Gonzalez, Lidia
Gonzalez, Lidia

Gonzalez, Lidia


Mathematics and Computer Science

Phone: 718-262-2551
Office Location: AC-2C07D
Email: lgonzalez@york.cuny.edu

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.

Office Hours

Tuesday and Thursdays (in-person)11:00am - 12:00pm
By appointment (in-person or via zoom)E-mail me some good days/times to set up a meeting


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 

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

Publications in Field Of Expertise