Mathematics Faculty Bios

 

 

SHEILA WEAVER: co-Director of the Governor’s Institute on Mathematics.

Sheila Weaver has taught Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Vermont for 27 years. She is committed to quality undergraduate education, and in 2002, she was honored to receive the Kroepsch-Maurice Excellence in Teaching Award. She is especially interested in innovation in statistics and mathematics education, and has taught courses linking mathematics with social justice issues, and with the Arts. She has also incorporated community-based learning in many of her college classes. In recent years, Sheila taught professional development courses to middle and high school math teachers as part of Vermont Mathematics Partnerships and the Vermont Mathematics Institute. Since 2008, she has enjoyed serving as a co-director of the Governor’s Institute in Mathematical Sciences.