# Faculty & Staff Directory

### Mathematics

**Allman, Elizabeth**

2005. Professor of Mathematics.

University of California, Los Angeles 1995, Ph.D.

Mathematical biology, computational algebra, algebraic statistics.

CH 308B 474-2479

e.allman@alaska.edu

**Avdonin, Sergei**

2001. Professor of Mathematics.

St. Petersburg (Leningrad) State University 1977, Ph.D.

Nonharmonic Fourier series, partial differential equations, control theory, inverse
problems.

CH 304A 474-5023

s.avdonin@alaska.edu

**Berman, Leah**

2009. Professor of Mathematics.

University of Washington 2002, Ph.D.

Configurations; discrete geometry.

**Bowman, Latrice**

2002. Term Assistant Professor of Mathematics.

Northcentral University 2019, Ph.D.

CH 210B 474-5427

lnbowman@alaska.edu

**Bueler, Ed**

1998. Professor of Mathematics (Applied).

Cornell University 1997. Ph.D.

Numerical analysis and partial differential equations.

CH 306C

elbueler@alaska.edu

**Faudree, Jill**

1998. Professor of Mathematics.

Emory University 1998, Ph.D.

Combinatorics; graph theory.

CH 306B 474-7385

jrfaudree@alaska.edu

**Gimbel, John**

1987. Professor of Mathematics.

Western Michigan University 1984, Ph.D.

Graph theory; combinatorics; order.

CH 304C 474-6102

jggimbel@alaska.edu

**Gossell, James**Term Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Clemson University 2021, Ph.D.

Commutative Algebra, Graph Theory

CH 301D 474-2767

jegossell@alaska.edu

**Jurkowski, Caleb**Instructor of Mathematics

Uinversity of Alaska Fairbanks 2017, MS

CH 301C

cjjurkowski@alaska.edu

**Maxwell, David**

2004. Professor of Mathematics.

University of Washington 2004, Ph.D.

Partial differential equations, geometric analysis, mathematical physics.

CH 308C 474-1196

damaxwell@alaska.edu

**Rhodes, John****, Department Chair**

2005. Professor of Mathematics.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1986, Ph.D.

Mathematical biology, algebraic statistics.

CH 208B 474-5445

j.rhodes@alaska.edu

**Rickard, Anthony**

2003. Professor of Mathematics Education.

Michigan State University, 1993, Ph.D.

Problem solving; curriculum development; multicultural and rural education.

CH 301B 474-5374

adrickard@alaska.edu

**Rybkin, Alexei**

1998. Professor of Mathematics.

Leningrad State University 1985, Ph.D.

Operator theory, complex analysis, math physics.

CH 304B 474-6002

arybkin@alaska.edu

**Williams, Gordon**

2009. Professor of Mathematics.

University of Washington 2002, Ph.D.

Discrete geometry, especially abstract polytopes, convex polytopes and tilings

CH 306D 474-2756

giwilliams@alaska.edu

### Statistics

**Barry, Ronald**

1991. Professor of Statistics.

University of California, Irvine 1991, Ph.D.

Experimental design, spatial statistics.

CH 201C 474-7226

rpbarry@alaska.edu

**Goddard, Scott**

2015. Assistant Professor of Statistics

Texas A&M 2015, Ph.D.

Bayesian testing and variable selection

CH 201E 474-5514

sdgoddard@alaska.edu

**McIntyre, Julie**

2006. Associate Professor of Statistics.

North Carolina State University 2003, Ph.D.

Measurement error models and nonparametric statistics.

CH 201D 474-7772

jpmcintyre@alaska.edu

**Short, Margaret**

2006. Associate Professor of Statistics.

University of Minnesota 2003, Ph.D.

Bayesian spatial and spatio-temporal statistical modeling

CH 201B 474-5249

mshort18@alaska.edu

### Staff

**Wald, Amy**

Undergraduate Academic Advising Coordinator

Margaret Murie Building 101A

Reichardt 364 474-5548

alwald@alaska.edu

**Dolan, Kellie**

2000. Office Manager, Building Coordinator.

CH 101B 474-6118

kmdolan@alaska.edu

### Adjunct Faculty

**Avdonina, Nina**

2003. Adjunct Professor

St. Petersburg (Leningrad) State University 1979, Ph.D.

Quantum mechanics, scattering theory, inverse problems.

CH 107 474-7273

navdonina@alaska.edu

**Egenolf, John**1989. Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics

CH 107

jegenolf@alaska.edu

**Getz, Martin**

1986. Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics

CH 107

mpgetz@alaska.edu

### Retired Faculty

**Gatterdam, Ronald (Ron),**

1982. Professor Emeritus of Computer Science and Mathematics (retired 2003).

University of California, Irvine 1970 , Ph.D.

Computer science; computability; complexity of algorithms .

rgatt@alaska.net

**Quang, Pham X.**

1985. Professor Emeritus of Statistics (retired 2001).

University of California, Berkeley 1974, Ph.D.

Theoretical statistics; sampling designs.

**Tape, Walter**

1982. Professor Emeritus of Mathematics (retired 2004).

University of Michigan 1968, Ph.D.

Atmospheric optics.

wtape@alaska.edu