# List of Faculty

**Wayne Aitken**, Ph.D.

Professor and Department Chair

Harvard (1991)

Number Theory, Algebra, and Mathematical Logic

**David Barsky**, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Rutgers University (1987)

Probability Theory and Mathematical Physics

**David Chien**, Ph.D.

Professor

University of Iowa (1991)

Numerical Analysis

**Ricardo Fierro**, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Dean for CSM

UC San Diego (1992)

Numerical Analysis, Mathematics for K-8 Teachers

**Olaf Hansen**, Ph.D.

Professor and Colloquium Coordinator

University of Mainz (1994)

Numerical Analysis

**Linda Holt**, Ph.D.

Professor

Rutgers (1991)

Partial Differential Equations

**Badal Joshi**, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor and Math Club Advisor

Ohio State University (2009)

Mathematical Biology and Applied Probability

**André Kündgen**, Ph.D.

Professor

University of Illinois (1999)

Graph Theory

**Tejinder Neelon**, Ph.D.

Professor

Rutgers (1992)

Functions of Real and Complex Variables, and Real Analytic Geometry

**Michael Picollelli, Ph.D.**

Assistant Professor

Carnegie Mellon University (2008)

Graph Theory and Combinatorics

**Amber Puha**, Ph.D.

Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator

Women in STEM + Hypatians Coordinator

UCLA (1998)

Probability Theory and Stochastic Networks

**Shahed Sharif, Ph.D.
** Assistant Professor and SSMP Coordinator

UC Berkeley (2006)

Number Theory and Arithmetic Geometry

**, Ph.D.**

Marshall Whittlesey

Marshall Whittlesey

Associate Professor

Brown University (1997)

Complex Analysis

**Faculty Emeritus**

**K. Brooks Reid**, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus and Founding Faculty

University of Illinois (1968)

Graph Theory and Combinatorics

**Lecturers**

Maureen DuPont (mdupont@csusm.edu)

Mohamed El-Ansary (melansary@csusm.edu)

Joshua Lovelace (lovelace@csusm.edu)

Serena Mercado (smercado@csusm.edu)

Juan Andres Noguez de la Cerda (jndlcerda@csusm.edu)

Gina Sanders (gsanders@csusm.edu)

Eunjee Shin (eshin@csusm.edu)

Gavin Swigart (gswigart@csusm.edu)

Bhavisha Talsania (talsania@csusm.edu

Randy Woodward (woodward@csusm.edu)

Heydar Zahedani (hzahed@csusm.edu)