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Melissa Sutherland

Associate Professor of Mathematics
South 324B
585-245-5494
sutherm@geneseo.edu

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

Melissa-Sutherland

Office Hours

  • MWF 1:30am-2:30pm or by appointment

Curriculum Vitae

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

Interests

  • Mathematics Education, Commutative Algebra, Technology

Classes

  • MATH 140: Math Concepts for Elem Educ I

    This course is intended for education majors and is designed to provide a mathematical treatment of the fundamental concepts of arithmetic, algebra, and number theory as they relate to the elementary school mathematics curriculum. 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

  • MATH 330: Abstract Algebra

    A study of the basic properties of groups, rings, and integral domains, including the fundamental theorem of group homomorphisms. The concepts basic to the development of algebraic systems are studied initially. Prerequisites: MATH 222, MATH 233, and MATH 239. Offered every semester