Academic and Student Affairs Staff

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The Academic and Student Affairs Office exists to support the DVM program and the students within the college. Our responsibilities include supporting administration and faculty with their roles in student learning.

Dr. Margaret Root Kustritz - Associate Dean of Education

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[email protected]

  • CIQ's/Mid-semester evaluations
  • Course coordinator assistance
  • Curriculum management
  • Education Day
  • Educational Support
  • Faculty Peer Review
  • Teaching seminar

Dr. Erin Malone - Interim Associate Dean for Curriculum

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[email protected]

  • Course Coordinator Assistance
  • Curriculum Details
  • Semester scheduling
  • Student surgery lab scheduling

Joe Maple - Director of Academic Affairs

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 [email protected]

612-624-7474

  • Course scheduling
  • Student advising
  • College policies and procedures
  • Course catalog

Karen Nelson - Director of Admissions

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 [email protected]

612-624-9780

  • Admission requirements
  • Pre-Vet Student Advisors/Mentors
  • Recruitment

Amanda Anderson - Student Affairs Coordinator

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 [email protected]

612-624-7637

  • White Coat and Commencement Coordinator
  • Advising CVM Student Organizations and Student Representatives
  • Vet Med Classifieds and Veterinary Career Network
  • VetCamp program
  • EPA Competency Form

Violeta Bonneville - Admissions/Scholarship Coordinator

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 [email protected]

612-626-7293

  • Admissions and Application Process
  • Prospective Student Advising
  • Recruitment
  • CVM Scholarships

Joe Douglass - Registrar/Rotation Coordinator


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 [email protected]

612-626-7387

  • Active Learning Classroom Scheduling
  • Curriculum Committee
  • Classroom calendars
  • Drop/add courses
  • Course evaluation access/reports
  • Grad submissions

Stephanie Krischuk - Externship Coordinator

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 [email protected]

612-626-9723

  • Rotations and Externships
  • VCROSS


Jenna Carlson- Academic Technologist

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[email protected]

612-626-9268

  • Classroom technology
  • eLearning support
  • Canvas set up and support

Ryan Rupprecht - eLearning Coordinator

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 [email protected]

612-626-8408

  • Classroom technology
  • eLearning support
  • Lecture capture
  • Canvas assistance

Laurel Zastrow - Student Services Specialist

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[email protected]

612-624-4747

  • Student Admissions support
  • VetPAC
  • Rabies vaccination and titer clinics
  • Disability accommodations