Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

M.A. in mathematics 1979 Maria Curie-Sklodowska Univ., Lublin, Poland
M.A. in statistics 1981 University of California, Berkeley
Ph.D. in statistics 1984 University of California, Berkeley

EMPLOYMENT

Visiting Asst. Prof. University of California, San Diego 1984-85
Assistant Professor Polish Academy of Sciences 1985-87
Visiting Asst. Prof. Purdue University 1987-88
Assistant Professor University of Washington, Seattle 1988-90
Associate Professor University of Washington, Seattle 1990-93
Professor University of Washington, Seattle 1993-present

HONORS, AWARDS, FELLOWSHIPS, ETC.

1975 First Prize at the Polish Mathematical Olympiad
1980-82 Stanley M. Tasheira and Genevieve Lichtig Fellowship and Scholarship, University of California, Berkeley
1984-85 S.E. Warschawski Assistant Professorship, University of California, San Diego
1992 American Mathematical Society Centennial Research Fellowship
1992 Rollo Davidson Prize
1999 "Kolmogorov Lecture" (Fields Institute, Toronto)
1999 Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Statistics
2011 Wacław Sierpiński Lecture and Medal
2012 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (inaugural class)
2013 Member of Washington State Academy of Sciences
2016 Carver Medal of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
2019 Institute of Mathematical Statistics Medallion Lecture

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

1991-2004 co-manager of an electronic "Probability Abstract Service" (with R. Bass and M. Sharpe)
1992 co-organizer (with R. Bass) of "Seminar on Stochastic Processes 1992"
1992-1994 Associate editor of Probability Theory and Related Fields
1994-2000 Advisory Board member of Probability Theory and Related Fields
1995-1999 Founding Editor (with R. Carmona and G. Lawler) of Electronic Journal of Probability and Electronic Communications in Probability
1996-2002 Associate editor of Stochastic Processes and Their Applications
1997-1999 member of the Publications Committee of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
1997-1999 Associate Program Secretary for Probability and Its Applications of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
1997-98 topic organizer, Stochastic Analysis Program at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley
1998-2010 moderator of the probability section of the Mathematics ArXiv
1999-2001 American Statistical Association Task Force on Electronic Publications, representative of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
1999 chair of the Publications Committee of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
2000-2008 Editor of Transactions of the American Mathematical Society (Probability and Statistics)
2000-2003 member of the IMS Electronic Issues Committee
2000-2002 IMS representative with project Euclid
2002-2005 member of the American Mathematical Society Committee on Publications
2003-2009 Associate editor of Annals of Probability
2003-2011 Associate editor of Annales de l'Institut Henri Poincaré
2003-2011 Associate editor of Probability Surveys
2005-2011 Associate editor of ALEA, Latin American Journal of Probability and Mathematical Statistics
2006-2009 Institute of Mathematical Statistics Web editor
2006-present Associate editor of Probability and Mathematical Statistics
2007-2011 Associate editor of Electronic Research Announcements in Mathematical Sciences
2008-2011 Member of the London Mathematical Society Board of Editorial Advisers (for the Bulletin, Journal and Proceedings LMS)
2009-2011 Associate editor of Annals of Applied Probability
2010-2011 Member of the Council of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics
2012-2014 Editor of Annals of Probability
2017-2021 Associate editor of Canadian Journal of Mathematics and Canadian Mathematical Bulletin
2018-present Associate editor of Potential Analysis

DOCTORAL STUDENTS

1. John Verzani (1994) "Path properties of historical super-Brownian motion"
2. Siva Athreya (1998) "Probability and semilinear partial differential equations"
3. Dorothea Eberz-Wagner (1999) "Discrete growth models"
4. Rajesh Nandy (2001) "Estimation of spectral gap using coupling techniques"
5. Jason Swanson (2004) "Variations of stochastic processes: alternative approaches"
6. David White (2005) "Processes with inert drift"
7. Sona Zaveri (2006) "The second eigenfunction of the Neumann Laplacian on thin regions"
8. Ryan Card (2009) "Brownian motion with boundary diffusion"
9. Mauricio Duarte (2012) "Stationary distribution for spinning reflecting diffusions"
10. Sayan Banerjee (2013) "On particle interaction models"
11. Wai-Tong (Louis) Fan (2014) "Interacting particle systems with partial annihilation through membranes"
12. Tvrtko Tadić (2015) "Time-like graphical models"
13. Clayton Barnes (2018) "Brownian particles with inert drift"