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Mathematician

Martin Robert Bridson, American mathematician. Hertford College, Oxford scholar, 1984-1986; Hutchinson fellow, 1988, Sloan fellow, 1990-1991, ESPRC Advanced Research fellow, since 1997. Member American Mathematics Society, London Mathematics Society, London Douglas Golf Club (Isle of Man), Oxford Union Society.

Background

Bridson, Martin Robert was born on October 22, 1964 in Douglas, Isle Man, British Isles. Came to the United States 1986. Son of Gerald Patrick and Lilian Mary (Stuart) Bridson.

Education

Bachelor with 1st class honours, University Oxford (England), 1986. Master of Arts, Hertford College, Oxford, 1986. Master of Science, Cornell University, 1988.

Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1991.

Career

Teaching fellow in mathematics Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1986-1990. Instructor Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1991-1992, assistant professor, 1993-1997. Tutorial fellow in mathematics Pembroke College, Oxford, England, since 1994.

Reader in mathematics University Oxford (England), 1996-1999, professor topology, since 1999. Visiting professor University Geneva, Switzerland, 1992-1993.

Membership

Member American Mathematics Society, London Mathematics Society, London Douglas Golf Club (Isle of Man), Oxford Union Society.

Connections

Married Julie Lynch, December 1995. 1 child, Siobhan L.

father:
Gerald Patrick Bridson

mother:
Lilian Mary (Stuart) Bridson

spouse:
Julie Lynch

child:
Siobhan L. Bridson