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EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION            

1988-1991       Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University

                        Dissertation: The Generalized Linear Complementarity Problem and its Applications

1985-87           M. S., Mathematics,Howard University, Washington, D. C.

1978-82           B. Sc., Math/Statistics (First Class Honors), University of Calabar, Nigeria

 

RESEARCH AND INTEREST

  • Operations research-Mathematical Programming—Complementarity Problems
  • Linear Algebra and its Applications
  • Input-Output Economic Models and Choice of Technology
  • Pollution Control Models
  • Technology in Education; Teaching Using the Internet  
  • Problem solving Methodology

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Chattanooga Area Mathematics Teachers Association
  • International Linear Algebra Society
  • National Association of Mathematicians
  • Decision Sciences Institute

 PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE    

2001 -              University of Chattanooga Foundation Professor of Mathematics, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

1996- 2001      University of Chattanooga Foundation Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

1994-1996       University of Chattanooga Foundation Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

1991-1994      Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

1988-1991       Graduate Teaching Assistant, Clemson University.

1985-1988      Instructor, Howard University.    

1986-1988      Instructor, University of the District of Columbia Lorton Prison College Program, Lorton, Virginia.

1984-19985     Instructor, University of Cross River State (Now University of Uyo), Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

 

SERVICE RELATING TO PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE

University Committees

  1. Chair, Faculty Development Committee, 2012-2013.
  2. Member, Honors Committee, 2011-12.
  3. Member, Honors Committee, 2010-11.
  4. Chair, UTC Appeal Committee on Evaluation and Development by Objectives, 2005-06.
  5. Member; University Committee on Faculty Rating of Administration, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1999-2001, 2006—08.
  6. Member: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (Accreditation Agency) Committee on Institutional Effectiveness, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 1998—2001.
  7. Member; University Ad Hoc Committee on Faculty Development Grant, 19997-98.
  8. Member; Part time faculty Committee, 1996-97, 1997-98.
  9. Member; Faculty council, 1993-94, 1994-95.
  10. Member; Faculty Research Committee, 192-93, 1993-94.

 

Department Committees

  1. Member, Curriculum Committee, 2010—11.
  2. Member, Academic Awards Committee, 2010—11.
  3. Member, Freshman Award Committee, 2010—11.
  4. Member, Chair of Excellence Committee, 2006—08.
  5. Member, Graduate Program Curriculum Committee, 2005-08.
  6. Chair; Rank, Tenure, and Reappointment Committee, 2005-06.
  7. Member, Faculty Recruitment Committee, 2005/06
  8. Member; Technology Committee, 1993-94, 1997-98, 2004-05, 2005-06.
  9. Chair/member; Text book selection or curriculum committees.
  10. Member; Ad Hoc Committee on AMS Meeting in Chattanooga, 2000-01.
  11. Member; Department Colloquium Committee, 2000-2001.
  12. Member; Library Committee, 1993-94, 1999-2000.
  13. Member; Computer Committee, 1993-94.
  14. Member; Curriculum Committee, 1992-93.
  15. Member; Testing Committee, 1994—97.
  16. Member; Student Relations Committee, 1994—97.

 

Extra Curricula Activities

1. President, Chattermasters Toastmaster Club of Chattanooga, 2002—03.

2. Area 32 Governor, Toastmaster International, 2003—04.

 

EDIT AND REVIEW FOR THE FOLLOWING ORGANIZATIONS

  1. Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics
  2. Prentice Hall
  3. Southeast Decision Sciences
  4. Computers and Mathematics with Applications
  5. European Journal of Operational Research
  6. National Science Foundation Career proposals
  7. McGraw-Hill
  8. Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications. Spring 2004.
  9. Southeastern Chapter of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management sciences,
  10. Addison Wesley
  11. County School System (Acceptable Use Policy)
  12. Reviewed student Thesis for Clemson University
  13. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications
  14. Decision Sciences Institute.
  15. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
  16. International Journal of Optimization.
  17. Optimization Methods and Software.
  18. Letters of Applied Math.
  19. Journal of Global Optimization.

 

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