Curriculum Vitae

Place of birth: Philadelphia, PA
Date of birth: October 10, 1944


University of Rochester, Mathematics, M.A. (1968), Ph.D. (1972)
Harvard University, Biophysics, 1965-66
University of Pennsylvania, Philosophy, B.A. (1965)
Central High School, Philadelphia, B.A. (1961)


1986- Professor of Mathematics

Lehman College (CUNY) and the CUNY Graduate Center

1986-91 Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Lehman College
Professor of Mathematics, Lehman College and the Graduate Center

1981-86 Dean of the Graduate School and Professor of Mathematics, Rutgers-Newark,
and Graduate Faculty in Mathematics, Rutgers-New Brunswick

1971-81 Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
Professor of Mathematics (1979-81)
Associate Professor (1975-79)
Assistant Professor (1972-75)
Instructor (1971-72)

Visiting Positions:

1970 Lent and Easter terms, University of Cambridge
Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics

1972-1973 Moscow State University, Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics
IREX fellowship with I. M. Gelfand

1974-1975 Institute for Advanced Study
Assistant to Andre Weil in the School of Mathematics

1975-1976 Rockefeller University (with Mark Kac and Morris Schreiber) and Brooklyn College (CUNY)
1977-1978 Harvard University, Department of Mathematics and Kennedy School of Government, Program in Science and International Affairs
1990-1991 Institute for Advanced Study, School of Mathematics
1999-2000 Institute for Advanced Study, School of Mathematics
2000-2001 Tel Aviv University, Visiting Professor of Mathematics
Fall, 2007 Institute for Advanced Study, School of Mathematics
Fall, 2008 Princeton University, Department of Mathematics