Author: Leslie Jiménez
Bio Note: Leslie Jimenez has a PhD in mathematics and is a scientific communicator. She is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics at the Faculty of Science at the University of Chile, where she coordinates the initial formation of secondary mathematics-physics teachers. She does research on mathematics education, in particular the gap between high school and university in mathematics, through visualisation and mathematical work space. She is a member of the collective women mathematicians of Chile and the Association of Journalists and Professionals for Science Communication, Achipec. In March she launched her first mathematical popularisation book The Great Adventure of Knowledge: A Walk With Mathematics in Four Seasons, in collaboration with Constanza Rojas-Molina for Editorial Planeta.
Affiliation: Universidad de Chile, Chile
Publications in Constructivist Foundations
Valdés-Zorrilla A., Díaz-Rojas D., Jiménez L. & Soto-Andrade J. (2023) Authors’ response: Random walks in a land of oxymorons and paradoxes…. Constructivist Foundations 18(2): 290–294. https://constructivist.info/18/2/290
Valdés-Zorrilla A., Díaz-Rojas D., Jiménez L. & Soto-Andrade J. (2023) Random walks as a royal road to e-steam in math education. Constructivist Foundations 18(2): 259–276. https://constructivist.info/18/2/259