Jared Painter, PhD

Jared Painter


Office Address: SCI 107A
Phone: (281) 649-3215

Assistant Professor of Mathematics


  • BS in Mathematics, University of Texas at Tyler
  • MS in Mathematics, University of Texas at Tyler
  • PhD in Mathematics, University of Texas at Arlington

Courses Taught

  • Freshman Year Seminar
  • Intermediate Algebra
  • Math for Critical Thinking
  • College Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Precalculus
  • Calculus I
  • Calculus II
  • Linear Algebra
  • Calculus III
  • Mathematical Computing

Teaching Focus

Dr. Painter’s teaching focus is centered on problem solving and conceptual understanding in mathematical areas, using discussion and discovery.  His area of specialization is commutative algebra with a focus in homological methods. 


Dr. Painter has published papers in the area of commutative algebra, with a specific focus on monomial algebras.  His primary research interests include commutative algebra, combinatorics, and graph theory.  He is currently a member of the American Mathematical Society.

Additional Information

Service on University or College Committees, offices held
While at HBU, Dr. Painter has served as the social medial leader for the department of mathematics and physics.
Personal interests or hobbies
Dr. Painter enjoys participating in several sports; soccer, football, running, hiking, etc.
He enjoys woodworking and motorcycle riding as well.