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Jeanette ShakalliCountry of origin: Panama Currently in: Panama, Panama City General field of specialization: Mathematical sciences
Degrees2012 Doctorate Mathematical sciences2007 Undergraduate Mathematical sciences
Current professionCurrent professional activities type:AdministrationDr. Shakalli currently serves as the Executive Director of the Panamanian Foundation for the Promotion of Mathematics (FUNDAPROMAT) with the purpose of promoting the study of mathematics in the Republic of Panama.
AffiliationsPanamanian Association for the Advancement of Science (APANAC)IEEE Panama SectionMathematical Association of America (MAA)American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)American Mathematical Society (AMS)Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)International Mathematical Union (IMU)
Other AwardsMay 2007Senior GE Prize for Mathematics MajorsThe Senior GE Prize for Mathematics Majors is an award sponsored by the General Electric Foundation given to a senior major in the Department of Mathematics of the University of Notre Dame who, in the opinion of the members of the faculty, excelled in mathematics in the senior year.Aug 2007The W. E. Coppage Fellowship for MathematicsThe Department of Mathematics of Texas A&M University awarded The W. E. Coppage Fellowship to Dr. Shakalli from 2007 until 2008.Apr 2017One of the Twenty Faces of the MAADr. Shakalli was recognized as One of the Twenty Faces of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) in the April/May 2017 edition of their magazine MAA FOCUS.Mar 2019IEEE Senior MemberIEEE Senior Membership is an honor bestowed only to those who have made significant contributions to the profession.Jun 2019Rotarian of the YearThe Rotary Club of Panama recognized Dr. Shakalli as the Rotarian of the Year 2018-2019.Oct 2019Featured Mathematician in the Lathisms Calendar 2019Lathisms showcases the contributions of Latinx and Hispanic mathematicians during Hispanic Heritage Month, which is celebrated in the United States from September 15 until October 15 every year.