# Department of Mathematics

## Rachel L. Bayless

### Assistant Professor of Mathematics

#### Contact Information

Phone: 404-471-6231

Email: rbayless@agnesscott.edu

Office Location: Buttrick Hall 325

Office Hours: Monday, 9:30-10:20 a.m.

Wednesday, 3:15-4:15

Thursday, 2-3:00 p.m.

And by appointment

#### Academic Degrees

B.A., Wheaton College

Ph.D., The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Ph.D., The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

#### Teaching and Scholarly Interests

Professor Bayless has taught single variable calculus, college algebra, and selected topics in mathematics. Her research interests are in the areas of analysis, dynamical systems, ergodic theory, infinite measure-preserving systems, and mathematics education. Her current research focuses on entropy of infinite measure-preserving transformations. She studies transformations which arise naturally in physics, complex dynamics, and harmonic analysis.