Teaching and Mentoring

Current Courses:

  • MATH 0140: Linear Algebra (Courant), instructor. 

Past Courses:

  • MATH 0262: Ordinary Differential Equation (Courant), instructor, Fall 2018.
  • Multivariable Calculus (Russell Sage College), instructor, Fall 2016.
  • PDEs in Mathematical Physics (RPI), TA, Fall 2015.
  • Calculus 2 (RPI), instructor, Summer 2015.
  • Calculus I and II (RPI), TA, 2014.


Undergraduate projects I’ve mentored include:

  • The Role of Gap Junctions in Neurodegenerative Diseases. Mallory Gaspard, RPI,  2018.
  • A Mathematical Model of the Neuromuscular Junction and Muscle Contraction. Taylor Meredith, NYU, Summer 2018.
  • A Population-Based Model of the Effects of Spinal Cord Stimulation on Pain Processing. Ariella Goldman, Amherst College (REU at UMich), Summer 2018. 
  • Generating Synchrony in Neuronal Networks. Amanda Hampton, RPI, Summer 2016.


 I enjoy bringing fun and interesting project ideas to local communities in hopes of generating excitement for science and mathematics. Some programs in which I’ve participated include:

  • NYAS 1000 Girls, 1000 Futures program, mentor, 2017-present.
  • NYUrWIS Girls mentorship program, NYU, volunteer, 2017-present.
  • Science Enrichment Day, RPI, session leader, Spring 2016.
  • Mathematical Contest in Modeling, RPI, Coach, Fall 2016.
  • Exploring Engineering Day, RPI, volunteer, annually 2013-2016.
© Jen Crodelle 2018