Jaewoo Lee

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EMAIL: JaLee@bmcc.cuny.edu

Office: N598D

Office Hours:

Phone: +1 (212) 776--6495

Professor Jaewoo Lee received a Ph.D. in Mathematics from The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, in 2006. His areas of scholarly interest include Number Theory and Combinatorics. As evidenced by the posters on his office door, he is also very interested in promoting mathematics to students and a general audience. Professor Lee has been actively involved in pedagogical issues related to mathematics education and has mentored numerous student research projects. In particular, he has taught Writing Intensive Mathematics classes for many years to promote students’ participation and proactive thinking.


Number Theory, Combinatorics, Math Education


  • Ph.D. The City University of New York Graduate Center, Mathematics,2006

Courses Taught

Research and Projects


Expository Article

The above can be used for a mentored student research and/or student independent study. Click the link above to access the article.

Selected Mentored Student Research Projects


Selected publications

Honors, Awards and Affiliations

  • CUNY Community College Research Grant–Mentored Undergraduate Research Grant
  • William Stewart Travel Grant
  • CUNY Collaborative Incentive Research Grant ($40,000)
  • Support from the Fields institute
  • Support from the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
  • PSC-CUNY Research Award for many years
  • Travel Grant from Korean Mathematical Society
  • Travel Grant from American Mathematical Society

Additional Information