Elizabeth Leyva, Ph.D.


Dr. Elizabeth Leyva has taught mathematics for over 25 years in Texas, including high school, community college, and university courses. She holds a BA in Mathematics from the University of Texas at Austin, a MA in Mathematics from the University of Texas at Arlington, and a Ph.D. in Mathematics Education from Southern Methodist University. 



Teaching Experience

Year Rank Company/Institute/University
2020 - Present  Instructional Assistant Professor, Director of Entry-Level Mathematics Texas A&M University San Antonio, San Antonio TX
2016 - 2020 Adjunct Faculty, Mathematics University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington TX
2014 - 2020 Adjunct Faculty, Mathematics Southern Methodist University, Dallas TX
2007 - 2020 Faculty, Department Chair of Mathematics North Central Texas College, Corinth TX
2005 - 2007 Visiting Scholar, Mathematics Eastfield College, Mesquite TX
2001 - 2005 Adjunct Faculty, Mathematics Brookhaven College, Farmers Branch TX
1996 - 1998 Math Teacher, Student Council Sponsor Coppell High School, Coppell TX
1991 - 1996 Math Teacher Newman Smith High School, Carrollton TX


Classes Taught (Higher Education)

Course Code Course Name
MATH 1314 College Algebra
MATH 1316 Trigonometry
MATH 1324 Business Mathematics I
MATH 1325 Business Mathematics II/Business Calculus
MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics
MATH 1342  Elementary Statistics


Elizabeth Leyva, Ph.D.

College Of Arts And Sciences

Department of Computational, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences

Instructional Assistant Professor & Director of Entry-Level Mathematics

Classroom Hall 314X
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Course Teachings

MATH 1314 300 College Algebra Spring 2024 Syllabus