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Leslie Hogben named Fellow of the Association for Women in Mathematics

Leslie Hogben, professor of mathematics, Dio Lewis Holl Chair in Applied Mathematics and dean for graduate studies and faculty development of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has been named a 2020 Fellow of the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM). The AWM selected 18 distinguished women, from across the United States, to receive … Continue reading Leslie Hogben named Fellow of the Association for Women in Mathematics

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Department of Mathematics selects inaugural Scott Hanna award recipients

Fall semester opens with an exciting development for Iowa State mathematics. The department  has established the Scott Hanna Professorship and the Scott Hanna Faculty Fellowship with the appointment of two faculty to these newly minted positions. Shlomo Gelaki, a professor of mathematics who joined the department this summer, was named the first Scott Hanna Professor. … Continue reading Department of Mathematics selects inaugural Scott Hanna award recipients

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Jonathan D.H. Smith honored with special sessions at American Mathematical Society meeting

Jonathan D.H. Smith, professor of mathematics, was recognized at the American Mathematical Society’s fall central sectional meeting with two special sessions in honor of his 70th birthday. The meeting was held September 14 and 15 in Madison, Wisconsin. The special session on quasigroups and loops was organized by two of Smith’s 21 former doctoral students, … Continue reading Jonathan D.H. Smith honored with special sessions at American Mathematical Society meeting

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Michael Young selected as national fellow for IAspire Leadership Academy

Michael Young, associate professor of mathematics, was today named a fellow in the inaugural cohort of the IAspire Leadership Academy, a leadership program aimed at helping STEM faculty from underrepresented backgrounds ascend to leadership roles at colleges and universities. The program, which is part of the Aspire Alliance’s Institutional Change Initiative (IChange), helps address the … Continue reading Michael Young selected as national fellow for IAspire Leadership Academy