Meet the Department of Mathematics & Statistics Faculty

Department Chair 

Richard F. Patterson Summability



Name Research Area
Denis Bell Stochastic analysis, measures on vector spaces
Adel Boules Numerical partial differential equations, matrix computations, linear programming
Ognjen Milatovic Partial differential equations, spectral theory of partial differential operators
Richard F. Patterson Summability
Ping Sa Linear models, response surface methodology, statistical inference
Jingcheng Tong General topology, number theory, analysis
Mei-Qin Zhan

Applied mathematics, partial differential equations, numerical analysis  


Associate 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
Elena Buzaianu Ranking and selection, multiple comparisons, sequential analysis
Malgorzata Czerwinska   Operator theory, functional analysis, symmetric operator spaces
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
Jose Franco Representation theory of Lie groups
Daniela Genova Biomolecular computing, formal language theory, structural graph theory
James Gleaton Analysis of quantitative data, statistics
Sami Hamid Operator theory, functional analysis
Scott Hochwald Operator theory, analysis, number theory
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
 Jae-Ho Lee  Algebraic combinatorics, Distance-regular graphs, Representation theory.   
 Yisu Jia  Time series, Markov chains, Statistical climatology.




Visiting Instructors

Danielle Hoyt  
Peter Wludyka    Industrial statistics, statistical methods useful in quality improvement


Emeritus Professor

Name      Research Area
William Caldwell     
Faiz Al-Rubaee   Low-dimensional topology and knot theory
Leonard Lipkin

Partial differential equations, analytic functions of several real and complex variables, nonlinear optimization 

Donna Mohr Applications of statistics, time series, growth curves Statistical genetics, survival analysis
Peter Wludyka    Industrial statistics, statistical methods useful in quality improvement
Pali Sen

Stochastic models, deterministic models, estimation theory 

William Wilson  


Adjunct Faculty


Graduate Assistants

Name Track of Study
 Carol Bahri Statistics
 Prince Buti Statistics
Jeremy Freda Mathematics
Joseph Free Mathematics
Murpy Griffin Mathematics
Jenna Harwick Mathematics
David House Statistics
Joyce Huang Statistics
Sierra Inks  Statistics
Rhys Jones  Statistics
Parul Marulendra  Statistics
Joseph Hours Mathematics
Imtithal Safar Statistics
Cecelia Schmidt  Statistics
Jamal Shabani Mathematics
Madison Simpson  Statistics
Jianxiong Zhan  Statistics