Vanessa Cohen Ph.D.


Mathematics, Upper School Teacher

Contact Information


Phone Number
(410) 559-3183

Personal Information


Vanessa Cohen joined Garrison Forest in 2009 as an Upper School Mathematics teacher.  She is originally from St. Louis, Missouri, where she completed a B.S. in Physics at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.  Dr. Cohen moved to the University of Maryland in 2002, where she worked as a teaching assistant and research assistant in the Astronomy Department.  She earned a M.S. in Astronomy in 2005, and completed her Ph.D. dissertation on black hole dynamics in 2009.

Dr. Cohen lives on campus, and she enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with her family.


Upper School

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