Keith Frederick TAYLOR
Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS, B3H 4J1
CURRICULUM VITAE
  • Academic Credentials:
    • B.Sc., St. Francis Xavier, 1971, Honours Mathematics.
    • Ph.D., University of Alberta, 1976, Mathematics.
  • Employment History:
    • Post-doctoral Fellow (NRC PDF), Boulder, Colorado, 1/1/1976 to 30/6/1977.
    • Assistant Professor, 1/7/1977, Department of Mathematics, University of Saskatchewan (U of S).
    • Associate Professor, U of S, 1/7/1981.
    • Full Professor, U of S, 1/7/1987.
    • Full Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Dalhousie University, 1/8/2003-present.
    • Short-term visiting appointments: Dalhousie (83-84), Paderborn (various), Singapore (10/98-11/98).
  • Honours:
    • University of Saskatchewan Master Teacher Award, May Convocation, 2001.
    • University of Saskatchewan Student Union Teaching Excellence Award, 1996-97.
    • U of S 1997 Web'wards - President's Educational Site Award for the MRC web course.
  • Primary Research Interests: (See Appendix 1)
    • Abstract Harmonic Analysis and Wavelet Analysis
    • Spectral Problems Arising in Chemistry
    • Technology Enhanced Pedagogy
  • Graduate Students: (See Appendix 2)
    • Supervised five PhD theses
    • Supervised ten MSc theses
  • Administrative Contributions:
    • President of the Canadian Mathematical Society, 2012-2014.
    • Associate Vice-President Academic, Dalhousie University, 2008-2013.
    • Dean, Faculty of Science, Dalhousie University, 2003-2008.
    • Acting Dean, College of Arts & Science, U of S, 2002-2003.
    • Associate Dean (Science), U of S, 2001-2006 appointment. Served 2001-2002.
    • Vice-President (Western) of the Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) (1999-2001)
    • Founding director of the Math Readiness Summer Camps (1996-2003).