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Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
University of Minnesota
111 Church Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455 USA

underGraduate questions

- Please refer to Katie Sharpe


Katie Sharpe
Student Services Professional
direct: (612) 625-4469
department: (612) 624-1582
fax: (612) 624-0944
office: ME 130D

Graduate questions

- Please refer to John Gardner


John Gardner
Graduate Program Manager

teresa nieszner

Teresa Nieszner
Principal Office & Administrative Specialist
phone: (612) 625-7638
office: Lind Hall 351

Alyssa Benson
General Administrative Undergraduate Student Assistant
phone: (612) 624-1582
office: ME 130


Selina Yu
General Administrative Undergraduate Student Assistant
phone: (612) 624-1582
office: ME 130

hongna bystrom

Hongna Bystrom
Department Administrator
phone: (612) 626-1656
office: ME 130E


Saif Benjaafar
Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Department Head
phone: (612) 626-7239
office: ME 130G

lisa miller

Lisa Miller
Teaching Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies
phone: (612) 625-7397
Office: ME 130B


William L. Cooper
Director of Graduate Studies
phone: (612) 624-4322
office: ME 130F

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