# News & Updates

Prof. Eric Woolgar: New Interim Site Director at the University of Alberta

PIMS is please to welcome Professor Eric Woolgar as the new Interim Site Director representing the University of Alberta. Professor Woolgar began his one-year term on July 1, 2024. A professor of...

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences Announces New Interim Co-Director International

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences is pleased to announce the appointment of Gabriel Paternain as Interim Co-Director International of PIMS, beginning July 1, 2024. Professor...

PIMS Announces the Departure of Dr. Jayadev Athreya as Co-Director International

With mixed emotions, we announce that Jayadev Athreya will be stepping down from his role as Co-Director International at the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS). Jayadev Athreya...

Leadership Changes at PIMS

PIMS is pleased to announce that Professors Ã–zgÃ¼r Yilmaz, Kristine Bauer, and Jayadev Athreya have begun their new appointments at the Institute. The appointments, which were approved by the PIMS...

Prof. Wenyuan Liao: New Site Director at the University of Calgary

PIMS is pleased to welcome Professor Wenyuan Liao as the new Site Director representing the University of Calgary. Professor Liao will begin his three-year term on July 1, 2022. A professor of...

PIMS Board Announces New Leadership Changes in 2022

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) is pleased to announce new changes in leadership that will take effect on July 1, 2022. The PIMS Board approved the appointment of Professor...

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences Announces New Interim Director

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Jayadev Athreya as Interim Director. Jayadev Athreya is a Professor of Mathematics and...

Ã–zgÃ¼r Yilmaz announced as the Interim Deputy Director at PIMS

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS), is pleased to appoint Prof. Ã–zgÃ¼r Yilmaz, as the interim Deputy Director, starting on July 1, 2021. Ã–zgÃ¼r Yilmaz is a Professor of...

New Site Director at the University of Manitoba

PIMS is pleased to welcome Professor Stephanie Portet, as the new Site Director representing the University of Manitoba. She begins her three-year term on July 1, 2021. Professor Portet's research is...