Education: B.S., Eastern Nazarene College; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Delaware
Areas of Expertise or Research: His area of research, known as finite projective geometry, relies on tools from discrete mathematics and abstract algebra. He has published a number of journal articles in this field. He has further interest in the interface of geometry with coding theory
Prof. Wantz states, "It is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to start a new mathematics program and contribute to the growth of a Christian university on the East coast. I have found Regent to be a supportive environment and an institution which strives for excellence and honors our Lord."
Dr. Wantz resides in Chesapeake, VA with his wife Beth and their two children, a daughter and a son. His interests include automotive repair, gardening, horseshoes, and Rubic's cubes.