John Quinn


PhD, MA, BA Mathematics


John Quinn graduated from UC Riverside in 2013 with a Doctorate in Mathematics. He also attended UC San Diego, where he received his Bachelor's degree in Mathematics in 2007. He also holds a certificate in Electronics Technology.


Dr. Quinn taught mathematics in the Hawaii public school system at Kealakehe Intermediate School and at Kohala High School. John also worked as an associate instructor in the UC Riverside mathematics department.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • John has enjoyed skateboarding since the early days, earning 6th place at the Thrasher Junkfest Skateboard competition in San Diego in 1992, and 3rd place at the Kohala Roots Skatepark Go Skate Day Competition in 2014.
  • John is a member of the Alternative Propulsion Engineering Conference, seeking to apply new understandings of gravity to spaceflight and other applications.
  • John's mathematics research links the disciplines of quantum physics and fractal geometry.