Brian Parshall

G. T. Whyburn Professor

P. O. Box 400137
Dept. of Mathematics
301 Kerchof Hall

Research Areas
Representation Theory

A new approach to the Koszul property in representation theory (with L. Scott), J. Inst. Math. Jussieu 12 (2013), 153-197.

Cohomology of quantum groups via the geometry of the nullcone (with C. Bendel, D. Nakano, and C. Pillen), Memoirs of the Amer. Math. Soc. 229 (2014), 93 pages.

Research Interests

My research is in the area of representation/cohomology theory of finite groups, algebraic groups, quantum groups, finite dimensional algebras, and related objects. The publications listed above illustrate some of the topics that I am working on.


  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), University of Rochester
  • Master of Philosophy (MPHIL), Yale University
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Yale University