Salomé Martínez, full professor of the Department of Mathematical Engineering and researcher at the Center for Mathematical Modeling (CMM), will receive the award in the Education category at a ceremony to be held on November 10.
The Universidad Andrés Bello Merit Award is one of the most important awards given by this institution and seeks to recognize the contribution of various personalities of the country in different disciplines and areas of national activity: Education; Arts and Culture; Humanities and Social Sciences; Sports and Wellbeing; Sciences; and Figure of the Year. In particular, the distinction for Education was awarded by the Jury for Prof. Martínez’s significant contributions to the development of fundamental and applied mathematics and mathematics education, as well as for her efforts in the area of gender equity and the contribution that this has meant.
The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 5:30 pm.
UPDATE: Watch the ceremony in Vimeo