Joe P. Chen's Teaching Page

Current Teaching | Past Teaching | Probability Teaching | Actuarial advising

July 2017: A lecture on electric network reduction and Thomson's principle at Universität Bielefeld, Germany, based on these two papers.

Current teaching (at Colgate)

MATH 163 A: Calculus III (Fall 2017).

MATH 214 A/B: Linear Algebra (Fall 2017).

Past teaching

Probability teaching

My handcrafted creations of probability problems

I taught the Honors version of MATH 3160 (to be renamed MATH 3165 in 2017) in Spring 2015 and Fall 2015.
For a history of Honors probability at UConn, see my report [pdf].

Tom Roby and I recorded Lightboard video lectures for MATH 3160 in Fall 2015, with the assistance of the Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning. UConn affiliates can access the video catalog using their NetIDs and passwords. If you are not a UConn affiliate and wish to access the videos, please contact me or Tom.

Actuarial advising

Since Fall 2016 I have served as the actuarial exam advisor for Colgate undergrads.

What is an actuary?

Exam info: Probability & Financial Math.

Please don't hesitate to contact me if you want to learn more details.

My Exam P impressions + advice (November 2016).

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