Professor, Department of Mathematics, Boise State University
Department of Mathematics
Boise State University
1910 University Dr
Boise, ID 837251555, USA
zteitler@boisestate.edu
Office: MB 233A
Phone: +12084261086
Fax: +12084261356
Pronouns: he/him/his
 Teaching
 I teach a range of courses,
mostly upperlevel proofbased (or “pure math”) courses for undergraduate and graduate math majors.
I also frequently teach introduction to proofs, multivariable calculus, differential equations,
and occasionally other classes such as linear algebra.
Fall 2023:
Introduction to Abstract Algebra and Number Theory (Math 305)
Number Theory (Math 404/504)Previous and upcoming courses
 Research
 Publications

My area of research is commutative algebra and algebraic geometry (MSC 13 and 14).
I study algebraic geometry with actual polynomials, especially Waring rank.  Advising
 Graduate and undergraduate students I have advised.
 TATERS
 I am a coorganizer of the Topics in Algebra, Topology, Etc., Research Seminar: TATERS.
See also the Set Theory Seminar, the Mathematics Department Colloquium, and the Computing Colloquium.  BMTC
 I am a coorganizer of the Boise Math Teachers’ Circle,
part of the Boise Math Circles,
a math community for teachers and for secondary students.
(Paused due to the pandemic.)  Events
 Research workshops and conference special sessions that I have organized, coorganized, or been involved in.
Weekly schedule: Fall 2023  Travel 
Boise State Topology & Algebra Research in the BSU math department
BSU Math Master’s Theses  BSU Math Senior Theses  BSU Math Senior Showcase