Mathematics & Physical Sciences Faculty

Dr. Douglas Grenier

Associate Professor
Stratton Taylor Library, Room 105



  • Ph.D.
    University of California, San Diego
  • M.A.
    University of California, San Diego
  • B.A.
    University of California, San Diego

Professional Experience

  • 1999-Present: Associate Professor
    Rogers State University, Claremore, OK
    Organize local Mathematics Awareness Month activities. Reform of the mathematics curriculum has been a key effort. Developed new courses in Linear Algebra, Discrete Mathematics, and Math For Critical Thinking, including the online version of the latter. Completely revamped the Math Structures sequence.
  • 1997-1999: Head of Mathematics and Computer Science
    1992-1999, Assistant Professor
    University of Texas of the Permian Basin
    Led the implementation of curricular reforms for the Mathematics program. Made revisions in the Computer Science program. Developed two new courses: Complex Analysis and Cryptography. Organized local Mathematics Awareness Week activities.
  • 1995, Visiting Assistant Professor
    Arizona State University
  • 1994, Visiting Research Associate
    University of Colorado
    Duties included collaborating on mathematical research with members of their faculty, and giving several lectures in the Number Theory Seminar.
  • 1989-1992, Assistant Professor
    Johns Hopkins University
    Started the Emerging Scholars Program to increase participation and performance in math courses of minority students and others, who have historically been underrepresented among science majors.
  • 1986-1989, Instructor
    University of Texas, Austin


  • Finalist for Outstanding Teacher at Johns Hopkins University, 1991 and 1992

Research Presentations

  • Multiplicity One, the Search for the Grail at 19th Annual Automorphic Forms Workshop, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, March 2005.
  • 20 Years of Automorphic Forms at 20th Annual Automorphic Forms Workshop, University of  Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, March 2006.
  • Euler is Everywhere at MAA Oklahoma-Arkansas Sectional Meeting, Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma, March 2007.