Maggelakis joined the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in 1990. She served as director of the program before being named head of the School of Mathematical Sciences, which she formed in 2006. She is a past recipient of the Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching and is an active mentor for the Women in Science, Engineering and Mathematics Group of Rochester.
Maggelakis holds a doctoral degree in computational and applied mathematics from Old Dominion University. She focuses her research on mathematical biology, in particular the mathematical modeling of biological processes such as tumor growth, capillary growth, wound healing and retinopathy.
Susan Gawlowicz ’95