A graduate of Washington College and the University of Delaware, Associate Professor Amick has taught math at Washington College since 1990. Prior to joining the Washington College faculty she was a member of the faculty at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania for fourteen years. She received the Lindback Award fort Distinguished Teaching at Lincoln University in 1982 and the Alumni Association Award for Distinguished Teaching at Washington College in 1995. She has been listed in multiple editions of Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers.
Prof. Amick is a member of the Mathematical Association of America, the American Mathematical Society, and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. She has made numerous presentations at conferences sponsored by all three organizations and has published nine articles in mathematics and mathematics education journals. Her recent research focuses on incorporating writing into math courses.
Prof. Amick chaired the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science from 2002 to 2008. She served as the elected Faculty Representative to the Board of Visitors and Governors for nine years from 2001 to 2010. Having served on and chaired a variety of campus committees, she is currently serving as Faculty Moderator and as a member of the Tenure and Promotion Committee.
Associate Professor of Mathematics
- B.A., Washington College, 1969
- M.A., University of Delaware, 1975