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Joe Dusek, Ph.D.

Tenured Faculty
Mathematics Department
Office: E-227
(708) 456-0300, Ext. 3282
NOTE: E-mail is the best method to reach Dr. Dusek.

   • Ph. D. in Research Methodology from Loyola University - Chicago, 2010

In 2010, Dr. Dusek earned his Ph.D. in Research Methodology, with eighteen graduate hours in applied statistics for quantitative analytical methods, from Loyola University Chicago. His dissertation, entitled A Statistical Analysis of the Effect of Plea Bargaining vs. Trial Conviction on the Sentencing of Offenders Charged with a Drug Offense in Cook County, Illinois, may be obtained through the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) or the Education Research Information Center (ERIC).

He works as an adjunct professor at Concordia University Chicago teaching classes in education research and serving as the methodologist on dissertation committees for doctoral students.

Dr. Dusek serves as the Vice President of Grievance for the Triton College Faculty Association, a unit of the Cook County College Teachers Union, Local 1600.

In April 2014, members of his community voted him to serve on the Local School Council for Walter Payton College Preparatory High School in Chicago as one of two community representatives.

In August 2015, Dr. Dusek went back to school to study at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago.  He plans to graduate and take the bar exam in 2019.  The Fall 2015 admitted class elected Dr. Dusek to represent the 1L part-time/evening students on the Student Bar Association.

Personal Favorite Quote: "While the individual man is an insoluble puzzle, in the aggregate he becomes a mathematical certainty. You can, for example, never foretell what any one man will do, but you can say with precision what an average number will be up to. Individuals vary, but percentages remain constant. So says the statistician" - Winwood Reade, "The Martyrdom of Man" (1872); quoted by Sherlock Holmes in "The Sign of Four" (1889) by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

 Fall 2015 Schedule for Joe Dusek, Ph.D.

MAT 085-0005 Algebra & Geometry II

MAT 170-001 Elementary Statistics

MAT 055-070 Algebra & Geometry I (Online)

MAT 170-071 Elementary Statistics (Online)

Office Conference Hours

Monday/Wednesday 8:00 - 9:00 AM and Monday/Wednesday/Friday 11:00 AM - Noon

Virtual Conference Hours

Tuesday 7:00 - 9:00 AM and Wednesday 7:00 - 10:00 PM

To reach Dr. Dusek, write him at the above email address.