Stephen Fast
Stephen Fast
Professor of Mathematics

Upcoming Courses

- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
- College Algebra
- College Algebra
- Modern Algebra
- Modern Algebra
- Modern Algebra
- Modern Algebra
- Modern Algebra
- Quantitative Methods for Managers
- Quantitative Methods for Managers
- Quantitative Methods for Managers
- Quantitative Methods for Managers

The above list of courses is not an exhaustive list. It only includes courses for the current and imminent terms. For more information visit the Course Schedules page.

Education
  • Ph.D. Virginia Tech
  • M.A. University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • B.A. University of Akron
Professional Accomplishments

Fullerton Faculty Merit Award Spring 2011 awarded by Limestone University

Presentations

  • Results from Mathematics Developmental Course Redesign, co-presenter Chris Mineo, April 2014 South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium. The co-presenter is one of my mathematics students at Limestone University.
  • Year One Results from Developmental Course Redesign, August 2013 Mathematical Association of America Math Fest.
  • Considering Language, Mathematics, and Meaning in the Mathematics Classroom, May 2013 Limestone University Conference on Teaching and Learning.
  • Motivating Semantic Reasoning in a Mathematical Proofs Course, April 2013 South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium.
  • Examples Motivating Students¹ Critical Evaluation of Calculator Results, April 2009 meeting of Texas Section of Mathematical Association of America.
  • "Kant Reconsidered: Maybe there is Something Related to Mathematics to Learn from his Work after All", April 2008 meeting of Texas Section of Mathematical Association of America.
  • Talk on mathematics and theology given to an academic chapel at LeTourneau University, February 2007
  • Talk on mathematics and philosophy given to a faculty discussion group at Palm Beach Atlantic College, spring 1997

Publications

  • "The therapeutic efficacy of adjunct therapeutic plasma exchange for septic shock with multiple organ failure: a single-center experience",  P. Keith, A. Wells, J. Hodges, S. Fast, A. Adams, and L. K. Scott, in Critical Care 24, Article 518 (2020), August 24, 2020.
  • Results from Mathematics Developmental Course Redesign, with Chris Mineo, South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium Proceedings, April 2014.
  • Motivating Semantic Reasoning in a Mathematical Proofs Course, South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium Proceedings, April 2013.
  • Examples of Refinable and Weak Refinable Spaces with J. C. Smith Jr., Transactions of the American Mathematical Society, Vol. 347, Number 5, May 1995.
  • The Cardinal Number d and Convergent Sequences in Q, Papers on General Topology and Applications, Annals of The New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. 704, 1993.
  • Sum and Mapping Theorems for Refinable Spaces, Papers on General Topology and Applications, Annals of The New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. 659, 1992.