Office Hours

  • MWF 1:30-2:30 or by appointment
 

interests

Mathematics Education, Technology, Commutative Algebra

 

Melissa Sutherland

Associate Professor of

Mathematics

South 324B
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
585-245-5494
sutherm@geneseo.edu

Melissa Sutherland has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2001.

Faculty Information

Education

  • B.A., State University of New York at Geneseo, 1992
  • M.A. (1994), Ph.D. (1998), State University of New York at Albany

Affiliations

  • NCTM
  • AMTNYS
My Classes

Math 239:
Intro to Mathematical Proof

    The course will provide an introduction to the language of advanced mathematics and to mathematical proof. It will emphasize rigorous argument and the practice of proof in various mathematical contexts. Topics will include logic, set theory, cardinality, methods of proof, and induction. Other mathematical topics chosen at the discretion of the instructor will be included as material through which proving skills will be honed. Prerequisites: MATH 222 or permission of the department. Offered every semester

Math 221:
R/Calculus I

    Topics studied are limits and continuity; derivatives and antiderivatives of the algebraic and trigonometric functions; the definite integral; and the fundamental theorem of the calculus. Prerequisites: MATH 112 or Precalculus with trigonometry or the equivalent. Offered every semester

Educ* 340:
Supervision of Middle School Math Student Teaching

    Educ* 350:
    Supervision of High School Math Student Teaching