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Katelyn Young Joins the Department

Posted on April 18, 2019

We welcome Ms. Katelyn Young to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Katelyn earned a B.S. in Marketing and Business Management from…


Tracey Howell and Haimeng Zhang receive Teaching Excellence Awards

Posted on April 2, 2019

Tracey Howell and Haimeng Zhang have been chosen by the College of Arts and Sciences to receive 2019 Teaching Excellence Awards. These awards will be…


Haley Childers accepted a new position in the Office of Research and Engagement

Posted on March 5, 2019

December 19, 2018: Haley (Childers) has accepted the position of Executive Assistant to Vice Chancellor Dr. Terri Shelton in the Office of…


Carri Richter accepts University Program Associate position

Posted on March 5, 2019

February 18, 2019: Carri (Richter) has accepted the University Program Associate position in our Department (Haley’s old position) starting February 18, 2019….


Office of Research & Engagement awards grants to Jianping Sun and Xiaoli Gao

Posted on December 11, 2018

Office of Research & Engagement has awarded Jianping Sun a New Faculty Grant ($5000), and Xiaoli Gao (jointly with Jing Deng in Computer Science) a Regular…


Austin Lawson

Austin Lawson defends his Ph.D. dissertation

Posted on November 29, 2018

Austin Lawson successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation titled, “On the preservation of coarse properties over products and on persistence curves”. Austin was…


The Department hosted the 14th Annual UNCG Regional Mathematics and Statistics Conference (RMSC)

Posted on November 3, 2018

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics hosted the 14th Annual UNCG Regional Mathematics and Statistics Conference (RMSC) on November 3, 2018. The conference was…


Ratnasingham Shivaji has been invited to join the 2019 class of the Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS)

Posted on November 1, 2018

Ratnasingham Shivaji has been invited to join the 2019 class of the Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS). Please see the…


JianpingSun

Incoming Assistant Professor of Fall 2018

Posted on October 9, 2018

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics welcomes Dr. Jianping Sun who will join as a new tenure-track assistant professor in Fall 2018. Learn more about her by clicking on her photo to the right.


The Department hosted the International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics (AISC) October 5-7, 2018

Posted on October 7, 2018

The Department successfully hosted the International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics (AISC) October 5-7, 2018. There were 8 plenary talks, 122…