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Mathematics educator , writer

John Allen Paulos, American mathematics educator, writer. Recipient Public Understanding Science and Technical award, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2003. Fellow Committee Science Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal; member Mathematics Association American, Association for Symbolic Logic, Authors' Guild.

Background

Paulos, John Allen was born on July 4, 1945 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Peter George and Helen (Sanavas) Paulos.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, University Wisconsin, 1974.

Career

Professor mathematics Temple University, Philadelphia, since 1973. Speaker in field; adjunct professor journalism Columbia University.

Works

Membership

Fellow Committee Science Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal. Member Mathematics Association American, Association for Symbolic Logic, Authors' Guild.

Connections

Married Sheila Schwartz, August 12, 1972. Two children.

father:
Peter George Paulos

mother:
Helen (Sanavas) Paulos

spouse:
Sheila Schwartz