2000
Professor of Mathematics
B.A., University of Dayton
M.A., Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis

Stephen Lange, 2016
Lecturer in Computational Science
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
M.A., Cardinal Stritch University

Brittany Larson, 2009
Associate Director of the Library
B.A., Carroll University
M.L.I.S., University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee

Michael G. Levas, 1985
Associate Professor of Business
B.S., M.B.A., Northern Illinois University

Wendie Leveille, 2017
Program Director, Occupational Therapy
Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
B.S., O.T.D., Concordia University - Wisconsin

Todd D. Levine, 2014
Senior Lecturer in Biology
B.S., University of Missouri -St. Louis
Ph.D., Miami University

Susan E. Lewis, 1994
Professor of Biology
B.A., Earlham College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

David B. MacIntyre, 1996
Chair of the Department of Human Movement Sciences
Clinical Associate Professor of Exercise Science
B.S., Hope College
M.S., Pennsylvania State University

Abigail M. Markwyn, 2006
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Carleton College
M.A., Ph. D., University of Wisconsin- Madison

Joel W. Matthys, 2013
Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., Carroll University
M.M., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
D.M.A., University of Cincinnati

Kevin McMahon, 2000
Chair of the Department of Computational and Physical Sciences
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Chair of Computational & Physical Science Department
B.Sc., University of Edinburgh
M.Sc., Ph.D., Dalhousie University

Amy E. McQuade, 2010
Clinical Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
B.S., Michigan State University
M.P.T., University of Wisconsin
Ph.D., Medical College of Wisconsin

Rachele Mead, 2019
Lecturer of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
M.S.N., Regis University

James Mikolajczak, 2016
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., Chamberlain College
M.S., Chamberlain College

Michael G. Mortensen, 2011
Distinguished Lecturer of Graphic Design
B.Arch. University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
M.Arch University of Houston

Kerri Murphy, 2018
Clinical Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
B.S., University of Illinois
M.Ed., National Louis University
M.P.A.S., Midwestern University

Eva Nitka, 2019
Lecturer, Department of Nursing
BSN: Alverno College
MSN: University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Therese Novotny, 2019
Lecturer of English
B.A., Marquette University
M.A., Marquette University
Ph.D., Marquette University

Thomas Pahnke, 2006
Dean of the College of Health Sciences
Clinical Associate Professor of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training
B.S.P.T., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S., Purdue University

Colleen E. Pennell, 2015
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., Edgewood college
M.Ed., Northern Arizona University
Ph.D., Cardinal Stritch University

April Phillips, 2018
Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
B.S., M.S., Mount Mary College

Joseph J. Piatt, 1998
Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Science
B.S., Marquette University
M.S.C.E., University of Minnesota
Ph.D., University of Arizona

Pamela Pinahs-Schultz, 1980
Professor of Physical Education
B.Ed., University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
M.S.Ed., Chicago State University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Kelly Pinter, 2017
Lecturer of Sociology and Criminal Justice
B.A., M.A., University of Illinois - Chicago
Ph.D., Loyola University - Chicago

Kelly Raether, 2017
Lecturer in Nursing
A.S.N., Madison College
M.S.M. Walden University

Kimberly Redding, 2001
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Goucher College
M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Susan I. Riehl, 2004
Public Service/Technical Services Librarian
B.A., M.A., M.L.I.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Virginia Riggs, 2019
Lecturer, Department of Nursing
BA:  Carroll University
MSN: Bellin College

Michael J. Rodriques, 2014
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., Purdue University
M.S.N., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Jason T. Roe, 2010
Senior Lecturer in Exercise Science
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
M.S., University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Massimo A. Rondolino, 2013
Associate Professor of Philosophy
M.A., Universita Degli di Pavia
M.A., Ph.D., University of Bristol

Aaron Routhe, 2015
Senior Lecturer of Sociology
B.S., Houghton College
M.A., University of Tennessee - Knoxville
Ph.D., University of Tennessee - Knoxville

Lacey M. Runyon, 2018
Clinical Assistant Professor of Athletic Training
Clinical Education Coordinator
B.S. Clarke College
M.A. Hastings College
DAT Indiana State University

Pacia Sallomi, 1997
Professor of Art
B.S., University of California, Davis
M.A., University of New Mexico
M.F.A., Texas Tech University

Kathleen S. Sampson, 2010
Senior Lecturer in Nursing
B.S.N., University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee
M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Matthew Scheel, 2007
Chair of the Department of Life Sciences
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Winona State University
M.A., Mankato State University
Ph.D., University of Nevada

Tara Schmidt, 2007
Senior Lecturer in Psychology
B.S., Carroll College
M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee

Christine Schneider, 2011
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Ph.D., Medical College of Wisconsin

Susan M. Schneider, 2017
Lecturer of Nursing
BSN., Alverno College
MSN., University of North Dakota

Michael D. Schuder, 1994
Professor of Chemistry
B.S., North Dakota State University
Ph.D., University of Colorado

Marie S. Schwerm, 2011
Senior Lecturer in Computer Science
B.A., Mount Mary College
M.S., Marquette University

Daniel Shackelford, 2017
Assistant Professor of Exercise Science 
B.S., University of Northern Colorado
M.S., University of Northern Colorado
PhD, University of Northern Colorado

Miranda Spindt, 2018
Clinical Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
A.S., Malcom X College
M.S.P.A., A.T. Still University

Rachel L. Stickles, 2008
Senior Lecturer of Education
B.S., Carroll College M.A., California State University-Long Beach
Ed.D., University of Southern California

Thomas E. St. George, 2014
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Monmouth College
M.S., University of West Florida
PhD, Northern Illinois University

Timothy Suchomel, 2016
Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
M.S., University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Ph.D., East Tennessee State University

John C. Symms, 1995
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., University of Arizona
M.S., Ph.D., Colorado State University

Carol D. Tallarico, 2014
Professor of Economics
B.A., M.A., DePaul University
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago

Gail M. Vojta, 2007
Distinguished Lecturer in Chemistry
B.A., St. Olaf College
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Julie VonDerVellen, 2013
Assistant Professor in Graphic Design
B.S., Edgewood College
M.A., M.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Wayne Wendling,
Senior Lecturer of Analytics
B.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Kimberly White, 2009
Chair of the Department of Education
Associate Professor of Education
Chair of the Department of Education
B.S.B.A., M.Ed., The Ohio State University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Tate Wilson, 2012
Senior Lecturer in Physics
B.S., University of Washington
Ph.D., University of Washington

Mary Ann Wisniewski, 2001
Professor of Business
B.A., Alverno College
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Joshua Wolf, 2018
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.S., Carroll University
M.S., Texas Christian University
Ph.D., Texas Christian University

James Zager, 2008
Professor of Theatre Arts
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
M.F.A., Arizona State University

Lisa A. Zajc, 2018
Visiting Lecturer of Accounting
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Natalya Zinkevich, 2013
Assistant Professor in Health and Medicine
M.S., Saint-Petersburg State
Ph.D., Vavilov Institute of General Genetics