1993-1995 - Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Applied Mathematics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles,
1993 - Ph.D.,
Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
1988 - Bachelor
of Science, Physics, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA
8/05-Present - Associate Professor--Department of Mathematics, Brigham Young University
8/00-8/05 - Assistant Professor--Department of Mathematics, Brigham Young University
8/97-8/00 - Visiting Assistant Professor--Department of Mathematics, Brigham Young University
3/96-8/97 - Research Associate, Mathematics Instructor--Arizona Center for Mathematical Sciences, University of Arizona
7/93-7/95 - Research Associate--Department of Statistical Physics, Plasmas and Nonlinear Optics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles
8/89-5/93 - Research Assistant--Optical Sciences Center, University of Arizona
Mandarin Chinese: Speak and read with proficiency
Spanish: Read and write with moderate proficiency
Taught English free-of-charge to native Mandarin Chinese speakers in various cities in northern Taiwan from August 1983 to June of 1985. All funds required for this enterprise (e.g. to travel to and from Taiwan, and to live there) were wholly supplied from personal resources.
Coached Olympic-style Weightlifting to an innumerable company
of undergraduates over the years since coming to BYU in 1998. Many of my athletes
hold, or have held, various Utah State records. Founder of Utah's "Dynamo
Sports Club" (see http://www.msbn.tv/usavision/displaypage.
px?id=727 under UTAH).