Profile

Amy Ackerberg-Hastings

Project Assistant

 

Ph.D. (2000) Iowa State University
M.A. (1996) Iowa State University
B.A. (1992) North Park University

Research Specialties 
  • History of mathematics and mathematics education
  • Women in science
Role in Museum 

Cataloguing mathematical instruments, such as protractors and slide rules, for upload to collections.si.edu.

Projects 

Former 3-year Behind-the-Scenes volunteer, cataloguing mathematical instruments and textbooks.

Professional Affiliations 
  • Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Science (Content Editor, Bulletin of the CSHPM)
  • History of Science Society
  • American Historical Association
  • American Mathematical Society
  • Mathematical Association of America
  • The Oughtred Society