Patti Frazer Lock

Patti Frazer Lock

Patti Frazer Lock is the Cummings Professor of Mathematics in the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics at St. Lawrence University. She is a member of the Calculus Consortium for Higher Education (formerly the Calculus Consortium based at Harvard).  She is a co-author with the Consortium of texts in Calculus, Applied Calculus, Multivariable Calculus, Precalculus, and Algebra.  She is currently working on a text in Introductory Statistics.  She does workshops around the country on the teaching of undergraduate mathematics.  She is a member of the Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics of the Mathematics Association of America, is on the Editorial Board of PRIMUS Journal, and is a Consultant to Project NExT of the MAA.  She loves to teach and teaches courses across the spectrum of mathematics and statistics, and she enjoys collaborating with undergraduates on her research in graph theory. She received her BA from Colgate University and her Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Current projects:  Introductory Statistics text with Lock, Lock, Lock, Lock, and Lock; under contract with John Wiley and Sons.  Calculus 6th Edition.  Functions Modeling Change 4th Edition.  Algebra with Trigonometry First Edition.  Research interests in Graph Theory and Mathematics Education.

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