Sherry Scott Joseph

New Orleans 2001


place: born in Rome, GA and raised both there and in Ohio

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the Ohio State University

University of Maryland Ph.D. 2000 Applied Mathematics
thesis: Spectral Analysis of Fractal Noise in Terms of Wiener's Generalized Harmonic Analysis and Wavelet Theory; : advisor: John J. Benedetto

Assistant Professor of Mathematics Bowie State University

After the Ph.D. Scott was a visiting assistant professor in George Washington University's statistics department.

   Scott's mother, a professor of education at the University of Wisconsin, inspired her to pursue a higher education path that has now culminated in a Ph.D. "We were all taught that the math had to be there if you wanted to succeed," Scott said.

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