Coordinators Directory

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Kari B. Henquinet

Kari Henquinet

kbhenqui@mtu.edu
906-487-1843
Academic Office Building 227

I have been engaged with international development work for the past 18 years as a practitioner and researcher. My field work experiences include women's rights, sustainable livelihoods, health education, and agroforestry development programs in Niger as well as community health and medical anthropology research in Uganda.

Coordinators

Audrey L. Mayer

Audrey Mayer

almayer@mtu.edu
906-487-2864

Audrey Mayer is an associate professor at Michigan Tech. With dual appointments in both the Department of Social Sciences and School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science, she is comfortable with both policy and practice.

Bradley H. Baltensperger

Bradley Baltensperger

brad@mtu.edu
906-487-2460

Bradley Baltensperger, a geography teacher by training, has been co-director of the Science Education PCMI program since its inception in 2008. He works with science graduates who are interested in teaching science through a Peace Corps experience and earning teaching certification in the process.

Brian D. Barkdoll

Brian Barkdoll

barkdoll@mtu.edu
906-487-1981

Barkdoll has degrees from the Universities, of Akron, Cincinnati and Iowa. He has spent 4 years as an engineer for the U.S. Peace Corps in Nepal. Barkdoll's teaching interests include fluid mechanics, hydraulics, hydrology, sediment transport, contaminant transport, and water collection and distribution.

Casey J. Huckins

Casey J. Huckins

cjhuckin@mtu.edu
906-487-2475

Casey Huckins is an associate professor in Michigan Tech’s Department of Biological Sciences and program director for the Peace Corps Master’s International program in Biological Sciences at Michigan Tech. He also advises and serves on a number of PCMI student advisory committees across campus.

Craig Waddell

Craig Waddell

cwaddell@mtu.edu
906-487-3261

Craig Waddell is an associate professor of rhetoric at Michigan Tech. His research, teaching, and advising experience enable him to help students organize, develop, lead, and make positive change at Peace Corps sites around the world.

David Watkins

David Watkins

dwatkins@mtu.edu
906-487-1640

David Watkins is a professor of civil and environmental engineering. He has worked in eleven countries during the course of his professional career, conducting studies or training sessions in hydrology, water resources management, and sustainable development engineering.

Gary Campbell Staff Photo

Gary Campbell

gacampbe@mtu.edu
906-487-2808

Gary Campbell began teaching in the School of Business and Economics at Michigan Tech in 1982. He helped establish the MS in Applied Natural Resource Economics in 1983. He serves as coordinator for both the MS program and the Peace Corps Master’s International program.

John S. Gierke

John Gierke

jsgierke@mtu.edu
906-487-2535

John Gierke obtained degrees in civil and environmental engineering and is a licensed professional engineer. He has been a professor of geological and environmental engineering since 1990, and his expertise is primarily in groundwater resource development and protection.

John Gershenson

John K. Gershenson

jkgershe@mtu.edu
906-487-2047

John Gershenson has been co-directing the PCMI program in Mechanical Engineering since its inception in 2009. John researches life-cycle engineering—environmentally conscious design, sustainable design, design for manufacturability, and more;

Michele H. Miller

Michele H. Miller

mhmiller@mtu.edu
906-487-3025

Michele Miller is an associate professor and the associate chair and director of undergraduate studies for Michigan Tech’s Department of Mechanical Engineering–Engineering Mechanics.

Sarah A. Green

Sarah A. Green

sgreen@mtu.edu
906-487-2048

Sarah A. Green is the department chair for Chemistry, a department whose philosophy emphasizes a need for students to be exposed to global issues through interaction or direction exchange.