Lucia Caporaso - vita

Present position:

- Professor of Mathematics (Professore Ordinario di Geometria), Roma Tre University   (since november 2001).
- Head of the Department of Mathematics and Physics (since january 2013).

Education:

- Laurea in Matematica- La Sapienza University - 1989.
- Ph.D. in Mathematics - Harvard University - 1993.

Professional experience:

- Benjamin Pierce Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Harvard University, USA. 1993-97.
- Ricercatore Universitario, Tor Vergata University, Italy. 1994-95.
- Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. USA. 1997-2001
- Associate Professor, University of Sannio, Italy. 1999-2001.

Long term visiting positions:

- MSRI, Berkeley, USA (May 1993, January 2006, January-April 2009).
- University La Sapienza, Italy (September-December 1998).
- Roma Tre University, Italy (May 1999).
- IRMA, University of Strasbourg, France (October-December 2000).
- University of Nice, France (February-May 2001).
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Drawing by Dan Abramovich - 1993


Academic distinctions:

- Sloan foundation doctoral fellow, 1992-93.
- Invited speaker, AMS symposium on Algebraic Geometry, Santa Cruz 1995.
- Sloan foundation post-doctoral fellow, 1994-97.
- Invited speaker, European Congress of Mathematicians, Budapest 1996
- Prize Bartolozzi, U.M.I. 1997
- Plenary Speaker, XX Journées Arithmétiques, Université de Limoges 1997.
- Medaglia ''Le Scienze" for Mathematics, 2000.
- Invited speaker, AMS symposium on Algebraic Geometry, Seattle 2005.
- Invited speaker, AMS symposium on Algebraic Geometry, University of Utah 2015.
- Plenary Speaker, Congresso Unione Matematica Italiana, University of Siena 2015.
- Plenary Speaker, 31st Brazilian Mathematics Colloquium, IMPA Rio de Janeiro 2017.
- Invited Speaker, International Congress of Mathematics, Rio de Janeiro 2018.

Academic Services (selected):

- Chair of the Ph.D. Program in Mathematics at Roma TRE. 2002-2006.
- Member of Review Panels in mathematics for the NSF (National Science Foundation) USA. 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2010.
- Member of the "Exzellenzinitiative" Panel for the DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) Germany. 2006.
- Cochair, with Olivier Debarre (ENS Paris), of the GDRE-GRIFGA: (Italian-French Research Group in Algebraic Geometry). 2008-2010.
- Member of the Italian Delegation at the IMU (International Mathematical Union) General Assembly in Bangalore India. 2010.
- Member of the Mathematics Evaluation Panels for the Swedish Research Council - Sweden. 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.
- Member of the ANVUR GEV1 (Group of Experts for Mathematics and Informatics) for the VQR 2004-2011 (National Evaluation of Research). 2012-2013.
- Head of the Department of Mathematics and Physics at Roma Tre University. January 2013 - today
- Chair of the Board of Heads of Department at Roma Tre University. 2013-2015

Editorial Activity (current):

- Transactions of the American Mathematical Society - American Mathematical Society.
- Memoirs of the American Mathematica Society - American Mathematical Society.
- Algebraic Geometry - Foundation Compositio Mathematica.
- Rendiconti del Circolo Matematico di Palermo - Springer.
- Lecture Notes of the Unione Matematica Italiana - Springer.
- Maddmaths -SIMAI, UMI, AIRO.

My children in 2004