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Meet the Faculty

Douglas Burkholder

Douglas Burkholder

Professor of Mathematics, Chair of the School of Mathematics and Computing Sciences
Hickory Campus

Doug Burkholder holds his Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Iowa and his B.A. in Mathematics from McPherson College in Kansas. He joined the LR faculty in 2004 after appointments at McPherson College and Wichita State University. While at LR, Doug has taught a wide range of courses, including calculus, algebra, geometry, probability, topology, and discrete mathematics. His research interests are wide ranging, as well, with particular interest in the relationships between art and mathematics in his recent scholarship.