Dr. Tim Deis is a professor of mathematics in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science. He completed his Master of Science and Ph.D. at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and has been with UW-Platteville since 1999. He currently works with students who plan to become middle or high school teachers. His interests include outreach programs for middle or high schools in the tristate area. He was the 2014 recipient of the UW System Underkofler Award for Teaching Excellence.