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Stephen Bowling, Ph.D.


  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Arkansas-Fayetteville
    • Dissertation: "Cohomology on Banach Semigroup Algebras"
  • M.S. in Mathematics, University of Arkansas-Fayetteville
  • B.S. in Mathematics, John Brown University
  • B.S. in Engineering (Electrical Option), John Brown University

Selected Publications

  • 'First order cohomology of Banach semigroup algebras';  joint paper with Dr. John Duncan, Semigroup Forum, Vol. 56 (1998), 130 – 145.

Selected Presentations

  • 'The first order cohomology group H^1(l^1(S),X) for some l^1(S)-bimodules.' Preliminary Report.  AMS Session on Functional Analysis at the 1996 Joint Mathematics Meetings.  Joint paper with Dr. John Duncan, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
  • 'Reversal classes on semigroups.'  1996 Oklahoma-Arkansas Section meeting of the MAA

Related Experience

  • Faculty mentor for students or former students giving presentations over mathematics research done as undergraduates; 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2016
  • Goldwater Faculty Representative for SBU for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Program

Professional Organizations

  • Mathematical Association of America (MAA), member, 2001-2016
  • American Mathematical Society (AMS) , member, 2001-2016

Church/Community Service

  • Attends First Baptist Church, Bolivar
    • Assist with Wednesday night Esquire ministry
    • Vacation Bible School volunteer
    • Childcare volunteer
  • Missouri Baptist Disaster Relief, volunteer