Edward M Penson Faculty Awards
Carrie Tirel is a professor in the mathematics department. In addition to teaching a variety of first- and second-year courses, much of her work is centered around promoting universal access to higher education and student success at UW Oshkosh and throughout the state. Recently, she served on the project team for the UW System Math Initiative, was vice chair of the UW System math steering committee and co-facilitated active learning workshops for UW System math instructors that evolved into an ongoing community of practice. She currently serves as associate chair for the Fox Cities and Fond du Lac campuses, continues to support the math tutoring and developmental math programs and is a member of the faculty senate.