Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dr. Erik Kana

Dr. Erik Kana

Dr. Erik Kana works closely with Dr. Geller to support the mission and vision of Minot State University.

Besides working with the department chairs and the faculty of the College of Education and Health Sciences, Dr. Kana also oversees the following areas:

Dr. Kana is involved in other areas across campus that support the academic affairs of the institution:

  • Academic advising
  • New Student Orientation and Welcome Weekend programming
  • Starfish
  • Retention efforts

Dr. Kana has been a faculty member and Chair of the Department of Teacher Education and Kinesiology.  He earned a Ph.D. in Teacher Education from the University of North Dakota in 2014. He is also a Minot State University alum, having earned a Master’s of Education degree in 2009.

Office: Administration Building 363A
Phone: (701) 858-3064