Jean-Jacques Kengwoung-Keumo

Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematical Sciences

Cameron University
Office: Burch Hall B008
Telephone: 580 581 5591
Fax: 580 581 2616
Email: jkengwou@cameron.edu

 

 

 

Education:

1. Ph.D., Mathematics, July 2012, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, U.S.A.

2. M.S., Mathematics Education, December 2005, The Higher Teachers Training College, Yaound
, Cameroon

3. M.S. (with thesis) (Diplme dtudes Approfondies), Applied Mathematics, June 2004, The University of Yaound
I, Yaound, Cameroon

4. M.S., Mathematics, September 2002, The University of Yaound
I, Yaound, Cameroon


5. B.Sc., Applied Mathematics, September 2000, The University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon

Research:

 

 

1.    Research Interests:

Mathematical and statistical modeling in biomedical and environmental sciences including hyperbolastic growth models and their applications in medical and environmental systems of differential equations. History and mathematical modeling of allelopathy.

 

2.    Research Publications:

 

        M.A. Tabatabai, J.J. Kengwoung-Keumo (2014) Longitudinal study of prostate cancer in the U.S.A., preprint

        J.J. Kengwoung-Keumo, J.T. Guemmegne, M.A. Tabatabai (2014) Longitudinal study of healthcare expenditures in the U.S.A., preprint

         J-J. Kengwoung-Keumo (2014) Competition between a nonallelopathic phytoplankton and an allelopathic phytoplankton species under predation, submitted for possible publication

         J- J. Kengwoung-Keumo (2014) A survey of mathematical representations of allelopathic interactions in aquatic habitats, submitted for possible publication

         J-J. Kengwoung-Keumo, E. Ncheuguim Kengni (2014) Impact of allelopathic and spatial interactions on a competition between two phytoplankton species, submitted for possible publication.

        J.T. Guemmegne, J-J Kengwoung-Keumo, M.A. Tabatabai, K.P. Singh (2014), Modeling the Dynamics of the U.S. Healthcare Expenditure Using a Hyperbolastic Function, To appear in Advances and Applications in Statistics

         M.A. Tabatabai, J-J Kengwoung-Keumo, W. M. Eby, S. Bae, J.T. Guemmegne, U. Manne, M. Fouad, E.E. Partridge, K.P. Singh (2014) Disparities in Cervical Cancer Mortality Rates as Determined by the Hyperbolastic Mixed-Effects Type II Model. PLoS ONE 9(9): e107242. Doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0107242

         M.A. Tabatabai, J-J Kengwoung-Keumo, W. M. Eby, S. Bae, U. Manne, M. Fouad, K.P. Singh (2014) A New Robust Method for Nonlinear Regression. J. Biomet. Biostat. 5: 211. Doi:10.4172/2155-6180.1000211.

         M.A. Tabatabai, H. Li, W. M. Eby, J-J Kengwoung-Keumo, S. Bae, K.P. Singh (2014) Robust Logistic and Probit Methods for Binary and Multinomial Regression, To appear in J. Biomet. Biostat.

         J-J. Kengwoung-Keumo (2014) Dynamics of two phytoplankton species under predation, Mathematical Biosciences and Engineering 11(6), pp. 1319-1336.

         J- J. Kengwoung-Keumo (2012) Competition between two phytoplankton species under predation and allelopathic effects, Ph.D. thesis, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico.

 

 

Teaching Experience:

 

1.    Cameron University, Lawton, Oklahoma

 

Assistant Professor: Fall 2012-present:

 

I have taught Pre-algebra, Intermediate Algebra, College Algebra, Elementary Calculus, Calculus & Analytical Geometry, Mathematics Capstone, Operations Research, and Statistics.

 

 

2.    New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico

 

Graduate Teaching Assistant: Fall 2007-Summer 2012:

 

I taught College Algebra, Calculus & Analytical Geometry I and II, Differential Equations, and Statistics.

 

 

Talks:

 

1. Culture and Customs in Cameroon Grasslands, Center Stage Events, November 13, 2014, Tennessee Technology University, Cookeville, TN

 

2. A New Robust Method for Nonlinear Regression", Mathematics Seminar, September 30, 2014, Cameron University, Lawton, OK.

 

3. Longitudinal study of disparities in cervical cancer mortality rates between White and African American/Black women", Mathematics Seminar, August 26, 2014, Cameron University, Lawton, OK.

 

4. Poor performance of the least squares method, Oklahoma-Arkansas MAA Sectional Meeting, April 10-12, 2014, Harding University, Searcy, AR

 

5. Racial disparity of cervical cancer in the U.S.A., Mathematics Seminar,

April 03, 2014, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, OK

 

6. Impact of diffusion on the dynamics of a nontoxic phytoplankton and an allelopathic phytoplankton, Mathematics Seminar,

November 07, 2013, Cameron University, Lawton, OK.

 

7. Dynamics of two phytoplankton species under allelopathic effects and nutrient recycling", Mathematics Seminar,

March 28, 2013, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, OK

 

8. Competition between two phytoplankton species under the influence of allelopathic effects, predation, and

nutrient recycling", SE&T Series Winter 2013, March 19, 2013, Saginaw Valley State University, Saginaw, MI

 

9. Competition between two phytoplankton species under predation and allelopathic effects, MAA-AMS Joint

Mathematics Meetings, Boston, MA, January 4-7, 2012

 

Some Conferences Attended:

 

1.    SACNAS National Conference and Special 41st Anniversary Celebration, Los Angeles, California, October 16-18, 2014

2.    Oklahoma-Arkansas MAA Sectional Meeting, Searcy, Arkansas, April 10-12, 2014

3.    SACNAS National Conference and Special 40th Anniversary Celebration, San Antonio, Texas, October 3-6, 2013

3. Blackwell-Tapia Conference, Columbus, Ohio, November 4-6, 2010

4. AMS Sectional Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico, April 17-18, 2010

5. AMS Sectional Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico, April 17-18, 2010

6. MAA-AMS Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Francisco, California, January 13-16,

2010

7. RMMC Summer Conference II: Recent Developments in Dynamic Equations on Time

Scales, Laramie, Wyoming, June 8-19, 2009

8. Graduate Student Symposium, Albuquerque, New Mexico, April 2009

9. Clbration du 20ime anniversaire des sminaires GIRAGA-Sminaire GIRAGA XI,

The University of Yaound I, Yaound, Cameroon, September 2006

10. Premire Confrence Afrique-Sude en Mathmatiques, Hilton Hotel, Yaound , Cameroon,

September 14-16, 2006

11. International Programme for Mathematical Sciences(IPMS), Uppsala(Sude), Projet

Analyse, Gomtrie et Applications" dans les universits camerounaises, The Univer-

sity of Yaound I, Yaound, Cameroon, February 28-March 5, 2005

 

 

Pedagogical Workshops Attended

 

1.    Advocates for Classroom Assessment Workshop 6, Using assessment results to docu-

ment scholarly teaching, Summarizing and analyzing, Effective and appropriate action,

Sharing with others, Keeping the momentum going, November 14, 2011.

2.    Advocates for Classroom Assessment Workshop 5, Scholarly teaching, Revisiting learn-

ing goals, Creating effective assignments, tests, final projects, Assessing students over

the course of the semester; Scholarship of teaching: reflective, systematic, replicable,

and public, October 18, 2011.

3.    Advocates for Classroom Assessment Workshop 4, Keeping Assessment Simple: Using

Rubrics to Measure Learning, Using Rubrics for assessing assignments & tests, Student

Self-assessment-"no surprises", September 15, 2011.

4.    Advocates for Classroom Assessment Workshop 3, Transforming Student Work into

Learning Assessment: From Evaluating student Performance to Assessing Learning,

Teaching Academy, April 19, 2011.

5.    Advocates for Classroom Assessment Workshop 2, Set up the Goals Posts, Developing

Learning Goals-Knowing What you Want to Assess and Why, Teaching Academy,

March 8, 2011.

6.    Advocates for Classroom Assessment Workshop 1, Take Charge of Assessment: Teacher-

Owned Assessment-Assessing Learning Outcomes, Teaching Academy, February 10, 2011.

 

Professional Grants

 

1. Center Stage grant for a presentation on the culture and customs in Cameroon Grasslands, November 13, 2014,

Center Stage Events, Tennessee Technology University, Cookeville, TN

 

Reviewer

 

1. Helms series at Brooks/Cole: Elementary and Intermediate Algebra (2012), Joel R.

Helms, University of Cincinnati, Blue Ash (first edition).

 

Professional Memberships

 

1. American Mathematical Society, Member, 2007-present

2. Mathematical Association of America, Member, 2007-present

3. Society for Advancement in Chicano and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), Member, 2013-present

 

Grants

 

Center Stage grant for a presentation on the culture and customs in Cameroon Grasslands, November 13, 2014,

Center Stage Events, Tennessee Technology University, Cookeville, TN

 

Service

1. Judge Graduate Student Oral Presentations, SACNAS Conference, San Antonio, Texas, October 05, 2013

2. Hiring Committee, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Cameron University, Lawton, OK, 2012-2013

3. Hiring Committee of the Director of Mathematics Laboratory, Cameron University, Lawton, OK, 2012-2013

4. Coordinator and founder of the Mathematics Seminar, Cameron University, Lawton, OK, Fall 2013-present

5. Implementation of Mathematics Capstone I courses, Cameron University, Lawton, OK, Fall 2013 and Spring 2014

 

Hobbies

 

Taking care of my family especially my son, Elroy, and my daughter, Abrielle; jogging, and gardening. Deepening my understanding of Culture and Customs in Cameroon Grasslands.

 

 


 

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