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Faculty Profiles

Ivona Grzegorczyk
Professor, Mathematics

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Education

PhD Mathematics, University of California Berkeley , 1990
MS Mathematics, Warsaw University, Poland

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Biography

Dr. Ivona Grzegorczyk received her Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of California Berkeley in 1990, and holds MS degree form Warsaw University, Poland.

Dr. Grzegorczyk's interests include the fields of Algebraic Geometry (especially vector bundles on algebraic curves) and Mathematics Education (especially the connection between fine arts and mathematical reasoning). She is the author of the book Mathematics and Fine Arts (2000), educational book Al Zebra explains Algebra (2010) and many research papers in the areas of algebraic geometry, educational games and mathematics education.

Dr. Grzegorczyk has worked at Stanford University, the Oregon State University, the University of Massachusetts, Warsaw University (Poland), Henri Poincare Institute (France) and the University of Liverpool (England) among others. She has lectured nationally and internationally, traveled widely and speaks several foreign languages.

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Keywords

vector bundles, moduli spaces, algebraic geometry, cubic surfaces, mathematics education