Professor Bradley W. Jackson Department of Mathematics San Jose State University San Jose, CA 951920103 Email: bradley dot jackson at sjsu dot edu Tel:(408) 9245100 Fax: (408) 9245080 


Professor
Jackson will no longer be the Math Dept. chair (starting July 1), the incoming
Chair is Bem Cayco. Professor Jackson’s
Fall 2013 teaching schedule is listed below.
Fall 2013 teaching schedule 
SJSU Juggling Club M 1:302:30
W 121 

Math 142 Intro to
Combinatorics MW 10:3011:45 
Math 177 Intro to Linear
Programming and Game Theory MW
16:3017:45 
Professor Jackson still supervises the Spartan Juggling Club which meets several times a week (Mondays 1:302:30, Wednesdays 121, this fall semester on the field outside of MacQuarrie Hall)
SJSU Juggling Club (M 1:302:30 W 12:001:00)
Every fall Professor Jackson helps to organize the annual SJSU Problem of the Week competition. There is an undergrad division (no previous baccalaureate degree) and a graduate division with the top 3 finishers in each division eligible for the prizes below.
Every Monday Professor
Jackson will post a problem. Copies of the problems (and answers to the
old problems) are available on the table in front of the Math office, MH 308 or
online. The students with the most
points throughout the semester will be eligible for the prizes above. For
more information click on the link below.
2013 Problem of the Week Competition
Students interested in participating in the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competiton should notify Professor Brad Jackson (MH 308, Phone: 9245100, Email: bradley.jackson@sjsu.edu) by October 1. The competition is open to regularly enrolled undergraduates who have not yet received a baccalaureate degree. The Putnam Exam is a nationwide problemsolving competition that emphasizes problems in the first two years of the mathematics curriculum (foundations of math, calculus, discrete math, linear algebra, etc.). For more information click on the link below.
74th Annual Putnam Exam Dec. 7, 2013
Research and Publications
Here is a copy of Professor Jackson's vita which contains a list of publications and various other information.
The 2011 rankings of the best careers which was compiled by CareerCast.com and appeared in the Wall Street Journal ranked Mathematician #2, Actuary #3, and Statistician #4. Click on the link below to find out more information about mathematical careers.
Emeritus Faculty and the History of the SJSU Math Dept
Math Dept Alumni, Graduates,
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Spring, 2004, Office Hours: 
MWF 11:3012:30 

MW 16:3017:30 
W 2:303:30 (Juggling) 
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