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  • Math and Stat Research DayYou are invited to present your research at the Math & Stat Research Day!
  • PhD student, Jones Mutua, wins the 2016 GTA Superior Teaching Award from the School of Graduate Studies
  • An important mission of our Department:  "to promote the importance of mathematics and statistics"
  • Some of our faculty members and graduates
  • We strive to advance the existing knowledge and application of mathematics and statistics.
  • Annual picnics, integration bee, pi day, Math & Stats research day, graduate seminars and colloquiums are a few examples of departmental activities.

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Department Seeking a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Statistics

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Missouri--Kansas City invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-track assistant professor position in Statistics to begin on August 15, 2017.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related field prior to August 31, 2017.  While all research areas will be considered, statisticians whose research is focused on biostatistics, bioinformatics, biomedical big data analysis, or Bayesian statistical methodology are especially encouraged to apply.  For further information, or to apply for this position, please click on the following Position Application Link and choose position ID # 21242.


Recent and Upcoming Events 


Kansas City Mathematics Technology EXPO

Friday and Saturday, October 7 and 8, 2016

Time: 9:00 AM -4:00 PM

Location: Royall Hall and Haag Hall

The Kansas City Mathematics Technology EXPO is a forum for mathematics instructors at both the college and secondary levels to demonstrate how they use technology successfully in their teaching, to learn about new mathematics technology, and to discuss the philosophy and future of technology in the mathematics classroom. For more information visit http://www.kcmathtechexpo.org/  

 

 

Public Lecture on Mathematical Biology

Friday, October 7, 2016

Time: 1:00-2:00 PM

Location: Miller Nichols Learning Center, Room 451

Professor. H. T. Banks is a Distinguished Professor of Mathematics at NC State University. Prof. Banks has published over 400 papers in applied mathematics and engineering journals, has graduated 35 Ph.D. students, has directed more than 36 postdocs, has written four books, and edited several others. The UMKC  Applied Mathematics Group  has invited Prof. Banks to present his recent work on Mathematical Biology. This event is open to the public.

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Public Lecture on Mathematical Physiology

Friday, October 14, 2016

Time: 1:00-2:00 PM

Location: Miller Nichols Learning Center, Room 451

Professor Anne Gelb is an excellent researcher in developing mathematical methods for image processing. She was at the School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University and recently joined the Dartmouth College. The UMKC Applied Mathematics Group has invited Prof. Gelb to present her recent work on image processing. This event is open to the public.

Anne Gelb

 

Public Lecture on Mathematical Physiology

Friday, October 28, 2016

Time: 1:00-2:00 PM

Location: Miller Nichols Learning Center, Room 451

Professor Michael Mackey is the chair of the Physiology Department at McGill University and Professor Emeritus of Physiology Centre for Applied Mathematics in Bioscience and Medicine. His research is focused on  math modeling of physiological processes at the cellular and molecular level. The UMKC Applied Mathematics Group has invited Prof. Mackey to present a lecture on mathematical physiology. This event is open to the public. Read more.

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Mathematics and Statistics Research Day

Friday, April 14, 2017

Time: 10:00 am-3:00 pm

Location: Royall Hall Rm. 305

The Mathematics and Statistics Research Day is an annual event celebrating student and faculty research, creative, and scholarly activities. This event is open to public and it promotes research in mathematics, statistics, and the applications in various fields. The deadline for registration is 5:00 p.m. Tuesday , April 5, 2017. Read More

MSRD

Integration Bee

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Time: 12:00-1:00 PM

Location: Royall Hall Rm. 402

The Integration Bee is a contest for undergraduates and high school students with prizes for the best skills in evaluating indefinite integrals. This event is hosted by  the UMKC Math Club. Everyone is welcome. Whether you are a participant or an audience there will be plenty of snacks and drinks for everyone.

Int Bee

 

2016-2017 Colloquium Series

Every Friday, September 2016 - May 2017

The 2016-2017 Colloquium Series is held every Friday according to the posted schedule from 3:00 to 4:00 in Haag Hall room 309. The Colloquium Series is open to the public, and we highly recommend that graduate students attend.  Organizer: Dr. Noah Rhee, E-mail: rheen@umkc.edu.