Sheldon Davis

Sheldon Davis

Title: Professor and Chair
Department: Mathematics
Building: RBN 4002
Phone: 903.566.7210


  • Ph. D. Ohio University, December, 1976 (Mathematics). Dissertation: “A Study of Certain Classes of Isocompact Spaces and of the Relationships Among Them.” Major Professor: Howard H. Wicke.
  • M. S. Ohio University, June, 1973 (Mathematics)
  • B. S. Ohio University, June, 1973 (Cutler Program). Cutler Fellow: Ellery P. Golos


Employment History

Auburn University: Instructor, January, 1977 to June, 1978

Miami University: Assistant Professor, 1978-1981; Associate Professor, 1981-1986; Professor, 1986-2008; Professor Emeritus, 2008-present; Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, July, 1987-December, 1990, and July, 1995-July, 1999; Acting Associate Dean of the Graduate School, January, 1991-August, 1992.

University of Texas at Tyler: Professor, 2008 – present; Chair of Mathematics Department, 2008 – present.

Research Area: Set-Theoretic Topology

Curriculum Vitae