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About Curtis Bennett

Dr. Bennett's interests are in group theory, especially its application to algebraic geometry and combinatorics, and in mathematics education. Dr. Bennett received his Ph.D. and M.S. from the University of Chicago in1990 and 1986, respectively, and his B.S. from Colorado State University in 1985. He joined the LMU faculty in 2002.


Present Professor of Mathematics, Loyola Marymount University


Research Interests

Honors and Awards

  • MAA Carl B. Allendoerfer Award for Expository Excellence, 2011
  • Fritz B. Burns Distinguished Teaching Award, Loyola Marymount University, 2010
  • Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Award for Distinguished College or University Teaching, Mathematical Association of America, January 2010
  • Southern California-Nevada Section of the Mathematics Association of America Award for Distinguished or University Teaching, 2009
  • Mortar Board National Honor Society Excellence in Teaching Award, Bowling Green State University, 1998
  • Finalist, J. Sutherland Frame Teaching Award, Department of Mathematics, Michigan State University, 1992
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Colorado State University, 1984
  • Kappa Mu Epsilon, Colorade State University,1983
  • President of Colorado Alpha Chapter of Kappa Mu Epsilon, 1984

Contact Information

Office: UH 2718
Phone: (310) 338-5112


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Books (1)

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