Arithmetic Geometry and Algebraic Groups conference, May 24-28, 2023
Event start date: 2023/05/24

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The conference on Arithmetic Geometry and Algebraic Groups will be held at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA on May 24-28, 2023. The conference will bring together researchers working in arithmetic geometry and the theory of algebraic groups to discuss the latest achievements in both areas and specifically the recent results at their meeting ground. This conference is supported by the NSF grant DMS-2305231, by the Institute for mathematical sciences, and by the University of Virginia.

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Professor Ben Hayes honored for his research achievements in 2022

Ben Hayes

The University of Virginia honored faculty members across Grounds for their outstanding research and scholarship on Tuesday at the fourth annual Research Achievement Awards, held at The Pavilion at the Boar’s Head Resort.

Professor Ben Hayes was among the 2022 awardees of the NSF CAREER award.

“This year’s awardees are an incredibly talented group of faculty who are working every day to advance the frontiers of knowledge and human progress, and it was a pleasure to recognize their achievements in this way,” UVA President Jim Ryan said. “I’m grateful for their efforts and excited about what’s next for research at UVA, across disciplines, schools, and areas of study.”

Professor Ono Honored by the University of Chicago

Ken Ono

In May, Ono will receive the 2023 University of Chicago Alumni Award for Professional Achievement for his research in algebra, combinatorics and number theory. More details here.

The Math Behind the Medals: Professor Ken Ono Is Helping Virginia Revolutionize Swimming Performance

Ken Ono and Virginia head coach Todd DeSorbo. Photo Courtesy: Matthew Kent Riley/University of Virginia

The Swimming World magazine published a feature article on the work of Professor Ken Ono, who is helping the University of Virginia’s swimming team to reach new heights. The article is available here.

Former UVA REU student receives the AWM 2023 Schafer Prize

Faye Jackson

2022 UVa REU student Faye Jackson has been awarded the 2023 Alice T. Schafer Prize by the Association for Women in Mathematics. The award recognizes an outstanding undergraduate woman in mathematics.

Slava Krushkal named a 2023 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society

Slava Krushkal

Congratulations to our colleague Slava Krushkal who was named an AMS Fellow for contributions to low-dimensional topology and, in particular, the topology of 4-manifolds!

Professor Ono Elected to Board of IAS

Ken Ono

Located in Princeton, New Jersey, the Institute for Advanced Study has been the academic home of Albert Einstein and a collection of the world’s most influential scholars in mathematics and physics since its founding in 1930. There have been more than 8,000 members affiliated with the IAS, including 34 Nobel Laureates and 42 Fields Medalists. Ken Ono, the University of Virginia’s Marvin Rosenblum Professor of Mathematics, will join the IAS Board of Trustees in January 2023.

2023 Southeastern Probability Conference II

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Event start date: 2023/08/14

The 2023 Southeastern Probability Conference II will be held at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA on Aug 14-15, 2023. (There will be two meetings in the conference series this year. The 2023 Southeastern Probability Conference I will be at Duke University on May 15-16, 2023.)

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Tenure Track Job Opportunities 2022

UVA Rotunda in the Fall

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, invites applications for a tenure-track full-time position, with a focus on the area of Algebraic Topology.

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