About Mira

Mira Bernstein holds a research faculty position in the interdisciplinary program in Science, Technology, and Society at Tufts University.  She is a founding member of the Metric Geometry and Gerrymandering Group.

Recent publications

A formula goes to court: Partisan gerrymandering and the efficiency gap,” Notices of the American Mathematical Society, to appear. (with Moon Duchin)

Recent and upcoming speaking engagements

Gerrymandering: Mathematics and Fairness in Theory and Practice,” General audience talk, Mount Holyoke College, April 20, 2017 (with Moon Duchin)

“How mathematicians—and others—can help fight gerrymandering,” Plenary address, Democratic Women of the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes, June 3, 2017

Talk sponsored by Departments of Mathematics and Politics, Juniata College, Fall 2017

Feature speaker, League of Women Voters of Wellesley, MA, September 28, 2017.