BOULDER, CO, May 07, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Martin E. Walter with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Walter celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
For the duration of his career, Dr. Walter has inspired countless generations of students at the University of Colorado Boulder. He began his tenue in 1973, when he accepted a position as an assistant professor of mathematics. In 1977, Dr. Walter advanced to become an associate professor of math, and subsequently began serving as a full professor in 1984.
Dr. Walter received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Redlands in 1966. In 1969, he obtained a Master of Science from the University of California Irvine, where he earned a Doctor of Philosophy in 1971. During this time, he was selected as a functional analysis fellow at the University of California Los Angeles between 1970 and 1971. Prior to his successes at the University of Colorado Boulder, Dr. Walter worked as a research associate at Queen's University in Ontario, Canada.
In accounting for his success, Dr. Walter credits the influence of his teachers, who inspired him to utilize his intelligence to the best of his ability. Having come of age in Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, he was fond of hiking in the mountains and climbing trees. As he grew up, his passion for nature evolved into his appreciation for science. While attending high school, in San Jacinto, California, Dr. Walter won the Southern California Science Fair and participated in the International Science Fair in Seattle.
Dr. Walter has authored the book "Mathematics For The Environment" with a second edition subtitled "As If Survival Matters." In addition, he is a regular contributor of articles to various professional journals. He has previously volunteered as a mathematics consultant with the Boulder County Health Department. Dr. Walter maintains his membership with the American Mathematical Society and the Math Association of America.
Throughout the course of his career, Dr. Walter has been recognized with numerous accolades. Most recently, he was honored with the Boulder Faculty Assembly (BFA) Award for Excellence in Leadership and Service. Dr. Walter has been recognized as a fellow by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the Woodrow Wilson Foundation and the National Science Foundation.
Supplementing his career, Dr. Walter served as a volunteer for the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Sierra Club. In his free time, he engages with the Colorado Mountain Club as a junior rock-climbing instructor. In everything he does, Dr. Walter aims to apply his passion for and knowledge of nature.
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