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: Science Hall Two, Room 325

Phone: (760)750-4201

FAX: (760)750-3439

Email: apuha [at] csusm [dot] edu

Curriculum Vitae

Office Hours

Mondays 10 am – 2:30 pm in the STEM Center with Josh Wise

Mondays 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm in Sci2-337a with Prof Puha

Tuesdays 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm in Sci2-337a with Yvonne

Wednesdays 11:00 am – 1:30 pm in the STEM Center with Josh Wise

2015-16 Surf Team

We Are Blood Movie Poster

Movie Premiere Directions and Parking

2015-16 Important Dates

2015 Tryout Information

2015 Entry Form

2015 Waiver Form




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

Spring 2016: Math 441, 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

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


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

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

Kayla Hardin

Email: khardin [at] csusm [dot] edu

Phone: (760)750-8059



Mathematics Department
College of Science and Mathematics
CSU San Marcos