History of Mathematics at GVSU
Faculty Time Line


Phone: 616-331-2041
Ted Sundstrom
sundstrt@gvsu.edu

Department of Mathematics
Grand Valley State University
Allendale, MI 49401

 

The following table shows when full-time faculty members began and left the Department of Mathematics (or the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science or the Department of Mathematics and Statistics). (Current faculty members are indicated with a *.)
 

 
Mathematics
Statistics
Computer Science
 
Started
Left
Started
Left
Started
Left
1963
De Vries
 
 
 
 
 
1964
Clock
Vander Jagt
De Vries[1]
 
 
 
 
1965
Boynton
Wiltse
 
 
 
 
 
1966
Hanson
Muraski
Musch
 
 
 
 
 
1967
Rivera-Muniz
Boynton
 
 
 
 
1968
Martin
Walkoe
 
 
 
 
 
1969
Johnson*
 
 
 
 
 
1970
Pratt
Hanson
 
 
 
 
1971
 
 
 
 
 
 
1972
Himelwright
Palmer
 
Griffiths
 
Hunter[2]
 
1973
Arendsen*
Sundstrom*
Woodruff
Clock
 
 
Klein, B.
 
1974
 
Walkoe[3]
Quiring
 
Hammer
Walkoe3
 
1975
 
Woodruff
 
 
 
 
1976
 
 
 
 
 
 
1977
 
Himelwright
Martin
 
 
 
 
1978
 
 
 
 
 
 
1979
 
 
 
 
Adamski
Hunter Walkoe
1980
Klein, G.
Johnson[4]
Pratt4
 
 
Johnson4
Pratt4
 
1981
 
 
 
 
Khairallah
 
1982
 
 
 
 
 
 
1983
 
 
 
 
 
 
1984
Gardner*
 
 
 
 
 
1985
Barber
 
 
 
Kotman*
 
1986
 
 
Sturm
Quiring
Nelson
Khairallah
1987
Champion
 
Hong*
Griffiths
 
 
1988
Beckmann*
Gruszka
Novotny*
Musch
 
 
Jorgensen*
Nelson
1989
Blanchard
Friar*
Mays*
 
 
 
 
 
1990
Klingler*
 
 
 
Tao*
 
1991
Schlicker*
Gruszka
Muraski
Jinn*
 
Erickson
Leidig*
 
1992
Haidar*
Shroyer
 
 
 
Vogeli
 
1993
Fishback*
Pratt[5]
Blanchard
Wiltse
 
 
Dept. of
CSIS begins
Pratt5
Vogeli
1994
Alexander*
 
Lesnick
Rogness*
Sturm
 
 
1995
Aboufadel*
Wells, P.*
 
Ritchie
Stephenson*
Lesnick
 
 
1996
Wells, C.*
 
 
 
 
 
1997
Golden*
Sorensen
 
Sturm
 
 
 
1998
Billings*
Boelkins*
Gavlas
Rivera-Muniz
Reischmann*
Sturm
 
 
1999
Austin*
 
Curtiss*
Gabrosek*
 
 
 
2000
Coffey*
Dickinson*
Tefera*
 
 
 
 
 
2001
Mack*
Walker*
Klein, G.
Dept. of Statistics begins
Ritchie
 
 
2002
Hodge*
Heidenreich
Kasman
Shroyer
 
 
 
 
2003
Blair
Dogru*
Yu*
Champion
 
 
 
 
2004
Chakrabarti*
Smith*
Wyneken
Pratt
 
 
 
 
2005
Alayont*
Barber
 
 
 
 
2006
 
Heidenreich
Sorensen
Vander Jagt
 
 
 
 
2007
 
Blair
Kasman
Wyneken
 
 
 
 

 
 


[1] Left to join the Department of Economics and eventually became the Dean of The Seidman College of Business
[2] Faculty member in William James College
[3] Left Department of Mathematics in the College of Arts and Sciences and joined William James College
[4] Remained with the Department of Mathematics and Statistics when CSIS became a separate department
[5] Remained with the Department of Mathematics and Statistics when CSIS became a separate department
  Last Modified Date: October 27, 2010
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