Dr Amy Glen

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Lecturer in Mathematics and Statistics
Murdoch LEAD Senior Fellow

School of Engineering and Information Technology
90 South St, Murdoch, WA 6150, AUSTRALIA

Phone: +61 (08) 9360 2307
Office: SC 3.027 (Science & Computing building)

   A [dot] Glen [at] murdoch.edu.au


Research Interests: Combinatorics; Discrete Mathematics; Number Theory
Main Research Area: Combinatorics on words

I am happy to supervise Honours and PhD projects in any of the above areas. Feel free to e-mail me or, if you’re in Perth, drop by my office to discuss possible topics. To get an idea of the sorts of things I work on, see my publications or talks.

Former PhD student: Dr Steve Widmer, awarded a PhD in Mathematics (with an Honourable Mention) at Université Claude Bernard – Lyon 1 in November 2010 (co-supervised with Luca Zamboni).

I am a founder and director of the Centre for Combinatorics on Words and Applications at Murdoch University and am a member of the following professional societies and groups.

I also have on-going administrative involvement with some of these professional societies and groups in the following capacities.

TEACHING in 2017

  • Jan Trimester in Dubai: MAS167 – Computational Mathematics
  • Semester 1: MAS162 – Foundations of Discrete Mathematics
  • Semester 2: 
    • MAS161 – Calculus & Matrix Algebra
    • MAS225 – Discrete Maths & Management Science (50%)
  • Sept Trimester in Singapore: MAS162 Foundations of Discrete Mathematics
  • Sept Trimester in Dubai: MAS167 – Computational Mathematics


  • Member, Dean’s Advisory Group – Engineering & IT (since 2017)
  • Member, School Research Committee – Engineering & IT (since 2017)
  • Member, School International Committee – Engineering & IT (2016-17)
  • Member, School Board – Engineering & IT (since 2013)
  • Convenor, Mathematics and Statistics Seminar Series (since 2009)
  • Coordinator, Maths and Stats Clinic (2010-2013)


Long distance running; ElliptiGO; Cycling; Rogaining; Ultimate Frisbee; Music: alternative/indie/rock/Australian/Icelandic (see my Last.fm profile)

Note: For a number of reasons (particularly privacy concerns), you will not find me on Facebook.

Last Updated: October 15, 2017

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