Resident Members (Faculty and Staff)

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The resident members of Theta of Minnesota are the CSB/SJU faculty and staff who were themselves elected to Phi Beta Kappa as undergraduates. They elect student, alumni, and honorary members; organize the annual induction ceremony; and coordinate campus visits from Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholars.

Listed below are Theta of Minnesota's current resident members and the institutions where they were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Please contact Laura Taylor with any corrections or updates to this list. 


Richard P. Albares
Professor Emeritus of Sociology
University of California, Berkeley

Jon M. Armajani
Professor of Peace Studies
Oberlin College

Pamela L. Bacon
Dean of the Faculty
Carleton College

P. Richard Bohr
Professor Emeritus of History and Asian Studies 
University of California, Davis

D. Gordon Brown
Associate Professor of Biology
Colby College

Gary I. Brown
Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
University of California, Los Angeles 

Jayne Byrne
Professor Emerita of Nutrition
College of St. Catherine

Shawn Colberg
Associate Professor of Theology
Saint Olaf College

Ana Conboy
Associate Professor of French in the Languages & Cultures Department
Bowdoin College

Clark Cotton
Associate Professor of Biology
Saint Olaf College

Jeff DuBois
Associate Professor of Japanese in the Languages & Cultures Department
University of Rochester

Corrie Grosse
Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
University of Idaho

Daniel Gullo
Director of the Malta Study Center, HMML
University of Wisconsin

Nicholas Hayes
University Chair in Critical Thinking
University of Minnesota

Sheila Hellermann
Department and Program Coordinator for Political Science, Sociology, Peace Studies, Accounting and Finance, and the Washington DC Summer Study Program
Hamline University

Noreen L. Herzfeld
Professor of Computer Science and Theology
Saint Olaf College

Henry Jakubowski
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
SUNY, Albany

Louis D. Johnston
Professor of Economics
University of Minnesota

Thomas Kirkman
Professor Emeritus of Astronomy and Physics
College of Wooster

Kelly Rae Kraemer
Professor of Peace Studies
Washington University

David Paul Lange, OSB
Brother of Saint John's Monastery
Saint Olaf College

David T. Mitchell
Professor of Biology
Beloit College

Sanford L. Moskowitz
Professor of Global Business Leadership
City College of New York

Peter Ohmann
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University

Elisheva Perelman
Associate Professor of History
Mount Holyoke College

Yvette South
Associate Professor of English (Chair)
University of Notre Dame

James H. Read
Professor of Political Science
University of Chicago

Scott Richardson
Professor of Classics in the Languages & Cultures Department
Harvard University

Jennifer Schaefer
Associate Professor of Biology (Chair)
Saint Olaf College

Jason Schlude
Associate Professor of Classics in the Languages & Cultures Department (Chair)
Macalester College

Vincent M. Smiles
Professor of Theology
Fordham University

Daniel J. Steck
Professor Emeritus of Physics
University of Michigan 

Wendy Sterba
Professor Emerita of German in the Languages & Cultures Department
Reed College

Columba Stewart, OSB
Executive Director of HMML; Professor in the School of Theology
Harvard University

Erica K. L. Stonestreet
Associate Professor of Philosophy (Chair)
Gustavus Adolphus College

Diana Symons
Associate Director for Learning and Research, CSB/SJU Libraries
Willamette University

Laura M. Taylor
Associate Professor of Theology (Chair)
Fairfield University

Martha Tomhave Blauvelt 
Professor Emerita of Gender Studies
University of Minnesota 

Richard M. Wielkiewicz
Professor of Psychology
University of Hawaii

Elizabeth Wurdak
Professor Emerita of Biology
Boston University