Contact us

Main office: David Turpin (formerly Social Sciences & Mathematics) building A425

General inquiries

Phone: 250-721-7437
FAX: 250-721-8962
Office: DTB A425

Registration issues

Phone: 250-721-7459
FAX: 250-721-8962
Office: DTB A436

Department directory

Mailing address:
Mathematics and Statistics
University of Victoria
Victoria, B.C.
Canada V8W 2Y2
Courier address:
Mathematics and Statistics
University of Victoria
David Turpin Building A425
3800 Finnerty Road (Ring Road)
Victoria, B.C.
Canada V8P 5C2


Chair: Dr. Rod Edwards (, DTB A425a, Phone 250-721-7436.

Associate chair: Dr. B Khouider (, DTB A550, Phone 250-721-7439.

Chair assistant: Ms. E. Cumming (, DTB A425, Phone 250-721-7436.

Registration and information

Administrative officer: Ms. Carol Anne Sargent (, DTB A436, Phone 250-721-7459.

Academic Advisors

To request academic advice, fill out and submit the appropriate form to the department office.

If none of these forms seem appropriate for your request, schedule an appointment to meet with a departmental undergraduate advisor (see below for the appropriate advisor).
Appointments are booked by contacting the advisor from the list below.
You can expect to wait one or two days for a meeting with one of our advisors.

Undergraduate studies

Mathematics advising

Dr. Gary MacGillivray (1st & 2nd year)
DTB A442
Phone: 250-721-7448

Dr. Robert Steacy (1st & 2nd year)
DTB A521
Phone: 250-721-7440

Dr. Heath Emerson (3rd, 4th year and honours)
DTB A447
Phone: 250-721-7462

Mathematics transfer credit

Dr. Junling Ma
DTB A536
Phone: 250-721-7442

Statistics advising

Dr. Laura Cowen
DTB A446
Phone: 250-721-6152

Statistics transfer credit

Dr. Farouk Nathoo (Jan-Jul)
DTB A545
Phone: 250-472-4693

Dr. Fan Wu (Jul-Dec)
DTB A451
Phone: 250-721-7441

Graduate studies

Graduate advisor

Dr. Peter Dukes
DTB A525
Phone: 250-472-4272

Graduate secretary

Ms. Amy Almeida
DTB A425
Phone: 250-721-7468

Co-op Coordinator

Arkady Futerman
Co-op Coordinator - Mathematics, Statistics, Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy
Elliot Building Room 118
Phone: 250-721-7713