Faculty Profile

Tracy McKay

Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics (2012)

Contact Information

mckaytr@dickinson.edu

Tome Scientific Building Room 240
717.245.1048

Education

  • B.A., Bowdoin College, 2006
  • Ph.D., Iowa State University, 2012

2016-2017 Academic Year

Fall 2016

MATH 151 Introduction to Calculus
An introduction to limits and derivatives together with a review of polynomial, rational, trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions.Three hours of classroom and one and a half hour of lab per week. Prerequisite: departmental placement. Offered every semester.

MATH 171 Multivariable Calculus
Multivariable calculus including parametric and polar equations, vectors, three-dimensional analytic geometry, vector-valued functions, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, and multiple integrals. Additional topics if time permits.Three hours of classroom and one and a half hour of lab per week. Prerequisite: 170 or departmental placement. Offered every semester.