Jason Joseph

Instructor of Mathematics

Morganton

Joined NCSSM in July 2023

Jason Joseph joined NCSSM in July 2023 as an Instructor of Mathematics on our Morganton campus. After completing his undergraduate degree at Bates College, he taught at Manchester Central High School in his home state of New Hampshire. He continued to teach while earning his PhD at the University of Georgia, where he was able to spend a year visiting at the Max Planck Institute of Mathematics. After that he moved to Houston, Texas, where he taught and did research as a postdoctoral instructor at Rice University. Jason has taught a variety of courses, from precalculus to linear algebra and topology. He has also mentored students at Camp Euclid and the Directed Reading Programs at Rice and UGA. He especially enjoys knot theory and connections with algebra and other fields. To unwind, Jason enjoys lifting, running, and biking. He also loves hiking with his three dogs and partner Hannah, as well as listening to music and grilling on the porch.  

BS, Mathematics, Bates College
PhD, Mathematics, University of Georgia

Mathematics

Tamar Avineri

Chair of Mathematics (Durham)

Christine Belledin

Instructor of Mathematics

Floyd Bullard ’87

Instructor of Mathematics

Beth Bumgardner

Dean of Mathematics

Matt Burich

Instructor of Mathematics

Jennifer Fisher

Instructor of Mathematics

Reed Hubbard

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Lauren Huntley

Instructor of Mathematics

Kevin Ji

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Michael Lavigne

Instructor of Mathematics

Ashley Loftis ’07

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Samantha Moore

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Ronald Patten

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Ryan Pietropaolo

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Philip Rash

Instructor of Mathematics

Michelle Rutowski

Program Associate

Hannah Schwartz

Instructor of Mathematics

Ryan Severance

Instructor of Mathematics

Amber E. Smith

Instructor of Mathematics

Bryan Stutzman ’83

Instructor of Mathematics

Ashley Tharp

Instructor of Mathematics

Veronica Vazquez Zamora

Instructor of Mathematics