Christina Joy Edholm


Currently, I am a Post-Doctoral Teaching Associate in the Mathematics Department at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

My research area is Mathematical Biology. I work in Mathematical Ecology, considering invasive species, natural resources, control theory and spatial spread. I also work in Epidemiology, looking at various different diseases, scenarios, and focuses.

My PhD Advisors were Richard Rebarber and Brigitte Tenhumberg.

My Post-Doc Advisor is Suzanne Lenhart.

About me

Department of Mathematics • College of Arts and Sciences

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Mailing Address: 227 Ayres Hall. 1403 Circle Drive. Knoxville, TN, 37996-1320, USA

Phone: 865-974-4252 • Fax: 865-974-6576


  1. Ph.D. Mathematics, 2016, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

  2. M.S. Mathematics, 2011, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

  3. B.S. Mathematics, 2010, Willamette University

Contact Information

  1. email:

  2. office: Ayres 236