MSUM Noyce Faculty & Staff

The Noyce professors at Minnesota State University Moorhead are dedicated to providing exceptional mentoring for student STEM learning and development.

Co-Principal Investigators

Timothy Harms, PhD
Mathematics Department
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4016218.477.4016
MA 375F
Tim Harms, Professor, Mathematics Education; Ph.D. Educational Research with a Minor Field...

Linda Houts-Smith, PhD
Associate Professor
History, Languages & Humanities Department
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4059218.477.4059
MA 279B
Linda Houts-Smith, Associate Professor and Program Coordinator, TESL; Ph.D. in English, M....

Stephen (Steve) Lindaas, PhD
Physics & Astronomy Department
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.4268218.477.4268
HA 307G
Education history: M.A. & Ph.D. State University of New York at Stony Brook, B.A. St. Olaf...

Alison Wallace, PhD, BA
Biosciences Department
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2843218.477.2843
HA 407P
Education history: B.A. in Biology, St. Olaf College; Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolution, Ston...

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Senior Personnel

Russell Colson, PhD, BS
Anthropology & Earth Science Department
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.5832218.477.5832
KH 201

Richard Lahti, EdD, MS, BS
Professor, Department Chair
Chemistry & Biochemistry Department
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2149218.477.2149
HA 407G
Education history: B.S, Michigan State University, M.S. Montana State University, Ed.D Uni...

Brian Smith, PhD, MAT, BS, AA
Associate Professor
School of Teaching & Learning
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2697218.477.2697
LO 214K
Brian Smith, Associate Professor, Educational Foundations; Ph.D. in Educational Psychology...

Julie Swaggert, EdD, MS, BA
Associate Professor
Department of Leadership & Learning
Send Email | Phone: 218.477.2898218.477.2898
LO 214D

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