Professor - University of Utah

Education

July 2002 | Ph.D. in Mathematics, University of Illinois at Chicago |

February 2001 | Dottorato di Ricerca in Matematica, Università di Genova |

February 1996 | Laurea in Matematica (summa cum laude), Università di Milano |

Appointments

2017-2019 | Associate Department Chair, University of Utah |

2014-present | Professor, University of Utah |

2009-2014 | Associate Professor, University of Utah |

2005-2009 | Assistant Professor, University of Utah |

2002-2005 | T. H. Hildebrandt Research Assistant Professor, University of Michigan |

Visiting Positions

01/19-05/19 | Research Professor, MSRI, Birational Geometry and Moduli Spaces |

05/11-06/11 | Visiting Professor, École Normale Supérieure |

05/09-07/09 | Visiting Scholar, Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu |

01/09-05/09 | Research Member, MSRI, Jumbo Program in Algebraic Geometry |

May 2005 | Visiting Scholar, Università di Genova |

09/05-04/06 | Member, Institute for Advanced Study |

09/99-12/99 | Visiting Research Assistant, University of Hong Kong |

Research Grants, Fellowships, and Honors

2020-2023 | NSF Grant DMS-2001254, PI |

Class 2019 | Fellow of the American Mathematical Society |

2017-2020 | NSF Grant DMS-1700769, PI |

2014-2017 | NSF Grant DMS-1402907, PI |

2013-2016 | NSF FRG Grant DMS-1265285, PI |

2012-2013 | Simons Fellow in Mathematics |

2009-2014 | NSF CAREER Grant DMS-0847059, PI |

2009 | Fellowship, Foundation Sciences Mathématiques de Paris |

2005-2011 | John E. and Marva M. Warnock Presidential Endowed Chair, University of Utah |

2005 | Fellowship, Istituto Nazionale di Alta Matematica |

2005-2008 | NSF Grant DMS-0548325, PI |

2002-2005 | Rackham Research Grant, University of Michigan |

2002 | Rackham Faculty Summer Fellowship, University of Michigan |

2000-2001 | University Fellowship, University of Illinois at Chicago |

1996-2000 | Doctoral Scholarship, Università di Genova |

Other Grants

2019-2020 | SB196 Math Teacher Preparation Grant, Office of the Commissioner, Utah System of Higher Education, PI |

2015 | NSF Grant 1447423, 2015 AMS Summer Institute in Algebraic Geometry, Co-PI |

2015 | NSF Grant 1500652, The Boot Camp for the 2015 Algebraic Geometry Summer Research Institute, Co-PI |

2015 | NSA Grant H98230-15-1-0225, AMS Summer Institute in Algebraic Geometry, PI |

2013–2018 | NSF RTG Grant DMS-1246989, Algebraic Geometry and Topology at the University of Utah, Co-PI & Co-Director |