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Barbara E. Edwards

Emerita Professor
Department of Mathematics

Barbara E. Edwards

Emerita Professor
Department of Mathematics

Research

Research field

Mathematics Education

Research description

Edwards' research interests are in advanced mathematical thinking and issues surrounding the teaching of collegiate mathematics. She is currently working in the area of undergraduate mathematics students' understanding and use of formal mathematical definitions. She is also involved in research on teacher change and factors influencing pedagogical innovation at the collegiate level.

Research group

Mathematics Education

Background

Education

Ph.D. The Pennsylvania State University, 1997