Betsy Yanik

Professor of Mathematics
Campus Box 4027
1 Kellogg Circle

Emporia State University
Emporia, KS 66801

Phone: 620-341-5630
Office: Science Hall 141C

Joined the department in 1990


Ph. D. Mathematics, University of Kentucky (1982)

M.S. Mathematics, University of Kentucky (1976)

B.S. Mathematics & Physics, Marshall University (1974)

Research Area

Numerical Analysis

Professional Highlights

Director of Si Se Puede STEAM outreach program
Co-director of EYF, Sonia Kovalevsky Day, Master-It, Summer Scholars STEM outreach programs
Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring
ESU Roe R. Cross Distinguished Professor
Ruth Schillinger Award
Mary Headrick Award
LA&S Excellence in Service Award, 1995-1996
Member of Phi Kappy Phi
Member of American Mathematical Society
Member of American Association of University Women
Member of Association of Women in Mathematics
Member of Kansas Association of Mathematics Teachers
Member of Mathematical Association of America
Member of National council of Teachers of Mathematics
Member of Women in Mathematics Education
Member of Women in Mathematics Network

Classes Taught

Principles of Mathematics, Precalculus, Basic Calculus, Honors Calculus, Mathematical Modeling, Abstract Algebra, College Algebra, Trigonometry, Calculus I & II, Discrete Mathematics, Linear Algebra, Number Theory, Ordinary Differential Equations, Complex Analysis, Numerical Analysis I & II, Numerical Linear Algebra, Topics in Applied Mathematics, Optimization


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