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Robert A. Hodges

Associate Professor

School of Applied Sciences

(617) 928-4598


M.S., Applied Mathematics, C. W. Post, Long Island University

B.S., Physics, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth


Professor Hodges finds technology to be the most exciting part of today’s industry and enjoys introducing problems in class that directly apply to the fields of study of his students.

“I love to show how beautiful and essential mathematics is to an ever-changing world and I strongly encourage students to learn as much mathematics as possible.”

Hodges teaches College Algebra, Calculus, Statistics and Qualitative Analysis and is a member of American Mathematical Association of Two year Colleges (AMATYC) the Pacific Crest Trail Association (PCT), the Appalachian Long Distance Hiking Association (ALDHA) and counts membership in Kappa Mu Epsilon, the Mathematics Honor Society as a career highlight.

Campus Emergency Alert

Mount Ida College is closed on Monday, February 8, 2016.

Due to the weather event, Mount Ida College is closed today, Monday, February 8, 2016.  The Mount Ida College Shuttle is not in service through the closure. Classes and events are cancelled for the day and the previously announced parking ban is in effect.  Further parking bans requiring residential students and staff to move their vehicles will continue throughout the day and be communicated through the Mount Ida College Police department, please comply with these requests in order for lots to be thoroughly cleared. The following services are open:

– The Malloy Office of Residence Life will open regular hours beginning 8:30am
The Dining Common will be open for the following hours: Brunch 11:30am – 2:00pm; Dinner 4:30pm – 7:00pm
– The Four Corners Cafe will open from 7:00pm – 9:00pm
The Campus Center will open at 11:00am – 9:00pm
The Fitness Center will open at 11:00am – 9:00pm