- Director: George Vrtis, (507) 222-5410
- Administrative Assistant: Lisa Falconer, (507) 222-5248
- 2020-21 Student Departmental Advisors: Alle Brown-Law and Jack Schill
Previous director of Environmental Studies.
Dr. Wagenbach is trained as an invertebrate zoologist and parasitologist, is examining the population biology of freshwater mussels in regional rivers. The general goal of his research is to better understand the conservation of rare and endangered species. He taught Biology of the Invertebrate Animals, Marine Biology, Aquatic Biology, environmental studies courses, and a seminar on parasitism. He served as Director of Environmental and Technology Studies.