Meet the Department of Mathematics & Statistics Faculty

Department Chair 

Scott Hochwald              Operator theory, analysis, number theory

Full-Time Faculty


Name Research Area
Denis Bell Stochastic analysis, measures on vector spaces
Adel Boules Numerical partial differential equations, matrix computations, linear programming
Donna Mohr Applications of statistics, time series, growth curves 
Richard Patterson Summability
Ping Sa Linear models, response surface methodology, statistical inference
Pali Sen Stochastic models, deterministic models, estimation theory
Jingcheng Tong General topology, number theory, analysis
Peter Wludyka Industrial statistics, statistical methods useful in quality improvement
Mei-Quin Zhan Applied mathematics, partial differential equations, numerical analysis

Associate Professor

Name Research Area
Faiz Al-Rubaee Low-dimensional topology and knot theory
Elena Buzaianu   Ranking and selection, multiple comparisons, sequential analysis
Michelle DeDeo Analytic number theory, number theoretic approaches to graph theory
Dan Dreibelbis Geometry, differential geometry, singularity theory
Raluca Dumitru C*-algebras, quantum groups, von neumann algebras, k-theory, dynamical theory
Daniela Genova Biomolecular computing, formal language theory, structural graph theory
James Gleaton Analysis of quantitative data, statistics
Sami Hamid Operator theory, functional analysis
Ognjen Milatovic Partial differential equations, spectral theory of partial differential operators
Mahbubar Rahman Stochastic differential equations, computational mathematical biology, numerical analysis and scientific computing
Kening Wang

Numerical analysis, scientific computing, finite element methods, domain decomposition methods and their parallel implementation, discontinuous galerkin methods, time-harmonic maxwell equation

Qiang Zhen  Applied probability, asymptotic and singular perturbation methods

Assistant Professor

Name      Research Area
Beyza Aslan Lightning modeling and data analysis, PDE's, applied PDE's, and numerical analysis
Devrim Bilgili      Statistical genetics, survival analysis
Malgorzata Czwerwinska Operator theory, functional analysis, symmetric operator spaces
Jose Franco Representation theory of Lie groups


Hugh Cornell  
Jongsook Han   
Luminita Razaila  
Paul Rowe  
Jaimee Stewart   

Visiting Instructors

Adjunct Faculty

For information concerning the office location of any Part-Time Faculty member please stop by the Mathematics & Statistics office in Building 14, Room 2731.


  Marwan Abu-Sawwa  
  Marsha Finkel-Babadi  
  Frank Binghi     
  Christian Bowers      
  Wu-Chyuan Gau  
  Ty Hak  
  Lonnie Keepers  
  Leonard Lipkin   "Emeritus Professor"
  Holly Middleton  
  Dean Moore    
  Ronald Moore   
  Kathleen Murphy   
  Edward O'Neil  
  Matthew Simmons   
  Tadesse Zerihun  

Graduate Assistants


Taylor Brantley  
Elizabeth Feldman  
Tyler Grimes  
Danielle Hoyt  
Mario Ibanez  
Md Islam  
Andrew Lacy  
Gabriela Stegmann  
Sudam Surasinghem  
Yinglun Zhan  
Wenhao Zhang