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Robert Vance

Adjunct Professor
Robert teaches math courses with an emphasis on Probability Theory, Statistics, and Actuarial Science.

Biography

 

Robert teaches Probability for majors in Mathematics and Financial Mathematics for Actuarial Science students (and has passed even some of the actuary exams himself).  He also teaches Applied Statistics for students in Business and Management majors and is developing an online version of the course as well.

 

In the past at Simpson, he has taught other math courses from Calculus to Complex Analysis and has led student research in the field of Mathematical Billiards, a subject of particular interest to him.

 

Expertise

 

Dynamical Systems

Probability and Statistics

Real and Complex Analysis

 

Credentials

 

MA in Mathematics, Rice University, 2011

BA in Mathematics, Austin College, 2008