Donna Ericksen
Department of Mathematics
Mathematics Education

Dr. Ericksen is a professor of Mathematics at Central Michigan University

External Grant Awards

  • (2001-2002) Awarded (with Dennis St. John and William Leibfritz) $214,352 grant under The Dwight D. Eisenhower Higher Education Grant Fund. “Changing Michigan’s Mathematics Preparation of Elementary Teachers-CM2PET.” 


  • Ph.D., Michigan State University
  • M.S., Old Dominion University
  • B.S., SUNY Fredonia

Professional Interests

  • The Teaching and Learning of Mathematics
  • Elementary Mathematics Curriculum

Teaching Areas

  • Mathematics Education

Selected Publications

  • Ericksen, Donna B. “Multiplication: Just the Facts Ma’am” Mathematics in Michigan. (Fall 2004, pp. 27-34).
  • Ericksen, D.B., St. John, D.and Leibfritz, W. “One Problem: Three Strategies” Online Journal for School Mathematics (ON-Math). (Spring 2004, Vol. 2, No. 3).