# Faculty

## Faculty & Staff

- Safwan H. Akkari, Ph.D.; matroid theory, graph theory.
- Deana Alexander, M.S.; online teaching, applied mathematics.
- Jeff Anderson, Ph.D.; partial differential equations, applied mathematics.
- Lowell W. Beineke, Ph.D.; graph theory, combinatorics.
- Betsy S. Berry, Ph.D.; mathematics education.
- Bernd Buldt, Ph.D.; New Faculty Member starting Jan. 2017; logic, philosophy of mathematics, history and foundations of science.
- Chand K. Chauhan, Ph.D.; applied statistics, design of experiments.
- Adam Coffman, Ph.D.; geometry, complex analysis, topology.
- Dan Coroian, Ph.D.; numerical analysis, applied mathematics, mathematical modeling.
- Shaoyu Dai; visiting researcher in analysis.
- Yihao Deng, Ph.D.; regression analysis, generalized linear models, time series analysis.
- Peter Dragnev, Ph.D.; analysis, potential theory, approximation theory.
- Joe Francis, FSA; actuary in residence
- James Hersberger, Ph.D.; problem solving, mathematical giftedness, school mathematics curriculum.
- John G. LaMaster, M.S.; teaching with technology, math anxiety reduction, school mathematics curriculum.
- Alan Legg, Ph.D.; complex analysis.
- Sue Mau, Ph.D.; teachers' and students' mathematical understanding, teachers' professional growth, learning styles vs. teaching styles.
- John Osowski, M.S.; teaching of statistics.
- Yifei Pan, Ph.D.; complex analysis, partial differential equations, complex analytic dynamics.
**Jack Schroeder**, Coordinator of Math and Science Tutoring, and Test Center Administrator.- Douglas W. Townsend, Ph.D.; approximation theory, statistics.
- Robert Vandell, Ph.D.; graph theory, graph connectivity, secondary math education.
- Cindy Vanderlaan, M.S.; precalculus curriculum development, teaching with technology.
- Linda Wagner, M.S.; mathematics education and precalculus, especially graphical approaches to functions and problem-solving.
- Matthew Walsh, Ph.D.; graph theory, combinatorial design, discrete math in the social sciences.
- Cecilia A. Weakley, Ph.D.; real analysis, topology, psychological type.
- W. Douglas Weakley, Ph.D.; graph theory, algebra, covering codes, combinatorics.
- Daniel Yorgov, Ph.D.; applied statistics, genomics, supercomputing.
- Yuan Zhang, Ph.D.; several complex variables, CR geometry, partial differential equations.
- Dianna L. Zook, M.S.; calculus and precalculus curriculum development, technology.
- Yvonne M. Zubovic, Ph.D.; biostatistics, survival analysis.

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