Women in Combinatorics and Representation Theory

Diversity and Excellence Workshop

UC Riverside (online) - May 15-16, 2021.

The 2021 UC Riverside Diversity Workshop will be focused on Women in Combinatorics and Representation Theory.

The goal is to feature women who work on the many different aspects of these subjects and who work in a variety of institutions; including research universities, smaller state schools, liberal arts colleges and in industry/government.

This virtual workshop will take place on May 15-16, 2021 and will feature five plenary talks, two panel discussions, and six short talks.

Plenary Speakers

Pamela Harris

Associate Professor

Williams College

Sabine Lang

Teaching Assistant Professor

University of Denver

Sarah Mason

Associate Professor

Wake Forest University

Chelsea Walton

Associate Professor

Rice University

Elizabeth Wicks

Data and Applied Scientist


Short Talks

Magdalena Boos

DFG Principal Investigator

Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Sarah Brauner

Graduate Student

University of Minnesota

Eirini Chavli


Universität Stuttgart

Jianping Pan

Graduate Student

UC Davis

Lisa Schneider

Assistant Professor

Salisbury University

Yadira Valdivieso

Marie-Curie Fellow

University of Leicester

Organizing Committee

For any additional questions please contact the organizers:

Vyjayanthi Chari

vyjayanthi.chari [at] ucr.edu

Zajj Daugherty

zdaugherty [at] gc.cuny.edu

Nicolle González

nicolle [at] math.ucla.edu