Marvin Jay Greenberg

TitleProfessor Emeritus of Mathematics
DivisionPhysical & Biological Sciences
DepartmentMathematics Department
OfficeNo office on campus
Campus Mail StopMathematics Department
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Marvin Jay  Greenberg

Honors, Awards and Grants

Lester R. Ford Award for Mathematical Exposition received from the Mathematical Association of America at their summer meeting in 2011.

Selected Publications


  • Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometries: Development and History (4th edition, 2008, W.H. Freeman & Co.)

  • Algebraic Topology: A First Course by Marvin J. Greenberg and John R. Harper (revised edition, 1981, Westview Press)

  • Lectures on forms in many variables (1969, W.A. Benjamin)

Recent Article

  • M. Greenberg, Old and New Results in the Foundations of Elementary Plane Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometries (American Mathematical Monthly, March2010, 198-219)