Academics at Fort Lewis College

Faculty profiles

Dr. Veronika Furst
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Expertise:

  • Functional and harmonic analysis
  • Generalized multiresolution analyses
  • Operator theory, frames, and wavelets
  • Innovative practices in undergraduate mathematics education

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder, 2006
  • M.A., University of Colorado, Boulder, 2001
  • B.A., University of Colorado, Boulder, 2001

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Dr. Carl Lienert
Professor of Mathematics

Expertise

  • Mathematics
  • Number theory

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder, 1998
  • B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1990

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Dr. Erich McAlister
Chair & Professor of Mathematics

Expertise 

  • Operator theory, frames, and wavelets 
  • K-theory of C* algebras 
  • Innovative practices in undergraduate mathematics education 

Education 

  • Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder  
  • B.A., Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder

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Dr. Anne McCarthy
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Expertise

  • Dynamical Systems
  • Mathematics

Education

  • Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2006
  • B.S., University of San Francisco, 2001

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Dr. Laura Scull
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Expertise 

  • Equivariant homotopy 
  • Category theory 
  • Orbifolds
  • Groupoids 

Education 

  • Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Chicago, 1999 
  • M.S., Mathematics, University of Chicago, 1995 
  • B.Sc.H., Mathematics, Queen’s University, 1994 

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Dr. Pam Smith
Professor of Mathematics

Expertise

  • Mathematical knowledge for teaching
  • Mathematics
  • Pre-service elementary mathematics education

Education

  • Ed.D., Temple University, 2000 
  • M.A., Wheeling Jesuit University, 1989
  • B.S., Brown University, 1983

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Dr. Kirsten Stor
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Expertise

  • Combinatorics
  • Graph Theory

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Vermont, 2010
  • M.S., University of Vermont, 2002
  • B.A., Carleton College, 1997

Contact:

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Dr. Matt Welz
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Expertise

  • Group Theory
  • Fusion Systems
  • Algebraic Combinatorics

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Vermont, 2013
  • M.S., University of Vermont, 2008
  • B.S., Mary Washington College, 2003

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