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M. Drew LaMar

Associate Professor

Office: Integrated Science Center 3265
Phone: 757 221 2268
Email: [[mdlama]]
Read more: {{http://www.people.wm.edu/~mdlama/}}

Areas of Specialization

Mathematical biology, scientific computation, dynamical systems, stochastic processes and graph theory, with an emphasis in coupled oscillators, complex networks, directed graphs, Markov chains, neurobiology, cellular physiology and ecology.


Year of arrival: 2011, Assistant Professor College of William and Mary

Previous Positions:

  • Research Assistant Professor, 2010-2011 (Applied Science, The College of William and Mary)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, 2009-2010 (Mathematics, The College of William and Mary)
  • Postdoctoral Associate, 2007-2009 (Applied Science, The College of William and Mary)
  • Postdoctoral Associate, 2005-2007 (Cornell University)


  • Ph.D. (Mathematics), University of Texas at Austin, May 2005. Advisor: Jack Xin Human acoustics: From vocal chords to inner ear, Ph.D. dissertation
  • B.S. (Mathematics), University of Texas at San Antonio, 1997. Advisor: Mary Lou Zeeman Computer Visualization in Competitive Lotka-Volterra Systems, Honors thesis