Robert Scott


Robert Scott


Academic Appointment(s)

College of Science and Mathematics
Department of Mathematics


Lecturer at Augusta University. Served 30 years as a U.S. Navy officer (Surface Warfare) as a first career, retiring as a Captain (O-6). Had 3 commands at sea, including a Task Force in the Middle East. Earned PhD (Mathematics) at Clemson U., served as Associate Chair of the Mathematics Department at U.S. Naval Academy (Annapolis).

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  • Ph.D., Math Clemson University, 1981

  • MS, Engineering Science University of California, Davi, 1969

  • BS, Physics United States Naval Academy, 1968


Awards & Honors

  • Certificate of Recognition - Collegiality Director of First and Second Year Experiences, 2018

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MATH 1111

    College Algebra
  • MATH 1113

    Precalculus Mathematics

Teaching Interests

Calculus, Statistics, and all Freshman math courses

Research Interests

Topology, Hilbert spaces

Department Service

  • Core Mathematics Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • College of Science and Mathematics Executive Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Other

University Service

  • University Senate 2018 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • Augusta University Chapter, AAUP 2013 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • University Senate Governance & Communication Committee 2013 - 2017

    Role: Committee Chair
  • University Senator, College of Science and Mathematics 2014 - 2016

    Role: University Senate Service

Professional Service

  • American Association of University Professors (AAUP) 2015 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Mathematical Association of America (MAA) 2015 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Georgia Conference of the AAUP 2013 - Present

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past
  • National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) - 2015

    Role: Member