(Pronounced SHILL-lit-toe)

he / him / his

Oglethorpe University

4484 Peachtree Road, N.E.

Atlanta, GA 30319

4484 Peachtree Road, N.E.

Atlanta, GA 30319

Lupton 317

bshillito [at] oglethorpe [dot] edu

Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA

2022 – Present [Anticipated defense: Summer 2025]

GPA: 4.13

Emporia State University

Emporia, KS

2019 – 2022

GPA: 4.0

Western Governors University

Salt Lake City, UT

2014 – 2016

Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, GA

2004 – 2008

Oglethorpe University

Atlanta, GA

2020 – Present

- Courses:
- COR 314 Mathematics and Human Nature
- MAT 120 Introduction to Functions
- MAT 130 Advanced Functions
- MAT 131 Calculus I
- MAT 132 Calculus II
- MAT 233 Calculus III
- MAT 234 Calculus IV
- MAT 241 Proofs & Logic
- MAT 471 Abstract Algebra
- STM 101 Modeling and Problem Solving across STEM

- Collaborated with Dr. Lynn Gieger to combine MAT 120 and MAT 130 into a single-semester MAT 125 Precalculus course
- Implemented a partially-flipped approach in MAT 131 by recording videos to be watched before class
- Retooled MAT 471 Abstract Algebra to no longer require MAT 238 Linear Algebra as a prerequisite
- Piloted STM 101 as part of a team of three mathematics faculty and three biology faculty working under the HHMI grant

Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA

2022 – Present

- Courses:
- MATH 1401 Elementary Statistics

- Implemented a partially-flipped approach in MATH 1401 by recording videos to be watched before class
- Redesigned the formula sheet and Excel guide used by MATH 1401 sections across the Atlanta and Perimeter campuses

Governor's Honors Program

Valdosta, Rome, and Statesboro, GA

2016 – Present

- Courses:
- Let's Play a Game
- Combinatorial game theory
- To Infinity & Beyond
- Set theory, non-standard analysis, projective geometry
- Groups, Rings, & Symmetrical Things
- Abstract algebra
- Twisted & Tangled
- Algebraic knot theory
- Spirit of Mathematics
- Mathematics history, culture, and foundations
- Operation: Outbreak!
- Epidemiology, dynamical systems, graph theory
- Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger
- Algorithms
- Colors & Connections
- Graph theory
- Varieties: The Spice of Life
- Computational algebraic geometry, projective geometry
- Close Enough
- Numerical analysis
- Weird Math
- Non-Euclidean geometry, number bases, fair division, voting theory, etc.
- Intro to Programming
- Introductory Python

- Let's Play a Game
- Mentor students on independent and collaborative research projects, providing ongoing, individualized feedback to guide them through the research process, from topic selection to final presentation to a variety of audiences
- Conduct an ongoing mathematics tournament throughout the summer program
- Interview and evaluate finalists at the state level to determine acceptance to the program

Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School

Atlanta, GA

2014 - 2018

- Courses:

Geometry, Algebra II, Honors Precalculus, AP Calculus AB+BC, Freshman Physics, Honors Physics, Computer Science, Discrete Mathematics, Special Topics in Mathematics - Designed curriculum for Computer Science, Discrete Mathematics, Special Topics in Mathematics
- Piloted concurrent curriculum for AP Calculus AB+BC

- Coached students for Moody’s Mega Math (M³) Challenge
- Implemented Standards-Based Grading in courses and presented results to faculty

Access Test Prep & Tutoring

Atlanta, GA

2018 – 2021

- Standardized tests tutored:

ACT, PSAT, SAT I/II, GRE, AMC 8 - Primary/secondary subjects tutored:

K-8 Math/English/Science, Prealgebra, Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Precalculus, AP Calculus, AP Statistics, AP Physics, IB Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Spanish, French - Undergraduate subjects tutored:

Single-Variable Calculus, Multivariable Calculus, Abstract Algebra, Real Analysis, Discrete Dynamical Systems

C2 Education East Cobb

Marietta, GA

2009 – 2014

- Lead instructor from 2010 - 2013
- Standardized tests tutored: ACT, PSAT, SAT I/II, AMC 8/10/12
- Primary/secondary subjects tutored: K-8 Math/English/Science, Prealgebra, Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Precalculus, AP Calculus, AP Statistics, AP Chemistry, AP Physics, Computer Science, Spanish, Latin
- Undergraduate subjects tutored: Single-Variable Calculus, Multivariable Calculus, Finite Mathematics, Modern Mathematics

- Python
- JavaScript
- C#
- Perl
- R

- CGSuite
- Microsoft Excel
- R Studio
- Vensim
- Adobe Premiere Pro

Oglethorpe University

2024

Georgia State University

2024

Oglethorpe University

2023

Georgia State University

2023

Atlanta Jewish Academy

2017

Western Governors University

Pre-Clinical Experiences

2015

TED-Ed

How to organize, add, and multiply matrices

2012

970 (99th percentile)

October 2019

910 (99th percentile)

April 2016

200 / 200

May 2014

297 / 300

July 2013

297 / 300

July 2013

2019 - present

- Chair-Elect, TAHSM (Teaching Advanced High School Mathematics) SIGMAA

2021

2016 - present

- Designed and led an interactive exploration on Rational Tangles for November 2018 meeting

2009 - present

- Director of Information Technology

2018 - 2022 - Member of Executive Committee and Georgia Mathematics Conference Board
- Redesigned and maintain the GCTM website (www.gctm.org)

eReflections | GCTM

April 2012

MAA Southeast Section Meeting

March 2024

Georgia State University

GTA Training

August 2023

Georgia State University

Keynote for end-of-year awards ceremony

April 2023

University of Missouri – Kansas City

November 2021

Cobb County School District Professional Development

December 2019

- Co-presented with Dr. Mary Garner, Oglethorpe University, and Dr. Virginia Watson, Kennesaw State University

University of Missouri – Kansas City

November 2019

58th Georgia Mathematics Conference: Communicating Mathematics – Creating a Culture for Discourse Fluency

October 2017

57th Georgia Mathematics Conference: Principles to Actions – What’s in Your Toolbox?

October 2016

56th Georgia Mathematics Conference: Growing Student Potential in Mathematics

October 2015

56th Georgia Mathematics Conference: Growing Student Potential in Mathematics

October 2015

55th Georgia Mathematics Conference: Mathematics for All – Let’s Build Bridges!

October 2014

55th Georgia Mathematics Conference: Mathematics for All – Let’s Build Bridges!

October 2014

54th Georgia Mathematics Conference: Equipping Lifelong Learners

October 2013

53rd Georgia Mathematics Conference: Common Core Seeds for Success

October 2012

53rd Georgia Mathematics Conference: Common Core Seeds for Success

October 2012

52nd Georgia Mathematics Conference: More Than Meets the Eye

October 2011

52nd Georgia Mathematics Conference: More Than Meets the Eye

October 2011