Ulrich Hoensch

Contact Information

Associate Professor of Mathematics
M.Sc. Technical University Darmstadt Germany
Ph.D. Michigan State University
Phone: 406.657.1126
Office: Morledge-Kimball Hall 118
Email:  hoenschu@rocky.edu


Professor Cummings has taught at Rocky Mountain College since 1994 and has won the Ossie Abrams Faculty Achievement Award four times along with the ASRMC Outstanding Faculty Award in 1997. Professor Cummings belongs to MAA (Mathematical Association of America), AMS (American Mathematical Society), AAUW (American Association of University Women), and is a lifetime member of NCTM (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics).

Outside of work, Professor Cummings is an avid runner, frequently competing in marathons. She is a board member for the Montana Governor's Cup Marathon, team captain for the Rocky Walkers - Relay for Life Team, and a member of the Yellowstone Rim Runners.

Courses Taught

  • MAT 175: Calculus I
  • MAT 176: Calculus II
  • MAT 210: Probability and Statistics
  • MAT 275: Calculus III
  • MAT 310: Mathematical Statistics
  • MAT 311: Linear Algebra
  • MAT 313: Differential Equations
  • MAT 316: Complex Variables
  • CSC 320: Numerical Methods

Areas of Interest/Specialization

  • Differential equations
  • Dynamical systems
  • Chaos and fractals

Professional Organizations

  • American Mathematical Society (1996-present)
  • Mathematical Association of America (1999-present) 
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (2008-present)


Rocky Mountain College
1511 Poly Drive
Billings, MT 59102