Department of MathematicsWestern Science

Full-Time Faculty

Janusz Adamus

Janusz Adamus

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Local analytic geometry, singularities, local algebra
Biography: Ph.D., University of Toronto (2003)
Tatyana Barron

Tatyana Barron

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Analysis on manifolds, complex geometry, symplectic geometry, automorphic forms, quantization
Dan Christensen

Dan Christensen

Professor Associate Chair (Graduate)

Research Interests / Specializations: Algebraic topology, homotopy type theory, derived categories, modular representation theory, mathematical physics, algebraic and scientific computation
Biography: Professor Ph.D. MIT 1997
MC 103B
x86530
jdc@uwo.ca

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Graham			 	   Denham

Graham Denham

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Algebraic combinatorics; arrangements of hyperplanes and subspaces; configuration spaces; combinatorial aspects of rational homotopy theory
Biography: PhD at the University of Michigan in 1999
Ajneet Dhillon

Ajneet Dhillon

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Algebraic geometry, algebraic stacks, moduli of bundles, essential dimension and derived categories. Currently I am studying derived categories of root stacks with a view to applications in arithmetic geometry.
Matthias Franz

Matthias Franz

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Transformation groups, toric topology, homological algebra, computer algebra
Chris Hall

Chris Hall

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Number Theory, Arithmetic Geometry
MC 114
86531
chall69@uwo.ca

John Jardine

John Jardine

Professor, Chair

Research Interests / Specializations: Homotopy theory and its applications, algebraic geometry, category theory
Chris Kapulkin

Chris Kapulkin

Assistant Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Category Theory, Homotopy Theory, Homotopy Type Theory, Categorical Representation Theory, Cryptography
Masoud Khalkali

Masoud Khalkali

Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Noncommutative geometry, mathematical physics, noncommutative spectral geometry and geometric analysis, cyclic cohomology, operator algebras, quantum groups and Hopf algebras.
Nicole Lemire

Nicole Lemire

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Associate Professor Birational invariant theory, multiplicative invariants, algebraic groups, Galois cohomology, Lie theory, representation theory, lattices, essential dimension, vector bundles over curves
MC 103C
x86533
nlemire@uwo.ca

Ján Mináč

Ján Mináč

Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Class field theory, Galois cohomology, absolute Galois groups, group cohomology, motivic cohomology, anabelian geometry, Langlands program
Vicki Olds

Vicki Olds

Assistant Professor

MC 103G
x86520
volds@uwo.ca

Martin Pinsonnault

Martin Pinsonnault

Associate Professor Ph.D. UQAM, 2002

Research Interests / Specializations: Symplectic geometry, Gromov-Witten invariants, Hamiltonian groups actions, low dimensional topology
Teaching: Metric Space Topology, Lie Groups
Lex E. Renner

Lex E. Renner

Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Algebraic groups and monoids, related combinatorics. Algebraic transformation groups, invariant theory. Standard canonical form for linear transformations over DVRs.
Biography: Ph.D., University of British Columbia, 1982
MC 130
x86515
lex@uwo.ca

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David  Riley

David Riley

Professor, Associate Chair (Undergraduate)

Research Interests / Specializations: Associative algebra, Lie algebra, and group theory; the relationship between identities, gradings, and actions.
Rasul  Shafikov

Rasul Shafikov

Associate Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Several complex variables: holomorphic mappings and CR geometry; polynomial and rational convexity and approximation theory; Levi-flat sets.
Gordon Sinnamon

Gordon Sinnamon

Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Hardy inequalities, Fourier inequalities, function spaces, positive operators