Pamela B. Pyzza

Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science


Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Dr. Pyzza joined the Ohio Wesleyan Faculty in the fall of 2015. She has taught introductory and advanced mathematics courses. She plans to develop new courses in applied and numerical mathematics.

Research Interests

  • Individual neuron and firing-rate neuronal models
  • Dynamically changing network models
  • Mathematical modeling of biological systems such as:
    • Insect olfactory systems
    • Sleep—Wake and REM—Non-REM cycles in humans
    • Thermoregulation during sleep
    • Spread of and vaccination against transmittable diseases

Outside Interests

  • Crossfit
  • Olympic Weightlifting
  • Cooking & Baking

Personal Website

Contact Info


Schimmel/Conrades Science Center #390
Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, OH 43015
P 740-203-4908