Professor Susan L. Callahan
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Professor Callahan is a native Missourian. She grew up in Kansas City and earned her BS and MS from the University of Missouri-Rolla.
Since coming to Cottey in 1980, her top priority has been providing high-quality instruction for her students. In 1996 she received Cottey's Master Educator Award. She has been listed in Who's Who Among America's Teachers since 2002.
Professor Callahan is currently chair of the science and mathematics division, and also regularly contributes to College committee work. She has served on the Faculty Senate, Academic Committee, Assessment Committee and search committees, and she chaired the Rank and Tenure Committee for six years.
Professionally, she is active in the Mathematical Association of America. She recently completed six years as Secretary-Treasurer of the Missouri Section and she regularly gives papers at the Missouri Section Meetings.
Professor Callahan's community involvements include Soroptimist International of Nevada and the (UMR) Miner Music Alumni Association. Her recreational interests include horseback riding, playing clarinet, and walking.