
Department of Mathematics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA 021394307
Web: http://math.mit.edu/~apost/


Email address:
apost atsign math dot mit dot edu
Department Phone: (617) 2534381
Department Fax: (617) 2534358

Education:
 
19941997

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Ph.D. in Mathematics, June 1997


Thesis: Enumeration in Algebra and Geometry


Thesis advisor: Richard Stanley


19931994  Graduate studies at
Moscow Independent University, Russia


19881993  Moscow State University, Russia


M.S. Diploma with honors in Mathematics, June 1993


Advisor:
Askold Khovanskii 
Employment:
 
2013present  Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Professor of Applied Mathematics 

20062013  Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics 

20012006  Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics 

19992001
 University of California, Berkeley


Miller Institute for Basic Research in Science


Miller Research Fellow


19971999  Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Applied Mathematics Instructor 
Fields of Interest:
 

Combinatorics, its applications, and its relationship 

with algebra, geometry, representation theory, physics,
 
and analysis. 
Awards:
 
2018 
ICM invited speaker, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

20062011 
NSF CAREER Award DMS0504629 

20062009 
Edmund F. Kelly Research Award, M.I.T. 

20032006 
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship 

20022013 
Solomon Buchsbaum AT&T Research Fund, M.I.T. 

19992001

Miller Research Fellowship, UC Berkeley 


