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Earl D. Packard

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

EDUCATION:           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