Department of Mathematics

West Chester University

Mathematics Information
Office: Room 101
25 University Avenue
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone (610) 436-2440
Fax (610) 738-0578
Email: Department Chair


Rosemary Sullivan

Assistant Professor

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Contact Information:

Office: UNA 128
Phone: 610-430-4418
Fax:610-738-0578
Email: rsullivan@wcupa.edu

Education:

  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, Lehigh University
  • M.S. in Mathematics, Lehigh University
  • B.S. in Mathematics, Pennsylvania State University

Research Interests:

  • Geometric Probability

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Professor at West Chester University (2008 – Present)
  • Adjunct at West Chester University (2002 – 2008)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor at Widener University (1997 – 2002)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor at Muhlenberg College (1996 – 1997)

Selected Publications:

  • R. Sullivan and N. Watling. Independent Divisibility Pairs on the Set of Integers from 1 to N, INTEGERS, Volume 13, A65, 2013.
  • B. Eisenberg and R. Sullivan. A Modification of Sylvester’s Four Point Problem, Mathematics Magazine, Volume 84, 173 – 184, June 2011.
  • B. Eisenberg and R. Sullivan. Why is the Sum of Independent Normal Random Variables Normal?, Mathematics Magazine, Volume 81, 362 – 366, December 2008.
  • B. Eisenberg and R. Sullivan. The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus in Two Dimensions, The American Mathematical Monthly, Volume 109, 806 – 817, November 2002.
  • B. Eisenberg and R. Sullivan. Crofton's Differential Equation, The American Mathematical Monthly, Volume 107, 129 – 139, February 2000.

Selected Talks:

  • Independent Divisibility Pairs on the Set of Integers from 1 to N, MAA MathFest, Hartford CT July 31 - Aug 3, 2013
  • A Modification of Sylvester’s Four Point Problem, MAA MathFest, Pittsburgh PA Aug 5 - 7, 2010
  • Crofton's Theorem and Random Triangles, Shippensburg University, April 1998