### Professor of Mathematics

### Education

Ph.D., Mathematics, Purdue University

M.S., Mathematics, Purdue University

B.A., Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry, Anderson University

### Introduction

- Professor of Mathematics, Anderson University
- Author of "An Introduction to Abstract Algebra"

### Experience

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

Dr. Taylor is the author of "An Introduction to Abstract Algebra," an open-access e-book.

### Education

Taylor received his B.A. in mathematics, physics, and chemistry from Anderson University. He earned his M.S. and Ph.D. in mathematics from Purdue University.

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