Professor John Paulos
Mathematician, Temple University
John Paulos is an author, popular public speaker, and former monthly columnist for ABCNews.com, the Scientific American, and the Guardian. Professor of mathematics at Temple University in Philadelphia earned his Ph.D. in the subject from the University of Wisconsin.
In 2003 he received the American Association for the Advancement of Science award for promoting public understanding of science, and in 2013 the Mathematics Communication Award from the Joint Policy Board for Mathematics.
His books include "Innumeracy", "Beyond Numeracy", "A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper", "A Mathematician Plays the Stock Market", "Irreligion", an autobiography "A Numeral Life"
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