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Ellen Gundlach

Ellen Gundlach


Ellen Gundlach is a Peer Reviewer



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Skills & Interests

  • Science and Technology (Intermediate)
    I have degrees in physical chemistry, but I partner with a biology professor to bring quantitative literacy to her students and to bring a biological context to my students.
  • Education (Advanced)
    K-12 Outreach for math, science, and statistics. Also bringing writing and quantitative literacy into classes across the curriculum. Hands-on active learning.
  • Mathematics and Statistics / Statistics and Probability (Advanced)
    I am interested in Statistics Education, especially a the introductory level. I also work with interdisciplinary projects and incorporating writing and quantitative literacy across the curriculum.

Education History

  • M.S. Physical Chemistry (05/1998)
    The Ohio State University
  • B.S. Chemistry (04/1994)
    Florida State University


  • Gundlach, Ellen. (2008). Instructor’s Solutions Manual for The Practice of Business Statistics. W.H. Freeman.
  • Gundlach, Ellen. (2008). Student Solutions Manual for The Practice of Business Statistics. W.H. Freeman.

Teaching Experience

  • STAT 301 Elementary Statistical Methods (Fall 2003)
    • Purdue University – Introductory Statistics
    • I've taught this one every semester (including summers) since Fall 2003 and am the course coordinator. We use Moore/McCabe/Craig's book.
  • STAT 225 Introduction to Probability (Winter 2002)
    • Purdue University – Introductory Probability
    • I taught this one for a few years, but now I am just the course coordinator for the t.a.s who teach it.
  • Algebra (Spring 1999)
    • Purdue University, Ivy Tech State College – Algebra, Mathematics
    • I taught several different levels of this course at both Purdue and a community college for about 2 1/2 years.


  • English
    • Speaking level: Superior
    • Reading level: Superior

Honors & Awards

  • Grand Prize winner of the American Statistical Association's Hands-On Statistics Activity Competition (07/2010)
    Competition for a hands-on activity to be used in the American Statistical Association's booth at the USA Science and Engineering Festival on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
  • Award for Excellence in Distance Learning (04/2010)
    Purdue University's award for best for-credit distance learning campus of the year.
  • Instructional Development Center Distance Education Incentive Award (03/2009)
    Excellence in Online course design.


  • CAUSE webinar, 10/12/2009
    Using Calibrated Peer Review in Statistics and Biology: A Coordinated Statistical Literacy Project
  • Calibrated Peer Review assignments, 09/06/2006
    Over 30 Calibrated Peer Review assignments, many of the newer ones are posted on the new CPR Central Library.


  • Associate Editor (12/2009 – Current) CAUSE and MERLOT
  • Continuing Lecturer and Course Coordinator (01/2002 – Current) Statistics Department, Purdue University
  • Freelance supplement and comparative review writing for David Moore's books (09/2003 – 08/2008) W.H. Freeman