Faculty & Staff

 

Office locations include: East Hall (EH), Harder House (HAR), University Center Building (UCB), Campus Public Safety (CPS), Cramer Hall (CH), and Market Center Building (MCB). 

PDF link to Summer Office Hours as of June 28th, 2018

Department Chair

CAUGHMAN, John, Professor & Department Chair
Ph.D. 1998 University of Wisconsin
Combinatorics, Graph Theory
caughman@pdx.edu, 503-725-3634, EH 205

 

Faculty

 

Steven BleilerBLEILER, Steven, Professor
Ph.D. 1981 University of Oregon 
Topology, Game Theory, Quantum Computation, Diff. Geom., Group Theory, Combinatorics
bleilers@pdx.edu, 503-725-2208, EH 316

Steven BoyceBOYCE, Steven, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2014 Virginia Tech
Mathematics Education
sboyce@pdx.edu, 503-725-4833, EH 322

BRACKEN, Julie, Instructor
Ph.D. 2016 University of Colorado
Universal Algebra
jlinman@pdx.edu, 503-725-6327, EH 308
 

CLEMENT, Kit, Instructor
Ph.D. Candidate Portland State University
Mathematics Education, Statistics
clementk@pdx.edu, 503-725-3643, UCB 425G

DAESCU, Dacian, Professor
Ph.D. 2001 University of Iowa
Computational Mathematics, Geophysical Data Assimilation, Inverse Problems, Optimization
daescu@pdx.edu, 503-725-3581, EH 307

ERICKSON, Brittany A., Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2010 University of California, Santa Barbara
Computational Mathematics, Numerical Analysis and Geophysics
berickson@pdx.edu, 503-725-3606, EH 308                                         

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FLIGHT, Andy, Senior Instructor
M.S. 1994 Portland State University
flight@pdx.edu, 503-725-3629, EH 313
 

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, EH 313

GARTON, Derek, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2012 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Number Theory and Arithmetic Dynamics
gartondw@pdx.edu, 503-725-3650, EH 308

GIROUX, Sylvia, Senior Instructor II
Director of Mildred L. Bennet Math Resource Lab, Math Placement Coordinator
M.S. 2006 Portland State University
sylviag@pdx.edu, 503-725-4564, EH 242

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, HAR 105

JAYASENA, Nadeeshani, Senior Instructor I
Ph.D. 2017 University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Spatial Statistics, Statistics Education
nadeej2@pdx.edu, 503-725-8296, EH 310

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, HAR 108

JIANG, Bin, Professor
Ph.D. 1999 University of California, Santa Barbara
Computational Electromagnetism, Numerical Simulation of Nanoscale Optics
bjiang@pdx.edu, 503-725-8294, EH 307

KHALEDI, Baha-Eldin, Senior Instructor I
Ph.D. 2000 Indian Statistical Institute, New Delhi, India
khaledi@pdx.edu, 503-725-3127, EH 309

 

KIM, Jong Sung, Professor
Ph.D. 1999 University of Iowa
Survival Analysis, Nonparametric and Semiparametric Models, Variance Estimation
jong@pdx.edu, 503-725-3657, EH 310

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, EH 309

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, EH 207

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, EH 314

LARSEN, Sean, Professor
Ph.D. 2004 Arizona State University
Mathematics Education
slarsen@pdx.edu, 503-725-3633, EH 322
 

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MARRONGELLE, Karen, Professor & CLAS Dean
Ph.D. 2001 University of New Hampshire
Mathematics Education, Calculus Teaching and Learning
karen.marrongelle@pdx.edu, 503-725-5061, CH 341S

NGUYEN, Mau Nam, Associate Professor
Ph.D. 2007 Wayne State University
Variational & Convex Analysis, Mathematical Optimization, Non-Linear & Functional Analysis
mau.nam.nguyen@pdx.edu, 503-725-3659. EH 324

O'HALLORAN, Joyce, Professor
Ph.D. 1979 University of Washington
Algebra, Control Theory
joyce@pdx.edu, 503-725-3652, UCB 425U

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, HAR 108

PALMITER, Jeanette, Professor
Ph.D. 1986 Ohio State University
Mathematics Education
palmiter@pdx.edu, 503-725-3658, EH 240

SITOMER, Ann, Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2014 Portland State University
Mathematics Education
asitomer@pdx.edu, 503-725-3636, EH 240

TAYLOR-RODRIGUEZ, Daniel, Assistant Professor
Ph.D. 2014 University of Florida
Bayesian Statistics, Ecological Modeling
dtaylor2@pdx.edu, 503-725-3651, EH 324

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, EH 318

VASSILEVSKI, Panayot, Professor
Ph.D. 1984 University of Sofia
Computational Mathematics
panayot@pdx.edu, 503-725-3292, HAR 105

VEERMAN, J.J.P., Professor
Ph.D. 1986 Cornell University
Dynamical Systems, Applied Mathematics, Geometry/Topology
veerman@pdx.edu, 503-725-8187, EH 312

WEBB, Rachel, Senior Instructor II
Math Computer Lab Coordinator, Statistics Challenge Coordinator
M.S. 2003 Portland State University
webbr@pdx.edu, 503-725-3642, UCB 430R
                                    

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Adjuncts

ADAMS, Kelsey, Adjunct
keadams@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept)

 

BARTLO, Joanna, Adjunct
jbartlo@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 318

BRADFORD, Joseph, Adjunct
bradfj@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

BROOKS, Zachary, Adjunct
zbrooks@pdx.edu,
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10
 

CARTER, Forrest, Adjunct
fcarter@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

DOLOR, Jason, Adjunct
jdolor@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 318
 

DUNAWAY, Michelle, Adjunct
dunaway@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

FADNESS, Barry, Adjunct
bfadness@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10
 

GLEASON, Greta, Adjunct
ggleason@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept)

 
GROOM, Jay, Adjunct
groomj@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept)
 

GROSS, Alex, Adjunct
alegross@pdx.edu

503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

KIM, Seok Ju, Adjunct
sjkim@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10
 

MAJOR, Marissa, Adjunct
major3@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

MCLOUD, Scott, Adjunct
smloud@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 212
 

MEAGHER, Timothy, Adjunct
meagher@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept)

   ROCK, Katherine, Adjunct
   kathrock@pdx.edu
   503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

 

SAULS, James, Adjunct
saulsjam@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

SCRIBNER, Jamieson, Adjunct
scribnej@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CH 287A

SHAW, Jeremy, Adjunct
shaw@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

  TRAN, Christina, Adjunct
  tran25@pdx.edu
  503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10
 

VANDENBERGE, Pieter, Adjunct
piet2@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CH 287A
 

WYATT, Carol, Adjunct
wcarol@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), CPS 10

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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

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, HAR 109,503-725-3621 (Dept)

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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
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

 

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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Graduate Teaching & Research Assistants, Fellows

ALZAGA ELIZONDO, Tenchita,
Graduate Teaching Assistant
halzaga@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 320

BERGMAN, Annie,
Graduate Teaching Assistant
a.bergman@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept),  EH 320

BEST MCKAY, Maricela
Graduate Research Assistant
maricela@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 212

DANESHI, Naghmeh
Enneking Fellow
n.daneshi@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 201

DRAKE, Dow
Graduate Teaching Assistant
ddrake@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 212

ELLIS, Brittney Marie
Graduate Teaching Assistant
bme3@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 320

GOSWAMI, Tathagata
Graduate Research Assistant
tgoswami@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), HAR 207

GRABHORN, Jeff
Graduate Research Assistant
jeff4@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 320

GRAY, Michael
Graduate Teaching Assistant
mtgray@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 201

KELLY, Rosalie
Graduate Teaching Assistant
roskelly@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), MCB 360

KUMMEL, Ewan
Enneking Fellow
ewan@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 201

LI, Zhenzhen
Enneking Fellow
zhli@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 201

MASUDA, Shuichi
Graduate Teaching Assistant
shuichi@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 326          

ODDSON, Kyle
Graduate Teaching Assistant
koddson@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 212

OLARTE, Royce
Graduate Teaching Assistant
tolart9@pdx.edu
503-725-3655, EH 326

OSA, Jennie
Graduate Teaching Assistant
jennie.osa@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 320

PARKER, Benjamin
Graduate Teaching Assistant
bqp2@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), HAR 207

RIELLY, Victor
Enneking Fellow
victor23@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 201

ROSENCRANS, Brenda
Graduate Research Assistant
ros8@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 320

STERNER, Sarah
Graduate Teaching Assistant
sterner@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 326
 
TAN, Yan Wen
Graduate Teaching Assistant
ytan@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 326

TERADA, Taiyo
Graduate Teaching Assistant
taiyo2@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 212

TRAN, Tuyen
Enneking Fellow
tuyen2@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), NH 201

VROOM, Kristen
Graduate Research Assistant
vroom@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), NH 320

WHALEN-WAGNER, Tessa
Graduate Teaching Assistant
tessa27@pdx.edu
503-725-3621 (Dept), EH 212

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Staff

HANSEN, Lissa, Department Administrator
lissa@pdx.edu, 503-725-8243, EH 209

LECK, Kathie, Graduate Program Administrator
leck@pdx.edu, 503-725-8244, EH 206

LaGUE, Constance, Administrative Assistant
laguec@pdx.edu, 503-725-3604, EH 206

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