Dr. Gordon Swain

Dr. Gordon Swain

Professor
Building: 
Patterson Instructional Technology Center
Office Number: 
208
Phone: 
419.289.5263

Bio

Dr. Gordon Swain, professor of mathematics, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1994. In addition to teaching a large variety of mathematics courses, including statistics, calculus, linear and abstract algebra, he is active in college and university governance. He served as chair of the department of mathematics and computer science from 2001-2007, and was also the 2001 recipient of the Taylor Excellence in Teaching Award. His areas of mathematical interest include abstract algebra (noncommutative rings) and undergraduate mathematics in general. He received his Ph.D. in Mmthematics from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, his M.S. in mathematics from the University of Vermont and a B.S. in physics and mathematics from Eastern Nazarene College.

Education

Ph.D. in Mathematics - University of Massachusetts
M.S. in Mathematics - University of Vermont
B.S. in Physics and Mathematics - Eastern Nazarene College

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The department of Mathematics and Computer Science offers majors in actuarial science, computer science, mathematics and integrated mathematics (i.e. secondary mathematics education). When you major in any of these disciplines at Ashland University, you study with experts who... Read More

Events

Aug
28
All Ashland University students are invited to the annual theatre...Read more
Aug
28
Beginning Monday, August 28, the Ashland Area Chorus (AAC), under...Read more
Aug
29
From the ancient Greeks to Dr. Seuss, we are reminded...Read more
Sep
12
2017 Symposium Against Indifference: Building Bridges Through Dialogue Using Henry...Read more
Sep
12
Under the direction of Leonard Salvo, the Ashland Area Community...Read more