Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

Patty Martinez, Regents Math 307
507-786-3113

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The Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science offers programs in all three disciplines, including majors in mathematics and computer science and a concentration in statistics. For more information on each program, see the separate listings under Computer Science, Mathematics, and Statistics.

Chair, 2016-2017

Kristina C. Garrett

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

enumerative and algebraic combinatorics; partition theory; q-series

Richard J. Allen

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

logic programming; intelligent tutoring systems; computer science; Islamic geometric patterns; bioinformatics

Joseph J. Benson

Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

differential geometry; differential equations; lie groups; symmetries; moving frames

Adam H. Berliner

Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

combinatorial matrix theory; linear algebra; graph theory

Richard A. Brown (on leave spring)

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

computer science; parallel/distributed systems

Debra L. Czarneski

Visiting Associate Professor of Mathematics

graph theory

Jill Dietz

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

algebraic topology; group theory

Kosmas J. Diveris

Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

commutative algebra; homological algebra

Robert D. Eisinger

Instructor in Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

Vinayak Elangovan

Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

Kathryn Ziegler Graham

Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

biostatistics

Olaf A. Hall-Holt

Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

computational geometry; computer vision/graphics

Bruce Hanson

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

real analysis; complex analysis

Paul Humke (on leave)

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

real analysis; dynamical systems

Sharon J. Lane-Getaz

Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science and Education

statistics; statistics education

Julie M. Legler

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

biostatistics

Ryota Matsuura (on leave Interim and spring)

Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

mathematics education; algebraic number theory

Steven McKelvey

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, Registrar and Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs

operations research; wildlife modeling

Janice Pearce

Visiting Professor of Computer Science

swarm robotics; environmental modeling; computer science education

Bruce E. Pell

Instructor in Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

Marju Purin

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

homological algebra; representation theory

Matthew P. Richey

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

applied and computational mathematics

Paul J. Roback (on leave)

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

statistics

Kay E. Smith

Associate Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

logic; discrete mathematics

Paul Zorn

Professor of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science

complex analysis; mathematical exposition