Director of Festivals
Hector Rosario holds a Ph.D. in mathematics education from Columbia University and was a tenured professor of mathematics at the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (2003-2015). He moved to North Carolina in 2015, where he co-founded the Chapel Hill Math Circle, founded the Triangle Math Teachers’ Circle, and taught at three different prisons through UNC’s Correctional Education Program. He moved to Georgia in 2017 to teach at a Title I high school.
He is the co-author of Math Makes Sense! A Constructivist Approach to the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics(2016) and the principal editor of the 17-country anthology Mathematics and Its Teaching in the Southern Americas (2016). His third book, an anthology of mathematical outreach initiatives, should be out in 2019.