Job Opportunities 2022

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for **two Whyburn Research Associate and Lecturer postdoctoral positions**.

Martin Hairer will visit the department in the period November 28 – December 3. He will deliver the Fall 2022 installment of our VML series which will consist of 3 lectures on November 29, 30 and December 1. Details TBA.

UVA Mathematics and UVA Physics, in cooperation with UVA Departments of Women, Gender and Sexuality, Department of History, and College of Arts and Sciences, are delighted to host a performance of “**Diving into Math with Emmy Noether**”.

- Thursday, September 8, at 7pm. Old Cabell Hall Auditorium. Free of charge.

Final Exercises ceremony for Department of Mathematics will be on Saturday, May 21, 2022 in Warner Hall (previously named Maury Hall), Room 209 (12:00 - 1:30 p.m.)

**Update. due to forecasted heat on Saturday, we are using the inclement weather location.**

- Lecture 1 - “
**Universal construction and TQFTs: from Frobenius algebras to finite state automata**”. Monday, April 18, 5:00-6:00pm, Nau 101. Notes - Lecture 2 - “
**Homological algebra of link homology: categorification of the Jones polynomial and the Kuperberg bracket**”. Tuesday, April 19, 5:00-6:00pm, Nau 101. Notes - Lecture 3 - “
**Foams, categorification of Reshetikhin-Turaev link invariants: GL(N) link homology and the 4-color theorem**”. Wednesday, April 20, 5:00-6:00pm, Ridley G006. Notes

The lectures will be in-person, and they will be preceded by the Workshop on Categorical Methods in Representation Theory and Quantum Topology.