Program Faculty

Meet the faculty teaching courses and leading research in the PhD Mathematics and Science Education program.

Rico Gutstein, PhD

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Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

Rico Gutstein’s research and teaching interests include mathematics education, teaching for social justice and critical literacies in an urban, multicultural context.

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Gregory Larnell, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

Gregory Larnell’s research centers on intersection of mathematics learning and socialization, identity construction, race and equity.

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Danny Martin, PhD

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Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

Danny Bernard Martin’s research focuses on understanding mathematical and racial identity development among African-American learners in middle school, high school, and community college contexts.

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Daniel Morales-Doyle, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

Daniel Morales-Doyle, PhD Curriculum & Instruction ’15, examines the potential for science education to act as a catalyst for social transformation.

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Maria Varelas, PhD

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Professor of Curriculum and Instruction

Maria Varelas’ research and teaching focus on science learning and teaching of students of color in urban schools, identity construction, and multiliteracies.

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