Vincent N. Guingona, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Vincent Guingona

Contact Info

7800 York Road, Room 226


Ph.D., Mathematics
University of Maryland at College Park
B.S., Mathematics
University of Chicago

Areas of Expertise

Model Theory


Dr. Vincent Guingona received a B.S. in mathematics from the University of Chicago and a Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Maryland, College Park.  Before joining Towson University in the Fall of 2016, he held postdoctoral positions at the University of Notre Dame, Ben-Gurion University, and Wesleyan University.  His research interests are in model theory, a branch of mathematical logic.

Recent Publications

  • Characterizing model-theoretic dividing lines via collapse of generalized indiscernibles (with C. Hill and L. Scow), Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 168 (2017), 1091-1111.
  • A local characterization of VC-minimality (with U. Andrews), Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society 144 (2016), 2241-2256.
  • On a common generalization of Shelah’s 2-rank, dp-rank, and o-minimal dimension (with C. Hill), Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 166 (2015), 502-525.
  • On VC-density over indiscernible sequences (with C. Hill), Mathematical Logic Quarterly 60 (2014), 59-65. 
  • On uniform definability of types over finite sets, Journal of Symbolic Logic 77 (2012) 499-514.