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### Dr. Jonathan Ramey

Professor
of Mathematics

Department Chair

Dr. Jonathan Ramey chose Cumberland College, his hometown college, as the best place to begin his higher education in mathematics, earning a B.A. in 1987. He continued his education at Vanderbilt University, earning an M.A. in Mathematics in 1989. He joined the Cumberland College faculty in 1991 while pursuing a Ph.D. in Graph Theory at Vanderbilt, which he completed in 1994.

Dr. Ramey is a member of the Mathematical Association of America, the American Mathematical Society, and Kappa Mu Epsilon, the mathematics honor society. He has been recognized in *Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers*, and he recently taught the course, Isaac Newton: Mathematician and Scientist, in London, England, as part of a summer program that enrolls students from all over the United States.

**Courses Taught**

- MATH 132 College Algebra
- MATH 140 Calculus I
- MATH 211 Numerical Techniques
- MATH 240 Calculus II
- MATH 241Calculus III
- MATH 335 Introduction to Probability and Statistics
- MATH 430 Differential Equations
- MATH 431 Abstract Algebra
- MATH 433 Discrete Mathematics

**Publications and Presentations**

Yair Caro, M. N. Ellingham, J. E. Ramey, "Maximal independent sets of uniform weight and well-covered graphs," SIAM Journal of Discrete Mathematics, 11(1998) 644-654.