The AMS, founded in 1888 to further the interests of mathematical research and scholarship, serves the national and international community through its publications, meetings, advocacy and other programs, which
- promote mathematical research, its communication and uses,
- encourage and promote the transmission of mathematical understanding and skills,
- support mathematical education at all levels,
- advance the status of the profession of mathematics, encouraging and facilitating full participation of all individuals,
- foster an awareness and appreciation of mathematics and its connections to other disciplines and everyday life.
What We Do
As a leader in the international mathematical community, the AMS is dedicated to partnering with mathematicians around the world to…
- Support and fund researchers and programs that advance new research;
- Publish foundational and new research in journals and books;
- Engage and nurture students to develop talent and interest in exploring mathematics and research;
- Provide forums to support and networking to advance research and professional goals;
- Advocate for funding and support of research and education in the US and internationally; and
- Collaborate with organizations across business, industry, and government to develop and highlight career options for mathematicians.
Where to Find Us
The AMS has three offices in the US - our headquarters in Providence, Rhode Island; MathSciNet in Ann Arbor, Michigan; and the Office of Government Relations in Washington, DC. Come pay us a visit!
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