Department of Mathematics & Statistics Directory


Photo of Blair Sterba-Boatwright Blair Sterba-Boatwright, Ph.D.
Chair of the Department and Professor
Office: CI 312
Phone: (361) 825-2724


Applied statistics (particularly to ecological data), Bayesian statistics
Photo of Melanie Morales Melanie Morales
Administrative Assistant
Office: CI 301
Phone: (361) 825-3754



Photo of Baohua Chen Baohua Chen, Ph.D.
Professional Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: CI 351
Phone: (361) 825-6019


Photo of Hae Choi Hae Choi
Instructor
Office: CI 351



Photo of Nene Coulibaly Nene Coulibaly, M.S.
Instructor of Mathematics
Office: CI 317
Phone: (361) 825-2219


Photo of Diane Denny Diane Denny, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: CI 313
Phone: (361) 825-3485


Mathematical modeling, fluid dynamics, nonlinear partial differential equations, existence and uniqueness proofs for pde, scientific computation

Photo of James Dogbey James Dogbey, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education
Office: CI 304
Phone: (361) 825-3159


Math teachers' knowledge for teaching, assessment in math education, curriculum studies and development, developing alternatives methods of doing mathematics
Photo of Celil Ekici Celil Ekici, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: CI 312



Photo of Jose Guardiola Jose Guardiola, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: CI 309
Phone: (361) 825-5544


Circular Statistics, Bayesian analysis and Spatial Statistics.

Applied research with colleagues on Medicine, Economics and Marine Research.

Photo of Lei Jin Lei Jin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Statistics
Office: CI 307
Phone: (361) 825-2099


Time series, missing data and applied statistics

Photo of Douglas Johnson Douglas Johnson
Instructor
Office: MB1 105


Photo of Archana Krishnagiri Archana Krishnagiri
Instructor of Mathematics
Office: CI 351
Phone: (361) 825-2430



Photo of Sunil Mathur Sunil Mathur, Ph.D.
Assistant to the Dean for Research & Development and Professor of Math
Office: CI 356
Phone: (361) 825-3932


Dr. Mathur's research interests include childhood obesity, memory loss, epigenetics, cancer research, public health, biostatistics, genomics, big data, and epidemiology.
Photo of Marie McClendon Marie McClendon
Instructor of Mathematics
Office: CI 367
Phone: (361) 825-2844



Photo of Mallikarjunaiah S. Muddamallappa Mallikarjunaiah S. Muddamallappa, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: CI 316
Phone: (361) 825-3187


Photo of Devanayagam Palaniappan Devanayagam Palaniappan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: EN 211
Phone: (361) 825-2221


Solutions of ordinary and partial differential equations, fluid mechanics, elasticity, electro- and magneto-statics, thermal systems and instability, vortex interactions, porous media

Photo of Valentina Postelnicu Valentina Postelnicu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education
Office: CI 357
Phone: (361) 825-3023


Mathematics education, specifically student and teacher understanding of mathematical concepts, comparative studies, research design and methodology.
Photo of Bheemaiah Veena Shankara Narayana Rao Bheemaiah Veena Shankara Narayana Rao, Ph.D.
Visiting Professor
Office: CI 312A



Photo of Aubrey Rhoden Aubrey Rhoden, Ph.D.
Professional Assistant Professor
Office: CI 213b
Phone: (361) 825-3445


Photo of Alexey Sadovski Alexey Sadovski, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics
Office: CI 338
Phone: (361) 825-2477


Optimal Control, Probability Theory and Statistics, Stochastic Processes, Operation Research and Decision Making, Optimization, Advanced Mathematical Modeling, Modeling of Natural Systems.

Photo of Charlene Tintera Charlene Tintera, Ed.D.
Professional Associate Professor
Office: CI 334
Phone: (361) 825-3483


Math Education, Teacher preparation, and Finance and Business Mathematics.
Photo of George Tintera George Tintera, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: CI 303
Phone: (361) 825-6028


Ring Theory, Mathematical Preparation of Teachers

Photo of Beate Zimmer Beate Zimmer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Office: CI 310
Phone: (361) 825-2682


Nonstandard Analysis, Functional Analysis, Machine Learning, and Environmental Modeling