Manuel Ferreira, Jr., EdD

Field(s) of Interest/Expertise

  • Quantitative Research in Mathematics
  • Teaching and Learning Styles

Courses Taught at Felician University

MATH 122 Statistics
MATH 160 College Algebra
MATH 161 Precalculus
MATH 241 Discrete Mathematics
MATH 434 Abstract Algebra
MATH 710 Applied Biostatistics

Publications/Research

Review of article entitled " Adult Understanding of Addition and Subtraction Scenarios as Previously Learned in Elementary School."
in The Journal of Mathematical Behavior, Fall 2012.
Presented a paper entitled "Dyscalculia in English as a Second Language Students"
at the University of Florida at Jacksonville, Florida on June 14, 2012.
“Leadership in Higher Education: Is there a Modality Difference?”
Presented by Manuel J. Ferreira, Jr. Ed.D. December 2011, Journal of Educational Research and Administration at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.
“A New Approach to Staff Development: Clustering”
Presented by Manuel J. Ferreira, Jr. Ed.D. October 2003, New Jersey School Boards Association, Atlantic City, NJ
“What Works in Mathematics Education”
Presented by Manuel J. Ferreira, Jr. Ed.D. November 2003, New Jersey principals and Supervisors Association Annual Convention, Atlantic City, NJ
“Writing in the Mathematics Curriculum: A Tiered Approach”
Presented by Manuel J. Ferreira, jr. Ed.D. , Association for Curriculum Development Annal Convention, March 2004, New Orleans, LA.
“Senior Projects in Mathematics: The Pathway to a Productive Senior Year in High School.”
Presented by Manuel J. Ferreira, Jr. Ed.D. , New Jersey Association for Curriculum and Development Annual Meeting, March 2002.
“Keeping the Teacher in the Mathematics Classroom: A new Approach to Teacher education in Mathematics.”
Presented by Manuel J. Ferreira, Jr. Ed.D., Association for Curriculum and Development, March 2002, San Francisco, CA.
Felician University Institute for Gerontology presentation, “Creating a Cost-Effective Institute for Gerontology in an Institution of Higher Education”
Co-presenter with IFG Research Team at American Society of Aging Conference, March 2018, San Francisco, CA.
Felician University Institute for Gerontology Research Study, “Aging Expectations, Attitudes and Perceptions of College Students”
Co-presenter with IFG Research Team at American Society of Aging Conference, March 2017, Chicago, Ill.
Assistant Professor Manuel Ferreira
Office Location:
Kirby Room 215
Contact Phone:
(201) 559-6042
Contact Email:

Education

BA - Rutgers University
MA - Montclair University
EdD - Rutgers University

Positions Held

Associate Professor of Mathematics
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Associate Dean of Mathematics, Computer, Natural and Social Sciences, A&S
Associate Dean of Offsite Programs