Faculty & Staff

Core Faculty

Debra DeBruin
Interim Director, Director of Graduate Studies, and Associate Professor
Jaime Konerman-Sease
Clinical Ethics Adjunct Professor
Justin Penny, DO, MA
Clinical Ethics Adjunct Professor
Joel Wu
Clinical Ethics Adjunct Professor

Affiliate Faculty

Donald Brunnquell
Adjunct/Assistant Professor, Center for Bioethics and Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota
brooke cunningham
Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Hans-Peter de Ruiter
Professor, School of Nursing, College of Allied Health and Nursing, Minnesota State University Mankato
Sarah Gollust
Associate Professor, Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
Daniel Groll
Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, Carleton College
Rachel Hardeman
Associate Professor and Blue Cross Endowed Professor of Health and Racial Equity, Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
Joan Henriksen
Senior Clinical Ethicist, Allina Health
Andrew Jameton
Professor Emeritus, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Member, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Member, Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate (Minnesota)
JP Leider
Senior Lecturer, Division of Health Policy and Management
Alex Lubet
Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor of Music; Adjunct Professor of American Studies, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota
Catherine McCarty
Interim Head, Associate Dean for Research, Professor, Depart of Family Medicine and BioBehavioral Health
Christopher Michaelson
David A. and Barbara Koch Distinguished Professor of Business Ethics and Social Responsibility; Associate Professor, Ethics & Business Law, University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business
Ruth Mickelsen
Senior Lecturer, Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
Laura Palombi
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Duluth, University of Minnesota
Thaddeus Pope
Professor of Law, School of Law, Mitchell Hamline University
Don Postema
Program Director of Medical Ethics, HealthPartners; Professor, Department of Philosophy, College of Arts & Sciences, Bethel University
Nneka Sederstrom
Chief Health Equity Officer, Hennepin Healthcare
Miriam Shapiro
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School
Tim Stratton
Senior Associate to the Dean for Program Evaluation & Assessment; Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Duluth, University of Minnesota
Eileen Weber
Clinical Associate Professor, Population Health and Systems Cooperative, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota

Emeritus Faculty

Steven Miles
Professor of Medicine Emeritus

Staff

LeeAnne Hoekstra

LeeAnne Hoekstra

Administrative Aide
Kayleen Jacobson

Kayleen Jacobson

Programming and Communications Manager
Andrea Martin

Andrea Martin

Administrative Director