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Mathematics

Faculty & Staff

Below is a directory of all faculty and staff of the Department of Mathematics as of Fall 2017.

Scroll to: Faculty, Emeritus Faculty, Staff.

See also the listing of recent visitors to the department, mailing groups for convenient distribution of emails, departmental photographs (mostly historical), and the mathematical genealogy of the faculty.

Although we do our best to keep the directory up to date, if you run into problems, try the DU directory.

 

Faculty

  • Bill D. Anderson

    Adjunct Professor
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 307
  • John Antonioli

    Teaching Assistant Professor
    PhD 2013 (University of Victoria, Canada)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 108
    Email: john.antonioli@du.edu
    Phone: 303-871-3507
  • Alvaro Arias

    Professor
    PhD 1989 (Texas A&M University)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 308
    Email: aarias@math.du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3559

    Research interest: Functional analysis.
  • Natasha Dobrinen

    Professor
    PhD 2001 (University of Minnesota)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 302
    Email: ndobrine@du.edu
    Website

    Research interest:Set theory, Ramsey theory, general topology, Boolean algebra, logic and foundations, discrete math.
  • Jeff Farmer

    Research Professor
    PhD 1992 (Texas A&M University)
    Email: jdfarmer89@hotmail.com

    Research interest: Mathematical education, functional analysis.
  • Kelly Flaherty

    Teaching Assistant Professor
    PhD 2003 (University of Kansas)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 106
    Email: kelly.flaherty@du.edu
    Phone: 303-871-2093

    Research interest: Mathematics education
  • Thomas French

    Teaching Assistant Professor
    PhD 2016 (University of Denver)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 104
    Email: thomas.french@du.edu
    Phone: 303-871-3017
  • Nikolaos Galatos

    Professor and Graduate Coordinator
    PhD 2003 (Vanderbilt University)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 306
    Email: ngalatos@du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3581

    Research interest: Lattice theory, ordered algebras, mathematical logic.
  • Dan Hathaway

    Postdoctoral Scholar
    PhD 2015 (University of Michigan)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 205B
    Email: daniel.hathaway@du.edu
    Phone: 303-871-4213

    Research interest: Set theory, cardinal characteristics, descriptive set theory, forcing
  • Paul Horn

    Associate Professor
    PhD 2009 (University of California, San Diego)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 208
    Email: paul.horn@du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3095

    Research interest: Spectral graph theory, probabilistic combinatorics, random graphs, percolation and stochastic processes on finite graphs.
  • Shashank Kanade

    Assistant Professor
    PhD 2015 (Rutgers University)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 212
    Phone: 303-871-3199
    Research interest: Vertex operator algebras, tensor categories, integer partition identities and q--series
  • Michael K. Kinyon

    Professor and Department Chair
    PhD 1991 (University of Utah)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 300B
    Email: mkinyon@math.du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3288

    Research interest: Nonassociative structures, loops, quasigroups, history of mathematics.
  • Frédéric Latrémolière

    Professor
    PhD 2004 (University of California, Berkeley)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 206
    Email: frederic@math.du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-2803

    Research interest: Functional analysis, C*-algebras, noncommutative geometry, C*-dynamics.
  • Andrew Linshaw

    Associate Professor
    PhD 2005 (Brandeis University)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 214
    Email: andrew.linshaw@du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-2802

    Research interest: Representation theory, invariant theory, vertex algebras and infinite-dimensional Lie algebras.
  • Mario A. Lopez

    John Evans Professor, courtesy appointment at Math
    PhD 1991 (University of Minnesota)
    Email: mlopez@cs.du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3287

    Research interest: Computational geometry, algorithms, geographic information systems.
  • Nicholas Ormes

    Associate Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator
    PhD 1997 (University of Maryland)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 202
    Email: normes@math.du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3325

    Research interest: Dynamical systems, ergodic theory, topology.
  • Ronnie Pavlov

    Associate Professor and Math Center Coordinaror
    PhD 2007 (Ohio State University)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 204
    Email: rpavlov@du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-4001

    Research interest: Dynamical systems, ergodic theory, symbolic dynamics.
  • Katherine Perry

    Postdoctoral Scholar
    PhD 2017 (Auburn University)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 216
    Phone: 303-871-3138
    Research interest: Combinatorics, graph theory, design theory.
  • Allegra Reiber

    Teaching Instructor and Credit Transfer Specialist
    M.S. 2006 (University of Notre Dame)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 102
    Email: areiber@du.edu
    Phone: 303-871-2807

    Research interest: Algebraic topology, algebraic (Waldhausen) k-theory, homotopy theory, mathematics education.
  • Frank Schroeck

    Research Professor
    PhD 1971 (University of Rochester)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 205A
    Email: fschroec@du.edu
    Phone: 303-871-3064

    Research interest: Group theory, functional analysis, mathematical physics, foundations of quantum mechanics, quantum mechanics on phase space, quantum structures.
  • Petr Vojtěchovský

    Professor
    PhD 2001 (Iowa State University), PhD 2003 (Charles University, Czech Republic)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 304
    Email: petr@math.du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3314

    Research interest: Loops, quasigroups, latin squares, nonassociative algebra, computational algebra, computational geometry, quandles.
  • Brett Werner

    Adjunct Professor
    PhD (University of Denver)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 307
  • Seung Yeop Yang

    Postdoctoral Scholar
    PhD 2017 (George Washington University)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 112
    Phone: 303-871-4138
    Research interest: Low-dimensional topology, algebraic topology related to knot theory, knotted surfaces in 4-space, graph theory.
  • Mei Yin


    Assistant Professor
    PhD 2010 (University of Arizona)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 203B
    Email: mei.yin@du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-2130

    Research interest: Phase transitions, random graphs, lattice spin systems, cluster expansions, renormalization and spectral theory.

 

Emeritus Faculty

  • Richard N. Ball

    Professor Emeritus
    PhD 1974 (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 205A
    Email: rball@du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3294

    Research interest: Algebra and topology, combinatorics, topological dynamics, stability and complexity.
  • Joel S. Cohen

    Professor Emeritus
    PhD 1970 (University of Maryland)
    Email: jscohen@du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3292

    Research interest: Computer algebra and symbolic computation, mathematics and music, history of mathematics.
  • William S. Dorn

    Professor Emeritus
    PhD 1955 (Carnegie Institute of Technology)
    Email: wdorn@cs.du.edu

    Research interest: Mathematics for humanities and social science students, preparing science student for entrance into the 'real world', writing in mathematics/computing courses, simplifying web site design, handicapped access to web sites.
  • Stanley Gudder

    John Evans Professor Emeritus
    PhD 1964 (University of Illinois)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 207A
    Email: sgudder@du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3599

    Research interest: Functional analysis, mathematical physics, foundations of quantum mechanics, probability theory.

  • James N. Hagler

    Professor Emeritus
    PhD 1972 (University of California, Berkeley)
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall TBA
    Email: jhagler@math.du.edu
    Website
    Phone: 303-871-3310

    Research interest: Functional analysis, topological dynamics, hereditarily indecomposable continua.
  • Jean-Paul Marchand

    Professor Emeritus
    PhD (Institute of Theoretical Physics, Geneva)
  • Alayne Parson

    Professor Emerita
    PhD (University of Illinois at Chicago)
    Email: alayne.parson@gmail.com
    Research interest: Automorphic functions, complex analysis, number theory.
  • Ottis W. Rechard

    Professor Emeritus
    PhD 1948 (University of Wisconsin)
    Email: orechard@cs.du.edu

    Research interest: Computer systems, algorithms, numerical analysis.

 

Staff

  • Susan Bolton

    Assistant to the Chair
    Office: C.M. Knudson Hall 300C
    Email: susan.bolton@du.edu
    Phone: 303-871-3344