Jess & Mildred Fisher College of Science & Mathematics

Department of Mathematics

Faculty and Staff

Full-Time Faculty

The Department of Mathematics is proud of having an excellent full-time faculty with wide ranging interests and specialties.  These faculty and staff are fully committed to scholarship, teaching and providing our students with an outstanding educational experience.

Name & Title Interests
Mostafa Aminzadeh
predictive inference, linear models, reliability
Honi J. Bamberger
improving teachers ability to teach mathematics in under achieving schools
Sergiy Borodachov
Associate Professor
approximation theory, geometric measure theory, applied harmonic analysis
David Buchoff
introductory mathematics
Yuriy Bulka
numerical analysis and integral equations
Diana S. Cheng
Assistant Professor
middle school student's learning of mathematical concepts, mathematical learning of pre-service elementary school teachers
Linda L. Cooper
Associate Professor & Co-Director of the Towson UTeach Program
teaching statistics in K-16 education, interpretation of center and variability in graphical displays, integration of mathematical concepts in science and geography activities
Yunwei Cui
Assistant Professor
time series analysis, multivariate analysis, statistics
Elizabeth Goode
Associate Professor
DNA splicing systems, models of biomolecular computation
Geoffrey R. Goodson
ergodic theory, dynamical systems, matrix theory, operator theory
Lynn Habicht
mathematics education
Ge Han
Associate Professor
applied mathematics, financial mathematics, differential equations
Xuezhang (John) Hou
system control theory, semigroup of linear operators, differential equations
Justin Hughes
group theory using a computational approach
Min Ji
Assistant Professor
joint-life mortality models, managing demography/longevity risks in insurance and financial products
Ellen Johnson
mathematics education
Laura Joseph
mathematics education
Gail Kaplan
mathematics education
Ohoe Kim
stochastic processes and mathematical finance
Alexei Kolesnikov
Associate Professor
mathematical logic, model theory
R. Michael Krach
staff development activities in mathematics education
Angel V. Kumchev
Associate Professor & Director of the Applied Mathematics Laboratory
additive number theory, sieves, the distribution of primes, and analytic number theory in number fields
Froma B. Lustman
Judith G. Macks
mathematics education
Stanley Max
Coy L. May
group actions on surfaces, topological aspects of graph theory
Nathan G. McNew
Assistant Professor
analytic and combinatorial number theory
Todd Moyer
Associate Professor
teacher education, incorporating technology into the curriculum
Michael O'Leary
Professor & Chairperson
applied mathematics, including partial differential equations, fluid dynamics and computer security
Moustapha Pemy
Associate Professor & Director of the Masters Program in Applied and Industrial Mathematics
stochastic analysis, control theory, financial mathematics, Markov switching, free boundary problems, nonlinear functional analysis
Lynn Anne Rice
mathematics education
Reza Sarhangi
mathematics education, control theory, mathematical connections in art, music and science
Lawrence H. Shirley
ethnomathematics, mathematics teacher education and curriculum implementation, history of mathematics
Felice S. Shore
Associate Professor and
Assistant Chairperson
mathematics education, continuing professional development for in-service teachers
Houshang H. Sohrab
functional analysis, normal solvability of partial (and pseudo) differential equations
Tatyana Sorokina
Associate Professor
approximation theory (splines), computer aided geometric design, numerical analysis
Sandy M. Spitzer
Associate Professor
pre-service teacher education, technology use in mathematics education, algebra learning and teaching
Leonid Stern
algebraic number theory, Galois theory
Wei Sun
mathematics education
Ming C. Tomayko
Associate Professor
mathematics education, teacher induction, professional development
Mircea D. Voisei
Associate Professor
nonlinear analysis, optimization, ordinary and partial differential equations
Rajeev Walia
algebra and representation theory
Xiaoyin Wang
Associate Professor
statistics and Bayesian analysis
Nicole Winner
mathematics education
Maureen Yarnevich
Professor & Director of the Masters Program in Mathematics Education
mathematics education
Jay J. Zimmerman
group theory, geometry and group actions on compact surfaces

A listing of some of the research publications and presentation by our faculty can be accessed on the

Faculty and Student Research Web Page.

Full-Time Staff

The Department of Mathematics is proud of having an excellent full-time staff who are fully committed to providing our students and faculty with outstanding service.

Name & Title Interests
Barb Sauer
Administrative Assistant II
Baltimore Orioles baseball
Diana Bohle
Administrative Assistant I
Richard Brown
Lab Manager
computer technology
Trudy Guetler
grandchildren, bicycling, pilates

Part-Time Faculty

The Department of Mathematics has a cadre of superb part-time faculty renowned for their subject matter knowledge, teaching skill, and dedication to the success and well being of our students. These part-time faculty are fully committed to scholarship, teaching and providing our students with an outstanding educational experience.

Name E-mail Address Telephone
Mr. Shaun Allan 410-704-3091
Mr. Jeremy Boettinger 410-704-3091
Mr. Jeremy Carlino 410-704-3091
Mr. Gerald Cohen 410-704-3091
Mr. Jerome Cohen 410-704-3091
Mr. Julien Colvin 410-704-3091
Dr. Joseph Cutrone 410-704-3091
Dr. Richard Davis 410-704-3091
Dr. Nancy Doub 410-704-3091
Mr. Ephraim Eisenberger 410-704-3091
Mr. Glenn Fink 410-704-3091
Mr. Michael Gallagher 410-704-3091
Ms. Malkeet Gary 410-704-3091
Ms. April George 410-704-3091
Dr. Nino Ghurtskaia 410-704-3091
Mr. Stephen Ginaitis 410-704-3091
Ms. Joyce Goodson 410-704-3091
Mr. Jeffrey Grell 410-704-3091
Dr. Russell Hendel 410-704-3091
Ms. Angelica Hodge 410-704-3091
Ms. Teresa Joiner 410-704-3091
Ms. Valentina July 410-704-3091
Dr. Mark Kaplan 410-704-3091
Dr. Ilya Kerzhner 410-704-3091
Dr. Ezatollah Keyvan-Larijani 410-704-3091
Ms. Mary Kay Kirchner 410-704-3091
Ms. Maleeta Kitchen 410-704-3091
Dr. Luis Lima 410-704-3091
Mr. Ivan Markowitz 410-704-3091
Mr. Matt Martini 410-704-3091
Mr. Charles McKinney 410-704-3091
Ms. Callie Morreau 410-704-3091
Mr. Brandon Myers 410-704-3091
Ms. Erica O'Leary 410-704-3091
Ms. Sheila Orshan 410-704-3091
Ms. Cris Packard 410-704-3091
Mr. Eric Partridge 410-704-3091
Ms. Victoria Phillips 410-704-3091
Mr. Brian Ray 410-704-3091
Mr. Richard Rosenthal 410-704-3091
Mr. Martin Rosman 410-704-3091
Mr. Thomas Sales 410-704-3091
Ms. Palak Sanghvi 410-704-4557
Mr. Vadim Shilov 410-704-3091
Ms. Brenda Shlian 410-704-3091
Dr. Clarke Tankersley 410-704-3091
Ms. Sandrine Tchatie 410-704-3091
Mr. Steve Thorpe 410-704-3091
Mr. Gregory Timm 410-704-3091
Ms. Sherry Triman 410-704-3091
Mr. Gary Viener 410-704-3091
Ms. Elizabeth Waltman 410-704-3091
Mr. Ned Wilson 410-704-3091
Dr. Scott Wittelsberger 410-704-3091
Mr. Guven Yilmaz 410-704-3091

Emeritus Faculty

Name & Title Retirement Date E-mail Address
John Chollet
Professor Emeritus
July 2015
Jerome Cohen
Faculty Emeritus
July 2013
James Coughlin
Professor Emeritus
December 2007
John Grant
Professor Emeritus
July 2014
William Rose
Professor Emeritus
July 2014
Martha J. Siegel
Professor Emerita
July 2015


Department of Mathematics
7800 York Road, Room 316 (campus map)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Phone: 410-704-3091
Fax: 410-704-4149

Online Faculty Handbook
  The Full-Time Faculty Handbook of the Department of Mathematics has been moved to the departmental O: drive.

  Part-Time Faculty Handbook of the Department of Mathematics



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