Scholarly Endeavors of the Faculty

Our faculty consists of 28 tenure track and more than 15 adjunct or visiting faculty. Our faculty interests are broad and encompass the areas listed below. The sharing of ideas and information across the mathematical disciplines makes our department a rich place to teach, learn, and do.

Actuarial Science

Algebra, Pure and Applied

Our faculty have explored applications of algebra to cryptography, error-correcting codes, combinatorics, voting theory and music theory. Our faculty also have expertise in infinite dimensional representation theory, Kac Moody Lie algebras, vertex algebras, and Leibniz algebras.

Data Science and Analytics

Difference and Differential Equations

Geometry and Topology

Logic and Foundations of Mathematics

Mathematical Biology

Mathematical Modeling

Mathematics Education

Mathematics and Society

Faculty engaging in research at the intersection of mathematical sciences and society are interested in questions of how the mathematical sciences impact society and how society impacts the mathematical sciences. This includes, but is not limited to, scholarship on the mathematical sciences' intersection with ethnicity, gender, history, community outreach, retention of students from underrepresented groups, and sustainability.

Numerical and Computational Mathematics

Probability

Real and Complex Analysis

Statistics, Pure and Applied

Statistics Education

Teaching and Learning

Faculty engaged in the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) investigate teaching and learning in their courses from a scholarly perspective, including drawing upon existing literature, gathering and reflecting upon a variety of evidence, and sharing their conclusions in peer-reviewed and externally validated forums.