Department of Mathematics & Physical Sciences

Dr. Douglas Grenier

Associate Professor
Stratton Taylor Library, Room 105



  • Ph.D.
    University of California, 1986
  • M.A.
    University of California, 1985
  • B.A.
    University of California, 1982

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.