Abstract / Synopsis
This article chronicles the journey of an immigrant female mathematician in the United States. The chronicle encompasses early training, encouragements received, road-blocks encountered and the background while growing up which shaped the core of her being. The loving, supportive and educative background she received early in life provided the strength to withstand the hurdles thrown in the path of her career advancement. These hurdles are not unique to the author; many immigrant professionals face similar situations. The purpose of the article is to bring awareness to these challenges such professionals face and how they still persevere with discipline and focus.
Bhamini M. Nayar, "The Professional Journey of a Female Mathematician: From India to the United States," Journal of Humanistic Mathematics, Volume 14 Issue 1 (January 2024), pages 290-300. DOI: 10.5642/jhummath.YRLJ1160. Available at: https://scholarship.claremont.edu/jhm/vol14/iss1/18