Jay Towell


WP Instruction
Role: Faculty
Campus: West Plains

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Missouri State University
WP Instruction
128 Garfield
West Plains, MO 65775



  • MS, Arkansas State Univ-Jonesboro (1993)
  • BS, Arkansas State Univ-Jonesboro (1992)


  • Spring 2015
    • MTH 130 - Contemporary Mathematics
    • MTH 135 - College Algebra
    • MTH 261 - Analytic Geometry/Calculus I (Honors Component Available)
    • MTH 280 - Analytic Geom/Calc II

Professional experience

Professional Organizations

  • American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC)
  • Mathematics Educators of South Central Missouri (MESCM)
  • Missouri Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (MOMATYC)
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)

Campus Service

  • Chair of the Mathematics Department
  • Chair of Nomination Committee for the Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship
  • Faculty Evaluation Committee
  • Advisor for STAR Orientations
  • Bookkeeper for Grizzly basketball home games
  • Sponsor for GPML (Great Plains Math League) Math Contest for high school students
  • Teacher for Kids' College

Other interests

  • Running and cycling
  • Officiating (football and basketball)

Awards and honors

  • Student Government Mentor Award (2008)
  • Arkansas State University Department of Mathematics Award (1992)