Dr. Suzanne Weekes

Dr. Suzanne L. Weekes

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Dr. Suzanne L. Weekes is Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Massachusetts. Her interests are in mathematical and computer models that play a part in real world applications such as movie animation, the development of materials which can be engineered in the future, and cancer growth. She co-directs the national PIC Math (Preparation for Industrial Careers in Mathematical Sciences) Program, and she is a founding co-director of the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Undergraduate Program (MSRI-UP). She chairs the Education Committee of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) and serves on the SIAM Career Opportunities Committee. She is also a member of the steering committee of the BIG Math Network and is on the Mathematics Advisory Group of Transforming Post-Secondary Education in Mathematics (TPSE Math).