Emily Shinkle

PhD Student


I am a graduate student in the PhD program interested in low-dimensional topology. I am the president of the graduate chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) at UIUC. I am currently teaching two section of Math 231 (Calc II). Previously, I have served as an Instructor for the Summer Illinois Mathematics Camp, been a Head TA, and participated in many outreach events through the AWM chapter. 


  • MS in Mathematics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2018
  • BA in Mathematics, Cedarville University, 2016
  • BA in Mathematics Education, Cedarville University, 2016