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Barbara A Tankersley

Associate Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
College
College of Science and Technology

Department
Mathematics

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

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