Barbara A. Tankersley

TitleAssociate Professor



OfficeMarteena Hall
Room: 105

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Barbara A. Tankersley


Ph D: Mathematics, Howard University, 2004

MS: Mathematics, Howard University, 2001

MS: Applied Mathematics, North Carolina A&T State University, 1998

BS: Mathematics, Paine College, 1996

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

Varatharajah,  Paramanathan  Clemence-Mkhope,  D  Oldham,  Janis  Tankersley,  Barbara  Kim,  Seong-Tae  Clemence-Mkhope,  Belinda  Cousins-Cooper,  Kathy  ( 2019).  SCALE-UP Instructional Redesign of a Calculus Course at an HBCU.  ( 1,  7,  pp. 31-44).   International Journal for Innovation Education and Research.

Varatharajah,  Paramanathan  Tankersley,  Barbara  Oldham,  Janis  Denton,  Zachary  Liu,  Liping  ( 2014).  Calculus I Workbook (Early Transcendentals).    Pearson Custom Publishing.

Woan,  Wen-Jin   Tankersley,  Barbara  ( 2007).  Exponential Generating Functions for Trees with Weighted Edges and Labeled Nodes.  ( Article 07.8.4. ,  Volume 10 ,  ).   Journal of Integer Sequences.