Dawn Archey

Associate Professor of Mathematics & Computer Science

Dr. Dawn Archey
Contact Info:
Campus: McNichols Campus
Building: Engineering
Room: 204
Phone: 313-993-3376
Dr. Dawn Archey


  • Ph.D. Mathematics, University of Oregon
  • B.S. Mathematics, Kalamazoo College


Dr. Dawn Archey grew up in Coldwater, Michigan, received her Bachelor’s in Math at Kalamazoo College, and received her Ph.D. in Math from the University of Oregon.  She then spent two years on a postdoctoral research fellowship at Ben Gurion University in Be’er Sheva, Israel and one year teaching at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City.  Dr. Archey joined the faculty at Detroit Mercy in Fall 2011.

Dr. Archey’s research is in the field of functional analysis, more specifically C*-algebras.  Her hobbies include reading mystery novels, cooking, knitting, and sending or receiving postcards.