Blake Thornton

Blake Thornton

Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies
Teaching Professor of Mathematics
PhD, University of Utah, 2002
research interests:
  • Geometric Toplogy

contact info:

mailing address:

  • Washington University
    CB 1146
    One Brookings Drive
    St. Louis, MO 63130-4899

Blake Thornton helps direct the undergraduate mathematics major and he runs the Math Circle program for middle school math students.


Math Circles at Washington University, led by Blake Thornton, bring together junior high students who enjoy the beauty and fascination of mathematics with an instructor who leads the exploration of intriguing topics.