Dr. Gavin Waters
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Me
Missouri in the Fall
New York in the Spring
Ireland in the Summer
Interests
Coding for life
Using mathematics and computers to make life more understandable, more usable and make decisions based upon data.
Math Education
To make pedagogical changes based upon data. To help students navigate their degree choices, to allow students be more successful.
Applied Mathematics
To apply mathematics to everyday life, to comprehend and conceptualize the applications of theoretical mathematics.
Jupyter
To make use of present technological advances to illustrate the power of modern mathematical computing via notebooks
Courses
Choose from a course below
 MAT 099:02
 Supp Instruction for Success
 Spring 2017
 Days: MW
 Times: 10:0010:50
 Room Agenstein 326

Materials

 MAT 217:01
 Mathematics and Technology
 Spring 2017
 Days: MWF
 Times: 9:009:50
 Room Agenstein 127

Materials

Links
Placement @ MWSU
Mathematics Placement Exam
Here you will find all of the resources necessary to complete the MPE
WeBWorK @ MWSU
Webwork Resources @ MWSU
Here you will find all of the courses presently being offered using WeBWoRK here at MWSU
Jupyter @ Anaconda
Ipython/Jupyter Package Manager
"Conda" is a prepackaged notebook manager. Download this to get started
Ipython @ Github
Ipython/Jupyter Resources
A beautiful collection of ready made python notebooks on DataScience
Why be a Math Major
Resources from Duke University
A beautiful collection of ready made python notebooks on DataScience
Wolfram Alpha
Ready to cheat?
Wolfram Alpha, is a great yet dangerous resource. Use with Care
MAA Careers
What type of Jobs can you get?
The Mathematical Association of America, career page
Contact Information
Thoughts and Musings
Python Advanced: Basic Pandas