Higher Education

Bemidji State University
Dwight Fultz- faculty with autism interests
Bethany Lutheran College
Jennifer Wosmek – Faculty with an interest in applied behavior analysis
700 Luther Drive
Mankato MN 56001
E-Mail: jwosmek@blc.edu
507-344-7847

Bismarck State College
Henry Riegler
Bismarck, ND
E-Mail: vhriegler@bis.midco.net
701-224-5549

Pediatrics Autism Clinic- University of Minnesota
Clinic does diagnostic workups and referral to appropriate medical specialties and community service
agencies.
Travis Thompson, PhD, LP
Professor/Behavior Therapy Consultant
Pediatrics Center for Neurobehavioral Development
355 VFW Cancer Research Center
MMC 507
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: Thomp199@umn.edu
612-626-4844

Michael Reiff, MD
Assistant Professor/Director of Autism Clinic/Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician
Pediatrics Autism Program
MMC 486 Mayo
8486
420 Delaware
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: Reiff001@umn.edu

Robin Rumsey, PhD, LP
Assistant Professor
Pediatrics
MMC 486 Mayo
8486
420 Delaware
Minneapolis, MN 55455
612-624-8451
612-899-2825
Email: Rumse002@umn.edu

South Dakota University
William Sweeney- has research interests in autism

St. Cloud State University (SCSU)
Offers on campus as well as distance based masters programs in Applied Behavior Analysis; coursework to prepare for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst exam.
Contact:
Kim Schulze
Professor
Office B125 Education Building
320-308-2258
Email: kaschulze@stcloudstate.edu

Eric Rudrud
Professor
Office 154
Engineering and Computing Center
320-308-4155
Email: ehrudrud@stcloudstate.edu

John Rapp
Professor
320-308-2181
Email: jtrapp@stcloudstate.edu

University of Minnesota
Gail Peterson
Associate Professor
Collaborates with licensed community service agencies to provide an undergraduate internship
program in support of the in-home, science-based behavior therapy and educational programming for
young children in the area diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
223 Elliott
612-625-2863
Email: Peter004@umn.edu

Elsa Shapiro, Ph.D, LP
Director of Neuropsychology/Assessments
612-625-7466

Lesley Craig-Unkerfer
Assistant Professor
Director of Autism Teacher Training & Certification program
Educational Psychology
Room 107 BuH
3171
178 Pillsbury Dr SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
612-624-5547
Email: Craig039@umn.edu

Jennifer McComas
Associate Professor
Educational Psychology
College of Education
Room 107 BuH
3171
178 Pillsbury Dr SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
612-624-5854
Email: jmccomas@umn.edu
Expert on FA in school settings, has TA grant.

Frank Symons
Associate Professor
Educational Psychology
College of Education
Room 238 BuH
3171
178 Pillsbury Dr SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: Symon007@umn.edu
612-626-8697
Research on the interface of biology and behavior in autism with special emphasis on SIB.

Joe Reichle
Professor
Speech Language Hearing Science Department
Room 115 ShevH
4401
164 Pillsbury Dr SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: Reich001@umn.edu
Expert of augmentative communication, directs state-wide tech assist program including ITV