Alan H. Shuchat

Professor of Mathematics

Email:  ashuchat [at] wellesley [dot] edu

US Mail:  Department of Mathematics 
Wellesley College 
106 Central Street 
Wellesley, MA 02481

Office:  Science Center 368 

Phone:  (781) 283-3111 


S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1963.
M.S., University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), 1965.
Ph.D., University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), 1969.

Professional Experience:

1974-       Wellesley College
                    Professor of Mathematics since 1983
                    Associate Dean of the College, 1989-92
1971-74   Mount Holyoke College, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
1968-71   University of Toledo, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Visiting Positions:

2004-05   UMASS-BOSTON, Visiting Professor and Scientist
1984   MIT Operations Research Center, Visiting Scientist, spring
1981   Transportation Systems Center, Faculty Fellow, summer
1979-80   MIT Operations Research Center, Research Fellow

Research Interests:

I am interested in discrete mathematics, operations research, and functional analysis. My current research, with Randy Shull and Ann Trenk, involves discrepancy in partially ordered sets and interval orders.


I will be teaching in the fall semester only.

Fall 2014
Math 206     Linear Algebra
Math 220     Probability and Elementary Statistics

Syllabi and materials for my courses are available through Google Groups and Sakai at Wellesley College.

Publications and Preprints:

Mathematics Department home page.

Wellesley College home page.

Last modified May 8, 2013