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Benjamin Braun
Associate Professor
Ph.D. Washington University in St. Louis, 2007.
Algebraic, Geometric, and Topological Combinatorics.
Richard Ehrenborg
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1993.
Algebraic Combinatorics.
Carl Lee
Ph.D., Cornell University, 1981.
Polytopes; Mathematics Education.
Margaret Readdy
Ph.D., Michigan State  University, 1993.
Algebraic Combinatorics.
Martha Yip
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2010.
Algebraic Combinatorics and Combinatorial Representation Theory.
Yuan Zhou
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Calfornia, Davis, 2017.
Discrete Optimization.

Graduate Students

  • Karthik Chandrasekhar (Ehrenborg)
  • Brian Davis (Braun)
  • Alex Happ (Ehrenborg)
  • Marie Meyer (Braun)
  • McCabe Olsen (Braun)

Recent PhDs

    Visiting Faculty and Postdocs Alumni (First Position after U Kentucky Listed)

    • Raphael Gonzalez D'Leon 
    • Sergey Kitaev , Visiting Assistant Professor Fall 2003 - Fall 2004, Tenure-track Assistant Professor at Reykjavik University in Iceland
    • Edwin O'SheaVisiting Assistant Professor 2006 - 2007, Two-year postdoc at CINVESTAV in Mexico City, Mexico
    • Jakayla RobbinsPostdoctoral Scholar 2003-2004, Tenure-track Assistant Professor at the University of Montana
    • Guoce Xin , Visiting Assistant Professor 2005 - 2006, Center for Combinatorics, Nankai University
    Affiliated Faculty



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