Joan & Joseph Birman Research Prize Selection Committee

Composition: The selection committee consists of four members on staggered four year appointments. The chair of the committee is one of the two members serving in their fourth year.

Charge: The selection committee  should identify and select a women who has made outstanding contributions to the fields of geometry and topology as well as urge departmental chairs and other colleagues to nominate candidates for the prize. The committee is also charged to write a citation for the winning candidate and to communicate the decision and citation to the President, Executive Director and the Managing Director.

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Committee Name Member Name Committee Term
Joan & Joseph Birman Committee Emelie Arvidsson 8/1/23 – 1/31/27
Joan & Joseph Birman Committee Kasia Jankiewicz (Chair) 8/1/23 – 1/31/27
Joan & Joseph Birman Committee Efstratia Kalfagianni 5/20/24 – 1/31/25
Joan & Joseph Birman Committee Brooke Shipley 6/1/24 – 1/31/25