Department Chair

Richard J. Forrester

Associate Professor of Mathematics (2002).

Tome Scientific Building Room 235

forrestr@dickinson.edu

(717) 245-1668

Associate Professor of Mathematics (2002).

Tome Scientific Building Room 235

forrestr@dickinson.edu

(717) 245-1668

Department Faculty

Barry A. Tesman

Professor of Mathematics, Theodore & Catherine Mathias Chair in Mathematics (1989).

Tome Scientific Building Room 233

(717) 245-1548 | tesman@dickinson.edu

His recent research is in the application of the theory of meaningfulness in measurement theory to graph colorings, in particular, list and T-colorings.

Professor of Mathematics, Theodore & Catherine Mathias Chair in Mathematics (1989).

Tome Scientific Building Room 233

(717) 245-1548 | tesman@dickinson.edu

*B.S., Colby College, 1981; Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1989.*His recent research is in the application of the theory of meaningfulness in measurement theory to graph colorings, in particular, list and T-colorings.

Lorelei Koss

(on sabbatical 2014-15)

Professor of Mathematics (1998).

koss@dickinson.edu

Her scholarship concentrates on ergodic theory and complex dynamical systems. Her current research focuses on the parametrized dynamics of meromorphic functions.

(on sabbatical 2014-15)

Professor of Mathematics (1998).

koss@dickinson.edu

*B.A., Columbia University, 1989; M.A, 1992; Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 1998.*Her scholarship concentrates on ergodic theory and complex dynamical systems. Her current research focuses on the parametrized dynamics of meromorphic functions.

David S. Richeson

Professor of Mathematics (2000).

Tome Scientific Building Room 237

(717) 245-1744 | richesod@dickinson.edu

His research involves the study of dynamical systems from a topological viewpoint. Recent research topics include the Conley index and bounded homeomorphsims of noncompact spaces. Current projects include itineraries of circle maps and applications of the Euler characteristic.

Professor of Mathematics (2000).

Tome Scientific Building Room 237

(717) 245-1744 | richesod@dickinson.edu

*B.A., Hamilton College, 1993; M.S., Northwestern University, 1994; Ph.D., 1998.*His research involves the study of dynamical systems from a topological viewpoint. Recent research topics include the Conley index and bounded homeomorphsims of noncompact spaces. Current projects include itineraries of circle maps and applications of the Euler characteristic.

Richard J. Forrester

Associate Professor of Mathematics (2002).

Tome Scientific Building Room 235

(717) 245-1668 | forrestr@dickinson.edu

His research is in the field of operations research, with particular interest in discrete optimization. His teaching interests primarily center around applied mathematics, including statistics, operations research, and numerical analysis.

Associate Professor of Mathematics (2002).

Tome Scientific Building Room 235

(717) 245-1668 | forrestr@dickinson.edu

*B.A., Alfred University, 1995; M.S., Clemson University, 1997; Ph.D., 2002.*His research is in the field of operations research, with particular interest in discrete optimization. His teaching interests primarily center around applied mathematics, including statistics, operations research, and numerical analysis.

Jeffrey S. Forrester

Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2006).

Tome Scientific Building Room 243

(717) 245-1410 | forresje@dickinson.edu

Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2006).

Tome Scientific Building Room 243

(717) 245-1410 | forresje@dickinson.edu

*B.A., Alfred University, 1992; M.S., State University of New York at Binghamton, 1996; Ph.D., 2001.*
Jennifer Schaefer

Associate Professor of Mathematics (2008).

Tome Scientific Building Room 236

(717) 245-1402 | schaefje@dickinson.edu

Her research interests include the areas of representation theory of finite groups and finite dimensional algebras, symmetric spaces, and writing in the discipline.

Associate Professor of Mathematics (2008).

Tome Scientific Building Room 236

(717) 245-1402 | schaefje@dickinson.edu

*B.S., University of North Dakota, 2003; M.S., University of Iowa, 2004; Ph.D., 2008.*Her research interests include the areas of representation theory of finite groups and finite dimensional algebras, symmetric spaces, and writing in the discipline.

Holley Friedlander

Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2014).

Tome Scientific Building Room 246

(717) 245-1857 | friedlah@dickinson.edu

Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2014).

Tome Scientific Building Room 246

(717) 245-1857 | friedlah@dickinson.edu

*B.A., University of Vermont, 2007; M.S., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 2010; Ph.D., 2013.*
Tracy J. McKay

Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2012).

Tome Scientific Building Room 240

(717) 245-1048 | mckaytr@dickinson.edu

Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2012).

Tome Scientific Building Room 240

(717) 245-1048 | mckaytr@dickinson.edu

*B.A., Bowdoin College, 2006; Ph.D., Iowa State University, 2012.*Adjunct Faculty

Quang Minh Nguyen

Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics and Computer Science (2014).

Rector North Room 2311

(717) 245-1400 | nguyequa@dickinson.edu

His scholarship is in the broad field of algebraic geometry and, more specifically, on moduli spaces (or families) of vector bundles and their connection with classical geometry. He also has a fond interest in the (non-European) history of mathematics.

Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics and Computer Science (2014).

Rector North Room 2311

(717) 245-1400 | nguyequa@dickinson.edu

*Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2005.*His scholarship is in the broad field of algebraic geometry and, more specifically, on moduli spaces (or families) of vector bundles and their connection with classical geometry. He also has a fond interest in the (non-European) history of mathematics.

Emily Dundas

Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics and Computer Science (2014).

Rector North Room 2311

(717) 717-2451 | dundase@dickinson.edu

Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics and Computer Science (2014).

Rector North Room 2311

(717) 717-2451 | dundase@dickinson.edu