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Personal Profile of Dr. Andrei Okounkov

Biography

Born in 1969 in Moscow, Andrei Okounkov studied at the Moscow State University, from which he received his bachelor degree and his doctorate in mathematics (1995). He taught at University of Chicago, UC Berkeley, and Princeton University and is currently Samuel Eilenberg Professor of Mathematics at Columbia University. Andrei is a recipient of the Sloan Research Fellowship (2000), a Packard Fellowship (2001), the European Mathematical Society Prize (2004), the Fields Medal (2006), and the Compositio Prize (2010). His main research interest is modern mathematical physics.

Current/Future Committee Membership
Name Office Start Date End Date
Board of Trustees Vice Chair of the Board (4/1/13-3/31/16) Mar 01, 2013 Feb 28, 2017
Committee on Trustees Ex officio, Vice Chair May 09, 2014 Feb 28, 2015
Steering Committee Vice Chair, ex officio Apr 01, 2013 Mar 31, 2016

Past Committee Membership
Name Office Start Date End Date
Board of Trustees Ex-officio Trustee, SAC Co-Chair Jul 01, 2010 Jun 30, 2013
Committee on Trustees Ex officio (Vice Chair) Oct 11, 2013 Feb 28, 2014
Scientific Advisory Committee SAC Co-Chair (7/1/2010 - 6/30/2013) Apr 01, 2007 Jun 30, 2011
Scientific Advisory Committee SAC Co-Chair (7/1/2010 - 6/30/2013) Jul 01, 2010 Jun 30, 2013
Steering Committee Ex officio (SAC Co-Chair) Jul 01, 2010 Jun 30, 2013
  1. Workshop Introductory Workshop on Combinatorial Representation Theory

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    Jan 22, 2008
    Tuesday
    02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
      Characters of Symmetric Groups
    Andrei Okounkov (Columbia University)
    Jan 23, 2008
    Wednesday
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
      Characters of Symmetric Groups
    Andrei Okounkov (Columbia University)
    Jan 24, 2008
    Thursday
    02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
      Characters of Symmetric Groups
    Andrei Okounkov (Columbia University)