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Dr. Pamela J. Kalbfleisch, Ph.D.
Professor of Communication and Psychology
Ph.D. Michigan State University
Corwin Larimore 237
Phone: (701) 777-6369
Pamela Kalbfleisch is author of Mentoring Enactment Theory and publishes widely in the area of mentoring and personal relationships. She is particularly concerned with helping members of disadvantaged and underrepresented groups find mentors and sources of social support. Kalbfleisch also has interest in health particularly for aging populations. Kalbfleisch is a member of the National Advisory Board for the American Council on Education's Women's Network and she chairs the council's Policy and Planning Committee. Kalbfleisch has served in leadership roles including Dean of Arts and Sciences at Concordia University Chicago, Director of the School of Communication at the University of North Dakota, and as Chair of the Faculty Senate at the University of Wyoming. Kalbfleisch earned her bachelor's degree from Boise State University, her master's degree from the University of New Mexico and her doctorate from Michigan State University. She is a 2009-2010 Fellow of the American Council on Education Fellows Program.