Stephen Devlin

Stephen Devlin


Full-Time Faculty
Harney Science Center 122C


Stephen Devlin is a Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and the Master’s in Data Science program (MSDS). He has also served as department chair and director of the undergraduate data science program. Stephen has a bachelor’s degree from Manhattan College in New York, and a Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Maryland. He was a C.L.E. Moore Instructor at MIT before moving to the University of San Francisco. His research interests include both pure and applied mathematics and he has published in diverse fields including representation theory, game theory, and sports analytics.

Research Areas

  • Complex networks
  • Game theory
  • Dynamics on networks


  • PhD, Mathematics, University of Maryland, 2001