Dr. Sunday A. AjoseMathematician, Mathematics Educator, Teacher, Scholar above all else, always a kind, gentle, caring mentor and friend 2013 Inductee
The late Dr. Sunday Ajose was an Associate Professor of Mathematics and Mathematics Education at East Carolina University from 1988 until his passing in 2012. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio in 1968. In 1970, he received his Master of Arts degree from Northwestern University and in 1974 he received his PhD from the University of South Carolina. He began his career as a middle school math teacher. Dr. Ajose taught at Kean College of New Jersey and chaired the Mathematics Department at Essex County College during his career which spanned nearly 50 years. Dr. Ajose was a member of the International Congress for Mathematics Education, the Benjamin Banneker Association, and the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics as well as the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.