Dr. Quinn's Ph.D. (1992) was in C*-algebras, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada.
Part of his doctoral work also was at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Quinn then did three years of postdoctoral work in Ireland, first at Trinity College
Dublin, the School of Mathematics (1992-1993), and then at the School of Mathematical
Sciences, University College Cork, National University of Ireland (1993-1995). Before
to coming to Middle Tennessee State University, Quinn held positions at Texas A&M
International University (1995-2000) and Ohio University Southern (2001-2006). Quinn
has been a Professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Middle Tennessee
State University since August 2006. He served as Chair, August 2006-May 2009. His
post-doctoral research was in operator algebras. He also has publications in applications
of Lie groups to differential equations; mathematical modeling for certain areas of
medical research; some computational results in DNA studies; and publications on pedagogy
in mathematics. He has had on ongoing interest in the foundations of the mathematical
sciences, an area which now is his main focus in his continuing scholarship. For more
details, please see Quinn's Personal webpage.
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