- Ph.D., University of Texas, 1990
- M.Ed., Ohio University, 1981
- B.S.Ed., Ohio University, 1979
- Mathematics education
- Technology in the classroom
Mary Wagner-Krankel, Ph.D., has the distinction of being the first woman to teach full-time at St. Mary’s University (1992). She had taught previously at Hardin-Simmons University, University of Texas at Austin and Ohio State University.
Wagner-Krankel became chair of St. Mary’s Mathematics Department in 2000.