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Gonzalez, Lidia

Gonzalez, Lidia

Assistant Professor
Mathematics and Computer Science
Areas of Expertise:
  • Mathematics Education - specifically, grades 9-12 & urban settings
  • Teaching Mathematics for Social Justice - includes issues of equity & diversity
  • Math Identity Development
  • Teacher Education/Professional Development in mathematics
Dr. Lidia Gonzalez holds a Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts in Mathematics Education from New York University after which she worked for seven years as a mathematics teacher at Washington Irving HS, a comprehensive public school in NYC. She earned a Ph.D. in Urban Education from the CUNY Graduate Center in 2008. Dr. Gonzalez’s research interests focus broadly on the teaching and learning of mathematics with the aim of improving the educational experiences of urban youth. More specifically she is interested in teaching of mathematics for social justice, mathematics identity and professional development/teacher training. Dr. Gonzalez is enjoying her work at York College.
Education:
DegreeInstitutionFieldDates
PhD CUNY Graduate Center Urban Education 2008 
MPhil CUNY Graduate Center Urban Education 2007 
MA New York University Mathematics Education 1999 
BS New York University Mathematics Education 1997 
Gonzalez, Lidia
 

Gonzalez, Lidia
Assistant Professor
Mathematics and Computer Science