Undergraduate Research Alumni

Undergraduate research experiences provide an enhanced education for many Augustana students, setting them on the pathway towards success.

Name Year(s) Post-Augustana Activity
Selamawit Tegegn 2015  
N. Manish Vaddiraju 2015  
Joe Napieala 2014-15  
Hugo Bethancourt 2014  
Andrew Gardner 2014-15  
Madhushan Tennakoon 2013-15 University of Minnesota (Mechanical Engineering)
Collin Nolder 2014 University of South Dakota Medical School
Noah Watkins 2014  
Matt Smallcomb 2013 General Atomics Aviation
Rachel Nevin 2013-14  
Jacob Mahowald 2013-14  
Curtis Bean 2013-14  
Tom Norland 2012-13  
Dylan Schmitz 2012 Dordt College
Anne Pfeifle 2012 El Centro de la Raza Community Center
Benjamin Albrecht 2012 University of Minnesota (Civil Engineering)
Michael LeVan 2012-13 Software Engineer, Fiserv
Audrey Burkart 2012 Manufacturing Engineer, Johnson & Johnson
Tim Burwitz 2011-14 Software Engineer, Fiserv
Alesky Voznyuk 2011-13 South Dakota Investment Council
Matt Wussow 2011

University of Minnesota (mechanical engineering)
Control Engineer at Perbix Machine Company, Inc.

Erika Zetterlund 2011 University of Colorado (Planetary and Space Sciences)
Phillip Andrews 2010-11, 2014 Software development
Chris Rallis 2010-11 Test Engineer at Raven Industries
Adam Broin 2010 Automation Engineer, Buena Vista Biomass Power
Supply Chain Manager, Environmental Tilage Systems, Inc. 
Hannah Rogers 2010 University of Minnesota
David Swanson 2010 M.S. Arizona State University 
US Navy
Jay Cole 2010 University of Minnesota (aerospace engineering)
Tom Alexander 2009-11 University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Neal Gregerson 2009-10 University of Minnesota (chemical engineering)
Process Engineer at Tetra-Pak Processing Equipment Inc.
Nate Holman 2009 Creighton University
Dan Parrott 2009 University of South Dakota
Kaleb Sturm 2009 University of Missouri (economics)
Bethany Jochim 2008-11 Kansas State University
Bryan Kaemingk 2008

M.S, Universty of North Dakota (civil engineering)

Engineer, AE2S

Michael Todt 2008 Cornell University (physical chemistry)
Russ Averin 2007-10 Kansas State University
Lucas Kramer 2007 Ph.D., Iowa State University (mathematics)
Amy Lueking 2007 M.D., University of South Dakota (2011)
Avera Medical Group Pierre
Nick Smolnisky 2007 M.S. University of Maryland (bioinformatics)
Executive Team Leader (Logistics) Target
Sharayah Carey 2007 University of Central Florida
Nate Jastram 2006-07 Ph.D., University of Colorado (EE)
Laura Doshier 2006 M.D., University of South Dakota (2011)
University of Missouri Hospital and Clincs
Ivan Lee 2006  
Kelsie Betsch 2005 Ph.D., University of Virginia
Postdoc, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics,
Data Scientist and Staff Engineer, Big Data and Analytics, Seagate Technology 
Jamie Kapplinger 2005 Mayo Clinic (M.D./Ph.D. Program), Division of Cardiovascular Disease
Michael Lundy 2005 University of Minnesota (electrical engineering)
Ryan Mello 2005 Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Medical Physics
Nora (Johnson) Kling 2004

Ph.D., Kansas State University;

Postdoc, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich

Heather Baxter 2004 Washington Pavilion Science Museum