Alex Weekes is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Saskatchewan. His research is in pure mathematics, and focuses on representation theory, algebra, algebraic geometry, and mathematical physics. You can find more information on his Research page.

Alex completed my PhD in 2016 at the University of Toronto, under the supervision of Joel Kamnitzer. He was a postdoctoral researcher at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics from 2016-2019, where his mentor was Alexander Braverman. From 2019-2021 he was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of British Columbia, under Kai Behrend, Jim Bryan, and Sabin Cautis. He joined the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Saskatchewan in July 2021.

Interests

- Representation Theory
- Algebraic Geometry
- Commutative and non-commutative algebra
- Poisson and symplectic geometry
- Mathematical Physics

Education

PhD in Mathematics

University of Toronto

MSc in Mathematics

University of Toronto

BSc in Mathematics

Carleton University