Gerry  Hoencke

Gerry Hoencke, Mathematics

In addition to teaching part-time at Mission College, Gerry has taught at San Mateo College, Ohlone College, DeAnza College, Foothill College, San Jose State University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Chapman University, and for special training assignments at Intel Corporation. Gerry holds lifetime Community College Teaching Credentials in Mathematics and Computer Science. His teaching assignments for the various community colleges and universities have been in the areas of mathematics, computer languages, statistics, and management science.

Gerry works full time for Lockheed-Martin Space Systems Company. His favorite saying is: "Teaching and interacting with students is fun. I teach in the evenings in order to relax after a full day of work."


Gerry performed undergraduate work in mathematics at Stanford through 1973 and completed an M.S. degree in Mathematics at San Jose State University with special emphasis in Analysis and Applied Mathematics.

Courses Taught / Syllabi

Math 900 – Arithmetic Functions
Math 903 – Elementary Algebra
Math C – Intermediate Algebra
Math 1 – Pre-Calculus Algebra
Math D – Trigonometry
Math 2 – Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry
Math 3a – Analytic Geometry and Calculus

Fast Facts

In his spare time, Gerry enjoys travel and interaction with diverse groups of people. Gerry speaks fluent German. His personal interests are art and writing.

Favorite Quote

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson



Gerry Hoencke

Gerry Hoencke
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office: Faculty Center SE2-101

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