Professor of Education and Mathematics
Pat is a professor of Education and Mathematics at Michigan. He studies the knowledge and rationality involved in teaching mathematics and the use of digital technologies to represent and communicate professional knowledge.
Assistant Research Scientist
Amanda is a researcher at the University of Michigan that studies teachers’ instructional practices and innovative approaches for intervening in those practices through pd. She has a PhD in Mathematics Education and MA in Mathematics.
Srikanth has an MS in Computer Science. His work mainly involves designing and developing Software Applications for the GRIP team which are used for research studies.
Inese manages GRIP Lab research projects, which including planning and organizing work, communicating with internal and external stakeholders, hiring staff, organizing events, recruiting research participants.
Inah has a PhD in mathematics education and MA and MS in statistics and applied mathematics. Her research interests lie in mathematical knowledge for teaching and quantitative research methods in educational studies.
Irma Stevens is a postdoc who earned her Ph.D. in Mathematics Education and MA in Mathematics at the University of Georgia. Her main research interests are understanding students’ meanings for formulas when reasoning about dynamic situations and teachers’ decision making about mathematical tasks.
Nicolas Boileau is a postdoctoral researcher in the GRIP lab. He earned his Ph.D. in educational studies, with a concentration in mathematics education, from the University of Michigan. Earlier, he completed a masters in the teaching of mathematics and a bachelor of arts in pure and applied mathematics from Concordia University in his hometown of Montréal. His research focuses on norms of mathematics instruction.
Mike Ion is a Ph.D. candidate in mathematics education at the University of Michigan. His research interests include conceptions in calculus, online learning, measurement, and natural language processing.
Scott Bridges is a mathematics education Ph.D. student at the University of Michigan. His research interests include teacher decision making in the face of competing obligations.
Jr Application Developer
Bruno is a junior at the University of Michigan in the College of Engineering and is majoring Computer Science. He works under Srikanth on the development of software applications for the Grip team which are used for research studies.
Erica Pauline Santos
Jr Application Developer
Erica is a sophomore in the College of Engineering. She’s studying Mechanical Engineering and minoring in Computer Science, with a concentration in the Program of Sustainable Engineering. She works as Jr App Developer at the lab.
Tottiona is a junior at the University of Michigan and is majoring in Statistics.
Skylar is a sophomore at Wayne State University. He is majoring in kinesiology, minoring in Russian, and pursuing a pre-med track at the Honors College. He is joining the Grip Lab as an undergraduate research assistant.
Michael is a first-year at the University of Michigan studying Electrical Engineering. He has recently joined the team as a UROP student and is working to streamline the team’s research efforts with database design.
Andrew Spiteri is a freshman at the University of Michigan in the Honors Program. He recently joined as a UROP student and is primarily focusing on the T4D project.
Past GRIP Team Members
Kayin Aaron · Wendy Rose Aaron · Enes Akbuga · Darrell Allen · Emanuele Bardelli · Stephen Bizer · Heather Bleecker · Eszter Boldog · Chandler Brown · Jeong Lim Chae · Chia-Ling Chen · Vu Minh Chieu · Justin Dimmel · Maranda Discenna · Ander Erickson · Erin Fedeson · Felice Gonzales · Gloriana Gonzáles · Umut Gursel · Kristi Hanby · Carolyn Hetrick · Hui-Yu (Angela) Hsu · Karl W. Kosko · Yungchi (Jack) Lin · Claudine Margolis · Manu Mehrotra · Takeshi Miyakawa · Joel Maidens · Talli Nachlieli · Annick Rougee · Mollee Shultz · Travis Skindzier · Rachel Snider · Mindy Steffen · Natalie Suh · Michael Weiss · Jack Zaloga · Jinzhi (Bella) Zhou