Department ofMathematics

Ksenija Simic-Muller

Ksenija Simic-Muller

Assistant Professor

253-538-5699 (office)

Office

Hours

  • Sunday:
  • Monday:9:15 am - 10:20 am, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Tuesday:
  • Wednesday:9:15 am - 10:20 am, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Thursday:11:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • Friday:9:15 am - 10:20 am
  • Saturday:

Profile

Professional
Emphasis

logic, mathematics education, math and social justice

Responsibilities

(On Sabbatical 2014-2015)

Education
Degrees

Ph.D. in Mathematics, Carnegie Mellon University

M.S. in Mathematics, Carnegie Mellon University

Undergraduate in Theoretical Mathematics, University of Belgrade

Personal
Biography
Ksenija Simic-Muller got her undergraduate degree in Theoretical Mathematics at the University of Belgrade in Serbia (former Yugoslavia), and her masters and doctoral degrees from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. Her doctorate was in Pure and Applied Logic. She then had a teaching postdoctoral position at the University of Arizona, where she retrained as a mathematics educator while working for the Center for the Mathematics Education of Latinos/as. Her current research interests are in the areas of culturally relevant mathematics teaching, teaching mathematics for social justice, and equity in mathematics education in general, especially as they pertain to teacher education.