Mathematics provides the foundation for all of science.
From the precise calculations necessary to verify scientific theories to the elegant mathematical structures which model everything from DNA to subatomic particles, mathematics is essential to science.
As a student majoring in mathematics at SIU, you will be in close contact with outstanding mathematics professors who are both international leaders in their research areas and outstanding teachers committed to your learning. Career opportunities for our graduates such as analyzing risk for insurance companies (actuarial science) to teaching the next generation of mathematicians have never been better. We offer Bachelor’s degrees in Science, Liberal Arts, and Education and Human Services. For those students interested in graduate degrees, we offer both Master’s and Ph.D. degrees.
Congratulations to Dr. Kathleen Pericak-Spector! She has been chosen as the recipient of the University-Level Teaching Excellence Award (Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty)! She will receive the permanent title of Distinguished Teacher! SIUC News Article
Congratulations to Dr. MingQing Xiao! He has been chosen as the recipient of the College of Science Scholar Excellence Award for the 2015-2016 Academic Year.
Congratulations to our Graduate Students with new degrees!
Ghazwan Al-hashimi, Ph.D.
Hamdan Alsulaimani, Ph.D.
Dinush Panditharathna, M.S.
Herath Senarathna, M.S.
Mona Almaghshi, M.A.
Listed below are jobs from SIU Math Alumni.
|Assistant Professor||Adrian College|
|Assistant Professor||Antioch College|
|Professor of Mathematics/Statistics||Antioch College|
|Assistant Professor (Statistician)||Appalachian State|
|Lecturer Mathematics (Statistician)||Appalachian State|
|Assistant Professor||Arizona Western|
|Corporate Credit Rish Analytic Team Leader||BB&T|
|Instructor, Mathematics||Belleville Southwester Illinois College|
|Assistant Professor||Bir Zeit University-Palestine|
|Instructor, Mathematics||Black Hawk College|
|Instructor||Bowling Green Technical College|
|Vice President||Byline Bank|
|Assistant Professor||California State University, Fresno|
|Instructor, Mathematics||Carbondale Community High School|
|Analytic Team Leader||Comprehensive Credti & Analysis Review - CCAR|
|Associate Professor||Chattanooga State Community College|
|Vice Preseident, Pricing, Strategy and Analytics Manager||Citizens Bank Mortgage Lending|
|Assistant Professor (Statistician)||College of Saint Mary|
|Assistant Professor||Coppin State University|
|Assistant Professor||Delaware State University|
|Instructor, High School||Eldorado High School|
|Instructor||Highland Community College|
|Actuarial Analyst||Illinois Mutual|
|Assistant Professor Mathematics||University of Indianapolis|
|Assistant Professor||Tougaloo College|
|Teacher||Jacksons High School Cape Girardeau, Missouri|
|Assistant Professor||John A. Logan Community College|
|Senior Actuarial Analyst||Liberty Mutual|
|Data and Analytics||Locker Dome|
|Scientist||Los Alamos National Laboratory|
|Teacher||Marion High School|
|Technical Manager||Merril Lynch-China (Ctrip.com International)|
|Midland Lutheran College, Freemont, Nebraska|
|Assistant Professor||Morgan University - Actuarial Science|
|Assistant Professor||National Chiao Tung University|
|National Profession Development Coordinator-Young People's Project|
|Contractor||New Englad Research Institute (Using Statistics and SAS)|
|Instructor, Mathematics||North Carolina|
|Data Science Manager||Occidental Petroleum Corporation|
|Actuarial Analyst||Pekin Insurance|
|Assistant Professor||Quincy University|
|Data Integration Engineer||Randstad USA|
|Math Editor||Renaissance Learning (Software and Learning service holding company)|
|Instructor, High School||Ripley, Tennessee|
|Post Doc||Sabanci University (Turkey)|
|Actuarial Associate II||Society Insurance|
|Assistant Professor||Southwestern Missouri State University|
|Assistant Professor||Southwestern University|
|St. Louis University|
|Assistant Professor||Texas A&M University Kingsville|
|Associate Professor Mathematics||University of Bahrain/Universiti Utara Malaysia|
|Senior Biostatistician||University of Iowa|
|Assistant Professor||University of Montana-Billings|
|Assistant Professor||University of Texas at Arlington|
|Lecturer||University of Toledo|
|Associate Professor (Statistician)||University of Wisconsin-Waukesha, Wisconsin|
|Assistant Professor||University of Wosconsin - Whitewater|
|Credit Analyst||US Bank|
|Senior Lecturer||Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand|
|Instructor||Western Kentucky Community and Technical College|
|Post Doc||Yale Dept of Biostatistics|