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Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

W.C. Morris Building, Room 222
Warrensburg, MO 64093
P:660-543-4930 F:660-543-8013
Dr. Xiaodong Yue, Department Chair


Dr. Phoebe McLaughlin
Professor of Statistics and Mathematics

Ph.D., University of Iowa

Interest Areas:  Algebra (Semigroups, Coding Theory) Set Theory and Logic, Statistics

Office: WCM 227
Voice: 660-543-8931
Fax: 660-543-8013
Email Address:

Dr. McLaughlin

Primary Teaching Areas
• Abstract and Linear Algebra
• Probabilities and Statistics
• Mathematics of Finance

Classes Regularly Taught
• For general education - Intermediate Algebra, College Algebra, Trigonometry,  Calculus for Business and Economics
• For undergraduate math majors – Introduction of Mathematical Statistics, Linear Algebra, Algebra Structures
• For senior and graduate math majors – Mathematics of Finance, Real Number System, Modern Algebra I & II, Matrix Algebra

Primary Research Areas
• Semigroups
• Topological Semigroups

Professional Services
• Associate Editor in Algebra and Number theory for Missouri Journal of Mathematical Sciences
• Referee for Missouri Journal of Mathematical Sciences
• Sponsor of The Actuarial Organization, a UCM student organization

Membership of Professional Organizations
• American Mathematics Society
• Mathematical Association of America
• Association for Women in Mathematics
• TeX Users Group