Prof. Dr. Daniel Greb - Short CV

since 04/2020 Deputy spokesperson of the DFG-Research Training Group "Symmetries & Classifying Spaces" @ Uni DuE
11/2017 - 06/2021 Managing Editor of "Contributions to Algebra and Geometry"
since 01/2017 Member of the Editorial Board of "Contributions to Algebra and Geometry"
since 06/2016 Member of the Editorial Board of "Abhandlungen aus dem Mathematischen Seminar der Universität Hamburg"
since 10/2014 W3-Professor for Algebraic Geometry, Universität Duisburg-Essen
06/2014 Offer W3-Professor position, Philipps-Universität Marburg (declined)
08/2014 - 09/2014 W2-Professor for Algebra/Topology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
12/2013 Offer W2-Professor position, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main (declined)
02/2013 - 07/2014 Juniorprofessor for Algebra/Topology, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
02/2013 Habilitation, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
04/2012 - 09/2012 Visiting Professor (Professurvertretung), Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Spring 2011 Visiting Fellow, Princeton University
Spring 2009 Postdoctoral Fellow, MSRI, Berkeley (Program: Algebraic Geometry)
11/2008 - 01/2013 Akademischer Rat auf Zeit, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
10/2007 - 10/2008 Postdoctoral Assistant, Universität zu Köln, Research group: Prof. Dr. Stefan Kebekus
01/2008 Dr. rer. nat., Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Advisor: Prof. Dr. Peter Heinzner
10/2004 Diplom Mathematik, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
09/2004 M.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Warwick, Advisor: Prof. John Rawnsley




Mathematical Ancestry (Year and place of PhD)


  • Daniel Greb (2008, Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
  • Peter Heinzner (1986, Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
  • Alan Trinler Huckleberry (1970, Stanford University)
  • Halsey Lawrence Royden (1951, Harvard University)
  • Lars Valerian Ahlfors (1932, Helsinki University)
  • Rolf Herman Nevanlinna (1919, Helsinki University)
  • Ernst Leonard Lindelöf (1893, Helsinki University)
  • Robert Hjalmar Mellin (1882, Helsinki University)
  • Gösta Magnus Mittag-Leffler (1872, Uppsala University)
  • Göran Dillner (1863, Uppsala University)
  • Carl Johan Malmsten (1839, Uppsala University)
  • Jöns Svanberg (1796, Uppsala University)
  • Frederick Mallet (1752, Uppsala University)
  • Mårten Strömer (1731, Universität Uppsala)
  • Samuel Klingenstierna (1728, Philipps-Universität Marburg)
  • Christian M. von Wolff (1703, Universität Leipzig)
  • u.a. Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1666, Universität Leipzig)
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