Curriculum Vitae



Current position:

Professor of Mathematics, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459-0128

Office: 203-685-2192; FAX: 203-685-2571




A.B.,1966, Randolph-Macon Woman's College

Ph.D.,1971, Mathematics, Yale University


Visiting positions:

University of Erlangen-Nurenberg (1971-72), Yale University (1972-73,1977-78, Fall 1981), Institute for Advanced Study-Princeton (Spring 1982,1985-86), Rutgers University (1985-86), Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (1989-90, 1998), University of Paris VII (Spring 1994).


Research area:

Mathematical logic (specifically, model theoretic algebra).


Selected professional activities:


American Mathematical Society: Member of Council (1987-90), Nominating Committee (1992-95, Chair 1993-4), Employment Task Force (1991-92); Satter Prize Committee (1994- ), Chair (97-99).

Association for Symbolic Logic: Chair, Membership Committee (1985-90), Member, Executive Committee (1998- ). Chair, Program Committee for

Logic Colloquium 2000, July 2000, Paris.

Association for Women in Mathematics: President (1991-1993)

Connecticut Logic Seminar: Co-organizer (1974- )

Mathematics Association of America: Member, Committee on Undergraduate Program in Mathematics (1988-1991), Chauvenet Prize Committee (1994-6).

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (Berkeley), Deputy Director, 1996-97; Co-chair of organizing committee, Model Theory of Fields (Spring 1998).

National Science Foundation: Program Officer for Foundations, Division of Mathematical Sciences (1994-96); Member, Mathematical and Physical Sciences Advisory Committee, 1997- ).

Educational Testing Services: Member, GRE panel, subject test in mathematics. 1996- ).

Science Talent Search (formerly Westinghouse, now Intel): Judge, (1991- ).


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