Dr. Jack Follis Dr. Jack Follis Tenured Associate Professor; Chair, Mathematics and Computer Science

Dr. Jack Follis teaches all areas of mathematics with a focus on statistics. His research areas include biological time series analysis, genetic epidemiology, statistical methods in epidemiology, epilepsy and neurological disorders, and history of mathematics.


  • Doctor of Philosophy - Biostatistics - The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (2011)
  • Master of Liberal Arts - History - University of St. Thomas (2002)
  • Master of Science - Mathematics - Texas Tech University (1999)
  • Bachelor of Arts - Math and Philosophy - University of St. Thomas (1994)

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