John Althoff

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   EdD Florida International University, Miami FL M Ed Ferris State University, Big Rapids MI BS Ferris State University, Big Rapids MI

Photo of Richard Bakken Richard Bakken

Adjunct Graduate Faculty PhD University of San Diego, San Diego, CA MA University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ BA Wisconsin Lutheran College Associate Director, Classroom, Lab and Media Support at Princeton University As one of the senior managers in OIT Support Services, Rich’s department has responsibility for all classroom technology, broadcast, and academic special event support at Princeton University. …

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Campus Pastor, Assistant Coach, Football Office: LSC 101 DMin Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton MA MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI   Speakers Bureau Topics Bible Study - Personal devotions Bible Study - Post-exilic books Bible Study - Stewardship messages in Haggai Christian Denominations - Speaking the Truth in Love to Mormons Christian Living - Counseling skills for personal ministry Christian Living - Pre-marriage Workshops Martin Luther College - MLC Chapel of the Christ Martin Luther College - MLC Daylight USA Mission and Ministry - How to Apply Jesus' Master Plan of Evangelism Mission and Ministry - Involving youth in outreach Mission and Ministry - Pastoral counseling skills Mission and Ministry - Preaching on the Parables World Missions - Africa: Malawi, Cameroon

Photo of Paul Boehlke Paul Boehlke

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Professor Emeritus of Biology at Wisconsin Lutheran College PhD University of Iowa, Iowa City IA: Science Education – Biology MST Union College, NY: Chemistry MS Winona State University, Winona MN: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Paul Boehlke is Professor emeritus of Biology at Wisconsin Lutheran College and is now living in New Ulm.…

Kenneth Cherney

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch MDIV Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Photo of Carolyn Delorme Carolyn Delorme

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Teaches EDT5007 – Google Technologies in Education Instructional Designer, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis PhD Adult Education and Occupational Training, North Dakota State University, Fargo ND MS Instructional Design and Technology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks ND BS Elementary Education, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks ND I’m a North Dakota Native, born and raised. …

Rachel Ehlers

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Teaches SPE5211 Foundations of Special Education Special Education Teacher, Vista Unified School District, Vista CA PhD Clinical Psychology, Walden University, Minneapolis MN MA Special Education, Chapman University, Orange CA BS Ed, Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Administrative Assistant, Graduate Studies & Continuing Education

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Communications Specialist Office: WCC 116

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Professor Emeritus of Academic Computing PhD Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale FL: Computing Technology in Education MA Clarke College, Dubuque IA: Computer Applications in Education MS University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh WI: Mathematics Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. Jim Grunwald served as the Director of Academic Computing at Martin Luther College from 1998-2017 where he taught faculty and students to better utilize technology in education to enhance teaching and learning.…

Photo of Dennis Gulczynski Dennis Gulczynski

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Experience: Guidance Director and Counselor at Lakeside Lutheran High School in Lake Mills, WI PhD Marquette University: Counseling and Educational Psychology MS University of Wisconsin, Whitewater WI: Guidance and Counseling MST University of Wisconsin, Whitewater WI: History MS University of Wisconsin, Whitewater WI: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr.…

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Professor of Special Education Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 129B MS University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI: Educational Psychology BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Daryl Hanneman serves as Professor of Special Education at MLC. Daryl worked as a licensed school psychologist, serving K-12 school districts near Cedar Rapids, Iowa.…

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty PhD Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI MS University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI BS Concordia University, Chicago, IL AA Concordia University, Mequon, WI

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty President of Wisconsin Lutheran College EdD Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale: Educational Leadership M Ed National-Louis University, Chicago: Curriculum and Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

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Professor of Education Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 129D EdD University of Minnesota - Twin Cities: Educational Policy and Administration MA St. Mary's University, Winona MN: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education I currently serve on the Education and Psychology faculties at Martin Luther College. I teach Psychology of Learning for undergraduates.…

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty Teaches EDU5002 – The School as a Learning Community Provost, Wisconsin Lutheran College PhD University of Wisconsin, Madison: Education Administration MS University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh: Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther Collge, New Ulm MN: Education Having taught at Lutheran elementary, high school, and college level, he brings his experience and optimism to the MLC grad students who take his class.…

Photo of Kenneth Kramer Kenneth Kramer

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Staff Minister, Bethany Lutheran Church in Appleton, Wisconsin MS UW-Milwaukee: Curriculum and Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College: Education Kenneth Kremer is a veteran educator, whose 43-year career has focused on the issues children and young adults face as they grow up in a complex culture that grows increasingly challenging for Christians.…

Photo of Jeff Lemke Jeff Lemke

Adjunct Graduate Faculty B.A., Wisconsin Lutheran College (2003) M.A. Organizational Leadership, Bethel University (2006) Ed.D. Education Administration, Bethel University (2011) Dr. Jeffrey C. Lemke is the Director of Admissions, Marketing and International Programs for St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12, he specializes in community outreach, marketing, and international recruitment for St. Croix Lutheran. One of Dr.…

Alanna Lienig

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Bethel University, St. Paul MN MS Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall MN BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Jason Lowrey Jason Lowrey

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Capella University, Minneapolis MN MS Concordia University, Mequon WI BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN MA University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN BA Arizona State University, Tempe AZ

Joshua Mears

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PsyD Argosy University, Eagan MN MA Bethel University, St. Paul MN BA Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato MN

Photo of John Meyer John Meyer

Director of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education Office: WCC 115 PhD, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities: Educational Policy and Administration MS University of Wisconsin, Madison: Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. John Meyer is the director of the graduate studies program at MLC. He also teaches Foundations of Educational Research to graduate students as a co-instructor, and Curriculum and Instruction in Elementary and Middle Schools to undergraduates.…

Photo of Kari Muente Kari Muente

Professor of Social Sciences Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 238 PhD University of Missouri, Colombia MO M Ed University of Missouri, Colombia MO BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN  

Photo of Lawrence Olson Lawrence Olson

Professor of Theology, Director of Staff Ministry Program, Director of Congregational Assistant Program, Assistant Coach, Football Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 127 DMin Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena CA: Practical Theology STM Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI: Exegetical Theology MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI: Pastoral Ministry BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI: Biblical and Theological Languages Dr.…

Photo of Mark Paustian Mark Paustian

Professor of English and Hebrew Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 334 BA Northwestern College MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary MA Mankato State University PhD Communication, Regent University Speakers Bureau Topics Bible Study - Psalms Christian Living - Biblical encouragement Christian Living - Communication skills Christian Living - Indirect Communication and the Hebrew Old Testament Christian Living - Interpersonal helping skills Christian Living - Listening Christian Living - Narrative witnessing Christian Living - Vocation, Doctrine of Foreign Language - Hebrew review Mission and Ministry - Communication skills Mission and Ministry - Narrative witnessing

Photo of Carrie Pfeifer Carrie Pfeifer

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Professor of Education and Learning Disabilities Coordinator, Bethany College EdD Nova Southeastern University: Special Education MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN: Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education I am Dr. Carrie Pfeifer, and am so blessed to be able to serve my alma mater, MLC as an adjunct member of the graduate faculty.…

Photo of Gene Pfeifer Gene Pfeifer

Adjunct Graduate Faculty President of Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato MN PhD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities: Curriculum & Instruction MS University of Wisconsin, Whitewater: Education, Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. Gene Pfeifer teaches EDU 5105 Improving Instructional Methodologyin the MLC master’s degree program. Presently, he serves as the President of Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato, MN.…

Photo of Timothy Plath Timothy Plath

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   EdD Concordia University, St. Paul MN EdS Concordia University, St. Paul MN MS University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Joel Pless Joel Pless

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Concordia University System, St. Louis MO STM Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Concordia University, Ann Arbor MI

Photo of Gail Potratz Gail Potratz

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Technology Coordinator, Emanuel Lutheran School, New London, WI MS Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee WI: Instructional Technology BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Gail graduated from Dr. Martin Luther College and was called to serve at Manitowoc Lutheran as an English and PE teacher as well as coach.…

Photo of Ryan Rathje Ryan Rathje

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   EdD Walden University, Minneapolis MN M Ed University of Wisconsin La Crosse, La Crosse WI BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Leslie Rogers Leslie Rogers

Adjunct Graduate Faculty PhD Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN MEd University of Maryland, College Park, MD BS University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Photo of Kristina E. Rouech Kristina Rouech

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Ph.D. Oakland University, MI MA Saginaw Valley State University, MI BS Saginaw Valley State University, MI Assistant Professor, Teacher Education and Professional Development, Central Michigan University As an assistant professor at CMU, Kristina is responsible for leading EDU107 Introduction to Education as well as teaching multiple sections during the Fall and Spring. …

Photo of Julie Sallquist Julie Sallquist

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Ph.D., Arizona State University, Tempe AZ M.A. Arizona State University, Tempe AZ B.A. Trinity University, San Antonio TX   Julie Sallquist, Ph.D., earned her doctoral degree in Psychology with an emphasis in child development from Arizona State University (ASU) in May 2009. She is a former Assistant Research Professor and Sanford Fellow in the School of Social and Family Dynamics at ASU (2009-2012).…

Photo of Jason Schmidt Jason Schmidt

Adjunct Graduate Faculty MA University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE - Secondary Education and Education Technology BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN Authorized Google Education Trainer 2014 Moodle Certified Course Creator 2014 Mimio Certified Trainer 2012 Google Qualified Individual 2012 SMART Notebook 10 Certification Mac and Windows 2010 Jason teaches EDT5002 Emerging Technologies.…

John Schuetze

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   DMin Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield IL MS Concordia University, Mequon WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran College, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Michael Smith

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Trinity College of the Bible and Theological Seminary, Newburgh IN STM Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI MDiv Bethany Lutheran Theological Seminary, Mankato MN BA Concordia University, River Forest IL

Paul Steinberg

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   DMin Liberty University, Lynchburg VA MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Photo of Kristin Strong Kristin Strong

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Grand Canyon University, Phoenix AZ MS Ed Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Bill Tackmier Bill Tackmier

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

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Director of Field Experiences, Professor of Education, Department Chair of Education, Graduate Faculty

Office: WCC 128B

MA Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, WI: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Professor Paul Tess is the director of clinical experiences at MLC. As the director he coordinates all field experiences for education program students.…

Paul Wendland

Adjunct Graduate Faculty MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Photo of Keith Wessel Keith Wessel

Office: WCC 211 Professor of Latin and Greek PhD University of Florida, Gainsville FL MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI Speakers Bureau Topics Bible Study - Ark of the Covenant Bible Study - Old Testament worship Bible Study - Tabernacle Bible Study - Temple in Jesus' day World Missions - Hong Kong World Missions - Scandinavian Lutheranism

Photo of Cynthia Whaley Cynthia Whaley

Professor of Education, Licensure Officer, Public School Placement Coordinator, Coordinator Title II Office: WCC 128A PhD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities: Curriculum & Instruction-Literacy Education MA Silver Lake College, Manitowoc WI: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. Cindy Whaley is a Professor of Education at Martin Luther College.…

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Vice-President for Academics Office: WCC 114 EdD University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN: Educational Policy and Administration MS University of Nebraska at Omaha BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. Wiechman is a 1992 graduate of Dr. Martin Luther College. His ministry service in WELS schools includes being an emergency teacher at Martin Luther Preparatory School in Prairie du Chien, WI during the 1990-1991 school year.…

Rachel Youngblom

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PsyD Minnesota State University, Mankato MN MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN BS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN