Japheth Wood is a mathematician at the Bard Masters of Arts in Teaching Program, a residency-style teacher preparation program embedded in the public schools of the South Bronx. Wood is also director of the New York Math Circle, and co-founder and director of the Bard Math Circle. Wood has previously held positions in the mathematics departments of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Vanderbilt University, the University of Louisville and Chatham University. An alumnus of the Hampshire College Summer Studies in Mathematics and the Budapest Semesters in Mathematics programs, Professor Wood earned his B.A. (1990) from Washington University in St. Louis and his M.A. (1994) and Ph.D. (1997) from the University of California, Berkeley.
For more information about Japheth Wood’s educational background, work experience, and professional activities, please download his Curriculum Vitae.