Homepage of Prof. Amber Puha

CSUSM Department of Mathematics


Amber Puha, PhD
Department of Mathematics
California State University, San Marcos

333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road
San Marcos CA 92096-0001

Office: Craven Hall, 6130

Phone: (760)750-4201

FAX: (760)750-3439

Email: apuha [at] csusm [dot] edu

Curriculum Vitae

Office Hours

Mondays 3:30 pm - 5 pm (tentative)

2016-17 Surf Team

2016 Tryout Information

2016 Entry Form

2016 Waiver Form



2009 Greater San Diego Area Mathematics Council Outstanding Post Secondary Mathematics Teacher

Fall 2016: Math 570, Introduction to Probability

Enrolled students may obtain information about this course at Cougar Courses.



Probability Theory, Stochastic Processes, and their Applications with emphasis on Stochastic Networks

2015-18 NSF Grant DMS 1510198, $180,000

2015-16 Presidents Outstanding Faculty Award for Scholarship and Creative Activity


2007 INFORMS Applied Probability Society Best Publication Award, Co-Recipient


2015-2016 Service and Committees

Surf Team Faculty Advisor

Learning Assistant Program Mathematics Coordinator

Graduate Program Coordinator

Coordinator Hypatian Society

Instructor-in-Charge: Math 160 & 162

MS Program External Review Co-Leader

Chair, Applied Mathematics Task Force


Administrative Support Coordinator

Guadalupe Lopez

Email: gulopez [at] csusm [dot] edu

Phone: (760)750-8059

Department of Mathematics

College of Science and Mathematics

CSU San Marcos