(December 2020). Congratulations to Dr. Madelon de Kemp for succesfully defending her PhD thesis!
(December 2020). I am looking for a postdoc interested in working with me. The position is for two years. Applications should be submitted through the LSE jobs site; the application deadline is 22 January. Feel free to contact me with any queries.
(June 2020). I am organizing the Hausdorff Trimester Program on Discrete Optimization along with Daniel Dadush, Jesper Nederlof, Laura Sanità and László Végh. It will take place in Autumn 2021.
(November 2019). Congratulations to Dr. Thomas Bosman for succesfully defending his PhD!
(Oct 2018). I have been promoted to Associate Professor.
(June 2018). I have been awarded a VIDI grant by the NWO.
I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics at the London School of Economics and Political Science (here is my LSE profile). I am also affiliated with CWI in Amsterdam. I have been awarded a VIDI grant, a TOP grant, and a VENI grant (now completed) by the NWO (the Dutch Organization for Scientific Research).
I previously held a faculty position at the Department of Econometrics & Operations Research at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Before this, I spent three years an Applied Mathematics Instructor at MIT, under the mentorship of Michel Goemans. I was a PhD student in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at McGill University, in Montreal, Canada, advised by Bruce Shepherd and Adrian Vetta. My undergraduate education was at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.