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Idaho State University

SPEL Faculty & Staff

Patti Mortensen

Patti Mortensen, Ed.D.

Department Chair Assistant Professor

Office: College of Education 377

(208) 282-3661

mortpatt@isu.edu

Vita

Jennifer Blaney

Jennifer Blaney, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Higher Education

Office: College of Education 371

(208) 282-3273

jenniferblaney@isu.edu

Joel Bocanegra

Joel Bocanegra, Ph.D

Associate Professor of School Psychology

Office: College of Education 108A

(208) 282-4387

bocajoel@isu.edu

Vita

Ron Bolinger

Ronald Bolinger, Ed.D.

Educational Administration

Office: College of Education 381

208-282-4322

boliron2@isu.edu

Howard Fan

Chung-Hau (Howard) Fan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of School Psychology

Office: College of Education 108D

(208) 282-4392

fanchun@isu.edu

Vita

Richard Wagoner, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Higher Education

Office: College of Education 365

(208) 282-3358

wagorich@isu.edu

Vita

Yanchen

Yanchen "Chad" Zhang

Assistant Professor of School Psychology

Office: College of Education 107A

(208) 282-1036

zhanyanc@isu.edu

SPEL Staff

Lundy Facer

Lundy Facer

Administrative Assistant I

Office: College of Education, 357

(208) 282-2976

facelund@isu.edu

Graduate Assistants

Kurt Schiess

Kurt Schiess

Graduate Assistant

Office: College of Education 380

schikurt@isu.edu

Kurt is a student in the Educational Leadership doctoral program. His emphasis area is Higher Education Administration. Kurt earned a Masters of Science in Athletic Training and a BA in Sport Management from Idaho State University. He enjoys doing various indoor and outdoor activities with his wife and three children. As a Graduate Teaching Assistant, Kurt will be teaching courses and supporting the research and teaching activities of department faculty.