Hong Yuan

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Assistant Professor

EMAIL: hyuan@bmcc.cuny.edu


Office Hours: Mondays 12 - 1 PM, Fridays 9 - 11 AM

Phone: +1 (212) 346-8562

Hong Yuan taught college mathematics courses and researched mathematics education in Shanghai. She published more than ten papers and several textbook chapters on calculus and on elementary mathematics education in China. Currently, her special research interest is in integrating cross-culturally the best practices in Chinese and American mathematics education to help our BMCC students succeed.


Mathematics Education


  • Ph.D. Columbia University, Mathematics Education,
  • M.S. Shanghai Normal University, Mathematics Education,
  • B.S. Shanghai Normal University, Mathematics / Mathematics Education,

Courses Taught

Research and Projects


  • Richard, J. W. & Yuan, H (2014). Hua Loo-Keng and Hermann Weyl in Yau, S. T., et al. (Eds), Mathematics and Humanities (shuxue yu renwen) Book Series. 130-137,Higher Education Press and International Press of Boston
  • Yuan, H & Yi, H (2012) Comparison of mathematics courses in pre-service elementary education programs in China and the United States in Xu, W. (Ed.), Studies of Mathematics Curriculum and Teaching:Elementary School Volume(1979-2009), 507-513,Nanjing Normal University Press, Nanjing, China

Honors, Awards and Affiliations

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