Dr. Wandi Ding is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Middle Tennessee State University. She serves as faculty for the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Computational Science program, as well as the Honors College.


Dr. Ding conducts research on mathematical biology, computational biology, optimal control, mathematical modeling, ordinary and partial differential equations, difference equations and hybrid systems, with applications to population dynamics, disease modeling, natural resource management and systems biology. See Research for details.

Dr. Ding finished her Post Doctoral Research with Drs. Suzanne Lenhart and Louis Gross on optimal control of spatial ecology and natural resource management. See the Grid Computing Project for Ecological Modeling and Spatial Control.

Dr. Ding is a member of

      Dr. Ding served as President (2011-12), Vice President (2009-11), and Secretary (2008-09) for the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi (PKP) at MTSU chapter. We got "Chapter of Excellence" 2009-10, and “Chapter of Merit Award” 2008-09.

Dr. Ding is a referee for

  1. SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics,
  2. Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications,
  3. Optimal Control Applications and Methods,
  4. Journal of Theoretical Biology,
  5. Mathematical Biosciences,
  6. Natural Resource Modeling,
  7. Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering,
  8. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications,
  9. International Journal of Computer Mathematics,
  10. Journal of Biological Dynamics,
  11. Journal of Biological Systems,
  12. Applied Mathematical Modeling,
  13. International Journal of Dynamics and Control,
  14. Environment and Natural Resources Research,
  15. Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences,
  16. Applicable Analysis,
  17. International Journal of Biomathematics,
  18. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science,
  19. Communications in Mathematics and Applications
  20. Journal of Nonlinear Science and Applications
  21. BioSystems
  22. PRIMUS,
  23. Pearson Education,
  24. McGraw-Hill Educatio
  25. Spora: A Journal of Biomathematics

Curriculum Vitae , updated September 2017.