**James G. Oxley** is an Australian–American mathematician, Boyd Professor of Mathematics at Louisiana State University.^{[1]} He is known for his expertise in matroid theory and graph theory.

Oxley did his undergraduate studies in Australia,^{[2]} and earned a doctorate from the University of Oxford in 1978, under the supervision of Dominic Welsh.^{[3]} He joined the Louisiana State University faculty in 1982.^{[2]}

Oxley is the author of the book *Matroid Theory* (Oxford University Press, 1992).

In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.^{[4]}

## References

**^**LSU Mathematician Named Boyd Professor Archived 2013-04-04 at the Wayback Machine, Louisiana State University, December 7, 2012, retrieved 2013-03-20.- ^
^{a}^{b}Brief vita, retrieved 2013-03-20. **^**James G. Oxley at the Mathematics Genealogy Project.**^**List of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society, retrieved 2013-03-20.