Faculty Research Groups

Algebra and Topology Faculty


Staic, Mihai Ph.D. State U of New York at Buffalo

  • Position: Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator
  • Phone: 419-372-6657
  • Email: mstaic@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 426 McLeod Hall

Ward, Ben Ph.D., Purdue University

  • Position: Assistant Professor and Graduate Coordinator
  • Phone: 419-372-7472
  • Email: benward@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 433 McLeod Hall

Algebra, topology, operads, moduli spaces

Dr. Ward's webpage


Xie, Xiangdong Ph.D, University of Utah

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-8317
  • Email: xiex@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 425 McLeod Hall

Geometric group theory, Geometric analysis

Dr. Xie's website

Analysis Faculty


Dr. Juan Bes

Bes, Juan PhD, Kent State University

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7473
  • Email: jbes@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 421 McLeod Hall

Operator theory, Functional Analysis and Function theory

Dr. Chan's website

Chan, Kit Ph.D., U. of Michigan

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7468
  • Email: kchan@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 415 McLeod Hall

Functional analysis, function theory

Dr. Chan's website


Izzo, Alexander Ph.D., U. of California-Berkeley

Banach algebras; functional analysis; several complex variables

Dr. Izzo's website


Seubert, Steven M. Ph.D., U. of Virginia.

Functional analysis, operator theory


Chou, So-Hsiang Ph.D., U. of Pittsburgh

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-8225
  • Email: chou@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 412 McLeod Hall

Numerical analysis, fluid mechanics
Dr. Chou's website


Sun, Tong Ph.D., Texas A&M U.

  • Position: Professor and Assistant Chair
  • Phone: 419-372-7460
  • Email: tsun@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 436 McLeod Hall

Numerical analysis, scientific computations

Dr. Sun's website


Wade, J. Gordon Ph.D., Brown U.

  • Position: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-0240
  • Email: gwade@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 419 McLeod Hall

Applied mathematics, actuarial science

Dr. Wade's website


Meel, David E. Ed.D., U. of Pittsburgh

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7453
  • Email: meel@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 414 McLeod Hall

Mathematics education

Dr. Meel's website


Nguyen, Diem M. Ph.D., Texas A&M U.

  • Position: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7454
  • Email: dnguyen@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 420 McLeod Hall

Mathematics for communication & technology, e-learning

Dr. Nguyen's website


Rogers, Kimberly Ph.D, Michigan State

  • Position: Associate Professor and Foundational Math Coordinator
  • Phone: 419-372-7450
  • Email: kcroger@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 408 McLeod Hall

Mathematics Education

Dr. Rogers's website


Albert, James Ph.D., Purdue U.

  • Position: Distinguished University Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7456
  • Email: albert@bgsu.edu

Bayesian inference, statistics education, statistical thinking in sports


Chen, Hanfeng Ph.D., U. of Wisconsin-Madison

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7463
  • Email: hchen@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 423 McLeod Hall

Data analysis,statistical inference


Chen, John Ph.D., University of Sydney

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7461
  • Email: jchen@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 428 McLeod Hall

Probability, Biostatistics, Data Analysis

Dr. John Chen's website

Riddhi Ghosh

Ghosh, Riddhi Ph.D., Texas A&M University

  • Position: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-6079
  • Email: rpghosh@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 432 McLeod Hall

Bayesian Statistics, Covariance matrix modeling and estimation, High Dimensional Data, correlated data, longitudinal data, missing data


Islambekov, Umar Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas, Ph.D. University of Arizona

  • Position: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7456
  • Email: iumar@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 407 McLeod Hall

Data science, topological data analysis


Ning, Wei Ph.D., Syracuse U.

  • Position: Professor, Professor of Research Excellence
  • Phone: 419-372-7462
  • Email: wning@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 409 McLeod Hall


Dr. Ning's website


Rizzo, Maria Ph.D., BGSU

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7474
  • Email: mrizzo@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 413 McLeod Hall

Actuarial science, statistics

Dr. Rizzo's website


Shang, Junfeng Ph.D., U. of Missouri

  • Position: Professor and Chair
  • Phone: 419-372-7457
  • Email: jshang@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 430 McLeod Hall

Zirbel, Craig L. Ph.D., Princeton U.

  • Position: Professor
  • Phone: 419-372-7466
  • Email: zirbel@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 438 McLeod Hall

Probability, stochastic processes, RNA bioinformatics

Dr. Zirbel's website



Updated: 08/29/2023 05:54PM