Ariane Masuda is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics at New York City College of Technology of The City University of New York (CUNY).

She received her bachelor’s degree from Universidade Federal do Paraná and a master’s degree from Universidade Federal Fluminense, both in Brazil. She holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics from Carleton University, and spent two years at the University of Ottawa as a National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) postdoctoral fellow, both in Canada. Her research interests lie in the area of Number Theory.  She has published papers in peer-reviewed journals.

She has extensive teaching experience and is dedicated to improving student performance. She is currently an Open Educational Resource (OER) Co-Director of the Opening Gateways project, funded by the U.S. Department of Education’s Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions program (Title V). In addition, she oversees the Peer-Led Team Learning (PLTL) Program.