Greg Townsend | Christendom College


Greg Townsend

Vice President of Academic Affairs

townsendAssociate Professor
Mathematics & Natural Science

Where were you educated?
S.T.B, Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, Rome
M.A., Notre Dame Pontifical Catechetical Institute, USA
B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

What classes do you teach?
Euclidean Geometry
College Algebra and Trigonometry
Calculus I, II & III
Differential Equations
Linear Algebra
Introduction to Scientific Thought
Descriptive Astronomy
Physics I & II

What is your favorite class to teach?
I really enjoy all my classes.

Do you have any hobbies?
Astronomy, Carpentry, Reading & Cooking

What do you like most about Christendom?
The Catholic atmosphere both inside and outside the classroom, the opportunity to relate the subject material to other disciplines, the opportunity learn from faculty in other disciplines and our students

What are your areas of expertise and/or research?
Physics Education, History of Mathematics & Physics, Philosophical issues in Modern Science and Mathematics

What kind of professional activities and associations are you active in?
American association of Physics Teachers, Mathematical Association of America

Contact information:
Mr. Greg Townsend
134 Christendom Dr.
Front Royal, VA 22630
W: 800.877.5456 ext. 1278
F: 540.636.1655