Detailed Information for Terry McDonald

Dr. Terry McDonald 
Mathematics
 » Associate Professor
Office Location
Bolin Hall 113B 
Phone
Voice: (940) 397-4404
Fax: (940) 397-4442
 
 

Contact Information

terry.mcdonald@mwsu.edu

My Websites

http://faculty.mwsu.edu/math/terry.mcdonald

Interests

Algebraic geometry, commutative algebra, homological algebra and computational algebra.

Mathematics education.


Course Information

  Semester Course #    Section Course Name Location Days / Times
Details Fall 2014 4033  170  Foundations of Discrete Mathematics    Bolin Hall 314

Lectures: MW 4:00-5:20PM --- Bolin Hall 314

Details Fall 2014 1734  102  Calculus II    Bolin Hall BO 312

Lectures: M 12:00 – 12:50PM --- Bolin Hall 312

               TR 11:00AM – 12:20PM --- Bolin Hall 312 

Details Fall 2014 1534  101  Precalculus    Bolin Hall 311

Lectures: MF 9:00 – 9:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 311

               TR 9:30 – 10:20 AM --- Bolin Hall 311

Details Summer I 2014 1634  301  Calculus I    Bolin Hall 213

Lectures: MTWR 9:30AM – 12:10PM --- Bolin Hall 213

Details Spring 2014 3133  270  Foundations of Geometry    Bolin Hall 311

Lectures: MW 4:00 – 5:20 PM --- Bolin Hall 311

 

Details Spring 2014 1634  203  Calculus I    Bolin Hall 309

Lectures: MF 11:00 – 11:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 309

                W 11:00AM – 12:50 PM --- Bolin Hall 309

Details Spring 2014 1233  209  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 311

Lectures: TR 12:30 – 1:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 311

Details Spring 2014 1233  207  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 314

Lectures: TR 9:30 – 10:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 314

Details Fall 2013 4033  170  Foundations of Discrete Mathematics    Bolin Hall 209

Lectures: MW 4:00-5:20PM --- Bolin Hall 209

Details Fall 2013 2033  101  Structure of the Number System I    Bolin Hall 101

Lectures: MWF 9:00-9:50AM --- Bolin Hall 101

Details Fall 2013 1734  102  Calculus II    Bolin Hall BO 127

Lectures: M 1:00 – 1:50PM --- Bolin Hall 127

               TR 12:30 – 1:50PM --- Bolin Hall 127 

Details Fall 2013 1233  105  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 314

Lectures: MWF 11:00 – 11:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 314

Details Summer II 2013 1734  401  Calculus II    Bolin Hall 312

Lectures: MTWR 9:30AM – 12:10PM --- Bolin Hall 312

Details Spring 2013 3123  270  Concepts of Geometry    Bolin Hall 312

MW 4:00-5:20 --- Bolin Hall 312

Details Spring 2013 2033  201  Structure of the Number System I    Bolin Hall 101

MWF 12:00-12:50PM --- Bolin Hall 101

Details Spring 2013 1233  207  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 309

TR 8:00 – 9:20 AM --- Bolin Hall 309

Details Spring 2013 1233  209  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 304

TR 11:00AM – 12:20 PM --- Bolin Hall 304

Details Fall 2012 3113  180  Techniques in Problem Solving    Bolin Hall 213

Lectures: TR 4:00 – 5:20 PM --- Bolin Hall 213

Details Fall 2012 2043  101  Structure of the Number System II    Bolin Hall 101

Lectures: TR 9:30-10:50AM --- Bolin Hall 101

Details Fall 2012 1233  104  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 309

Lectures: MWF 9:00 – 9:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 309

Details Fall 2012 1233  107  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 209

Lectures: MWF 11:00 – 11:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 209

Details Summer II 2012 2043  401  Structure of the Number System II    Bolin Hall 101

MTWR 10:10AM-12:10PM --- Bolin Hall 101

Details Spring 2012 3123  270  Concepts of Geometry    Bolin Hall 213

Lectures: MW 4:00-5:20 --- Bolin Hall 213

Details Spring 2012 2043  201  Structure of the Number System II    Bolin Hall 101

Lectures: TR 9:30-10:50AM --- Bolin Hall 101

Details Spring 2012 1233  204  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 311

Lectures: MWF 11:00 – 11:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 311

Details Spring 2012 1233  205  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 101

Lectures: MWF 12:00 – 12:50 AM --- Bolin Hall 101

Details Fall 2011 3113  170  Techniques in Problem Solving    Bolin Hall 213

MW 4:00-5:20PM

Details Fall 2011 1734  101  Calculus II    Bolin Hall 212

M 8:00 – 8:50 AM   

TR 8:00 – 9:20 AM

Details Fall 2011 1233  105  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 311

MWF 11:00 – 11:50 AM

Details Fall 2011 1233  103  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 312

MWF 9:00 – 9:50 AM

Details Summer I 2011 MATH 2033  301  Structure of the Number System I    Bolin Hall BO 101

MTWR 10:10AM - 12:10PM

Details Spring 2011 4033  280  Foundations of Discrete MAthematics    Bolin Hall 312

TR 4:00-5:20PM

Details Spring 2011 1433  201  Plane Trigonometry    Bolin Hall 101

MWF 12:00-12:50PM

Details Spring 2011 1233  204  College Algebra    Bolin Hall 312

MWF 11:00 – 11:50 AM

Details Fall 2010 3113  170  Techniques in Problem Solving    Bolin Hall 213

MW 4:00-5:20PM

Details Fall 2010 1634  102  Calculus I    Bolin Hall 101

MTRF 10:00-10:50AM

Details Fall 2010 1534  103  Precalculus    Bolin Hall 212

MTWR 1:00 - 1:50PM

Details   1634  203  MATH     



Education Background

Institution Degree    Graduation Date
University of Texas at Tyler B.S in Mathematics May 15 1999 12:00AM 
Texas A&M University M.S. in Mathematics May 15 2002 12:00AM 
Texas A&M University Ph.D. in Mathematics May 15 2006 12:00AM 



Employment Background

Institution Position Start Date / End Date
 Tyler ISD, Tyler, TX  Mathematics Teacher  1999-08-01  2000-07-31
 Texas A&M University  Teaching and Research Assistant, Mathematics  2000-08-01  2006-05-15
 Midwestern State University  Assistant Professor of Mathematics  2006-08-01  2012-07-31
 Midwestern State University  Associate Professor of Mathematics  2012-08-01  



Research and Publications

T. McDonald and H. Schenck, "Piecewise Polynomials on Polyhedral Complexes," Advances in Applied Mathematics, Vol. 42, Issue 1, (2009), 82-93.

T. McDonald, "Splines with Boundary Conditions," Computers and Mathematics with Applications, Vol. 54, Issue 9-10, (2007), 1234-1239. 

2009-2011 Teacher Quality Grant, joint with: Dawn Slavens and Connie Richardson, $275,000

2008-2009 Teacher Quality Grant, joint with: Dawn Slavens, $87,000

2007-2008 Teacher Quality Grant, joint with: Dawn Slavens, Mary Ann Coe and Connie Richardson, $87,000