Department Chair

Email:
ralfaro@umich.edu
Mathematics

Ricardo Alfaro, David M. French Professor

Office 402C, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Ring Theory, University of Cincinnati (1989)

Areas of interest: Non-commutative ring theory, coding theory, and cryptography.

Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 4-5:30PM virtual or by appointment 

Email for Appointment

Director, Graduate Program

Email:
mclemanc@umich.edu
Mathematics

Cam McLeman, Associate Professor

Office 406A, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Arizona (2008)

Areas of interest: Class field theory, arithmetic topology, galois representations, algebraic graph theory, mathematical linguistics.

Faculty Website: Cam McLeman

Office Hours: Monday through Wednesday, 1PM-2PM, and by appointment

Email for Appointment

Faculty

Email:
nbisgin@umich.edu
Mathematics

Neslihan Bisgin, Lecturer I

Office 406D Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
mboomer@umich.edu
Mathematics

Mary Boomer, Lecturer II

Office 406M Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
mattheca@umich.edu
Mathematics

Matt Campbell, Lecturer II

Office 403H Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Available upon request online or on campus

Email for Appointment

Email:
dcoffiel@umich.edu
Mathematics

Daniel Coffield, Associate Professor

Office 403C, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Applied Mathematical Sciences, Oakland University (2009)

Areas of interest: Mathematical modeling, and partial differential equations.

Office Hours: After class or by appointment

Email for Appointment

Email:
sdaoud@umich.edu
Mathematics

Shawil Daoud, Lecturer I

Office 406H Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
adelcore@umich.edu
Mathematics

Alecia DelCore, Lecturer I

Office 403F Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 11AM-12PM virtual (Zoom)

Email for Appointment

Email:
lxhan@umich.edu
Mathematics

Lixing Han, Professor

Office 402B, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Connecticut (2000)

Areas of interest: Optimization, matrix theory and applications, multilinear algebra, and numerical analysis.

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Faculty Website: Lixing Han

Email:
khansen@umich.edu
Mathematics

Kristina Hansen, Associate Professor

Office 402E, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Iowa (1981)

Areas of interest: Real division algebras.

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
jherta@umich.edu
Mathematics

Jean Herta, Lecturer II

403K Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
mlobban@umich.edu
Mathematics

Matt Lobban, Lecturer II

Office 403H Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
lauramcl@umich.edu
Mathematics

Laura McLeman, Associate Professor

Office 406F, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Teaching and Teacher Education, University of Arizona (2009)

Areas of interest: Secondary mathematics teacher preparation, teacher professional development, mathematics education of underserved populations.

Office Hours: Monday 11AM-12PM, Wednesday 7-8PM or by appointment. All office hours will be held in the course room on Blackboard Collaborate Ultra. 

Email for Appointment

Email:
allenmu@umich.edu
Mathematics

Allen Murphy, Lecturer II

Office 406L Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
robbrian@umich.edu
Mathematics

Brian Robertson, Lecturer I

Office 406M Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 10:45AM - 12:15PM

Email for Appointment

Email:
ksch@umich.edu
Mathematics

Kenneth Schilling, Professor

Office 403E, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Model Theory, University of California, Berkeley (1981)

Areas of interest: Non-standard analysis, and probability.

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
simkani@umich.edu
Mathematics

Mehrdad Simkani, Professor

Office 403B, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of South Florida (1987)

Areas of interest: Approximation theory, potential theory, and complex analysis.

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
sthayer@umich.edu
Mathematics

Shaun Thayer, Lecturer I

Office 403K Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Email:
hmthomps@umich.edu
Mathematics

Howard Thompson, Associate Professor

Office 406J, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley (2002)

Areas of interest: Algebraic geometry, commutative algebra, category theory, and universal algebra.

Office Hours: Tuesdays, 10AM-1PM online or email for appointment

Email for Appointment

Email:
sytu@umich.edu
Mathematics

Shu-Yi Tu, Professor

Office 406M, Murchie Science Building

Education: Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of California, Santa Barbara (1999)

Areas of interest: Partial differential equations, non-linear wave equations, and applied statistics.

Office Hours: Tuesdays, 12:30PM-2:00PM in Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Course Room 

Email for Appointment

Email:
jawade@umich.edu
Mathematics

James Wade, Lecturer II

403D Murchie Science Building

Office Hours: Email for Appointment

Staff

Email:
abagwell@umich.edu
Mathematics

Aaron Bagwell

Academic Advisor

Undergraduate professional academic advisor for the Mathematics Programs

Click here to make an appointment

Email:
cweirauc@umich.edu
Mathematics

Cydnee Weirauch

Administrative Assistant, Public Relations and Advising Support

Education: B.S. in Applied Psychology, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint MI, 2018

Contact Cydnee for assistance with:

STUDENT RELATED

  • composing correspondence 
  • collecting and compiling student-related data (e.g., portfolios, exit exams, assessment)
  • processing unexpected prerequisite overrides
  • processing grade change forms
  • setting up advising appointments
  • sending a mass email to students

COMMUNICATIONS & EVENTS RELATED

  • event or meeting planning (catering, room reservations, promotion--advanced notice required)
  • graphic design for events
  • updating a department webpage 
  • posting messages to social media

FACULTY RELATED

  • retrieving enrollment reports
  • form / template creation
  • Degree Works
  • scanning and copying (advanced notice required)
  • obtaining a blank copy of a form

Need help with something else? Don't hesitate to call or email!

Email:
mpoletti@umich.edu
Mathematics

Mary Poletti

Administrative Assistant, Finances

Contact Mary for assistance with:

BUDGET RELATED

  • Statements of Activity reports
  • work budget status monthly reports
  • updates on grant balances
  • planning a long-term departmental purchase

EXPENSE PROCESSING

  • processing travel expenses (PCard or reimbursement)
  • making travel arrangements
  • travel pre-authorizations

SUPPLIES

  • ordering classroom or office supplies
  • updates on equipment inventories

 

Email:
pslackta@umich.edu
Mathematics

Pat Slackta

Administrative Assistant, Personnel and Course Scheduling 

Contact Pat for assistance with:

COURSE SCHEDULING SUPPORT (FOR FACULTY)

  • entering course schedule into system
  • processing course change or instructor change
  • obtaining instructor verification reports

CATALOG SUPPORT

  • changing a course description
  • adding a new program to the catalog

PERSONNEL SUPPORT

  • hiring a temporary or work study student
  • onboarding new work study students
  • timekeeping for work study students
  • creating a directed or independent study course
  • collecting course syllabi
  • major reviews
  • LEO onboarding
  • 2-year and 4-year reviews
  • addressing teaching load discrepancies
  • addressing payroll issues
  • faculty search administrative support
  • addressing questions about joint appointments
  • departmental mail distribution
  • arrangements for a special delivery

Need help with something else? Don't hesitate to call or email!