# Department of Mathematical Sciences

## Faculty Focus More Faculty

**Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences**

Ben received his B.Sc. from the Physics Department at Simon Fraser University, followed by a PhD from the Mathematics Department at Simon Fraser. After his graduation, he worked as a research assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics at Michigan State University, and a research consultant, and later the

## Faculty Focus More Faculty

**Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences**

Ben received his B.Sc. from the Physics Department at Simon Fraser University, followed by a PhD from the Mathematics Department at Simon Fraser. After his graduation, he worked as a research assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics at Michigan State University, and a research consultant, and later the

## Faculty Focus More Faculty

**David House Professor, Mathematical Sciences**

Dr. Kui Zhang holds the David House Endowed Professorship in Statistics, Data Mining, and Data Analytics at Michigan Tech. He obtained his PhD in probability and statistics from Beijing University in 1999 and joined the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Michigan Technological University as a full professor in August

## Placement

Math is a fact of life at Michigan Tech. Doing well in your math course(s) is critical to your success in future courses required for your major. To

place you in the most appropriate math course, Michigan Tech requires incoming students without qualifying AP, IB, or CLEP scores or earned college-level math credit to take an ALEKS Placement Assessment.