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Cheng (Jeff) Chang


Ph.D., University of North Texas

M.S., Stephen F. Austin State University

B.S., The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Current Research

  • Pure mathematics research, specifically in descriptive set theory, applications to point-set topology, topological groups, and dynamical systems.
  • Mathematics education research on inquiry based active learning pedagogy, group work activities, and course redesign for student engagement and success.
  • Undergraduate mathematics research, specifically summer research experiences for undergraduates on the subject of Game Theory and its applications.


  • 2020: Faculty Fellows Award, Mercy College
  • 2018: Project NExT (New Experiences in Teaching) Fellow, Mathematical Association of America
  • 2016: Outstanding Teaching Fellow, University of North Texas
  • 2014: Graduate Academic Excellence Award, University of North Texas
  • 2012: Doctoral Academic Achievement Scholarship, University of North Texas

Contact Info

Cheng (Jeff) Chang
  • Assistant Professor, Mathematics