# Colloquia, Conferences, Seminars & Events

## Announcements

Nancy Scherich, a Ph.D. student in the Mathematics Department at UCSB, has won Science Magazine's annual Dance Your Ph.D. contest. Her entry illustrated her research into braid group theory through aerial interpretive dance. Click through to the complete article for a YouTube video of her performance. Congratulations, Nancy!

- Award
- dance
- Topology
- knot theory
- braid groups

From left to right: Danielle Nagy, Undergraduate Advisor; Medina Price, Graduate Advisor; Ana Pacheco, Academic & Financial Affairs Assistant

- photos
- staff
- halloween

- Awards
- AAEOY

- endowment
- alumni
- scholarship

The University of California, Santa Barbara Mathematics Department is pleased to introduce three new faculty members: Karel Casteels, Davit Harutyunyan, and Hanming Zhou. See the full article for more about these new professors.

- introductions
- Faculty

*Tenure track or tenured position in Mathematics*

- recruitment
- tenure track
- algebra
- assistant professor
- associate professor

*Tenure track positions in Mathematics*

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for two positions at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Algebra, broadly construed, including algebraic geometry, number theory, and connections to combinatorics. See the full posting for details.

- recruitment
- tenure track
- assistant professor
- algebra

## Colloquia, Conferences, and Seminars

- Algebraic Geometry Seminar, Tuesdays 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Rm 6617
- Applied Mathematics/PDE Seminars, Fridays 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Rm 4607
- Differential Geometry Seminar , Fridays 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. SH 6635
- Discrete Geometry and Combinatorics Seminar , Wednesdays 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. SH 4607B
- Geometry, Topology and Physics, Fridays 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm SH 6635
- Graduate Algebra Seminar, Fridays 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., SH 6617
- Graduate Student Colloquium , Alternate Thursdays 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. SH 6635
- Graduate Student Seminar, Wednesdays 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. SH 4607
- Graduate Topology Seminar, Tuesdays 11 am SH 6617
- Mathematics Colloquium , Thursdays 3:30 p.m. -5:00 p.m. Rm. 6635
- Quantum Topology Seminar, Wednesdays 11 a.m. SH 6635
- Teaching & Learning Seminar, Thursdays 1:00 - 2:00 p.m., SH 4607
- Topology Seminar, Tuesday 3:30 - 4:30 pm, SH 4608B