COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Spencer Payton

Education
  • Ph.D. Mathematics with Education Emphasis, Washington State University, 2017 (in progress)
  • M.S. Mathematics (Mathematics Teaching Option), Washington State University, 2014
  • B.S. Theoretical Mathematics, Washington State University, 2012
Fields
  • Mathematics education
  • Linear algebra
Teaching Experience
  • Math 220 - Introductory Linear Algebra - Fall 2013 and Spring 2014
  • Math 202 - Calculus for Business and Economics - Spring 2013 and Summer 2014
  • Math 172 - Calculus II - Fall 2012
  • Math 171 - Calculus I - Summer 2013
  • Math 105 - Exploring Mathematics - Fall 2014
Academic Advisors
  • Kimberly Vincent, Department of Mathematics, Washington State University
  • Libby Knott, Department of Mathematics, Washington State University
Research Experience
  • Unifying concepts in the introductory linear algebra course (Master's project) with Dr. Kimberly Vincent, Dr. Libby Knott, and Dr. Judi McDonald
  • Population dynamics research with Dr. Richard Gomulkiewicz (School of Biological Sciences, WSU), 2010-2013
Languages
  • English