Jamye Curry Savage

Dr. Jamye Curry Savage

Associate Professor of Mathematics

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Biography

Dr. Jamye Curry Savage earned her B.S. in mathematics from the University of Mississippi, her M.S. in mathematics from Mississippi State University and her Ph.D. in mathematics, with a concentration in statistics, from the University of Mississippi.

Her research is in the field of investigation of nonparametric theory and nonparametric statistics. Through her teaching experiences, she has discovered that students are more willing to study a particular topic once they understand the importance of why they should be studying it. Her philosophy is to ensure students understand the concepts that are being taught and learn how to truly work and apply the material that is covered within the class

Education

  • Doctorate – mathematics – University of Mississippi
  • Master’s – mathematics – Mississippi State University
  • Bachelor’s – mathematics – University of Mississippi

Academic Interests

  • Nonparametric statistics
  • Hypothesis testing
  • Statistical computing and simulation

Professional Affiliations

  • American Statistical Association
  • American Mathematical Society