Darel W. Hardy

B.S. New Mexico State University, 1962
M.S. New Mexico State University, 1964
Ph.D. New Mexico State University, 1967
Advisor Robert J. Wisner
Specializations: Applied algebra, semigroups

Professor Darel Hardy joined the Mathematics Department of Colorado State University in 1967.

Professor Hardy has been involved in outreach to high schools, the introduction of calculators and computers into the mathematics curriculum, and other curriculum development projects. He was the originator and director of the first Colorado State University Math Day in 1977. In addition to his duties in the Department of Mathematics, he was also a Program Coordinator for the Center for Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education.

Professional Experience

University Title Dates
Seattle University Instructor 1964--1965
Colorado State University Assistant Professor of Mathematics 1967--1972
Colorado State University Associate Professor of Mathematics 1972--1985
University of Nebraska Visiting Associate Professor of Mathematics Spring 1979
Colorado State University Professor of Mathematics 1985--2005
New Mexico State University Visiting Professor of Mathematics Spring 1992

Funded Projects

Project Title Agency Dates
Western Mathematics Scholars Program Colo Dir NSF 1990--1992
CSU Color Workstation Proj PI NSF 1991--1992
Colo Integrated Mathematics Initiative PI CCHE 1995--1997
Articulation, Assessment, and Placement Conf PI CCHE 1997--1998
Algebra in Context Co PI CUE, RMTEC 1995--1997
Assessment of college Algebra in Context Co PI RMTEC 1998--1999

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