Courtney Taylor

  • Professor of mathematics at Anderson University
  • Author of an open-access text on abstract algebra


Courtney K. Taylor is a former writer for ThoughtCo. He has taught mathematics at the college level since 2002. Taylor is a professor of mathematics and chair of the mathematics department at Anderson University, where he also leads the university's research experience projects. One of his research projects involves using statistics to determine the shape of real-world high-dimensional data sets.


Taylor received his B.A. in mathematics, physics, and chemistry from Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana. He earned Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in mathematics at Purdue University.


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