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Ferdinand  Rivera

Rivera, Ferdinand

Associate Professor,  Mathematics
Project Director,  Special Educ & Rehab-Foundatn

Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-5170

Office Hours
Fall 2012: 3 - 4 PM, 6:45 - 7:45 PM, and by appointment (email preferred)

Areas of Expertise: Education, Mathematics

Willing to be a media source Media Source   Willing to be a speaker Speaker   Willing to be a collaborative researcher Collaborative Researcher


  • Postdoc, Cultural Studies, Cultural Studies
    Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Germany, 2000
  • Doctor of Philosophy. Ohio St Univ Main Campus, 1998

Expertise Summary

Mathematical cognition Learning science Visualization in mathematical contexts