Professor Bamberger is on a Leave of Absence for the Fall 2014 Semester
Since 1974 Honi J. Bamberger has had the varied experience of teaching both elementary and middle school students, as well as undergraduate and graduate students. Earning her Ph.D. in 1984, in mathematics education, from the University of Maryland at College Park, Dr. Bamberger has served as an associate research scientist and consultant for Johns Hopkins University, a principal investigator for an NSF funded grant given to the University of Maryland, and the lead professional developer for the Disney and NSF funded Mobile Mathematics Initiative (MMI).
She contributed as a consultant and content writer for the “Numbers Alive” public television series and has authored articles and books, as well as consulted on mathematics textbook series. Dr. Bamberger has presented her research findings at conferences and seminars across the United States, and has led mathematics institutes in Australia and New Zealand. In addition, she is a highly regarded and respected speaker at state, regional and national mathematics conferences.
Currently, Dr. Bamberger is a professor, in the Department of Mathematics, at Towson University and is also the Executive Director of MathWorks: Promoting Excellence in Mathematics Education. MathWorks provides all of the consultants for the Maryland Model for School Readiness (MMSR) mathematics institutes, as well as the consultants for ongoing professional development done in the state of Alabama, Newark, NJ, Reading, PA, Alexandria, VA, and at The Summit School in Edgewater, MD.
In 1996 Dr. Bamberger was awarded the Mathematics Educator of the Year from the Maryland Council of Teachers of Mathematics (MCTM). In 2006 she received, from the MCTM, the Outstanding College Mathematics Professor of the year. In 2009, she was selected for the Excellence in Teaching Award in the Jess & Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics.