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     Kingston Hall

    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 Adolphson

    Associate Professor of Mathematics Education (2002...)
    Kingston 329
    Phone: 509.359.6066
    Fax: 509.359.6066

    B.A., Distributive Science with Biology emphasis (1977), Gustavus Adolphus College
    M.S., National Security Affairs - Technical Intelligence (1990), Naval Postgraduate School
    M.A., National Security Affairs - Strategic Planning (1990), Naval Postgraduate School
    Ph.D., Instructional Leadership & Academic Curriculum/Mathematics Education (2002), University of Oklahoma
    Research Interests:  K-8 Mathematics Teaching & Learning, Discourse, Technology

    Dr. Barbara Alvin

    Professor & Department Chair (1983...)
    Kingston 317
    Phone: 509.359.2203
    Fax: 509.359.2203

    A.B., Spanish, Miami University (1974).
    M.S., Mathematics & M.S., Statistics , Miami University (1976)
    Ph.D., Bio statistics, University of Washington (1983).
    Research Interests:  Bio statistics; Health science statistics/Specialty is serving as a connection between users of statistics & statistical theory.

    Dr. Xiuqin Bai

    Assistant Professor
    Kingston 304
    Phone: 509.359.6858
    Fax: 509.359.6858

    Assistant Prof. Math Statistics (2016.....)
    M.S., Statistics, Kansas State University, Summer 2010
    Ph.D., Statistics, Kansas State University, Winter 2014

    Dr. Louis Blair

    Lecturer & Actuarial Science Advisor (2007...)
    Kingston 107
    Phone: 509.359.6070
    Fax: 509.359.6070
    Curriculum Vitae
    B.S., Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1976)
    M.S., Mathematics, University of Illinois (1982)
    Ph.D., Mathematics, Carnegie Mellon University (1991)

    Dr. Daniel Canada

    Professor of Mathematics Education (2003...)
    KGS 203
    Phone: 509.359.6074
    Fax: 509.359.6074

    B.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)
    Research Interests: Understanding variance

    Dr. Carlos Castillo-Garsow

    Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education(2013...)
    Kingston 106
    Phone: 509.359.6946
    Fax: 509.359.6946

    B.S., Biometry & Statistics, Cornell University (2003)
    M.A., Linguistics, State University of New York--Buffalo (2006)
    Ph.D., Mathematics, Arizona State University (2010)

    Dr. Jackie Coomes

    Professor of Mathematics Education (2005...)
    Kingston 312
    Phone: 509.359.4232
    Fax: 509.359.4232
    Curriculum Vitae

    B.S., Mathematics, University of California, Davis (1993).
    M.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (1998).
    Ph.D., Mathematics Education, Washington State University (2006).
    Research Interests: Inservice and preservice mathematics teacher education, undergraduate mathematics teaching and learning, students' transitions from high school to college, personal epistemologies.  

    Mr. Raymond Dempsey

    Lecturer (2013...)
    Kingston 201
    Phone: 509.359.4314
    Fax: 509.359.4314
    Curriculum Vitae

    B.S., Mathematics, Universaity of Wisconsin--Green Bay (2008)
    M.S., Mathematics, University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee (2013)
    Algebra, Analysis, & Mathematics Education

    Margaret Dobbins

    Quarterly Lecturer
    KGS 207
    Phone: 359.6603

    Mr. Ryan Downie

    Lecturer (2015...)
    Kingston 115
    Phone: 509.359.4313
    Fax: 509.359.4313

    B.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2011)
    M.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2013)

    Mr. Anthony Frenk

    Lecturer (2013...)
    Kingston 109
    Phone: 509.359.2790
    Fax: 509.359.2790

    B.S., Mathematics , Eastern Washington University (2011)
    M.S., Applied Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2013)

    Dr. Dale Garraway

    Associate Professor of Mathematics (2003...)
    Kingston 307
    Phone: 509.359.6072
    Fax: 509.359.6072

    B.S., Mathematics, Simon Fraser University, (1996)
    M.S., Mathematics, Dalhousie University (1997)
    Ph.D., Mathematics, Dalhousie University (2002)
    Research Interests:  Category Theory, Graph Theory

    Dr. Ron Gentle

    Professor of Mathematics(1990...)
    Kingston 310
    Phone: 509.359.6478
    Fax: 509.359.6478

    B.S., Mathematics, University of Toronto (1976).
    M.S., (1978); Ph.D (1982), Mathematics, University of British Columbia.
    Research Interests:  Abelian category theory; Ring theory, Representation theory of artin algebras.

    Ms. Melissa Graham

    Senior Lecturer & Coordinator of RSHS (2004...)
    Kingston 211
    Phone: 509.359.2541
    Fax: 509.359.2541

    B.A.E., Secondary Mathematics & B.A., Physics, Eastern Washington University (2002)
    M.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2004)

    Mr. Michael Graham

    Senior Lecturer (2000...)
    Kingston 210
    Phone: 509.359.6076
    Fax: 509.359.6076

    B.A., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (1991)
    M.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (1993)
    Interests:  The inverse problem of Galois theory.

    Dr. Christian K. Hansen

    Associate Dean of Computing and Engineering Sciences and Professor of Statistics (1993...)
    Kingston 208
    Phone: 509.359.6068
    Fax: 509.359.6068

    M.S., Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark (1988)
    Ph.D., Statistics, Technical University of Denmark (1991)
    Research Interests:  Reliability theory, statistical process control, experimental design, and industrial applications of statistics

    Mr. Joseph Keller

    Kingston 101
    Phone: 509.359.4311
    Fax: 509.359.4311

    Lecturer (2016.....)

    Dr. Hyung Sook Lee

    Associate Professor of Mathematics Education (2008...)
    Kingston 209
    Phone: 509.359.2894
    Fax: 509.359.2894
    B.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).

    Dr. Frank Lynch

    Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2013...)
    Kingston 311
    Phone: 509.359.7067
    Fax: 509.359.7067

    B.A., Mathematics & B.A., Physics, Magna Cum Laude, Linfield College (1999)
    M.S., Mathematics, University of Utah (2001)
    Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Utah (2010)

    Ms. Kelly Lynn

    Mathematics Specialist (2009-13) & Lecturer (2011...)
    Kingston 111
    Phone: 509.359.2251
    Fax: 509.359.2251

    B.A., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2006)
    M.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2008)

    Dr. Gayle Millsaps

    Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education (2013...)
    Kingston 110
    Phone: 509.359.6743
    Fax: 509.359.6743

    B.A., English, University of Tennessee (1978)
    M.A., Mathematics , The Ohio State University (1989)
    Ph.D., Mathematics Education, The Ohio State University (2005)

    Mr. Wade Neilson

    Lecturer (2013...)
    Kingston 102
    Phone: 509.359.4310
    Fax: 509.359.4310

    B.A.E., Secondary Mathematics (2011), Eastern Washington University
    M.A., Teaching K-9 Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2013)

    Dr. Yves Nievergelt

    Professor of Mathematics (1985...)
    Kingston 127
    Phone: 509.359.4259
    Fax: 509.359.4259

    Diploma in Mathematics, Ecole Polytechnique, Switzerland (1976).
    Ph.D. & M.S., Mathematics - Several Complex Variables, University of Washington (1984)
    Research Interests:  Applied analysis (mathematics applied to chemistry, medical diagnostic imaging, and physics), Complex analysis, and Numerical analysis (mathematics of scientific programming).

    Mr. Timmy Noon

    Quarterly Faculty
    Kingston 302
    Phone: 509.359.6932
    Fax: 509.359.6932

     M.S., Mathematics, Eastern Washington University (2013)

    Dr. Andrew Oster

    Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2013...)
    Kingston 309
    Phone: 509.359.6742
    Fax: 509.359.6742

    B.S., Mathematics & minor in Computer Science, Magna Cum Laude, Cal Poly (2000)
    M.S., Mathematics, University of Utah (2002)
    Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Utah (2006)

    Mr. Seshu Rao

    Lecturer (2014...)
    Kingston 205
    Phone: 509.359.2780
    Fax: 509.359.2780

    Dr. Kyle Riggs

    Lecturer (2014...)
    KGS 305
    Phone: 509.359.2744
    Fax: 509.359.2744

    Ms. Olga Slyusareva

    Lecturer (2014...)
    Kingston 112
    Phone: 509.359.4272
    Fax: 509.359.4272

    Ms. Becky Sommers

    Kingston 103
    Phone: 509.359.7412
    Fax: 509.359.7412

    Lecturer (2016....)

    Ms. Diana Stuart

    Lecturer (2014...)
    Kingston 104
    Phone: 509.359.6729
    Fax: 509.359.6729

    Ms. Maria Wehr

    Kingston 206
    Phone: 509.359.6073
    Fax: 509.359.6073

    Lecturer (2016....)

    Mr. Ryan Yancey

    Kingston 204
    Phone: 509.359.6071
    Fax: 509.359.6071

    Lecturer (2016....)

    Contact Information

    Mathematics Department
    216 Kingston Hall
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.4315
    fax: 509.359.4700

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