**Tenured and Tenure-track Faculty**

**Qingying Bu**

**Professor**

Ph.D., Kent State University, 2002

Functional Analysis

Hume 314 | 662-915-7437 | qbu@olemiss.edu

**Jeremy Clark**

**Associate Professor**

Ph.D., University of California, Davis, 2007

Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes, Mathematical Physics

Hume 306 | 662-915-7065 | jeremy@olemiss.edu

**Xin Dang**

**Professor**

Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas, 2005

Statistics

Hume 315 | 662-915-7409 | xdang@olemiss.edu

**Jerry Dwyer**

**Professor and Director of the Center for Science and Technology Innovation**

Ph.D., University College Cork, 1986

Applied Math

Hume 227 | 662-915-4025 | jfdwyer@olemiss.edu

**Ayla Gafni**

**Assistant Professor**

Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2016

Analytic Number Theory, Harmonic Analysis

Hume 327 | 662-915-7422 | argafni@olemiss.edu

**Saša Kocić**

**Associate Professor**

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2006

Dynamical Systems

Hume 312 | 662-915-7582 | skocic@olemiss.edu

**Thái Hoàng Lê**

**Associate Professor**

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2010

Analytic Number Theory, Additive Combinatorics

Hume 320 | 662-915-7071 | leth@olemiss.edu

Samuel Lisi

**Associate Professor**

Ph.D., Courant Institute (New York University), 2006

Symplectic topology, Hamiltonian dynamical systems

Hume 318 | 662-915-3889 | stlisi@olemiss.edu

Martial Longla

**Associate Professor**

Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2013

Statistics

Hume 308 | 662-915-7436 | mlongla@olemiss.edu

**Micah B. Milinovich**

**Professor**

Ph.D., University of Rochester, 2008

Analytic Number Theory

Hume 304 | 662-915-8872 | mbmilino@olemiss.edu

**Erwin Miña Díaz**

**Associate Professor**

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2006

Orthogonal Polynomials, Approximation Theory

Hume 317 | 662-915-1204 | minadiaz@olemiss.edu

**Dao Nguyen**

**Assistant Professor**

Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2016

Statistics

Hume 322 | 662-915-7071 | dxnguyen@olemiss.edu

**Talmage James Reid**

**Professor and Chair**

Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1988

Matroid Theory

Hume 305 B | 662-915-7071 | mmreid@olemiss.edu

**Hailin Sang**

**Associate Professor**

Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 2008

Statistics

Hume 325 | 662-915-7398 | sang@olemiss.edu

**Laura Sheppardson**

**Associate Professor and Associate Chair**

Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2003

Graph Theory

Hume 305 | 662-915-1463 | sheppard@olemiss.edu

**Sandra Spiroff**

**Professor and Assistant Dean of the Graduate School**

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2003

Commutative Algebra

207 Graduate School | 662-915-7474 | spiroff@olemiss.edu

**Bing Wei**

**Professor** and **Graduate Program Coordinator**

Ph.D., Technical University of Berlin, 1992

Graph Theory, Combinatorics

Hume 310 | 662-915-1250 | bwei@olemiss.edu

**Haidong Wu**

**Professor**

Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1994

Matroid Theory and Graph Theory

Hume 316 | 662-915-7416 | hwu@olemiss.edu

**Instructional Faculty**

**Michael Azlin**

**Lecturer**

M.S., University of Mississippi, 2011

Hume 218 | 662-915-7071 | mwazlin@olemiss.edu

**Kim Cayson**

**Instructor**

M.A., University of Mississippi, 1999

Hume 231 | 662-915-7071 | kbcayson@olemiss.edu

**Erica Paige Gillentine**

**Instructional Assistant Professor**

Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 2013

Jackson Center Q15 | 662-915-6621 | epgillen@olemiss.edu

**Cody Harville**

**Lecturer**

M.S., University of Mississippi, 2010

Hume 226 | 662-915-7071 | cjharvil@olemiss.edu

**Kayla Harville**

**Lecturer** and **Director of Freshman Mathematics**

Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 2013

Hume 305 C | 662-915-7410 | kdharvil@olemiss.edu

**Kelvin Holmes**

**Lecturer**

M.S., University of Mississippi, 2013

Hume 222 | 662-915-7071 | kmholmes@olemiss.edu

**Robert Hunt**

**Senior Lecturer** and **Mathematics Lab Administrator**

M.S., University of Mississippi, 2003

Jackson Center A04 | 662-915-2381 | rhunt@olemiss.edu

**Julie Jones**

**Senior Lecturer**

M.S., University of Mississippi, 1992

Hume 224 | 662-915-5309 | jkjones@olemiss.edu

**Sooyeon Lee**

**Instructional Assistant Professor **

Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 2018

Hume 329 | 662-915-7071 | slee27@olemiss.edu

**Hope Menzel**

**Instructor**

M.S., Mississippi State University, 2000

Hume 311 | 662-915-5326 | hcmenzel@olemiss.edu

**Ginger Newsom**

**Lecturer**

M.S., University of Mississippi, 1994

Hume 214 | 662-915-7071 | vhnewsom@olemiss.edu

**Lanzhen Song**

**Lecturer**

Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 2009

Hume 204 | 662-915-8872 | lsong@olemiss.edu

**Jon-Michael Wimberly**

**Lecturer**

M.S., University of Mississippi, 2011

Hume 220 | 662-915-7071 | jwimberl@olemiss.edu

**Qin Zhang**

**Lecturer**

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Rochester, 2008

Hume 216 | 662-915-7071 | qzhang@olemiss.edu

**Visiting Faculty**

**Xueming Hui**

**Visiting Assistant Professor**

Ph.D., Brigham Young University, 2023

Low-dimensional Topology, Dynamical Systems, Braid Group, Knot Theory

Hume 337 | 662-915-7071 | xhui@olemiss.edu

**Jiseong Kim**

**Visiting Assistant Professor**

Ph.D., University at Buffalo, 2023

Analytic Number Theory

Hume 335 | 662-915-7071 | jkim51@olemiss.edu

**Chao Liu**

**Visiting Assistant Professor**

Ph.D., Nankai University, 2018

Combinatorial Number Theory, Additive Combinatorics, Extremal Combinatorics

Hume 333 | 662-915-7071 | cliu3@olemiss.edu

**Emeriti Faculty**

**Gerard Buskes**

**Professor**

Ph.D., University of Nijmegen, 1983

Functional Analysis

mmbuskes@olemiss.edu

**Donald Cole**

Associate Professor Emeritus, former Assistant Provost and Assistant to the Chancellor for Multicultural Affairs

Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 1985

Partial Differential Equations

dcole@olemiss.edu

**Iwo Labuda**

Chair Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

Ph.D., Mathematical Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw 1974; Habilitation, Warsaw, 1978

Functional Analysis and Topology

mmlabuda@olemiss.edu

**Glenn Hopkins**

Professor Emeritus, former Chair of Mathematics and Dean of the CLA

Ph.D., Purdue University, 1977

Graph Theory

ghopkins@olemiss.edu

**William Staton**

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of Houston, 1978

Graph Theory and Combinatorics

mmstaton@olemiss.edu

**Alan Paterson**

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., Edinburgh, 1969

Functional Analysis

mmap@olemiss.edu

**Eldon Miller**

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of Alabama, 1966

Complex Analysis

emiller@olemiss.edu

**Charles Alexander**

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of Kansas, 1968

Delta RSI Project

ccalex@olemiss.edu