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Dr. Joan Wyzkoski Weiss

Professor Mathematics
weiss@fairfield.edu
o: Bannow Science Center Rm GR-1
p: x2456

 

Honors

  • Sigma Xi, Science Resreach Honor Society, 2005.
  • Pi Mu Epsilon Chapter Advisor and Permanent Faculty Correspondent, 1986--.
  • Pi Mu Epsilon CT Gamma Chapter, Fairfield University - Charter Member, 1986.
  • The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, 1978.
  • Pi Mu Epsilon, Mathematics Honorary, PA Epsilon Chapter, 1971.

Awards

  • 2008 Editorial Excellence Award. "Mathematics and Computer Education."
  • Excellence in Teaching Award for 1975, University of Delaware, 1975.

Grants

  • “Actuarial Education”. Research Grant, Fairfield University. 2005.
  • “Applying Absorbing Markov Chains to Baseball”. Fairfield University Summer Research Grant. 2004.
  • “Cost Effective Uses of Technology in Mathematics and Economics”. Davis Educational Foundation. 1999.
  • “Parallel Computing” attended a two-week “Parallel Computing for Undergraduate Faculty”. Colgate University. 1998.
  • Air Force Office of Scientific Research Summer Faculty Research Fellowship. Weapons Laboratory, Kirtland AFB, Albuquerque, NM. 1987.
  • Navy/American Society for Engineering Education Summer faculty Research Fellowship. David Taylor Naval Ship Research and Development Center, Bethesda, MD. 1985.
  • NASA/American Society for Engineering Education Summer Research Fellowship. Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX. 1983 and 1984.