Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Physics 150 University Street Morehead, KY 40351 Phone: 606-783-2919 Fax: 606-783-5002 E-mail: d.ahmadi@moreheadstate.edu

Dr.
Ahmadi's research interests include undergraduate mathematics curriculum and
pedagogy. In mathematics, she is interested in dynamical systems, convexity,
complex analysis, graph theory and hyperbolic geometry.She served as chair of the Kentucky section
of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) and she currently serves as chair of the MAA’s National Committee on Undergraduate Student Activities and
Chapters.She is also actively involved
in and a member of the Champion’s Board of the Kentucky Girls STEM
Collaborative.

Dr. Dora Ahmadi is currently the chair of the Department of Mathematics , Computer Science and
Physics at Morehead State University. She came to Morehead in 1995 from the
University of Oklahoma, where she received her M.A. and Ph.D. in
mathematics.Her undergraduate years
were spent at Mercy College of the University of New York where she earned bachelor's degree in mathematics and at the University of Houston where she completed a
bachelor's degree in chemical engineering.

Dr.
Ahmadi taught middle school and high school students before advancing to the
college level. She has been active in
several professional organizations. Her membership in Project NExT sparked
interest in new ways of teaching. She
has given numerous talks on the use of technology, reading, writing, oral
communication and group work to promote active learning. She has also conducted teacher workshops on integrating science and mathematics.