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Gerald Burton

Burton, Dr. Gerald, PhD

Mathematics & Economics

Professor of Mathematics

Phone: 804-524-5435
Location: Hunter McDaniel 303Sc
Email: gburton@vsu.edu

EDUCATION

  • BS, MA Livingston College
  • MEd Ohio State University
  • PhD Virginia Commonwealth University

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Data Analysis and Statistical Inference
  • Mathematics Pedagogy
  • Mathematical Proof
  • Problem Solving and Mathematical Models
  • Quantitative Research Methodology

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS / PRESENTATIONS

  • "Essay Writing in Mathematics and its Effect on Achievement", Eastern Regional Research Association, Clearwater Beach, Fla.
  • "Using Mathematical Manipulatives in Adult Education", VAILL Conference, Virginia Beach, VA.
  • “Recognizing, Celebrating and Connecting With Diversity in Mathematics, Richmond, VA
  • “Using Technology and Media in the Classroom”, NCTM National Exposition, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • “Statistics for Research in Nursing”, Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA.

Student advisees

  • T. BALDWIN
  • P. BARNER
  • F. BOLDOE
  • E. DOUGLAS
  • S. FREEMAN
  • B. LEWIS
  • E. LOPEZ
  • T. LYNE
  • T. PROSISE
  • J. SHORT
  • W. STALLWORTH
  • P. TALLEY
  • K. TUCKER
  • T. TUCKER
  • A. WALKER
  • M. WILKINS
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