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Associate Professor of Mathematics, Science and Mathematics Department
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Academic Honors

Recognized as the 2009 College Mathematics Teacher of the Year by WVCTM
MAA Membership [WVU 1981] [Initial membership dues and one journal paid for by WVU
Department of Mathematics]

Courses Taught

College Algebra
Developmental Mathematics
General (Liberal Arts) Mathematics
Trigonometry
Precalculus
Calculus
Statistics
Modern Algebra
College Geometry
Linear Algebra
Discrete Mathematics
History of Mathematics
Math for Teachers

Current Professional Organizations

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
West Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics (WVCTM)
Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
American Statistical Association
Chi Beta Phi
West Virginia Academy of Science (life member)

Previous Teaching Experience

Associate Professor Mathematics; Glenville State College; Glenville, WV 1996—present
Lecturer in mathematics; West Virginia University; Morgantown, WV 1981-82 academic year
Teacher (7th grade mathematics); Gassaway Middle School; Gassaway, WV 1977-80
Teacher (mathematics); Braxton County High School; Sutton, WV 1970-76

Awards

Robert Bardwell Award, Outstanding Chapter Adviser Chi Beta Phi for 2003
Robert Bardwell Award, Outstanding Chapter Adviser Chi Beta Phi for 1998
Two awards from GSC President for work with NCA Self-Study, (May 2000 and April 2003)
GSC Outstanding Student Organization Advisor for Academic Year 2002-2003 (first recipient of the award)
GSC Outstanding Faculty Award, 1992
Alumni service award, Kanawha Alumni Association (Burnsville High School), 1988

Publications

Proposer of Problem 691; The College Mathematics Journal; January 2001

J. B. Derr, G. F. Orr, Paul S. Peck; Noncommutative rings of order p4; Journal of Pure and Applied Algebra 97(1994) 109-116

J. B. Derr, Paul S. Peck; Rings with Multiple Left Unities; Communications in Algebra, 12(14); 1767-1780 (1980)

Presentations

"Finite Rings with Full Automorphism Group" (extended version); Chi Beta Phi Mini Conference; April 16, 2011; Glenville State College, Glenville, West Virginia

"Finite Rings with Full Automorphism Group" (brief version); West Virginia Academy of Science; April 2, 2011, West University Institute of Technology; Montgomery, West Virginia

"Progress Report on Determining Finite Rings with Full Automorphism Group"; West Virginia Academy of Science; March 28, 2009; Glenville, West Virginia, [Supported in part by Professional Development Funds from GSC]

"Exploring Moving Concurrency Points"; Co-presenter Professor David Kennedy of Shippensburg University; WVCTM Conference, Flatwoods, WV, March 16, 2007

"Exploring Moving Concurrency Points"; Co-presenter Professor David Kennedy of Shippensburg University; NCTM Regional Conference, October 19, 2006; Atlantic City, NJ [Supported in part by Professional Development Funds from GSC.]

"Finite Rings with Exactly Three Idempotents"; Chi Beta Phi Mini Conference; April 2, 2005, Glenville State College

"Through Mathematical Hoops: Hamiltonian Cycles"; WVCTM Conference, March 19, 2004 Flatwoods, WV; [Supported in part by Professional Development Funds from GSC]

"Ethnomathematics and Graph Theory"; WVCTM Conference; March 21, 2003, Flatwoods, WV;[Supported in part by Professional Development Funds from GSC]

"The Unique Noncommutative Ring with 1 of Order p3"; Chi Beta Phi National Conference; 1995; West Liberty, WV