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Undergraduate Calendar 2023-2024 
    
Undergraduate Calendar 2023-2024 [-ARCHIVED CALENDAR-]

Department of Mathematics and Statistics



http://www.math.mcmaster.ca/
Faculty as of January 15, 2023

CHAIR (ACTING)

Bartosz Protas

ASSOCIATE CHAIRS

Ben Bolker/Graduate (ACTING)
Paul D. McNicholas/Statistics
Dmitry Pelinovsky/Undergraduate (ACTING)
 

DISTINGUISHED UNIVERSITY PROFESSORS

N. Balakrishnan/B.Sc., M.Sc. (Madras), Ph.D. (I.I.T., Kanpur)

UNIVERSITY SCHOLAR

Paul D. McNicholas/B.A., M.Sc., Ph.D. (Trinity College, Dublin)/ Canada Research Chair

PROFESSORS

Stanley Alama/B.Sc. (Columbia), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Courant, N.Y.U.)
Hans U. Boden/B.S. (New Hampshire), Ph.D. (Brandeis)
Ben Bolker/B.S. (Yale), Ph.D. (Cambridge)
Blaise Bourdin/M.Sc., Ph.D. (Université Paris 13)
Lia Bronsard/B.A. (Montreal), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Courant, NYU)
David Earn/B.Sc., M.Sc. (Toronto), Ph.D. (Cambridge)
Shui Feng/B.Sc., M.Sc. (Beijing Normal), Ph.D. (Carleton)
Jean-Pierre Gabardo/B.Sc. (Université de l’État a Mons), Ph.D. (Maryland)
Matheus Grasselli/B.Sc. (Sao Paolo), Ph.D. (King’s College, London)
Ian Hambleton/B.Sc., M.Sc. (Toronto), Ph.D. (Yale), Britton Professor of Mathematics
Megumi Harada/A.B. (Harvard), Ph.D. (California-Berkeley)/ Canada Research Chair
Bradd Hart/B.Math. (Waterloo), Ph.D. (McGill)
Deirdre Haskell/B.A. (Oxford), M.S., Ph.D. (Stanford)
Thomas R. Hurd/B.Sc. (Queen’s), D.Phil. (Oxford)
Nicholas Kevlahan/B.Sc. (British Columbia), Ph.D. (Cambridge)
Miroslav Lovric/B.S. (Zagreb), M.S., Ph.D. (Ohio State), 3M Teaching Fellow
Paul D. McNicholas/B.A., M.Sc., Ph.D. (Trinity College, Dublin)/ Canada Research Chair
Dmitry E. Pelinovsky/M.S. (Nizhny Novgorod State, Russia), Ph.D. (Monash)
Bartosz Protas/M.Sc. (Warsaw University of Technology), Ph.D. (Warsaw University of Technology and Université de Paris)
Eric T. Sawyer/B.Sc., Ph.D. (McGill)/McKay Professor of Mathematics
Patrick Speissegger/M.Sc. (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), Ph.D. (llinois-Urbana)
Matthew A. Valeriote/B.Math. (Waterloo), Ph.D. (California-Berkeley)
Adam Van Tuyl/B.Sc. (Calvin College), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Queen’s)
McKenzie Y.-K. Wang/A.B. (Princeton), Ph.D. (Stanford)
Gail S.K. Wolkowicz/B.Sc., M.Sc. (McGill), Ph.D. (Alberta)

ADJUNCT PROFESSOR

Kevin Vander Meulen/B.Sc. (Calvin College), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Queen’s)

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

Angelo Canty/B.Sc. (University College, Cork), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Toronto)
Aaron Childs/B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. (McMaster)
Hari Kunduri/B.Sc. (Toronto), M.Math., Ph.D. (Cambridge)
David Lozinski/B.Math. (Waterloo), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Northwestern)
Traian Pirvu/B.S. (University of Craiova), M.S., Ph.D. (Carnegie Mellon)

ADJUNCT ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Scott Rodney/B.Sc. (Concordia), Ph.D. (McMaster)

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

Anas Abdallah/M.Sc. (Institut National des Sciences Appliquées), Ph.D. (Laval)
Erin Clements/B.Sc., M.Sc. (McMaster), Ph.D. (Western)
Katherine Davies/B.Sc., M.Sc. (McMaster), Ph.D. (Western)
Noah Forman/B.Sc. (Oberlin), Ph.D. (California-Berkeley)
Cameron Franc/B.Sc. (Queen’s), Ph.D. (McGill)
Pratheepa Jeganathan/B.Sc. (Peradeniya, Sri Lanka), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Texas Tech University)
Caroline Junkins/B.Sc., M.Sc. (McMaster), Ph.D. (Ottawa)
Sharon King-Yu/B.Sc. (Dublin Institute Technology), Ph.D. (Dublin), Ph.D. (Guelph)
Anastasis Kratsios/B.A. (Concordia), M.Sc. (Montreal), Ph.D. (Concordia)
Siyuan Lu/B.Sc. (University of Science and Technology, China), Ph.D. (McGill)
Jenna Rajchgot/B.Sc. (Queen’s), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Cornell)

ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

David Champredon/B.Sc., M.Sc. (Sorbonne), Ph.D. (McMaster)
Jamie Foster/B.Sc., Ph.D. (Southampton)
Chris Henry/B.Sc. (McMaster), M.A. (Western), M.Sc. (McMaster), Ph.D. (Université Clermont Auvergne)
Petar Jevtic/M.S. (Belgrade), Ph.D. (Turin)
Michael Li/B.Sc. (Toronto), M.Sc., Ph.D. (McMaster)
Orla Murphy/B.Sc. (St. Francis Xavier), M.Sc., Ph.D. (McGill)
Irena Papst/B.Arts Sc., M.Sc. (McMaster), Ph.D. (Cornell)

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

Antoine Deza/(Computing and Software) M.Sc. (Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées), Ph.D. (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Jonathan Dushoff/(Biology) B.A. (Pennsylvania), Ph.D. (Princeton)
Timothy Field/(Electrical and Computer Engineering) B.A. (Cambridge), D. Phil (Oxford)
Gregory Pond/(Oncology) B.Sc. (Brock), M.Sc. (Simon Fraser), Ph.D. (Toronto)

 

Notes Applicable to all Programs Offered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

  1. The Department offers an Honours Mathematics and Statistics program, which may be complemented with a Sub-Plan in Mathematics or Statistics, and an Honours Actuarial and Financial Mathematics program. Combined Honours programs are available with Arts and Science, Biology, Computer Science, Economics, English, French, History, Philosophy, and Physics.  
  2. Students considering graduate studies in Mathematics are encouraged to complete MATH 2XX3 , 3A03 , 3F03 , 3GR3 , 3X03 , 4A03  or register in the Mathematics Sub-Plan. Students considering graduate studies in Statistics are encouraged to complete STATS 3A03 , 3D03 , 3F03*, 3S03* , 3U03*  or register in the Statistics Sub-Plan. Students considering a career as an actuary are encouraged to complete MATH 2FM3 , 3FM3 , 4FM3 , STATS 2D03 , 2MB3 , 3A03 , 3D03 , 3G03 , 3H03, 4A03  or register in Honours Actuarial and Financial Mathematics. 
  3. Cooperative Education programs are available; see the requirements for Honours Mathematics and Statistics Co-op programs in this section of the Calendar. Admission to the co-op programs is in Level III.

 

Programs

    Bachelor of Science (Honours)Bachelor of ScienceMinor(s):