Assistant Professor, Math Education
Dr. Christine P. Trinter is an Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education. Prior to joining the Center for STEM Education, she held the same position at Virginia Commonwealth University, where her courses included Teaching Mathematics for Middle Education, Teaching Secondary School Mathematics and Investigations and Trends in Teaching Secondary Mathematics. Her research interests are the effective use of technology for the teaching and learning of mathematics, curriculum development, mathematical problem solving and factors supporting teacher development.
Before joining VCU, Dr. Trinter was a Research Scientist at the Curry School of Education, University of Virginia where she also earned her doctorate. During this time, she was the lead author on several award winning curricular units. Prior, Dr. Trinter taught middle and high school mathematics in the northeast as well as overseas.