Caira Bongers

Instructor in Mathematics / Faculty Council Chair Elect

Caira Bongers teaches classes in quantitative reasoning, algebra, and calculus. She includes applications to the students’ individual majors, and she also emphasizes applications to personal finance. Caira has a particular interest in the historical origins of mathematics.


  • Ph.D. student, Economics, Temple University
  • M.A., Religious Studies, Bryn Athyn College
  • M.S., Applied Mathematics, Drexel University
  • B.A., Mathematics/Physical Sciences, Bryn Athyn College


  • Theta Alpha Award 2015

Areas of Expertise/Interest

  • History of math
  • Pascal’s Wager


Doering Center 107

Courses Taught