West Lafayette, IN
Edray Herber Goins grew up in South Los Angeles, California. The product of the Los Angeles Unified (LAUSD) public school system, Dr. Goins attended the California Institute of Technology (http://www.caltech.edu/), where he majored in mathematics and physics, and earned his doctorate in mathematics from Stanford University (http://www.stanford.edu/). Dr. Goins is currently an Associate Professor of Mathematics at Purdue University (http://www.math.purdue.edu/) in West Lafayette, Indiana. He works in the field of number theory, as it pertains to the intersection of representation theory and algebraic geometry.