Roger Griffiths joined the faculty in the fall of 2004 from Montana State University. He has undergraduate degrees in both Mathematics and Nautical Science. Dr. Griffiths is an associate professor of Mathematics. His recent teaching duties include Differential Equations, the calculus sequence, Mathematics for the Natural Sciences, College Algebra.
B.S., U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
M.A., Montana State University
Ph.D., Montana State University
Donald Platte joined the faculty in the fall of 1972 after receiving a Ph.D. in Mathematics from Michigan State University. He has undergraduate degrees in both Mathematics and Physics from Aquinas College. Dr. Platte is a full professor of Mathematics and Computer Systems. His recent teaching duties include Advanced Calculus, Computer Organization, and Networks.
B.S., Aquinas College
M.A., Michigan State University
Ph.D., Michigan State University
Dr. Williams joined the department in 2013, after earning her PhD in mathematics from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. Her research interests lie at the intersection of algebra and combinatorics, and she has published articles in the Transactions of the AMS and The Journal of Combinatorics. Dr. Williams has recently taught Calculus, Linear Algebra, Modern Algebra, and Transition to Advanced Mathematics.
B.A., The College of New Jersey
M.A., University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Visiting Assistant Professor
Robert Hingtgen will be joining us in 2018 as a Visiting Assistant Professor. He earned his Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of California Santa Cruz, where his research focused on spherically-symmetric solutions to the Einstein-Klein-Gordon equations and Schrödinger–Newton system of equations. Dr. Hingtgen has experience teaching a wide variety of courses in mathematics. He is also the recipient of a service award at USCS for his contribution to the Santa Cruz community as in instructor in the Project for Inmate Education program.
B.A., University of North Texas
M.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz