Chairs of the Department Throughout History

Picture of Math Department Chairs Left to right: Ken Gross, Bill Lakin, Roger Cooke, James Schoonmaker, Don Moser. (Photo circa 1993)
Picture of the faculty in 1925 Front, left to right:Department Chair Elijah Swift,Prof. Horace Alpheus Giddings
Back, left to right: Prof. George Hubert Nicholson, Prof. Householder, Prof. James Eward Donahue (Photo circa 1925)
Years Chair
2008 - James W. Burgmeier
2008 John C. Lawlor
2004 - 2007 James W. Burgmeier
1998 - 2004 Jeffrey H. Dinitz
1992 - 1998 William D. Lakin
1988 - 1992 Kenneth I. Gross
1986 - 1988 Donald E. Moser
1985 - 1986 James Becker
1984 - 1985 Roger L. Cooke
1978 - 1984 Donald E. Moser
1957 - 1977 James Schoonmaker
1953 - 1956 Ivan Raymond Herschner
1931 - 1952 James Arthur Bullard *
1914 - 1931 Elijah Swift *
1886 - 1914 Archibald Lamont Daniels *
1854 - 1886 Rev. McKendree Petty *
1832 - 1854 Farrand Northrup Benedict *
1829 - 1832 George Russell Huntington
1825 - 1829 George Wyllys Benedict
1822 - 1824 James Dean
1819 - 1821 Rev. Gamaliel Olds
1815 - 1817 Rev. Ebenezer Burgess
1809 - 1814 James Dean

* Williams Professor of Mathematics