# Iftikhar Ahmed

Email: iahmed8@illinois.edu

**Office:** Room 326 Illini Hall

I am a graduate student in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign(UIUC), studying mathematical modeling of infectious diseases and dynamical systems under supervision of Zoi Rapti.

**Education:**

PhD Mathematics with Computational Science and Engineering, Mathematics Department, UIUC USA, 2013-Present.
MS in Applied Mathematics, Mathematics Department, UIUC USA, 2012-2014.
BS Mathematics, Mathematics Department, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad Pakistan, 2005-2009.

** Academic Positions:**

Instructor, UIUC Fall 2018
Teaching Assistant, UIUC USA 2013-2018.
Research Assistant, UIUC USA Fall 2015, Summer 2016.
Research Assistant, CIIT Islamabad, Pakistan 2009-2011.

** Teaching:**

Spring 2020 Math 241
Spring 2020 Math 220 Biocalculus
Fall 2019 Math 241
Fall 2019 Math 220 Biocalculus
Summer 2019 Math 231
Spring 2019 Math 234
Fall 2018 Math 241
Math 220 Biocalculus , Fall 2018.
Math 220 Calculus I , Summer 2018, Fall 2016.
Math 231 Calculus II, Spring 2018
Math 220 Biocalculus, Fall 2018
Math 220 Calculus I, Summer 2017
Math 241 Calculus III (Vector Calculus), Spring 2017
Math 241 Calculus III (Vector Calculus), Fall 2017
Math 415 Applied Linear Algebra, Summer 2016
Math 220 Calculus I, Spring 2016
Math 231 Calculus II, Fall 2016
Math 231 Calculus II, Spring 2015
Math 220 Calculus I, Fall 2015
Math 221 Calculus I, Fall 2013

** Honors and Awards:**

Graduate Teaching Certificate, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning, Spring 2018
On List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students, Summer 2017, Spring 2016, Fall 2015, Spring 2015, Fall 2014, Spring 2014, Fall 2013
UIUC-USA Fellowship for MS Mathematics (2012-2014)
CIIT, Islamabad Pakistan Institute Gold and Campus Silver Medals (2009)
CIIT, Islamabad Pakistan Tuition waiver throughout BS Mathematics.(2005-2009)
CIIT, Islamabad Pakistan Cash award in all semester's during BS Mathematics. (2005-2009)

** Mentoring Experience:**

During Fall 2017, I mentored three first time TAs by providing first day of class instructions, visiting their teaching classes, and discussing feedback forms.
** University Service:**

I have served three times as an orals competition judge for the Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics (ICTM) State Math finals.