Professor, Mathematics & Physics Department
Dr. Michael Tarabek has been with Queens since 1995, and teaches across the mathematics
curriculum. Although specializing in the field of mathematical physics, he has worked
one-on-one with students on a variety of research topics, including geometry, number
theory, mathematical history and mathematics education.
He has led students on John Belk International Program tours to Italy, England, Scotland,
France, Belgium, Germany, Hungary, Austria and the Czech Republic.
Dr. Tarabek is a recipient of the William S. Lee Distinguished Professor Award, and
has served in a number of administrative leadership roles at the university, including
three terms as faculty president. He is a member of the Mathematical Association of
Ph.D., M.S., Carnegie Mellon University
B.A., St. Vincent College