Home page of Scott Dillery
Welcome to the
my home page and to the Mathematics Program at Lindsey Wilson College. I came to Lindsey
because of its mission, its intimate atmosphere and its potential
to have a large impact on the region. I am in my sixth year
as a part of the Mathematics Program. Prior to joining Lindsey, I
spent six years in academia, five-and-a-half years in graduate school,
six years in industry and consulting and a year in the nonprofit
sector. Adding these up, I must be about 25. You can tell from my picture, if
I'm right, it's been a really hard 25 years.
Currently, I am co-division chair of Mathematics & Natural Sciences and program chair
of Mathematics. My professional goals at the moment are to work toward making mathematics
more accessible to all and to aid in creating a culture of
numeracy. My academic
interests are in numerical approximation and optimization modeling.
We seem to learn better if we feel better, so
I also believe a healthy lifestyle and exercise should be lifelong
endeavors. I am an advocate for athletics programs as part of
the education experience and enjoy participating in paddling
events and the
Please follow the links in the left column if you wish to
contact me, learn more about the courses I am teaching,
learn more about my professional activities, or learn more
about my recreational activities.