** Education **

- PhD in Pure Mathematics, University of Sheffield, UK, 2008 (thesis available here)
- MMath, University of Durham, UK, 2004

** Previous positions **

- Postdoctoral Fellow of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences, 2011–2013 (fellowship held at the University of Alberta)
- Max Wyman Assistant Professor in Number Theory, University of Alberta, 2008–2011

** Courses taught **

- Linear Algebra I, MATH 125
- Calculus for the Physical Sciences I, MATH 144
- Differential Equations, MATH 201
- Intermediate Calculus II, MATH 215
- Linear Algebra II, MATH 225
- Ring Theory, MATH 228
- Graph Theory, MATH 322
- Elementary Number Theory, MATH 324
- Group Theory, MATH 328
- Introduction to Differential Equations, MATH 334
- Reading in Mathematics, MATH 497
- Research Project in Mathematics, MATH/STAT 499, as supervisor and as course coordinator
- Algebraic Number Theory, MATH 512

** Seminars **

Seminar In Number Theory for Alberta Students (SINTAS)

Class field theory (no longer running)

** Conferences organized **

** Mathematical interests **

My primary mathematical interests are in algebraic number theory, a branch of number theory that uses algebraic tools (among others) to understand the integers.

** Papers **

- Factorial-Type Recurrence Relations and \(p\)-adic Incomplete Gamma Functions. To appear in
*Acta Arithmetica*. (A pre-submission version is on the arXiv.) - \(p\)-Adic roots of chromatic polynomials,
*Graphs and Combinatorics*, April 2020. This is a post-peer-review version. It includes no changes made by the copyeditor. The final authenticated version is available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00373-020-02171-y. - The equivalence of Rubin's Conjecture and the ETNC/LRNC for certain biquadratic extensions,
*Glasgow Mathematical Journal*, August 2013. pdf - Local and global fundamental classes for multiquadratic extensions,
*Journal of Number Theory*, February 2013. pdf - Connecting homomorphisms associated to Tate sequences,
*Acta Arithmetica*, July 2011. pdf - The fractional Galois ideal for arbitrary order of vanishing,
*International Journal of Number Theory*, February 2011. pdf - Functoriality of the fractional Galois ideal, with V. Snaith,
*Canadian Journal of Mathematics*, July 2010. (Full text at journal) - On the \(p\)-adic Beilinson Conjecture for number fields, with A. Besser, R. de Jeu and X.-F. Roblot, special volume of the Pure and Applied Mathematics Quarterly on the occasion of Serre's 80th birthday, January 2009. (Full text at journal)
- The canonical fractional Galois ideal at \(s=0\),
*Journal of Number Theory*, June 2008. pdf

** Non-mathematical interests **

- Reading
- Photography