Meredith L. Greer
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Hathorn Hall, Room 205
Meredith Greer is in the Bates Mathematics Department and currently chairs the Digital and Computational Studies program. She teaches courses including Mathematical Models in Biology, Agent-Based Modeling with NetLogo, Calculus, Mathematics Across the Sciences, Introduction to Abstraction, Real Analysis, Senior Seminar, and more. Research projects have included the spread of H1N1 influenza and mumps on college campuses; conspiracy theory modeling; oscillation in historical smallpox data; effects of Gloeotrichia echinulata on lake eutrophication; dynamics of softball pitching; prion proliferation; collaborations between mathematics and other courses (including rhetoric and biology) for student engagement and new understandings; a course on precalculus-level mathematics topics motivated by scientific applications; and development of math epidemiology teaching materials for undergraduates.