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Michael Dorff

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Michael Dorff is the President of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA), 2019-2021. He is also the department chair and professor of mathematics at Brigham Young University. He earned his Ph.D from the Univ. of Kentucky, has published about 35 refereed papers, and has given about 500 talks on mathematics. He is interested in promoting mathematics to the general public, in non-academic careers in mathematics, and in undergraduate research. Also, he is a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, a Fulbright Scholar in Poland, received a national Haimo Teaching Award from the MAA, and co-directs the PIC Math (Preparation for Industrial Careers in the Mathematical Sciences). He is married with 5 daughters. In any free time he has, he enjoys reading, running, and traveling.