Faculty & Staff


Faculty & Staff

  

Jorge Alberto Calvo, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics and Chair of the Department
Jorge Alberto Calvo, Ph.D.
Education: S.B. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and both M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California at Santa Barbara.
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg 3054
Phone: (239) 280-1608
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Biography

Dr. Jorge Alberto Calvo specializes in geometric topology and knot theory. A member of both Phi Beta Kappa and Sigma Xi (the scientific research society) and a fellow of the Mathematical Association of America's Project NExT (New Experiences in Teaching), he received the NDSU College of Science and Mathematics award for Excellence in Teaching in 2003.  Dr. Calvo is originally from San José, Costa Rica, and grew up in the Boston area.  He holds the degree of S.B. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and both M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California at Santa Barbara.