Teaching

I love to teach math.

Villanova Classes Fall 2016:

  • Modern Algebra
  • Linear Algebra

Coming up Spring 2017:

  • Number Theory
  • Biocalculus
  • The Heart of Mathematics (at Graterford State Correctional Institution)

Past Villanova Classes:

  • Modern Algebra
  • Foundations of Mathematics
  • Biocalculus
  • Calculus (and Statistics) for the Life Sciences I and II
  • Graduate Topics Course in Algebraic Curves, Codes, and Cryptography

 

  • A student's awesome public art derivative from Calculus for the Life Sciences at Villanova, fall 2014.
    A student’s awesome public art derivative from Calculus for the Life Sciences at Villanova, fall 2014.

Classes I have taught elsewhere (scroll down through pictures to see complete list):

  • Trigonometry (2 sections fall 2002, University of Wyoming)
  • Math for Social Scientists (Spring 2008, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Colorado State University)
  • Math for Liberal Arts (Fall 2006 and Spring 2011, Colorado State University)
  • Financial Math (Fall 2007, Colorado State University)
  • Business Calculus (Summer 2006, Fall 2010, Colorado State University)
  • Pre-calculus and Calculus (Fall 2012, Colorado College)
  • Calculus I (Fall 2011, Wesleyan University; Fall 2012, Spring 2012, Spring 2014, Colorado College)
Math Camp--Calculus I at the Colorado College Cabin.  Sometimes we work.

Math Camp–Calculus I at the Colorado College Cabin. Sometimes we work.

Sometimes not.

Sometimes not.

Sometimes we fall over.

Sometimes we fall over.

 

  • Calculus II (Fall 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Colorado State University; Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Colorado College)
  • Calculus III (Multivariable Calculus) (Summer 2007, Spring 2009, Colorado State University; Spring 2013, Colorado College)
  • Vectors and Matrices (Fall 2011 and Spring 2012, Wesleyan University)
  • Linear Algebra (Spring 2012, Wesleyan University; Spring 2013 and Fall 2013, Colorado College)
    Wesleyan University, Linear Algebra, Spring 2012.

    Wesleyan University, Linear Algebra, Spring 2012.

     

  • Maximal Curves and Applications to Coding Theory (with Rachel Pries) (Mini-course, Winter 2011, University of Costa Rica)
  • Number Theory (Spring 2014, Colorado College)
Number Theory class on our way to Baca campus, Spring 2014.

Number Theory class on our way to Baca campus, Spring 2014.

Working hard in Number Theory!

Working hard in Number Theory!

  • Algebraic Curves, Error-Correcting Codes, and Cryptography (Spring 2014, Colorado College)
Class dinner at my house, Codes, Curves, and Crypto, Spring 2014.

Class dinner at my house, Codes, Curves, and Crypto, Spring 2014.

 

Math Camp!  Collorado College, Calculus 1, Block 1, Fall 2012.

Math Camp! Collorado College, Calculus 1, Block 1, Fall 2012.