Scope of Responsibilities
At UHD, Dr. Oberhoff is responsible for supervising the staff and faculty of the department. He manages the department budgets for operating expenses, faculty and staff salaries and labs. He plans and implements unit plans, faculty teaching schedules and course and degree changes. He responds to requests from the dean or other administrative offices and evaluates the yearly faculty merit reports and report results. Dr. Oberhoff responds to student requests and/or problems. He interviews and recommends hiring for full-time and adjunct positions. Dr. Oberhoff also represents the department in University committees and other functions.
Dr. OberHoff earned both his Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics and Master of Science in Mathematics from the University of Houston and Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Texas A&M University.
Dr. Oberhoff previously served nine years as the chair of the Department of Computer and 13 years as the Mathematical Sciences and Associative Dean of College of Sciences and Technology. Dr. Oberhoff's most recent experience was serving as Interim Chair of Engineering Technology and now works as the Interim Chair of the combined department of Computer Science and Engineering Technology.