Experts Guide — Mathematics

Mathematical logic — Foundations and computability theory
Alex McAllister

Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Notre Dame University

Research interests in mathematical logic and foundations and computability theory. Articles published in Archive for Mathematical Logic and the Journal of Symbolic Logic.



Systems analysis — Programming language — Women and computing — Applied mathematics — Design of algorithms
Christine Shannon

Haggin Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
B.S., Marygrove College; M.S., Ph.D. (mathematics), Purdue University;
M.S. (computer science), University of Kentucky

A classically trained mathematician who returned to graduate school for advanced study in computer science. Teaching and research interests in systems analysis and operations research, as well as functional analysis, applied mathematics, and the design of algorithms. Regularly collaborates with students in research, including recent project investigating data trees. Articles in academic journals including the Pacific Journal of Mathematics and the Houston Journal of Mathematics.