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Curriculum Vitae

Jack Bookman

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Box 90320, Durham, NC 27708-0320 (919) 660-2831 (office)

Ph.D.University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill1991
Areas of Research

Mathematics Education

Professional Experience / Employment History

Duke University
Professor of the Practice emeritus, May 01, 2012 - present
Duke University, Durham, NC
Associate Professor of the Practice, Mathematics, September 1, 1998 - May 01, 2012
Assistant Professor of the Practice, Mathematics, 1993-98
Lecturer, Mathematics, 1990-93
Instructor, Mathematics, 1984-90
Temporary Instructor, Mathematics, 1983-84
Part-time Instructor, Mathematics, 1982-83
Carolina Friends School, Durham, NC
teacher, Mathematics, 1978-79
Brooklyn Friends School, Brooklyn, NY
teacher, Mathematics, 1976-78
Clifford Scott High School East Orange, NJ
teacher, Mathematics, 1975-76
Visiting Positions
instructor, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC, 1981-82
Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

Senior Fellow, Center for Teaching, Learning and Writing, Duke University, 2000-2001
Carnegie Scholar, The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, 2000-2002
Nominated for the Duke Alumni Distinguished Teaching Award: 1984-85; 1985- 86; 1987- 88
Spencer Post-Doctoral Fellowship 1995-1997

Major Grant Support

The Impact of Calculus Reform on Long Term Performance NSF REC-9912017

Recent Grant Support

  • IAS/Park City Mathematics Institute, Institute for Advanced Studies, 7449-2305, 2014/09-2020/07.      
Professional Service

University Committee
Chair, Ad-hoc Subcommittee of the Curriculum Committee to Review the Quantitative Studies (QS) Requirement for Students in Trinity College of Arts & Sciences, 2010 - 2012  
Arts and Sciences Curriculum Committee, 2007 - 2010  
Undergraduate Judicial Board, 1997 - 2010  
promotion committee for Jan Rigsbee, to Associate Professor of the Practice, Program in Education, 2007  
reappointment committee for Joseph Harris, Director of the Undergraduate Writing Program, November 2006  
reappointment committee for Barbara Jentleson, Assistant Professor of the Practice, Program in Education, Spring 2005  
reappointment committee for Jan Rigsbee, Assistant Professor of the Practice, Program in Education, Spring 2004  
interviewer, Duke Fulbright Program, December 2005  
Assistant Director for CIT Search Committee, Spring 2005  
Secondary Teacher Preparation Program Director Search Committee, Spring 2004  
Academic Integrity Council, 2001-03  
Writing Across the Curriculum Director Search Committee, 2003  
Senior Fellow, Center for Teaching, Learning and Writing, 2000-02  
Academic Integrity Assessment Committee, 1999-2001  
Arts and Sciences Council, 1997-99  
Leave Policy Committee, January-February 1999  
Major Advisor
Mathematics Department Major Advisor, Major Advisor, 1 September 1995  
PreMajor Advisor
PreMajor Advisor, 1985 - 2006  
Dept Committee
Calculus Committee, 1996 - 2012  
Math Community Services
Editorial Board, PRIMUS ( Problems, Resources, and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies), 2006 - present  
Editorial Board, International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning, 2006 - present  
Editorial Board, Journal of Faculty Development, 2003 - present  
MAA Committee on Assessment, MAA Committee on Assessment. 2009 - 2012, 2009 - 2012  
AMS-MAA Steering Committee on Computer-Based Homework Systems, AMS-MAA Steering Committee on Computer-Based Homework Systems. 2008 - 2010, 2008 - 2010  
Editorial Board, MAA Notes, 2001 - 2007  
Calculus Reform and the First Two Years (CRAFTY), a subcommittee of the M.A.A., 1998 - 2003  
Selected Recent Invited Talks

Some Mathematical Thoughts and Questions About Suduko, Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL, March 02, 2006  
Learning in Interactive Technological Environments, Jacksonville University Jacksonville, FL, 16 March 2001  
How People Learn Mathematics, Jacksonville University Jacksonville, FL, 15 March 2001  
Evaluating Calculus Reform at Duke University, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, 29 March 1996  
Professional Affiliations

Mathematics Association of America
North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Publications (listed separately)

Last modified: 2021/09/20
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Mathematics Department
Duke University, Box 90320
Durham, NC 27708-0320