Mahboub Baccouch is a professor in the Mathematics Department, University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO). He received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from Virginia Tech in 2008. He joined UNO in 2008 as a tenure-track assistant professor. He was promoted to associate professor with tenure in 2014. In 2019, he was promoted to full professor. In 2017, he received the College of Arts and Sciences Excellence in Research Award. His research interest is computational and applied mathematics and he actively investigates topics related to numerical methods for deterministic and stochastic differential equations using higher-order numerical methods including finite element and discontinuous Galerkin methods. He is also studying numerical solutions to many mathematical problems with broader applications.