Department of Mathematics

News & Events

Dr. Johnson and UNA

2014 Automated Deduction
and Mathematics Workshop

The University of North Alabama Mathematics Department will host the 2014 Automated Deduction and Mathematics workshop August 9 – 11. Dr. Michael Kinyon will be the keynote speaker. Read more...

Faculty Updates

Project NExT

Project NExT (New Experiences in Teaching) is a professional development program for new or recent Ph.D.s in the mathematical sciences. It addresses all aspects of an academic career: improving the teaching and learning of mathematics, engaging in research and scholarship, and participating in professional activities. It also provides the participants with a network of peers and mentors as they assume these responsibilities.”

The UNA Math Department is proud to recognize our Project NExT Fellows:

  • Dr. Ashley Johnson, 2013-2014
  • Dr. Jill Stupiansky, 2013-2014
  • Dr. Lee Raney, 2014-2015

Math/CS Undergraduate Research Team Conferences and Competition News

Alabama Statewide High School Mathematics Contest

The Alabama Council of Teachers of Mathematics sponsors the Alabama Statewide High School Mathematics Contest each year. The University of North Alabama Department of Mathematics hosted the 2014 contest. Over one thousand Alabama students registered to participate in the 2014 contest. The contest goals include stimulating interest in mathematics and recognizing the achievements of outstanding mathematics programs and students. Read more...

Mathematics Department Colloquium

The Mathematics Department hosts a colloquium most Tuesday afternoons at 3 p.m. in MAB 5 (Mathematics building, Room #5). The University community is invited to attend. Each talk lasts about an hour.

April 28, 2014 Speaker: Dr. Miranda Bowie
Title: Domination Parameters in Graphs
April 8, 2014 Speaker: Dr. James Jerkins
Title: MINA: An Algorithm for Detecting the Presence of Extrinsic Network Nodes
using a Message Induced Graph
March 30, 2014 Speaker: Dr. Mark Greer
Title: Simple Right Conjugacy Closed loops
March 18, 2014 Speaker: Dr. Jesse Prince-Lubawy
Title: Equivalence of Group Actions on Handlebodies, Part 2
March 11, 2014 Speaker: Dr. Jesse Prince-Lubawy
Title: Equivalence of Group Actions on Handlebodies, Part 1
March 3, 2014 Speaker: Dr. Jason Briley
Title: Preservice Elementary Teachers' Misconceptions of Perimeter and Area
February 25, 2014 Speaker: Dr. Lee Raney
Title: Finite Group Representations and Characters, Part 2
February 4, 2014 Speaker: Dr. Lee Raney
Title: Finite Group Representations and Characters, Part 1