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College of Education


Faculty and Staff

George J. Roy, Ph.D.

Title: Associate Professor in Middle Level Mathematics Education
Department: Instruction & Teacher Education
College of Education
E-mail: roygj@mailbox.sc.edu
Phone: 803-777-8853
Office:

Wardlaw 228

George Roy

Education

Ph.D., Education, University of Central Florida

Expertise

Middle level mathematics; technology

Research

Uses of dynamic technology in middle school mathematics classrooms; preservice teachers' development of mathematical content knowledge

Biography

George Roy is an Associate Professor of Mathematics Education at the University of South Carolina. He received his undergraduate degree in Mathematics from Rollins College and attained his Master of Education in Mathematics Education from the nationally recognized Lockheed Martin/University of Central Florida Academy for Mathematics and Science at University of Central Florida (UCF). George went on to receive his Ph.D. in Education with an emphasis in Mathematics Education from UCF. During his doctoral program, his primary area of research focused on preservice teachers' development of mathematical content knowledge. Prior to his position at USC, he taught middle school mathematics for eight years at Orange County Florida Public Schools. During his public school tenure, he achieved a National Board of Professional Teaching Standards certification in Early Adolescence Mathematics. Currently, Roy teaches mathematics methods courses as part of Middle Level Education program in the Department of Instruction and Teacher Education. His current research efforts include examining uses of dynamic technology in middle school mathematics classrooms.