Welcome to the home page of Dan Kalman

Michael Starbird I am a math professor emeritus (ie. retired) at American University.   The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has a lot to offer students in mathematics and statistics, at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Prospective students who wish to find out more should visit the department webpage .

Short Bio: My undergraduate degree is from Harvey Mudd College, my MA and PhD are from University of Wisconsin, Madison, all in mathematics.  Before joining the faculty of American University in 1993 I worked as an applied mathematician at the Aerospace Corporation for eight years.  Prior to that I taught at University of Wisconsin - Green Bay and Augstana College in Sioux Falls, SD.  I also served for one year as an Associate Executive Director of the Mathematical Association of America.

Contact Info

I no longer keep office hours at American University.  I can be reached by email at