UNITE Director (phone: 612-626-4451)
Allison Hubel (

  • Management of UNITE program
  • Professor in Mechanical Engineering
  • Director of Technical Leadership Program

UNITE Student and Faculty Engagement (phone: 612-624-2332) 
Melissa Haroza (
Ron Fitch (

  • Handles the day-to-day operation
  • Contact for registration
  • Liaison between the instructors and the students in distribution of homework, examinations, and any problems concerning the courses officered over the system
  • Manage the UNITE web site
  • Problems with access to streaming video courses
  • Scheduling of classes
  • General problem solving
  • Faculty and program consultation for integration of teaching with technology for online, hybird and face-to-face courses 

UNITE Master Control (phone: 612-624-6008)
Jim Sustacek (
Grace Waskow (

  • Handles the technical end of the UNITE
  • Transmission/reception difficulties: audio, video, streaming video and podcasts 
  • Videoconferencing: scheduling, room set-up, and support

E-mail address for the UNITE office:
E-mail for Technical Operations:
Submit a Trouble Report to UNITE

Web address:

Mailing address for all UNITE personnel:

UNITE Distributed Learning 
College of Science and Engineering
University of Minnesota
514 Vincent Hall
207 Church Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0134