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Athreya, Jayadev S. | Assistant Professor, appointed 2015 (PhD University of Chicago 2006)
Research interests: Dynamical systems |

Billey, Sara | Professor, appointed 2002 (PhD University of California, San Diego 1994)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic combinatorics, Lie theory and computational geometry |

Bube, Kenneth P. | Professor, appointed 1986 (PhD Stanford University 1978)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Numerical analysis, partial differential equations |

Burdzy, Krzysztof | Professor, appointed 1988 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 1984)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Probability theory |

Burke, James | Professor, appointed 1985 (PhD University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 1983)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Optimization, nonsmooth analysis |

Chen, Zhen-Qing | Professor, appointed 1998 (PhD Washington University 1992)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Probability theory, stochastic analysis |

Collingwood, David | Professor, Undergraduate Program Director, appointed 1987 (PhD University of Utah 1983)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Computational biology, Lie theory |

Duchamp, Thomas E. | Professor, Applied and Computational Mathematical Sciences Program Director, appointed 1979 (PhD University of Illinois 1976)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Differential geometry |

Graham, C. Robin | Professor, appointed 1984 (PhD Princeton University 1981)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Differential geometry, partial differential equations, mathematical physics |

Greenberg, Ralph | Professor, appointed 1978 (PhD Princeton University 1971)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Number theory |

Hoffman, Christopher | Professor and Victor Klee Faculty Fellow, appointed 1999 (PhD Stanford University 1996)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Discrete probability |

Irving, Ron | Professor and Chair, appointed 1980 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1977)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebra |

Koblitz, Neal I. | Professor, appointed 1979 (PhD Princeton University 1974)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Number theory and cryptography |

Kovács, Sándor | Craig McKibben and Sarah Merner Professor, appointed 2000 (PhD University of Utah 1995)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic geometry |

Lee, John M. | Professor, appointed 1986 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1982)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Differential geometry, partial differential equations |

Marshall, Donald E. | Professor, appointed 1976 (PhD University of California, Los Angeles 1976)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Complex analysis |

McGovern, William Monty | Professor, appointed 1990 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1987)
Photo Research interests: Representation theory |

Mitchell, Stephen | Professor, appointed 1985 (PhD University of Washington 1981)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic topology |

Morrow, James A. | Barbara Hand Sando and Vaho Rebassoo Professor, appointed 1969 (PhD Stanford University 1967)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Complex singularities, inverse problems |

Novik, Isabella | Professor, appointed 2004 (PhD Hebrew University 1999)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Geometric combinatorics |

Palmieri, John | Professor, Graduate Program Director, appointed 1999 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1991)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic topology, representation theory |

Pollack, Daniel | Professor, appointed 1996 (PhD Stanford University 1991)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Differential geometry, partial differential equations, general relativity |

Rohde, Steffen | Professor and Robert B. Warfield, Jr., Faculty Fellow, appointed 1998 (PhD Technische Universität Berlin 1989)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Analysis and Probability, with an emphasis on geometric function theory |

Smith, Hart | Professor, appointed 1991 (PhD Princeton University 1989)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Partial differential equations, Fourier analysis |

Smith, S. Paul | Professor, appointed 1986 (PhD University of Leeds 1981)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebra |

Solomyak, Boris | Professor, appointed 1992 (PhD Leningrad University 1986)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Fractals and dynamics |

Stein, William | Professor, appointed 2006 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 2000)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Number theory, computation |

Sylvester, John | Professor, appointed 1987 (PhD Courant Institute of Mathematical Scienc 1980)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Partial differential equations |

Thomas, Rekha | Professor, appointed 2000 (PhD Cornell University 1994)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Optimization and Computational Algebra |

Toro, Tatiana | Robert and Elaine Phelps Professor and Associate Chair, appointed 1996 (PhD Stanford University 1992)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Analysis, geometric measure theory |

Tuncel, Selim | Professor, appointed 1986 (PhD University of Warwick 1982)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Ergodic theory, symbolic dynamics |

Uhlmann, Gunther | Walker Family Professor, appointed 1984 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1976)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Partial differential equations |

Warner, Garth | Professor, appointed 1966 (PhD University of Michigan 1966)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Representation theory |

Yuan, Yu | Professor, appointed 2001 (PhD University of Minnesota 1998)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Partial differential equations and differential geometry |

Zhang, James | Professor, appointed 1994 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1991)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebra and noncommutative algebraic geometry |

Arms, Judith M. | Associate Professor, appointed 1980 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 1977)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Geometric analysis of Hamiltonian systems with symmetry |

Devinatz, Ethan | Associate Professor, appointed 1991 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1985)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic topology |

Dumitriu, Ioana | Associate Professor, appointed 2006 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2003)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Random matrix theory, numerical analysis and scientific computing, algorithmic and probabilistic game theory |

Lieblich, Max | Associate Professor, appointed 2009 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2004)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic geometry |

Pal, Soumik | Associate Professor, appointed 2008 (PhD Columbia University 2006)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Applied and theoretical probability |

Pevtsova, Julia | Associate Professor, appointed 2008 (PhD Northwestern University 2002)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Representation theory |

Drusvyatskiy, Dmitriy | Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD Cornell University 2013)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Nonsmooth optimization, variational analysis, and the connections of these disciplines to semi-algebraic geometry |

Narayanan, Hariharan | Assistant Professor, appointed 2012 (PhD University of Chicago 2009)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Combinatorics and Discrete Geometry, Probability |

Rothvoß, Thomas | Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne 2009)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Theoretical computer science and discrete mathematics |

Viray, Bianca | Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 2010)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Number theory and algebraic geometry |

Conroy, Matthew | Senior Lecturer, Director of the Math Study Center, appointed 2004 (PhD University of Colorado 1997)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Analytic number theory |

Loveless, Andrew | Senior Lecturer, appointed 2005 (PhD Washington State University 2005)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Number theory, cryptography, and combinatorics |

Nichifor, Alexandra | Senior Lecturer, appointed 2004 (PhD University of Washington 2004)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic number theory |

Perkins, Patrick | Senior Lecturer, appointed 2000 (PhD University of Washington 1988)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebra and combinatorics |

Taggart, Jennifer | Senior Lecturer, appointed 2001 (PhD University of Colorado 1997)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebra & Calculus |

Bekyel, Ebru | Lecturer, appointed 2013 (PhD Brown University 2002)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Number Theory |

Ostroff, Jonah | Lecturer, appointed 2013 (PhD Brandeis University 2013)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Combinatorics |

Baland, Shawn | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2013 (PhD University of Aberdeen 2012)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Modular Representation Theory, Algebraic Geometry |

Chan, Kenneth | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2013 (PhD University of New South Wales 2010)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Noncommutative algebra and algebraic geometry |

Chirvasitu, Alexandru | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 2014)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Non-commutative geometry & quantum groups |

Chou, Chih-Chi | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD University of Illinois at Chicago 2014)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic geometry |

McGonagle, Matthew | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD Johns Hopkins University 2014)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Geometric analysis & partial differential equations |

Montalto Cruz, Carlos R. | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD Purdue University 2014)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Inverse problems, medical imaging, partial differential equations, micro-local analysis, differential geometry, imaging processing |

Raymond, Annie | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD Technische Universität Berlin 2014)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Combinatorial optimization & polyhedral combinatorics |

Reichert, Nicholas | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2014 (PhD Princeton University 2013)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Partial differential equations, differential geometry |

Wang , Zhenan | Acting Assistant Professor, appointed 2015 (PhD Northwestern University 2015)
Research interests: Representation theory of Lie groups |

Werness, Brent | Research Associate/NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, appointed 2013 (PhD University of Chicago 2012)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Probability theory and stochastic processes |

Dos Reis, Fanny | Part-Time Lecturer
Research interests: Differential Equations |

Heald, Andrea | Part-Time Lecturer, appointed 2013 (PhD University of Virginia 2015)
Web page Research interests: Algebra |

Naehrig, Natalie | Part-Time Lecturer (PhD Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochsc 2008)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebra and Number Theory |

Pezzoli, Elena | Part-Time Lecturer (PhD Stanford University 1998)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Logic and computational complexity, complexity of higher order functions, combinatorics, mathematical biology |

Brownell, Frank H. | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1950 (PhD Yale and Princeton University 1949)
Web page Research interests: Spectral analysis of Hilbert space operators, mathematical quantum mechanics, partial differential equations |

Curjel, Caspar R. | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1964 (PhD ETH, Zürich 1960)
Photo Research interests: Algebraic topology |

Curtis, Edward B. | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1970 (PhD Harvard University 1962)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Graph theory, networks |

Erickson, K. Bruce | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1973 (PhD University of Wisconsin 1970)
Web page Research interests: Probability theory |

Folland, Gerald B. | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1973 (PhD Princeton University 1971)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Harmonic analysis and differential equations |

Gangolli, Ramesh A. | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1962 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1961)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Probability theory, harmonic analysis on Lie groups |

Goldstein, Allen A. | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1964 (PhD Georgetown University 1954)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Approximation theory, non-linear programming, control theory, calculus of variations |

Grünbaum, Branko | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1966 (PhD Hebrew University 1957)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Geometry |

King, James R. | Associate Professor Emeritus, appointed 1974 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 1969)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Complex manifolds, instructional computing in geometry |

Lind, Douglas A. | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1975 (PhD Stanford University 1973)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Ergodic theory |

Monk, Steven G. | Associate Professor Emeritus, appointed 1964 (PhD University of Minnesota 1966)
Photo Research interests: Mathematics education |

Moore, Robert T. | Associate Professor Emeritus, appointed 1968 (PhD Princeton University 1964)
Photo Research interests: Operator theory, group representations, mathematical software and experimental mathematics |

Namioka, Isaac | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1963 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 1956)
Photo Research interests: Functional analysis |

Ozols, Vilnis | Assistant Professor Emeritus, appointed 1968 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 1967)
Photo Research interests: Lie groups, Riemannian geometry |

Ragozin, David | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1969 (PhD Harvard University 1967)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Approximation theory, splines, wavelets, numerical analysis, harmonic analysis |

Rockafellar, R. Tyrrell | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1966 (PhD Harvard University 1963)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Variational analysis and optimization |

Segal, Jack | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1960 (PhD University of Georgia 1960)
Photo Research interests: Topology, shape theory |

Stout, E. Lee | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1969 (PhD University of Wisconsin 1964)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Complex analysis |

Sullivan, John B. | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1973 (PhD Cornell University 1971)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Representations of classical groups |

Warfield, Virginia M. | Principal Lecturer Emeritus, appointed 1973 (PhD Brown University 1971)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Probability and the teaching of mathematics |

Westwater, M. John | Professor Emeritus, appointed 1970 (PhD University of Cambridge 1967)
Photo Research interests: Mathematical Physics |

Deconinck, Bernard | Adjunct Professor; Primary affiliation: UW Applied Mathematics, appointed 2012 (PhD University of Colorado 1998)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Nonlinear wave phenomena |

Fazel, Maryam | Adjunct Associate Professor; Primary affiliation: UW Electrical Engineering, appointed 2010 (PhD Stanford University 2002)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Optimization |

Greenbaum, Anne | Adjunct Professor; Primary affiliation: UW Applied Mathematics, appointed 1997 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 1981)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Applied analysis and computational mathematics |

LeVeque, Randy | Adjunct Professor; Primary affiliation: UW Applied Mathematics, appointed 2007 (PhD Stanford University 1982)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Numerical analysis, computational fluid dynamics, nonlinear PDEs, mathematical theory of conservation laws, software development |

Mesbahi, Mehran | Adjunct Professor; Primary affiliation: UW Aeronautics & Astronautics, appointed 2010 (PhD University of Southern California 1996)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Optimization |

Simonsen, Linda M. | Adjunct Professor; Primary affiliation: UW Bothell/Engineering & Mathematics, appointed 2012 (PhD Oregon State University 1995)
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Garnett, John | Affiliate Professor; Primary affiliation: UCLA, appointed 2007 (PhD University of Washington 1966)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Complex analysis, harmonic Analysis |

Goodearl, Ken | Affiliate Professor; Primary affiliation: UC Santa Barbara, appointed 1998 (PhD University of Washington 1971)
Web page Research interests: Noncommutative algebra |

Holroyd, Alexander | Affiliate Associate Professor; Primary affiliation: Microsoft Research, appointed 2009 (PhD University of Cambridge 2000)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Probability theory, with emphasis on discrete spatial models, including cellular automata, percolation, matching, and coupling. |

Kas, Arnold | Affiliate Professor; Primary affiliation: Boeing, appointed 1996 (PhD Stanford University 1966)
Research interests: PDE, applied mathematics |

Klee, Steven | Affiliate Assistant Professor; Primary affiliation: Seattle University, appointed 2013 (PhD University of Washington 2010)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Algebraic and geometric combinatorics; combinatorics of simplicial and cubical decompositions of polytopes and manifolds; connections between combinatorics, commutative algebra, and algebraic topology. |

Lauter, Kristin | Affiliate Professor; Primary affiliation: Microsoft Research, appointed 2009 (PhD University of Chicago 1996)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Number theory, algebraic geometry, cryptography, and coding theory |

Lubetzky, Eyal | Affiliate Associate Professor; Primary affiliation: Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences @ NYU, appointed 2008 (PhD Tel-Aviv University 2007)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Combinatorics, Probability Theory and Graph Theory, and their applications |

Nachmias, Asaf | Affiliate Assistant Professor; Primary affiliation: UBC, appointed 2011 (PhD University of California, Berkeley 2008)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Probability theory and statistical physics, Percolation, random walks and mixing times of Markov chains. |

Wilson, David Bruce | Affiliate Associate Professor; Primary affiliation: Microsoft Research, appointed 2000 (PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1996)
Web page, Photo Research interests: Stochastic processes, computer algorithms, probability and combinatorics |