Laura Molgaard, DVM

Associate Dean, Academic and Student Affairs

Laura Molgaard

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-1719

Office Address:
108F Pomeroy Student/Alumni Learning Ctr
1964 Fitch Ave
St. Paul, MN 55108

DVM, Iowa State University

BS, Iowa State University


Dr. Laura Molgaard is the Associate Dean for Academic and Students Affairs at the University Of Minnesota College Of Veterinary Medicine. She is a 1991 graduate of the Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. After graduation, she was in small animal private practice before moving into teaching at a veterinary technician program for several years and joined the UMN CVM in 1997. Dr. Molgaard’s research interests include selection for and development of non-technical competencies, technology enhanced learning and outcomes assessment. Her interest in diversity includes veterinary pipeline development, admissions, and culture/climate.

Awards & Recognition

Academy of Excellence in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Academic Health Center, University of Minnesota, 2015

Access Achievement Award, University of Minnesota, 2012