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Barbara A Tankersley

Associate Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Contact
Marteena Hall 105
Education
Ph.D.Mathematics / Howard University
M.S.Applied Mathematics / North Carolina A&T State University
B.S.Mathematics / Paine College
M.S.Mathematics / Howard University

Bio

Barbara Tankersley is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, where she teaches mathematics primarily to STEM majors, and fulfills a number of leadership roles. She is the Advisement and Retention Coordinator for the Department of Mathematics. She remains actively involved with Student-Centered Learning Environment with Upside-Down Pedagogies (SCALE-UP) implementation and instruction in Calculus I for STEM majors. She was a 2015-2016 ADVANCE IT Scholar.

Research Interests

My research interests are Enumerative Combinatorics and Mathematics Education Research. I am actively involved with the Student-Centered Learning Environment with Upside-Down Pedagogies (SCALE-UP) implementation and instruction in Calculus I for STEM majors.

Recent Publications

  • Paramanathan Varatharajah, Seong-Tae Kim, Janis Oldham, Kathy Cousins-Cooper, Barbara Tankersley, Belinda Clemence-Mkhope, D Clemence-Mkhope (2019). (SCALE-UP Instructional Redesign of a Calculus Course at an HBCU). (1) 7, pp. 31-44 ). International Journal for Innovation Education and Research.
  • Paramanathan Varatharajah, Barbara Tankersley, Janis Oldham, Zachary Denton, Liping Liu, Barbara Tankersley, Janis Oldham, Zachary Denton, Liping Liu, Paramanathan Varatharajah (2014). (Calculus I Workbook (Early Transcendentals)). ). Pearson Custom Publishing.
  • Wen-Jin Woan, Barbara Tankersley, Wen-Jin Woan, Barbara Tankersley (2007). (Exponential Generating Functions for Trees with Weighted Edges and Labeled Nodes). (Article 07.8.4. ) Volume 10 , ). Journal of Integer Sequences.