Marrielle Myers


Dr. Marrielle Myers (she/her/hers) is a tenured Associate Professor of elementary mathematics education and also serves as the Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for the Bagwell College of Education. Her research lies at the intersection of teaching mathematics for social justice, Political Conocimiento for teaching mathematics, and supporting pre-service teachers development of critical consciousness. Her current research project is funded by The Spencer Foundation and conducted in conjunction with colleagues at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign and the University of Las Vegas at Nevada.

In addition to publishing journal articles and book chapters, Dr. Myers regularly provides professional development (teacher training) with local schools (throughout Georgia) as well as international partner schools in Brazil, Trinidad and Tobago, and Ecuador. Dr. Myers was the 2022 KSU Diversity and Inclusion award recipient. She was also an AMTE STaR fellow, a KSU EXCEL fellow, and the winner of the Early Career Award for the Bagwell College of Education.

Dr. Myers was born and raised in North Carolina and is a proud product of the Durham Public School system. After earning a B.S. in mathematics from Hampton University (2003), she went on to earn an M.Ed. (2007) and Ph.D. (2014) in mathematics education from North Carolina State University. Prior to assuming her faculty position, Dr. Myers taught elementary, middle, and high school mathematics in both formal and informal settings and has over 20 years of experience in tutoring and teaching various areas of K-12 mathematics.