Contact Us

Conservation Sciences Graduate Program

University of Minnesota
135 B Skok Hall
2003 Upper Buford Circle
St. Paul, MN 55108

Phone: (612) 624-7751
Fax: (612) 625-5299 

Conservation Sciences Program Office and Coordinator:

The Program Office is located at 135 B Skok Hall. Anup Joshi is the Program coordinator and will be in the office during these hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Anup is available to answer questions and help current students, incoming students and faculty, so please use his expertise. The most important role he will play for current students is to review programs before they are submitted to the grad school.

Director of Graduate Study (DGS):

Andrew Simons
Phone: (612) 624-6292

The DGS helps students solve problems with their graduate program and interactions with the Graduate School, their advisor, committee, etc. (However, students should first attempt to solve problems through their advisor and the Program Coordinator.)

Fisheries and Aquatic Biology (FAB) Track Coordinator:

Raymond Newman
Phone: (612) 625-5704

FAB Track Coordinator interacts with prospective students interested in the fisheries and acquatic biology and helps them get into the program.