Rustin Wolfe Ph.D.

Rustin Wolfe, Ph.D.

Core Professor
Ed.D. in Leadership

Brother Louis Hall, BLH 222    |    Campus Box: # 28
(612) 728-5182   |   rwolfe@smumn.edu


  • Courses Taught Recently at Saint Mary's

    Introduction to Research, Techniques for Research, Qualitative Research: Design and Methods, Creativity and Innovation, Proposal Development.

  • Education
    Ph.D. in Psychology, The University of Chicago
    M.A. in Psychology, The University of Chicago 
    B.A. in Sociology and “Divergent Thought & Behavior”, University of Wisconsin--Madison
    Certificate in the Facilitation of Creative Problem Solving, State University of New York
    Certificate in Integrated Liberal Studies, University of Wisconsin--Madison
  • Experience

    Rustin has been a Core Professor in the Doctor of Leadership program at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota since 2002. For three years, Rustin authored a weekly parenting advice column, The Naughty Column. He is a certified facilitator in Creative Problem Solving, and he has consulted for companies such as 3M, General Mills, and the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Rustin received his Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Chicago, where he worked under Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, author of "Flow" and "Creativity."