BRIDGES 2022

I am honored to have been invited to present a lecture series at the BRIDGES 2022 conference at the University of Utah. It was a pleasure to meet so many talented early career mathematicians!

Thanks to Melody Molander, a Ph.D. student at UCSB, for taking such great notes!

Honors related to teaching and mentoring

- 2021 KU Libraries Textbook Hero.
- This honor recognizes members of the KU community who work to increase access to and affordability of required course materials by implementing and advocating for open educational resources (OER) and other low and no cost course materials
- 2021 G. Baley Price Award for Excellence in Teaching.
- This award recognizes excellence in graduate mathematics instruction. It is presented by the Math Graduate Student Organization at KU, and the recipient is selected directly by our mathematics graduate students.
- 2020 Don and Pat Morrison Foundation Award for Excellence in Teaching.
- This award recognizes one outstanding faculty member's ability and desire to motivate students toward a deeper understanding of mathematics, as well as honoring the recipient's exceptional dedication to the discipline.
- 2018 Grant Goodman Undergraduate Mentor Award.
- This student nominated award recognizes one outstanding faculty member in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences at the University of Kansas for exemplary mentoring of undergraduate students.
- Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor (GSI) Award.
- This university-wide award recognizes GSIs at Michigan who demonstrate extraordinary dedication and excellence as teachers. I am proud to share this honor with my Ph.D. advisor, Karen Smith, who received this same award while a graduate student at Michigan.

Past courses at KU

MATH 601 | Introduction to Modern Cryptography | Spring 2022 |

MATH 831 | Algebraic Differential Operators | Spring 2021 |

MATH 290 | Elementary Linear Algebra | Fall 2020 |

MATH 831 | Introduction to Commutative Algebra | Spring 2020 |

MATH 799 | Directed Reading: Commutative Algebra | Fall 2019 |

MATH 290 | Elementary Linear Algebra | Fall 2020, Fall 2019 |

MATH 500 | Intermediate Analysis | Spring 2019 |

MATH 590 | Linear Algebra | Fall 2021, 2018, 2017 |

MATH 791 | Modern Algebra | Spring 2018 |

MATH 558 | Introductory Modern Algebra | Spring 2017, 2016 |

MATH 320 | Elementary Differential Equations | Fall 2016 |