# Directory

### Mailing Address for All Department Members:

**Department of Mathematical Sciences**

Appalachian State University

121 Bodenheimer Dr

Walker Hall

Boone, NC 28608-2092

Phone: |
828-262-3050 |

Fax: |
828-265-8617 |

**Dept Chairperson: **Mark Ginn, ginnmc@appstate.edu

**Asst Chairperson:** Rick Klima, klimare@appstate.edu

**Adminstrative Assistants:**

Sandy Hicks, hickssl@appstate.edu

Robin Chambers, chambersrg@appstate.edu

**Graduate Codirectors:**

Name | Rank & Degree | Email & Interests | Phone | Office |
---|---|---|---|---|

Abel, Todd A |
Assistant Professor PhD, University of New Hampshire |
abelta@appstate.edu Mathematics Education |
262-2380 | WA 229 |

Anderson, Terry G |
Associate Professor PhD, University of Tennessee,Knoxville |
andersntg@appstate.edu Math Modeling, Nonlinear Difference Equations, ODEs and PDEs |
262-2357 | WA 325 |

Arnholt, Alan T |
Professor PhD, Univ Northern Colorado |
arnholtat@appstate.edu Statistical Simulation, Linear Models |
262-2863 | WA 340 |

Arnholt, Susie |
Lecturer MS, UNC Chapel Hill |
arnholtsr@appstate.edu | 262-2360 | WA 242 |

Bauldry, William C |
Professor PhD, Ohio State University |
bauldrywc@appstate.edu Computer Algebra Systems, Cryptography |
262 2355 | WA 237 |

Bonawitz, Dianne V |
Lecturer MS, UNC Chapel Hill |
bonawitzd@appstate.edu | 262-2909 | WA 236 |

Bonawitz, Steve C |
Lecturer MA, Appalachian State University |
bonawitzsc@appstate.edu | 262-2909 | WA 236 |

Bossé, Michael | Distinguished Professor of Mathematics Education | bossemj@appstate.edu | 262-2862 | 243 |

Castonguay, Joseph |
Lecturer MA Mathematics ASU |
castonguayjm@appstate.edu | 262-2362 | WA 235 |

Chambers, Robin | Administrative Assistant | chambersrg@appstate.edu | 262-2369 | WA 341 |

Chikhany, Ralph | Graduate Student | chikhanyr@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-7785 | 209A |

Cook, Thomas | Graduate Student | cookt@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-2864 | 307A |

Cook, William J |
Assistant Professor PhD, NC State University |
cookwj@appstate.edu Infinite Dimensional Lie Algebra Representation Theory |
262-2367 | WA 347 |

Crocker, Deborah A |
Professor PhD, Ohio State University |
crockerda@appstate.edu Math Education, Uses of Technology in Teaching |
262-2381 | WA 234 |

Dale, Terri L |
Lecturer MS, Louisiana Tech University |
tld@math.appstate.edu | 262-2742 | WA 336 |

Elrod, Emily |
Lecturer MA Mathematics Secondary Ed ASU, BS Secondary Ed ASU |
elrodec@appstate.edu | 828-262-8876 | 239 |

Gambrell, Marty H |
Lecturer MA, Appalachian State University |
gambrellmh@appstate.edu Developmental Math, SAT and GRE Specialist |
262-2354 | WA 338 |

Ginn, Mark C |
Professor & Chairperson PhD, Emory University |
ginnmc@appstate.edu Graph Theory and Computational Complexity |
262-2867 | WA 343 |

Gosky, Ross |
Associate Professor PhD, NC State University |
goskyrm@appstate.edu Bayesian Statistics, Capture-Recapture Modeling |
262-2364 | WA 329 |

Greenwald, Sarah J |
Professor PhD, University of Pennsylvania |
greenwaldsj@appstate.edu Geometry, Pop Culture & Math, Women & Minorities in Math |
262-2363 | WA 326 |

Griffin, Genie |
Lecturer MA Mathematics ASU |
griffine@email.appstate.edu | 262-2972 | WA 242A |

Harris, Jacqueline M |
Lecturer MA, Georgia State University |
harrisjm@appstate.edu Math Anxiety & Technology in Math Education |
262-6601 | WA 348 |

Hicks, Sandy | Administrative Assistant | hickssl@appstate.edu | 262-3050 | WA 342 |

Hirst, Holly P |
Associate Dean of Graduate Studies PhD, Pennsylvania State University |
hirsthp@appstate.edu Numerical Analysis & Optimization Theory, Math Modeling |
262-2130 | JET 232 |

Hirst, Jeffry L |
Professor PhD, Penn State University |
jlh@math.appstate.edu Logic, Reverse Math, Computability Theory |
262-2861 | WA 322 |

Jobrack, Matthew | Graduate Student | jobrackmd@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-2864 | 307A |

Johnson, Philip |
Director, Math & Science Education Center PhD, Vanderbilt University |
johnsnpe@appstate.edu Math History |
262-3185 | WA 220 |

Johnson, Vicki H |
Lecturer MAT, University of South Carolina |
johnsonvh@appstate.edu | 262-2365 | WA 339 |

Jones, Kenny | Graduate Student | joneskp1@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-7785 | 209A |

Kader, Gary D |
Professor PhD, University of Georgia |
gdk@math.appstate.edu Statistics Education |
262-2356 | WA 327 |

Kitchens, Anita N |
Professor EdD, UNC Greensboro |
kitchnsan@appstate.edu Linking of Cognitive Psychology to the Teaching of Math |
262-2368 | WA 337 |

Klima, Richard E |
Professor & Deputy Chair PhD, NC State University |
klimare@appstate.edu Applications of Linear and Abstract Algebra |
262-2378 | WA 345 |

Klima, Vicky L |
Associate Professor PhD, NC State University |
klimavw@appstate.edu Representation Theory of Lie Algebras |
262-2610 | WA 335 |

Kosmala, Vanessa |
Lecturer MA, Appalachian State University |
kosmalavt@appstate.edu | 262-2864 | WA 305 |

Kosmala, Witold A |
Professor PhD, University of South Florida |
kosmalawa@appstate.edu Difference Eqs, Oscillation Theory in ODEs |
262-2358 | WA 321 |

Long, Betty B |
Professor EdD, University of Tennessee-Knoxville |
longbb@appstate.edu Math Education |
262-2372 | WA 227 |

Maggiore, Lisa |
Lecturer MA, Appalachian State University |
LM72407@appstate.edu | 265-8647 | WA 346 |

Marland, Eric |
Professor PhD, University of Utah |
marlandes@appstate.edu Mathematical Biology and Environmental Science, Applied Math |
262-2374 | WA 324 |

Marsh, C Caleb |
Lecturer MA, Appalachian State University |
marshcc@appstate.edu | 262-2864 | WA 305 |

Mawhinney, Katie J |
Associate Professor PhD, NC State University |
mawhinneykj@appstate.edu Point-set Topology, Undergraduate and K-12 Teaching |
262-4024 | WA 330 |

McGalliard, William A |
Professor PhD, University of Georgia |
wam@math.appstate.edu Math Education |
262-2375 | WA 232 |

McMullen, Tessa | Graduate Student | mcmullentb@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-2864 | 307A |

Mellon, Amber | Graduate Student | mellonac@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-2864 | 307A |

Melton, Terry |
Lecturer MA, Appalachian State University |
meltontr@appstate.edu | 262-2912 | RH 352B |

Nikbakht, Sharareh |
Lecturer MS, Louisiana State A&M |
nikbakhts@appstate.edu | 262-2923 | WA 224 |

Palmer, Katrina |
Associate Professor PhD, Emory University |
palmerk@appstate.edu Numerical Linear Algebra, Signal & Image Processing |
262-2912 | WA 331 |

Reavis, Kimberly |
Lecturer MA Mathematics ASU |
mikealkd@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-2972 | 242A |

Rhoads, Gregory S |
Associate Professor PhD, Purdue University |
rhoadsgs@appstate.edu Complex Analysis and Minimal Surfaces |
262-2741 | WA 334 |

Salinas, Rene |
Associate Professor PhD, University of Tennessee-Knoxville |
salinasra@appstate.edu Ecological Systems & Population Dynamics |
262-2866 | WA 328 |

Salinas, Tracie McLemore |
Associate Professor PhD, University of Tennessee-Knoxville |
salinastm@appstate.edu Math Education, Rural Education |
262-2376 | WA 233 |

Sanqui, Jose Almer T |
Associate Professor PhD, Bowling Green State University |
sanquijat@appstate.edu Probability & Statistics |
262-2868 | WA 226 |

Searcy, Mary Beth |
Associate Professor PhD, University of Georgia |
searcyme@appstate.edu Math Education |
262-6974 | WA 230 |

Sevier, John |
Lecturer MA Mathematics Secondary Ed ASU |
sevierjn@appstate.edu | 828-262-2382 | 231 |

Shirley, Kevin |
Associate Professor PhD, Vanderbilt University |
shirleykl1@appstate.edu Actuarial Science, Financial mathematics |
262-6975 | WA 323 |

Smith, Ethan | Graduate Student | smithea3@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-2864 | 307A |

Thomley, Jill Richie |
Professor PhD, Rensselear Polytechnic Institute |
thomleyje@appstate.edu Statistics Education |
262-2383 | WA 228 |

Tunstall, Luke | Graduate Student | tunstallsl@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-7785 | 209A |

Tyler, Lori |
Lecturer Summer Ventures Director |
tylerle@appstate.edu | 828-262-6369 | College of Ed 121-Office hrs in Walker 305 |

Vroom, Kristen |
Lecturer MA Mathematics ASU |
vroomkl@email.appstate.edu | 828-262-2864 | 307A |

Weigl, Nate A | Lecturer | weiglna@appstate.edu | 262-2908 | WA 241 |

Wenta, Robert |
Lecturer Ed.D Mathematics Education Indiana University, MA Mathematics, University of Louisville |
wentarg@appstate.edu | 828-262-2611 | Walker Hall 333 |

## CONTACT

**Mathematical Sciences**

342 Walker Hall

121 Bodenheimer Dr

Boone, NC 28608

828-262-3050

828-265-8617 fax

**Department Chairperson**

Dr. Mark C. Ginn

ginnmc@appstate.edu

**Assistant Chairperson**

Dr. Rick Klima

klimare@appstate.edu