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Faculty and Staff


Janice Conway-Klaassen, PhD, MLS(ASCP)cm/SMcm, FACSc

Associate Professor and Program Director, Medical Laboratory Sciences

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Tamera Alpaugh, MS, MLS(ASCP)cm

Director of Clinical Education, Medical Laboratory Sciences

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Hannah Gartzke, MS, MLS(ASCP)cm

Instructor, Medical Laboratory Sciences

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Christine Maleck, MT(ASCP)CG

Teaching Laboratory Manager, Medical Laboratory Sciences

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Lorna Ruskin, EdD, MT(ASCP)

Associate Professor, Medical Laboratory Sciences

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Stephen Wiesner, PhD, MT(ASCP), FACSc

Associate Professor, Medical Laboratory Sciences

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Andrew Yue, MT (ASCP)

MLS Program Coordinator, Medical Laboratory Sciences

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Paul Ceelen

Academic Technologist

Amy Fischer

Operations Manager

Todd Gitzlaff

Facilities and Finance Operations

Amanda Hawley, MA (she/her)

Director of Student Services

Megan Holder

Administrative Associate

Linda Maleitzke

Projects Coordinator

Jireh Mabamba

Manager of Engagement & External Relations

Tammy McNish (she/her)

Admissions and Recruitment Specialist

Swan Nguyen (she/her)

Student Services Administrative Specialist

Robin Peterson (she/her)

Academic Advisor

Mallory Schweim (she/her)

Academic Advisor

Schedule an appointment with Mallory at malloryschweim.appointments.umn.edu.