About Dr. Neil
Dr. Neil Martinsen-Burrell has been teaching students at the college level for almost twenty years in the areas of mathematics and statistics. He has helped hundreds of student researchers to understand the important issues in their experiments including collecting, storing, and processing data as well as analyzing and communicating the results.
Dr. Neil received a B.S. degree in Mathematics from Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, CA and a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He has worked at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. He has done research in geophysical sciences as well as teaching math and statistics at all levels.
Neil enjoys helping students and researchers to focus on the most important questions that they are trying to answer and what methods to use to answer those questions. He excels at explaining mathematical concepts to non-mathematical students. He has worked with students and researchers in biology, chemistry, psychology, political science, economics, education, and other disciplines.
After 9 years of teaching in colleges, in 2013 Dr. Neil started his independent statistical consulting service. He is focused on helping student researchers to understand their statistical needs and methods. Contact Neil if you would like help from a teacher like this.