Brief CV

Gang Tian

Education:
Ph.D. in Mathematics, Harvard University, 1988
M. S. in Mathematics, Peking University, China, 1984
B. S. in Mathematics, Nanjing University, China, 1982

Research Areas:
Differential Geometry, Geometric Analysis, Symplectic Geometry,

Employment:
Professor of Mathematics, 1991- Peking University, Beijing, China
Higgins professor of Mathematics, 2009-  , Princeton University, NJ
Professor of Mathematics, 2003-2009, Princeton University, NJ
Simons Professor of Mathematics, 1996-2006, M. I. T., Cambridge, MA
Professor of Mathematics, 1995-1996, M. I. T., Cambridge, MA
Professor of Mathematics, 1992-1996, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Professor of Mathematics, 1991-, Peking University, Beijing, China
Associate Professor of Mathematics, 1991-1992, CIMS, NYU
Associate Professor of Mathematics, 1990-1991, SUNY, Stony Brook, NY
Associate Professor of Mathematics, 1988-1990, Princeton University, NJ

Other Activities:
Dean, 2013-, School of Mathematical Sciences, Peking University
Director, 2005- , Beijing International Center for Mathematical Research
Visiting Professor, Spring of 2000, Princeton University, NJ
Visiting Member, 1988-1989, Spring of 1998, Institute for Advance Study, Princeton
Visiting Member, Summer of 1991, Institute Hautes Etudes Science, France
Visiting Professor, Winter and Spring quarters of 1994, Stanford University, Stanford
Editor, 1994-2002, Pacific Journal of Mathematics
Editor, 1994-2002, Communications in Analysis and Geometry
Editor, 1994-2002, Pacific Journal of Mathematics
Associate Editor, 1995-1998, Journal of the American Mathematical Society
Editor, 1996-2007, International Mathematics Research Notices
Editor, 1998-now, Acta Mathematica Sinica
Editor, 1998-now, Geometry and Topology
Editor, 1998-now, Communication in Contemporary Mathematics
Editor, 2000-now, Advances in Mathematics
Editor, 2002-now, Journal of Geometric Analysis
Editor, 2002-now, Annel-I della Scuola Normale, Italy
Editor, 2007- now, Annals of Mathematics
Editor, 2001-now, Journal of Symplectic geometry

Memberships:
Organizing Committee for 1995 Frontiers of Sciences Symposium
(Sponsored by National Academy of Sciences)
Centennial Fellowship Committee, 1995-1997
Scientific Review Panel of Pacific Institute for Mathematical Sciences, 1996-2010
AMS Eastern Section Program Committee, 2000-2002
AMS Veblen Prize Committee 2000-
AMS Fan Ky Fund Committee 2000-
ICM 2002, Program Committee, 2001-2002
Scientific Advisory Committee, Pure and Applied Math. Int. , UCLA 2002-2008
Scientific Review Panel, Banff Int. Station for Mathematics, Canada, 2001-2004
Member of Chinese Academy, 2001-
Member of Academy of Arts and Science, 2004-
Chair of geometry panel for selecting speakers in geometry, ICM 2006.
Co-chair of annual program on differential geometry at MSRI, Berkeley, 2003—2004
Chair of 2005 Clay summer school on Ricci flow, Berkeley
Member of committee for annual program on geometric evolution equations at MSRI, Berkeley, 2006—2007
Advisory board for the ChangJiang professorship from the Ministry of Education in China, 2004-
Advisory board for the Tianyuan fund of National Science Foundation in China, 2006-
Member of committee for tri-semester program on geometrization in IHP, 2008
Scientific council for Int. Center for Theoretic Physics, Trieste, Italy, 2010-
Scientific committee of the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, 2010-
Member of Steele Prize Committee, AMS, 2012-
Member of Abel Prize Committee, Norway, 2012-
Member of SBM (Brazilian Math Society) Prize Committee, 2012-

Fellowships and Honors:
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, 1987
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, 1991-1993
19th Alan Waterman Award, 1994, NSF, USA
Oswald Veblen Prize, 1996, sponsors: American Mathematical Society
Elected to Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2001
Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2004.
Special national expert of Chinese 1000 program, 2010-

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