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216 Kingston Hall
Cheney, WA 99004
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The Department of Mathematics resides on the first two floors of Kingston Hall located on the corner of 5th Street and C-Street in Cheney, WA.
Dr. Keith AdolphsonAssociate Professor of Mathematics Education (2002...)Kingston 209Phone: 509.359.6066Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
BA, Distributive Science with Biology emphasis (1977), Gustavus Adolphus College
MS, National Security Affairs - Technical Intelligence (1990), Naval Postgraduate School
MA, National Security Affairs - Strategic Planning (1990), Naval Postgraduate School
PhD, Instructional Leadership & Academic Curriculum/Mathematics Education (2002), University of Oklahoma
Dr. Barbara AlvinProfessor and Department Chair (1983...)Kingston 213Phone: 509.359.2203Email: email@example.comA.B., Spanish, Miami University, Oxford OH (1974).
M.S. Mathematics (1976); M.S., Statistics (1976), Miami University, Oxford, OH.
Ph.D., Bio statistics, University of Washington (1983).
Bio statistics; Health science statistics/Specialty is serving as a connection between users of statistics & statistical theory.
Dr. Joy BjerkeLecturer of Mathematics (2012...)JFK Library Main Floor (M18)Phone: 509-359-4272Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Education Doctorate Degree
Dr. Louis BlairLecturer & Actuarial Science Advisor (2007...)Kingston 107Phone: 509.359.6070Email: email@example.comB.S., Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1976)
M.S., Mathematics, University of Illinois (1982)
Ph.D., Mathematics, Carnegie Mellon University (1991)
Dr. Linda BolteEmeritus Professor (1993-2012)
B.A., Biology, Webster College, St. Louis, Missouri (1970).
M.A., Special Education Teaching Socially & Emotionally Disturbed Children, University of Northern Colorado (1976).
M.S., Mathematics, University of Iowa (1987).
Ph.D., Mathematics Education, University of Missouri - Columbia (1993).
Mathematics / Secondary Education & Undergraduate Mathematics Reform.
Retired from Department of Mathematics (2012).
Dr. Daniel CanadaProfessor (2003...)Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWebsite: http://www.ewu.edu/primeB.S., Mathematics, Biola University, California (1988).
M.S., Mathematics & Teaching Cert., Western Washington University (1994).
Ph.D., Mathematics Education, Portland State University (2004).
Fullbright Scholar Research in Tanzania, South Africa (2009-2010)
Dr. Jackie CoomesAssociate ProfessorKingston 204Phone: 509.359.4232Email: email@example.comBS, Mathematics, University of California, Davis (1993).
MS, Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (1998).
PhD, Mathematics Education, Washington State University (2006).
Mathematics Education: Relationships Between Community, Interactions, and Ways of Knowing In College Precalculus Classes
Dr. Diane DowdProfessor (1995...)Kingston 108Phone: 509.359.2876Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
B.A., Elementary Education, Asbury College, Kentucky (1977).
M.A., Mathematics Education, California State University, Sacramento (1982).
Ph.D., Mathematics Education, Washington State University (1995).
Mathematics education: (1) Teaching and learning K-8 content, (2) Understanding of teacher education candidates (K-8)
Dr. Dale GarrawayAssociate Professor (2003...)Kingston 206Phone: 509.359.6072Email: email@example.comB.Sc., Mathematics, Simon Fraser University (1996).
M.Sc., (1997); Ph.D., (2002) Mathematics, Dalhousie University.
Category Theory, Graph Theory
Dr. Ron GentleProfessor (1990...)Kingston 212Phone: 509.359.6478Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgB.Sc., Mathematics, University of Toronto (1976).
M.Sc., (1978); Ph.D (1982), Mathematics, University of British Columbia.
Abelian category theory; Ring theory, Representation theory of artin algebras.
Mr. David GoeringSenior Lecturer (1990...)Kingston 210Phone: 509.359.6858Email: email@example.comB.A., Mathematics, Kansas University (1977).
M.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (1990).
Geometry & Probability
Mrs. Melissa GrahamSenior Lecturer & Director of Mathematics Tutoring LabKingston 105Phone: 509.359.2541Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
BAE, Mathematics/Secondary Education, Eastern Washington University (2002).
BA, Physics, Eastern Washington University (2002).
MS, Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2004).
Mr. Michael GrahamSenior Lecturer (2000...)Kingston 109Phone: 509.359.6076Email: email@example.comB.A., (1991); M.S., Mathematics (1993), Eastern Washington University.
The inverse problem of Galois theory.
Dr. Christian K. HansenAssociate Dean of Computing and Engineering Sciences and Professor (1993...)Kingston 208Phone: 509.359.6068Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgM.Sc., Electrical Engineering (1988); Ph.D., Statistics (1991), Technical University of Denmark.
Reliability theory; Statistical process control, experimental design.
Industrial applications of statistics.
Summer HuberLecturer of Mathematics (2012...)JFK Library Main Floor (M18)Phone: 509-359-6603Email: email@example.com
Mrs. Jane LaneSenior Lecturer and APTP Mathematics Placement Test CoordinatorJFK Library Main Floor (M18)Phone: 509.359.4311Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgBA, Romance Linguistics, University of Washington (1974).
MS, Mathematics Education, Montana State University (1998).
Mathematics Education: 9-12.
Jim LeighLecturer of Mathematics (2012...)JFK Library Main Floor (M18)Email: email@example.com
Dr. Hyung Sook LeeAssistant Professor (2008...)Kingston 202Phone: 509.359.2894Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgB.S., Mathematics Education, Seoul National University (1988).
M.S., Mathematics, KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) (1990).
Ph.D., Mathematics Education, University of Georgia (2008).
Secondary Mathematics Teaching Certificate (7-12).
Peter LoweLecturer of Mathematics (2012...)JFK Library Main Floor (M18)Phone: 509-359-6232Email: email@example.com
Kelly LynnMathematics Specialist (2009...) & Lecturer (2011...)Kingston 117BPhone: 509.359.7392Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgB.A., Mathematics, Eastern Washington State University.
M.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington State University (2008).
Dr. Yves NievergeltProfessor (1985...)Kingston 127Phone: 509.359.4259Email: email@example.comDiploma in Mathematics, Ecole Polytechnique, Switzerland (1976).
Ph.D. & M.S., Mathematics - Several Complex Variables (1984); Ph.D., Mathematics - Several Complex Variables (1984), University of Washington.
Applied analysis (mathematics applied to chemistry, medical diagnostic imaging, and physics), Complex analysis, and Numerical analysis (mathematics of scientific programming).
Dr. Hugh SullivanProfessor (1967...)Kingston 207Phone: 509.359.6133Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgB.A., (1962) and M.A. (1964), Mathematics, University of Montana.
Ph.D., Mathematics, Washington State University (1968).
Mathematical Systems Theory & Topology.
Dr. Elena TonevaProfessor (2000...)Kingston 211Phone: 509.359.6073Email: email@example.com
M.S., (1972); Ph.D., (1979), Mathematics, University of Sofia.
Functional analysis and Harmonic analysis on abstract groups.