Joshua Yarmish

Joshua Yarmish

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Mathematics - NYC
41 Park Row


Awards and Honors

  • New York University, 1972, New York University Founders Day Award
  • New York University, 1969, New York University Teaching Fellowship (1969 – 1971)
  • National Aeronotics and Space Administration, 1966, NASA Fellowship (1966 – 1969)
  • Brooklyn College, 1966, Summa Cum Laude, Honors in Mathematics
  • National Science Foundation, 1965, National Science Foundation Award
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, 1965, Phi Beta Kappa induction
  • Pi Mu Epsilon Mathematical Honor Society, 1965, Pi Mu Epsilon membership
  • Alpha Sigma Lambda Mathematical Honor Society, 1962, Alpha Sigma Lambda induction





PhD, New York University, 1972

MS, New York University, New York City, 1968

BS, Brooklyn College, New York City, 1966

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Number theory; Codes; Prime numbers

Courses Taught

Past Courses

MAT 103: Algebra
MAT 103: Algebra - A
MAT 104: Finite Mathematics
MAT 111: Elementary Calculus I
MAT 117: Elementary Statistics
MAT 130: Pre-calculus
MAT 130: Precalculus
MAT 131: Calculus I
MAT 132: Calculus II
MAT 134: Intro to Prbablty & Statistics
MAT 137: Intro to Discrete Mathematics
MAT 233: Mathematical Structures/Models
MAT 234: Intro to Prob & Stat Analysis
MAT 256: Math Structures for CS
MAT 391: Mathematics Internship I

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • Mathematical Association of America
  • Sigma Xi
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Department Service

  • Search Committee for New Full-Time Faculty [Committee Member]
  • Search Committee for Full-Time Faculty [Committee Member]
  • Committee for MATH 104 [Committee Chair]
  • Committee for MATH 130 [Committee Chair]
  • Mathematics Major Advisement [Faculty Advisor]
  • Search Committee for Hire of Two full-Time Faculty [Committee Member]
  • TAP (Tenure & Appointment) Committee [Committee Chair]
  • Textbook and Syllabi Committee [Committee Member]

College Service

  • Transfer credit evaluation Transfer credit evaluation [Other]

University Service

  • Committee for Articulation [Special Institutional Assignment]