Directory

Faculty
Adjuncts
Affiliated Faculty
Emeriti
GTAs, GRAs, Fellows
Staff

 

Office locations include 724 SW Harrison (FMH) , East Hall (EH), and Cramer Hall (CH).

 

Spring Term Remote Office Hours are available via this link

 

Department Chair

LAFFERRIERE, Gerardo, Professor
Ph.D. 1986 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Mathematical Control Theory, Hybrid Systems, Networked Control Systems, Mathematical Biology,
gerardoL@pdx.edu, 503-725-3662, FMH 460H 

 

Faculty

A - E
F - L
M - Z

 

BARTLO, Joanna, Senior Instructor I
Ph.D. 2013 Portland State University
Mathematics Education
jbartlo@pdx.edu, 503-725-3127, FMH 468H 

BLEILER, Steven, Professor
Ph.D. 1981 University of Oregon 
Topology, Game Theory, Quantum Computation, Diff. Geom., Group Theory, Combinatorics
bleilers@pdx.edu, 503-725-2208, FMH 468A

Steven BoyceBOYCE, Steven, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2014 Virginia Tech
Mathematics Education
sboyce@pdx.edu, 503-725-4833, FMH 468J

BRACKEN, Julie, Instructor
Ph.D. 2016 University of Colorado
Universal Algebra
jbracken@pdx.edu, 503-725-3627, FMH 460F

CAUGHMAN, John, Professor
Ph.D. 1998 University of Wisconsin
Combinatorics, Graph Theory
caughman@pdx.edu, 503-725-3634, FMH 464H

CHIRIAC, Liubomir, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2015 California Institute of Technology
Number Theory
chiriac@pdx.edu, 503-725-3652, FMH 462N
 

DAESCU, Dacian, Professor
Ph.D. 2001 University of Iowa
Computational Mathematics, Geophysical Data Assimilation, Inverse Problems, Optimization
daescu@pdx.edu, 503-725-3581, FMH 464A

DANESHI, Naghmeh, Senior Instructor I
Ph.D. 2019 Portland State University
Longitudinal Analysis, Partly Interval-Censored Data, Survival Analysis
dnaghmeh@pdx.edu, 503-725-3606, FMH 460N
                                  

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FLIGHT, Andy, Senior Instructor
M.S. 1994 Portland State University
flight@pdx.edu, 503-725-3629, FMH 464C
 

FOUNTAIN, Robert, Professor
Ph.D. 1985 University of New Mexico
Mathematical & Applied Statistics (Estimation Theory, Sampling Theory, Multivariate Analysis)
fountair@pdx.edu, 503-725-5204, FMH 464M

GARTON, Derek, Associate Professor
Ph.D. 2012 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Number Theory and Arithmetic Dynamics
gartondw@pdx.edu, 503-725-3650, FMH 468M

GIROUX, Sylvia, Senior Instructor II
Director of Mildred L. Bennet Math Resource Lab
M.S. 2006 Portland State University
sylviag@pdx.edu, 503-725-4564, FMH 462P

GOPALAKRISHNAN, Jay, Professor & Maseeh Distinguished Chair
Ph.D. 1999 Texas A&M University
Scientific Computation, Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations
gjay@pdx.edu, 503-725-2205, FMH 468C

JAYASENA, Nadeeshani, Senior Instructor I
Ph.D. 2017 University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Spatial Statistics
nadeej2@pdx.edu, 503-725-8296, FMH 460L

JEDYNAK, Bruno, Maseeh Professor
Ph.D. 1995 University of Paris Orsay
Statistics, Applied Probability, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Computational Medicine
bruno.jedynak@pdx.edu, 503-725-8283, FMH 464P

JIANG, Bin, Professor
Ph.D. 1999 University of California, Santa Barbara
Computational Electromagnetism, Numerical Simulation of Nanoscale Optics
bjiang@pdx.edu, 503-725-8294, FMH 460M

KIM, Jong Sung, Professor
Ph.D. 1999 University of Iowa
Survival Analysis, Nonparametric and Semiparametric Models, Variance Estimation
jong@pdx.edu, 503-725-3657, FMH 464F

KOCHAR, Subhash, Professor
Ph.D. 1979 Panjab University
Statistical Theory of Reliability and Life Testing, Stochastic Comparisons, Distribution-free Procedures, Inference under Order Restrictions
kochar@pdx.edu, 503-725-3638, FMH 468G

LAFFERRIERE, Beatriz, Assistant Professor
Assistant Chair for Undergraduate Program, Director of Undergraduate Advising
Ph.D. 1987 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
beatrizl@pdx.edu, 503-725-8295, FMH 460D

LARSEN, Sean, Professor
Ph.D. 2004 Arizona State University
Mathematics Education
slarsen@pdx.edu, 503-725-3633, FMH 464K
 

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MARRONGELLE, Karen, Professor
Ph.D. 2001 University of New Hampshire
Mathematics Education, Calculus Teaching and Learning
karen.marrongelle@pdx.edu

Mau Nam NguyenNGUYEN, Mau Nam, Professor
Ph.D. 2007 Wayne State University
Variational & Convex Analysis, Mathematical Optimization, Non-Linear & Functional Analysis
mau.nam.nguyen@pdx.edu, 503-725-3659, FMH 462G
 

OVALL, Jeffrey S., Maseeh Professor
Ph.D. 2004 University of California, San Diego
Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computation for Partial Differential Equations
jovall@pdx.edu, 503-725-3610, FMH 464R

PALMITER, Jeanette, Professor
Ph.D. 1986 Ohio State University
Mathematics Education
palmiter@pdx.edu, 503-725-3658, FMH 462C

TAYLOR-RODRIGUEZ, Daniel, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2014 University of Florida
Bayesian Statistics, Ecological Modeling
dantayrod@pdx.edu, 503-725-3651, FMH 462K

THANHEISER, Eva, Associate Professor
Ph.D. 2005 San Diego State University/University of California San Diego
Mathematics Education, Teacher Education, Elementary & Middle School Mathematics Education, Motivation to Learn Mathematics
evat@pdx.edu, 503-725-3628, FMH 468E

Rachel ValeVALE, Rachel, Senior Instructor I
Ph.D. 2007 Dartmouth College
Graph Theory, Computability Theory, Math Education
racv2@pdx.edu, 503-725-3655, FMH 462B
 

VASSILEVSKI, Panayot, Professor
Ph.D. 1984 University of Sofia
Computational Mathematics
panayot@pdx.edu, 503-725-3292, FMH 460Q

VEERMAN, J.J.P., Professor
Ph.D. 1986 Cornell University
Dynamical Systems, Applied Mathematics, Geometry/Topology
veerman@pdx.edu, 503-725-8187, FMH 464B

WEBB, Rachel, Senior Instructor II
Math Computer Lab Coordinator, Statistics Challenge Coordinator
M.S. 2003 Portland State University
webbr@pdx.edu, 503-725-3642, FMH 464D

WILSON, Andy, Senior Instructor I
Ph.D. 2015 University of California, San Diego
Algebraic Combinatorics
andwils2@pdx.edu, 503-725-3647, FMH 460G

Leia YoungYOUNG, Leia, Senior Instructor I
M.S. 2014 Portland State University
lny@pdx.edu, 503-725-3643, FMH 460G


ZHAO, Ge, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2019, Pennsylvania State University
Semiparametric, Survival Analysis, Nonparametric, Clinical Trials
gzhao@pdx.edu, 503-725-3636, FMH 462D

                                    

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Adjuncts

ADAMS, Kelsey, Adjunct
keadams@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

BERGMAN, Annie, Adjunct
bergman3@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

BRADFORD, Joseph, Adjunct Senior
bradfj@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

CAVE, Whitney, Adjunct
wcave@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632
 
DEAR, Noah, Adjunct
ndear@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

DOLOR, Jason, Adjunct Assistant Professor
jdolor@pdx.edu
EH 236, 503-725-3632

DUNAWAY, Michelle, Adjunct
dunaway@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

ENOCH, Sarah, Adjunct Assistant Professor
sew@pdx.edu
EH 236, 503-725-3632
GLEASON, Greta, Adjunct
ggleason@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

GROSS, Alex, Adjunct Senior
alegross@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

KIM, Seok Ju, Adjunct Senior
sjkim@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

KIRIN, Dana, Adjunct
dhasbach@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632
 
MCLOUD, Scott, Adjunct
smcloud@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

Kyle OddsonODDSON, Kyle, Adjunct
koddson@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632
 
SAULS, James, Adjunct
saulsjam@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632
 
SCRIBNER, Jamieson, Adjunct Senior
scribnej@pdx.edu
EH 236
503-725-3632

 

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Affiliated Faculty

CHEN, Yiyi, OHSU Department
of Public Health & Preventative Medicine
Ph.D. 2008 University of Iowa
chenyiy@ohsu.edu. 503-346-0790

CHOI, Dongseok, OHSU Department
of Public Health & Preventative Medicine
Ph.D. 1999 University of Chicago
choid@ohsu.edu, 503-494-5336

DINWOODIE, Ian
Ph.D. 1990 Northwestern University
ihd@pdx.edu

FOREMAN, Linda,
Teachers Development Group
linda.foreman@teachersdg.org
503-650-1914

FREDERICKS, Julia
Teachers Development Group
julie.fredericks@teachersdg.org
503-650-1914

FU, Rochelle, OHSU Department
of Public Health & Preventative Medicine
Ph.D. 2003 University of Connecticut
fur@ohsu.edu, 503-494-6069

HANES, Doug, National University
of Natural Medicine
Ph.D. 1999 University of Michigan
dhanes@ncnm.edu, 503-552-1741

KNIGHTEN, Robert
Ph.D. Massachusetts
Institute of Technology
RLK@knighten.org, 541-296-4528

LAPIDUS, Jodi, OHSU Department
of Public Health & Preventative Medicine
Ph.D. 1998 University of New Mexico
lapidusj@ohsu.edu, 503-494-1167

MCCOLLUM, Gin
Ph.D. 1975 Yeshiva University
gin.mccollum@pdx.edu
503-893-9402

MELHUISH, Kathleen,
Teachers Development Group
Ph.D. 2015 Portland State University
melhuish@pdx.edu, 503-650-1914

MORI, Motomi, OHSU Department
of Public Health & Preventative Medicine
Ph.D. 1989 University of Iowa
morim@ohsu.edu, 503-402-2871

NGUYEN, Thuan, OHSU Department
of Public Health & Preventative Medicine
Ph.D. 2008 University of California, Davis
nguythua@ohsu.edu, 503-494-3697

NOLL, Jennifer
Ph.D. 2007 Portland State University
noll@pdx.edu

PORTNOY. Stephen, University of Illinois
at Urbana-Champaign, Dept. of Statistics
Ph.D. 1969 Stanford University
sportnoy@illinois.edu

Nandini RanganathanRANGANATHAN, Nandini
Founder and Executive Director of CETI
Ph.D. 2000 University of Michigan
nandini@ceti.institute

SHAPIRO, Joel
Ph.D. 1969 University of Michigan
joels314@gmail.com
 

VASSILEVSKA, Tanya Kostova
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory 
Ph.D. 1985 Sofia University
tan24@pdx.edu

VORONIN, Kirill, Institute of Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Geophysics SB RAS
Ph.D. 2015  Novosibirsk State University
kvoronin@pdx.edu

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Emeriti

BALOGH, Charles, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1965 Oregon State University 
charlesbbalogh@comcast.net

BEYL, F. Rudolf, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1972 Cornell University 
beylf@pdx.edu

BJORK, Gavin, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1966 Washington State University 
gavinbjork@msn.com

BUTLER, John B., Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1954 University of California,
Berkeley

CATER, Frank S., Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1960 University of
Southern California
503-725-3621 (Dept)

CRAIN, Brad, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1972 Oregon State University
crainb@pdx.edu

DAILY, Mary Lou, Professor Emerita
Ph.D. 1972 Oregon State University

 

ELZANOWSKI, Marek, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1975 Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Polish Academicy of Sciences
elzanowskim@pdx.edu

ENNEKING, Eugene, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1966 Washington State University
hmee@pdx.edu, 503-231-1254


ERDMAN, John,
Associate Professor Emeritus, Adjunct 
B.A. 1957 Lehigh University
erdman@pdx.edu

GOLD, Phillip J., Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1961 New York University

JENSEN, Bruce A., Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1966 University of Nebraska

 

LATIOLAIS, Paul, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1984 Tulane University
hmpl@pdx.edu

NELSON, Leonard T., Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1968 University of Michigan

 

O'HALLORAN, Joyce, Professor
Ph.D. 1979 University of Washington
joyce@pdx.edu

 
PRESTON, Serge, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1978 Steklov Institute of Mathematics (USSR)
serge@pdx.edu

SHAUGHNESSY, Michael,
Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1976 Michigan State University
mikesh@pdx.edu

SWANSON, Leonard, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1970 Oregon State University

 

TABLEMAN, Mara, Professor Emerita
Ph.D. 1984 Pennsylvania State University
bymt@pdx.edu

TAM, Kwok-Wai, Professor Emeritus
Ph.D. 1967 University of Washington
hmkt@pdx.edu

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2019-2020 Graduate Teaching & Research Assistants, Fellows

Please note that GTAs, GRAs, and Fellows do not have phones in their offices. The best way to reach them is by email.

AAGAARD, Christopher
Enneking Fellow
caagaard@pdx.edu
FMH 462H
 
Casey AlveinALVEIN, Kaelin
Enneking Fellow
calvein@pdx.edu
FMH 464S

ALZAGA ELIZONDO, Tenchita,
Graduate Research Assistant
halzaga@pdx.edu
FMH 464L
 
BIANCO, Kathryn
Graduate Teaching Assistant
kbianco@pdx.edu
FMH 462T
 
David BrownBROWN, David
Graduate Teaching Assistant
drb6@pdx.edu
FMH 462R

Brenna CalmerCALMER, Brenna
Graduate Teaching Assistant
bcalmer@pdx.edu
FMH 462E

CLEMENT, KIT
Graduate Teaching Assistant
clementk@pdx.edu
FMH 464E

DRAKE, Dow
Graduate Research Assistant
ddrake@pdx.edu
FMH 468B

EL SAKORI, Ahmed
Graduate Teaching Assistant
eahmed@pdx.edu
FMH 464S
 
ELLIS, Brittney Marie
Graduate Teaching Assistant
bme3@pdx.edu
FMH 464E

FADNESS, Barry
Graduate Research Assistant
bfadness@pdx.edu
FMH 460E

FOX, Logan
Graduate Teaching Assistant
logfox@pdx.edu
FMH 464Q

GOSWAMI, Tathagata
Graduate Research Assistant
tgoswami@pdx.edu
FMH 468B

GRABHORN, Jeff
Graduate Teaching Assistant
jeff4@pdx.edu
FMH 464N

GRAY, Michael
Graduate Teaching Assistant
mtgray@pdx.edu
FMH 464G

HAN, Byeonguk
Graduate Research Assistant
byeonguk@pdx.edu
FMH 468D
 
KUMMEL, Ewan
Graduate Teaching Assistant
ewan@pdx.edu
FMH 464J

LEE. Brian
Graduate Teaching Assistant
bl7@pdx.edu
FMH 462T
 

 
LI, Zhenzhen
Enneking Fellow
zhli@pdx.edu
FMH 462H

LOVITZ, David
Graduate Teaching Assistant
lovitz@pdx.edu
FMH 462L

MASUDA, Shuichi
Graduate Teaching Assistant
shuichi@pdx.edu
FMH 464G           

PARKER, Benjamin
Enneking Fellow
bqp2@pdx.edu
FMH 468D

PHAM, Autumn
Graduate Research Assistant
autpham@pdx.edu
FMH 468D

Robyn ReidREID, Robyn
Graduate Teaching Assistant
reid3@pdx.edu
FMH 464N

REYNOLDS, Samuel
Graduate Teaching Assistant
ser6@pdx.edu
FMH 468D
 
RIELLY, Victor
Graduate Research Assistant
victor23@pdx.edu
FMH 464Q

ROBINSON, Molly
Graduate Teaching Assistant
molrob2@pdx.edu
FMH 462E

ROMAN, Christopher
Graduate Teaching Assistant
roman7@pdx.edu
FMH 462E
 
ROSENCRANS, Brenda
Graduate Research Assistant
ros8@pdx.edu
FMH 468D

Jacob SchultzSCHULTZ, Jacob
Graduate Research Assistant
jschultz@pdx.edu
FMH 462T
 
TERADA, Taiyo
Graduate Teaching Assistant
taiyo2@pdx.edu
FMH 464J

TRAN, Tuyen
Graduate Teaching Assistant
tuyen2@pdx.edu
FMH 462L

VANDENBERGE, Pieter
Enneking Fellow
piet2@pdx.edu
FMH 462H

VROOM, Kristen
Graduate Research Assistant
vroom@pdx.edu
FMH 464L

WHALEN-WAGNER, Tessa
Graduate Teaching Assistant
tessa27@pdx.edu
FMH 462L

Ryan WhetstineWHETSTINE, Ryan
Graduate Teaching Assistant
whetstin@pdx.edu
FMH 462R

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Staff

HANSEN, Lissa, Department Administrator
lissa@pdx.edu, 503-725-8243, FMH 462A

LECK, Kathie, Graduate Program Administrator
leck@pdx.edu, 503-725-8244, FMH 460B

LaGUE, Constance, Administrative Assistant
laguec@pdx.edu, 503-725-3604, FMH 460A

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