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Earl D Packard

Position Title: Assistant Professor and Department Chair
Department: Mathematics and Physics
Office Location: Hunter Student Development Center
Office Phone: 607-587-4271

Faculty Senate Chair, June 2017-present


Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

1992--1998     PhD: Mathematics Department

Dissertation:      Finite difference approximations for parabolic systems on grids with irregular nodes, Defense June 8, 1998

1989--1991     Mansfield University, Mansfield, PA

Bachelor of Science in Education: Mathematics Department (high honors)

1972--1976     Mansfield State College, Mansfield, PA

Bachelor of Science: Music Department

Teaching Overview: 

2003--present  Alfred State College

                         Mathematical Concepts (MATH 1024)

                         Intermediate Algebra (MATH 2003)

                         College Algebra (MATH 1033)

                         Technical Calculus I (MATH 1063)

                         Calculus I (MATH 1084)

                         College Trigonometry (MATH 2043)

                         Technical Calculus II (MATH 2074)

                         Calculus III (MATH 3104)

                         Differential Equations (MATH 4114)


2001-2003    Kutztown University of PA, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

                        Introduction to Mathematics (MAT 025)

                        Elementary Functions II (MAT 106)

                        Mathematics for Business and Information Science (MAT 121)

                        Calculus I (MAT 171)

                        Calculus III (MAT 273)

                        Differential Equations (MAT 340)


1998-2001    University of Arkansas at Monticello, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

                        Survey of Mathematics (MATH1003)

                        Trigonometry (MATH1033)

                        College Algebra (MATH1043)

                        College Algebra (MATH1043) by compressed interactive video

                         Precalculus (MATH1074)

                         Calculus I (MATH2254)

                         Calculus II (MATH2264)

                         Calculus III (MATH2274)

                         Mathematical Modelling (MATH3483)

                         Discrete Mathematics (MATH3513)

                         Differential Equations (MATH4613)

                         Distance Learning Fellow for University of Arkansas System


2003 - present  Alfred State College, Assistant Professor of Mathematics  

                          Technical Calculus Coordinator

                          Chair, Mathematics Search Committee, Spring 2004

                          Senator for Mathematics \& Physics Department, 2003 -- 2005

                          Secretary/Treasurer of Faculty Senate, 2005 to present

                          Chair, Mathematics & Physics Department, 2006 -- present

                          Search Committee for Vice President for Administrative Affairs, 2007

                          Search Committee for Senior Dir. of Student Financial Services, 2007

                          Search Committee for Admissions Counselor, 2007

2001-2003      Kutztown University of PA, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

                        Web site committee for Mathematics/Computer

                         Information Science Department

                         Industrial Advisory Board committee

                         Chair of search committee for temporary faculty in Mathematics/CIS Department

                         Representative to APSCUF Rep Council for Mathematics/Computer Information Science Department

                         BS in Mathematics revision committee for Mathematics/CIS Department

                        Mathematics/CIS representative to Web Registration Advisory Task Force

                        Proctor for Mathematics placement tests

1998-2001   University of Arkansas at Monticello, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

                       Academic Appeals

                       Program Review

                       General Education Review

Honors and Awards: 

1997                Nominated to Who's Who in American Colleges

2005                Dean's Recognition Award at Alfred State College