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Contact

Our school is located in the heart of Minneapolis and St. Paul, with the main offices at the Mayo Memorial Building on the East Bank campus. Visitors will find our many divisions, centers, and faculty members at different locations throughout the University of Minnesota campuses.

Office of the Dean


Hours:
 Monday-Friday
 | 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (central)

612-624-6669
 | Fax: 612-626-6931 | sphdo@umn.edu

Mail

School of Public Health
Mayo Mail Code 197
420 Delaware St. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0381
Delivery address

Mayo Building
Room A302
420 Delaware St. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455
  • Dean’s Office Directory
    John R. Finnegan, Jr.
    Professor and Dean
    612-625-1179
    sphdean@umn.edu
    Beth Virnig
    Professor
    Sr. Associate Dean for Academic Affairs & Research
    612-624-4426
    virni001@umn.edu
    Debra Olson
    Professor
    Associate Dean for Global Health
    612-625-0476
    olson002@umn.edu
    Kristin Anderson
    Professor
    Associate Dean for Learning Systems & Student Affairs
    612-626-8568
    ander116@umn.edu
    Joe Weisenburger
    Chief Administrative Officer & Chief Financial Officer
    612-625-4690
    j-weis@umn.edu
    James Hugo
    Director of Administration, Academic & Research Information Technology
    612-625-6189
    jhugo@umn.edu
    Susan Rafferty
    Director of Human Resources
    Mayo Building, Room A381
    612-624-7196
    raff005@umn.edu

     

  • Staff Directory
    Barb Cook
    Executive Assistant to Dean John Finnegan
    612-625-1179
    barbcook@umn.edu
    Stefannie Thompson
    Academic Affairs Administrator
    612-626-1428
    stef@umn.edu
    Crystal Esparza
    Assistant to the Associate Deans
    612-625-1666
    espa0018@umn.edu
    Tamara Hink
    Assistant Director of Finance
    612-626-4643
    hink@umn.edu
    Ann Cary
    Accountant
    612-624-1495
    acary@umn.edu
    Galaanee Saaqqataa
    Principal Accounts Specialist
    612-626-7973
    saaqq001@umn.edu
    Melissa Wuori
    Executive Accounts Specialist
    612-625-2383
    wuori003@umn.edu
    Andy Nguyen
    IT Support
    Mayo Building, Room A302
    612-626-1998
    avnguyen@umn.edu
     
  • Faculty Directory

    See our faculty directory for a comprehensive listing of all regular faculty in the school. You can also click the division links in the directory to view adjunct faculty, instructors and more.

  • Directions & Maps
    SPH central offices are located in the Mayo Memorial Building, UMN East Bank (see a map).

    Three of our four divisions are also housed in the Mayo Building, including Biostatistics, Environmental Health Sciences, and Health Policy & Management.

    Epidemiology & Community Health is located in the West Bank Office Building (WBOB), near the UMN West Bank campus (see a map).

    Parking
    The parking options closest to our central offices include:

    There are also a number of parking lots on campus. Metered parking is also available on many streets.

    Public Transit
    Numerous city buses stop close to our building, in front of Coffman Union. For more information about specific bus routes, see the Metro Transit site.

  • Office of Admissions & Student Resources
    612-626-3500 or 800-774-8636 | Fax: 612-624-4498 | sph-oasr@umn.edu

    The Office of Admissions & Student Resources (OASR) leads up the school’s efforts in student recruiting, student data coordination and career services. Prospective students interested in learning more about the school and our degree programs can contact OASR for assistance.

    Visit OASR
    Mayo Building, Room A395
    420 Delaware St. S.E.
    Minneapolis, MN 55455-0381

  • Communications and Alumni Relations

    The Office of Advancement supports the school by strengthening relationships with students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors, community partners, and other key constituents. Activities include media and alumni relations, event planning, digital media strategy, marketing for student recruitment, and more.

    Tara Anderson
    Director of Alumni Relations
    612-626-5536
    tlanders@umn.edu
    Tim Beaufoy
    Web & Graphic/Multimedia Designer
    Mayo Building, Room A387
    612-625-3218, tbeaufoy@umn.edu
    Sarah Bjorkman
    Marketing Manager
    Mayo Building, Room A387
    612-624-6708, bjor0180@umn.edu
    Martha Coventry
    Director of Communications
    Mayo Building, Room A386
    612-626-3750, coven002@umn.edu
    Sarah Howard
    Senior Editor
    Mayo Building, Room A387
    612-624-1641, showard@umn.edu
    Charlie Plain
    Writer/Editor
    Mayo Building, Room A376
    612-626-0787, cplain@umn.edu
    Chris Western
    Program Associate, Alumni Relations
    612-625-2443
    cwestern@umn.edu
  • Office of E-Learning Services

    The School of Public Health has been a leader in e-learning at the University of Minnesota for more than 10 years. The Office of E-Learning Services works with SPH faculty to plan, prepare and deliver online academic courses. The team of instructional design and academic technology professionals will guide and support faculty through the process of design and development. Visit site

    Sara Hurley
    MFA, Director
    Mayo Building, Room A295
    612-625-7709, hurley@umn.edu
    Contact Sara Hurley for more information about working with the Office of E-Learning Services
    Joel Dickinson
    MEd, Instructional Designer
    Mayo Building, Room A295
    612-625-3476, dick0196@umn.edu
    Bernadette Gloeb
    MLS, Instructional Designer
    Mayo Building, Room A295
    612-625-2222, gloeb@umn.edu
    Jim Harpole
    Distance Education Coordinator
    Mayo Building, Room A295
    612-626-5069, harpo002@umn.edu
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