BioTechnology Institute

Parent unit(s): College of Biological Sciences, College of Science and Engineering

Unit Contact Information

US mailing address: 1479 Gortner Avenue, 140 Gortner Laboratory, St. Paul MN 55108  Map

Campus mail address: 140 GorL, del code 6106

Phone number: (612) 624-6774

stpadmin@umn.edu

http://www.bti.umn.edu/

Employee Information

  • DirectorMichael Sadowsky, 240E Gortner Laboratory, (612) 624-2706, sadowsky@umn.edu

    • Assistant DirectorThomas Douville, 240D Gortner Laboratory, (612) 301-1612, douvi010@umn.edu

    • Administrative DirectorKristi Lecy, (612) 624-3486, klecy@umn.edu

      • Finance Professional IILori Nicol, (612) 625-2781, l-nico@umn.edu

      • Finance Professional IIAmy Angel, (612) 301-1147, angel188@umn.edu

      • Classroom and Teaching Support Specialist and Events CoordinatorLisa Keith, (612) 624-5089, lkeith@umn.edu

      • Accounting CoordinatorMichael Ouverson, (612) 624-3347, ouver005@umn.edu

      • Facilities and Events CoordinatorAnnie Yetter, (612) 625-8083, ayetter@umn.edu

      • Communications and Special Projects CoordinatorRuth Weleczki, (612) 624-1449, rweleczk@umn.edu

      • Principal Office and Administrative SpecialistKalli Bergevain, (612) 624-7755, berge712@umn.edu

  • Director of Graduate Studies Microbial EngineeringBrett Barney, 304 Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Building, (612) 626-8751, bbarney@umn.edu

Faculty and Instructors

Distinguished McKnight University Professors: Wei-Shou Hu, Michael Sadowsky, Claudia Schmidt-Dannert, Larry Wackett

Professors: Daniel Bond, Antony Dean, Mark Distefano, Gary Dunny, Raymond Hozalski, George Karypis, Romas Kazlauskas, Yiannis Kaznessis, Alex Khoruts, Linda Kinkel, Tim Lapara, Paige Novak, Friedrich Srienc, Ping Wang, Carrie Wilmot

Associate Professors: Alptekin Aksan, Brett Barney, Sebastian Behrens, Jeffrey Gralnick, Bo Hu, Arkady Khodursky, Chad Myers, Christine Salomon, Casim Sarkar, Jonathan Schilling, Burckhard Seelig, Brandy Toner, Michael Travisano

Assistant Professors: Mikael Elias, Michael Freeman, Will Harcombe, Satoshi Ishii, Dan Knights, Igor Libourel, Cara Santelli, Mike Smanski, Kechun Zhang

Adjunct Professors: Ken Valentas

Send update requests to klecy@umn.edu.