MPC Staff

MPC Administrative Staff

John R. Warren, MPC Director and Professor of Sociology
Maura Dunst, Communications Coordinator
Naila Elliott, Executive Accounts Specialist
Lindsey Fabian, Research Project Specialist
Catherine Fitch, Scientific and Technical Core Director
Seth Goldberg, Finance Professional 3
J. David HackerMPC Training Director and Professor of History  
Rachelle Hill, RDC Administrator
Rachel Magennis, Research Project Specialist

Rich Portnoy, HR & Finance Manager
Mia Riza, HR Associate
Gina Rumore, Program Development Director
Tori Scanlan, Administrative Specialist
Kate Schaefers, Life Course Center Administrator
Rob Strnad, Operations Coordinator
Kyle Casello, Undergraduate Office Assistant 
Ahmet Dokumaci, Undergraduate Office Assistant
Diana Vuong, Undergraduate Office Assistant

MPC Research Staff

Dan Backman, Senior Data Analyst
Richard Brantseg, Coordinator
Derek Burk, Senior Data Analyst
Lara Cleveland, Research Associate
Rodrigo Lovaton Davila, Research Scientist
Colin Davis, Senior Software Developer
Jimm Domingo, Senior Software Developer
Julia Rivera Drew, Research Scientist
Dan Elbert, Senior Software Developer
Hossam Elsherbiny, Translator
Fran Fabrizio, IT Director
Sarah Flood, Research Scientist
Greg Freedman-Ellis, Data Analyst
Greta Gangestad, Data Analyst
Ronald Goeken, Research Scientist & Data Services Manager
Jason Goray, Web Architect
Risa Griffin, Senior Data Analyst
Joe Grover, Senior Data Analyst
Jonas Helgertz, Research Scientist
Kevin Horne, Senior Software Developer
Lap Huynh, Software Developer
Kristen Jeffers, Senior Data Analyst
Alex Jokela, Senior Software Developer
Zahra Khani, Research Specialist
Miriam King, Research Scientist
Ben Klaas, Senior Software Developer
Len Kne, Coordinator, U-Spatial Initiative
Devon Kristiansen, Senior Data Analyst
Tracy Kugler, Research Scientist
Will Lane, Software Developer
Jane Lee, Outreach Coordinator
Willy Lee, System Administrator
Rodrigo Lovaton, Minnesota Population Center
Robert McCaa, Principal Investigator & Research Professor
Alex McWhinnie, Senior Software Developer
Erin Meyer, Research Analyst
Matt Nelson, Senior Data Analyst
Jose Pacas, Research Scientist 
Marcus Peterson, IT Supervisor
Jayandra Pokharel, Software Developer
Renae Rodgers, Data Analyst
Sula Sarkar, Research Scientist
Nicole Schmidt, Research Scientist
Jonathan Schroeder, Research Scientist
Matt Sobek, Research Scientist & Data Science Services Director
June Taylor, Linux System Administrator
Wendy Thomas, Data Curator
James Vagasky, Data Processor
David Van Riper, Spatial Analysis Director
Jacob Wellington, Software Developer
Kari Williams, Senior Data Analyst, IHIS
Lucas Winzenburg, Spatial Technology Specialist
Dafeng Xu, Research Specialist
Jim Young, IT Project Assistant

MPC Research Assistants & Interns

Besu Alemu, Graduate Research Assistant
Atef Ali, Undergraduate Research Fellow
Jacob Arndt, Graduate Research Assistant
Maryia Bakhtsiyarava, Graduate Research Assistant
Shaina Barreau, Undergraduate Research Assistant 
Jeffrey Bloem, Research Assistant
Anna Bolgrien, Graduate Research Assistant
Jordan Boudreaux, Undergraduate Diversity Fellow
Jacqueline Cassman, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Sarah Cava, Undergraduate Archive Assistant
Shi Mou Chen, Undergraduate Research Fellow
Stephanie Chen,  Undergraduate Research Assistant
Scott Dallman, Graduate Diversity Fellow
Emily DeChaine, Undergraduate Research Assitant 
Ryan Dowell, Legal Project Assistant
Emily Duesenberg, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Mitchell Eckerson, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Madeline Eggenberg, Undergraduate Research Assistant 
Ding Fei, Graduate Research Assistant
Angela Fralish, Legal Project Assistant
Eamonn Gallagher, Legal Project Assistant
Robert Gallup, Legal Project Assistant
Renada Goldberg, Summer Term Research Assistant 
Emily Groene, Summer Term Research Assistant 
Matt Gunther, Summer Term Research Assistant 
Trang (Jasmine) Ha, Graduate Research Assistant
Daniel Habchi, Graduate Research Assistant
Suyoun Han, Graduate Research Assistant
Quinn Heimann, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Abigail Hencheck, Legal Projects Assistant
Jason Hicks, Graduate Research Assistant
Mark Holten, Undergraduate Research Assistant 
Alexandra (Alli) Holznecht, Legal Project Research
Robert Hultgren, Graduate Research Assistant
Zuhrat Inam, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Aimzhan Iztayeva, Summer Term Research Assistant
Logan Knorr, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Mark Lee, Summer Term Research Assistant 
Christopher (Chris) Levesque, Graduate Research Assistant
Corissa Marson, Legal Project Assistant
Niamh Mcintosh-Yee, Undergraduate Archive Assistant
Angira Mondal, Undergraduate Diversity Fellow
Jessica Nhan, Intern
Elise Painton, Undergraduate Research Assistant 
Divya Pandey, Summer Term Research Assistant
Adrian Pang,  Undergraduate Research Assistant
Elise Parks,  Graduate Research Assistant
Spencer Pierson, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Alissa Pollard, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Michelle Pratt, Graduate Research Assistant
Daniel Reynolds, Undergraduate Archive Assistant
Ryan Riebe, Legal Project Assistant
Annika Ross, Undergraduate Research Assitant
Mitch Ryan, Undergraduate Research Assitant 
Lila Sahar, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Jim Saliba, Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellow
Miles Sebald,  Undergraduate Research Assistant
Celestine Siameh, Graduate Research Assistant
Luke Smith, Graduate Research Assistant
Kali Suchy, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Allan Tate, Graduate Research Assistant
Haley Thompson, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Maggie Tran, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Mariana Urbina-Ramirez, Graduate Research Assistant
Abby Vogel, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Khoa Vu, Graduate Research Assistant
Pong Tay Vue, Graduate Research Assistant
Janet Wang, Undergraduate Diversity Fellow
Jueyu Wang, Graduate Diversity Fellow
Yu Wang, Graduate Research Assistant 
Anneliese Ward, Undergraduate Research Assistant
Thomas Welty, Legal Project Assistant
Pinki Wong, Undergraduate Diversity Fellow
Shiyi Xue, Legal Projects Assistant
Noah Young, Undergraduate Research Fellow
Xinyi Yu, Legal Project Assistant
Irina Zainullina, Graduate Research Assistant
Seth Zawila, Legal Project Assistant
Brian Zetah, Graduate Research Assistant
Eric Zumba, Legal Project Assistant