Kimberly C. Corum, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor & Fisher Endowed Chair

Dr. Kimberly Corum

Contact Info

7800 York Road, Room 225


Ph.D., Mathematics Education
University of Virginia
M.A.T., Mathematics
Bard College
B.A., English
University of Virginia

Areas of Expertise

Mathematics Education
Mathematics Teacher Preparation


Dr. Kimberly Corum earned a B.A. in English Language and Literature from the University of Virginia. As a Math for America fellow, she earned her M.A.T. in Mathematics from Bard College and spent four years teaching mathematics and science at a small public high school in the South Bronx, NYC. She then returned to the University of Virginia, where she earned her Ph.D. in Mathematics Education. Her research interests include mathematics teacher preparation, mathematical problem solving, and the use of technology in the teaching and learning of mathematics.

Recent Publications

  • Developing authentic tasks from local events (with J. Garofalo), Virginia Mathematics Teacher 42:2 (2016), 44-46.
  • Learning about surface area through a digital fabrication-augmented unit (with J. Garofalo), Journal of Computers in Mathematics Science and Teaching 35 (2016), 33-59.
  • Using digital fabrication to support student learning (with J. Garofalo), 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing (2015), 50-55.