Faculty and Staff

Richard Allen
Professor of Computer Science

B.A., Boston College; M.A., Ph.D. from Indiana University

Joseph Benson
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.A., Grinnell College M.S., Loyola University Chicago M.S., University of Minnesota

Adam Berliner
Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.A., Carleton College M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Richard Brown
Professor of Computer Science

B.A., Washington State University M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Deb Czarneski
Visiting Associate Professor of Mathematics

Ph.D. in mathematics from Louisiana State University

Jill Dietz
Professor of Mathematics

B.A. in mathematics from Brandeis University Ph.D from Northwestern University

Kosmas Diveris
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S., State University of New York M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Robert Eisinger
Visiting Assistant Professor of Statistics

B.A., St. Olaf College, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Vinayak Elangovan
Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Ph.D., Tennessee State University

Kristina Garrett
Professor of Mathematics, Chair of MSCS

S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Olaf Hall-Holt
Associate Professor, Director of the Computer Science Program

B.A., Swarthmore College M.S., University of Minnesota Ph.D., Stanford University

Bruce Hanson
Professor of Mathematics

B.A., St. Olaf College M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Paul Humke
Professor of Mathematics

  • On Sabbatical leave for the 2016-2017 academic year
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B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Sharon Lane-Getaz
Associate Professor of Statistics, Education, and Director of The Center for Interdisciplinary Research (CIR)

B.A., Trenton State College M.A. Hamline University Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Julie Legler
Professor of Statistics

B.A., M.S., University of Minnesota Sc.D., Harvard School of Public Health

Ryota Matsuura
Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology M.A., Boston University School of Education Ph.D., Boston University

Steven McKelvey
Professor of Mathematics, Registrar & Asst. Vice President for Academic Affairs,

B.A., Grinnell College Sc.M., Ph.D., Brown University

Bruce Pell
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S., Oakland University; Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from Arizona State University

Marju Purin
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S., Berry College M.S./Ph.D., Syracuse University

Matt Richey
Professor of Mathematics

B.A., Kenyon College M.A., Ph.D., Dartmouth College

Paul Roback
Professor of Statistics, Director of Statistics Program

B.A., St. Olaf College M.S., Iowa State University Ph.D., Colorado State University

Kay Smith
Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S., Bucknell University M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Matthew Wright
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.A., Messiah College, Ph.D., from the University of Pennsylvania

Katie Ziegler-Graham
Associate Professor of Statistics

B.A., College of Wooster Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Paul Zorn
Professor of Mathematics

A.B., Washington University (St. Louis) M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington (Seattle)