Faculty & Staff

headshot of Dr. Joanna  Wares

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Chair, Department of Mathematics & Statistics


Specialties:
  • Mathematical and Computational Modeling
  • Modeling in Public Health
Contact:
(804) 287-6564
headshot of Dr. Taylor  Arnold

Associate Professor of Statistics

Mathematics Program Coordinator

Data Science Program Coordinator


Specialties:
  • Cultural Analytics
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Computer Vision
  • Statistical Computing
Contact:
(804) 287-6407
headshot of  Kay  Brooks

Visiting Instructor in Mathematics

Contact:
(804) 287-6595
headshot of Dr. Lester  Caudill

Professor of Mathematics


Specialties:
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Mathematical Biology
  • Biomedical Applications of Mathematical Modeling
Contact:
(804) 289-8083

Visiting Lecturer in Mathematics

Contact:
(804) 289-8084

Visiting Lecturer of Mathematics

Contact:
(804) 662-3072
headshot of Dr. James  Davis

Professor of Mathematics


Specialties:
  • Algebra
  • Combinatorics
  • Number Theory
  • Coding Theory
Contact:
(804) 289-8094
headshot of Dr. Della  Dumbaugh

Professor of Mathematics


Specialties:
  • Algebra
  • Number Theory
  • History of Mathematics
  • Broadening Representation in Mathematics
  • Editor, American Mathematical Monthly
Contact:
804-287-6567
headshot of Dr. Gary  Greenfield

Emeritus Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science


Specialties:
  • Division Algebras
  • Brauer Groups
  • Cryptography
  • Artifical Life
  • Algorithmic Art
Contact:
headshot of Dr. Harry  Hoke

Director of Introductory Mathematics

Contact:
(804) 289-8079

Professor of Mathematics

Contact:
(804) 289-8089
headshot of Dr. Michael  Kerckhove

Associate Professor of Mathematics


Specialties:
  • Differential Geometry
Contact:
(804) 289-8774
headshot of Dr. Paul  Kvam

Professor of Statistics

Data Science Advisory Board Member

Mathematical Economics Program Coordinator


Specialties:
  • Mathematical and applied statistics
Contact:
(804) 289-8085
headshot of Dr. Jeremy  LeCrone

Associate Professor of Mathematics


Specialties:
  • Partial Differential Equations
  • Evolution Equations
  • Free Boundary Problems
Contact:
(804) 287-6669
headshot of Dr. Van  Nall

Professor of Mathematics

Contact:
(804) 289-8087

Assistant Professor of Data Science and Statistics

Data Science Advisory Board Member


Specialties:
  • Causal Inference
  • Political Methodology
Contact:
(804) 287-6492
headshot of Dr. William  Ross

Professor of Mathematics

Roger Francis and Mary Saunders Richardson Chair in Mathematics


Specialties:
  • Complex analysis
  • Operator theory
Contact:
(804) 289-8090

Administrative Coordinator

Contact:
(804) 289-8077
headshot of Dr. Heather  Russell

Associate Professor of Mathematics


Specialties:
  • Knot Theory
  • Combinatorial representation theory
  • Diagrammatic algebra
  • Graph Theory
  • Broadening representation in STEM fields
Contact:
(804) 289-8086
headshot of Dr. Marcella  Torres

Director of Mathematical Studies


Specialties:
  • Mathematical biology
  • Medical applications of modeling
  • Optimal control of biological systems
  • Parameter estimation
Contact:
(804) 289-8081

Emeritus Professor


Specialties:
  • Qualitative theory of ordinary differential equations
Contact: