Lake Tahoe Affiliated Faculty

The University of Nevada, Reno at Lake Tahoe supports faculty across disciplines, all dedicated to improving and protecting the Lake Tahoe Basin and providing a unique educational experience for our students. Whether through peer-reviewed research, artistic expression or a collaboration between many disciplines, these faculty are champions of Lake Tahoe and the environment.

UNRLT Fine Art
Annie Albagli
Annie Albagli
Visiting Faculty
7204
Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty UNRLT Fine Art
Molly Allen
Molly Allen
Lecturer in Interdisciplinary Art, Co-Director of Fine Arts Galleries
(775) 682-5121
Holman Arts & Media Center
7202 7204
UNRLT Creative Writing
Brendan Shay Basham
Brendan Shay Basham
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Natalie Baszile
Natalie Baszile
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Sarah Bisbing
Sarah Bisbing
Associate Professor, Whittell Forest & Wildlife Area Director
775-784-4034
FA 218a
7203
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Joanna Blaszczak
Joanna Blaszczak
Assistant Professor, Freshwater Ecology & Biogeochemistry
FA 119
7203
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Douglas Boyle
Douglas Boyle
Interim Vice Provost and Dean, University of Nevada, Reno at Lake Tahoe
(775) 784-6672
7203
UNRLT Creative Writing
Gayle  Brandeis
Gayle Brandeis
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Entrepreneurship Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty
Jonathan Breiter
Jonathan Breiter
Lecturer Level II, Professor of Business
(775) 682-5134
LTC 217
7208 7202
UNRLT Creative Writing
Anitra Budd
Anitra Budd
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
UNRLT Creative Writing
Pablo Cartaya
Pablo Cartaya
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Peter  Catapano
Peter Catapano
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Environmental Sciences Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty
Sudeep Chandra
Sudeep Chandra
Director of the Ozmen Institute for Global Studies, Director of the Global Water Center, Professor He/him/his
(775) 784-6221
FA 221
7203 7202
UNRLT Creative Writing
Traci Chee
Traci Chee
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Fine Art
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Adam Csank
Adam Csank
Geography Department Chair, Associate Professor He/him/his
(775) 784-6663
MS 108A
7203
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Hall Cushman
Hall Cushman
Professor, Community & Climate-Change Ecology
775-682-9512
FA 224
7203
UNRLT Fine Art
UNRLT Fine Art
Mariah Dekkenga
Mariah Dekkenga
Visiting Faculty She/her
7204
UNRLT Fine Art
Russell Dudley
Russell Dudley
Visiting Faculty
7204
UNRLT Fine Art
Nina Elder
Nina Elder
Visiting Faculty
7204
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Kari Emm
Kari Emm
Tribal Student Specialist
FA 201
7203
UNRLT Fine Art
Rodney Ewing
Rodney Ewing
Visiting Faculty
7204
UNRLT Journalism Journalism, faculty, advertising, public relations, advertising & public relations, reporting
Todd Felts
Todd Felts
Teaching Associate Professor of Public Relations & Advertising He, him
(775) 784-4188
RSJ 215D
7207 Journalism, faculty, advertising, public relations, advertising & public relations, reporting
UNRLT Journalism
Kelsey Fitzgerald
Kelsey Fitzgerald
Reynolds Associate Professor of Practice in Science Communication
775-682-7500
RSJ 103E
7207
UNRLT Creative Writing
Carolyn Forché
Carolyn Forché
Honorary Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Gina Frangello
Gina Frangello
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Fine Art
Peter Goin
Peter Goin, MFA
Foundation Professor of Art; Photography/Time-Based Media he, him, his
(775) 784-1812
EMM 206
7204
UNRLT Fine Art
Raquel Gutiérrez
Raquel Gutiérrez
Visiting Faculty
7204
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
David Hanigan
David Hanigan
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7517
SEM 124G
7203
UNRLT Creative Writing
Alan Heathcock
Alan Heathcock
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Lee Herrick
Lee Herrick
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Faylita Hicks
Faylita Hicks
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Patrick Hicks
Patrick Hicks
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Fine Art
Anza Jarschke
Anza Jarschke
Visiting Faculty They/them
7204
UNRLT Creative Writing
Lacy M. Johnson
Lacy M. Johnson
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Fine Art
Amy Khoshbin
Amy Khoshbin
Visiting Faculty she/her
7204
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Elizabeth Koebele
Elizabeth Koebele, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
(775) 682-7668
TB 226
7203
UNRLT Environmental Sciences Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty
Brennan Lagasse
Brennan Lagasse
Teaching Assistant Professor he/him/his
LTC 224
7203 7202
Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty UNRLT Fine Art
Chris Lanier
Chris Lanier
Teaching Professor
LTH
7202 7204
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Neil Lareau
Neil Lareau
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6789
LP 204
7203
UNRLT Creative Writing
Rebecca Makkai
Rebecca Makkai
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Leta McCollough Seletzky
Leta McCollough Seletzky
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Laura McCullough
Laura McCullough
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Joe McGee
Joe McGee
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Fine Art
Faith J. McKinnie
Faith J. McKinnie
Visiting Artist
7204
UNRLT Creative Writing
Peter Mountford
Peter Mountford
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Paula Noble
Paula Noble
Geological Sciences and Engineering Department Chair, Professor She/her/hers
(775) 784-6211
LME 403
7203
UNRLT Fine Art
Scott Oliver
Scott Oliver
Visiting Faculty he/him
7204
UNRLT Creative Writing
Gailmarie Pahmeier
Gailmarie Pahmeier
Visiting Faculty, Teaching Professor Emerita
7205
Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty UNRLT Fine Art
Rick Parsons
Rick Parsons
Director of Holman Arts & Media Center, Director of the Summer Arts Workshops he/him/his
(775) 682-5130
Holman Arts & Media Center
7202 7204
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Mary Peacock
Mary Peacock
Professor Emeritus
(775) 784-1958
FA 134A
7203
UNRLT Music
Jean-Paul Perrotte
Jean-Paul Perrotte, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Composition; Director of Electro-Acoustic Lab
(775) 784-4030
VSG 30
7206
UNRLT Environmental Sciences
Vladimir Pravosudov
Vladimir Pravosudov
Foundation Professor, Trevor J. McMinn Endowed Research Professor in Science
(775) 784-1271
FA 257
7203
UNRLT Creative Writing
Isabel Quintero
Isabel Quintero
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Music
Josh D. Reed
Josh D. Reed, DMA
Assistant Professor of Jazz Trumpet
(775) 682-9039
UFA 150
7206
UNRLT Fine Art
Macon Reed
Macon Reed
Visiting Faculty she/they
7204
UNRLT Creative Writing
Kathryn Reiss
Kathryn Reiss
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Fine Art
Rob Reynolds
Rob Reynolds
Visiting Faculty
7204
UNRLT Creative Writing
Jessica Rinker
Jessica Rinker
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Lilliam Rivera
Lilliam Rivera
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Suzanne Roberts
Suzanne Roberts
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Environmental Sciences Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty
Andy Rost
Andy Rost
Teaching Associate Professor
(775) 682-5127
LTC 223
7203 7202
UNRLT Creative Writing
Brynn Saito
Brynn Saito
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
June Sylvester Saraceno
June Sylvester Saraceno
Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing Program Director
7205
UNRLT Entrepreneurship Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty
James Schaap
James Schaap
Adjunct Professor
(775) 827-5709
LTC 2nd Floor
7208 7202
UNRLT Entrepreneurship UNRLT Environmental Sciences Economics, Loretta Singletary
Loretta Singletary
Loretta Singletary
Professor of Economics, Interdisciplinary Outreach Liaison
(775) 682-9138
AB 521D
7208 7203 Economics, Loretta Singletary
UNRLT Creative Writing
Krystal Sital
Krystal Sital
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Environmental Sciences Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty
Chris Smith
Chris Smith
Lecturer I he/him/his
LTC 2nd Floor
7203 7202
UNRLT Entrepreneurship Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty
Scott Snavely
Scott Snavely
Adjunct Professor of Business
775-221-2053
TLC 2
7208 7202
UNRLT Fine Art
Gabie Strong
Gabie Strong
Visiting Faculty she/they
7204
UNRLT Creative Writing
Lynne Thompson
Lynne Thompson
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Brian  Turner
Brian Turner
Founding Director, Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing
7205
UNRLT Fine Art
Julie Weitz
Julie Weitz
Visiting Faculty she/her
7204
UNRLT Creative Writing
Laura Wetherington
Laura Wetherington
Visiting Faculty
7205
UNRLT Creative Writing
Lidia Yuknavitch
Lidia Yuknavitch
Visiting Faculty
7205
Lake Tahoe Teaching Faculty
Katie Zanto
Katie Zanto
Senior Lecturer Interdisciplinary Studies she/her/hers
(775) 682-5138
LTC 225
7202
UNRLT Fine Art
UNRLT Creative Writing